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Phase 2: Laptops

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

September 14

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 ...

Cravath Park offers free Wi-Fi services

May 3

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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

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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...

ICIT launches WINS mobile for Android

April 19

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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

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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...

App Review – “MTV News”

March 29

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March 29, 2016 By Jason Howarth Remember when MTV was actually music focused? That seems so far in the past it’s not even funny. A more accurate name for MTV would be “Pop Culture Central” or the “Reality Network.” To...

App Review – “DC All Access”

March 8

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March 8, 2016 By Jason Howarth Apps are a great form of entertainment and information, programs that have allowed one to easily connect to others, particularly interests and hobbies. DC All Access is no real exception. This is an ap...

App Review – “Spanky’s Bar Finder”

March 8

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March 8, 2016 By Jordan Moser Regardless of your squad’s weekly dedication to Whitewater nightlife, the question comes up week after week: “What are the deals at the bars tonight?” You recall one, maybe two bar deals...

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