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Technology has popularized poetry

Technology has popularized poetry

Grace Treshock
December 22, 2016
Filed under Arts

“Poetry is not the kind of thing people are going to run into on their own,” poet and associate professor Kyle Dargan of American University told CNN. “It’s not Jurassic World.” Dargan was proved correct when Nielsen Bookscan, a data provider for the book publishing industry, followed the...

Android has benefits, Apple lacks

Android has benefits, Apple lacks

Sally Ehlers
December 22, 2016
Filed under Opinion

The amount of variety in smartphones is overwhelming, even unbelievable, but Apple conquers the industry. As an owner of an Android, I am often questioned about my choice. “Do you wish you had an iPhone?” they ask. “Why would you buy an Android?” No, I do not want an iPhone. Apple pr...

Social media is changing the way people consume news

Social media is changing the way people consume news

Lauren Spiezia
December 22, 2016
Filed under Opinion

In a world ruled by the internet, social media platforms make news more accessible to the public, but can also further the divide between people on opposing sides of social and political issues, especially in recent events. About 50 percent of social network users have shared or reposted news articl...

Advanced technology has revolutionized the sports world

Advanced technology has revolutionized the sports world

Mia Gallo
November 10, 2016
Filed under Sports

If a modern sports fan at the Super Bowl happened to miss the winning touchdown of the game, he or she would only have to wait a couple of seconds for the instant replay. But any time before 1985, this fan would have missed the pivotal moment in the biggest football game of the year. According to T...

Teen use their tech to prevent future DUIs

Teen use their tech to prevent future DUIs

Maddie Curtis
November 9, 2016
Filed under Features, In-Depth, Uncategorized

Car crashes are the No. 1 killer of teens in the United States. But thanks to apps like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar, the number of people in general who drink and drive has dropped by 54 percent since 1991, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports. About 32 percent of fatal car accidents inv...

Technology takes over the Met Gala red carpet

Izzy Cavazzoni
June 17, 2016
Filed under Arts

As the rainy days of April ease into May with promises of warmer weather, everyday fashions are carried into summer street style fit for the higher temperatures. Still, true fashionistas know that the arrival of May does not just mean shopping for new Memorial Day Weekend outfits but also includes the...

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