Tag Archives: Mobile Technology

Download the New Northeastern Mobile App!

Through a collaboration among Information Technology Services, EMSA, and Marketing and Communications, the Northeastern mobile application has been recently updated and includes new services and features to better serve all members of the campus community! Currently the mobile app keeps current students, prospective students, and University faculty and staff updated on news, information, and important […]

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Apple releases the iPhone 5 and iOS 6

Apple has announced the release of the iPhone 5, which will begin shipping on September 21st. The iPhone 5 is faster, thinner and lighter than previous models, sports an additional microphone for better noise cancellation, and will add support for 4G LTE networks. More significantly, the display has expanded from 3.5 inches to 4 inches, […]

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Northeastern Mobile App

Northeastern will be releasing a new mobile app this Fall for Blackberry, Android, and iOS devices. Version one of the app provides information about the University, its programs, courses, athletics, events, and news. There’s also a personal area where students, using their myNEU username and password, can view the courses that they’ve registered for and […]

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iPad 2 Review

It’s no secret that Apple changed the landscape of personal computing when they released the original iPad in April 2010. One year later, the iPad 2 was released and once again, it’s expected to have a major impact on overall tablet sales. If you don’t own an iPad, you may wonder what all of the […]

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Summer Security and Safety Tips for Travel and Off-Campus Use

As summer arrives and faculty and staff spend more time away from campus, it’s important to know how to keep your content secure. Here are a few things to keep in mind before you work off-campus and/or travel. System Updates Always ensure your virus and operating system has the latest patches and updates. For Symantec […]

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AcademiX 2011 – Redefining the university experience

Discover how mobile devices and iOS are helping transform education. AcademiX 2011 is a free conference, and will take place simultaneously at four universities, including Northeastern University, as well as via live webcast. AcademiX 2011 will focus on how the mobile revolution is redefining education. Presenters from around higher education will share their experiences from […]

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