Daily Archives: October 17, 2005

Please read jenny’s excellent post at ALA TechSource! Texting with Jenny from the UK, I said I just wanted to post a big “DITTO” next to this post. “All very interesting, but it worries me all the more when all of this is sold directly to the consumer and bypasses […]

Video iPod & the Future

(Darlene Fichter and I are presenting a workshop on organizational weblogs next Saturday in Monterey…this is good food for thought!) http://stephenslighthouse.sirsi.com/archives/2005/08/the_gartner_hyp.html 1. Technology Trigger: A breakthrough, public demonstration, product launch or other event generates significant press and industry interest. Ponder any of the hot hot technologies we’re discussing. When did […]

Gartner Hype Cycle at Stephen’s Lighthouse Applied to LIS Weblogs

From the Rambling Librarian: http://ramblinglibrarian.blogspot.com/2004/09/differentiating-public-service.html We should go out there and engage potential users in the forums, chatrooms etc. As I wrote in my other blog:”… the presence that librarians project can no longer be the “Thou knoweth more than you-eth” attitude. To connect with our average information-customer, we need […]

Cluetrain & Public Service