Northwest Tablet Review

Tablets for today’s college student have become not only trendy but a necessity for some. There has been debate on whether Northwest should invest in tablets, hybrids, or continue laptops for next year’s university computer program.

Hyperloop – The Fifth Mode of Transportation?

We all know about planes, trains, boats, and automobiles, but what do you call something that is described as being “a cross between a Concorde, a railgun, and an air hockey table?”

Lima – The Future of Storage

Have you ever heard of a website called Kickstarter? Essentially, Kisckstarter provides small businesses and designers a means to actualize their dreams. Thousands of different inventors and innovators offer up their ideas through Kickstarter,

Where’s the cloud? Are we in the cloud now?

Cloud computing has become quite the buzzword in computing as of lately, but what is cloud computing? Where is this cloud? Cloud computing is basically accessing computer resources over the internet or any other network.

Laptop vs. Tablet: You Decide!

Ah, the age old rivalry, laptop vs. tablet! In one corner, laptops with their built in keyboards, large storage capacities, and low cost-to-performance ratio. In the other corner, tablets with their long battery life, comparatively small size, and touchscreen input.

Standing Out in the Crowd

Standing out in the crowd when going up against possibly hundreds of other applicants in a job search can be rather challenging.  However, there are a few things that you can do to make yourself stand out to potential employers. Making your own portfolio is a big step.

What to Expect for 2013

If the world stays as it is then 2013 is going to be a year for new trends, gadgets and some really amazing gizmos that will easily overshadow the PCs and Macs. So what new tech are we looking forward to testing this year? Here’s my pick of the gadgets I’m most excited about in [more…]

Six Skills College Grads Should Have But Don’t

The good news? The field of Information Technology continues to expand in today’s job market. The bad news? Fresh college graduates “don’t have the skills employers want and need.” Asking “Why pay $50,000 on an education to become a human paperweight?” might be a good question to ask oneself, or just take a look at the [more…]

Facebook Timeline: Creepy or Creative?

Many will argue that the new Facebook Timeline is creative, unique, and awesome. Others will argue a very different side of the argument. Is Facebook becoming too creepy? With the new Timeline feature, some may worry that some of the past will come back up and be shown to the whole world. Some articles say [more…]

Sexy and I Know It

With cold weather arriving in Maryville and darkness falling shortly after 5:00 p.m., it is important to find creative new ways to stay in shape. Luckily, every student at Northwest has access to unlimited workout plans, tips, and tricks online. The internet contains an overwhelming collection of fitness tools and websites, so