3 February 2008

Links for cool tools and quirky gadgets – L plates series

Connotea - social citations
Delicious - social bookmarks
Remember the Milk
Feed readers
Bloglines
Newsgator
Google Reader
Page2RSS - create a feed for a page that doesn't have one
RSS calendar – create a feed of events
Libworm - LIS feed archive
PBwiki – wiki
Meebo - Instant messaging/Chat rooms
Trailfire – Set up a web trail for others to follow.
Flickr – host your photos online
Flickrstorm - Search Flickr
Viddler - video hosting -- Example with timed comments
Slideshare -- presentations with optional audio -- A useful example

Google Custom Search Engines
Yahoo Pipes - mashing feeds
LibX - putting the web in the context of your library

Gadgets go search on Think Geek – http://www.thinkgeek.com/