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Students React to TikTok Investigation

Students React to TikTok Investigation

December 4, 2019

The app, which many students have dubbed “the next Vine,” has gained mounting scrutiny from American tech executives and government officials in recent months.

Schoolwide Chosen Name Policy Expected to Take Effect Next Semester

Schoolwide Chosen Name Policy Expected to Take Effect Next Semester

March 27, 2019

Some areas that will be affected are ID cards, class rosters, Blackboard, Gmail and other Google services. New ID cards will be available to students free of charge.

Trans Students Oppose Online Name Change Process

Trans Students Oppose Online Name Change Process

January 22, 2019

Google, Blackboard, Banner and other online services at Fordham all have separate requirements for changing a display name, and no one service affects the rest yet.

Google: Living in A World of Ignorance

Google: Living in A World of Ignorance

March 30, 2018

By GIANNA SMERAGLIA Copy Editor On Dec. 21, 2017, it was announced that the executive chairman of...

Silicon Valley Diversity Crisis: Don’t Blame Google

Silicon Valley Diversity Crisis: Don’t Blame Google

March 14, 2018

It’s no secret: Silicon Valley is a sausage fest. More specifically, a white and Asian one. Gender a...

Boston Dynamics & YOU!

Boston Dynamics & YOU!

December 1, 2015

By CONNOR MANNION News Co-Editor/Asst. Literary Co-Editor It was about 4 in the afternoon when Michael awoke to the la...

Tell Tale Tech: Choose Wisely

Tell Tale Tech: Choose Wisely

April 30, 2015

By BEN MOORE Managing Editor, Online Editor We are thankfully nearing the end of the semester ...

Do They Know too Much? A Look into Google’s New Policies

Do They Know too Much? A Look into Google’s New Policies

February 22, 2012

By ALEX ARMERO Staff Writer Published: February 22, 2012 In the world of tech giants, information i...

Fordham Adds Google Apps to Gmail

Fordham Adds Google Apps to Gmail

February 15, 2012

By RICHARD RAMSUNDAR Asst. News Co-Editor Published: February 15, 2012 Since the addition of ...

Is Google+ the New Hip Social Network or a Dud in the Making?

Is Google+ the New Hip Social Network or a Dud in the Making?

September 21, 2011

By TIFFANY MEGNATH Staff Writer Published: September 21, 2011 Google+, the latest brainchild ...

Who You Gonna Call, Google or Apple?

June 5, 2011

Our In-House Tech Fanatic Compares the iPhone and the G1. Which is More Student Friendly? By PJ WILLIAMS Online Editor Published: November 13, 2008 One of the latest trends in cell phone design is the inclusion of touch screen technology. On an aesthetic level, touch screens are sleek and futuristic look...

Decoding Web 2.0: The Next Evolution of Web sites

May 28, 2011

By PJ WILLIAMS Staff Writer Published: October 25, 2007 What is Web 2.0? It’s a question that many people are asking with the growth of the online industry these days. The cause of the confusion is due to the disputes about what Web 2.0 actually is. There is no one Web site that shows what Web 2.0 is; there are even peo...