Content Creation and the Rise of Digital Media

What do Mashable, Pitchfork, and the Blogess have in common? They’re all lucrative and renowned online media ventures for one. But most notably, they all started small—and got big through the savvy use of digital media. Becoming the next Mashable is a lot harder than it used to be. Since anyone with internet access can […]
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Welcome to World of Apps: “It’s Easier Than Ever to Create and Sell Apps”

EVENT INFO: Xcode 6 & iOS 8 Live: What’s New for App Developers Monday, Aug. 25, 6:30-8:30 pm UCC, 6256 Greenwich Drive, San Diego, CA  92122 Admission: free, open to the public As mobile app sales continue their rapid growth worldwide, developers everywhere want to get involved. According to market researchers, the mobile app industry […]
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The Border Conversion Factor: “A First Step in Changing Career Directions”

An expat living in Mexico who spends considerable time shopping on both sides of the border, Charlie Grier thought it was time someone created an app that converted currencies and units in one easy step. So he did it himself. “I discovered there weren’t any apps which combined currency conversion and unit conversion in a single step,” […]
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From Class Project to Award-winning Film

A three-minute film co-directed and produced by two current UC San Diego Extension students took first-place at the 7th annual ArtPower! Up and Coming Student Film Festival/Filmatic Festival, held April 27 at Qualcomm Institute Auditorium. Students Cory Oliver and Dan Chambers teamed for the winning entry, titled Lacuna. Shot last December in Pacific Beach, the […]
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The Perfect Pitch

As a native of St. Louis and a life-long baseball fan, Steve Lamb feels justifiably proud of the Cardinals. But he’s also proud of the web-design community that’s allowed him to pursue his calling. “I’d say it’s a career that’s in great demand here,” said Lamb, a web designer for Safety National, a St. Louis-based […]
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