Is Facebook Worth It?

By Tomiwa Adeyemo, Staff Writer “If a service is free, you’re not the customer, you’re the product.” I’m not exactly sure who coined that phrase, but I am certain about the first time I heard it, which was in an interview featuring Apple CEO Tim Cook, where he reiterated Apple’s legendary stance on privacy (Apple […]

Facebook: A Breach of More Than Privacy

By Bryce Bower, Co-Editor From 2007 to 2014, Facebook allowed app developers to harvest users’ data. Not just the users of the apps, but every one of their friends’ data was fair game as well. Sandy Parakilas, a former employee of Facebook who was responsible for policing 3rd-party data breaches, turned whistle-blower four months ago. […]

Technology & Social Media: Are you Addicted?

By Nash Wills, Co-Editor  If you had to go cold turkey and give up technology—smartphones, laptops, tablets, email, social media—starting tomorrow, how long do you think you’d last before giving in to temptation? I started asking myself this question a few weeks ago when I read an article about a detailed study done last year […]

Caption Contest Winner

This week’s caption contest winner is Santiago Peralta for his caption submission:  “The Thunderladies are the most interesting subspecies of the Thunderbirdus Globalis; they travel in packs, and perform feeding rituals, adapting to even the most foreign environments.” Congrats, Santiago! Look for this week’s contest posting on www.facebook.com/dastornews and be sure to “Like” our page for your chance to […]

Caption Contest Winner

This week’s caption contest winner is Dahida Vega ’14 for her caption submission: “How many muscleheads does it take to change a light bulb? It takes 3; one to change it and two others to stand around saying: “your arms are sick bro.” Congrats, Dahida! Look for next week’s contest posting on www.facebook.com/dastornews and be sure to […]

Weekly Caption Contest Winner

This week’s caption contest winner is Thomas Carpenter for his caption submission: “The face of a man who just found out he has no 8am classes next trimester.”   Congrats, Thomas! Look for next week’s contest posting on www.facebook.com/dastornews and be sure to “Like” our page for your chance to win a $15 gift card to your choice of […]

You’ve Got Mail… Help!

Ever open your email inbox and been overwhelmed by hundreds of emails overnight? Want an email to arrive at JUST the right time so you won’t forget to take care of them? Get emails from clients and don’t know where to find out more about them? We at Das Tor are here to help! We’ve […]

T-Birds in the Desert: Taking the Lead

Last Wednesday night, a caravan of T-Birds made the pilgrimage to ASU in Tempe to see Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and author of the #1 bestseller, Lean In, give the keynote speech for the Take the Lead Challenge Event. The event was also webcast from 6-8:30MT and in support of Take the Lead’s goal […]

Caption Contest Winner

This week’s caption contest winner is Anne Fagerburg for her caption submission: “Thaedra proposes; Patrick flees to Myanmar.”   Congrats, Anne! Look for next week’s contest posting on www.facebook.com/dastornews and be sure to “Like” our page for your chance to win a $15 gift card to your choice of Chipotle, Starbucks or Yogurtini!

Caption Contest Winner

This week’s caption contest winner is Thaedra Brondum for her caption submission: “No one is safe when Casey McScar comes around. All students beware!”   Congrats, Thaedra! Look for next week’s contest posting on www.facebook.com/dastornews and be sure to “Like” our page for your chance to win a $15 gift card to your choice of Chipotle, Starbucks or […]