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What lies beneath the Black Lives Matter endorsement

What is behind the ink that claims, Black Lives Matter. Image from pixabay.com

Ashonti Ford, Reporter

June 19, 2020

Big American brands are getting in formation to support the Black Lives Matter movement.  Even Roger Goodell, the National Football League commissioner said, "We, the National Football League, condemn racism and the systematic oppression of black people. We admit we were wrong for not listening to NFL...

Companies offer freebies as students hunker down at home

Image by StartupStockPhotos from Pixabay

Maël Lorach, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2020

As many residents shelter-in-place and schools shift to online, multiple companies have begun offering free services to bridge the access gap. COVID-19 has disrupted the lives of many regardless of income and internet providers, and tech companies have taken notice offering temporarily free access...

Music App of the year – Youtube Music

Source: Google Play Store

Rodrigo Gutierrez, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2020

Youtube Music is the superior music platform out now. If you put in the decent amount of research you’ll find that Apple, Spotify, Tidal, Soundcloud, and iHeartRadio are pretty much the same app. They all cost the same, their displays are identical, they have similar deals and prices, they boast...

Apple’s new devices eyecatching, competitively price, but you can wait

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

The long-awaited Apple conference hosted at the Steve Jobs Theatre Sept.10, claimed a lot of new innovations, however they seemed much subtler than previous years. The biggest splash came with the reveal of two new subscription services and the new iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro. The first of its two...

Screen time trackers help manage device usage

Tyson Tsoi, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018

Tracking how much time you spend on your phone or tablet might be the right step in decreasing our dependence on technology, and apps like Screen Time, available for both Android and iOS, can help monitor our device use and resolve this growing issue while also disciplining us to prioritize other tasks. Th...

Is the iPhone XS worth it?

Tyson Tsoi, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2018

From a financial standpoint, the new iPhone XS is not worth it, due to it not being significantly better than the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. Less than a year since Apple released the iPhone X, the tech giant recently rolled out an upgraded version of its latest product along with a unit that has a bigger...

De Anza film/TV students

De Anza film/TV students

Talia Alvarez, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015

De Anza film students on Feb. 2 experienced a day in Hollywood production as they assisted in the filming of director Danny Boyle’s new Steve Job’s biopic. Edoardo De Armas, Michael Hilde, Isis Saucedo, Bharpur Singh and Erika Svensson participated as paid production assistants where they got...

Students play extras in Jobs biopic

Students play extras in Jobs biopic

Bojana Cvijic, Staff Writer

February 6, 2015

De Anza was transported back to the '80s on Jan. 31 when hundreds of De Anza students appeared in their best '80s attire to the Flint Center which was adorned with vintage Macintosh banners because the first Macintosh computer was unveiled at the auditorium in 1984. Most students who showed up said...

Apple CEO’s coming out a big step forward

Pati Shojaee

November 14, 2014

At the end of October, Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook publicly came out of the closet as a gay man. Cook wrote in Businessweek, “Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level of privacy. I come from humble roots, and I don’t seek to draw attention to myself.I’m proud to be...

Health App Review

Health App Review

October 1, 2014

Apple’s mid-September release of iOS 8 arrived with a few new built-in apps, one of them being Apple’s “game-changing” Health app. What this app provides is a domain for Apple users to log and track their nutrition and physical activity. The app is free to all iPhone and iPad users, which...