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Week 14,15,16,17 &18: Innovative Acquires Polaris,Paul Ryan Recommends Eliminating IMLS, Boundless -New Cloud Based eTextbooks Platform, Serendipity Searches Linked Data

Part Siri, Part Google Now: Microsoft Announces “Cortana” Virtual Assistant ( Search Engine Land) Cortana is the new Microsoft virtual assistant, in close competition with  Apple’s Siri and Google Now. Innovative Interfaces Acquires Polaris Library Systems ( INFOdocket ) The presence of Innovative Interfaces in the public library … Continue reading

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Week 9,10,11 &12: Google News Offers Old Newspapers, LAPL To Offer High School Diploma, Office Mobile Free on iPhone and Android, OK Google Desktop Voice Search Finally Made It To Desktops

Browse old newspapers via Google News( The Travelin’ Librarian) Another interesting project from Google News: being able to search for archived digitized copies of newspapers, including a help on how to search the archive.   Why You Shouldn’t Decide Anything Important At Your Board Meeting( Library … Continue reading

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