Wednesday, April 6, 2011

New Additions to the Digital Backpack

New additions to the Digital Backpack:

- Explore museums from around the world, discover and view hundreds of artworks at incredible zoom levels, and even create and share your own collection of masterpieces.
- Online Sketchpad/Paint Program
- QR Code Creator
- QR Code Creator
- QR Code Creator
- QR Code Creator
- Create QR Code Business Cards
(for education)- text-to-speech talking avatar generator
- Free online tool that converts text from image files or PDFs to movable text in a DOC, PDF, RTF, or TXT file.
- Free online tool that converts text from a picture file to text that can be copied and pasted.
- Wiki-like page creation tool with user-created elements that users can move around like magnets on a refrigerator door.
- Upload and share audio recordings. Includes a search engine that will search for terms within publically shared recordings.

- Share your phone, not your number.
- Microblogging platform that gives you a 280 character limit.
- Collects YouTube videos shared by the people you follow on Twitter and creates a channel you can watch based on those links.
- Enter Twitter Search Terms, and visualize tweets by a users location on a map - Create email alerts for every time your username, search term, or hashtag gets mentioned in Twitter
- automagically collects the links you share online ... and makes them searchable.
- Tweetstream synchs daily, making sure your tweets, contacts, lists, followers, followees and everything else are preserved forever.
- Collaborative multimedia diagramming tool.
- Twitter-like microblogging platform.
- mobile site that lets you manage your Twitter account but also has a great tool that lets you merge twitter lists created by other people
- - Allows teachers to set up class blog accounts and manage the settings and permissions for students in their class.
- create your own crisis maps that people can submit reports to via web, SMS, email, or Twitter.
- A world street map that anyone can edit and modify
- schedule emails to be sent in the future
- publish web pages via email
- automatically send photos uploaded to twitpic to your flickr account.
- drag and drop file sharing
- share and explore photos of things and places that no longer exist and map them
- very simple tool that lets you create slide shows from images found in Google Image searches.
- simple online video conferencing
- monitors your webcam and broadcasts online only something happens. Site alerts you via email but can also be set to broadcast alerts on Twitter.
- Generates code that lets you type text on a curved surface
record audio stories and share them on a map.
- disaster and crisis alert map
- compare two countries demographics
- record and share your GPS path records then later relive your trip in Google Earth
- create a map of your Linkedin connections.
- forwards your email to your cell phone via text message
- make your own book online.
- make your own ebook
- make your own childrens books
- upload your photo, record your voice, add text.
- free podcast hosting
- record and publish your own podcasts
- not really social bookmarking, with notefish you save content from web pages and collect them into notebook pages that can be sorted and shared.
- When you receive an urgent email message, AwayFind will notify you via your mobile device, a voice call, IM, or even delegate the message to someone you specify. - free online proofreader. Checks spelling, grammar, and plagiarism
- Make your own free online discussion forum.

- World's Largest Social Networking Platform
  • - Create and design your own Facebook page.
  • - Create fictional Facebook profiles

The Deadlist: (we will miss you)

  • Online database application.
  • Online database application.
  • - publish email as a web page
  • - Online slide presentation tool that lets you publish your presentations either as web pages or embed them in web pages.
  • - Online vector drawing program similar to AutoDesk.
  • - Free online audio recorder and audio publishing.
  • - Online music remixing.
  • - Online file converter that supports most filetypes. Upload and download without an email address or creating accounts.
  • - Online meeting tool. Share your webcam, voice, chat, desktop, or PowerPoint presentations with others online
  • whspr! - Need to receive a message by email, but can't (or don't want to) give out your email address? whspr! gives you a URL to share instead.

  • - Build a video blog, the next YouTube or just a private place to share videos.
  • - Upload presentation materials to then they give you a free conference call line and chat box.

There may still be more links that have gone dead. I only got through about half of them this afternoon.

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