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Links for Wednesday, September 5, 2007

  • Pick the Brain: How to Write Faster, Better, and Easier – “This system is about being organized and prepared. This will allow your ideas to flow at their fastest rate. It doesn’t necessarily mean that they will flow at lightning speed, but I think you”ll find this allows them to flow at their maximum speed.
  • Office Snapshots: I Know Where You Work – “Office Snapshots shows you the inside of the offices you care about. This will generally be from Web/Tech companies, and perhaps larger companies that people will be familiar with.” – Via Krish.
  • Win2VNC: A Dual-Screen Hack for Windows – “If you have two or more computers on your desk and you are tired of having several keyboards and mice around to control them, this is the program for you. While running this program, you can move the mouse pointer beyond the right or left edge of your primary display and the pointer will appear on the other computer screen. If you have ever used x2x or a computer with two graphics cards, you know what I am talking about.
  • Greg Verdino: Lost Luggage Blues (Four Months Later) – “It amazes me that there are still companies that seem not to understand that customer service is marketing. Maybe even one of the most powerful forms of marketing there is. And that customer disservice is worse than the worst marketing choices you might otherwise make.
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: GSLiS: Virtual World Librarianship in Second Life – “The two-hour synchronous sessions will meet online in Second Life. Asynchronous discussions will be posted to Forums on Moodle, the course management system used by GSLIS.