By Christina Janansky @cjanansky Do you love video games? How about beer? If the answer’s “all of the above,” then Durham-based advertising agency, McKinney, has the perfect game for you. It’s called ‘The Last Barfighter’ and the winner gets a full cup of beer. The custom 2D game—which is played on McKinney’s hand-made ‘Beercade’ machine—was created […]

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By Christina Janansky @cjanansky How long did you wait to pick up your brand new iPhone5? And how soon did you misplace the seemingly weightless smartphone for the first time? Well, for all of you technology fanatics out there, there’s good news. (And for those of you who lose your phone every five minutes, there’s some […]

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By Christina Janansky, Staff Writer @cjanansky Have you ever watched someone sneeze? In a split second, thousands of tiny particles are floating everywhere, (and I mean everywhere). Unfortunately, the same thing happens when someone vomits, which explains how the nasty norovirus wreaks havoc in BU’s dorms nearly every semester. With a heightened breakout of the […]

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By Christina Janansky, Features Staff Writer Since its creation in 2004, Facebook has opened doors to new friendships, relationships and even jobs. However, recent studies show how Facebook might be responsible for a lot of the anti-social behavior and narcissism of our generation. Christopher Carpenter, an assistant professor of communication at Western Illinois University, has […]

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