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Apple’s lineup: transformation or stagnation

Apple’s lineup: transformation or stagnation

Technology October 21, 2014 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

By Kimberly Toillion Apple’s newest lineup was revealed on October 16. For some it felt like déjà vu. The last keynote took place not even a month before (September 19) the tech company unveiled its iPhone 6 and the still forthcoming iWatch. The Apple way seems to be feeding consumersRead More

Blue LED inventors win Nobel Prize

Technology October 15, 2014 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

By Kimberly Jane The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics was won by a trio of Japanese scientists – Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Japanese-born, U.S. Citizen Shuji Nakamuru – for their contributions to the blue LED. The scientists were awarded approximately $1.1 million dollars of which they will split. InRead More

Amazon is going brick and mortar

Technology October 15, 2014 at 1:16 am Comments are Disabled

By Kimberly Toillion For years rumors prevailed: U.S. tech giant, Amazon was scouting locations for its first ever brick-and-mortar store. Amazon spokespeople would refute rumors, claiming they would have to find a truly unique idea to do such a thing. While the e-commerce retailer has not made an official announcementRead More

Bendgate: iPhone 6’s rocky rollout

Bendgate: iPhone 6’s rocky rollout

Technology October 8, 2014 at 11:18 pm Comments are Disabled

By Kimberly Jane With such radical changes to Apple’s new iPhone, many were anticipating how sales would fair in light of the iPhone 5 being the largest selling phone. Apple broke previous records with four million iPhone 6 pre-orders in the first 24 hours. In the first three days, tenRead More

Facebook scams leave Internet users at risk

Facebook scams leave Internet users at risk

National News, Technology September 19, 2014 at 2:46 am Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams Internet users are being warned of two Facebook scams that could leave users’ personal information and money at risk. The scams could also leave computers vulnerable to a virus that will potentially affect their hard drives. According to Hoax-Slayer.com, one of the scams promises a free iPhoneRead More