ATG Hot Topic of the Week: Digital Public Library

by Dennis Brunning, Arizona State University Glen Beck exiting stage left–or right…but in library land: mainstream media (or Beck Palin lamestream media) picks up the key library story of...

Thank You, Judge Chin

Hot Topic of the Week, by Dennis Brunning (dennis.brunning@gmail.com) Re: Judge Chin’s ruling–I knew I should have bet on this…it didn’t look good when it started but that was...

Tell Us More Cornell

Hot Topic of the Week, by Dennis Brunning (dennis.brunning@gmail.com) Bit of a non-story as reported–the Cornell news flash. We librarians appear a bit lame. Back when I was negotiating, I pref...

ATG Hot Topic: iPad 2 Announced by Steve Jobs

by Dennis Brunning, Arizona State University IPAD 2 announced by Steve Jobs. This year’s version, coming March 11th (time to get in line) will feature two cameras, dual-processor, and most of all thi...

"Hot Topic" of the Week – IBM and Watson

By Mike Diaz, ProQuest IBM’s Watson wins on Jeopardy, delivering fast answers in a question and answer format in a game forces contestants to understand nuance and hidden meaning in questions. The be...