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Difference between Photoshop PC and Photoshop Apple

September 20, 2019 4:41pm | Isabelle Reali

If you dabble in photography or webpage design like myself, you might be familiar with a little program called Photoshop. I have noticed something awfully strange about Photoshop. When you transfer from using it on a PC to using it on an Apple computer, it’s […]

The Place No Man Belongs, The Borderlands

September 20, 2019 4:33pm | Bryant Newlon

Once again we get the chance to enter the Borderlands fighting and looting our way through bandits and monsters in another amazing adventure. On September 13th Gearbox Software, LLC releases their newest game Borderlands 3 after 7 long years since Borderlands 2 was released on […]

Operation Ember Rise is Here

September 13, 2019 3:57pm | Bryant Newlon

The new season for Rainbow Six Siege, Operation Ember Rise was released on Wednesday September 11th kicking off-season three of the fourth year since the game’s launch. With this new season came many changes to the game and play-style. For example, the ceiling and the […]

Apple Is Releasing Yet Another New iPhone

September 12, 2019 2:54pm | Sophia Masek

You’d think that the iPhone X was revolutionary in the cellphone world, but surprisingly Apple does not want to stop there. On September 13th the brand new iPhone 11 will launch, landing on shelves seven days later. This device has been extremely rumored, and it […]

New Battery Tech in Sight?

May 19, 2019 6:26pm | Aiden Kelley

A study released by Ohio State University reveals their findings in creating a newer, more environmentally safe and longer lasting battery. Instead of making a battery out of lithium, the researchers used a mix of potassium and oxygen. The findings were published in the Batteries and […]

Google Pixel 3a

May 19, 2019 6:21pm | Ali Alhamdani

Believe it or not Google released a new phone called the Google Pixel 3a. This phone was released on March 7, 2019. The Pixal 3a has a memory of 4GB and a of storage 64GB. The Pixal 3a has no MicroSD storage and the screen size is 5.6-inches. […]

Technology at the Met Gala

May 13, 2019 3:43pm | Angie Amato

The Met Gala is a celebrity fashion event held in New York to raise money for the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The event is full of famous people dressed in intricate designs and creative costumes. Technology played a big roll in some of the popular […]

Fastest Car In The World

May 9, 2019 4:53pm | Ali Alhamdani

There are a lot of fast cars in the world right now, but The Hennessy Venom F5 is the fastest by all means. The Venom F5 is an all-new hypercar designed and built with one goal in mind: to be the fastest there ever was. The […]

Under Armour UA HOVR shoe

May 2, 2019 5:07pm | Ali Alhamdani

On February 1st, Under Armour released a new pair of running shoes. They are called the UA HOVR infinite. These new shoes are not like any other shoes.  Under Armour is using an extra thick, extra soft slab of its Hovr foam. This Hovr foam […]

Apple Is Making It Easier To Recycle Your Old Iphone

April 26, 2019 1:13pm | Mya Amato

Apple has recently found new ways for their customers to recycle their old Iphones. This has been a long-term goal for quite some time now. Multiple steps are being taking to help protect the environment from the negative impacts of it’s very own business. Last […]

Long Term Effects of Growing up in a Technological Century

April 26, 2019 12:58pm | Maddy McFarlin

Nowadays all we see is technology this and technology that. The generation always has to do everything on the internet. that is all they focus on. No one knows how to do anything on their own. They rely on their phone or the internet to […]

New Powerbeats Pro

April 25, 2019 1:27pm | Angela Lewis

Apple has just announced their newest version of Beats by Dre headphones, Powerbeats Pro. As of April 15th, Dr. Dre released the teaser trailer featuring several sports celebrities and artists wearing the newest set of ear buds. The ear buds connect to any device via […]

Apple vs. Qualcomm Heads to Court

April 18, 2019 12:20pm | Jillian Moorman

Apple is one of the most renowned companies in the technological business and has many ties with other companies; one with Qualcomm has already went wrong once and is headed to trial again. Just over two years ago, Apple sued Qualcomm for patent licensing issues […]

The New Oculus Quest

April 11, 2019 3:00pm | Jacob Goings

The new Oculus Quest by Oculus is coming out spring of 2019 with a price of $399. This price is rather low compared to the other VR headsets on the market. The HTC Vive and Oculus Rift both cost about $500, but a very good […]

How is technology taking a toll on the environment

April 8, 2019 12:22pm | maddy cummings

Technology has helped the human race in many ways, it allows people to contact their families quicker and more efficiently, it helps doctors and many other professions, but could it be the devil in disguise? In some cases technology requires resources that are hard to […]

The Government is Spying on You

April 4, 2019 1:02pm | Shaun Gregg

Technology has advanced incredibly in the past decade. In fact, the government is probably watching. They have permission to access your camera and audio devices around the world if you are accessing websites or looking things up that you shouldn’t be. Keep this in mind […]

