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My bookmarks for March 23rd through April 16th

April 16th, 2008 · No Comments

These are my links for March 23rd through April 16th:

  • fring ? Free mobile calls, and chat with mobile Skype, mobile MSN Messenger, mobile icq, Twitter, AIM® & Yahoo!? and more – fring? is a mobile internet service & community that enables you to access & interact with your social networks on-the-go, make free calls and live chat with all your fring, Skype®, MSN® Messenger, Google Talk?, ICQ, SIP, Twitter, Yahoo!? and AIM
  • – The Technology Place for Nonprofits – good example implementation of drupal, see also for another great drupal site
  • Singularity Conference – On October 24-26, join 100 of the world?s top web visionaries, developers, designers, thought leaders, and celebrities for three days of talks at this seminal web event. Ian Forrester is the subject of an upcoming interview on
  • Free Themes – Design Disease – Professional Blog Design – some great wordpress themes
  • BlogName – great group of themes, uses this theme.
  • MoMB’s bookmarks on – Museum of Modern Betas – web 2.0 applications
  • Google App Engine Blog: Introducing Google App Engine + our new blog – This preview of Google App Engine is available for the first 10,000 developers who sign up, and we plan to increase that number in near future.
  • CivicSpace Home | CivicSpace – cms community management software probably running on drupal and
  • Revision3 – Great news, world! I?m very pleased to announce that Veronica Belmont has joined the Revision3 family as Patrick Norton?s co-host on our tech-centric show Tekzilla, and we couldn?t be happier to have her on board.
  • Twinkle – New iPhone Twitter Client Uses Locate Me Features! | Just Another iPhone Blog – Twinkle is a shiny (cough, excuse bad pun) new native Twitter client for the iPhone, that adds location-aware features to your Twittering. It has a very nice and easy to use interface and works very well so far in my testing of it.
  • Dashboard | – a new way to track all your receipts.
  • :: Vídeos de sxsw2008 :: videos gratis – hey, a few of my sxsw videos got linked up on this French site os melhores videos de sxsw2008 with Leah Culver and Daniel Burka, Majorie Kase, and Electric Pulp (Guy Kawasaki’s guys)
  • PR 2.0 – Solis blogs at PR2.0,, and regularly contributes PR & tech insight to industry publications. Solis is among the original thought leaders who paved the way for Social Media
  • CERN creates a new super-fast internet, invites tons of people to a deathmatch – Engadget – Apparently, when CERN isn’t colliding particles (and ripping massive holes in the space-time continuum), it’s busy working on a new “internet” which will be 10,000 times faster than our current version.
  • – * Tag Digest ? a page in blog form of the most popular bookmarks seen * The original blog post introducing LiveMarks Homepage: Author: Alex Bosworth License: GPL
  • Aaron Mentele, Charisma 18 » south by – SXSW was awesome. Nowhere else in the entire field of geek can you plug in so easily. There are so many conversations, so many connections. It just feels good to be there. Hummel asked for a transcript of the conference, so here goes?
  • Twitter / stevewoolf – Steve has a bunch of great links in his twitter stream
  • NTV Rerun: EPIC-FU to TV? « NewTeeVee – The show now sees 2 million views per month across its archive, said Woolf, with new episodes receiving about 250,000 views. At this time last year, episodes were getting 30,000 to 40,000 views.
  • Magento – Home – Open Source eCommerce Evolved – Magento was designed with the notion that each eCommerce implementation has to be unique since no two businesses are alike. Magento’s modular architecture puts the control back in the hands of the online merchant and places no constraints on business proc
  • Twitter Friend Adder – Have you ever wanted more friends on your Twitter account? Now you can. Just enter your Twitter login details below and we’ll add 20 random friends to your account.
  • Magento – Store Demo – Open Source eCommerce Evolved – In the demo’s frontend, explore how a Magento-driven store might look to your customer and test some of the features. Get a feel for it by going through the checkout process, tagging a product or leaving a review.
  • Twitter Tools, Tweaks and Theories: TypePad Hacks – reviews of 26 powerful tools you can use to make Twitter do all kinds of groovy things
  • Casey Mckinnon, Veronica Belmont, Leah Culver rock SXSW 2008 – Bonnie Pierzina on drums, Leah Culver ( on bass, Veronica Belmont (Mahalo Daily) on guitar, and Casey Mckinnon (Galacticast) belting out vocals at SXSW 2008. Technical difficulties couldn’t stop tech’s hottest video bloggers from rocking.
  • My Blog – my springnet stumbleupon blog
  • TipLine – Gates’ Computer Tips – Each day during the school year I try to send out a computer tip or two. It’s usually a website, but sometimes it’s a news item or an Excel tip, etc. You can also find the archive of my tips going back to May of 2005. Please leave a comment to let me know
  • WP Themes at – WP themes and related resources. – A new Word Press theme has been launched recently, made free by Elegant Directory & AllinfoDir Web Directory. Theme has been called as Trendy; highlighting property of this theme is its decent and elegant look with 3 columns view and with integrated Adsen
