My Hurricane Sandy Coverage

Since Hurricane Sandy hit on Monday, I haven’t had power, but that hasn’t stopped me from going out and reporting on what’s going on around the area.  I’ve been using social media as a main source to share my reporting, which has been used by the Long Island Report, an “award-winning multimedia news organization” run entirely by student journalists from Hofstra University.  The following are … Continue reading My Hurricane Sandy Coverage

An Inside Look At The Microtropolis Launch Party

Microsoft hosted their Windows 8 Microtropolis launch event in New York City on Thursday, October 24. Attendees walked through a scaled-down version of the Big Apple, called Microtropolis, and got a chance to play with Microsoft’s new Surface tablet hours before it was released.  Big thanks to Klout for an invitation to the event. See full Storify here. Photos by Kristen Maldonado Continue reading An Inside Look At The Microtropolis Launch Party