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Laine Wherritt

October 6, 2015

With midterms fast approaching, students are likely looking for fast help to quickly understand two months worth of concepts and terms, and the answer may be in a tutoring app. Snaptutor is a new app that allows anyone looking for academic help to instantly find tutors on their iPhone and iPad as...

AppJam competition offering up to $5000 in prize money

James Canares

March 12, 2015

The Information Technology department is sponsoring a contest to see which students create the best mobile app.CSUN AppJam 2015 allows students to put their designing and coding skills to the test, as they compete to make the greatest app in the competition. "The competition, spearheaded by Information Technol...

Get organized with a swipe of a finger

Get organized with a swipe of a finger

Jessica Castellanos

January 21, 2015

Spring semester is now underway. Soon, students will be flooded with essays, deadlines and not nearly as much time as one would like. Staying on task can help ease some of the stress the semester will bring. Instead of using a device just to text or surf Instagram, let it work for you. Downloading a...

5 Must-have apps for a successful 2015

5 Must-have apps for a successful 2015

Adriana Celis

January 21, 2015

Making New Year’s resolutions is easy. Keeping them, not so much. For college students, keeping a resolution can help maintain a more positive and productive outlook on their hectic year. Fortunately, they don’t have to venture on this journey on their own. Here are five apps that can help you stick...

Fun apps for your iPad

Fun apps for your iPad

Jake Fredericks

November 14, 2013

This semester, the myCSUNtablet Initiative was unveiled to students and faculty within various academic concentrations. CSUN’s long-term goal is the ‘widening deployment of portable devices and cloud technology for teaching and learning.’ With hundreds of students currently equipped with tablet...

Political apps that will keep you up-to-date with the election

Nathan McMahon

September 24, 2012

With 2012 election coverage kicking into full gear, everyone should be informed and entertained as much as possible. To keep up to date with the latest news and events and rumblings and grumblings from all sides of our vast political spectrum there is no better way to accomplish this than downloading...

Best fitness apps for National Nutrition Month

Tenny Minassian

February 29, 2012

Students have hectic lives trying to juggle work, school, family, and social relationships. Student’s phones can be one of their best tools in their quest to juggle it all and stay healthy and fit at the same time.  iPhones and Androids have thousands of applications that can be downloaded and used...

A Few Apps to Get You Through MidTerms

Rima Bek

October 17, 2010

Do you feel the pressure rising with all the ongoing assignments and midterms yet? Here are a few apps that can help you organize some of your work and help you study faster. Grades Want or need an ‘A’ (or at least a passing grade) in class but don’t know what you need to do? This app...

Four apps your PC needed yesterday

Jacob Nahin

March 8, 2010

Viruses and trojans, malware and bloatware. Let’s face it, the Internet is more dangerous and contagious than Van Wilder’s bedroom. Your computer, if it’s a PC, likely came with some trial-version of a mainstream anti-virus solution such as Norton Internet Security or McAfee Internet Security. Here’s...

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