Mobile > One

Newly Digitized Recordings at the Vernadsky Library in Kiev Echo the Lost Ukrainian-Jewish Past

2 monthes ago   |   By Tablet Magazine

Historical narratives are built around artifacts-preserved and frail relics from past epochs. Mythology erupts in the absence of such relics, and it is the sort of absence that doesn't let one alone. Celebrating its first centennial this year, the Jewish Archive at the Vernadsky Library in Kiev is, perhaps, one of the oddest crossroads of history and mythology: It is filled with incredible artifacts of the Eastern European Jewish past, and yet, it hangs suspended within a cognitive void, in the absence of the community that engendered these artifacts. Growing up in Ukraine, the notion that...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   One      Digital      Centennial      Libraries      Library      Culture News      Jewish Arts & Culture      Dybbuk      Former Soviet Union      Kiev      Klezmer      Niggun      S. Ansky      Soviet Jewry      Ukraine  


Kuo: iPad mini 5, AirPower, and AirPods 2 are coming late 2018 or early 2019

Kuo: iPad mini 5, AirPower, and AirPods 2 are coming late 2018 or early 2019

Just ahead of Apple's “more in the making” event in Brooklyn, frequently reliable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has set out his expectations for Apple product announcements over the... Read more ...

Huawei adds 13 phones and tablets to the Android 9 Pie beta program

Huawei adds 13 phones and tablets to the Android 9 Pie beta program

Huawei announced a few months ago that nine smartphones will be updated to Android 9 Pie by the end of the year. Some of them have already received the update, while others... Read more ...

Best headphones for your new, jack-less iPhone

Best headphones for your new, jack-less iPhone

The iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, ad iPhone XR don't feature a headphone jack, meaning the easiest way to listen to your favorite tunes, podcasts, and videos are through Bluetooth... Read more ...

These paid Android icon packs are free for a limited time, grab them now!

These paid Android icon packs are free for a limited time, grab them now!

If you love to customize your Android phone, you might be pleased to hear that several icon packs that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play. Typically... Read more ...

Motorola joins forces with iFixit to supply official repair kits for Moto phones

Motorola joins forces with iFixit to supply official repair kits for Moto phones

A true mobile industry pioneer during the 1970s, ‘80s, and ‘90s, and one of the world's top three phone vendors until a decade or so ago, Motorola is hardly a major rival for... Read more ...

Google Pixel 3 handicaps fast wireless charging on 3rd-party chargers, full...

Google Pixel 3 handicaps fast wireless charging on 3rd-party chargers, full speed only on Pixel Stand

Wireless charging is finally back on Google's latest crop of smartphones , and it's certainly a welcome return. Google even supports Pixel 3 fast wireless charging at 10W... Read more ...

Apple iPhone vs Samsung Galaxy vs LG and OnePlus broken screen repair prices

Apple iPhone vs Samsung Galaxy vs LG and OnePlus broken screen repair prices

Long gone are the days of metal or plastic phones, and the display is no longer the most expensive part that can break in your handsets, at least according to Apple, which... Read more ...

OnePlus hopes to launch the first 5G-capable smartphone next year

OnePlus hopes to launch the first 5G-capable smartphone next year

Somewhat unsurprisingly, at the Qualcomm 4G/5G summit in Hong Kong, OnePlus officially announced the intention to be one of the first to market with a 5G smartphone. more... Read more ...

Firefox 63 arrives with Enhanced Tracking Protection, search shortcuts, and...

Firefox 63 arrives with Enhanced Tracking Protection, search shortcuts, and Picture-in-Picture on Android

Mozilla has released Firefox 63 with Enhanced Tracking Protection, performance improvements, search shortcuts, and Picture-in-Picture on Android. Read more ...

New iPad Pro 2018 price and release date expectations

New iPad Pro 2018 price and release date expectations

Apple is gearing up to announce the most radical of iPad redesigns it has done since, well, ever. It went all out with design upgrades this year, ditching its signature home... Read more ...