Daily Archives: December 4, 2007

Where in the World?

I saw a news article this morning about a rare map that will be going on permanent display at the Library of Congress. This map, the 1507 Waldseemuller map, is unique because it is detailed beyond what was thought to have been known at the time it was made, and it is the first map

VozMe: Sometimes you want to be read to

This isn’t the most complicated Web2.0 tool, nor is it the shiniest, but it does exactly what it claims to do in a nice straightforward fashion. Submit some text into vozMe and it’ll convert it to an MP3 so you can hear it read aloud.  Couldn’t be easier.  Gravitate to Spanish or Italian?  It’s supporting