Apple’s March Event

April 2, 2019 2:05pm | Tommy Sala

Apple Event 2019 has brought a lot of new interesting news to the forefront.  Although many of the products that were announced did not receive an on stage demo, this did not hold back from the cool new features that Apple is bringing to the […]

Apple’s March Event

April 2, 2019 1:56pm | Semra Dervisevic

Apple is known for producing the newest and most innovative technology of our time. From iPhones to iPads and MacBooks, Apple has provided us with ways to communicate, express our ideas, and indulge in entertainment. Now, Apple has widened its horizons and is venturing into […]

Bugatti Releases Most Expensive Car

March 8, 2019 6:19pm | Seth Andregg

Bugatti has released something special for car collectors, a new super-car. Bugatti was founded in 1909 and acquired by German automaker Volkswagen in 1998. With engine power about 20 times a Ford Fiesta, the car was built to celebrate Bugatti’s 110th anniversary. The very popular Bugatti […]

FaceTime Bug

February 8, 2019 10:14pm | Maddi Tobey

A bug was found in Apple’s FaceTime feature in late January that would allow users to hear audio of the person they are FaceTiming before they answer the call. Users could do this through the group FaceTime feature. News of this issue spread quickly and […]

Apple AirPods

January 13, 2019 5:56pm | Ali Alhamdni

This year’s Christmas a lot of people got the one and only Apple Airpods.  AirPods are wireless Bluetooth earbuds released by Apple in December 2016. They automatically sync through Apple’s iCloud service allowing users to switch audio sources to other supported devices connected by the same […]

Apple MacBook Pro

November 28, 2018 6:19pm | Ali Alhamdai

The MacBook is a brand of personal computers manufactured by Apple.  The first Apple Macbook was available in black or white colors and was released on June 28, 2006. Ever since 2006, Apple has been releasing new ones year by year. As they improve, the […]

FDA Calls for Further Regulation on Vapes Due to Alarming Spike in Teen Use

November 16, 2018 5:23pm | Sam Stone

Research recently released by the Food and Drug Association shows a spike in teenagers’ use of nicotine products, 77% of high schoolers reported to admitting the use of tobacco products. The culprit? JUUL and other e-cigarettes. One has seen these electric options as “safer” than […]

Technology Is Everywhere

November 8, 2018 3:00pm | Maddy McFarlin

Wherever you are right now I bet that there is some sort of technology around you. If not you would not even be reading this. If I did not have some sort of technology available to me I would not be writing this either. All […]

Creator of Fortnite, Epic Games Nearly Valued at $15 Billion

November 1, 2018 6:02pm | Madyson Layelle Al-Ghaben

In late July 2017, an online video game was released that was soon to become one of the most played and popular online game in the world. Epic Games Inc., the creator of huge video game success, Fortnite, is now valued at about $15 billion. […]

Video Games and Surgery

October 31, 2018 5:08pm | James Morrissey

What do you associate video games with? Many think childhood obesity, poor school performance, and even violence. Imagine if I told you they are being used to save lives. Currently video games are being used in the training of surgical residents. According to in-training.com, video games display […]

New iPhone XR

October 31, 2018 5:07pm | Armani Adames

You were able to pre-order the iPhone XR on Friday, October 19th, 2018 and devices started shipping on October 26th. Finally being available a month after the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, the iPhone XR is here. The iPhone XR is the model with a slightly […]

iPhone XS’s Were Shipped With Problems

October 18, 2018 1:02pm | Armani Adames

Even though they have some great features, Apple has been forced to admit its new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were shipped with problems. The good news is Apple fixed most of the issues, but new tests confirm that there is one problem that […]

iOS 12.0.1 claims to fix issues with iPhone XS

October 15, 2018 1:34am | Maddi Tobey

With Apple’s new product release (including the iPhone XS and the iPhone XR) came some issues. Some users of the iPhone XS have experienced problems with charging and wireless reception. The phones were kept from charging while the devices were in sleep mode, and there […]

What Technology Has Done To Children

October 9, 2018 3:36pm | Maddy McFarlin

Nowadays everyone has some sort of technology no matter what your age is. Some people do not even know what the world is like without all this technology and they never will. Some people even have withdrawal from not having their phones for a certain […]


September 28, 2018 5:49pm | Ali Alhamdani

The UAV is some of the most advanced technology we have today. A UAV, an unmanned aerial vehicle, commonly known as a drone, is an aircraft without a human pilot aboard. The first time the UAV was used was on 1849. A UAV does not […]

5G Kill Grid: What the Fliers Mean

September 23, 2018 5:17pm | Sam Stone

5G is the newest frequency of connection. For context: 1G could load 2KB of date in a second. 5G has a theoretical capability of 100GB per second.  There is an estimate that there will be 20 billion pieces of technology that will be on this […]

New iPhone Releases

September 15, 2018 12:31am | Nina Zanghi

Apple has just announced their 2018-2019 lineup of iPhones. This launch will be one of most important in Apple’s history, because they need to impress buyers in order to take over the Chinese brand Huawei as the second-largest phone maker in the world. There are […]

How Do Social Media and Phones Affect Our Mental Health?

