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What and Who
Title:Cool stuff on the web: msdewey, tinyurl, doodle, a journal, and a surprise website
Speaker:Jochen, Holger, Santa
coming from:Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik - D 1
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Event Type:Presentation
Visibility:D1, D2, D3, D4, D5, SWS
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Level:Public Audience
Language:English
Date, Time and Location
Date:Friday, 15 December 2006
Time:16:00
Duration:30 Minutes
Location:Saarbrücken
Building:E1 4
Room:333
Abstract
This is the nineth talk in the AG1 series:

Myspace, Flickr, Netflix and all that - Hot sites and trends on the web

http://www.mpi-sb.mpg.de/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?Cool_Websites (seminar wiki)

The (short!) presentations will be very informal and there's lots of interaction with the audience. Rotunda 3rd floor.

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msdewey (Holger) - A Flash based search engine. Interesting, interactive user interface. Search results appear to come from MS Live Search. http://www.msdewey.com

doodle (Jochen) - Hyped new website from Switzerland. Assists you in scheduling meetings with using polls. http://www.doodle.ch

tinyURL (Holger) - Making long URLs usable. http://www.tinyURL.com

Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (Jochen) - A journal with an interesting review / discussion mechanism. Is something like this feasible for computer science conferences and journals?

surprise site (Santa) - To create a bit of X-mas atmosphere.


Presentations will rougly 5-10 minutes each.

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Send an email to iweber@.. if you would like to present something in
this informal setting. If you don't have any idea yourself, you'll be provided with a choice of websites to present

Contact
Name(s):Ingmar Weber
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