2301-1

Blogs, Tablet PCs, and everything in between

Randy has already noted that the two of us had a little brush with local blogging fame this week. A nice surprise, and I’m glad that people are interested. I’m very curious to see ...
2201-20

SMS and Cell Phones

Kenton has got me thinking about SMS tonight. He’s been looking at ways to enable our users to sign up for SMS notification of their Sirsi account status, e.g overdue notices, holds, ...
2201-27

Connecting the Dots: Social Software and the Social Nature of Libraries

I’m in the process of cleaning up *everything* today — from half-finished projects to various tasks too long the victim of my procrastination. Yes, even my overflowing inbox of ...
2201-2

Structured Data, Web 2.0, Libaries

Notes from Lorcan Dempsey’s excellent talk on making more out of data resources. Characteristics of Web 2.0 are the flattening of applications and the ability to stitch these services ...
1901-9

Off-the shelf tools and open-source for ATOM feeds

Currently the agency reporting is provided using Excel/CSV/PDF. Existing web data scraping/harvesting technology can be utilized to aggregate this data and provide it as REST/ATOM services. ...
1901-2

Online cascading performance budgets and performance reports

There is a new software solution now available that was specifically designed to bring exactly this type of transparency and accountability to federal agency spending, called CASCADE™ ...