"PBS's new TV and web newsmagazine gives you what you need to know -- along with a healthy dose of insight, perspective and wit. Need to Know cuts through the noise of nonstop news to bring you the most compelling stories of the week and of our times. Every Friday night nationwide and all week long on the web."
Pinterest is an online pinboard.... like a corkboard, online. I'm currrently using it to plan for my new apartment. I create a new board for each room, here's my dream living room: http://pinterest.com/lizsower/living-room/.
Curation tools to help you cope with info-overload
"My top three preferred platforms for sourcing and sorting through qualified curators and their content are Twitter, Scoop.it and Google Plus" says Debra Askanase on the Socialbrite blog.
It's interesting to read how she explains her daily routine with Scoop.it which involved both publishing and following topics she has a professional interest in. "If you have only 30 minutes each day to read the latest news in your industry, start with Scoop.it; it serves up the newest information in a very readable format."
Check out her topics, including Facebook research and best practices.
Outside of a Dog is my young adult book review blog. Take a peek for some solid suggestions for students. This summer I'll read & review the drama-filled dystopian paranormal romances so you don't have to (you're welcome).