doug — off the record

just a place to share some thoughts

April 5, 2009

  • Encarta Discontinued

    Microsoft has announced that, in October, their encyclopedia product Encarta will be discontinued. Is this a sign of the times or just a business case or a combination of both.  It does make me ponder what I do for research.  If my habits are any indication, I’d suggest that it’s a sign of the… Continue reading

  • links for 2009-04-04

    TwitterGadget: Auto-refreshing Twitter client TwitterGadget is a clean, robust, web 2.0 style client for, designed to submit status updates to Twitter via your iGoogle homepage or Gmail Account. (tags: web2.0 widgets widget twittertools tools google gmail twitter) ScreenCastle | One Click Screencasting Welcome to the ScreenCastle, to launch the screencast recorder and record a… Continue reading