Aug
04
2017

Technicast with Stephen Ashley

For the month of August, our guest is Stephen Ashley. Stephen is the Teen Engagement Coordinator at the Chapel Hill Public Library, a position he has held since 2015. Before working at the Chapel Hill Public Library, he worked at Algonquin Books, ...
Jul
25
2017

Get to Know the Technica Staff: Chloe Tuck

Each month, we will interview one employee to get their opinions on the publishing industry, hear what it’s like to work at Technica, and learn a little bit about them. This month we are interviewing Chloe Tuck, a managing editor at Technica. ...
Jul
06
2017

Technicast with Tobias Rose

For the month of July, our special guest is Tobias Rose.  Tobias is the founder of Kompleks Creative.  Founded in 2006, Kompleks is a web development company located in Durham, NC that has worked with non-profit organizations, businesses, artists and institutions of ...
Jul
03
2017

Who are the Peers in Peer Review?

So much of scholarly publishing has been built on the promise that articles are reviewed and recommended by peers.  For most journals in science research, authors tend to go through a rigorous peer review process before their paper comes close to publication.  Yet, recent reports have indicated problems in the ...
Jun
20
2017

Keys to Managing Misconduct Accusations

It should come as no surprise to anyone reading this that misconduct is as prevalent in scholarly publishing today as it has ever been. There are whole websites and blogs dedicated to finding wrongdoing in this industry. When you are the scholarly publisher, how do you proceed when potential wrongdoing ...