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Be a Critic

Be a Critic

Soren Rodriguez, Science/Technology Editor
January 13, 2015
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

What if I told you that The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has the depth of a swimming pool, that Minecraft is aesthetically and mechanically dry, and that Bioshock Infinite is not a good video game? Conversely, what if I told you that Skyrim has one of the most beautifully crafted worlds in video games, that M...

Moto 360 Review

Moto 360 Review

Soren Rodriguez, Science/Technology Editor
December 12, 2014
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

There was an age when watches were used for time. As a substitute for clocks, watches provided an economical and stylish solution to an age-old problem: knowing the time anytime, anywhere.  But times have changed, and watches have historically refused to adapt. Their simplicity evolved into superfluity;...

The Five Games You Must Play on Halloween

The Five Games You Must Play on Halloween

Guan Guo, Staff Writer
October 31, 2014
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Halloween is a holiday filled with spookiness and fear, for those of you who desire more than trick-or-treating, here are my top five horror filled games that will get your adrenaline pumped and keep you entertained for hours. 5. Plants vs. Zombies Playable on almost every platform, from mobile devi...

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS Review

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS Review

Kenny Wei, Staff Writer
October 20, 2014
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

After six years since the last entry in the series, many fans have been craving for a new Super Smash Bros. game. And with the recent release roughly over a week ago, many gamers are finally able to return to the beloved Nintendo brawler. The noticeable difference with this installment is that, instead...

Destiny: Bungie’s Second Strike

Destiny: Bungie’s Second Strike

Max Weiss, Staff Writer
October 10, 2014
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

On November 15, 2001 Halo: Combat Evolved released to the masses on the original Xbox. By most critics, it was seen as a catalyst for the influx of console first-person-shooters we see today. Due to Halo: CE’s success, Bungie was prompted to make sequels in the forms of Halo 2, Halo 3, and Halo Reach....

Apple Controversy: Is U2 for You?

Apple Controversy: Is U2 for You?

Adrianne Caitan, Staff Writer
September 22, 2014
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

For those who have stepped into the mainstream life of being an iPhone user, you may have recently stumbled across some unfamiliar songs in your music library. U2, a rock band formed in 1976, released their 19th album, Songs of Innocence, on September 10, 2014. Not only did they release a new album,...

iPhone 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S5: Which One Is Best for You?

iPhone 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S5: Which One Is Best for You?

Jenny Trejo, Staff Writer
September 15, 2014
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

Apple recently announced the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus, which are both slated for a September 19th release. Earlier this year, the Samsung Galaxy S5 was released with overall positive reception from critics and consumers alike. So, considering that these two phones are flagship devices for their res...

The Apple Watch: What is it?

The Apple Watch: What is it?

Lauren Mitchell, Staff Writer
September 12, 2014
Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase

The Apple Watch, which will be available in early 2015, is Apple's first foray into the smartwatch industry. It starts at $349 dollars and will introduce a bunch of new features including a designated health app that measures your heart rate and calories burned, the Apple Pay system which stores your...

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