Technology fails and will continue to fail until the robot overlords take over.
Fortunately, we aren't quite there...yet.
Your computer is arguably the most important tool in today’s college learning and working environment. Unfortunately, it is not infallible and always has the possibility of crashing, leaving your hard drive wiped, and you...a wreck (think "crying emoji" level). That's [...]
It's Social Media Day 2015 and we've got all of our favorite social apps on the brain. One of our favorite activities lately involves combing through the hilarious musings that filter through the Yik Yak feed all day long.
For those of you who are out of the loop (no judgement!), Yik Yak is a completely anonymous app that pinpoints your location and allows you to 'yak' about...well, just abo [...]
Last year, VenMo, which allows users to pay back their friends for casual expenses was one of our featured apps on The College Juice. Now that it's 2015, however, we've found some stiff competition. In our quest to bring you the most exciting and #DownloadWorthy apps, we introduce to you....Square Cash.
Square Cash allows users to send, request, and receive money from their friends' debit ca [...]
For several years now, we've hosted a category at the Annual Shorty Awards for best in Social Media. This year, it was the Best BN Student, a community award for the most social college student who most effectively utilizes social media in their life and on campus. Finalists were determined by online voting via Twitter. We spoke with several of our amazing finalists and got some great tips for soc [...]
May is National Physical Fitness month, so we thought we’d dedicate this #DownloadWorthy post to an app that will help you jump start your summer exercise plan and help you achieve your health goals!
Gym memberships and personal trainers can be super pricey - a big turn-off for those who don’t want to shell out the big bucks! So, if you’re a student saving up your cash (or just do [...]
If you could have an app that put the tedious, manual tasks of your life on auto-pilot, would you take advantage of it?
Then, your dreams are about to come true, people! The If This Then That app makes custom connections between your apps – simplifying your days by ten-fold. Remember that silly Boolean Logic we learned about in Algebra? It’s actually coming in handy (VERY handy) in [...]
Get organized with inClass! If you’re having trouble keeping track of all of your course information, homework schedules, upcoming exams, and notes – this app is perfect for you! By collecting all of your syllabi and spending some time inputting the information into the app, you’ll be saving yourself from a ton of headaches. Let’s go over all of its capabilities:
TAKE NOTES – How [...]
College life can feel like a never-ending battle between the desire to have the most cutting-edge resources and the need to save money. You'd rather not compose a research paper using a notebook and pen, but the latest software can really empty your wallet.
So, what's a budget-conscious college student to do?
We're here to let you in on our latest money-saving tip. Find the best deals on [...]
As many of you know, Barnes & Noble College has been proud to sponsor the #BNcollege Shorty Award for the past two years. This award sought to recognize the college or university that most effectively used social media to connect with its students and drive engagement on campus. West Virgina University was our big winner in 2013 and Boston University took home the grand prize in 2014. This yea [...]
“I’m bored.” – everyone, all the time.
If that’s you right now, I have your solution – Roadtrippers! This app is for anyone that loves to travel, enjoys a good adventure, or simply likes fun.
With a quick Facebook login, you’re on your way to an amazing destination, near or far. The app serves a number of different purposes and can be used for nearby outings or cross-country ro [...]