Not All Bits

Info Culture

SCARIEST. KING. EVER.

August 1, 2012
by Daniel Messer
2 Comments

If Content is King, Then it’s Time to Bow Down

Smart libraries have policies and procedures they follow when it comes to collection development. That’s nothing new and it’s a generally good thing. The very smart libraries are able to adapt those policies to a changing world, and folks, the … Continue reading

May 21, 2012
by Daniel Messer
0 comments

OverDrive Media Console Updates

OverDrive dropped an update for both their iOS and Android apps today. Taking a look at the iPad and my phone, it looks like they’ve got a few different additional features depending on what flavour you’re using. So, more importantly, … Continue reading

April 26, 2012
by Daniel Messer
0 comments

Abandoning DRM Is Good, But Not Good Enough

With the announcement that Tor and Macmillan will be the first major publisher to abandon DRM, we start to see the very same thing from publishing that we saw in music ages ago. See, music was dragged kicking and screaming … Continue reading

April 6, 2012
by Daniel Messer
0 comments

Dan The Download Guy – Google Calendar, It’s for my patrons too

Dear Dan the Download Guy, Can I set up an appointment with you to help me learn how to download eBooks and stuff to my iPad/Android/Kindle/Kindle Fire/Sony/Pandigital… ? Signed, eReader in Need — Of course you can! Here’s my calendar, … Continue reading

March 15, 2012
by Daniel Messer
0 comments

I Wrote a Book!

A while back I used to do a series of podcasts and online videos called Hyperlinked History. Basically, these shows were light and, hopefully, entertaining little history documentaries to give you an educational boost for the day and allow you … Continue reading