Yeah, I’m still an old-fashioned text crawler, but I am starting to get more interested in the Internet radio out there. I was not aware of the huge number of programs listed […]
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The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, at the University of Texas at Austin, has a database of native plants with some really nice searching options. It’s available at http://www.wildflower.org/plants/ . Of course […]
First Google’s new book search features and now some upgrades to Google Spreadsheet. Like I’m ever going to get seven hours of sleep again in my life. I have actually been using […]
Amazon’s Mechanical Turk service has started on a humanitarian mission: to help find Steve Fossett. As you might have heard on the news, Steve Fossett went missing on September 3 while flying […]
Old Cook County (IL) records going online. Ah, the life of a Google in-house lawyer…. Motley Fool disappointed with Ask. Astronomers adding to Google Sky. Epicurious gets a redesign. Now THIS is […]