Landscapes and Beauties: Feeling Like Reading the Next Volume, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Edo Period, 19th Century Painting
Daily Thoughts 01/71/2013
I read some more of The Case for Mars. Robert Zubrin is describing how the Mars Direct plan was created. There is a lot about the politics of NASA and how it ends up costing lots of money because the different engineers want their projects to be funded. I also read a little more of Librarians As Community Partners. The authors are describing senior outreach programs.
After 17 Years Education Platform Lynda.com Raises Its First Round of Funding $103 million from Accel Spectrum.
I am hoping that they use some of this funding to enter the library market. They are doing a trial at the Science Industry and Business Library in Manhattan.
Extracting Value From Uncertain Data
Big Data will soon effect publishing and libraries in a significant way.
Publishers Focus on a Complex Future at Digital Book World