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An Analyst and an Idea

Ever had a great idea while in the shower? How about while mowing the lawn or during a workout? Have you been able to work through a problem when not entirely focused on it?   242 more words

Intelligence Analysis

Scavenger Hunt: Learning about the Library through Game and Technology

In January 2014, my fellow reference and instruction librarian, Derek Zoladz, and I had the pleasure of hosting students at the Columbus State Community College Library. 636 more words

Information Literacy

Makeup Tools: Dupe for Z pallete

Z palettes are a trend, definitely saves space and come in cool designs and prints, indeed very fash!

Owning a lot of products is normal to a Makeup Artist, be it for use, hobby, obsession for some or simply a  236 more words


Make a Mobile Game without Programming -- Yes... For Real

Last week I saw a great presentation on a tool called Construct 2 that let’s you make mobile apps (mostly games) without any programming know-how. Will programming know-how help? 489 more words

Learn To Code

Capacitor Resurrection, the 8th Farad.


Totally looks like this:

So, there was this problem with some capacitors (about 8.000 of them) that got damaged  (on a 50% chance) on depanelizing and we had to rush an emergency removal procedure across half the country. 241 more words

A Bitcoin for your thoughts

I love a good puzzle.  One of the most recent puzzling scenarios to drift onto my radar screen has been the hotly contested debate about Bitcoin (for proof check out todays NYT DealBook).   350 more words

Intelligence Analysis

Cool Tools: Yelp

Today I’m blogging about a mobile app I use that I discovered in the past year: Yelp. On the web, Yelp is a site for discovering and reviewing businesses. 454 more words