Archive for November, 2008

Send to Flickr bookmarklet

Friday, November 14th, 2008

I’ve been a Flickr user since 2004, and apart from the occasional social picture, I’ve (ab)used it mainly to store screenshots and illustrations I found on the web.  One of the useful tools Flickr provided in those first years, was the “Send to Flickr” bookmarklet: if you’re on a web page with an image you want to save for your own usage, click the bookmarklet, select the image and it’ll be stored in your own Flickr account  (more…)

Oomph for Firefox: Microsoft’s Microformats IE plugin as Greasemonkey script

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

About a month ago Microsoft presented Oomph, a first attempt to integrate microformats in their tools1. Oomph at this moment consists of an IE8 plugin, a set of css styles and a plugin for the blogging tools Windows Live Writer.  I’ll let this Microsoft video explain:

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  1. although several people have argued that the webslices that came with IE8, are in fact a somewhat different implementation of the hAtom microformat []