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Turn YouTube into a Personal DJ using Amazing Web Applications

Normally whenever we are searching for a particular song on the internet the first place we go to is YouTube because it’s that kind of place where you will definitely going to find the kind of music you are looking for.

Although YouTube provides the option of creating playlists but if you want to make the process easier than there are loads of apps on the internet that allow you to do this in an easy yet simple way. So if you tend to be a music lover and want to use YouTube for listening to diverse free music, create playlists or keep tabs on your favorite singers and artists then here are some of the web apps and websites that will fulfill your desire:



MuzakBox is a very easy to use web app that takes a very simple and easy in creating a playlist for users from YouTube. All users have to do is choose an artist that they want to listen to and MuzakBox will do the rest of the stuff. It pulls all of the songs from YouTube of an artist that you have entered and create a single list. But this service is not for the people who want to listen to diverse kind of music because it essentially makes a list for one artist only at a time.

YouTube Jockey


Well YouTube Jockey is basically an Adobe Air app that allows users to create one playlist in a single instant. Users can search for songs and then add them to their playlist but the good thing is that users can choose that whether they want to display the video of any particular song or not. Plus the app also saves your playlist automatically so that you don’t have to bother to compile it again when you open the app next time.



StreamDrag is another innovative web application that allow users to create variety of playlists of music that is available on the online video service. No registration is required to use the service but signing up give users the option of managing and saving multiple playlists. All users have to do is search for their favorite songs and load them up on their playlist. Once playlist is created and is up-and-running, users can share their collection of songs with their friends via various social networking platforms including Twitter, Facebook and Delicious.

GMDesk: Easily Manage Google Services from your Desktop

gmdesk-1 Google has numerous web services that most of us regularly use. Often we have multiple browser tabs and in each tab we are operating a separate Google service. Here to tidy up things for you and better help manage those services is a great open-source tool called GMDesk.

GMDesk is a freeware for Windows computers. It is based on Adobe AIR hence it is cross-platform.

The program lets you separately manage the Google service you use namely Gmail, Calendar, Docs, Maps, Reader, and Picasa. These services operate in the application just like they would within the browser. But the difference is how you switch between these service: through the “Google applications” menu on top.


Through its simple approach, GMDesk lets you manage your Google services in a more organize manner. Furthermore usage of this freeware will free up some tabs on your web browser.

The program’s preferences let you control the apps to display. You select from the ones given or enter your Google Apps domain.


GMDesk can be downloaded from here.