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NYU’s Website Is Now Device-Agnostic

NYU’s Website Is Now Device-Agnostic

By Ashley Arnold, Staff Writer

August 28, 2016


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The NYU.edu website officially relaunched on Sunday with updated features for all electronic platforms. Executive Director of the Digital Communications Group Jim Robertson said that this was a much-needed renovation since nearly 30 percent of web traffic comes from mobile devices. “We wanted to upd...

Classes made portable with app redesign

Classes made portable with app redesign

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

February 3, 2014


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The student-developed app Kipin Hall celebrated the integration of a web-based educational platform into mobile solutions for Apple and Android devices today. The app, which facilitates the classroom experience in a way similar to NYU Classes, has launched at colleges across the country, including NYU...

New app Uber helps pay for taxis

New app Uber helps pay for taxis

September 19, 2012


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A mobile app released earlier this month aims to connect yellow cab drivers with commuters who are looking for a ride by sharing their locations with one another. The app was created by San Francisco-based company Uber and will also allow for automatic credit card payment for rides. Drivers are equipped...