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Oh No El Niño

Oh No El Niño

Chris Taylor, Staff Writer
February 21, 2016
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

               It is a mystery to no one that we are having a warmer than normal winter. With a record breaking 70 degree Christmas and the first confirmed hurricane in January since 1938, it has begun to leave me wondering “Where did winter go?”.                There seem to...

Is the Galaxy S7 better than the S6?

Is the Galaxy S7 better than the S6?

Rebecca Satz, Staff Writer
February 2, 2016
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

With the upcoming release of Samsung's new phone the Samsung Galaxy s7 I was quick to ask whether this new phone is really better than its predecessor, Samsung Galaxy S6 released last year. If you were wondering the same thing then look no further. Here, I will compare the new to old and answer if w...

Top Three Innovative Product Releases of 2015

Top Three Innovative Product Releases of 2015

Ivan Malitskyy, Staff Writer
January 27, 2016
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Last year was a hectic year for the world of innovation. New products and sleeker designs were unveiled that now have changed in ways people in previous wouldn’t have dreamed of. These three products defined last year as a one of the most innovative in regards to technology. The Apple Watch               ...

Need A New Phone for the Holiday Season? Let Us Help You Decide

Need A New Phone for the Holiday Season? Let Us Help You Decide

Jason Aguilar and Danny Meduri
December 18, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

            This ongoing battle between the two amazing phones, the iPhone and the Galaxy, is insane. It’s a never-ending battle between the two companies Apple and Samsung, always trying to be the best and have the top of the line technology. Which is better? Which phone do you have? W...

Call of Duty Black Ops 3: The Cycle Continues?

Call of Duty Black Ops 3: The Cycle Continues?

Kevin Braus, Staff Writer
December 16, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

The latest addition to the popular series came out November 6. The game has its three standard game modes: campaign, zombies and multiplayer. However, in this game, they have added a twist to the campaign of the game. Nightmare being the alternative version of the main story, but with the gimmick of...

Another Year, Another Assassin’s Creed but is this One Better?

Another Year, Another Assassin’s Creed but is this One Better?

Dylan Longo, Staff Writer
November 23, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Released on October 23, the newest installment of the Assassin’s Creed franchise, Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate (the 9th game in the series) hit consoles everywhere, giving a new meaning to what it is like to be an assassin; or at least to play like one. Based in London, England during the Victorian Era, Sy...

EA Makes Big Changes for FIFA 16

EA Makes Big Changes for FIFA 16

Federico Marin, Staff Writer
November 19, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Intro and Game-Play:                                                                                                                                                        The most anticipated soccer game of the year was finally release...

NBA 2K16 – A Spike Lee Joint?

NBA 2K16 – A Spike Lee Joint?

James Riofrio, Staff Writer
October 21, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

The most anticipated basketball video game of the year is finally out. NBA 2K16 hit the stores on Sept. 29, 2015 and sold over four million copies in the first week. So obviously the 2K Sports advertisements worked, which leaned heavily on their career mode’s slogan for this year, “Be the story,”...

NASA Confirms Liquid Water on Mars

NASA Confirms Liquid Water on Mars

Teddy Marantz, Sports Editor
September 29, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

On Monday, September 28, NASA held a press conference promising that they had major news regarding Mars. Boy, did they deliver. At about 11:30 a.m., NASA revealed to the world that they found traces of water on Mars. The water is said to still flow crosswise on the ancient red surface of what is Mars;...

Snapchat Has its Biggest Update Yet

Snapchat Has  its Biggest Update Yet

Veronique Bazelais, Staff Writer
September 22, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

On Tuesday, Snapchat released new selfie filters, purchases you can make inside the app, a trophy case feature and more. With so many new features added into this famous app, it can be hard to know where to start, or what is there to see. Here we've pointed out the most talked about ones in the upda...

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