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Noah Hyams: Behind SwipeMe

Noah Hyams: Behind SwipeMe

Spurthi Kontham, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

NYU alumni Noah Hyams is helping NYU students socialize and use up their meal swipes with his new app.

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A Look Into NYU’s Latest Startup — Curtain Call

A Look Into NYU’s Latest Startup — Curtain Call

Jacob Fox, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Music, TOP STORIES

If your wallet has ever winced at the price of a concert ticket, the four NYU students behind the new app Curtain Call have a solution for you.

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I Tried… The EatUp App

I Tried… The EatUp App

Nathaniel Mahlum, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under Dining, FEATURES

EatUp is an app that tries to help students find people to eat with. Read about our writer's experience using the app to discover if it's actually worth downloading.

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NYU Students Create Service to Bring Protests to Your Phone

NYU Students Create Service to Bring Protests to Your Phone

Antonio Wovchko Fratto, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

ResistX, an SMS and email service created by NYU students, makes protesting a no-brainer.

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Grad Student Fights Hunger and Loneliness on Campus

Grad Student Fights Hunger and Loneliness on Campus

Alice Li, Contributing Writer

February 2, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

After reading posts about students facing food insecurity on the NYU Secrets page, alumnus Jon Chin created an app to combat hunger and loneliness on campus.

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Style-Centric Apps For Your Phone

Style-Centric Apps For Your Phone

Michaela Hoffman, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Procrastinating has never been so fashionable. Download these style-centric smartphone apps today.

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Yik Yak Could Lose Anonymity

Yik Yak Could Lose Anonymity

Faith Gates, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized, University News

A team of NYU professors discovered how to find the exact location of Yik Yak users.

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Want Free Food Next Friday? These People Are Giving It Away

Want Free Food Next Friday? These People Are Giving It Away

Paggie Tan Wan Qi, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Dining, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

The CEO of the new app Food Moves sat down with WSN to discuss his successful startup, and how you can find some free food near you.

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Hakook Helps Students Pay It Forward

Hakook Helps Students Pay It Forward

Connor Borden, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Becoming a conscious citizen, attentive to the needs of the community around us, should be the goal of every NYU student.

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Ordego Is the Newest Convenience Store — And It’s in Your Phone

Ordego Is the Newest Convenience Store — And It’s in Your Phone

Rachel Sipress, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

Ordego, an online convenience store, delivers a variety of items throughout the East Village with the promise of delivery in under 20 minutes.

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Tandon Sees 2020 With VR Goggles

Tandon Sees 2020 With VR Goggles

Kate Howard, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Tandon's Class of 2020 will receive a Virtual Reality gadget along with their acceptance packages.

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Seniors App-ify Foodie Forums

Seniors App-ify Foodie Forums

Sanya Sareen, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2016


Filed under Dining, FEATURES

Two NYU seniors--Xinyang Chen and Dorothy Qian--have created a social media app called "Dining" that focuses on connecting lovers of food.

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