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Figshare

“Figshare is an online digital repository where researchers can preserve and share their research outputs, including figures, datasets, images, and videos.” ​

CodeCademy

“Learn to code interactively, for free.”

ShareLaTeX

“The easy to use, online, collaborative LaTeX editor.” By the way, ShareLaTeX has the best LaTeX tutorials out there. Check it out. Also, see this excellent WikiBook on LaTeX.

Tables Generator

“Quickly create even complex LaTeX tables online with our generator – cells merging is supported together with borders editing.”

BitBucket

“Bitbucket is a web-based hosting service for projects that use Git revision control systems.”

WebPlotDigitizer

“Extract data from plots, images, and maps.”

doi2bib

“Give us a DOI and we’ll do our best to get you the BibTeX entry.” ​

BRISS

“A simple cross-platform (Linux, Windows, Mac OSX) application for cropping PDF files”

PDFtk

“Use PDFtk Pro to quickly split, merge, rotate, watermark, stamp and secure PDF pages and documents” Command line version (powerful, see examples); friendly graphical tool for Windows.