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Canvas shows potential at UW-W

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

December 6, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

Students got their first taste of what’s in store for the switch to Canvas last Tuesday in a seminar designed to garner feedback before the learning management system is implemented next fall. “It was nice to give feed...

Students pull all-nighter coding

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

November 15, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

Students pulled an all-nighter Saturday creating video games and computer programs in the spirit of competition for the 2017 Hackathon. Eight teams of students checked in to Hyland Hall for an entire night of coding from 8 p.m. No...

UW-W Military Coordinator discusses online recruiting

Garrett Kluever, Biz and Tech Editor

November 8, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

Military recruitment changed greatly over the last decade with the introduction of social media and the easy connections people are capable of making with each other. Richard Harris, the Coordinator of Student Veterans & Milita...

Goodbye D2L, hello Canvas

Goodbye D2L, hello Canvas

November 1, 2017

App review: Venmo “The social check-work”

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

September 29, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

Venmo, owned by Pay-Pal, is a person-to-person payment app that allows users to give and request money between friends or family via a connection to their bank account. What sets Venmo apart is the social media aspect of the ...

Sounds saving lives

Sounds saving lives

April 13, 2017

Tech gurus advise caution on social media

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under Biz & Tech, Technology

Thinking twice before posting the location of that Spring Break beach photo is a good idea. Retaining skepticism before accepting the Facebook friend request of a person you don’t know who only has two friends added is an even...

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