Monthly Archives: November 2008

Competition Finder Tool – Compare Websites

November 22, 2008

Competition Finder Tool – Compare Websites
http://www.searchenginegenie.com/competition-finder-tool/index.php

This tool helps you find your competitors regular and anchor tags of their webpage with which you can compare yours. This tool has two fields. In the first field you enter the two names of the website to be compared separated by commas. The google API is entered in the second field. On clicking submit the result of comparison of the anchor and regular tags are displayed. This has been added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Journal of Urbanism: International Research on Placemaking and Urban Sustainability

November 22, 2008

Journal of Urbanism: International Research on Placemaking and Urban Sustainability
http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/17549175.asp

The Journal of Urbanism is a multi-disciplinary journal that focuses on human settlement and its relation to the idea of sustainability, social justice and cultural understanding. The content focuses on Urban Regeneration, New Urbanism, European Urbanism, Landscape Urbanism, Urban Sustainability, Smart Growth, Livable Communities, Transit-Orientated Development, Walkable Communities and more. It highlights research on the various concepts, methods and theories on creating an attitude of sustainability toward urban form. Example Topics of Interest to the Journal:

* The relative impact of design on environmental perception, social justice, affordability, the real estate market, transportation, the environment and urban livability
* Polices designed to promote urbanism: assessments of outcome
* Models and outcomes for public participation methods
* Market performance of mixed-use projects
* Transportation effects of new urbanism
* Affordable housing, new urbanism and smart growth
* The measurement of urban form and pattern
* Studies of living preferences
* Effects of walkable communities on children and the elderly
* Crime and new urbanism
* Post-occupancy evaluation of new urbanist projects
* Environmental performance of low vs. high density development
* The rural-urban transect in theory and practice
* Social capital and the built environment
* The role of historical preservation in the urban sustainability movement
* Theories of urban architecture and urbanism
* Urban Morphology

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Free Textbooks and Internet Library

November 22, 2008

Free Textbooks and Internet Library
http://www.textbooksfree.org/

A very comprehensive listing of resources and sites as well as associated sites all focused on free text books. Definitely a must bookmark for students as well as instructors and professors! This has been added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This has been added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This has been added to Reference Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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UN Pulse – Alerts to Just Released United Nations Information

November 22, 2008

UN Pulse – Alerts to Just Released United Nations Information
http://unhq-appspub-01.un.org/lib/dhlrefweblog.nsf

UN Pulse alerts you to selected just-released UN online information, major reports, publications and documents. Created and maintained by a team of reference librarians at the United Nations Dag Hammarskjöld Library in New York, UN Pulse is updated as new information is published and received. This has been added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This has ben added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Updated> Data Mining Resources

November 21, 2008

Data Mining Resources
http://www.DataMiningResources.info/

The following White Paper Link Compilations have been updated as of November 20, 2008:

Data Mining Resources
http://zillman.blogspot.com/2004/09/data-mining-resources-white-paper-link.html

Web Data Extractors
http://www.WebDataExtractors.com/

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Open Source Experts

November 21, 2008

Open Source Experts
http://www.OpenSourceExperts.com/

OpenSourceExperts.com is a platform designed to help: a) promote Open Source among businesses; b) find Open Source eXpert in a Region/Country/State nearby, c) companies announce Jobs requiring Open Source technology skill sets; d) announce Bounties, Grants or Call for Tenders for Open Source work; and e) educate about the practical use of Open Source software. Their goal is to put into place a system to: 1) help Open Source developers earn a better living doing what they love to do: develop and support Open Source software; and 2) to provide infrastructure and know-how to facilitate the adoption of Open Source software in businesses. They provide several free services for Clients/Companies who want to do things like announce Bounties, Call for Tenders, Grants, want to find an Open Source eXpert nearby or announce a Job vacancy. This has been added to Internet Experts Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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EcoHealth

November 21, 2008

EcoHealth
http://www.ecohealth.net/

EcoHealth is an international, peer-reviewed journal focusing on issues, research, and integration of knowledge at the interface of ecological and health sciences. It presents high quality research and review articles that communicate new ideas, developments, and programs in this transdisciplinary field. The journal encompasses the diverse knowledge of ecology, health and sustainability whether scientific, medical, local, or traditional. It encourages development and innovation in methods and practice that link ecology and health and facilitate practical and policy application. EcoHealth profiles research and practices that integrate concepts and theory from the ecological sciences with those from biomedicine and the health sciences to address health and sustainability challenges within diverse settings ranging from public health practice and human and veterinary medicine, to conservation and ecosystem management, or rural and urban development and planning. This has been added to Green Files Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Destination Meta-Guide.com 2.0

November 21, 2008

Destination Meta-Guide.com 2.0
http://meta-guide.com/

The Destination Meta-Guide.com 2.0 is a powerful research tool, or discovery engine. It consists of pre-programmed links to existing search devices, which return dynamic – ever changing results. It provides a special way of looking at the geographical world through the structure of the Internet. A few countries are too large for best results, and a few too small, however most countries return useful if not unique results. The Destination Meta-Guide.com is a project developed over many years by travel writer and author Marcus L. Endicott, mainly for his own purposes (R&D). It has been his attempt to represent the bulk of travel and tourism resources available online from a destination perspective in a single place. This has been added to Reference Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This has been added to Directory Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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BlogScholar – Academic Blogging Portal

November 21, 2008

BlogScholar – Academic Blogging Portal and Directory
http://www.blogscholar.com/

This website is intended to be useful to you if: a) You are an academic who blogs; b) You are an academic who is thinking about blogging; c) You want to know who else out there is participating; and d) You want to stay tuned in with the issues and challenges of academic blogging and research. Sections include: 1) Blog Directory of Scholar Blogs, 2) Storyfinder, 3) Latest News, and 4) News Archive. This has been added to Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This has been added to Directory Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This has been added to Bots, Blogs and News Aggregators presentation resources page. This will be added to Academic and Scholar Search Engines and Sources white paper.

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Updated> Data Mining Resources

November 21, 2008

Data Mining Resources
http://www.DataMiningResources.info/

The following White Paper Link Compilations have been updated as of November 20, 2008:

Data Mining Resources
http://zillman.blogspot.com/2004/09/data-mining-resources-white-paper-link.html

Web Data Extractors
http://www.WebDataExtractors.com/

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