• Search Engines Come and Go…

    Search Engine Optimization’s “Say goodbye to Google: 14 alternative search engines” may not live up to its promises but it does list some search alternatives — often in niche areas — that not everyone has […]

     
  • Laying Down the Law on Research

    How well is the law profession using new research techniques to benefit clients? Lawyer’s Weekly deals with digital disruption and how it affects both research and intra-firm cooperation. There is one view at http://www.lawyersweekly.com.au/sponsored-features/17973-digital-disruption-and-its-impact-on-legal-research

     
  • Drop a Dime…A Trio of Articles Dealing with Smartphones

    Battery Bane For those who sometimes, or often, use a smartphone for research the New York Times’ Tips and Myths about Extending Battery Life can be a useful read. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/25/technology/personaltech/tips-and-myths-about-extending-smartphone-battery-life.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=mini-moth&region=top-stories-below&WT.nav=top-stories-below Thermal Imaging Phone Camera Yep, […]

     
  • News that of possible interest to the on-line information community:

    Saying that a magistrate’s order that Apple write code to unlock the iPhone of the San Bernadino shooters relies on a strained interpretation of U.S. law, a California congressman called on the FBI to back […]