• About Michael Sauers

    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller. He earned his MLS in 1995 from the University at Albany’s School of Information Science and Policy. Michael’s twelfth book, Google Search Secrets (w/ Christa Burns) was published October 2013 and has two more books on the way. He has also written dozens of articles for various journals and magazines. In his spare time he blogs at travelinlibrarian.info, runs Web sites for authors and historical societies, takes many, many photos, and reads more than 100 books a year.

    http://www.travelinlibrarian.info/

    Friday Video: Regolith

    by  • October 17, 2014 • Tech, video • 0 Comments

    Short documentary on the lives of young scrap workers growing up in the e-waste trade of central Accra, Ghana. A ImageFiction Films and Dazed Digital production Directed by Sam Goldwater Produced by Isobel Mascarenhas-Whitman Facebook: facebook.com/ImageFictionFilms Twitter: @imagefiction imagefictionfilms.com samgoldwater.com

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    anonabox : a Tor hardware router

    by  • October 16, 2014 • Tech • 0 Comments

    anonabox

    So what IS the anonabox? The anonabox is a networking device that provides anonymous Internet access and encryption, and helps to bypass censorship in places where access to the Internet is limited. Reliable Anonymity The anonabox has been developed and refined for the sole purpose of running the open source software Tor, considered the...

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