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Why Bots Aren’t the Future Just Yet

Why Bots Aren’t the Future Just Yet

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

June 12, 2016

After the advent of the modern smartphone over the past five years or so, tech giants have been struggling to find the next paradigm-shifting technology to hit the marketplace. Previously, wearables, virtual reality, and 4K have all been declared to be the next big thing, but so far, all of these categories...

My First Hour With the New iPad Pro

My First Hour With the New iPad Pro

Josh Joseph, Arts and Entertainment Writer

April 19, 2016

I have to admit, I was a bit skeptical when I went out and bought the new 9.7-inch iPad Pro from the local Apple Store. But one hour in, I'm now a true believer. Here's why. The first thing I noticed about my new iPad was the screen. From the moment I turned the device on, there was a noticeable differenc...

Microsoft Favors Apple in FBI Controversy

Microsoft Favors Apple in FBI Controversy

Huma Ilyas, Politics Writer

March 16, 2016

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook recently refused to assist the FBI in unlocking a terrorist's iPhone. Apple’s objection to helping the law enforcement break into an iPhone owned by one of the San Bernardino shooters has gained them many supporters, one of them being the president of Microsoft. Microsoft’s pre...

Will Apple’s iPhone 7 Say Goodbye to the Headphone Jack?

Will Apple’s iPhone 7 Say Goodbye to the Headphone Jack?

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

February 1, 2016

Lately, the Internet has been abuzz about the potential removal of the 3.5 mm jack, but what does this actually mean for consumers? Apple has had a history of removing legacy technologies. In 1998, despite the popularity of floppy disks, Apple replaced the floppy drive on the original iMac with an optic...

New Year, New Tech: The Best of CES 2016

New Year, New Tech: The Best of CES 2016

Josh Joseph, Arts and Entertainment Writer

January 18, 2016

Every year, tech companies and members of the press gather in Las Vegas, Nevada for the world-renowned Consumer Electronics Show. At CES, the biggest names in tech reveal their plans for the year to come, and this CES was no exception. At this year's CES, the "Internet of things" became a tangible...

Can Google’s Pixel C Match Its Competitors?

Can Google’s Pixel C Match Its Competitors?

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

December 21, 2015

The Pixel C marks a new direction for Google. Never before has the company designed both the hardware and software of an Android device. The Pixel C also brings Android to a new category of devices -- productivity tablets. The question is: How does an Android productivity tablet stack up against competi...

Why Apple’s New iPad Pro is a Brilliant Creative Tool

Why Apple’s New iPad Pro is a Brilliant Creative Tool

Josh Joseph, Arts and Entertainment Writer

December 7, 2015

When Apple first unveiled its new tablet, the iPad Pro, it was overshadowed by the announcement of iPhone 6s and Apple TV. Now that it has been released, it is clear that the new iPad has a place in our world, solely thanks to an accessory that the late Apple CEO Steve Jobs would have scorned. Back in...

How Google is Revolutionizing Virtual Reality with a Cardboard Box

How Google is Revolutionizing Virtual Reality with a Cardboard Box

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

November 23, 2015

Two years ago, virtual reality was an expensive toy for gamers. Today, that's no longer the case, thanks to Google Cardboard. A few weeks ago, readers of the New York Times received something special with their newspaper. A nondescript cardboard box emblazoned with the Times logo accompanied the bun...

Apple’s Vision for The Future of Television

Apple’s Vision for The Future of Television

Josh Joseph, Arts and Entertainment Writer

November 9, 2015

Nine years ago, Apple announced the Apple TV. Codenamed "iTV" at the time, it was Apple's first foray into the living room. Since the release of the first Apple TV, Apple has been hard at work revising and improving its design and features. In 2010, Apple revealed the 2nd generation Apple TV, which ...

Microsoft’s New Hardware

Microsoft’s New Hardware

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

October 22, 2015

On October 6th, following impressive events from tech giants Apple and Google, Microsoft took the stage to announce its latest products. These new Microsoft devices are the first designed after the launch of its new Windows 10 OS. Through the products announced, the tech world got a glimpse of Microsof...

Why You Should Learn Programming NOW!

Hans Bas, Lifestyle Writer

October 22, 2015

Programming. Computer Science. What is the first thing that pops into your mind when you hear those words? For me, I hear the clacking of a mechanical keyboard, the changing colors of keywords against a black screen, and a soothing hum of the computer fan. Then again, I’m going to major in computer science, so ...

What’s Next From Apple

What’s Next From Apple

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

September 28, 2015

On September 9th, Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage of the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium to present Apple's newest innovations. Apple has a yearly habit of introducing the latest iPhones at their September events, but this year, they had far more devices to show. Cook kicked the presentation off with...

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