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Learn to take photos

I don’t know if these books are any good, but I do know that I know nothing of taking “good” photographs. This series of books listed on Amazon, sounds like it might be pretty interesting … maybe one of my local libraries will get it and I can check it out Technorati Tags: photography

Desktops for Librarians

I love Vladstudio for desktop wallpapers – but I especially love their backgrounds for librarians: Tree of Books Google Library Google Data Center Browse around – you might even find more!

Smart Shopping Carts

I just read this awesome post over at CrunchGear about smart shopping carts: Shopping carts rigged up with a touch screens and barcode scanners might find their way into London supermarkets soon, according to Reuters. You'd simply scan an item and get a readout of how many calories, fat, and whatnot it contains. It'd be similar to looking at the back of item with your eyes except with a few  [ Read More ]

Librarymans?

There is a cute comic over at Penny Arcade that asks “…so you’re saying men can be librarians?”

You mean there’s more than Google?

The latest Unshelved is just too funny not to share. Using the MAC/PC commercial theme – it starts with “Hi I’m the Internet” .. “And I’m a library”. Go check it out for the rest.

Interview in Second Life

I was just handed an article in today’s Wall Street Journal titled “A Job Interview You Don’t Have to Show Up For.” Apparently some big companies are experimenting with holding interviews in Second Life!! Personally, I think it’s a bit silly – but I guess I can see the merits if the job is for a programmer or tech savvy person. But on Second Life, job seekers who are less  [ Read More ]

8 Random Things

I have to be honest – I didn’t want to be tagged in this one I don’t know if I can come up with 8 things – anyway Rachel tagged me. I was in the color guard in high school I moved every 3 years as a kid cause my dad got bored – now, after I’ve lived somewhere 3 years I start to get the itch! My favorite comfort  [ Read More ]

Great Ideas

I love it! Hugh McLeod, gapingvoid.com (Creative Commons)

Where do you fit?

PEW has a quick quiz to help you figure out where you fit in with other Internet users. Thanks Steve for pointing it out for me. My results are not surprising. I’m an Omnivore! Omnivores make up 8% of the American public. Basic Description Members of this group use their extensive suite of technology tools to do an enormous range of things online, on the go, and with their cell  [ Read More ]

It’s Finally Coming!!

Okay, here’s a little bit about me that you probably didn’t know. I am not a big gamer – I never was. In fact, until college my favorite games were Sim City (the original) and Oregon Trail (also the original). In college I met my husband and, gamer that he is, he introduced me to StarCraft – my all time favorite game! Now, he has just informed me that after  [ Read More ]

Bookmarks for April

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Bookmarks for April

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Bookmarks for April

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Bookmarks for March

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Bookmarks for March

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