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I would love an added option onto my internet browser.
option to grab a "spray brush", "pencil" or other common MS
Paint utilities and draw on websites. Due to obvious
my computor would be the only one able to see the
make. Whenever you re-visit that specific site,
Uses: boredom (draw moustaches on pictures of annoying
Homework (underline specific things or draw quick
Reminders (On your start-up site have a reminder to get
custard, milk, etc.) and many others.
Other options: e-mail changes to other people would be
an "off" button, and a clear-all-memory button.
3M Offers Web Stickies
Circa 1998. [phoenix, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 05 2004]
Third Voice Trails Off
about once such failed project [etoile, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 05 2004]
||We did this one. I distinctly remember illustrating it. I think the idea was deleted, tho, so fair game.
||There are (or have been) serveral BHOs for vandalizing or leaving "post-it notes" on websites. Generally, the only people who see the overlain content are other users with the same browser plugin.
||+, but what if you get a different pop-up ad next time?
||Tim Berners-Lee talks about this in his
book "Weaving the Web". I can't
remember what he calls the technology.
||Why you would want to link a web
technology to Microsoft, is beyond me,