The Daily Northwestern

This Week We’re Obsessed With: Campus Life

Blair Dunbar, Columnist

May 8, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Technology (Current), The Current

Campus Life is like the sorority expansion pack for The Sims 3, albeit on a much smaller and less-detailed scale. The characters don’t age, and after a while they all look like Barbie dolls with different-colored hair. It h...

Kellogg implements new tablet program

Junnie Kwon, Assistant Campus Editor

April 22, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus, Science & Technology

Class restrictions on using technological devices didn’t stop graduate student Sam Sung from using his iPad to take notes. His rebellious act inspired a Kellogg School of Management pilot program about how to best use tablets...

Blotter: March 8

Ina Yang, Photo Editor

March 7, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Young girl robbed on Dodge Avenue A 16-year-old Evanston resident was robbed of her iPhone 4 while walking down the 1300 block of Dodge Avenue on Feb. 28 around 4:15 p.m. The young girl was reading a text on her phone whe...

Blotter: Nov. 16

Ina Yang, Reporter

November 15, 2012

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Chicago resident arrested in connection to resisting loss prevention agent's detainment A 29-year-old Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday at Jewel-Osco, 2485 Howard St., in connection to fighting and resisting detainment from...

Backwards Compatible: Ultrabooks vs. Laptops vs. Tablets Smackdown 2012

Will Podlewski, Columnist

November 15, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Technology (Current), The Current

As a college student and journalist, my laptop is my life. From pulling up dry art history readings to booting up the latest bargain-bin games for “Insert Coin,” almost everything I do in some way relates to my trusty, if...

Backwards Compatible: Turning the tables on tablets

Will Podlewski, Columnist

October 3, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Technology (Current), The Current

If someone had asked me 10 years ago what a tablet was, I probably would have looked away from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers long enough to tell them it had something to do with the Ten Commandments.  If someone had asked me two y...