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If You Can’t Be a Creator, Then Be a Curator

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Content curation is about finding the most relevant content about a topic online and listing all the relevant links found on that topic after a thorough research on the web. Here are the benefits of content curation and tips on how to do it well. Content curation is about finding the most relevant content about a topic online and listing all the relevant links found on that topic after a thorough research on the web. Here are the benefits of content curation and tips on how to do it well. 0 Comments

A Dynamite Personal Information Manager

Searching is one thing. Organizing and using the information you've found is quite another challenge, but a personal information manager called EverNote can really help. Searching is one thing. Organizing and using the information you've found is quite another challenge, but a personal information manager called EverNote can really help. 0 Comments

Managing the Firehose of Real-Time Information

RSS feeds, search alerts and other information monitoring technologies are great, but often end up providing too much of a good thing. PubSub is a 'matching engine' that offers a promising new way to keep up to date while alleviating information overload. RSS feeds, search alerts and other information monitoring technologies are great, but often end up providing too much of a good thing. PubSub is a 'matching engine' that offers a promising new way to keep up to date while alleviating information overload. 0 Comments

All About XML

XML, or Extensible Markup Language, has finally graduated from being a promising idea to a real technology that's transforming the web in new and powerful ways. XML, or Extensible Markup Language, has finally graduated from being a promising idea to a real technology that's transforming the web in new and powerful ways. 0 Comments

TripAdvisor Tells You Where to Go

TripAdvisor works like an online concierge, recommending places to stay and things to do once you reach your travel destination. TripAdvisor works like an online concierge, recommending places to stay and things to do once you reach your travel destination. 0 Comments

Backwash: A Web Concierge

Backwash is a hybrid portal, community and search site that organizes the Internet by personality, not by subject matter like most traditional search engines and directories. It's almost like a web concierge that can advise you on the best online places to visit based on your own personalized interests. Backwash is a hybrid portal, community and search site that organizes the Internet by personality, not by subject matter like most traditional search engines and directories. It's almost like a web concierge that can advise you on the best online places to visit based on your own personalized interests. 0 Comments

Searching for a Faithful Companion

Browser companions promise welcome relief from information overload - that is, until the companies offering them change business models or go out of business entirely. Browser companions promise welcome relief from information overload - that is, until the companies offering them change business models or go out of business entirely. 0 Comments