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Downloading online videos

Yazan: Candace | 14 January 2009 | No Comments
Categories: Flash, Organizing, Web Applications, Windows, Yahoo

Twice this week I’ve answered questions about capturing online videos for research purposes. Scholars who are doing research based on clips of historical commercials are worried that their source materials may become unavailable and that their research will be more difficult to complete or share if this happens. This is the step-by-step how-to that will […]

Yahoo and Flickr: ’til death do us part

Yazan: Candace | 02 February 2007 | Comments Off on Yahoo and Flickr: ’til death do us part
Categories: Flickr, Web Applications, Yahoo

There’s unrest about the latest development over at Flickr. As of March 15th 2007, old skool members will be required to retire their old flickr logins and use a yahoo id to access their accounts. Yahoo and its supporters call this a ‘merge’, hardcore old skoolers call it abandonment. Take a look at how some […]

More on Bookmarks

Yazan: Candace | 20 June 2006 | Comments Off on More on Bookmarks
Categories: Organizing, Web Applications, Yahoo

marshallkirkpatrick’s blog post on NetSquared yesterday is a perfect find for those hunting for a bookmarks manager: “Tips on choosing a social bookmarking tool” starts with (owned by Yahoo now – did you know?), and includes Furl, Ma.gnolia and MarkaBoo. I started with yesterday, imported my bookmarks from Firefox, took one look at […]

Calendar Apps

Yazan: Candace | 18 June 2006 | Comments Off on Calendar Apps
Categories: Calendars, Google, Mozilla, Web Applications, Yahoo

I’m looking for a nice, useful and usable web-based calendar-organizer application for organizing my ever increasing crazy life. I’m already a happy Mozilla user of Firefox and Thuderbird so checked to see what the Mozilla team had for me. It turns out, not much. Lightning and Sunbird, while they have nice names, are still too […]

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