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Links for Tuesday, December 12, 2006

  • Cool Tools: Mr. McGroovy’s Box Rivets – “he common way to assemble projects with cardboard boxes is to slap pieces together with duct tape. But tape is clumsy, expensive, will unpeel outdoors in weather, looks clunky, and won’t take paint. A cool alternative are these Kevlar-like rivets specially designed for box cardboard. One shape does both sides.
  • Raj Setty: Launch of iPolipo – “The idea for this company was born when we noticed the frustration people faced in scheduling meetings with other people. While scheduling a group meeting was a nightmare, scheduling meeting with just ONE other person was no less painful. People almost had given up on solving that problem. We started watching the space more carefully and jotted our ideas and solutions.
  • Welcome to Chalk Ink! – “Chalk Ink Markers offer an innovative alternative to traditional chalk. They work on any non-porous surface. No dust. No smearing. They easily wash off any non-porous surface. The markers blend beautifully-allowing you to color your world exactly how you want it to look