Tag: libraries

  • Why DRM Doesn’t Work

    [22 simple steps to borrowing an audio book from a public library][link]. [link]: http://www.bradcolbow.com/archive.php/?p=205 “The Brads – a comic about web design » The Brads – Why DRM Doesn’t Work”

  • Raphaël — JavaScript Library

    [Looks great, supports every major browser including iPhone’s WebKit][link], and: >Raphaël uses the SVG W3C Recommendation and VML as a base for creating graphics. This means every graphical object you create is also a DOM object, so you can attach JavaScript event handlers or modify them later. Raphaël’s goal is to provide an adapter that…

  • Philadelphia Libraries Saved With Last-Minute Legislation

    [Passed by a vote of 32 to 17][link], just days before they’d have been shut down (presumably) for good. [link]: http://libwww.freelibrary.org/blog/index.cfm?srch=3&postid=952 “Free Library Blog”

  • Philadelphia is Closing It’s Libraries

    [Yes, all of them][link]. These are the public libraries in Philadelphia. I feel that Ben Franklin would personally beat the shit out of whoever let this happen. It’s a travesty. [link]: http://libwww.freelibrary.org/closing/ “FLP – Closing”