1. Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch (with GlowLight) and Nook HD Tablet Reviewed.


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    Jeff Hastings reviews two Nook devices, the Simple Touch and the HD tablet and also wonders about the future of Barnes & Noble's branded devices in the light of the rampant Microsoft buyout rumors…

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    • Digital Public Library of America | screencast tour


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      A closer look at the recently launched DPLA, its features and “how it works, both good and bad.” Linda W. Braun, a library consultant and educator, offers this screencast on the highly anticipated…

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      • Echo SmartPen


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        Imagine a pen that records audio right along with exactly what you write as you record it. Then imagine you can share those "pencasts" online. School Library Journal's Jeffrey Hastings reviews Livescribe's…

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        • Huzzaz, a Pinterest for video | screencast tutorial


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          • Interactive storytelling app Versu | screencast tutorial


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            By Linda W. Braun

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            • Jeffrey Hastings Tests the Flip MinoHD


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              This is the tail-end of a review of the Flip MinoHD in which I use Vimeo as the online sharing venue of choice to display the MinoHD's 720p footage. The video begins at SLJ.com and is associated with…

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              • Kindle Fire vs. Nook Tablet


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                Jeff Hastings compares the pair of popular eReader/Color Tablets and gives readers hints on how to install 3rd party apps not offered through the devices' respective app stores.

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                • Meograph: Create Presentations in Four Dimensions.


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                  SLJ.com's Jeff Hastings looks at Meograph, a new presentation tool that combines the appeal of infographics and video and puts everything in chronological and geographic context. Sound confusing?…

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                  • Mozilla's Popcorn Maker | screencast tutorial


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                    • School Library Journal checks out the StarWalk Kids eBook Platform


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                      Jeffrey Hastings, technical reviewer for School Library Journal's Digital Shift, takes a walk through the StarWalk Kids collection. Read the full review here: http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2013/01/opinion/test-drive/ebook-toolkit-starwalk-kids-test-drive-january-2013/

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