Blackberry Priv – Android May be Blackberry’s Saving Grace

Blackberry had once owned the market of smartphones like a king. Its devices were the first choice among bankers, lawyers, office executives and sales people. This was approximately a little less than a decade ago, when the phone’s operating system had fewer competitors and a promising privacy feature. As Android took over the world of smart phones, other operating systems have seen a gradual death, except the iPhone which has kept its head up high all the time.

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Apple’s Labs Introduce another Wonder – iPhone 6S with 3D Touch

The ‘S’ series of iPhones have often been ignored by users who usually hope for a flashier device being announced by Apple in another year’s time. While the look of the phone remains unchanged with the follow-up phone, the undeniable fact is that the ‘S’ series have brought about some of the most interesting iPhone features like Siri and Touch ID. With 3D Touch being the latest addition to the iPhone, the 6S has a lot to entice potential iPhone ...

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China’s Xiaomi proves its mettle again with its Mi 3

Design & quality of manufacturing

On 5th September 2013, during the course of Xiaomi New Product Launch event, Xiaomi Tech made public its Xiaomi Mi 3 android Smartphone. Subsequently, during October 2013, this premium phone was introduced in China. The Mi 3 contains a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8274AB system on a chip. The speed of its CPU is 2.3 GHz, which is significantly higher than average for a Smartphone processor. Its RAM with a capacity ...

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How to Procure Expensive Androids Economically

Those considering to purchase a phone get a lot of options, including brands, color and memory capacity. Additionally, they also get the choice of buying an almost new or used device.

People often opt for a used phone when they want a replacement of their broken phone or get it replaced by a newer model. However, the majority of people purchase used phones with the intent of saving money. It is significant to point out that, for a majority of the ...

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Learn to Love Math

Math. ACKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK!

That one word still strikes a moment of fear in my heart.

Math just wasn’t my thing in school. It wasn’t the whole “Math is for guys and not girls” thing either. I’m just naturally a writer, a words person. My favorite subjects were English and more English. Confession time. Due to a computer glitch in high school, I wasn’t given math on my eleventh-grade schedule. I had an extra study hall. Hmmm. Nobody was noticing, so I just continued ...

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Equality Schemes: Reconciliation, Talent Management and Competitiveness.

Although several months have passed since the parliamentary approval of the Organic Law on Equality between men and women are still numerous comments and controversy over gender equality and its translation into the various areas of community life. Such comments, how could it be otherwise, also extend to processes and initiatives relating to reconciling work and family life and to what this means as a new facet of corporate social responsibility. But ...

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Journal of Education for Library and Information Science

Semantic and Epistemological Elements of the Teaching of Research in LIS by John M. Budd

One of the challenges facing teachers of research or research methods in library and information science programs is creating in students an understanding of the vocabulary of both library and information science and research. There may be a linguistic gap between the language used by the teacher and that used by the student. The linguistic gap may lead to a gap ...

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Library Services for Distance Learners

While technology has vastly increased the range, reach and number of distance education programs, library services for distance students have not kept pace. And despite the potential of technology to enhance these services to distance learners, to date it has done little more than improve the speed of access to library materials, leaving the extent of access unchanged. In fact, technology may well be putting distance learners at an even greater disadvantage by creating a still more uneven ...

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System Security in the Networked Library

transit-security-designAre your library systems secure? If your answer is “yes,” drop everything and read this issue now! Ask any computer security experts: they will tell you there is no such thing as a totally secure networked system. If your answer is “no,” this issue will clarify the problems of security, suggest some approaches to them, and describe some actual library experiences.

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THE COMMUNITY-LIBRARY ADVOCACY PROJECT

American libraries are fundamental to our democratic society, yet are facing budgetary and other challenges which undermine their fiscal security and threaten their long tradition of providing free and equal access to information. The support of library users is essential for libraries’ survival, but the challenges are so great, and library needs are so compelling, that new approaches are needed to advance the cause of the public library and, through it, the well being of our communities.

Libraries for ...

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