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Meetings, Scheduling & Events Scheduling Tools
Scheduly <ul><li>http://www.scheduly.com/ </li></ul>
Listio <ul><li>http://www.listio.com/web20/app/Shiftboard/ </li></ul>
Caloosh <ul><li>http://beta.caloosh.com/ </li></ul>
GatherGrid <ul><li>http://GatherGrid.com/ </li></ul>
Jiffle <ul><li>http://www.jifflenow.com/ </li></ul>
Presdo <ul><li>http://www.presdo.com/ </li></ul>
Schedule Once <ul><li>http://www.scheduleonce.com/ </li></ul>
SMEScheduler <ul><li>http://www.thesmespace.com/SMEScheduler/  </li></ul><ul><li>polls, schedule - iphone, twitter, outloo...
TimeBridge <ul><li>http://www.timebridge.com/home.php </li></ul>
TimeToMeet <ul><li>http://www.timetomeet.info/ </li></ul>
Tungle <ul><li>http://www.tungle.com/Home/ </li></ul><ul><li>Selective calendar sharing </li></ul>
When Is Good <ul><li>http://whenisgood.net/ </li></ul>
When2Meet <ul><li>http://www.when2meet.com/ </li></ul>
When Should We … ? <ul><li>http://whenshouldwe.com/ </li></ul>
When Should We <ul><li>Example: Dinner </li></ul>
When Should We <ul><li>Example: Dinner: Options and notes </li></ul>
When Should We <ul><li>Sending polls, and privacy </li></ul>
Meetings, Scheduling & Events Long Distance, International & Global Tools
EasyTZ <ul><li>Easy Timezone:  http://www.easytz.com/ </li></ul>
MeetingPuzzle <ul><li>http://www.meetingpuzzle.com/home.html </li></ul><ul><li>Multilingual </li></ul><ul><li>Also facilit...
World Time Engine <ul><li>http://worldtimeengine.com/ </li></ul>
Meetings, Scheduling & Events Managing Groups, Group Spaces & Events
Book Meeting Room <ul><li>http://www.bookmeetingroom.com/ </li></ul>
ShiftBoard <ul><li>http://www.shiftboard.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent for managing teams of volunteers </li></ul>
MyCommittee <ul><li>http://mycommittee.com/ </li></ul>
PurpleTrail <ul><li>http://purpletrail.com/ </li></ul>
SetDot <ul><li>http://www.setdot.com/ </li></ul>
Social Networking
TabUp <ul><li>http://www.tabup.com/ </li></ul>
TabUp <ul><li>http://www.tabup.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Organize, share, collaborate with people </li></ul>
Academia.edu
Tee Bee Dee <ul><li>http://www.tbd.com/ </li></ul>
Personal Productivity Tools
GasBuddy.com
GasBuddy.Com > Detroit <ul><li>http://www.detroitgasprices.com/index.aspx?&area=Ann%20Arbor </li></ul>
GasPenny.com
GasPenny.com, Detail
SitOrSquat <ul><li>http://www.sitorsquat.com/sitorsquat/home# </li></ul><ul><li>Ever been out with a small child and neede...
Sleeptracker <ul><li>http://sleeptracker.com/ </li></ul>
Nearest Post Office Lookup <ul><li>http://www.melissadata.com/lookups/NearPostOffice.asp </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.meli...
QuickReminders.com
Tip of my Tongue <ul><li>http://chir.ag/phernalia/tip-of-my-tongue/ </li></ul>
WizHelp <ul><li>http://www.wizhelp.com/en/home </li></ul><ul><li>Trying to help someone with a computer problem who is on ...
Media & Multimedia
JingProject <ul><li>http://www.jingproject.com/ </li></ul>
ScreenToaster <ul><li>http://www.screentoaster.com/ </li></ul>
XtraNormal  <ul><li>http://www.xtranormal.com/ </li></ul>
Visual & Image Tools & Search
FaceSaerch <ul><li>http://www.facesaerch.com/ </li></ul>
FaceSaerch <ul><li>http://www.facesaerch.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>John McCain </li></ul>
Facesaerch <ul><li>http://www.facesaerch.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Barack Obama </li></ul>
DualPage <ul><li>http://www.dualpage.com.br/ </li></ul>
DualPage <ul><li>http://www.dualpage.com.br/ </li></ul><ul><li>Mirlyn & Amazon, side by side </li></ul>
DualPage <ul><li>http://www.dualpage.com.br/ </li></ul><ul><li>Pubmed citation and article journal page, side by side </li...