May 4, 2018 4:33pm | Molly McGinty

A number of studies have found an association between social media use and depression, anxiety, sleep problems, eating issues, and increased suicide risk, warn researchers from the University of Melbourne’s National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health.A survey of young people conducted by the London-based […]

Butterfly’s Transparent Wings Could Save People’s Vision

May 2, 2018 4:03pm | Maddi Tobey

The wings of the Long-Tail Glasswing butterfly are very unique. Their wings have tiny bumps that allow it to seem completely transparent. Scientists have decided to mimic the nano-structure of the wings to help with glaucoma. Glaucoma is defined as a group of eye diseases that […]

Quantum Computers

April 26, 2018 6:12pm | Maddi Tobey

Science has made the unknown world around us easy to understand. We have been able to figure out how the atmosphere works, how gravity works, how the world around us works. But there is still a part of the our world that has been a […]

A New Tiny Robot

January 26, 2018 5:39pm | Maddi Tobey

Researchers in Germany have developed a prototype of a tiny robot. This robot is around one seventh of an inch with very basic  design. It may not look like much, but this tiny invention could change lives. Though it has not been tested on humans […]

Amazon Go

January 26, 2018 5:38pm | Nina Zanghi

Amazon, the online company that is taking the nation by storm, has decided to branch out from its online format to create a physical store. Amazon is known for being all about convenience, shopping online allows people to never have to leave their house and […]

Samsung Galaxy S9

January 26, 2018 2:22pm | Mary Roufael

Samsung is ready to release their new phone the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. The S9 is said to look slightly similar to the Samsung Galaxy S8 that had been released in 2017. The new phone possibly could come in four different colors blue, purple, gold, […]

Cloning Dogs

December 1, 2017 5:50pm | Nina Zanghi

No longer are puppies being born with certain traits up to fate, the ability for dogs to be cloned is now a reality. In Korea, a set of three dogs born in the same liter look very much alike to each other, but not only […]

Red and Blue an unholy alliance

December 1, 2017 1:51pm | Keegan Sabin

Intel introduces a new product in the 8th Gen Intel Core processor family that combines a high-performance CPU with discrete graphics and HBM2 for a thin, sleek design. A comparison shows the space these components take on a traditional board (left) and on the new […]

iPhone X vs. Galaxy Note 8

December 1, 2017 1:49pm | Caitlin Gang

iPhone X vs. Galaxy Note 8 which is better? The iPhone X is $999. The iPhone X screen is 5.8in and it no longer has a home button, so the way you unlock your iPhone X is having the phone scan your face and when […]

The iPhone X

December 1, 2017 12:58am | Maddi Tobey

The new iPhone X was announced on September 12 . It was released to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the original iPhone.  It has many new features that have not been seen on previous Apple phones. CEO Tim Cook even called it “the biggest […]

Apple’s 2017 Keynote

September 20, 2017 1:01pm | Jared Dubber

On Tuesday, September 12th, Apple had its keynote event where they announced all their new products coming out in 2017, and while in the past years this event has been pretty disappointing, this year, the ten-year anniversary from the original iPhone’s release, was pretty exciting. […]

WWDC 2017 – What To Expect

May 22, 2017 3:45pm | Brandon Gue

Annually, tech geeks and Apple fanboys alike go to a conference hosted by Apple known as the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) to see the newest generation of Apple products and services. In Recent years, it has been held in San Francisco, however this year it […]

Getting over TI-84 Calculator?

May 12, 2017 6:10pm | Seth Andregg

State-wide tests are integrating the calculator into their own tests. They don’t think we should be buying old expensive calculators anymore. They want to help the kids who don’t have the money for the overpriced calculators that have the legitimate excuse for not having one. […]

Windows 10 Creators Update

May 4, 2017 3:46pm | Cam Cole

The Windows 10 Creators Update includes new innovations, features and improved security capabilities. 3D Painting  In the new Paint 3D it takes just a snap to create 3D objects from scratch or modify someone else’s creation. You can easily change the color, texture or turn […]

‘Iron Man’ suit takes flight

April 28, 2017 1:45pm | Seth Andregg

In the UK, there has been testing of a ‘Iron Man’ suit but not completely iron man. It has two canisters of rocket type tech on the arms of the human. They control the direction of the flight and also help lift the person. The […]

Xbox Scorpio

April 12, 2017 5:59pm | Camryn Cole

The Xbox Scorpio is something that has been a huge topic in the gaming industry since it was announced in the fall season of 2016. It will perform at very high levels that the gaming world has not seen before. Xbox Scorpio uses an eight-core […]

What’s the Buzz Around the new iPhone ?

April 12, 2017 1:35pm | Elias Khawam

April 11th—-As we saw in the month of September, with the big release of the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus, including a new color for the phone coming in a Jet black color, not much has changed from the overall design. New specs, […]