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Phase 2: Laptops

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

September 14, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

A new Wi-Fi connection method debuted this fall, thanks to the Instructional Communication & Information Technology department’s (ICIT) in efforts to manage a growing student body. Process improves security “We’ve put a system in ...

Whitewater City Market returns

May 3, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Business

May 3, 2016 By Brad Allen In the absence of a large grocery store in Whitewater, one way for community members to buy food locally and support local businesses is to attend the Whitewater City Market, held every Tuesday...

Cravath Park offers free Wi-Fi services

May 3, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

May 3, 2016 By Brad Allen Community members and customers of the Whitewater City Market are able to use free Wi-Fi services in the Cravath Lakefront Park area in Downtown Whitewater. “This year, it will be a big thing...

Server update causes full two-day D2L outage

May 3, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

May 3, 2016 By Brad Allen Last week, D2L services were temporarily disconnected after a scheduled database upgrade resulted in a series of errors, causing students on campuses across the entire UW-System to experience a...

Representatives look to expand grocer hunting party

April 26, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Business

April 26, 2016 By Brad Allen In hopes of gauging interest and presenting information about food co-ops to the community, a team of Whitewater government members and one local business owner held an open informational conference...

Warhawks offer service in annual Earth Day event

April 19, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Business

April 19, 2016 By Brad Allen In commemoration of Earth Day, a number of UW-Whitewater students will participate in an annual volunteer service event that focuses on cleaning up Whitewater and Janesville. The primary goal...

ICIT launches WINS mobile for Android

April 19, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

April 19, 2016 By Brad Allen The WINS mobile app released for Android users on April 20, allowing users on both Apple and Android platforms to utilize its services and functions. The app previously launched for iOS on...

App Review – World Wildlife Fund

April 19, 2016

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

April 19. 2016 By Jason Howarth If there is one thing the 1990s cartoon “Captain Planet” taught me, it’s that the power to change the planet is ours. Thankfully, the World Wildlife Fund and their app are not nearly...

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