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Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Kiko - Online Calendar

Kiko

Kiko is a newly released online calendar application.

Stage: Public
My Status: Reviewing
API: Coming Soon

Twaggle

Twaggle

"twaggle lets you socially share your online lifestyle through bookmarking items from the Web, reading RSS and Atom feeds, and lets you organize all your stuff (feeds and marks) using an open tagging system.

Current Social Features:

* URL bookmarking
* RSS/Atom Feed Reading
* Tagging System
* Sharing levels: Public (All), Group, & Private
* RSS feeds & Easy RSS Import for Weblogs!
* Group Forming
* Item Ranking 1-5
* Import of OPML Files "

source

Stage: In Development
My Status: Reviewing

This is a project to watch. This project is another by Steve Mallet of de.lirio.us and DataLibre fame.

Flock

Flock "The world's most innovative social browsing experience. We call it the two-way web."

Stage: Private Beta
My Status: Waiting

Flock Buzz:
Flock Rocks
Flock: New Browser on Firefox

Rojo Gets Scriptlets

Rojo gets
Scriptlets to easily add content from what you're reading or flagging directly to your website or blog.

An API easy enough for anyone.

Castpost

Castpost

"The easiest way to broadcast your personal video and audio clips"

Stage: Public Alpha
My Status: Haven't looked at yet

Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Blinksale

Blinksale

Blinksale is perfect for anyone who needs to invoice customers and clients for services or products sold.

Stage: Public Service
My Status: Not using
API: None

Saturday, August 27, 2005

Newsgator

Newsgator

Online news reader.

Stage: Public
My Status: Tried and abandoned
API: Yes, very complete

What it needs:
- Sorting of feeds/folders. My OPML file's order was relegated to alphabetical on import. No way for me to reorder the files/folders (and why should I have to?
- Less page reloads

Slide

Slide

"The free service, combines aspects of social networking, photo sharing, Web syndication and e-commerce."

Via CNET

Looks like no Mac client yet.

Stage: Private Beta
My Status: Waiting

What it needs: Mac client

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Rojo

Rojo

"Rojo is a FREE web-based service that lets you efficiently read RSS feeds from publishers big and small, ranging from millions of blogs to the New York Times."

Stage: Open to the Public
Status: Reviewing
Cost: Free

Wordpress

Wordpress

Wordpress is the hosted version of the infamous wordpress.org blogging tool.

Stage: Private Beta
My Status: Waiting

Feed Tagger

Feedtagger

"FeedTagger allows anyone to search, browse or subscribe to regularly updated information."

Stage: Public Beta
My Status: Reviewing

Feedlounge

Feedlounge

"FeedLounge is a state of the art web-based feed reader."

Stage: Private Beta
My Status: Testing

What it needs:
* Larger Feed Capacity - Has bogged down with my 1200 feed OPML file.

EVDB

Evdb

"Events and Venues Database"

Stage: Public Beta
My Status: Reviewing
API: Yes

What it needs:
* More public access - when the venues for example are wrong (Commonwealth Stadium is NOT in the USA), I should be able to offer a correction.

Jotspot

Jotspot

"The Application Wiki"

Stage: Public
My Status: Reviewing

Voo2do

Voo2do

"Simple, beautiful web-based to-do lists"

Stage: Public
Status: Reviewing
API: Yes

What it needs:
* A new color palette.

Upcoming

Upcoming.org

"Upcoming.org is a social event calendar, completely driven by people like you. Manage your events, share events with friends and family, and syndicate your calendar to your own site."

Stage: Public
Status: Casual User
API: Yes

What it needs:
* Events from major event aggregators like Ticketmaster.

Backpack

BackPack

"Gather your ideas, to-dos, notes, photos, and files online. Set email and mobile reminders so you don't forget the little things. Easily collaborate with others."

Stage: Public
My Status: Investigating
API: Yes

Flickr

Flickr is a tagging based photo/image sharing service.

Stage: Public
My Status: Casual User
API: Yes

Raw Sugar



"RawSugar delivers better search, by combining favorites from you, your friends and everybody else along with Google results! With RawSugar you tag your favorite web-pages and create your personal, searchable web for you and your friends. Tagging is a quick and flexible way to categorize your favorites."

Stage: Public Alpha
My Status: Testing

Del.icio.us

Del.icio.us is the standard by which all tagging services will be measured.

Stage: Public
My Status: Using
API: Yes

What it needs:
* Private Bookmarks
* API for tags from individual posts

Yahoo MyWeb2.0

Yahoo MyWeb2.0 is a tagging based bookmark management and sharing service.

Stage: Public Beta
My Status: Testing

Verbster

Verbster

"A social network with a focus on voice over internet protocol, tags, and ajax technologies."

Stage: Private Beta
My Status: Waiting

JetEye

JetEye is an interesting new search engine that lets you save search results in 'JetPaks' which are bundles of results for a specific search term.

Stage: Public
My Status: Testing

Chalk.it

chalk.it is a collaborative web application for learning, building, communicating and having fun.


Stage: Private Beta
My Status: Waiting

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