“I am hoping to work incredibly hard and come out of this class with a more complete understanding of the tech industry” When I signed up for TechTrek West, I remember absolutely psyched about the trip. There were so many things that made me eager to get to Silicon Valley. One, I absolutely love technology. … Continue reading Sooo When Are We Going Back?
As I read over the list of companies that we’ll be visiting soon, there are many companies that stand out. Apple, Uber and Spotify all provide products and services that I use on a daily basis. As a matter of fact, there have been times where I will call an Uber on my iPhone while … Continue reading Subscribing to Madison Reed
2018 is the 20th anniversary of the incorporation of the most impactful and powerful companies in history, Google! The past two decades have transformed society as we know it. We live in a time where if you’re walking down the street, you can google the best restaurant to eat at, the cinema with the best … Continue reading Google! Now and Into the Future
In May of 2014, Google announced that their wearable augmented reality glasses, Google Glass, would be available to the public. Exactly eight months later, Google stopped its production and tentatively set its return date to sometime in 2017. Google Glass was an absolute failure. The glasses costed $1,500, but not even a price tag that … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Augmented Reality
Over the break I had the opportunity to read The Hard Thing About Hard Things by venture capitalist and entrepreneur Ben Horowitz. Drawing from his many experiences as the CEO of Loudcloud and Opsware, Horowitz describes the brutal reality of running a company. The Hard Thing About Hard Things provides readers with an outline of … Continue reading “The Hard Thing About Hard Things” Summary
Hey everybody! My name is Dylan Nadeau, and I am a sophomore studying Computer Science and Economics. I’m from a city about an hour away called Leominster so I’m a true Massachusetts native. I'm a big fan of the Patriots, Red Sox, Dunkin’ Donuts and wildly unpredictable weather. When I have free time, I love … Continue reading Selfie