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Programming Contest At Northeast Community College

Programming Contest At Northeast Community College

April 10, 2015


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

The 15th annual Northeast Community College Computer Programing contest is scheduled for Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m.  Teams from Nebraska and Iowa are expected to attend and the registration deadline is April 17. The first 20 teams to register, with a maximum of 5 teams per school,...

HBO Now Streaming Service Launches On Apple Products

HBO Now Streaming Service Launches On Apple Products

April 9, 2015


Filed under Television

By Meg James Los Angeles Times (TNS) The long-anticipated unbundling of cable TV packages has begun. HBO Now, the stand-alone streaming service, launched Tuesday morning on Apple products, HBO said. Separately, Cablevision’s Optimum Online customers also now have access to the subscription HBO service. The ...

Roku Now Tracks When Price Of Streaming A Movie Goes Down

Roku Now Tracks When Price Of Streaming A Movie Goes Down

April 7, 2015


Filed under Television

By Paresh Dave Los Angeles Times (TNS) Roku media players will now alert users when the price of a movie they’re interested in watching goes down. It’s one of several features announced Monday aimed at helping Roku keep pace with and distinguish itself from competitors such as Google Chromeca...

‘Furious 7’ Stunts Make A Believer Out Of Physics Expert

‘Furious 7’ Stunts Make A Believer Out Of Physics Expert

April 7, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Steven Zeitchik Los Angeles Times (TNS) NEW YORK — Matthew Kleban holds a doctorate in physics from Stanford, conducted postdoctorate research at Albert Einstein’s alma mater the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton and is now part of the research group at NYU’s Center for Cosmology ...

Fox Will Revive ‘The X-Files’ As A Six-Episode Event Series

Fox Will Revive ‘The X-Files’ As A Six-Episode Event Series

March 24, 2015


Filed under Technology

By Stephen Battaglio Los Angeles Times (TNS) The truth is still out there. “The X-Files” will be back on Fox as a six-episode event series with its original stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson, the network announced Tuesday. The short-run revival of one of TV’s most successful sci-fi se...

‘Insurgent’ Kicks Off With $54 Million

‘Insurgent’ Kicks Off With $54 Million

March 24, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Saba Hamedy Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES — Young adults again proved their box office might this weekend as “The Divergent Series: Insurgent” launched to a studio-estimated $54 million in the U.S. and Canada. Although the film from Lionsgate’s Summit Entertainment topped the weeke...

On The Couch With The Viewpoint: Golf Coach Brad Bosh

On The Couch With The Viewpoint: Golf Coach Brad Bosh

Will Bates, Sports Reporter

March 19, 2015


Filed under Campus, On The Couch With The Viewpoint, Sports, Top Stories

Northeast Community College Golf Coach Brad Bosh sits down with Viewpoint reporter Will Bates to talk about his team and expectations for the spring season. You can see pictures of the golf team on the Viewpoint Flickr page....

‘Cinderella’ Enchants Moviegoers

‘Cinderella’ Enchants Moviegoers

March 17, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Saba Hamedy Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES — “Cinderella” brought her magic to the box office this weekend, debuting with a studio-estimated $70.1 million in the U.S. and Canada. The Disney film edged ahead of the May 2014 release of “Maleficent,” the spinoff of “Sleeping Beauty” t...

Spring Job Fair At Northeast

Spring Job Fair At Northeast

March 17, 2015


Filed under Activities, Top Stories

Mark your calendars for the upcoming spring job fair a. Ninety employers will be on campus to talk to students and alumni about internships, part-time and full-time positions.This is a professional networking event so students are encouraged to present a positive professional image.  Students should br...

‘Community’ Is Back In Session — This Time On Yahoo Screen

‘Community’ Is Back In Session — This Time On Yahoo Screen

March 17, 2015


Filed under Television

By Robert Lloyd Los Angeles Times (TNS) When last we saw “Community” nearly a year ago, Greendale Community College had narrowly missed being sold to Subway, the sandwich people. Typically, it was a metaphor for the show itself, which had struggled to survive throughout the years; “Save Greendale...

New York City

New York City

March 10, 2015


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

The Viewpoint staff is spending spring break in New York city for a journalism conference. We will be having fun and working hard. Keep looking at the Viewpoint for more updates. Click here.    

Is Will Smith Still The Same Megastar He Once Was? In Today’s Hollywood, Is Anyone?

Is Will Smith Still The Same Megastar He Once Was? In Today’s Hollywood, Is Anyone?

March 10, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Josh Rottenberg Los Angeles Times (TNS) Will Smith is clearly not someone who is accustomed to failure. He had a hit hip-hop song on the radio when he was still in high school and has been wildly successful ever since. From the outset of his career, Smith’s trademark as a star has been his ...

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