Found something new (new to me anyway) on Google bookmarks. You can create and lists of bookmarks and make them available to the public. Here is the latest public updates and one of the lists I created…
Tag: Web 2.0
another streaming music site….
Live365 Internet Radio - Thousands of Free Online Radio Stations. Just found this one. I shall check it out further when I get home...
Take screenshots of websites…..
DropBoks – Free online file storage.
DropBoks - Free online file storage. (Secure online storage for files.). I spend a lot of time surfing the web and often try web applications that I find. Over the past week or so I have looked at several file storage apps. The best one that I found is DropBoks. I love the minimalist design … Continue reading DropBoks – Free online file storage.
looking at Windows Live….
I'm just taking it easy at home today because I was up late on Friday and Saturday ! I posted some pictures on this site and was also checking out Home - Windows Live. I use Ubuntu at home and I am much to attached to Google to replace them with anything else unless it … Continue reading looking at Windows Live….
Check out this music site: Lala. Listen from the web or download MP3's
the internet encourages social isolation is not necessarily true
More than 50 percent of Internet users who live with a spouse and at least one child go online with another person at least a few times a week, the survey found. Asked about the impact of new technologies, 47 percent said they have increased the quality of communication between family members, and the same … Continue reading the internet encourages social isolation is not necessarily true
zoho web apps and others…
http://start.zoho.com/pc/jsp/apps.jsp Zoho seems to be the most full featured of the web apps sites. I see they now have a database. more web apps... Open Directory - Search Results web applications - Google Search
Kiva - Loans that change lives This is a way for ordinary people to make small loans to small business entrepreneurs in the US and in other countries. I like the concept of individuals being able to lend to other individuals, bypassing the big business financial predators. Microfinance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Prosper: The … Continue reading P2P lending
another web application…
I went to Barnes and Noble today and browsed around the books and magazines. I was reading some computer magazine and found and article about web applications. Buzzword was mentioned and I had not encountered that one before. So, when I got back home, I opened an account. It's different from some other web apps … Continue reading another web application…
del.icio.us Tags: wikipedia, web2.0, web apps Today was a busy day, but I really did not make a lot of progress ! I went to get my blood drawn for labs, so that wasted about 2 hours. At work I did a lot of loose ends stuff but did not get a lot done otherwise. … Continue reading friday evening…
Should students use Wikipedia? « Eric Jennings
Should students use Wikipedia? « Eric Jennings Wikipedia is one of my favorite websites. Of course it should not be used as a sole source of information; use it as one source of many, or as starting point for further research. This caveat applies to the web in general; there are goldmines of good information … Continue reading Should students use Wikipedia? « Eric Jennings
In my web surfing today I did a search on Google for "virtual worlds" and while looking at some of the items listed I came across the term "web3.0" Curious how that differs from web2.0. I shall have to investigate later. Here are some links to get started... virtual worlds - Google Searchhttp://del.icio.us/search/?fr=del_icio_us&p=virtualworld&type=all WEB3.0 - … Continue reading web3.0
I saw this add-on for Firefox and decided to install it to see how well it works with my blog.ScribeFire :: Firefox Add-onsPowered by ScribeFire.
Be Careful when Citing Wikipedia « faithmaps blog If you read or browse my blog, you will see that I am a big fan of the Wikipedia. You can also see from the above blog post that you must use discernment and good judgment when using the Wikipedia or any other resource, especially on the … Continue reading Citing Wikipedia….
Book Listing Sites
I found a new book listing site today: Revish. An strange name, I have no idea what it means. Anyway I added the site to the two other book listing sites I belong to: Library Thing and Good Reads. They are all good sites. I think Library Thing has the most information in it, and … Continue reading Book Listing Sites
I had an easy day at work today, completed a couple spreadsheets and packed a couple boxes of files. This evening we went out for dinner and then to the mall: me, Sweetous, Piglette, and Mike. As old as I am and with my extensive experience with females, I should have known better than to … Continue reading friday…
eBible.com ...a social bookmarking website for the Bible. Sort of like del.icio.us but I think it needs some tweaking 'cause it's a little awkward to use. Or perhaps it's not awkward at all and I just have to learn more about how it works. I signed up for it, so I will soon find out. … Continue reading eBible.com
Windows Live Mail
Windows Live Mail - I guess I'll put in a good word for Microsoft. A lot of people are critical of the company, and I'm sure they have their faults, but I have been using this for the past couple weeks and I really like it. Live Mail is a huge improvement over the old … Continue reading Windows Live Mail
....been nearly a week since I blogged ! I was busy this weekend and last weekend. We were in Baltimore last weekend for the Franklin Graham Festival , which was a great event ! I was especially impressed with Billy Graham being well over 80 getting up there to preach and Beverley Shea (spelling) is … Continue reading sunday evening….