Google buys JotSpot, makes it free to the world

Google announced this morning that it had purchased JotSpot, one of the more creative wiki application companies out there.  One of the huge benefits of this is that Jot’s capabilities will now have a large infrastructure and essentially be free to use.  Hopefully Google won’t wait too long to integrate JotSpot into its other offerings, …

Yahoo unleashes voice “Skype Killer” IM

Last year’s dubious purchase of Skype by eBay for an ungodly sum is looking even more foolish today.  Yesterday Yahoo! released the beta 7.5 version of Yahoo! Messenger with Voice.  This update allows Yahoo!IM users to buy phone numbers, call out, call in, and generally function in a world similar to Skype without having another …

Guy Kawasaki points us to Karl Hartig’s incredible data chart creations

Guy Kawasaki points us to a collection of charts that Karl Hartig has generated over time using all kinds of interesting data.  Not only are some of these charts visually stunning, but they provide a way to show trending data in a more dramatic fashion.  In other words, the data comes alive on these graphics.  Definitely worth …