Prof. Yang Wang teaching in the Syracuse University iSchool.

Inclusive Privacy and Security with Prof. Yang Wang

Editor’s note: Professor Yang Wang brought his expertise to introduce inclusive privacy and security to the Syracuse University iSchool’s webinar series this spring. iSchool student and InfoSpace blogger Allison Leung asked Prof. Wang a few questions for those who are new to the topic of inclusive privacy. What do all professionals need to know about inclusive privacy … Continued

Vision Pop up week. Original graphic by Allison Leung.

Adobe Partners with SU Vision For Entrepreneurs

How I got into design For the longest of time, I’ve always had a creative entrepreneurial attitude. When I was nine, I would copy and paste codes from outside websites of background layouts and sparkly pink cursors to my Neopets store. I enjoyed managing my own e-commerce shop selling things from ice cream to magic … Continued

Allison Leung Graphic - DDOS attack on Dyn and IoT

Why You Should Care About DDOS Attacks

The attack On Friday October 21st, as people tried to watch Netflix or listen to Spotify they both suddenly stopped working. This “internet doomsday” happened because of a distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack on Dyn. Dyn is a huge DNS company that provides IP addresses to URLs, disrupting numerous websites like Netflix, Spotify, and … Continued

Why I Switched to the IM&T Major. Graphic by Allison Leung '19

Why I Switched to an iSchool Major

When I applied to ‘Cuse as a high school senior, I wanted to get into the Information Technology field. That’s why I applied to the iSchool.  One problem I had was that I knew nothing about technology careers, and there wasn’t an actually IT major there.  I applied to the Systems and Information Systems major … Continued