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Tesla is Changing the Game

Tesla is Changing the Game

Nick Lucente, Science/Technology Editor
February 22
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

By now you have all heard of the company Tesla. We have all seen the electric cars driving around. They look sleek and are great for the environment, but there is much more to Tesla than just cars. First let me explain how innovative this company truly is. The company was founded in 2003 by JB Straubel,...

Great Tech Gifts Under $100 for the Holidays

Great Tech Gifts Under $100 for the Holidays

Nicolas Lucente, Science/Technology Editor
December 14
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

These tech items are what caught my eye for this year's holiday season... Amazon Echo Dot The Amazon Echo Dot is the new hands-free, voice controlled device that will elevate your home to another level. The second generation Echo Dot is capable of connecting the various smart home devices so you are able to control your house's lights, fans, garage doors,...

Meet the Chromebook

Meet the Chromebook

J.P. Matthew, Staff Writer
November 14
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

As a senior at Stamford High, I have used almost every available form of technology in our school. However, the one that sparked my interest the most was the Chromebooks. First, Chromebooks are laptops presented by Google that runs Chrome’s operating system. It offers a lot of products within their...

Meet the New iPhone 7

Meet the New iPhone 7

Devon Canora, Staff Writer
November 9
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

First things first, to many, the new iPhone 7 looks very familiar to the old iPhone 6. If you agree with this, in a sense you are completely right. Apple didn’t really do much in terms of the aesthetic design of the phone, but once you break it out and really start to play around with it, you will...

Three Great Notetaking Apps for High School Students

Three Great Notetaking Apps for High School Students

Malcolm Tom, Stanley Chen, Joshua Ambresh, Staff Writers
November 4
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Video

Round Table Multimedia Editor Malcolm Tom clues you in on three great apps for taking notes.  Happy organizing!

This Phone is Literally on Fire

This Phone is Literally on Fire

Nicolas Lucente, Science/Technology Editor
September 12
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Samsung released its latest edition of smartphones in late August. With this release came the Galaxy Note 7. It quickly became the new phone that everyone wanted; its display was beautiful and most users enjoyed the stylus feature that some say has been lacking in previous phones. As usual, when something...

Senses and Sensibility

Senses and Sensibility

Alyssa Quinones, Staff Writer
May 25
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

The five senses; as a child we all learned about the basic five senses and never thought anymore of it. Taste, smell, sight, hearing, and touch are all the senses we as humans know and only think of. These are everyday senses that we all use, without the realization the others we know nothing about....

Why We Need to “Bee” More Cautious

Why We Need to “Bee” More Cautious

Jacob Adams, Staff Writer
April 21
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Recently, bees have been all the buzz. Across the globe, bees have been dying at an unprecedented rate. This is called the Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD). From the United States to the United Kingdom, species upon species of bees have gone extinct. According to saveourbees.org/uk, “In the 1950’s there were over 50 n...

What’s the Deal With that 3D Printer?

What’s the Deal With that 3D Printer?

Kevin Braus, Staff Writter
April 13
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Last fall, Stamford High received a 3D printer from the school district. However, the printer was given without a purpose in mind and as a result the printer sat in the back of the Media Center. It was about a year until one of the teacher-librarians, Jean Isler, thought of placing it on an open space...

Will You Siege The Day?

Will You Siege The Day?

Dylan Longo, Staff-Writer
March 22
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

The newest member of the Rainbow Six series was released on December 1, giving a whole new meaning to “Breach and Clear.” Those who followed along with the Rainbow Six series can remember being teased with the trailer of a Rainbow Six Patriots, but not being delivered a game, and then not hearing ...

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