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Urban Mining, Maritime Pets, WhatsApp, More: Friday Afternoon Buzz, January 19, 2018researchbuzz

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:37:15 +0000

NEW RESOURCES Electronics 360: New Database for Urban Mining in the EU Maps Valuable Resources in E-Waste and More. “The Urban Mine Platform presents the flows of precious and base metals and […]

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Hair Dyes, Huffington Post, Instagram, More: Friday Buzz, January 19, 2018researchbuzz

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:28:52 +0000

NEW RESOURCES NCSU: Designing the Next Generation of Hair Dyes. “North Carolina State University researchers have created the largest publicly available chemical database of hair dye substances as a resource for developing […]

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CSV Files, Sunspots, Instagram, More: Thursday Afternoon Buzz, January 18, 2018researchbuzz

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:55:53 +0000

NEW RESOURCES From a gentleman named Simon Willison, and this looks delicious: Datasette Publish: a web app for publishing CSV files as an online database. “I’ve just released Datasette Publish, a web […]

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Belgium Genealogy, Canada Elections, Brexit, More: Thursday Buzz, January 18, 2018researchbuzz

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:05:14 +0000

NEW RESOURCES From Internetgazet and translated from Dutch: Digital Archive of Old Deeds . “The municipality has digitized all civil status documents and makes the documents that are more than 100 years […]

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Science Search, Tourette Syndrome, Coral Reefs, More: Wednesday Afternoon Buzz, January 17, 2018researchbuzz

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:16:27 +0000

NEW RESOURCES Nature: Science search engine links papers to grants and patents. “The marketplace for science search engines is competitive and crowded. But a database launched on 15 January aims to provide […]

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Michigan Health Care, Deaf Culture, WordPress, More: Wednesday Buzz, January 17, 2018researchbuzz

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:33:45 +0000

NEW RESOURCES TV 6: New website informs about the quality of care at Michigan hospitals. “A new website…launched Tuesday by the Michigan Health & Hospital Association gives consumers and patients easy access […]

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Google Image Search, Image Editing, VR/AR Apps, More: Tuesday Afternoon Buzz, January 16, 2018researchbuzz

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:09:20 +0000

TWEAKS AND UPDATES SEO Roundtable: Google Reverse Image Search Matching Images Bug To Be Fixed. “Last week we reported on a possible bug or change with reverse image search in Google. Well, […]

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Cryptocurrency Scams, Dinosaur Tracks, Google My Business, More: Tuesday Buzz, January 16, 2018researchbuzz

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:47:12 +0000

NEW RESOURCES The Next Web: The Ethereum Scam Database helps you avoid cryptocurrency scammers. “The Ethereum Scam Database (EtherscamDB) is a handy website that collects crowdsourced information about heaps of online scams […]

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Ohio Newspapers, Florida Politicians, Philosophers, More: Monday Evening Buzz, January 15, 2018researchbuzz

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:33:59 +0000

NEW RESOURCES The Daily Sentinel: Accessing the past in print: Bossard to offer digital newspapers online. “Bossard Memorial Library in Gallipolis has stepped even further into the digital age by offering a […]

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London Cabbies, Mental Health Treatment, Substance Abuse Programs, More: Monday Afternoon Buzz, January 15, 2018researchbuzz

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 19:17:40 +0000

NEW RESOURCES Black Cab London: Sherbert Dab: An Oral History of the London Taxi. “Organised by the educational charity, Digital Works in conjunction with Unite and the London Transport Museum, this ambitious […]

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