Archive for category: Trends & Tech

Trend Report Summer 2013: Awesome Accessories to Spice Up Your Summer

Trend Report Summer 2013: Awesome Accessories to Spice Up Your Summer

Over the last few weeks strolling around Lincoln Center, I have seen some bizarre yet cutting-edge accessories worn by fellow neighbors walking their dogs and sipping on their first iced lattes of the season.

Mobile Games for the Less-Than-Avid Gamer

Mobile Games for the Less-Than-Avid Gamer

The world of video games is vast and can often be frightening to ‘newbies’. Obstacles such as expensive hardware, complicated control setups, and steep learning curves, deter inexperienced gamers from playing these games.

Do They Know too Much? A Look into Google’s New Policies

Do They Know too Much? A Look into Google’s New Policies

In the world of tech giants, information is power. It doesn’t take much for the public to label a company as ‘evil.’ Fox News consistently receives that branding for their conservative perspective on news reports.

Editor’s Choice: Top 20 Fordham Memes

Editor’s Choice: Top 20 Fordham Memes

Recently two new Facebook pages took off called "Fordham Memes," and with both Rose Hill and Lincoln Center students "liking" the pages, they received hundreds of hits within just a few hours. Students wasted no time in creating their own memes.

New Facebook Feature Is the Timeline of a Lifetime

New Facebook Feature Is the Timeline of a Lifetime

As a son or daughter, imagine being able to see a parent’s childhood flashbacks. Imagine, being able to see the youthful banter between the parent and their best friend back in grade school, move through pictures of high school parties during their “glory days” and see how that young squirt grew up to be the person now known as mom, dad, grandma or grandpa.

Non-Apple Tablets Join iPad 2 at the Top

Non-Apple Tablets Join iPad 2 at the Top

From the subways of New York to the classrooms of Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC), tablet computers are appearing in every setting imaginable. Tablets have been available to consumers for almost a decade, but only recently have these portable

Forget Black Friday, It’s All About Cyber Monday

Forget Black Friday, It’s All About Cyber Monday

If you love great deals but can’t handle the lines and pushing of Black Friday, you’re not alone. That’s why in 2005 the shopping gods graced us with Cyber Monday, the Black Friday of online shopping

The New IPhone 4S Gives Tech Lovers a More Reliable Smart Phone

The new iPhone 4S update caused quite a stir upon its release; some consumers were disappointed with the lack of a total overhaul, while others were excited by the new features.

Twitter Data Shows Trends in User Moods Across the Globe

Twitter Data Shows Trends in User Moods Across the Globe

When Twitter first hit the social media market, its functionality was doubted and frequently mocked. In 140 or fewer characters, how could this sparsely designed platform hold a candle to more established forums

FCLC Students Show Off Their Fashionable Side

FCLC Students Show Off Their Fashionable Side

Most residents at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) get dressed in the morning knowing they only have to walk across the plaza to get to class and that a change of clothes is just a short walk back upstairs.