Computers in Libraries 2010 roundup
The following are some links to “cool stuff” from Computers in Libraries 2010 for a brown bag session at work.
Darlene Fichter’s slides: New and Cool Tools
Feed Informer: http://feed.informer.com/
Add multiple RSS feeds to one digest, output as an embeddable widget for your website
Are My Sites Up? http://aremysitesup.com
Notifies you when your website goes down.
Monitors up to 5 sites 25x per day for free. Alerts by SMS.
Online bookmarks: xmarks.com
Synchronize multiple computers, across browsers
Integrates in google search results, see when others have bookmarked a site
Nicole Engard’s Open Source Tools:
Her site: http://www.web2learning.net/
Open source desktop publishing: www.scribus.net
Open source video capture/streaming: Camstudio.org
MIT Mobile Web open source project
Random cool thing: oMoby – product recognition for iPhone