Interesting Things of the Week #197

UKSG Live Blog – blog reports of the UKSG 2014 Conference

 Go back in time with Google Street View – historical images added

HTG Explains: Should You Change Your Passwords Regularly?

Lifehacker – Combine Pocket with Evernote for a Clutter-Free, Paperless System

How To Write A Great Lede When Writing For The Web

As Researchers Turn to Google, Libraries Navigate the Messy World of Discovery Tools

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Interesting Things of the Week #196

The Expert – video. Depressingly familiar.

Internet Archive’s new TV News Archive

The Million Dollar Homepage still exists, but 22% of it has rotted away

A Tour of the British Isles in accents – video

12 Ways to use Duct tape for survival

Changes to UK copyright law and how they could affect you

 

Interesting Things of the Week #191

Mobile Access – What Do Libraries Want? – my presentation from the JISC Mobile workshop on 22 January

Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World – I’ve just signed up for this MOOC on Coursera

You Bought It, You Own It! Time to Reclaim the Right to Use/Tinker/Repair/Make/Sell/Lend Your Stuff

Robert Llewellyn in Electric car trip London-to-Edinburgh in a day

A bad year for our annual Top Ten Top Ten Top Ten list

Can Video Games Make You Smarter?