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Colorado Internet Access

Studies by the Colorado Department of Education show that half the population (or more) depend on their library for Internet access.

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Internet Use Statistics

Looking for Internet Use Statistics broken down a whole bunch of different ways? Look no further. via Kieran Healy’s Weblog .

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DirecTV and Flash

I have someone who can’t access her account at DIRECTV.com . She believes it is because of the dialogue box asking everyone to upgrade to Flash 6.0. The problem is, upgrading Flash (or anything else) on a Gates machine is a fairly non-trivial operation.

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Accessability Court Rulings

For those of you who missed the recent conflicting rulings on whether the Americans with Disabilities Act applies to websites , Adam Kalsey has links to both.

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Remote Patrons, not Library

David Bigwood focuses on the converse of my post from the other night: checking the accessability of the library from outside.

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In-Library Transportation

In order to enable additional access to their shelves, the Arcadia Public Library has provided a motorized cart .

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WTC Debate Technology

How do 5,000 people participate in a debate like the Town Meeting on the WTC Design?

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Florida Portal Suit

Sometime ago, the state of Florida began redirecting visitors to www.state.fl.us to www.myflorida.com . Brent Gregory , who owns stateofflorida.com, is rather upset .

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SimHouston Questions

Remember SimHouston from SimDesk ? There are some troubling questions now being asked about the project.

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Early Arrivals Records Search

UC-Berkeley and the National Archives and Records Administration have combined to create a new database called Early Arrivals Records Search (EARS) which contains immigration records of those arriving via the Pacific between 1882 and 1955.