worth hearing • Susan Cheever author American Bloomsbury guested on NPR’s Studio 360
worth reading • a piece on the writer’s ‘Chinese rejection’ from Canada.com, just read it, take too long to explain.
something new • from the LATIMES a review of The Little Book of Plagiarism by Richard A. Posner
blog of note • from ABE’s Reading Copy blog, Abe has added some use friendly and informative online magazine ‘rooms’ to its site.
banktoaster • Senduit.com allows you to upload a file online and receive a custom URL to download the file from Senduit’s servers. This address can be shared by the user freely and can be used to download the file a reasonable number of times. The address expires in an amount of time designated by the user (between 30 minutes and 1 week)
steakknives • SyncBack is a freeware program that helps you easily backup and synchronise your files to: the same drive; a different drive or medium (CDRW, CompactFlash, etc); an FTP server; a Network; or a Zip archive.
worth seeing • A public service type instructional video from a series called “The Significant Occupation Series” circa late 1950’s. [via book patrol]