Connecticut’s 23 Things

A Learning 2.0 Program

Suggestion Box

Did you find any tools that you think everyone should know about?  What other applications would be fun/interesting to explore?

Here are some suggestions:

Animoto produces videos using images & music that a user selects
AllofMe & Dipity creates timelines
Awesome Highlighter lets you highlight text & add notes on a web page and provides a link to the page to share
CalendarFly free scheduling solution suitable for schools, sports teams and families shortens URLs and tracks the clicks they get
Clipmarks allows users to save/store articles or the clips
ClustrMaps shows the locations of visitors to your page
CogDogRoo collection of 50+ web tools to create your own story
Dia diagram creation tool (fairly sophisticated – maybe more useful to computer techie types)
GoView screen recording made easy
GIMP & Fauxto photo editing/manipulation tools
Google Custom Search Engine, Librarians E-Library, Rollyo or Winkinside
Instapaper provides a bookmarklet for saving sites for later reading
Jing easy way to record a short screencast demonstrating how to do something
Jumbra combine all your RSS/Atom feeds in one feed URL 
LaterThis save and view sites for later reading
Markkit a web2.0 text highlighter
Meeting Wizard schedules meetings
Memiary the weightless pocket diary gives you a place to keep track of your day
Mindomo & Wisemapping online mind mapping software
Mixbook collaborate and create books with friends, students & co-workers
Odiogo transforms news sites and blog posts into audio files ready to download and play
Onyaka staff scheduling software
PictureTrail online photo sharing and slideshow creation free voicemail, conference calling, podcasting and mor
Plaxo lets users to set up organizational calendars and task lists for free
Printable Checklist simple check list that allows you to edit and print it out
ReaditLater a staging area for bookmarks
Remember the Milk free online calendar/scheduling
Resizer online image resizer
RSSCalendar allows individuals & organizations share their calendars in real-time
Sandy a free, on-line organizer, if your life is too big for Groupwise or Outlook
Scrapblog free web-based service for creating and sharing digital scrapbooks
Scratch programming tool for ages 8 and up
Scriblink a free digital whiteboard that users can share online in real-time
ScreenCastle easy online screencasting
ScreenJelly quick and easy screencasting tool
Screentoaster a free online screen recorder
Spreed free webconferencing for upto 3 people
280Slides online PowerPoint like presentation tool
Text2MindMap build and outline and convert to a mind map
Twine a way to collect content & connect with people that share your interests
Tungle allows for scheduling meetings and calendar sharing 
Vocaroo simple and straightforward voice email recording 
Yahoo Pipes provides user interface for building applications that aggregate web feeds & pages
Zamzar free file conversion


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