Mixed bag of links

LifeHacker offers up their top ten memory “hacks”.  Also, Google search can provide quick currency conversions. Some analysts think a next-gen video game console price war is coming. If you’re a fan of Ansel Adam’s iconic photos of Yosemite National Park, you’ll enjoy this multimedia feature from the New York Times.  Ansel’s former assistant talks […]

Windows Live Writer

I’ve been using Windows Live Writer for a few months now.  It is the best Windows-based blog composition application that I’ve used.  It works great with WordPress and, apparently, also supports other blogging platforms like Blogger, TypePad, LiveJournal, etc.  Best of all, it is free.

Realosophy – Toronto home buying information

A few weeks ago, I stumbled upon a Toronto start-up called Realosophy. Their web site provides comprehensive profiles of Toronto neighbourhoods and tips for home buyers. Each profile is an attractive "mashup" that offers information on housing prices, sales, styles, and taxes as well as performance reports for the local schools.  They also include a […]