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Ball State alum creates Tinder for streaming services

Dinggo makes deciding what to watch on streaming services easier by using an algorithm similar to Tinder. Users can select what streaming services they use, narrow down by the genre they are in the mood for, and then can swipe through to decide what sounds interesting and what doesn't. Once user feel they have swiped through enough options, they can then see a list of all the shows or movies they felt looked interesting. Dinggo also has an option where groups can swipe together and a list showing what everyone in the group wants to watch will be made.

Frog Baby Film Festival: A Q&A with chair head Jordan Shoemaker

Here at Ball State, there are many events available for students to enjoy and participate in. This week, students can enjoy one of the most beloved annual events that occurs here on campus: The Frog Baby Film Festival which will be held tonight at 8 o'clock in Pruis Hall. 

Documenting Docs: 'Mommy Dead and Dearest'

Mommy Dead and Dearest is a documentary released in 2017 and directed by Erin Lee Carr, director of another true crime documentary Thought Crimes: The Case of the Cannibal Cop. In Mommy Dead and Dearest, Dee Dee’s murder is discussed, but the primary focus is the abuse endured by Gypsy.