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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...

Apple innovates its way around paying billions in taxes: But who’s footing the bill?

Russell Green, Staff Writer

June 14, 2013

Apple Corps, the most profitable technology company in the world and the maker of the iPhone and other such beloved gadgets, manipulated the United States tax system in order to avoid paying billions of dollars to the federal government in 2012. Although Apple stashed over $ 100 billion in overseas...