Google Adds Bookmarking Function to Image Search

ResourceShelf - Mon, 2015-11-30 18:04
From Google Search : The perfect image of your next big adventure, knitting project or style-changing haircut is bound to exist somewhere out there. But what happens once you find the image? Take a screenshot? Maybe try to save the webpage? Starting today there is an easier option: you can now star [...]
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Yahoo Finance Launches Daily Broadcast

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-11-18 20:56
From Yahoo Tumblr : Each weekday, at 3:58 p.m. ET, this live daily show will offer insight into the most important business news of the day, what’s driving the markets, and what to expect in the days and weeks ahead. The Final Round launches with Fidelity Investments as the sponsor. Every [...]
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Google Introduces New Google+

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-11-18 07:12
From Official Google Blog : We’re starting to introduce a fully redesigned Google+ that puts Communities and Collections front and center. Now focused around interests, the new Google+ is much simpler. And it’s more mobile-friendly—we’ve rebuilt it across web, Android and iOS so that you’ll have a fast and consistent experience whether [...]
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OCLC Releases Report on User Behavior Research

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2015-11-17 16:21
From OCLC Research: This compilation will be of interest to librarians, information scientists and library and information science students and researchers as they think about new ways to provide user-centered library services and to conduct research that will inform practice in ways to engage and build relationships with users and potential users. [...]
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ProQuest Launches British Periodicals IV

ResourceShelf - Tue, 2015-11-17 16:16
From ProQuest : ProQuest has expanded its database of British Periodicals with the launch of Collection IV. British Periodicals is a unique, transformative resource charting contemporary comment on the interests, attitudes, and events across three centuries of British history, politics and culture.  From the 17 th through the 20 th centuries the [...]
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Google Maps Now Available Offline

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-11-11 21:07
From Official Google Blog : Now you can download an area of the world to your phone, and the next time you find there’s no connectivity—whether it’s a country road or an underground parking garage—Google Maps will continue to work seamlessly. Whereas before you could simply view an area of the map [...]
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Yahoo Launches Search Experience for Firefox

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-11-11 21:00
From Yahoo Search Tumblr : Taking a page from our redesigned Yahoo mobile search experience , Yahoo Search in Firefox delivers the most relevant results upfront so that you can take action right away. Now, we’ll immediately connect you to the best results from across the web so you can: [...]
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Pinterest Announces New Visual Search Tool

ResourceShelf - Wed, 2015-11-11 20:56
From Pinterest Blog : When you spot something in a Pin that you want to learn more about, tap the search tool in the corner. Then select the part of the Pin you’re interested in, and we’ll show you Pins just like it. You can even filter your visual search results by [...]
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Personalized Flickr Results Now Included in Yahoo Image Search

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2015-11-06 21:27
From Yahoo Search Tumblr : We’ve revamped Yahoo image search by not only showing you the best Web results but also by pulling in images from Flickr. Now, if you’re signed in, your search will display personalized results from Flickr*, including a selection of your own photos, images from people you follow [...]
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Mendeley Announces New Features

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2015-11-06 21:00
From Mendeley blog : Mendeley’s Data Science team have been working to crack one of the hardest “big data” problems of all: How to recommend interesting articles that users might want to read? For the past six months they have been working to integrate 6 large data sets from 3 different platforms [...]
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OCLC Releases Annual Report

ResourceShelf - Fri, 2015-11-06 20:53
From OCLC : This year's report highlights breakthroughs made by sharing knowledge, connecting users, delivering value and transforming spaces. Connect with colleagues around the world through videos, photos and stories that highlight their accomplishments. Full story >>
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