Archive for May, 2009

http://www.sxc.hu/ Stock.xchang is a free stock photo service with a blog and tutorial feature. It doesn’t have the selection of istock, but does hold good high resolution quality images that seem to be unique to stock.xchang. As far as I can tell all the images are free but like Flickr, the copyright of each picture […]


Semantic technology Open Calais gains a foothold among publishers, according to CNET. Of course Enough has been using it for a couple of months on Drupal, and WebTech is trying out a module on WordPress.


There are so many tools for mapping, monitoring and feeding Twitter that it takes a blog to list them.


Redesigning TPM

25May09

Talk about a smart grid


A new stockphoto service has just launched, but this one is allowing you to license 10 photos a day for free with proper attribution. It’s called PhotoXpress. I did a quick search for health care-related photos, and interestingly, it seems to have at least some overlap with iStockphoto. I can spot a couple here that […]


I found a great article on tools for monitoring social media. There are 13 of these tools listed. Some I am familiar with, others I need to explore. But as we get deeper into engaging the social web, these tools will be very useful. The full article is here and the 13 tools are below: […]


Twitter is already the best place to find out what is happening in the word. And soon, http://search.twitter.com will include results drawn from the webpages Tweets link to, in addition to the content of the Tweets. This will make Twitter even more useful as a news and trend monitoring tool. More on this here.