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The dangers of Cyberspace & how you can protect yourself

The dangers of Cyberspace & how you can protect yourself

Noelle Horn, Contributor

October 4, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Crime, Featured Story, News

One day while browsing the internet a pop-up appears on your screen. The pop-up says to be from Microsoft and claims that a virus been found on your computer and that if immediate actions are not taken — if you do not call their toll free number, your information will be stolen. On closer inspection, y...

Residence halls may see increase in Internet bandwidth

Richard Cracchiolo, Contributing writer

April 25, 2013

Filed under News

The Information Technology department is trying to raise funds to expand the bandwidth of the NKU residential village’s Internet connection. Doug Wells, the director of infrastructure at NKU, said there are plans to expand the village’s Internet connection bandwidth from 200MB to 300MB. Internet...

Pros and cons to new syllabus bank

Kevin Schultz, News editor

April 18, 2013

Filed under News

What was once merely an idea from NKU’s Student Senate is now a reality, as students across the university were recently given access to an online course syllabus bank developed by NKU’s Office of Information Technology. “This portal has been developed to allow users easy access to undergraduate...

Athletics app keeps fans updated

Athletics app keeps fans updated

Brook Clifford, Staff writer

April 4, 2013

Filed under Sports

NKU Athletics and Information Technology (IT) recently collaborated with the Center for Applied Informatics (CAI) to create a mobile application for the iOS and Android programs installed on cell phones. The app is called GoNorse and is free for any user who has an app store on their phone. A group...

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