Author Archives: Kris Mattera

Important new antivirus software on myNEU. Download it now!

Download the latest FREE antivirus software to help protect your computer (PC and Mac) now from myNEU. Why should I upgrade to the new Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.4 antivirus software? It is FREE. This version has new, enhanced security features that are important to keeping your computer safe. In recent weeks Cryptolocker, a form of malware, has become more prevalent. […]

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Apple OS X Mavericks Released -­ What Mac Owners Need to Know [Updated]

This week Apple released its latest desktop operating system – OS X Mavericks (10.9). For the first time Apple is offering the operating system for free when downloaded from Mac App Store. What is different? Mavericks offers improvements for Calendar and Safari. In addition to a new look, Safari has been given a speed boost […]

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New destination for locating software for local download on NUnet image PCs

If you are using a computer in an ITS managed lab or a faculty/staff member with a NUnet imaged PC, there is a new place to look for software available for local download - Software Center. While many software applications are already installed on NUnet imaged PC, sometimes licensing and other factors make it necessary to […]

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Apple iOS7 Available -­ What You Need to Know

Today Apple released its latest mobile operating system, iOS 7. Here is some information that you may find helpful if you own an iOS device. What is different? iOS 7 includes new features and a different look and feel. Updates include a new control center, an improved notification center, more camera options, and smarter multitasking. […]

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The new InfoCommons and first floor of Snell Library

Information Technology Services (ITS) is excited to be involved with the opening of the newly renovated first floor of Snell Library. Spearheaded by the Provost, and supported by the Library, ITS and Facilities, the new cutting-edge facility is now available to Husky Card holders 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The transformed first floor of […]

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Printing just got easier

ITS has been working on several upgrades over the summer that will improve the printing experience. Highlights include new printer driver software, expanded printing across the Boston campus, more printers in the residence halls, simplified printer queue names and settings, and duplex printing by default for black and white letter sized (8.5 x 11”) printouts. […]

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