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Find a New Book with These Library-Created Tools « Novel - Blog

Find a New Book with These Library-Created Tools « Novel - Blog | More TechBits | Scoop.it

"Libraries are creating lots of interesting and exciting options for their patrons with the proliferation of mobile technology. Many librarians are interested in finding ways to help patrons find new books while they are on the go and generally encouraging people to read. These tools allow typical readers’ advisory activities to extend beyond the walls of the library. Two new tools in this area are excellent examples..."

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25 Timeline Ready Apps for Enhancing Your Facebook Page | Social @ Blogging Tracker

25 Timeline Ready Apps for Enhancing Your Facebook Page | Social @ Blogging Tracker | More TechBits | Scoop.it
Enhance your Facebook Pages with these timeline ready apps. A total of 25 facebook apps to choose from, including BONUS app suggestions to improve fans engagement.

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All the News that’s Fit to Tap and Swipe: Comparing news apps Flipboard, Pulse, Zite, and Google Currents — The Digital Shift

All the News that’s Fit to Tap and Swipe: Comparing news apps Flipboard, Pulse, Zite, and Google Currents — The Digital Shift | More TechBits | Scoop.it

I've tried Flipboard and Pulse.  Next up to try...  Zite and Google Currents.

 

"Among my favorite tools on the iPad? News apps. Recently, things got even better when some of the most popular news applications—Flipboard, Pulse, and Zite—released iPhone versions, and Google debuted its entry into the field: Google Currents. All attempt to replicate the look and feel of a magazine; swiping through screens to advance content does recall the satisfying turn of an actual page. You can also Tweet, email, or post a story to social sites using these free apps."

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Content Curation On The Go: How To Discover and Distribute The Best News From Your Mobile Phone

Content Curation On The Go: How To Discover and Distribute The Best News From Your Mobile Phone | More TechBits | Scoop.it

Robin Good: Hard to believe but true: you can curate and publish while on the move by using one of the many mobile apps devoted specifically to news discovery and to publishing/distribution.

 

Francisco Rosales, the author behind SocialMouths, has prepared a valuable illustrated guide to finding 10 among the best mobile apps for news discovery and distribution.

 

Resourceful. 8/10

 

Full article: http://socialmouths.com/blog/2012/06/05/curate-content-from-your-smartphone/ ;


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Poovan Devasagayam's comment, June 20, 2012 8:51 PM
Love this article. It's straight to the point. thanks for the app recommendations. It's really useful. - Poovan

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4 Hot Apps for Microvideo Blogging

4 Hot Apps for Microvideo Blogging | More TechBits | Scoop.it
With microvideo blogging apps, you can record short video clips and share them instantly over social platforms. Here are our four faves.
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D.C. Library Staff Tests iPad Services App — The Digital Shift

D.C. Library Staff Tests iPad Services App — The Digital Shift | More TechBits | Scoop.it

At the Washington D.C. public libraries, a newly-created iPad app is being tested by librarians and library technicians at its 25 neighborhood branches to help with common daily tasks, such as circulating books, making computer reservations and checking up on programs.

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