digital

Bliss Lau/Jasmine Takanikos
Bliss Lau/Jasmine Takanikos

Today, everyone who uses social media is, in effect, creating an image and a brand; activities that used to be the domain of advertising agencies.  As new media platforms evolve, the old advertising models are falling away, reflecting personal and societal changes both in habits and attitudes. 

noe tanigawa

In HPR’s continuing series on local publications, today, a look at the Hawaii Independent. The Independent is an online newsmagazine that covers politics, economics, communities, arts, and commentary. Launched in 2008, HPR’s Noe Tanigawa found, they’re poised for a leap forward this spring.

Affiliated lifestyle and entertainment publication, In Honolulu:

http://inhonolulumag.com/

Longtime denizen of Honolulu’s music and entertainment scene, Gary Chun’s blog.

On this episode of Bytemarks Cafe, we’ll learn how two local libraries are developing new ways to lend titles digitally.As books evolve from hardcopy paper to electronic books, how can libraries redefine themselves as information hubs in the digital era?