Archives: Carol Diedrichs

Tech Tuesday: Digital Disconnect, New Library Tech, and Gadgetry

On this episode of Tech Tuesday, we’ll discuss how the internet is becoming dominated by a few companies, and in one author’s words, “how capitalism is turning the internet against democracy.” Then we’ll learn about new technology allowing libraries to send anything on its shelves straight to your computer. Finally, it’s the latest in gadgets.

Tech Tuesday: Bookless Libraries, Ultrabooks, and Gadgets

Whether it’s on an Apple Ipad, Amazon Kindle, or some other tablet device, many people are choosing to read their words from a screen instead of a book or magazine. We’ll talk about how this trend might impact libraries today and in the future. Plus, Ultrabooks and more gadgets…