Pick-A-Prof Adds Applications to Facebook Social Network

Most college students are familiar with ratemyprofessor.com. You can go to the site, click on the class and see how others rate the professor. Since the information provided are opinions it is not really that useful. Pick-A-Prof is gives you more information that just opinions. Pick-A-Prof has … [Read more...]

Coldplay to Give Away Live Album

Continuing the ever growing tradition of giving back to the fans, Coldplay is giving away a 9-song CD. The CD entitled “LeftRightLeftRightLeft” is available as a free download from their web site Coldplay.com. The album was recorded over the past year in various cities around the world on the … [Read more...]

How To Relieve Exam Stress

Exam time is here and stress levels are up. You’re stuck indoors hitting the books, writing papers, preparing projects. Are you also under STRESS? With the importance of exams it is understandable that you are stressed. However you need to be operating at optimal academic performance and this can … [Read more...]

Recipes That Can Be Cooked in a Dorm Room

College students already live on a tight budget so finding ways to save money is always a priority. One way to save money is to cook your own food rather than eat out. For those who live in dorm rooms this can be especially challenging. If you are lucky you have a fridge and a microwave. You can … [Read more...]

UNC Charlotte Data Center Prepares For Growth

IT Organizations Cut Costs and Improve Efficiency with Cisco Data Center 3.0 Architecture; Cisco Solutions for Storage Networking, Data Center Switching and Application Delivery Increase IT Return on Investment. University of North Carolina at Charlotte: Cisco Trusted Partner for New Data Center … [Read more...]

Buzzed – 420 Marijuana Use and College Students

Since today is 4/20 it seems fitting for a Buzzed article on marijuana and college students. Whatever way you say it 420, or 4:20 or 4/20, it has become a counterculture code word for marijuana use. First for those who may not be aware of the origins of 420 a little history. What is the origin of … [Read more...]

An Idiot’s Guide To Photoshop – Free PDF

Photoshop can be an intimidating piece of software for first time users. It is powerful and can do fantastic things to your photos, but the maze of buttons and filters can leave first time users lost. The good folks at MakeUseOf have created a “starters manual” for first time Photoshop users. “An … [Read more...]

Conficker Eye Chart

"Here You Have" Email Virus (aka W32.Imsolk.B@mm) Worried that you may be infected with the Conficker worm and not know about it? Even though April 1st has come and gone there have been a lot of recent posts on the Internet about Conficker activity. The Conficker Working Group has produced a … [Read more...]

Employers Desire Soft Skills From College Graduates

Graduation is at hand and college students are heading out into the world to start their careers. You have a degree, but do you have the soft skills that potential employers are looking for? You learn a lot in college in many subjects, but employers say many college graduates lack specific soft … [Read more...]

Digital Photography – Printable Lens Hood

If lens flare has been ruining your shots try using a lens hood. Rather than invest in them I found a web site where you can download PDF files that will allow you to print out a lens hood for a variety of lenses. Lens hoods are intended to exclude glare and reduce hot spots. In addition, lens … [Read more...]