What it takes to be a digital woman: Review by TrendsSpotting http://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=digitalwomenreview-thinknextmicrosoftconference-100419003640-phpapp01&rel=0&stripped_title=what-it-takes-to-be-a-digital-women-review-by-trendsspotting View more presentations from Taly Weiss. found via Librarian in Black Continue reading What It Takes To Be a Digital Woman
I love this video, short, simple, to the point. Have an idea for one of your own? It’s easy! Head over to SearchStories on YouTube and it will walk you through the steps. And send me a link! via Amy Continue reading Google is Good. Libraries are Better
A student’s perspective on Academic Libraries. I’ve Got Google, Why Do I Need You?http://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=idaaalenemtacl10-100428050009-phpapp01&rel=0&stripped_title=ive-got-google-why-do-i-need-you View more presentations from Ida Aalen. Continue reading I’ve Got Google, Why Do I Need You?
My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 4/16/2010 thru 4/22/2010 1. NYTimes: Out of the Loop in Silicon Valley – Sexism is still alive in Silicon Valley and pretty much everywhere else including libraries. 2. NYTimes: Web Coupons aKnow Lots About You, and They Tell – love coupons? Me too, but make sure you know what information you’re giving … Continue reading Top Ten Links Week 16
I’ve been following the FCC’s National Broadband Plans since they were sent to Congress. I’ve been excited about the possibility of the Digital Literacy Corps. However when reviewing the Broadband Action Agenda I feel a little uneasy. I see no reference to training or instruction. While I agree on the importance of access to broadband I’m concerned about lack of attention to instruction. This sort … Continue reading FCC’s Broadband Action Agenda Fails to Address Training and Education
Facebook does it again! I see this when I check my page today. Connect with your friends on your favorite websites. Sounds great. Sounds suspicious. So like a good little librarian I click on the link at the bottom Learn More with “Understand Your Privacy” in small type beneath it. Which takes me to a page telling me how great the new service is. All the … Continue reading Protect Your Privacy Opt Out of Facebook’s New Instant Personalization – Yes You Have to Opt Out