Tag Archive: Student


Google breaks promise to not collect student data

Google has been accused of breaking its student privacy pledge by collecting data and browsing habits from Chromebooks used in schools and Google Apps for Education. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has called upon the Fair Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate Google’s conduct, and to prevent it from using the data it has collected so far. “Despite publicly […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Mac Setup: Desk of a Student & Hobbyist Photographer

This weeks featured Mac setup comes to us from YJ, a student and photographer who has a great workstation, along with some excellent advice for backing up your stuff. Let’s jump to it and learn more… Tell us a bit about yourself and what you do? My name is YJ Chua and I’m a 19-year … Read More

Mac Setup: The MacBook Pro Desk of an Audio Engineer & Student

It’s time to share another great reader-submitted Mac setup… it’s the excellent workstation of an Audio Engineer and student. Let’s dive right in and learn more about the hardware and software making up this featured Mac desk: Tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Dylan J. Baker, you can find me at DylanJamesBaker.com … Read More

Mac Setups: The iMac Desk of a Student & Video Editor

The weekend is here and that means it’s time for another featured Mac setup! This week we’re bring you the workstation of Waleed, a student and video editor who likes to keep his desk fairly minimalist. Let’s jump in and learn a bit more about the hardware and how it gets put to use: What … Read More

For young app makers, winning a WWDC Student Scholarship is a dream come true

For any Apple coder, attending the annual Worldwide Developers Conference is a coveted opportunity. But for the young recipients of WWDC 2014 Student Scholarships, a free ticket to the event means more than an adventure in geekery; it’s the crowning…

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Mac Setups: The Hackintosh of a Student & Programmer

This weeks featured Mac setup comes from Andrew T., a student and programmer. As for the setup itself, it’s a bit unorthodox… because it’s a Hackintosh! For those who are less familiar with the concept of a Hackintosh, it’s an unofficial and unsupported Mac built using traditional PC components that runs OS X. Aside from … Read More

Mac Setups: The Desk of an Industrial Designer & Computer Science Student

Industrial designer and computer science student Mac setup

Another week, another awesome Mac setup to share, and this time around we have a great Apple desk from Phillip F., an Industrial Designer and Computer Science student. Let’s take a moment to learn more about the hardware and how it’s used:

What hardware does your desk setup consist of? MacBook Pro 15” (Early 2011 model) with Hi-Res Matte Display OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) 2  [Read More…]

Mac Setups: The Desk of an Industrial Designer & Computer Science Student

Industrial designer and computer science student Mac setup

Another week, another awesome Mac setup to share, and this time around we have a great Apple desk from Phillip F., an Industrial Designer and Computer Science student. Let’s take a moment to learn more about the hardware and how it’s used:

What hardware does your desk setup consist of? MacBook Pro 15” (Early 2011 model) with Hi-Res Matte Display OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) 2  [Read More…]

Mac Setups: The Desk of a Video Editor & Communications Student

Mac setup of a video editor and communications student

It’s time for another sweet Mac setup post! This weeks highlighted workstation is from Anthony Y., a video editor who is studying communications. Let’s learn a bit about the hardware, and how Anthony uses his Apple gear:

What hardware does your setup consist of?

Primary hardware includes:

MacBook Pro 15″ with Retina Display, Late 2013 (shown  [Read More…]

Mac Setups: The Desk of a Video Editor & Communications Student

Mac setup of a video editor and communications student

It’s time for another sweet Mac setup post! This weeks highlighted workstation is from Anthony Y., a video editor who is studying communications. Let’s learn a bit about the hardware, and how Anthony uses his Apple gear:

What hardware does your setup consist of?

Primary hardware includes:

MacBook Pro 15″ with Retina Display, Late 2013 (shown  [Read More…]