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Cool to see a digital historian explain screen-scraping

I'm adding Digital History Hacks to my list of weblogs to follow on the strength the author (William J. Turkel) 's being a historian working in "digital history" and writing about web spidering and scraping. To wit, Digital History Hacks: Teaching Young Historians to Search, Spider and Scrape: To get the most out of the […]

Large scale IT Trends Facing the University

I identify three trends in IT that will have a large impact on the university: increasingly inexpensive storage, network, and computation power for individuals For $25/year, I am promised unlimited storage and bandwidth for all my photos by Flickr. I can upload all my videos to YouTube or Google Video for free. For $16/month, I […]