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Please Note: These are archives of Tales from the Terminal Room. The information and links that the newsletters contain will not be updated in the archive copy.

January 2010, No. 87

  • Search Tools
    • Your Google results are about to get weirder
    • Google experiments with Image Swirl
  • Potholes.co.uk
  • Fix My Street
  • UK's Tweeting Councillors
  • Business Information Resources
    • Switzerland in Figures
    • GBRDirect – search the European Business Register
    • Flexible Support for Business to become “supersite”
    • Health for Work Adviceline for Small Businesses
    • BL launches business essentials wiki
  • These things are sent to try us
    • IE6 - Die!!
  • Gizmo of the Month
    • Twittinesis - back up your tweets
  • Meetings and Seminars
  • Web 2.0 - Truth Behind the Hype, CLSIG, Birmingham
  • How to research on the Internet: The absolute essentials in just one day. Rod Laird Organisation, London
  • Counting on Statistics for Market Research: finding, evaluating & using resources. UKeiG, Netskills Newcastle

March 2010, Issue No. 89

  • Earthquake alerts
  • UK National Archives on Flickr
  • Business Information Resources
    • Google Public Data Explorer - fine as far as it goes
    • Internet Statistics: BBC SuperPower- Visualising the internet
    • Murdoch to charge for online Times and Sunday Times
  • These things are sent to try us
    • A case of records mis-management or..."You haven't been ill enough so we assumed you were dead"
  • Gizmo of the Month
    • TwInbox - Use Twitter from Outlook
  • Meetings and Seminars
    • Web 2.0 for Libraries, Liverpool
    • Business Information: key web resources, London

July/August 2010, Issue No. 91

  • What Google thinks you are interested in
  • Google Images rolls out Bing-like results
  • London Workshop: Advanced Google Searching
  • Top Search Tips – 14th July workshop
  • Business Links to go
  • Business Information Resources
    • Top Business Search Tips
  • Meetings and Seminars
    • How to stay ahead of the game with Web 2, Birmingham
    • Advanced Google Searching, London

December 2010, Issue No. 93

  • Cost of True Love's Christmas gifts increases by 9.2% according to PNC
  • Search tools
    • Zuula – new interface and de-duplication
    • Google thinks I'm male
    • Removing information about you from Google
    • Google previews web pages in results
    • X-Factor web pages are “advanced” says Google's new Reading Level
  • Top Business Search Tips – 27th October 2010
  • Business Information Resources
    • Scottish Business Information Service (SCOTBIS)
    • StatsWales: free official statistics on Wales

 

February 2010, No. 88

  • Search Tools
    • Google testing new options interface?
    • Google SearchWiki replaced with starred results
    • Google Street View covers most of UK
    • Exalead changes filetype commands
    • Slidefinder
  • Workshop: Statistics and Market Research
  • Google reader tracks web page changes
  • Another workshop - another Top 10 Search Tips
  • CLSIG debate: Web 2.0 - the truth behind the hype
  • Yammer offers collaboration to broader communities
  • Business Information Resources
  • Cayman Islands company registry
  • Searching questions
    • Searching for images by colour
  • These things are sent to try us
  • "Please download upgrade before connecting to the Internet"
  • Meetings and Seminars
    • Counting on Statistics for Market Research: finding, evaluating & using resources. UKeiG, Netskills Newcastle

June 2010, Issue No. 90

  • Volcano watching
  • Flightradar24 – watch air traffic live
  • Social media in health care libraries – wikis and Netvibes win
  • Information for Energy Group: Advanced Search, Statistics & Market Research
  • Business Information Resources
    • Update to Company Registers page
  • Searching questions
    • What services and applications does Google have me down for?
  • Meetings and Seminars
    • The changing landscape of search: essential new tools for finding information, Manchester
    • How to stay ahead of the game with Web 2, Birmingham

September, Issue No.92

  • Search tools
    • Compfight - quick and easy way to search Flickr
    • Google Instant – display results as you type
    • Advanced search tips and tricks
  • Business Information Resources
    • Malta Registry of Companies
  • Gizmos of the month
    • BT broadband availability page
    • Broadband speed checker

 

 


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