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12 Most Must-Have Habitudes for Social Media Success

by: Angela Maiers<p>There are still a large number of folks who believe that Social Media is about the tools you choose and the content you …

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Primary school tapeworm experiments (1970s)

Back in the 1970s there was no way of ascertaining how some medical products might affect humans.<p>Rabbits, chimps and other animals were needed for …

Watch 2013 Obama debate 2006 Biden on NSA surveillance

Watch then-Senator Joe Biden from 2006 directly refute each point made by his now-boss, President Barack Obama, about the NSA surveillance program at …

Best beginner telescope: Celestron FirstScope

The Celestron FirstScope is the best pick for an absolute beginner level telescope. Most entry-level scopes are crap, and most useable scopes start …

Ross Sisters sing Solid Potato Salad

Here again is a clip of the amazing Ross Sisters performing a wonderful song about potato salad while performing the most amazing contortions and …

Google Analytics Custom Report Tutorial - How to set up a report

We are drowned in too much data and it becomes so overwhelming we start to ignore analytics. Application developers keep on adding on more and more …

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An analytics service for universities, bringing together vast amounts of data to inform their business decisions, is one of the runners up at the …

Highlights from #UKSGlive 2013

<i>My learning round-up from the 2013 UKSG Annual Conference</i><p>Video of talk – Slides from talk<p>Is the triumph of OA is now inevitable? Maybe not – the …

Inexpensive smooth writing pencil: Mirado Black Warrior

The Mirado Black Warrior pencil is made in the USA from high quality materials, available practically everywhere, and, very importantly, cheap (hey, …

RLUK Members Meeting 2013 – Research Data Management

<b>Research data management and libraries: current activities and future priorities – Stephen Pinfield, University of Sheffield</b><p>b<p>b<p>b<p><b>RDMRose: Taught and</b> …

Safe Harbour offers clear rules for use of out-of-commerce works: trade associations agree safe harbour provisions

In September 2011, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed in the presence of the EU Commissioner for the Internal Market and Services (Michel …

National women in engineering day: the battle to be taken seriously

The engineering industry will play a vital role in the regrowth of Britain's economy but to do that we need to be able to compete on the world stage …

One year later: Linked Open Data in the German National Library

<b>A little more than a year ago, the German National Library (DNB) announced that it would release more data as linked data under an open license. It</b> …

An evidence revolution

Teachers are better placed than anybody to generate new research questions, based on years of observation of subtleties that would escape any …

Desperate Publishers

I’m on campus to get some work done but before that I thought I do a quick postette as I eat my lunch. A good topic for a short contribution is a …