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5 Winter-themed games to get you ready for the holidays

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Anthony Winslow, Editor-In-Chief

December 21, 2018

Sometimes, the holidays don't come along as easy as you'd hope.  Even with Christmas music starting the day after Thanksgiving, houses lit up so bright you can't sleep, and an endless supply of freshly baked desserts, it's tough to get in the mood to celebrate.  This calls for some serious atmosphere. Luckily,...

An Enclosing Blanket – Kessler Syndrome

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Aiden Deming, Tech Reporter

December 14, 2018

After 5 decades' worth of space industrialization, and after launching thousands of satellites into orbit, we are now currently entering the breaking point as space debris, left over from years upon years of space travel. Such space debris could offset much of current day technologies to the 1970s, dreams...

Fallout 76: PR Trainwreck

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Anthony Winslow, Editor-In-Chief

December 13, 2018

Ever since its announcement at E3 2018, Fallout 76 has been one of the most hotly contested-over games of the year.  Many fans were wary of an always-online Fallout game, worried that it would be less about interacting with an interesting world through a personalized character, and more about fighting...

T-Series Set to Overthrow YouTube Celebrity PewDiePie In 24 Hours

T-Series Set to Overthrow YouTube Celebrity PewDiePie In 24 Hours

Aiden Deming, Tech Reporter

October 26, 2018

In a head to head battle on who will be the most subscribed to YouTube channel in the world. T-Series, a popular music label in Bollywood, is now set to overthrow famous English oriented internet celebrity Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, also known by his internet pseudonym "PewDiePie". T-Series ...

Video Game Club: My Nerd Culture Exposed

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Aiden Deming, Tech Reporter

October 3, 2018

As a new freshman to the Don Lugo campus, I wondered and hoped for a club that spoke my language of nerd culture. When I found out about video game club, I was excited that there could be people like me, conversationalists that obsess over games of all types, gamers hidden away in the dark depths ...

Federal Complaint Filed Against YouTube For Collecting Children’s data

A group of more than twenty consumer advocacy groups filed a federal complaint about Google, with a focus on YouTube. The complaint alledges that YouTube has been collecting children's data and making a profit. Most Don Lugo students are not surprised.

Micheal Everman, Tech Editor

April 13, 2018

A group of more than twenty consumer advocacy groups filed a federal complaint about Google, with a focus on YouTube. The complaint was filed due to YouTube collecting data on children and violating the "Children's Online Privacy Protection Act." This is not too long after the "Cambridge Analytica scandal"...

Fortnite knows no gender; tops every other video game

Move aside Call of Duty, Fortnite is now the main game out in the world. More teenagers prefer to play Fortnite instead of going on Call of Duty to play.  Even most YouTubers choose to stream or do videos of Fortnite and not do Call of Duty.

Joel Chavez, Tech Reporter

March 30, 2018

America's most popular video game Fortnite has caught more teenagers attention, moving Call of Duty aside. The game Fortnite hasn't been out for a year and yet it has more people playing on their server than on Call of Duty. Fortnite was released to the public for free on July 25, 2017, and is still...

New Best Buy policy; CD’s will no longer be sold in stores

Best Buy announces that as of July 1st they will no longer be selling CD's in stores. Best Buy has already informed its music suppliers that they will not have any CD's in stock in the stores. The new era of streaming music from phones has removed CD's from their place.

Joel Chavez, Tech Reporter

February 20, 2018

Best Buy announces to consumers the end of the CD era. Best Buy announced on February 1st that as of July 1st they will no longer be selling CDs in stores. A new era of streaming music from smartphones has pushed CD's aside and no longer in use. According to Ed Christman from Billboard quoted,"Best...

Poison Control Calls Meet An All Time High With New “Challenge”

Sadly, another idiotic challenge has come over the internet, the

Micheal Everman, Tech Editor

January 30, 2018

Sadly, another idiotic challenge has come over the internet, the "Tide Pod Challenge." For the love of God, I don't see why this has to be an issue; where people are eating laundry detergent for entertainment. Youtube and Amazon are already taking measures to combat this growing problem, by removing...

Underage Consumers are affected by Phone Addiction

Many teenagers are being addicted to their phones because of being exposed to a phone at an early age. Due to phone addiction many kids aren't very socialized in outdoor activities. Apple has announced  that they will be partnering with experts to stop smartphone addiction for children.

Joel Chavez, Tech Reporter

January 15, 2018

Kids are now being recognized for phone addiction. According to research, many teenagers aren't very socialized to their peers because at least 50% of teenagers feel addicted to their phone and prefer to stay socialized by phone. Many children with an addiction to their phone affect their eyesight, sleep,...

3 High-Tech Devices Going Into The New Year

As 2017 winds down and 2018 begins, there are many high-tech devices that can help you be more technologically advanced this year. The three devices that will be covered are smartphones, tablets and a electronic lock for your home. These devices could be compared to other older devices, yet it would be a mistake to do so.

Micheal Everman, Tech Editor

December 29, 2017

As 2017 winds down and 2018 begins, there are many high-tech devices that can help you be more technologically advanced this year. Technology is always advancing, whether that be phones, tablets or even home security. Here are three ways that anyone can be more technologically advanced in the new year...

New Game Plans To Bring JK Rowling’s universe to the small screen

Niantic Labs has done it again, the company that has created Pokemon Go has created another game. Wizards Unite promises to let

Micheal Everman, Tech Editor

December 6, 2017

Niantic Labs has done it again, the company that has created Pokemon Go has created another game. Pokemon Go was a wildly successful mobile "augmented reality" game, based around the use of the environment around the user. Wizards Unite will "Put magic in the hands of aspiring wizards and witches worldwide." The...

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