Need to enter a special character into a Google Doc? Sure you can select the Insert menu then Special Characters, but then you’ve got to browse through thousands of characters to find the one you’re looking for. But, did you know you can draw the character you’re looking for and that Google will supply you with a short list of possible matches to select from? (Click image for demo or get more info from Google support.)
October 10, 2009, Lincoln, NE
It’s not an Evernote replacement but for simple notes to remind me what to talk about in a presentation, it’s pretty sweet.
Have a spare machine you can use to test Windows 10? If so, you can head on over to http://preview.windows.com and sign up for the Windows Insider Program. Once you’re registered you’ll be able to download the needed file to create your installation media.Read more →
The first technical preview of Windows 10 (yes, they’re skipping Windows 9) has been released and Michael has been testing it. Join us for a tour of Windows 10 with a look at the new features and the differences you’ll need to be aware of whether you’re currently using Windows Vista, 7, or 8.1.
In this monthly feature of NCompass Live, the NLC’s Technology Innovation Librarian, Michael Sauers, will discuss the tech news of the month and share new and exciting tech for your library. There will also be plenty of time in each episode for you to ask your tech questions. So, bring your questions with you, or send them in ahead of time, and Michael will have your answers.
Register online @ http://nlc.nebraska.gov/scripts/calendar/eventshow.asp?ProgID=13504
According to Nicole, it was sent off to the printer a few days ago and will be available at Internet Librarian.