Glass orb with reflection of the landscape in it

Blogs vs. Discussion Groups

Tony Karrer links to Michele Martin’s post about a discussion (on a listserve) discussing lists and blogs. (in this case, discussion groups are email based). Michele makes some very pertintent points, such as Blogs offer a place for individuals to process information and put ideas out into the world. I can’t imagine posting some of…

NSPCC books in to virtual hotel

NSPCC books in to virtual hotel I’d forgotten about Habbo – I’ve had it bookmarked for quite a long time, so this was a timely reminder. There seem to be several Second Life type environments geared to children – as well as the Teen Grid for SL itself, there are also ClubPenguin, the plan that…

Yahoo Pipes

This tool was a new one to me … I’ve had a bit of a play, and am still rather confused; but I suspect that I need to have a longer look at some of the examples. I’ve signed up with the other systems that Scott suggested, though I can’t test out “Kapow” at the…