Every year, hundreds of words are dropped from the dictionary to make room for new words. Lexicographers spend hours researching word usage and may drop words that have been completely neglected by the society.
It was a busy weekend as we had a blog conference here for aspiring bloggers as well as expert bloggers or people who already have blogs but want to take it to the next level both in terms of traffic and monetization.
Virgin Mobile customers who are on Facebook can add the Fund My Phone application to profile page. and get free minutes or talktime for their cell phone.
Remember those coloring books with those clearly outlined comic characters you could fill colors in ?
If you have been looking for a name for your baby, NameVoyager, a simple tool that displays US baby name trends by letter (or phrases) with data going back to late 19th century, could be very useful.
MyBlogLogSphere is a simple tool that plots your MyBlogLog Recent Readers on a World Map. MyBlogLogSphere uses the MyBlogLog API to get the list of a blog’s recent readers, then gets the location of each reader saved on their profiles, geocodes that location using Google Maps service then plots the reader’s picture on the map.
The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People – Download this audiobook from audible.com for free. Just make sure that you have selected USA as the country of residence.
If you are looking to expand your blog reading list but don’t have time to hunt the web for identifying other great blogs that you are not subscribed to, try Suggest RSS.
While designing a for the web, it is always important to keep in mind how background/foreground colors interact with each other.
Zoho Importer is a web based wizard that helps you quickly import all your notes and web clippings from Google Notebook into Zoho Notebook.
To all you Garfield fans. This easy app will help you design your own Garfield comic strips through drag and drop.
If you are worried that some malicious cracker or your employer could be violating your privacy and reading private emails, try Whisper Bot – it lets you send secure and anonymous email to anyone for free without an account.
Rand Fishkin shares some good techniques on how to get search traffic and more inbound links to your own web pages.
If you are writing a document or doing some design work, you may use Font Picker to preview and compare fonts on your computer. Font Picker is available as a free online application or you can install it on the desktop as well.
Google Maps URLs are pretty unwieldy especially when sending over an IM, tweet or email. MapOf.it provides you a quick way to link to Google Maps by simply specifying the address of the location as a search parameter.
Chinese researchers believe that Internet growth can be predicted using a variant of Moore’s Law and that the size of internet (host names) doubles in size every 5.32 years.
If you insist on hearing your painstakingly written lyrics being murmured by the world’s greatest stars like Michael Jackson, Michael Bolton, Christina Aguilera and others, here’s something you’ll enjoy.