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Ed Summers: Teaching Networks

Yesterday I had the good fortune to speak with Miriam Posner, Scott Weingart and Thomas Padilla about their experiences teaching digital humanities …

How much is a happy customer worth?

In today’s highly analytical marketing world, is it really possible to place a value on customer happiness? Well, yes. And that’s just …

How AI will shape the future of search

Artificial intelligence is changing the way users access information online. Columnist Justin Freid discusses where the trends are heading and what this …

pinboard: Twitter

Have not read the full report but based on the abstract seems useful to those involved in the #code4lib incorporati… …read more …

UX maturity models: A collection

Models are great for analysis and explanation. Less for designing a future. “For at least ten years now I have been collecting …

DMOZ Shut Down

Last August I wrote a blog post about how attention merchants were sucking the value out of online publishing. In it I …

Terry Reese: MarcEdit Update Notes

MarcEdit Update: All Versions Over the past several weeks, I’ve been working on a wide range of updates related to MarcEdit. Some …

Evergreen ILS: OpenSRF 2.5.0 released

We are pleased to announce the release of OpenSRF 2.5.0, a message routing network that offers scalability and failover support for individual …

Advice for AMP-curious publishers

Columnist Barb Palser offers a framework to help publishers assess the potential benefits of Accelerated Mobile Pages. The post Advice for AMP-curious …

David Rosenthal: SHA1 is dead

On February 23rd a team from CWI Amsterdam (where I worked in 1982) and Google Research published The first collision for full …

D-Lib: Broken-World Vocabularies

Article by Daniel Lovins, New York University (NYU) Division of Libraries; Diane Hillmann, Metadata Management Associates LLC …read more Source: Planet Code4Lib

Ed Summers: IS

This week’s readings were focused on Interaction Sociolinguistics (IS) which is a field of discourse analysis that is situated at the intersection …

Practical Design Discovery

A note from the editors: We’re pleased to share an excerpt from Chapter 3 of Dan Brown’s new book, Practical Design Discovery, …