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  • 6 Grad Gifts That Should Be On Your List

    6 Grad Gifts That Should Be On Your List

    It's almost the end of the school year and for those unfortunate seniors out there, it may also be the end of college. (Wah Wah) The second most asked question (right after "what are you doing to do after you graduate?"), will be "what do you want for your graduation gift?" While my wise brother always claims that cash is king, the older generation often wants to give you something more tangible as a gift.

  • Candy Dish: The Campus Scoop

    Candy Dish: The Campus Scoop

    • Choose the major that will get you to your dream job • 3 fun and unexpected Halloween costumes • Just a typical college ACB threadTailgating on the cheap • Do's and don't of bringing a laptop to classUnusual careers for college grads4 habits you should adopt in college

  • Candy Dish: What’s Next for Lindsay Lohan?

    Candy Dish: What’s Next for Lindsay Lohan?

    • It's back to rehab for dear Lilo. • 8 tricks to help you suppress that appetite. • Were these people drunk when this happened? • Halloween according to the cast of Modern Family. • The many (fabulous ways) to wear a scarf. • Truth: I am deathly afraid of what this might look like.

  • College Campuses Are Breeding Grounds for Disease

    College Campuses Are Breeding Grounds for Disease

    According to University of North Carolina professor Kevin Caneiro, there's a new disease lurking on college campuses nationwide. Dubbed “Laptop-itis,” it is the result of excessive use of laptops and cell phones with symptoms ranging from worsened posture to pain in the backs, necks, and wrists of students everywhere.

  • CollegeCandy Confessions: Bathroom Secret

    CollegeCandy Confessions: Bathroom Secret

    Confession: When I know I might be in the bathroom for awhile, I don't grab a magazine or a book and take it with me; I grab my laptop. (Honestly, the bathroom is the only reason I'd get an iPad - it would be way more portable.)

  • iPad? iDon’t Think So

    iPad? iDon’t Think So

    The iPad. Steve Jobs' newest brainchild, and a super....whatever it is. Despite the fact that we're not always sure what point Apple's devices serve, we always seem to get them, love them, and become suddenly unable to live without them. But this thing? Meh, not so much.

  • What Can Your Computer Do For You?

    What Can Your Computer Do For You?

    True Life: I'm completely dependent on my computer. It's my life source, as sad as that sounds. But honestly, it can do EVERYTHING. And when I say everything, I mean it. I bet you didn't know the extent of your computer's power. With one simple USB port, the world is your oyster.

  • Life After College: Financial Woes

    Life After College: Financial Woes

    Because I'm making six pennies a year in my job after taxes, I follow a very strict budget that allows me to afford a moderate amount of food and a moderate amount of fun. There is no room for a savings plan in my budget so I just figured if I was extra careful nothing would ever go wrong. Then last week everything went wrong.

  • From Red Cups to Green Alternatives

    From Red Cups to Green Alternatives

    We college students are pretty accurately stereotyped. We party hard, sleep late, and cram for finals until the wee hours of the morning. Luckily for us and the environment, a lot of these common habits can be easily “tweaked” in order to save energy and resources. And as a college student myself, I promise that these steps will not affect your party or study life in any way.

  • CollegeCandy’s Back-To-School Double Notebook Giveaway!

    CollegeCandy’s Back-To-School Double Notebook Giveaway!

    With school rapidly approaching, CollegeCandy has teamed up with Ivy Worldwide and Hewlett Packard to give away a back-to-school computer bundle that's better than a large pack of Sharpies and Lisa Frank Trapper Keeper.

  • Need a New Computer? Let’s Review Some..

    Need a New Computer? Let’s Review Some..

    Is your computer making that weird noise that sounds like it’s about to blow up mid-Facebook wall post? Does it totally burn your legs when you have it on your lap? Maybe it just totally sucks? If so, it might be time to start a-lookin’ for another. And with school starting right around the corner, what better time to begin the search?

  • The HP Back-To-School Bundle Special!

    The HP Back-To-School Bundle Special!

    Is your laptop running at the same speed your grandma's motor scooter at Wal-mart? Or do you have one that's about as heavy as carrying your BFF to class in your messenger bag? I think it's time for a new laptop, lady.

  • Ultra-portable Laptop Summer Love

    Ultra-portable Laptop Summer Love

    You may not use your computer for memory-eating gaming or need it for its high-power computing capabilities, so when it comes to watching videos on our computers, chances are, we don't put much thought into just how powerful our laptop is.

  • Fashionably Techie: Tech for The Real World

    Fashionably Techie: Tech for The Real World

    Remember when you started college and you got a bunch of cool new stuff? Everything was shiny and new and you were off on a great adventure. A lot has changed since then. Now you’re all disillusioned by jerky professors and “real world” problems. Oh, and your laptop is an antique.

  • Candy Dish: Someone Wants to Kill Britney

    Candy Dish: Someone Wants to Kill Britney

    Britney gets death threats? Harrison Ford getting married? An end to split ends? Big day, people. Big day.

  • Fashionably Techie: Spring Savings!

    Fashionably Techie: Spring Savings!

    So it’s March. Time of leprechauns and half-nice weather. It’s also a time of sales. Tech sales. So here’s some sites to find some cool stuff for cheap. Because everyone loves cheap.

  • What to Leave Behind When You Take Off for Spring Break

    What to Leave Behind When You Take Off for Spring Break

    With the economy suffering, a lot of airlines have slashed their baggage allowances.  This season, more than ever, it’s important that you pack wisely when...

  • Fashionably Techie: Get The Most From Your Computer

    Fashionably Techie: Get The Most From Your Computer

    Like a magpie, you gravitate towards things that are shiny: cell phones, TVs, anything that allows you to play Rock Band. But just because you love ‘em doesn’t mean you know much about ‘em. That’s where we come in. Every week we will be highlighting the best, coolest and shiniest in technology.

  • Fashionably Techie: Achoo! Virus Protection

    Fashionably Techie: Achoo! Virus Protection

    My computer is being hit pretty much nonstop with crazy spy and malware. I know this because I get an alert every time something pops...

  • Fashionably Techy: Dear Santa, I’ve Been Good This Year.

    Fashionably Techy: Dear Santa, I’ve Been Good This Year.

    [Like a magpie, you gravitate towards things that are shiny: cell phones, TVs, anything that allows you to play Rock Band. But just because you...

  • Why Fun Websites Actually Help You During Finals!

    Why Fun Websites Actually Help You During Finals!

    You arrive at the library and finally find a table to unload all your books and set up your laptop. You unwrap your head scarf,...

  • Overheard: Breaking the Holidays

    Overheard: Breaking the Holidays

    [Every week, CC and John bring you some of the weirdest, funniest, saddest things he hears on his college campus. Join the Overheard revolution! Leave...

  • Friday WTF: Keyboard for Blondes?

    Friday WTF: Keyboard for Blondes?

    It’s pink. The delete key exclaims “Oops!” when pressed, the number keys are musical notes and dollar sign makes a “Cha Ching!” sound when you...

  • Fashionably Techy: Computer issues? Don’t Panic!

    Fashionably Techy: Computer issues? Don’t Panic!

    [Like a magpie, you gravitate towards things that are shiny: cell phones, TVs, anything that allows you to play Rock Band. But just because you...

  • The College Blogger Shout Out

    The College Blogger Shout Out

    We love the internet for 2 main reasons: 1. We can do just about everything (shop, date, job hunt, talk to professors) in our underwear...

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