Visual Complexity <ul><li>Visual Complexity: Obesity System Influence Diagram: http://www.visualcomplexity.com/vc/project....
CompFight <ul><li>http://www.compfight.com </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr creative commons search, with other special search fea...
Deferential Geometry: Elementary Particla Explorer <ul><li>http://deferentialgeometry.org/epe/ </li></ul><ul><li>From Garr...
MirrorEffect.net
PhotoFunia.com
TinEye <ul><li>http://tineye.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Search images like the one you have, including parodies and snippets a...
Pixolu <ul><li>http://www.pixolu.de/ </li></ul>
Pixolu <ul><li>http://www.pixolu.de/ </li></ul><ul><li>Semantic image search for “Mona Lisa” </li></ul>
Specialized Search Tools
TasteKid <ul><li>http://www.tastekid.com/ </li></ul>
FanSnap <ul><li>http://www.fansnap.com/ </li></ul>
FastEagle.com
GameCurry <ul><li>http://www.gamecurry.com/gamecurry </li></ul>
Kedrix.com
Kedrix.com <ul><li>Notice the tabbed results from different sources - very fast searching also </li></ul>
Soovle.com
Soovle.com <ul><li>As you type, it ives suggestions of related terms from a variety of sources - what are the top “hits” i...
Quarkbase.com
Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Top of page = screenshot and basic information </li><...
Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Description, logo, wikipedia, related sites </li></ul>
Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Popularity in social media </li></ul>
Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Traffic and metrics </li></ul>
Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu </li></ul><ul><li>Branding, important names associated with site, current pres...
Web Tools
AppLoop <ul><li>http://apploop.com/ </li></ul>
SitePal <ul><li>http://www.sitepal.com/ </li></ul>
Trends, Projects, News
YouTube: India: Indian Institute of Technology/Science <ul><li>National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning </li></u...
YouTube: Project Report <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/projectreport </li></ul>
OpenLife <ul><li>http://www.openlifegrid.com/ </li></ul>
Our Values <ul><li>ReadTheSpirit: Our Values:  </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.readthespirit.com/ourvalues/introducing-dr-way...
Patient Tracking/Monitoring  <ul><li>Better Health Care Together: Remote Monitoring Technologies Could Shave Health Care C...
Twittering Terrorists <ul><li>Al Qaida-like Mobile Discussions and Potential Creative Uses </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.fa...
Contact Information <ul><li>Patricia F. Anderson </li></ul><ul><li>Emerging Technologies Librarian, Health Sciences Librar...
The End <ul><li>This presentation was created using PowerPoint 2004 on a MacBook with the InsertPicture Add-In from Jim Go...
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  1. 1. Cool Toys Conversations: October 2008 (Meetings and more) PF Anderson Emerging Technologies Librarian UM Health Sciences Librarian
  2. 2. Happy Halloween
  3. 3. Meetings, Scheduling & Events Scheduling Tools
  4. 4. Scheduly <ul><li>http://www.scheduly.com/ </li></ul>
  5. 5. Listio <ul><li>http://www.listio.com/web20/app/Shiftboard/ </li></ul>
  6. 6. Caloosh <ul><li>http://beta.caloosh.com/ </li></ul>
  7. 7. GatherGrid <ul><li>http://GatherGrid.com/ </li></ul>
  8. 8. Jiffle <ul><li>http://www.jifflenow.com/ </li></ul>
  9. 9. Presdo <ul><li>http://www.presdo.com/ </li></ul>
  10. 10. Schedule Once <ul><li>http://www.scheduleonce.com/ </li></ul>
  11. 11. SMEScheduler <ul><li>http://www.thesmespace.com/SMEScheduler/ </li></ul><ul><li>polls, schedule - iphone, twitter, outlook, ical, gcal, gmaps, google gadget </li></ul>
  12. 12. TimeBridge <ul><li>http://www.timebridge.com/home.php </li></ul>
  13. 13. TimeToMeet <ul><li>http://www.timetomeet.info/ </li></ul>
  14. 14. Tungle <ul><li>http://www.tungle.com/Home/ </li></ul><ul><li>Selective calendar sharing </li></ul>
