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By Sherah Ndjongo, Social Media Editor

January 20, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

A spot in the annual Forbes’ 30 Under 30 class is a much coveted position, considering that earning a spot on this list is harder than getting into Harvard, with over 15,000 nominees fighting for 600 available slots. In 2017 and 2018, a total of 48 NYU alumni made their mark by landing on the list eit...

Poly student launches staring competition app

Poly student launches staring competition app

February 10, 2014


Filed under Features

Barely four months after the release of his popular photography app Perfect Shot, Poly freshman John Meyer is back on the App Store. This time, Meyer has launched an app that integrates the simplest of games with the technological possibilities of iPhones to create Staring Contest. The app is a pr...

NYU-Poly freshman takes shot at photo app

NYU-Poly freshman takes shot at photo app

October 28, 2013


Filed under Features

Just two weeks since its launch, NYU-Poly freshman John Meyer’s app Perfect Shot has received an overwhelming 50,000 downloads — and counting — on the App Store. Perfect Shot, a photography app, functions when the user is taking an iPhone photo, detecting both the eyes and mouths of people...