search techniques

TimeTube Takes You Back in Video Time

TimeTube Takes You Back in Video Time

YouTube search webapp TimeTube creates a timeline of video clips for a certain search. Search for something (like “American Idol”) and you’ll get back a timeline (or “tubeline”) of video clips. Pan, zoom and watch the clips right on page. Fun way to catch up on old clips of interest…

Boolify Simplifies Advanced Search

Boolify Simplifies Advanced Search

Web site Boolify makes advanced web searches easy through a simple drag-and-drop interface. Intended as an educational tool, Boolify teaches users how to create boolean searches in Google using operators like OR and NOT (-) to get very specific search results. Boolean searching isn’t new by any means, but if…

Top 10 Amazon Power Shopper Tools

Top 10 Amazon Power Shopper Tools

You already love the one-stop convenience of shopping online at Amazon.com, but chances are you’re not getting everything you can out of this feature-packed shopping engine. Did you know Amazon can email you suggestions from Mom’s wish list two weeks before her birthday? Automatically ship you a new case of…