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HOWTO: Collaborate Online

Julie Lindsay has an interesting post comparing tools that can be used to connect people in different geographic locations. Amongst others, she looks at the currently red-hot Twitter, Meebo, and YackPack (which is now integrated with PBwiki). The review could have been longer (screen-sharing programs? collaborative brainstorming?) but it’s a decent start if you’re on the lookout for these types of web apps…