Total Recall

In the cult classic Total Recall, Douglas Quaid went on a virtual vacation and was flooded with visual memories that drove him to visit the planet Mars. What followed was a series of events that only Hollywood could create. Though real life isn’t as imaginative as Arnold Schwarzenegger’s character in the movie, our brains and the way we learn and remember things is still incredibly astounding.

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We’re All Defining “Content Curation” Incorrectly

The popular definition for “content curation” is too limiting!

If you run a quick Google search for anything that includes the term “content curation” you’re bound to see a list of articles, lists, and product advertisements that help marketers curate content more effectively. And I understand why this has happened.

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Shelf CEO’s Article Featured on Fast Company

Sedarius Perrotta’s column featured on Fast Company’s Home Page.

Everyone on the Shelf.io team was extremely excited to see our CEO’s article featured on the home page of Fast Company this past weekend! In this column, Sedarius Perrotta talks about how the month he spent living with the Tucano tribe of the Amazon forever shaped his career and helped guide him on his entrepreneurial journey.

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What Newton Understood…

Sir Isaac Newton is best known for his Law of Universal Gravitation, but the first thing that comes to my mind when I think about Newton is his quote: “If I have seen further, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.” Sadly, there is no “Law of Giant Shoulder-Standing”, but I think we should consider making one (after enlisting someone to come up with a better name, of course).

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The Way Libraries are Structured is Pure Genius

Libraries, though they have evolved over time, are still an integral part of the curation of information. Over thousands of years to the present day, they have remained a place that houses a collection of information for people to reference. No matter how they vary, there are some universalities that remain the same.

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Shelf’s Collaborative Web Clipper Featured on the Google Chrome Store!

Shelf’s Collaborative Web Clipper Featured in Chrome Store!

Over the course of the past week, the Shelf Collaborative Web Clipper (CWC) was featured on the home page of the Extensions section of the Google Chrome Store.

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