[FoRK] Return to an old thread: Digital camera-based bookscanner

Luis Villa <luis at tieguy.org> on Sun Feb 10 11:10:02 PST 2008

On Feb 10, 2008 1:58 PM, Ken Meltsner <meltsner at alum.mit.edu> wrote:
> On Feb 10, 2008 12:28 PM, B.K. DeLong <bkdelong at pobox.com> wrote:
> > Did you by chance read this article today as well?
> > http://www.nytimes.com/2008/02/10/business/10metrics.html
>
> Oddly not.  Now that I did, I'm feeling old....  I have a stack of
> phone books on top of the fridge -- frequently they're quicker than an
> online lookup, or at least they are here in the frozen Midwest (still
> not above 0 F at mid-day...).
>
> Of course, when we need things to be digital, they're not.  We asked
> our son at college to send us his syllabi, but apparently they're all
> printed on paper that can't be Xerox'd.

!

I've finally got not one but two classes living in publicly accessible
wikis. non-photocopiable syllabi sounds... bizarre.

Luis

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