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20 01, 2015

7 Ways Technology & Social Media Are Influencing Our Lives

By |2015-01-20T18:17:21-05:00January 20th, 2015|

In the following article, our Digital Marketing Intern, Alessa Brauckmann, explores the 7 ways in which technology and social media is influencing us. 1. Phonographs Changed the Standard Length of Music Thomas Edison is the inventor of the phonograph and it’s thanks to him that we are able to listen to music wherever and whenever

6 01, 2015

Dalhousie University Suspends 13 Dentistry Students over Facebook Misconduct

By |2015-01-06T16:26:52-05:00January 6th, 2015|

Social media is a curse and a blessing. For several female students at Dalhousie University, however, it was a curse. They have become the victims of hateful misogynist comments in a contentious Facebook group with the name “Class of DDS 2015 Gentlemen”. The group consists of male members only. The 4th year dentistry students held

5 01, 2015

Microsoft to Unveil New Internet Browser on January 21

By |2015-01-05T22:50:29-05:00January 5th, 2015|

Is Internet Explorer dead? It seems that Microsoft is moving towards pulling the plug on their browser. Microsoft plans to launch an all-new default browser with Windows 10 that will compete with Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. The new browser will not be dubbed Internet Explorer 12. Currently, Microsoft execs are calling it the Spartan

30 12, 2014

After Only 4 days, Sony’s “The Interview” is their Highest Grossing Online Film… Ever!

By |2014-12-30T17:19:14-05:00December 30th, 2014|

What do you get when you cross a threat on America the great, a cyber hacking attack and a comedy about an assassination? Sony’s greatest online movie success to date. After intense pressure from the international community, Sony decided to release the controversial movie “The Interview” on Christmas Eve 2014 online. The movie became available

29 12, 2014

The Most Popular Searches On Google in 2014

By |2014-12-29T16:54:29-05:00December 29th, 2014|

2015 is only two days away. As every year, TV and internet are filled with summaries and recaps of the year’s events. And every year we take the time to skim through the highlights of the year that passed and ask ourselves what the New Year will bring. So let us have a look at