Monthly Archives: April 2011

Your Son Was Killed in Afghanistan | Lawsonry

http://www.lawsonry.com/2011/04/your-son-was-killed-in-afghanistan/ Sent mobile  Introduction On April 23rd, 2011, I had to tell two parents that their son died in a war that I do not believe in. The combination of my distrust in published American foreign policy objectives and my … Continue reading

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CNET Editor:”The library?How quaint!” CNET is now off my Kindle

I just had to ‘buzz out’  loud this writer’s  Buzz Out podcast!  Coming from a technology magazine, I guess I should know better.  I’ve not read Mr. Cooley’s columns before but I was not taken aback by his shortsighted point … Continue reading

Posted in Blogosphere, Essay, Libraries, Society, Technology, TV/Media

Making trained school libraries a key to staffing….

http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/news/ala/aasls-distinguished-school-administrators-award-recipient-walked-her-talk-and-improved-stud iPhone message… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Never confuse the special devices that connect us, with the precious moments that keep us together.

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different think – presentation books

Non-fiction professional reading but I believe very relevant to our daily work in the school library- visual design. Two books that I found very strong reading in my pursuit to strengthen my design skills yet also be valuable to my … Continue reading

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@brainpicker, 4/17/11 12:50 PM

Maria Popova (@brainpicker) 4/17/11 12:50 PM Well there we have it – Adobe throws in towel, adopts HTTP Flash support in iOS, a.k.a. “You win, Apple” j.mp/gyuWyV v Sent from my iPad

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@brainpicker, 4/17/11 12:50 PM

Maria Popova (@brainpicker) 4/17/11 12:50 PM Well there we have it – Adobe throws in towel, adopts HTTP Flash support in iOS, a.k.a. “You win, Apple” j.mp/gyuWyV v Sent from my iPad

Posted in Blogosphere, Economics, Innovation