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Nov 25, 2020

Remote Education Has Created A Laptop Shortage

For most people in first world countries, products and necessities don’t become scarce very often. Americans were not accustomed to...

Jan 7, 2017

Man Claims His Laptop Saved His Life During The Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting

According to Steven Frappier, the laptop deflect a bullet from the gunman.

May 6, 2011

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: 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.

Oct 22, 2010

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.

Sep 7, 2010

Apr 20, 2010

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.)

Apr 1, 2010

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.

Nov 25, 2009

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.

Nov 10, 2009

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.

Sep 9, 2009

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.

Aug 27, 2009

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.

Aug 14, 2009

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?