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The voice of De Anza since 1967.

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Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen brings light to the importance of regulating social media

Kaylee Flores, Reporter | October 10, 2021

Facebook has recently come under fire for their flawed algorithm and their lack of effort to delete misinformation regarding vaccines and politics which has been evident since the beginning of COVID-19....

Students and professors reflect on the power of social media executives

Students and professors reflect on the power of social media executives

Rahul Makhijani, Reporter | January 21, 2021

Within days of the Jan. 6 insurrection at Capitol Hill, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram suspended Donald Trump “indefinitely,” which cut him off from millions of followers and contradicted the platforms’...

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Knowing your audience is key 

Joaquin De La Torre, Staff Reporter | March 29, 2020

Some might argue that Linkedin's current attempt to pander to a younger generation of users by adding a stories feature to their platform is kind of pointless and ridiculous, however, I think it is actually...

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Features of Influencing

Taylor Park, Staff Reporter | March 28, 2020

In our society social media is becoming increasingly more essential to everyone’s lives whether it be through Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, LinkedIn and even Snapchat. With social media slowly...

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Don’t surrender to fake news

Thomas Anthony, Staff Reporter | March 27, 2020

Fake news presents one of the most immediate and pervasive threats to the health of American democracy and discourse. To prevent the further degradation of our civil society, we must act with urgency and...

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Let’s be nice!

Oscar Frias-Rivera, Staff Reporter | March 27, 2020

Advancement of technology has led to easy access to the internet and social media for everyone, which has led to a growing number of cyberbullying cases. According to Kit Smith, marketing writer at...

The charm of journalism

The charm of journalism

Taylor Park, Staff Reporter | March 16, 2020

Journalism has an integral part in today’s society especially through the development of social media in the past years. We rely on the news to educate us about what is happening in the world. Journalism...

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Is it helpful that Instagram flagging photoshopped pictures?

Travis Wynn, Staff Reporter | February 4, 2020

First Amendment Applies To All. The First Amendment protects free speech. Free speech applies to all people. Free speech also applies to expression. People express themselves in many different ways,...

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Instagram hiding likes not a solution

Dylan Newman, Staff Reporter | November 20, 2019

It's a great idea to hide like counts on Instagram. However, the implementation of this idea hasn't been as solid as its base idea. Adam Mosseri, CEO of Instagram, announced on Nov. 8 that Instagram...

“Cancel Culture” holds people accountable for their actions

Alaiza Guerrero, Staff Reporter | November 20, 2019

Cancel culture is a great way for communities to take a stance on those who go against their value system. “Cancelling” to me means you’re simply done supporting the individual or organization....

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