  15. 15. When Is Good <ul><li>http://whenisgood.net/ </li></ul>
  16. 16. When2Meet <ul><li>http://www.when2meet.com/ </li></ul>
  17. 17. When Should We … ? <ul><li>http://whenshouldwe.com/ </li></ul>
  18. 18. When Should We <ul><li>Example: Dinner </li></ul>
  19. 19. When Should We <ul><li>Example: Dinner: Options and notes </li></ul>
  20. 20. When Should We <ul><li>Sending polls, and privacy </li></ul>
  21. 21. Meetings, Scheduling & Events Long Distance, International & Global Tools
  22. 22. EasyTZ <ul><li>Easy Timezone: http://www.easytz.com/ </li></ul>
  23. 23. MeetingPuzzle <ul><li>http://www.meetingpuzzle.com/home.html </li></ul><ul><li>Multilingual </li></ul><ul><li>Also facilitates group management </li></ul>
  24. 24. World Time Engine <ul><li>http://worldtimeengine.com/ </li></ul>
  25. 25. Meetings, Scheduling & Events Managing Groups, Group Spaces & Events
  26. 26. Book Meeting Room <ul><li>http://www.bookmeetingroom.com/ </li></ul>
  27. 27. ShiftBoard <ul><li>http://www.shiftboard.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent for managing teams of volunteers </li></ul>
  28. 28. MyCommittee <ul><li>http://mycommittee.com/ </li></ul>
  29. 29. PurpleTrail <ul><li>http://purpletrail.com/ </li></ul>
  30. 30. SetDot <ul><li>http://www.setdot.com/ </li></ul>
  31. 31. Social Networking
  32. 32. TabUp <ul><li>http://www.tabup.com/ </li></ul>
  33. 33. TabUp <ul><li>http://www.tabup.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Organize, share, collaborate with people </li></ul>
  34. 34. Academia.edu
  35. 35. Tee Bee Dee <ul><li>http://www.tbd.com/ </li></ul>
  36. 36. Personal Productivity Tools
  37. 37. GasBuddy.com
  38. 38. GasBuddy.Com > Detroit <ul><li>http://www.detroitgasprices.com/index.aspx?&area=Ann%20Arbor </li></ul>
  39. 39. GasPenny.com
  40. 40. GasPenny.com, Detail
  41. 41. SitOrSquat <ul><li>http://www.sitorsquat.com/sitorsquat/home# </li></ul><ul><li>Ever been out with a small child and needed to find a restroom, fast ? </li></ul>
  42. 42. Sleeptracker <ul><li>http://sleeptracker.com/ </li></ul>
  43. 43. Nearest Post Office Lookup <ul><li>http://www.melissadata.com/lookups/NearPostOffice.asp </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.melissadata.com/lookups/NearPostOffice.asp </li></ul>
  44. 44. QuickReminders.com
  45. 45. Tip of my Tongue <ul><li>http://chir.ag/phernalia/tip-of-my-tongue/ </li></ul>
  46. 46. WizHelp <ul><li>http://www.wizhelp.com/en/home </li></ul><ul><li>Trying to help someone with a computer problem who is on the phone? Take over their computer (with permission), and show them how to do it. </li></ul>
  47. 47. Media & Multimedia
  48. 48. JingProject <ul><li>http://www.jingproject.com/ </li></ul>
  49. 49. ScreenToaster <ul><li>http://www.screentoaster.com/ </li></ul>
  50. 50. XtraNormal <ul><li>http://www.xtranormal.com/ </li></ul>
  51. 51. Visual & Image Tools & Search
  52. 52. FaceSaerch <ul><li>http://www.facesaerch.com/ </li></ul>
  53. 53. FaceSaerch <ul><li>http://www.facesaerch.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>John McCain </li></ul>
  54. 54. Facesaerch <ul><li>http://www.facesaerch.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Barack Obama </li></ul>
  55. 55. DualPage <ul><li>http://www.dualpage.com.br/ </li></ul>
  56. 56. DualPage <ul><li>http://www.dualpage.com.br/ </li></ul><ul><li>Mirlyn & Amazon, side by side </li></ul>
  57. 57. DualPage <ul><li>http://www.dualpage.com.br/ </li></ul><ul><li>Pubmed citation and article journal page, side by side </li></ul>
  58. 58. Visual Complexity <ul><li>Visual Complexity: Obesity System Influence Diagram: http://www.visualcomplexity.com/vc/project.cfm?id=622 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.shiftn.com/obesity/Full-Map.html </li></ul>
  59. 59. CompFight <ul><li>http://www.compfight.com </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr creative commons search, with other special search features and visual browsing. </li></ul>
