IT Blog

June 6, 2018

Innovate by Knowing Your Talents: The Wright Brothers

Wilbur and Orville Wright made history by building and flying a heavier-than-air machine on December 17, 1903. No one will deny the two men had talent, yet their talents were not innate gifts. Their talents were developed in their youth and cultivated over years of study and experimentation.

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May 4, 2018

Innovate by Building on the Past: Martin Cooper

Read about Martin Cooper, the inventor of the modern cell phone, and how Star Trek led to much of the technology we use today.

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April 30, 2018

Keeping Private Information Private

Now more than ever, keeping your online information private is incredibly important. "But IT department," you may ask, "How do we do that?" In today's world of social media, online shopping, emails, text messaging, and more, our reliance on technology to stay connected grows and our understanding of how to keep information private can shrink.

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April 4, 2018

Printing on the BYU-Idaho Campus

At BYU-Idaho you have lots of choices. You get to choose where you live, what classes you take, who you date, and...drumroll please...how you print!

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April 3, 2018

Innovate by Learning from Mistakes: Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell is best known for his invention of the telephone. However, many of his inventions – even ones that were initially unsuccessful – led to the creation of several of the technologies we use today.

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March 14, 2018

BYU-Idaho IT Goes Social

Read about BYU-Idaho's social media efforts.

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March 6, 2018

Technology Tips for Winter

Read about how to keep your technology snuggly and warm even in the worst of weather.

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February 28, 2018

Innovate Despite Adversity

Read about Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson - three of NASA's "human computers" who helped develop rockets.

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