You’ve got to Like it


How many times do you do what you think is the perfect search only to come up a bit short?  It's frustrating.  After all, you've used the tools - perhaps have gone to the advanced search feature (which I recommend for all searching to speed up the process) - but despite your best boolean logic … Continue reading You’ve got to Like it

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Sprixi


I just found about Sprixi.  It looks like a new search engine devoted just for finding images that are licensed for friendly use under Creative Commons or in the Public Domain.  It's so new that random searches create new topics but that's OK. I really like the concept for use in the classroom. The interface … Continue reading Sprixi

Microsoft Offer to Buy Yahoo!


Just on CNN...Microsoft to announce that it's going to make an offer to buy Yahoo!  Press conference at 8:30.  $44.6B  http://www.reuters.com/article/newsOne/idUSWNAS894220080201 Internet search is truly big bucks.