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Let's surf "Around the Blogs" and check out some recent topics of interest from the tech, literary, library, and arts and entertainment sections of the World Wide Web in February 2014.

  • February 2014 marks the centennial birth of Beat Generation and postmodernist literary legend William S. Burroughs. Iggy Pop had some reflections on Burroughs' life and written works during a recent BBC Radio interview.
     
  • HBO will be going traveling to Silicon Valley for a tech and maker-influenced dramedy, and from the mind of Mike Judge no less!
     
  • For us Apple iOS users, there was some bad news about recent security issues that revealed major vulnerabilities where hackers could intercept email and other secure communications sent from iPhones and iPads. So, update your devices stats!
  • The recent publication of Mastering Digital Librarianship should be added to all of our reading lists. The book examines the changing roles of librarians in today's digital environment and focuses on communication, teaching and learning, and service innovation.


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