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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

All content by Brian McCaffrey

Assassin’s Creed 2 Review

Published December 14, 2009

Ever wish you could chill with Leonardo da Vinci? How about having him make you weapons from ancient scripts that you use to kill corrupt public officials? What nerd hasn't, which is exactly why Assassin's...

Sprint’s 4G network is more like a 3.5G network

Published December 11, 2009

Let me simply start by saying, I call shenanigans on Sprint. I don't want to seem like a Verizon fanboy, given my recent favorable review of the HTC Eris (, but Sprint...

HTC Eris Review – Not just Motorola Droid’s Little Brother

Published December 10, 2009

When I first saw the Eris, I basically scoffed it off as the phone you buy for the loved ones in your life who are less technically enabled. After having Verizon drop off a demo of the Eris, I Realized...

Leonid Meteor Shower

Published November 16, 2009

According to the think-geeks at NASA, tonight will play host to the best meteor shower of the year. Starting around 12:00 am Central time on November 17th (that's tonight if you have forgotten how to read...

Halo 3: Orbital Drop Shock Trooper Review

Published September 23, 2009

Let me preface this by saying that I am a Halo fanatic. I’ve read the books, I’ve obviously played the games, and one of the few tattoos I would ever consider getting involves the number 117....

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Review

Published June 24, 2009

I'll try to not nerd-rage too hard in this review disguised as a blog post, but it might be hard to hold back. Just like it must have been hard for Michael Bay to hold back from actually making Revenge...

Future of the Twin Cities Tech Corner

Published April 2, 2009

Hello fellow techies, I thought that I would perhaps provide a more formal introduction to the Tech Corner than what the description says. Why me? Because I work at the Minnesota Daily and I’m bored...