California Wildfires 2007: A Web Archive From Archive-It, Keyword Searchable
The Archive-It team has been crawling and developing a searchable collection of sites and pages (from government pages to CNN to Wikipedia to Flickr and many more) dealing with the recent wildfires in Southern California. Archive-It is another program from The Internet Archive. However, UNLIKE their most well-known collection, the 85+ billion page Wayback Machine, Archive-It.org collections can be searched by keyword.
Michael Levy introduces Relationship Science (RelSci) in the first part of his review of this business intelligence database which mixes "who you know" with who the "movers and shakers" know. Over 3 million executives and 1 million organisations are included in this resource aimed at investors, wealth managers, fund raisers and consultants.
Brandwatch is a fast-growing, UK-based company which provides a highly sophisticated social media monitoring and analysis tool. Chris Porter looks at how this new-generation software solution makes use of some very familiar information skills.