At the Ref Desk (4/15/18): File under 'Learn Something New Everyday': Wanna print more than one page (say, 2, 4, 9, etc.) on the same side of the paper? That's what the option "Multiple" is for after typing Ctrl-P. (Thanks to the student who figured this out after he asked me and I told him I didn't know.) [more...]

3 Generations of Smart Phones

Submitted by Leo Klein on Sun, 9/9/12 (7:53pm)

Cingular 8525 (2006), HTC Fuze (2008), Samsung Galaxy SIII (2012).


by Stephen Francoeur on Sun, 9/9/12 (9:01pm)

Are you sure that the Samsung model isn't one of those phancy phablets that so many are phantasizing about lately?

by Leo Klein on Sun, 9/9/12 (9:12pm)

Good point. When I forgot my laptop at work over the recent holiday, the thing did serve as a kind of 'phablet'.

Funny, I waited 4 years to buy the latest model -- it's quite an improvement in almost everything I use it for (with the possible exception of indoor shots which tend to be grainy).