Posted on Saturday, November 10th, 2007 by Shachar Pessis
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Zuda – For some people Comics are a big deal, therefore we have dedicated a Comics Faveline on our Kids page, you can find there direct access to the best free online comics. Zuda has been created by DC Comics which is a big publisher in the comics world. Zuda is giving comic talents a platform to publish their art. Once a month, Zuda‘s editors will pick 10 submissions and post them for members of the Zuda community to vote on. The top vote-getter will be offered a one-year contract for 52 episodes. In this case registration is recommended as it allows you to create your own user profile, use community features like comments and ratings and vote for comics to get published.
FORA.tv – “Cogito, ergo sum” (Latin: “I think, therefore I am”). There are brilliant ideas, expressed everyday in public discussions and events, all over the world. Don’t miss them. FORA.tv delivers discourse, discussions and debates on the world’s most interesting political, social and cultural issues. Enables viewers to join the conversation. It provides deep, unfiltered content, tools for self-expression and a place for the interactive community to gather online. FORA.tv’s slogan is “The World is Thinking”. I say “What are you thinking?”
Ask500People – Polls are usually a boring activity, Ask500People has conducted a fun poll platform. Pick a poll, vote for it, and watch the results play out across the globe in real-time. All polls are created within its community, real people asking interesting questions. Check this recycling poll, it makes me happy knowing that mankind understands the importance of being Green. Ask ! Vote !
UpDown – My dad told me “What goes up always goes down and vice versa”. UpDown gives you $1,000,000 in virtual money to invest in stocks. If you beat the S&P index on a monthly basis you get rewarded real money. That’s not all, UpDown also pays members weekly for submitting the best stock analysis. So … Show me the money!!!
FotoFlexer – It seems like everyone is a photographer these days the outcome is that the net is full with online photo editors (Rsizr, WiredNess, Picnik and Phixr). FotoFlexer outstands all competitors as it provides a more complete online service, it provides 80-90% of the feature-set that is commonly used by Photoshop users. Moreover the site includes excellent demos that take you step by step through the wonders of online editing. A nice touch of the application is the ability to pull out an object from a picture. Give it a try.
The Breast Cancer Site – Just click here and then click the pink box, thats it. Your clicks will help provide free mammograms for women in need. Do you want to know more? well it has been reviewed fully on our blog. Donating has never been easier. Do the right thing. Click!
Mahalo Daily – This is definitely worth checking on a daily basis. Mahalo Daily is a daily video report hosted by Veronica Belmont. Veronica hosts the show brilliantly, it simply is fun to watch her. The daily topics are very eclectic (not only web 2.0). The daily show has been launched November 5th, so it is hard to summarize its accomplishments but it seems as the most promising content produced videos on the net. Enjoy!
emPivot – Who is Green? I am Green! My brother is Green! Are you Green?? emPivot is an outstanding green site, there are so many things you can do on this site. Search environmental and green-related multimedia content, watch thousands of green-related videos from individuals, entrepreneurs, companies, government agencies and non-governmental organizations. This is the most complete green resource on the net. Go ahead view Green from every angle.
Feed The Head – An incredible time wasting site. Feed The Head is a quest. It looks simple however it is quite complicated. Play with the balls, pull the nose, cry, grow hair, cut your hair, open the head, make it small, make it big, make it fly …. eventually you will solve this quest and if not send me an email and I will send you some solving hints. Wait thats not all, the site has two other fun features Acrobots and VectorPark make sure you check them as well. Even if you don’t solve them, I guarantee you will have a great time. MUST CHECK!
Head Defense – Well in the previous site you literally banged you head in order to solve it, here you need to bang your head to win. A fun game, Be the king of your castle. Defend your castle.
Next week on weekly faves – another head site!