The Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center has launched a new database to guide researchers to invention-related documents and collections. The Modern INventors Documentation (MIND) database aggregates information from hundreds of archives across the US […]
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The official Google blog recently announced a slant of Google Books that’s focused on Shakespeare. The front page of the site has the Bard’s works divided into several tabs, including comedy, tragedy, […]
Today when checking my information traps I came across an press release from Inventerprise LLC, announcing a new upcoming search engine called Jatalla.. And while it sounds like a cool idea, I’m […]
Google News as a Tag Cloud. Flash-based; doesn’t appear to work in Opera (works fine in Firefox.) Cloud on the left; click on a cloud and relevant stories appear on the right. […]
I know that there are lots of applications out there for people who want to read dozens and dozens (and sometimes hundreds) of RSS feeds. But I also know that there are […]