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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.

‘Steve Jobs’ shows tougher side of icon

‘Steve Jobs’ shows tougher side of icon

By Stephen Spoth, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

Explore the darker side of the infamous tech giant in the Aaron Sorkin-written biopic "Steve Jobs."

Seven movies to look forward to at this year’s NYFF

Seven movies to look forward to at this year’s NYFF

By Zach Martin, Film Editor

September 24, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

The New York Film Festival showcases some of the most promising Oscar-winning movies. Here's what to look forward to in this year's festival:

Apple keynote may give new life to Cook’s vision

Apple keynote may give new life to Cook’s vision

By WSN Editorial Board

September 9, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Today's keynote will mark the culmination of Tim Cook's transition from "Steve Jobs's predecessor" to CEO of Apple.