Links Roundup #17

Back up Cloud Data PC Mag has a useful article on ways to back up your data in the cloud – Back Up Your Cloud: How to Download All Your Data.  It covers Facebook, Twitter, various Google Services, Yahoo, LinkedIn, … Continue reading

Links Roundup #16

Best Apps/Services of 2013 Jamie Todd Rubin has two posts addressing this topic, 12 of the Most Useful Apps and Services for 2013, and 4 Additional Apps and Services That Work So Well They Are Virtually Invisible.  He does cover … Continue reading

Links Roundup #15

Academic Workflows ProfHacker has an interesting example in Digital Workflows for the Archive.  Post is by a researcher who works a lot with manuscripts in archives, and describes the tools he uses (including Turboscan, Dropbox, IKeyboard (now TacType), Byword, and … Continue reading

Links Roundup #14

Academic Blogging Since my last post was on academic blogging, the post A New Science Blogging Scandal:  Deja Vu All Over Again from the Scholarly Kitchen blog points to a problem I did not have room to cover, the difficulties … Continue reading

Links Roundup #13

Lucky 13!  Yes, this is actually the 13th Links Roundup Post.  Yee-ha!   The Awesomest 7-Year Postdoc or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Tenure-Track Faculty Life. A really great post on work-life balance for academics.  Lengthy, … Continue reading