The Hobbit’s High Frame Rate: Revolutionary or Gimmicky?

The first movie in Peter Jackson’s newest trilogy, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, was released Friday, and with it came some extremely interesting filmmaking techniques.   No, I’m not talking about making Sir Ian McKellen appear taller next to the hobbits, but rather the technology that made The Hobbit look different from other movies released this … Continued


Spring Break in Silicon Valley: Exploring the Tech Industry Firsthand

The Syracuse University School of Information Studies is gearing up for the third annual Spring Break in Silicon Valley trip. This week-long experience sponsored by the iSchool takes entrepreneurial Syracuse University students around California and immerses them in the world of the tech giants like Google, Microsoft, and Apple. During the 2012 SBinSV trip, 15 … Continued