Tuesday, December 11, 2007

can't open those .docx files?

Install this patch from Microsoft which will let you open Office 2007 files in older versions of office.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/

Friday, December 07, 2007

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Pangea Day

Yeah, I don't really like to cross post, but I'm making an exception.

I'm looking forward to Pangea Day and I think you should too. Here's the link for more information.

http://tinyurl.com/2er7a2

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Media notice for Sharepoint

I think that Sharepoint will one day be all the rage. Is this a sign that it's starting?

http://www.cioinsight.com/article2/0,1397,2182392,00.asp

Thursday, September 06, 2007

British Library ebook masterpieces

I'm a sucker for sites like this one from the British Library that find a way to digitize a book without killing its character. These are definitely worth taking a long look at. See the books here.

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

YouTube for REAL geeks

Here's a video sharing site worth keeping an eye on. You don't have to be a rocket scientist to join, but it might really help. It was created to give scientists a place to post technical discussions.

SciVee

Monday, August 13, 2007

Thanks Tim.

Self promotion has never been more chic.

http://reactee.com/

Friday, August 10, 2007

Monday, July 23, 2007

visual (audible) music search

This is pretty amazing. Pick a mood and then follow the links.

http://musicovery.com

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

First look at Open Library

This will take some time to fully explore and consider.

The Open Library Demo

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Sunday, July 15, 2007

Samsung Q1 Ultra Mobile PC

I think I should get one of these and see if it's all that-- but hdd or ssd?


http://www.dynamism.com/q1/main.shtml

Thursday, May 17, 2007

netvibes

This is an impressive effort at the personal internet portal. What does it take to be a content option?

http://www.netvibes.com/

And here's another one:

http://www.pageflakes.com/

Friday, March 09, 2007

Library 2.0

Library 2.0 fans have a new social networking site to think about. Bill Drew is the mastermind behind the experiment. You can help chart the course for Library 2.0 by joining at library20.ning.com.

Tuesday, January 16, 2007


Me on vacation.