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iOS 8 with Lynda.com

iOS 8 with Lynda.com

Explore iOS 8 with lynda.com. Watch the videos now! Explore what Apple’s new operating system has in store for your iPhone or iPad. Lynda.com’s videos cover: Family Sharing Health app Enhanced notifications Time-lapse photo mode Group messages with voice and video QuickType and more Have you signed up for your free Lynda.com account yet through FIT? […]

September 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
5 TechTips for No Impact Week

5 TechTips for No Impact Week

This week, September 14th – 20th is No Impact Week, presented by FIT’s Sustainability Council. This week will include a number of activities and events that encourage, entertain and educate individuals on how they can reduce their environmental impact. For the full calendar, please go to fitnyc.edu/NoImpact.  In support of No Impact Week, here are our 5 […]

September 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
FIT Student Bloggers Highlighted in Metro

FIT Student Bloggers Highlighted in Metro

Read about recent grads, Freddy Rodriguez and Nicole Loher, and current student, Ryan Charchian and how they made their web presence known! http://www.metro.us/newyork/lifestyle/style/2014/05/28/fashion-students-pave-careers-blogs/

May 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
A 3D Printer that prints Makeup? I’ll take one, please.

A 3D Printer that prints Makeup? I’ll take one, please.

I have been tweeting a bit about the Disrupt NY Hackathon, but there was a particular concept that really caught my attention. What if you could select any color from a color picker, or in a program like Photoshop, and then print your own make-up? I’ll take one please. There is a new use for 3D […]

May 7, 2014 | By | Reply More
.nyc domain rollout is launching

.nyc domain rollout is launching

The only free address in NYC is in the digital world and here is your chance to get it. First round of applications will go to business with a physical address in the five boroughs and the business must be registered with the Trademark Clearinghouse. After October 8th, the process may open up to personal domain […]

May 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
Alumni Tribute

Alumni Tribute

  A little known secret from the California Institute of the Arts alumni is getting a lot of attention the past couple of days. As tribute to their alma mater, CalArts grads hide the characters “A113” in their work in honor of their animation classroom, room A113. Otherwise, this is called an “Easter Egg”.  The […]

May 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
3D printed room with over 80 million surfaces

3D printed room with over 80 million surfaces

Now this is taking digital printing to a whole new level – Interior Design students – are you ready for this?  Digital Grotesque is a project by Michael Hansmeyer and Benjamin Dillenburger where  a fully enclosed room with over 80 million surfaces was printed in 1:3 ratio by a 3D printer. Amazing. Below is a […]

June 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Who’s using Pinterest at FIT?

Who’s using Pinterest at FIT?

Last semester the TDT offered a session of “What’s the deal with?” on Pinterest for the FIT faculty and staff. We could not believe the overwhelming response and ended up creating two additional workshops to accomodate the registrations.  Pinterest seems to be integrated in more and more sharing and social media tools, so I thought […]

May 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Effective Public Speaking

Effective Public Speaking

Speaking in public effectively means more than getting over your feelings of nausea when you look out at a crowd. Lynda.com has an effective speaking tutorial on how to generate ideas for your presentation, building a storyboard, coping with anxiety, how to open, deliver, and close your speech with confidence and ease. Most go to Lynda.com for software […]

April 24, 2013 | By | Reply More