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Flatiron Hot! News | November 22, 2017

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Flatiron Hot! Gamer: Sonic Mania Review

September 30, 2017 |

Available on: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch (version played for this review), PC

Genre: Platformer

By Max Shapiro

Watch a trailer for the game here.

Sonic is back—hopefully for good this time.Read More

Flatiron Hot! Gamer: Splatoon 2 Review

September 1, 2017 |

Available on: Nintendo Switch 

Genre: Third-person shooter

By Max Shapiro

Watch a trailer for the game here, as well as a Nintendo Direct that talks more in-depth about the game here.

The splat is back.Read More

Flatiron Hot! Gamer: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

August 7, 2017 |

Available on: Nintendo Switch 

Genre: Racing

By Max Shapiro

Watch a trailer for the game here.

The best Mario Kart just got even better.

Out of all the Mario Kart games so far, … Read More

Flatiron Hot! Pundit: Blondheim at Truman Institute Seminar Highlights Counter-Intuitive Steps for Mideast Peace

August 3, 2017 |

Reported by Elliot Frost and Tod Shapiro for the Flatiron Hot! News

At a recent event that Flatiron Hot! News reporters had a chance to observe in New York City, respected Israeli scholar Menahem Blondheim of the Truman Institute of … Read More

Flatiron Hot! Gamer: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

August 2, 2017 |

Available on: Wii U, Nintendo Switch (version played for this review)

Genre: Action-adventure

By Max Shapiro

Watch a trailer for the game here.

Simply breathtaking.

After two delays, the latest installment in … Read More

Flatiron Hot! Pundit: The Affordable Care Act May be Doomed, But Universal Health Care is Within Reach

July 27, 2017 |

By Eric Shapiro for the Flatiron Hot! News

In a development as inevitable as an early-morning Trump tweetstorm, the GOP just voted to begin debate on repealing Obamacare. But for the Democratic Party, the debate is already over. The Affordable … Read More

Tech Tuesday: Coding 101 from General Assembly

July 17, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

For the latest Tech Tuesday event of the Flatiron 23rd Street Partnership, the global education company General Assembly held a beginner’s lecture on coding, which I attended. The class was designed to “help individuals acquire new … Read More

Flatiron Hot! Gamer: Impressions After 4 Months with the Nintendo Switch (Part 2: Software)

July 15, 2017 |

By Max Shapiro

This article summarizes the Nintendo Switch’s software. See Part 1 to learn about the hardware side of things.

As for Switch’s OS and general interface: I’ve got to say Nintendo’s done a pretty outstanding job here. The interface is … Read More

Flatiron Hot! Gamer: Impressions After 4 Months with the Nintendo Switch (Part 1: Hardware)

July 14, 2017 |

By Max Shapiro

Back when the Nintendo Switch was first revealed, I talked about whether or not I thought it would be a success and get Nintendo back on their feet after the commercial failure of the Wii U. And while … Read More

At the Center for Jewish History: The Relevance of Isaiah Berlin as Interpreted by New York Times Columnist Roger Cohen

July 11, 2017 |

Reported by Elliot Gross for the Flatiron Hot! News

At a recent event at the the Center for Jewish History noted New York Times columnist Roger Cohen delivered a speech on the political philosophy of British theorist Isaiah Berlin. However, this … Read More