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Internet Access Is Not a Human Right

Internet Access Is Not a Human Right | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Technology is a means of enabling freedom, not an end in itself.
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Virtual library opens in Second Life – Hypergrid Business

Virtual library opens in Second Life – Hypergrid Business | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
UK's Virtual Library of Birmingham opens its doors in Second Life for public exploration & comments http://t.co/wpw8D1vS...
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Awesome Apps for Science Experiments, Storytelling, Coding and More | MindShift

Awesome Apps for Science Experiments, Storytelling, Coding and More | MindShift | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
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12 Ways to Be More Search Savvy | MindShift

12 Ways to Be More Search Savvy | MindShift | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
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5 Tech Trends to Watch in 2012

5 Tech Trends to Watch in 2012 | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
2012 promises to be a very busy year in all things digital. Here are 5 trends likely to make a big impact in our technologically enhanced lives.
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5 Things We Fear New Technologies Will Replace

5 Things We Fear New Technologies Will Replace | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Our love for books, newspapers, and old-fashioned mail makes us worry we may soon see their demise (We trying to sustain the traditional methods.)...
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21st Century Librarianship Is Outside Your Comfort Zone

21st Century Librarianship Is Outside Your Comfort Zone | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
What being a 21st Century Librarian requires is getting well outside your comfort zone – both personally and professionally.
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Insight: Why the four technology giants - Google, Facebook, Apple, Amazon - are so different - The Economic Times

Insight: Why the four technology giants - Google, Facebook, Apple, Amazon - are so different - The Economic Times | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Four 'tech' cos which are usually lumped & assessed together, but they have dramatically different DNA when it comes to how they make money.
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Digital kids' books, cookbooks to get big push in '12 as colour e-readers flourish - Winnipeg Free Press

Digital kids' books, cookbooks to get big push in '12 as colour e-readers flourish - Winnipeg Free Press | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Digital kids' books, cookbooks to get big push in '12 as colour e-readers flourishWinnipeg Free Press"We have some great cookbook publishers and I think they previously haven't been afforded a good platform to work on," said Nic Boshart, manager of...
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Angela Maiers discusses education, technology, and the 21st century classroom | Learning Matters: Reporting you trust on education stories that matter

Angela Maiers discusses education, technology, and the 21st century classroom | Learning Matters: Reporting you trust on education stories that matter | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Angela Maiers joins the Learning Matters podcast to discuss the best ways for students to learn, participate in information-gathering, and evolve as professionals. (How do we use technology in service to the teaching of digital literacy?
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The top 10 gadgets for 2011 – and 10 more for next year

The top 10 gadgets for 2011 – and 10 more for next year | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
With more manufacturers jumping on board with smartphones, advanced televisions and a boom in consumer electronics, gadget lovers have a smorgasbord of goodies to keep their technical habit going.
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The Top 13 Free iPhone Apps Of 2011: iTunes Rewind

The Top 13 Free iPhone Apps Of 2011: iTunes Rewind | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Apple in October announced that iPhone, iPad and iPod users had downloaded over 18 billion applications from the iTunes App Store since the service launched in 2008.
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How can Educational Technology Improve Reading Instruction?

How can Educational Technology Improve Reading Instruction? | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
The impact technology plays in reading development and how it can enhance and distract from reading instruction.

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Gutenberg 2.0: Kindling the Reading Habit - Huffington Post (blog)

Gutenberg 2.0: Kindling the Reading Habit - Huffington Post (blog) | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Gutenberg 2.0: Kindling the Reading HabitHuffington Post (blog)DJ: The library is an expensive institution and many argue leaves a lot to be desired. Billions are spent annually on libraries in the US (per Association of Research Libraries).
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TechCrunch | The Most Important Gadgets Of 2012

TechCrunch | The Most Important Gadgets Of 2012 | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Rather than looking back (which I'm sure we will), I thought it would be nice to look forward to 2012 and beyond and note some of the gadgets that will change the world in the next few years.
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Augmented reality technology heading for classrooms in Australia | QR Code Press

Augmented reality technology heading for classrooms in Australia | QR Code Press | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
RT @toughLoveforx: Augmented reality technology heading for classrooms in Australia http://t.co/8PlI8jBj Textbooks with QR @jasonpinto @sandyhubbard...
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Steve Jobs' 100-year legacy: Humanizing technology | TechRepublic

Steve Jobs' 100-year legacy: Humanizing technology | TechRepublic | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
What will the legacy of Steve Jobs be a century from now? It won’t have much to do with business or marketing. Learn what it will be and why.
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The top gaming technologies of 2011 - VentureBeat

The top gaming technologies of 2011 - VentureBeat | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
The top gaming technologies of 2011VentureBeatBut it's also just as much a technological medium, whose short history has largely been defined by advances in computer technology and the gameplay experiences developers could create with their...
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Web Design Library — One-stop Web Design Resource

Web Design Library — One-stop Web Design Resource | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Web Design Library offers free web design tutorials, articles, news, interviews, web design showcase, software reviews, free web design stuff.
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Apple To Launch iPad 3 On February 24th On Steve Jobs Birthday | areacellphone.com

Apple To Launch iPad 3 On February 24th On Steve Jobs Birthday | areacellphone.com | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
If you keep in touch with regular news, you must have gone through the news about the launch of upcoming iPad 3 that it is going to be launched in the first (RT @tomi91: RT @chaosmaster129: RT @techdelight: Apple To Launch iPad 3 On February 24th ...
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The Book Beyond the Book

The Book Beyond the Book | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
As you open your Kindle or iPad on Christmas, consider this publisher who suggests that e-books and print books can live peacefully together.
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5 Ways to Boost Your Digital Media Career in 2012 - Mashable

5 Ways to Boost Your Digital Media Career in 2012 - Mashable | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
5 Ways to Boost Your Digital Media Career in 2012MashableHanson Hosein is the Director of the Master of Communication in Digital Media at the University of Washington.
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Books and Band Saws: the Future of Libraries | MindShift

Books and Band Saws: the Future of Libraries | MindShift | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it

Future of 3D production in your library.

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Nimble - Augmented Reality book-based library

One of the places where the tension between searching and browsing is readily apparent is the library. Nimble shows what a mixed touch, digital, projection, and book-based library might look like.


Via Angela Natividad, Ana Cristina De Lion, Dennis T OConnor
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C.S. Lewis: A Philosophy of Education | Learning at the Library

C.S. Lewis: A Philosophy of Education | Learning at the Library | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
L67 2009 From the Publisher: In this book about the philosophy of education, Loomis and Rodriguez carefully examine the first principles of theoretic and practical reason necessary for human development and flourishing.
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