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Zotero REST API: early developments

Readers of my book know that I'm an avid user of social bookmarking and online bibliographic systems. As  a big fan of Zotero ("a free, easy-to-use Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, and cite your research sources"),  I have been looking for  ways to further integrate Zotero (both the client and the web front […]


delicious: the name changed, but has the API?

I'm looking forward to having the chance to teach my "Mixing and Remixing information" course for the fourth time In January 2009.  Since I plan to use my book on mashups as one of the primary texts, I'm going to have to update it.  Even though the book was published in February, a fair amount […]

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Notelets for 2007.09.25

I was going to try Google Presentation, the new Powerpoint-like subsystem of Google Docs, until I learned that it doesn't export presentations to Powerpoint or OpenDocument. (See Can I download a presentation to my local computer?.) Now, I might create my PPT or OpenDocument presentation and then upload it to see how good the importing […]

New chapters posted: Seeking readers!

I posted today first drafts of 5 more chapters for my book.   Take a look — I'd love to get some feedback on these drafts.   (Send me email at raymondyee AT mashupguide DOT net.):   Chapter 3: "Tagging and Folksonomies." (2007-05-02 07:58:41) Chapter 4: "RSS and Atom and syndication; integration with news readers" (2007-04-24 17:52:20) […]

Exisiting pieces to draw on on social bookmarks for Chapter 14

If I weren't sick with a cold, I'd be energetically plowing away on Chapter 14 on the topic of social bookmarks. I'm trying to get through a first pass of the chapter this afternoon, which is likely to be way too optimistic. Fortunately, I am drawing from some work that I've already assembled: first of […]