ResearchBuzz Roundup 090606
Ask.com lets you search for smileys! Okay, sure, why not:
Heh. The Web 2.0 BS Generator:
Line up all your Wiki options and compare ‘em:
Compare Google and Yahoo maps side-by-side. Very nice:
Yahoo News & Media now has a blog category (ODP)
Automotive RSS feeds:
New search engine called ChaCha. Apparently it launched today but it’s so busy all it can offer me is a Pokemon ad and a request for my e-mail address. Story at Indy Star. The apparent hook with ChaCha is that it uses folks to help find things in real time. Quote: “The researchers, called ChaCha guides, get a base wage of $5 an hour. Top performers get $10 an hour. And, in a strategy to recruit quality employees and spread the word about ChaCha, guides who recruit their friends get a bonus.”
Free access to judicial decisions in New Zealand:
New bibliographical online database in business ethics: csr-news.net details.
How search results differ based on accented characters:
Jim Stroud gives pointers on the best keywords recruiters can use when searching, and the syntax that goes with them, to get the best results.
Really nice: Google Maps longitude and latitude popup .