Track Your Packages Over Email, Text message, Facebook or Twitter: No more refreshing pages. No more wondering if packages have arrived yet. With TrackThis, we’ll send you near instant updates via Email, SMS messaging, RSS feeds, Facebook, or Twitter. We track UPS, Fedex, USPS, DHL and several other carriers.
Web Form Factory (v0.1.3 beta)
Web Form Factory is an open source web form generator which automatically generates the necessary backend code to tie your form to a database. By generating the backend code for you, WFF saves you time… time you could spend doing more interesting stuff.
New York Times Article Skimmer
NYT presentation in a “skimming” format – great for a quick look at article headlines.
Facette is a suite of tools allows Delicious users to organize their bookmarks using facets. Facette offers a bookmarks browser that automatically organizes tags in a user’s account. Facette also offers an enhanced version of Delicious’ tagging tool.
Crap, I missed it!
How many times have you missed a concert, new CD, or top movie just because you didn’t know about it? It’s hard because there’s too much information. Cut through the clutter. Sign up for a maximum of one combined e-mail per day, for events and items ranging from a couple times a week to once a decade.
TinyChat is a no-frills (free) service for creating disposable chatrooms. Each chatroom gets a unique TinyURL for easy sharing; no special software to join in.
Meet-O-Matic: The World’s Simplest Meeting Scheduler
No registration necessary – easily create meeting planner, then email to a group requesting response.
10 Privacy Settings Every Facebook User Should Know
A thorough overview on how to protect privacy on Facebook by Nick O’Neill. Must-read for all facebook users (or those considering joining).
Make picture collages in less than a minute with just a few mouse clicks – free download (Mac/Windows/Linux)
Brilliant … and great to use with students:
Books have been ruining history. So many unnecessary words. Now, with Historical Tweets, history’s most amazing men and women can be fully understood, a mere 140 characters at a time. Check back daily (or subscribe!) if you care at all about understanding history.
Make your own new animals at this photorealistic virtual zoo!
-play animal games and solve animal puzzles
-build an online habitat, read animal facts
-teacher lesson plans
Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.