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Links for Monday, August 27, 2007

  • Jeremiah Owyang: Web Strategy: Integrating a Social Media Strategy – “As your programs become more sophisticated your organization will use social media tools first in a one-off then isolated method. As you progress learn how the tools are different, and start to plan to integrate them, linking to each other in tandem. Be sure to allow for flexibility as the process will never be as planned and each situation will be different.
  • Martin Heller: Process Monitor – “There are lots of times when I need to figure out how Windows, IE, Firefox, or some application does something, or where the app in question stores a configuration setting. These days, the first diagnostic tool I reach for in those situation is Process Monitor (Procmon).
  • Lifehack: 18 Tips for Killer Presentations – “Becoming a competent, rather than just confident, speaker requires a lot of practice. But here are a few things you can consider to start sharpening your presentation skills.
  • New York Times: Drop Foreseen in Median Price of U.S. Homes – “The median price of American homes is expected to fall this year for the first time since federal housing agencies began keeping statistics in 1950.
  • Life Crawler: Event Cam – “Webcast your Second Life event.
  • Virtual Worlds News: Blogging the SLCC: Developers in Second Life – “Glenn Fisher, who heads the Developer Program in Second Life, gathered Jeff Bar, Amazon’s Web Services Evangelist, Sitearm Madonna, the man behind the very popular Dublin in SL and Diegoland, as well as two developers from Involve Medium to discuss the roles of developers in Second Life.