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Google Classroom Starts Its School Year Off With Changes

Google Classroom Starts Its School Year Off With Changes

Nohana Hossain, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under News, Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

This past August, Google released new improvements to Google Classroom, just in time for the new school year. The changes include a major redesign of the stream setup and a new page.   No more scrolling down the stream looking for a specific assignment from previous units—Google Classroom...

Where We Droppin’? How the Hottest Online Game, Fortnite, is Doing More Than Just Taking Over the Gaming Industry

Where We Droppin’? How the Hottest Online Game, Fortnite, is Doing More Than Just Taking Over the Gaming Industry

Brett Lubliner, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

Initially released as just a demo in July 2017, the video game Fortnite—created by Epic Games—was hoping to gain popularity before the full game was developed. The developers put the demo out for free download on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, and Macintosh operating systems. Fortnite beg...

Stamford High School Freshmen to Participate in GLOBE Program

Stamford High School Freshmen to Participate in GLOBE Program

Jude Infante, Science / Technology Editor

April 6, 2018


Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

On Tuesday, March 27, Stamford High School teacher Sue Dougherty announced that freshmen Sasha Nunoveri, Astrid Lucero, Neisha Boiteux, and Prish Kulkarni will be participating in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program in the upcoming weeks. She has also announced...

The Fortnite Phenomena Takes Hold at SHS

The Fortnite Phenomena Takes Hold at SHS

Ilir Hulaj, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

Fortnite is the latest online gaming trend that is taking Stamford High by storm.  Gamers everywhere are talking about this game, but the question is, why?  What makes Fortnite so trendy and addicting? To begin, the concept of the game is quite simple. Fortnite is the standard "battle royale survi...

League Of Legends World Championship Amazes Everyone After Reigning World Champions Taken Down 3-0

League Of Legends World Championship Amazes Everyone After Reigning World Champions Taken Down 3-0

Christian Tarzia, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017


Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

The world of electronic sports was in for a surprise earlier this month; fans of the League of Legends Championship (LCS) everywhere received quite a shock from the result of this year’s LCS World finale. On Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, the reigning world champions, team SK Telecom T1 (SKT), were beaten ...

The iPhone X: Worth It or Not?

The iPhone X: Worth It or Not?

Jude Infante, Science/Technology Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

The iPhone X is Apple's latest and biggest product in 2017. Great quality comes with a great price. Need help deciding whether you should buy it? Take a look at two contrasting articles that explore the benefits and downsides of buying the iPhone X.

Google Summit Hosted in Stamford High

Google Summit Hosted in Stamford High

Ilir Hulaj, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

Editor's Note: A version of this story was published in the Stamford Advocate. Over the weekend of September 16 and 17, Stamford High hosted its first “Google Summit” event. The Google Summit was a technology-oriented event organized by SHS Head of Media Mary George. The Google Summit was an oppor...

Stamford High Students to Participate in Student Spaceflight Experiments Program

Stamford High Students to Participate in Student Spaceflight Experiments Program

Jude Infante, Science/Technology Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under Science / Technology, Showcase, Uncategorized

Editor’s Note: A version of this story was published in the Stamford Advocate. The competition is on for Stamford High’s science scholars. On Tuesday, Sept. 19, several Stamford High School students attended their first meeting for the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) in Stamford High...

Tesla is Changing the Game

Tesla is Changing the Game

Nick Lucente, Science/Technology Editor

February 22, 2017


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, 2016


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,...

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