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The Death of Airpower

The Death of Airpower

Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

April 4, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Events, Technology

I'm a huge fan of Apple. As I've been to many Apple Campuses, I've really grown to love Apple and their amazing products. But Apple just recently announced that their product called Airpower will not be released. In fact, the whole project is canceled. It didn't have to become such a huge deal, but...

The Greatest Album You’ve NEVER Heard: The Beach Boy’s SMILE

The Greatest Album You’ve NEVER Heard: The Beach Boy’s SMILE

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

April 2, 2019


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

To the average person, The Beach Boys are a happy, light, and brainless band known for their songs of surf and girls. But to those in the know, they have a legacy of strange and psychedelic songs and albums. The primary example of this psychedelic sound has never actually been released in full. This...

Review of Spirited Away

Review of Spirited Away

Colin Johnson, Reporter

April 2, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion

Ahh yes. A classic movie with spirits, frog people, and a creepy faceless being. That is Spirited Away. Spirited Away has a lot of charm, interesting settings, and likable characters. Being one of the many movies created by Studio Ghibli (a company known for amazing movies) you know it’s going to be...

VR in the 90s

VR in the 90s

Andrew Watson, Reporter

April 2, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, People, Showcase, Technology

Virtual Reality. I'm sure we all heard of it. Today's VR is very advanced and most of it is fun. I can say that I've played some games on the PlayStation VR, and loved it. But, back in the 70's/80's , when video games were the new hot thing, multiple companies tried to create the VR experience that we...

Huion 1409 Graphics Tablet review

Huion 1409 Graphics Tablet review

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

April 2, 2019


Filed under Art, Arts, Entertainment, Opinion, People

Intro I had been looking for a drawing/graphics tablet for a while, but all of the reliable brands like Wacom are all very expensive and affordable. So this Christmas, I was looking for a cheaper alternative and found Huion. The company has been rivaling Wacom recently with its cheap but effective screen a...

Fortnite Season 8 Review

Fortnite Season 8 Review

RaghuramPaturi, Repoter

April 1, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Technology

Recently Fortnite Season 8 came out with new skins, a new battle pass, and this time you can get a free battle pass if you finish the challenges for the season 8 battle pass. Season 8 Battle pass So the Season 8 battle pass includes seven skins first, then you get two skins when you buy the season 8...

A Brief History of The Console Wars

A Brief History of The Console Wars

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

March 28, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase, Technology

Game consoles are in perpetual competition, and they have been for many years. Whether its Sega vs Nintendo, or Xbox vs Sony, today we're looking at the console wars of years past and examining who won and what this can teach us about games. Specifically, we'll be looking at the wars from 1983 onward. WHO WON...

Canyon Vista’s Got Talent Promo Video

Canyon Vista’s Got Talent Promo Video

Gabriel Paredes, Assistant To Head

March 26, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Entertainment, Events, Just For Fun, People, Showcase

Think you have a talent and want to show us your skills? Well now is your chance! Get excited for Canyon Vista's annual talent show where students compete with each other and show off their skills. To enter, come to Mrs. Crain's room after school on April 17th (make sure you sign up for a time slot) or submit an audition video to [email protected]

Flashback to ’90s Favorites

Flashback to ’90s Favorites

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

March 26, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun

This year, the Choir Spring Show is a 90s theme. The songs that will be included have not yet been chosen, but here is a list of iconic songs from the '90s to remind you of the things that decade had to offer.   I Want it That Way (Backstreet Boys) This song was the first single off the albu...