  60. 60. Deferential Geometry: Elementary Particla Explorer <ul><li>http://deferentialgeometry.org/epe/ </li></ul><ul><li>From Garrett Lisi, particle physicist and author of “An Exceptionally Simple Theory of Everything” </li></ul>
  61. 61. MirrorEffect.net
  62. 62. PhotoFunia.com
  63. 63. TinEye <ul><li>http://tineye.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Search images like the one you have, including parodies and snippets and edited images </li></ul>
  64. 64. Pixolu <ul><li>http://www.pixolu.de/ </li></ul>
  65. 65. Pixolu <ul><li>http://www.pixolu.de/ </li></ul><ul><li>Semantic image search for “Mona Lisa” </li></ul>
  66. 66. Specialized Search Tools
  67. 67. TasteKid <ul><li>http://www.tastekid.com/ </li></ul>
  68. 68. FanSnap <ul><li>http://www.fansnap.com/ </li></ul>
  69. 69. FastEagle.com
  70. 70. GameCurry <ul><li>http://www.gamecurry.com/gamecurry </li></ul>
  71. 71. Kedrix.com
  72. 72. Kedrix.com <ul><li>Notice the tabbed results from different sources - very fast searching also </li></ul>
  73. 73. Soovle.com
  74. 74. Soovle.com <ul><li>As you type, it ives suggestions of related terms from a variety of sources - what are the top “hits” in different search engines. </li></ul>
  75. 75. Quarkbase.com
  76. 76. Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Top of page = screenshot and basic information </li></ul>
  77. 77. Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Description, logo, wikipedia, related sites </li></ul>
  78. 78. Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Popularity in social media </li></ul>
  79. 79. Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu domain </li></ul><ul><li>Traffic and metrics </li></ul>
  80. 80. Quarkbase.com <ul><li>Results for umich.edu </li></ul><ul><li>Branding, important names associated with site, current presence in blogs and Twitter and social media </li></ul>
  81. 81. Web Tools
  82. 82. AppLoop <ul><li>http://apploop.com/ </li></ul>
  83. 83. SitePal <ul><li>http://www.sitepal.com/ </li></ul>
  84. 84. Trends, Projects, News
  85. 85. YouTube: India: Indian Institute of Technology/Science <ul><li>National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/user/nptelhrd </li></ul>
  86. 86. YouTube: Project Report <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/projectreport </li></ul>
  87. 87. OpenLife <ul><li>http://www.openlifegrid.com/ </li></ul>
  88. 88. Our Values <ul><li>ReadTheSpirit: Our Values: </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.readthespirit.com/ourvalues/introducing-dr-wayne-bake.html </li></ul>
  89. 89. Patient Tracking/Monitoring <ul><li>Better Health Care Together: Remote Monitoring Technologies Could Shave Health Care Costs by $197 Billion - Broadband-based Applications Can Improve Care for Chronic Disease </li></ul><ul><li>http://betterhealthcaretogether.org/news?&ctid=3&cid=11598&cgid=1 </li></ul>
  90. 90. Twittering Terrorists <ul><li>Al Qaida-like Mobile Discussions and Potential Creative Uses </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.fas.org/irp/eprint/mobile.pdf </li></ul>
  91. 91. Contact Information <ul><li>Patricia F. Anderson </li></ul><ul><li>Emerging Technologies Librarian, Health Sciences Libraries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SL: Perplexity Peccable </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Email: pfa@umich.edu </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blog: http://mblog.lib.umich.edu/etechlib/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Follow me: http://friendfeed.com/pfanderson/ </li></ul></ul>
  92. 92. The End <ul><li>This presentation was created using PowerPoint 2004 on a MacBook with the InsertPicture Add-In from Jim Gordon: http://www.agentjim.com/MVP/PowerPoint/ppt2004.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation available at </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.slideshare.net/umhealthscienceslibraries/ </li></ul></ul>
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