Top 10 InfoSpace Blogs of 2016

Top 10 InfoSpace Blogs of 2016

We’ve put together a list of the best blogs from InfoSpace in 2016! Did your favorite blog make the list? #10 – From Kitchen to 6k Instagram Followers: How the iSchool Helped Build My Passion into a Career At the iSchool we love when students combine their knowledge in tech with whatever they’re passionate about. Read … Continued


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Startup Roundup: ExPrep Plans MS Excel Training App

If used to its fullest capacity, the application Microsoft Excel has the potential to help solve great problems with managing information. Yet, most high school and college students only know how to compute some basic functions or maybe create some tables in Excel. It seems that for many of these information-age members, it’s hard to  decipher … Continued


Startup Roundup: Cuselight – A College Resource Network

Student Startup Madness (SSM), a national tournament-style competition for college student digital media startups, began its 2015 competition by announcing that 64 startup teams from across the nation made it to the first round of the competition. Six teams from Syracuse University were among them. Then, according to the SSM official website, eight more teams were … Continued



Startup Roundup: WhoIsInto.Me

Forget dating sites and apps like Tinder! A new “dating site” is up and running without the hassle of creating a profile and taking a selfie for your profile picture. All you need is a Facebook account and an interest to find your special someone! Introducing WhoIsInto.Me Who: Keisuke Inoue and Chris McCarthy What: “WhoIsInto.Me … Continued


Data Roundup: The United States Hires Its First Chief Data Scientist

This was a big week for data science as President Obama appointed the United States’ first Chief Data Scientist – DJ Patil. Patil, who previously worked for companies like RelateIQ, LinkedIn, and more, also helped to coin the term ‘Data Scientist’. His position was announced at the Strata Conference last week, with a special message … Continued


Data Roundup: Get Inspired to Learn Data Visualization

If you are interested in data science as a career, or just want to know what exactly a data scientist does, read this recent article from LifeHacker. Dan Mallinger, who works with Think Big’s data science practice, gives an overview of how he got to his position, what tools he uses to do his job … Continued


Startup Roundup: Contact

Recently, we started providing information about some of the entries in Student Startup Madness (SSM). According to the official website, SSM is a national tournament-style competition for college student digital media startups. From entries across the nation, 64 teams are chosen, then 32, then the competition finale is the “Entrepreneurial Eight” national finals at South by Southwest … Continued


Startup Roundup: SU Duo Launching ‘HoundDog’

Student Startup Madness (SSM), a national tournament-style competition for college student digital media startups, announced earlier this month that 64 startup teams from across the nation made it to the first round of the competition. Six teams from Syracuse University are among them. According to the SSM official website, competition culminates with the “Entrepreneurial Eight” … Continued


Data Roundup: Salaries, Resources, and Fun

Thinking about becoming a data scientist? It is a popular field that has a lot of demand for workers. It offers the opportunity to help businesses make strategic decisions based on data from both inside and outside of the organization. And, it offers impressive salaries, too. Glassdoor compiled reported salaries for data scientists across many … Continued