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Yet another year in photos

Tuesday, January 1st 2013

I’m taking a photo every day this year, as I did in 2005, 2007, 2009 and 2011.  I’m nothing if not consistent! Our daughter is due in 9 days.  I’ll try to occasionally post something that isn’t her. 2013 started … Continue reading

01. January 2013 by Chad Haefele
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Interesting things I’ve read this week – 10/19/12

Friday, October 19th 2012

Random House Says Libraries Own Their Ebooks (Library Journal) I’m entirely surprised to read this headline and story, but Random House now flat out says that libraries own ebooks that they’ve bought from them.  That may seem like an obvious … Continue reading

19. October 2012 by Chad Haefele
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Tools from the edUi 2012 Conference

Sunday, September 30th 2012

Last week I went to the edUi conference in Richmond, and I can’t stop thinking about it. It’s certainly the best conference I’ve ever been to for work. In their words, edUi is “A conference for web professionals serving colleges, … Continue reading

30. September 2012 by Chad Haefele
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Interesting things I’ve read this week – 9/19/12

Wednesday, September 19th 2012

William Gibson on Punk Rock, Internet Memes, and ‘Gangnam Style’ (Wired) Part 3 of an interview with the always fascinating Gibson ends with a tiny bit about ebooks. How To See The Future (WarrenEllis.com) Warren Ellis is one of the … Continue reading

19. September 2012 by Chad Haefele
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Interesting things I’ve read this week – 9/9/12

Sunday, September 9th 2012

Who inherits your iTunes Library? (Marketwatch) Why Bill Clinton’s Speeches Succeed (The Atlantic) How I built the Media Center of My Dreams for Under $500 (Lifehacker) Working with Zotero on the iPad with ZotPad (Chronicle of Higher Ed)

09. September 2012 by Chad Haefele
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What happens to your iTunes library when you die?

Monday, September 3rd 2012

This turned out to be a hoax, but yesterday Bruce Willis was supposedly going to sue Apple for the right to leave his iTunes music to family in his will. Again, it was a hoax. But the story still highlights … Continue reading

03. September 2012 by Chad Haefele
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Quickly share screenshots with Snipping Tool++

Monday, September 3rd 2012

I’m going to try posting more frequently with shorter items. So here’s a good start: Snipping tool ++ is my new favorite bit of free software. Windows 7’s built-in snipping tool is great, but I often need to quickly share … Continue reading

03. September 2012 by Chad Haefele
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Search for the answer, not the question

Tuesday, March 29th 2011

I don’t listen to a lot of podcasts, but I try to make time every week to fit in This Week in Google. Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis and Gina Trapani always have interesting takes on wide-ranging web issues (the show’s … Continue reading

29. March 2011 by Chad Haefele
Categories: HowTo, Libraries/Info Sci, Links, Ramblings, Tech | 1 comment

Libraries as techshops

Sunday, March 13th 2011

I respect the people at Make Magazine quite a bit. I may not always be skilled enough to replicate their impressive DIY instructions, but they make me want to improve those skills and tend to have unique perspectives on fixing … Continue reading

13. March 2011 by Chad Haefele
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Take ebrary’s survey… please.

Wednesday, March 2nd 2011

Last week I ran across a link (via Paul Pival) to ebrary’s current survey about the future of their platform. If you have any experience with ebrary, you’re likely as frustrated with their UI and limitations as I am. So … Continue reading

02. March 2011 by Chad Haefele
Categories: eBooks, Libraries/Info Sci, Links | 1 comment

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