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Google Reader Alternatives: Which One Is Best For You? 30 Tools To Choose From

Google Reader Alternatives: Which One Is Best For You? 30 Tools To Choose From | More TechBits | Scoop.it

 

 


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Gerda van Doorn's comment, May 5, 2013 4:01 AM
Another possibility is Symbaloo, great for categorising.
Gianluigi Spagnoli's comment, May 6, 2013 3:39 AM
Tnx for the suggestion.
Elsie Whitelock's curator insight, May 6, 2013 9:10 AM

sooo many choices..

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Peering Past Privacy

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Even the smallest libraries should be prepared to deal with a big privacy invasion, Google Glasses.  Now there are two schools of thought on this issue.  There are the people who see it a...
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iLibrarian » Create Your Own Library Social Media Monitoring Dashboard

iLibrarian » Create Your Own Library Social Media Monitoring Dashboard | More TechBits | Scoop.it

"I’ve been looking into various social media monitoring tools which are available but haven’t found one that completely fits the bill for our library so I decided to create one from scratch. I wanted something free..."

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The Entire Guide to Google Search Features for Teachers and Students

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Check out the features of Google search for your students!


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Wary of Google? Try These Alternative Search Tools

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Concerned about Google’s new privacy policy? The search giant’s recent announcement that it would combine user data across YouTube, Google search, and other Google products has caused a stir. Whether or not this has you changing your search habits or, at the very least, adjusting the privacy settings on your Google account, the announcement should remind librarians and educators that other search engines exist and—along with specialty search databases—provide value to the researcher.


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10 Libraries To Visit With Google Street View

"Although at the very early stage, Google Street View is being used not only outside but also inside buildings. From several institutions and businesses that can benefit from using this advanced tool, bookstores and libraries are the ones that stand out – they offer the magic of being among the best of all friends: books. Being in such a place makes you want read something now.

 

In this post I’d like to introduce you to great libraries, which are most probably not in your neighborhood, but you can visit them in seconds without leaving your chair. It’s the power of the virtual world delivered by Google Street View. No geographical restrictions apply in this case."

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Google Goes Back to What It Does Well: Finding Things

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"Surprise! Google has completely transformed the way search works again. But this time, it's a kind of search that would have made the old Google proud. Today, starting with U.S., English-language users, Google unveils the Knowledge Graph."

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Some of the Better Google Tools and New Features

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Google has recently closed a few of its less popular services, but it's still rolling out fantastic new tools and improvement on a regular basis.

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10 Google Search Tricks You Might Not Know

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Looking for a quick answer among Google's millions of search results? Here are a few tricks to help you out.
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