' Technology channel from Library Web http://www.libraryweb.info/articledir.php#8 Google will not enforce exclusivity over library scanning http://www.thebookseller.com/news/139773-google-will-not-enforce-exclusivity-over-library-scanning.html.rss "will not enforce exclusivity clauses in contracts to scan and index library book collection"
theBookseller.com, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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Newspapers and Magazines Coming To Amazonís Buy Once, Read Everywhere Kindle Apps -- Starting With Kindle for Android http://www.teleread.com/paul-biba/newspapers-and-magazines-coming-to-amazon%E2%80%99s-buy-once-read-everywhere-kindle-apps-%E2%80%93starting-with-kindle-for-android/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+teleread/KHnj+(TeleRead:+Bring+t "update that enables users to buy, read, and sync over 100 Kindle newspapers and magazines"
TeleRead, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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Amazon brings newspapers, magazines to Android Kindle app http://www.teleread.com/chris-meadows/amazon-brings-newspapers-magazines-to-android-kindle-app/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+teleread/KHnj+(TeleRead:+Bring+the+E-Books+Home) "Up to now, only owners of Kindle hardware devices have been able to read the electronic newspapers and magazines Amazon makes available..."
TeleRead, Tuesday 21 December 2010
Tue, 21 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000
New Pew Report on the Generations and Technology http://stephenslighthouse.com/2010/12/16/new-pew-report-on-the-generations-and-technology/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=new-pew-report-on-the-generations-and-technology US research.
Stephen's Lighthouse, Tuesday 21 December 2010
Tue, 21 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000
App Stores and Books http://stephenslighthouse.com/2010/12/16/app-stores-and-books/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=app-stores-and-books "there are over 50,000 apps for books in the app store"
Stephen's Lighthouse, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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China's National Digital Library After Five Years http://web.resourceshelf.com/go/resourceblog/62689 'The project, "aims to ensure that every organization, every family and every person has their own digital library through new media, such as mobile phone, digital TV and internet."'
ResourceShelf, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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Lists: Another New Tool from the Open Library http://web.resourceshelf.com/go/resourceblog/62690 The Internet Archive's 'webpage for every book' project.
ResourceShelf, Tuesday 21 December 2010
Tue, 21 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000
Los Angeles Times Book Critic: "E-books are Good News for the Literary World" http://web.resourceshelf.com/go/resourceblog/62706 'The great debate of the last several years -- whether readers would read book-length material onscreen -- appears to have been settled with a resounding "yes."'
ResourceShelf, Tuesday 21 December 2010
Tue, 21 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000
Amazon Deletes Items from Kindles... Again http://lisnews.org/amazon_deletes_items_kindles_again "deleting certain kinds of erotica from both the online store and users' devices"
LISNews, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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Free library books on your iPhone http://thoughtsofawannabelibrarian.wordpress.com/2010/12/17/free-library-books-on-your-iphone/ "If your library service provides ebooks via the Overdrive..."
thoughts of a [wannabe] librarian..., Tuesday 21 December 2010
Tue, 21 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000
The Web 2.0 Contradiction: Commercial and Library Use http://unllib.unl.edu/LPP/koltay.htm " the main motives of the Web 2.0 that contributed to its commercial success ... library use of Web 2.0"
Library Philosophy and Practice, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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'I Am Not a Luddite' for Resisting E-Books http://www.shelf-awareness.com/issue.html?issue=1352#Quotation-of-the-Day Quotation of the Day, "why would I elect to read in a format that requires additional inputs of energy?"
Shelf Awareness, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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'The Promise of E-Books' http://www.shelf-awareness.com/issue.html?issue=1354#Quotation-of-the-Day Quotation of the Day, "The issue is not what we read on ... The issue is that we read".
Shelf Awareness, Tuesday 21 December 2010
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Books 'Will Become Living Digital Objects' http://www.shelf-awareness.com/issue.html?issue=1355#Quotation-of-the-Day Quotation of the Day, "traditional distinctions between author and reader, and between publisher and consumer, will blur considerably".
Shelf Awareness, Tuesday 21 December 2010
Tue, 21 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000
Why Wikileaks Matters to Libraryland http://lisnews.org/why_wikileaks_matters_libraryland "This is the biggest free speech battle of our lifetimes"
LISNews, Tuesday 14 December 2010
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