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NYU Professors Bring Hamlet to Virtual Reality

NYU Professors Bring Hamlet to Virtual Reality

Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU, TOP STORIES, University News

An NYU Tandon professor works with an international team to bring the arts and education to life in virtual reality.

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Protect Your Environment and Wallet With Food for All

Protect Your Environment and Wallet With Food for All

Jillian Harrington, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

The new app Food for All seems to kill two birds with one stone: offering restaurant-quality food at discounted prices while limiting food waste and, in turn, helping the environment.

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Driverless Pizza Changes Dynamic

Driverless Pizza Changes Dynamic

Adryan Barlia, Deputy Opinion Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under OPINION

People would have to pay attention to their phones more, physically have to leave their homes to approach an empty car, and figure out the payment process from automated screens set up in the car's exterior — a list of inconveniences. Pizza delivering is great and will continue to be great, so no need for replacements.

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NYU Abu Dhabi Researchers Lay the Groundwork for an ‘Unhackable’ Microchip

NYU Abu Dhabi Researchers Lay the Groundwork for an ‘Unhackable’ Microchip

Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Abu Dhabi researches create first unhackable chip.

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The Obsoleteness of Textbooks

The Obsoleteness of Textbooks

Adryan Barlia, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under OPINION

With the advent of technology and accessibility of information, it's time to stop paying for overpriced, weighty piles of paper and opt for ebooks instead.

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Snapchat Leads the Social Media Game

Snapchat Leads the Social Media Game

Adryan Barlia, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Facebook's and Instagram's mimicking of Snapchat's features prove that Snapchat is leading the evolution of social media.

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NYU Developing New Wireless Technology

NYU Developing New Wireless Technology

Sanjukta Phadke, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under NEWS

NYU Wireless received a donation from a corporation to aid the development of a 5G network.

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The iPhone Is a Part of Human Anatomy

The iPhone Is a Part of Human Anatomy

Henry Cohen, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under OPINION

The physical symptoms of not having your phone within reach — higher blood pressure, increased heart rate, worsened anxiety and poor cognitive performance, — suggest that the smartphone has become a part of human anatomy.

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Investment in STEM Invites Growth

Investment in STEM Invites Growth

WSN Editorial Board

March 27, 2017


Filed under OPINION

NYU's investment in expanding STEM resources at Tandon will improve the university as a whole.

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Othmer Hall

Othmer Hall

Bourree Huang, Under the Arch Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen, Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $9,190 – $16,912 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 1 minute walk to Tandon, 20 minute subway ride to WSP Nearby subways: A, C, F, R, 2, 3, 4, 5 Shuttle: Yes Othmer Hall, located in downtown Brooklyn, is the 18-story reside...

Tandon Students Help Design Hyperloop at SpaceX Headquarters

Tandon Students Help Design Hyperloop at SpaceX Headquarters

Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

February 16, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

A group of Tandon students succeeded in the Hyperloop design competition in 2016. They traveled to California in January to compete at the SpaceX headquarters.

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Calvin Luo F/W 2017

Calvin Luo F/W 2017

Grace Halio, Editor-at-Large

February 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

At just 21 years old, Calvin Luo is the youngest person to ever show at NYFW. His “Asexual” collection for Fall/Winter 2017 featured monochromatic hues interspersed with olive greens, subtle plaids and pops of cobalt and garnet. Statement coats and flowing skirts dominated the unisex collection w...

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