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Stacy's Weekly Mashup: Etonica, Rock You, Orgoo, Nvu, Firefox Tricks...

TGIF! The weekend's almost here which means it's time to relax by doing a little web surfing! Find out what happened this week in geek news, get linked to hip Web 2.0 sites, blogs, multi-media and more!
Published: May 17, 2007
Author: Stacy Reed

Web 2.0 Sites:

  • SharedReviews - A community where you can earn revenue by writing reviews!
  • Retroland - You are what you were
  • DigitalDeli - A marketplace for professional creatives to showcase and sell their work to a worldwide audience
  • ShareCG - A place for CG professionals, artists, and hobbyists to share content for profit
  • Etonica - Upload files and folders without launching an FTP application
  • Guerrilla Mail - Disposable e-mail addresses with a 15 minute expiration date
  • IntroPLAY - A sports and fitness community
  • Orgoo - All your email accounts, IM accounts, chat, SMS, video messaging and more integrated in one place online
  • RockYou - Add music, videos, themes, movie posters, instant posting and more
  • CraftPop - The Web guide to popular homemade arts, crafts, hobbies and ideas


Freeware Feature of the Week: Nvu - An open source Web Authoring System for Linux, MS and Mac users to rival programs like FrontPage and Dreamweaver


Wallpaper of the Week: Sydney Opera House


The Week in Geek News:


Flickr Image of the Week: by Rob Lee


Top Blog Picks:


Article of the Week: 15 Coolest Firefox Tricks Ever - Lifehack


Art Site of the Week: Bathsheba Grossman - This artists uses 3D printing to create these beautiful metal sculptures


Video of the Week: Robot Chicken Star Wars Trailer


Geek Tip: Find out How to Put Youtube Videos (and more) on Your iPod in this article by Jordan Running. This article explains how to download and convert video files from sites like Break.com, MySpace, iFilm, Blip.tv and YouTube, then transfer them to your iPod.



Glad you stopped by to check out another weekly mashup! You can find an archive of past articles here. If you know of a great site that's worth sharing, or if you have any comments or suggestions, I'd love to hear from you! Send an email with "Mashup Suggestion" in the subject line to sreed@tucows.com


About Stacy Reed

Stacy Reed is Tucows' resident software librarian and editor. She has been reviewing PC and mobile software as well as web services for over a decade. Helping developers improve and promote their products is only one of her areas of expertise. Stacy is also an advocate for Open Source, Creative Commons and freeware, taking special interest in educational resources, social media, cloud sharing, and mobile technology.

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