  • 45+ Must See WordPress themes – This is the second article in the four-part series, “Powerful guide to master Your WordPress”. We are taking a look at some quality outstanding Free and premium WordPress themes, which have been released over the last few months.
  • Follow Twitter Conversations – – twitter search engine
  • – Your videos – Currently Viewing “Waking up in Amsterdam – Todd L Gilbert” – Todd L Gilbert is an American expat and blogger living in Amsterdam and seems to be having a blast living there. He’s agitproper on twitter and he’s big on the which he adopted early on (big in Amsterdam and Peru).
  • aNobii – community around books you’re reading. clever and well done
  • Jahshaka – Jahshaka is a video and film compositing, editing and special fx system that uses OpenGL & OpenML hardware rendering to give operators real time interactivity. The system is cross platform, and also includes full CG, paint and image processing modules.
  • TwitPic – Share photos on twitter – share your photos on twitter with twitpic
  • Who Are The Austin 80? – The situation in Burma has been getting out of control. People are dying as they fight for peace. Some of the monks have been beaten, arrested, and killed.
  • Digital Craig – First, we survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drankwhile they were pregnant. They took aspirin, ate blue-cheesedressing, and tuna from a can. They didn?t get tested for Diabetes and there are no Ultrasound photos of us in the womb.
  • Web Links – Metacafe – Studio – If you are familiar with names like Adobe, Alias, Apple, Avid, Discreet, Eyeon, Media100, Newtek, Pinnacle, Sony and Quantel, you will be surprised to find out that there is an open source video editing and post-production program that is freely available
  • Christine – Mashups for social change? Apparently, you’re not the only one that thinks this is a good idea. Last week, 122 project ideas were submitted to the annual NetSquared Mashup Challenge.
  • Fluid – Free Site Specific Browser for Mac OS X Leopard – Use Fluid to run YouTube, GTalk, Flickr, Basecamp, Delicious, .Mac webmail, or any other WebApp as a separate Mac desktop application.
  • Dimdim: Free Live Meeting, Web Conference, Net Meeting, Online Meetings, Online Training, Desktop Sharing, Web Meeting, Free Web conferencing, eLearning, Presentation Software, Web x collaboration, Collaboration software – Dimdim is the world´s first free web meeting service based on the open source platform. Dimdim is a browser-based web 2.0 service that allows anybody to share their desktop, show slides, as well as talk, listen, chat, and broadcast via webcam. Dimdim´s
  • – Hottest women in tech – 10. Wendy Cheng 9. Blair Butler 8. Kristen Holt 7. Amanda Congdon 6. Veronica Belmont 5. Cali Lewis 4. Olivia Munn 3. Jessica Chobot 2. Morgan Webb 1. Amber MacArthur
  • Welcome to GeekyMomma’s Blog: I’d Like To Thank My Producers, Mom & Dad! – In a follow-up post, I encouraged others outside our Twitter edtech network to join and today, Paul Terry Walhus (twitter @springnet) contacted me because he not only wanted to duplicate the concept for his SXSW network but he wanted to interview me (ME!,
  • Tasty Blog Snack – Justine Ezarik’s blog. submitted on springnet’s bookmarks on on her birthday. March 23, 2008 she turned 24.
  • gapingvoid: “cartoons drawn on the back of business cards” – When I was last in San Francisco a few weeks ago, my good friend, Shel Israel interviewed me, as part of his new gig. We talked about “Social Objects”, with a heavy emphasis on “Social Markers”.
  • Global Neighbourhoods – People everywhere, equipped with cameras and access are posting what they see, for a few friends or the entire world. It is the reporting of everday people and places and incidents that will never be ready for prime time, but are useful and interesting to
  • Free Video Chat and Video Conferencing from ooVoo – ooVoo is the next evolution in online communication ? a remarkably easy way to have a face-to-face video chat with friends, family or colleagues, no matter where they are in the world.
  • SEO for your WordPress Blog – This plugin is streamlined for some best practices for WordPress SEO. While it gives you many options the defaults reflect the settings I recommend using.
  • Twitter / zefrank – organizing colorwars on twitter
  • Tabs Open Relative :: Firefox Add-ons – open tab next to current tab like in Internet Explorer
  • Waking up in Amsterdam! – Friday, March 21st is Good Friday for Christians, but it?s also a sacred date for many other religions. People are celebrating Good Friday, Purim, Narouz, Eid Milad an Nabi, Small Holi, and Magha Puja. That doesn?t happen often.
  • SheGeeks – SheGeeks is a social network and social media discussion blog. Here, you can find the latest news on new social networks and media tools, technology, twitter, friendfeed, rssmeme, linkriver, web applications, web services and more.
  • Blog : LOL: The Life of Leo – To begin with we?re going to stream everything we do at TWiT, including the production of all our shows, live and interactive. To that end we?re adding considerable bandwidth: a T1 line and a cable modem to our existing DSL connectivity. We?ll Skype

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