TITLE

BETA WATCH

AUTHOR(S)
Albro, Edward N.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
PCWorld;Jun2010, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Product Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews several applications, including Pearltrees visually oriented bookmarking service, Glympse service with operating system (OS)-specific applications for iPhone, Android, and Windows Mobile phones, and Tinysong music search service.
ACCESSION #
50712879

 

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