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The History of Nintendo

The History of Nintendo

Brigitta Kolics

April 24, 2017


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When someone says Nintendo, you immediately think of the best gaming consoles and classic games ever made. Nintendo’s success mainly started with Mario, but few people know that the creator, Fusajiro Yamauchi, began by making flower playing cards. These small ideas evolved into one of the top gaming co...

Tech Tutorial: Coding Basic HTML

Jitendra Gudlavalleti

April 24, 2017


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Facebook Vs. Twitter

Facebook Vs. Twitter

Alice Zhang

April 24, 2017


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Social media is gradually gaining more importance in our lives, and although it seems like it has more drawbacks than benefits, research has shown that social media actually help shy people feel less timid. Facebook and Twitter are both popular amongst teens, so it isn't really surprising that the q...

IPads in Schools

IPads in Schools

Nicole Souydalay

April 24, 2017


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New possibilities are always present; it’s not bad to slowly stroll into the future. But it wasn’t a small, valiant step that they took. It was a huge leap. A plunge. And they fell. This semester, schools across the nation are starting to distribute iPads to their students. In the past RRIS...

Google Apps for Education

Neeha Bandlapalli

April 24, 2017


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Technology is something that is always changing. From Windows to Apple, everyday we see new forms of technology used in numerous ways. But how has technology changed in schools? How has technology at Canyon Vista specifically changed? One way that Canyon Vista has experienced change i...

Facebook: The Good and The Bad

Neeha Bandlapalli

April 24, 2017


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Most students know Mark Zuckerberg as the genius behind Facebook, but what were his intentions for the original Facebook? Zuckerberg said, “I founded Facebook on the idea that people want to share and connect with people in their lives.” Unfortunately, for parents, teachers, and teens, Fac...

The Science of Music

Bernice Chen

April 24, 2017


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We listen to music everyday, whether we’re in the car or at home on Youtube, Pandora, or iHeartRadio. But what is the science behind the catchy tunes that we enjoy?For one, music can ease pain. According to ScienceDaily, kids from ages 9-14 who listened to songs or audio books after having surge...

Benefits of Gaming

Amber Sheu

April 24, 2017


Filed under Technology

You’ve heard it all. The constant debate about whether or not gaming is good for you. Well, it’s time that this argument had finally come to an end, so it’s probably a good idea to start off by saying that gaming is actually very beneficial.Eyesight is one main concern of gaming. It’s said ...