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Lanschool

Lanschool

Keshav Laxminarasimhan, Reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Opinion, Technology

Lanschool has been around in Canyon Vista for about a year now, most people don't like it and find it very annoying and others think it helps them focus. Lanschool is basically an improved way to monitor and communicate with students through technology among many other directives. Some of the things...

Apple Music vs. Spotify

Apple Music vs. Spotify

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Chief Music Listener

March 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Technology

There are many ways to listen to music. Apple Music is a music streaming service founded on June 30, 2015. It costs $9.99 for a single user plan and $14.99 for a family plan with up to 6 users. It gives you access to unlimited songs on iTunes.  You can listen to these songs over cellular data and WiFi,...

Nintendo Switch Direct

Nintendo Switch Direct

Austin Nguyen, Reporter

March 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Technology, Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsFna-Z1MjU The whole internet blew up after the Nintendo Switch Direct once it finished. Viewers of the streams saw new ports from companies never seen before, while fan favorites. If you don't have time to watch the entire 30-minute presentation, don't worry. This...

Nintendo Switch – One Year Later

Nintendo Switch – One Year Later

Austin Nguyen, Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, Technology

On March 3rd marks one year since the Nintendo Switch has come out. After the failure of the Wii U, many thought that Nintendo would never come back strong again. But with the Switch, Nintendo showed that even with a newer generation, by adding new features that appeal to everyone, they have the console...

Kirby Star Allies

Kirby Star Allies

Jack Purcell, Reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Technology

As far as Kirby games go, there mostly all the same style. And for Kirby Star Allies I do see a slight graphics increase, but it's still just a regular 2D platformer. However, it is a true multiplayer experience. It supports up to four players or one player and three AIs and each one can take on...

Nintendo Labo

Nintendo Labo

Jack Purcell, Reporter

February 26, 2018


Filed under Technology

The thought of spending $70 to $80 on a few pieces of cardboard probably never dawned on anybody until Nintendo surprised us all with its Labo announcement. Nintendo most certainly delivered on its promise of an entirely new form of interactive experience, unveiling a host of cardboard gadgets that...

Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S9

Austin Nguyen, Reporter

February 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Technology

This weekend, the Samsung Galaxy S9 was revealed at MWC 2018. This was revealed a day before the event to hype things off, and I think they did. By revealing a new flagship in an otherwise boring convention, it definitely set the bar for other products. With the "new" Intelligent scan, a camera that...

Sarahah : Platform for Cyberbullying?  

Sarahah : Platform for Cyberbullying?  

Rachel Iyer, Reporter

February 13, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Entertainment, Opinion, People, Showcase, Technology

According to the Hartford County Examiner around half of teens have been the victims of cyberbullying but only 1 in 10 teens tells a parent if they have been a cyber bully victim. Sarahah, an app that allows you to write your opinion on people, anonymously of course. Is this app nothing more than a pl...

Apple’s New HomePod

Apple’s New HomePod

Ruth Martin, Reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, Technology

As the years have gone by, Apple has fascinated us with all its technology and models, but they just might be out of ideas. Three years ago, Amazon released Amazon Echo, a hands-free speaker you control with your voice. After being wildly successful, Google made Google Home, being nearly identical to...

CES 2018

CES 2018

Keshav Laxminarasimhan, Reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Events, Technology

CES is the world's gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years. The global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. Owned and produced...

Nintendo Announced Multiple Games for the Switch

Nintendo Announced Multiple Games for the Switch

Jack Purcell, Reporter

January 24, 2018


Filed under Just For Fun, Technology

On Jan.11, Nintendo Direct was announcing new games for the Nintendo switch. They made a video called Nintendo Direct Mini. They announced new games, updates, and a game with game modes that haven't been released since the game boy. Such as, The World Ends With You, Pokken Tournament DX DLC, Kirby...

iPhone’s Getting Slower

iPhone’s Getting Slower

Austin Nguyen, Reporter

January 23, 2018


Filed under Opinion, People, Showcase, Technology, World News

On Dec.28, Apple finally admitted to slowing down devices after constant theories surrounding the idea for years. This apology was after a Reddit post was made with someone replacing their battery. The user after replacing the battery got almost double his old Geekbench score, going back to when he...