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The Analog Issue

The Analog Issue

By Anna Letson, Multimedia Editor

November 6, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story

Despite advances in technology, analog mediums are still treasured today.

Print Matters Panel Ignores Digital Divide

Print Matters Panel Ignores Digital Divide

By Jordyn Josephine Fischer, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

At the Strand Bookstore's “Print Matters: Art, Literature, and Design in the Digital Age” panel last week, experts met to address (or avoid the topic of) e-books in the publishing industry.

New York Drugs Are Now Prescribed via Web

New York Drugs Are Now Prescribed via Web

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

March 21, 2016


Filed under City News, News, University News

New York passed a new law that requires all prescriptions to be done electronically.

NYU Leads Way in Virtual Reality Program

NYU Leads Way in Virtual Reality Program

By Stephen Malkowizz, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU becomes one of the first schools in the nation to teach classes on Virtual Reality. The class will feature guest speakers from Virtual Reality companies Jaunt and Oculus.

Epson Digital Couture F/W 2016

Epson Digital Couture F/W 2016

By Courtney Marino and Hannah Starke, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

A spectacle of bold collections dominated the space at Skylight 60 Tenth this past Tuesday evening. In the digital era, technology is constantly pushing boundaries, allowing artists to relish in fearless attempts to create riveting designs. Digital printing technologies are radically impacting t...

NYU study investigates phone-killing ‘disease’

NYU study investigates phone-killing ‘disease’

By Alice Zhang, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU scientists published a paper looking at how attackers can infect your smartphone with a "digital disease" designed to rapidly age and wear out the device's insides.

De Blasio announces creation of tech hub

De Blasio announces creation of tech hub

By Suebin Kim, Contributing Writer

October 6, 2014


Filed under News

Mayor Bill De Blasio launched the Digital.NYC program this past week. Digital.NYC is a program meant to provide a place for "start-up innovators and grad students to angel investors and venture capitalists," to develop their ideas.

CuteCircuit Spring/Summer 2015

CuteCircuit Spring/Summer 2015

By Romie Williams, Contributing Writer

September 4, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

When designer Francesca Rosella was a child, she dreamed of owning a spectacular dress that would change colors. Years later, she brought her dream into fruition by partnering with CEO Ryan Genz and creating the now stylishly savvy label CuteCircuit. With interactive textiles and intelligent microfibers,...

Think tank analyzes Instagram future

Think tank analyzes Instagram future

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

February 26, 2014


Filed under News

The 2014 Instagram intelligence report of Stern professor Scott Galloway’s L2 Think Tank, a research company dedicated to assessing the presence of brands in social media found that Instagram garners 15 times the number of clicks on advertisements than other platforms normally do, including its owner F...