I'm feeling superior and smug about the collection of useful things I have in my bookmarks, so I figured I would share some of them with anyone willing to read this
Like I don't have better things to do.Random Useful Things:
Down For Everyone or Just Me? If a site seems to be down you can check here whether it's actually down or if your computer/internet is just being an ass.
Wayback Machine A good site just stopped existing and there was something awesome in it that you want to get back? You might find it here!
Handwritten Symbol Recognition You see a symbol somewhere but don't know what it means or how to even look it up? You can try drawing it here and you'll get a bunch of suggestions as to what it could be.
Look for music with your voice There's a song in your head but you don't know the name of it or where it's from or anything to help you find it? You can sing or hum it here and see if the site will match it for you.
Online Stopwatch Stopwatch and a few other watch-things.
Fahrenheit to Celsius converter Fahrenheit is used in the USA and Celsius basically everywhere else, and both sides of the pond mutually agree to not memorize how the other's temperature system works. So just use this converter to instantly have the stupid wrong temperature become the right one that you can actually understand.
Because the countries of the world just can't recognize the superiority of Euro and insist on using their own currencies
Cos sometimes you just need to know how many dollars you get with this many euros and how much that would be in rubles.
World clock Sometimes you just want to know how much the clock is elsewhere. Also, Personal World Clock is the best thing ever. And there's lots of other stuff like that there.Creative Tools:
Random Word Generator Sometimes you just need one little word to get your creative juices flowing. This site will give you that word.
RhymeZone You need to find a rhyme for your word of choice? This place is helpful for just that.
Tip of My Tongue So there's a word you need for something but damnit if you can actually remember the word even though you know it! This place might help you out.
Reverse Dictionary You need a word but either you can't remember it or aren't even sure you know it? Here you can describe the thing you need and the site will suggest you stuff to match your description.
Words to describe smell, sound, taste, feel Cos sometimes you just forget to describe the other senses than sight, or don't have the words for it.
Magnetic Poetry Online ...cos fridge poetry is made of awesome.
If you have any useful sites that you think people should know of, feel free to post them here