Microsoft surfaces with new tablet

Dennis Gosnell Assistant Editor With the success of Apple’s iPad, many other companies are seeking to compete in the growing tablet market. Microsoft is no exception. On Oct. 26, Microsoft released a new line of mobile tablets called the Surface. This device, like the iPad, looks to give consumers something unique and life changing. Microsoft […]

iPhone 5 set sales records, stocks sink

Chelsea Ratterman Editor-In- Chief Sales for the new Apple iPhone 5 skyrocketed past its predecessor’s sales with ease during the Aug. 21 weekend. The iPhone 5 set sales records, selling 5 million iPhones within 3 days. The iPhone 4S sold 4 million its opening weekend. Sales followed a pre-order marathon from consumers, who preordered two […]

Apple continues to raise the ante

Chelsea Ratterman, Editor-in-chief  Apple continues to raise the ante Apple unveiled its new iPhone to the world Wednesday, Sept. 12. CEO Tim Cook took the stage to introduce the product and laid to rest some of the rumors that have been swirling since the day after the iPhone 4S came out.

Student Success spring iPad winner

Have you checked out the Student Success workshops? There are three the week of September 10-14, with a focus on college survival, going green, and interview skills. The potential perk of these workshops is an iPad. Those who attend a Success Workshop will be entered into a drawing at the end of the semester for […]

Samsung loses patent battle with Apple

­­­Chelsea Ratterman Editor-in-chief  Samsung loses patent battle with Apple A court case between Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics may have determined the future of the smartphone market. In a patent and trademark infringement case against Samsung, Apple was awarded $1.05 billion dollars in damages, one of the largest intellectual-property awards on record. Samsung, a publicly […]

Apple Reinvents Education with iBooks 2 for iPad

Katie Johnston, Feature Editor On January 19, Apple announced a new service, which aims to relieve back strain and budget strain for students, iBooks 2 for iPad. Apple plans to revolutionize learning with new, highly interactive digital iTextbooks. Apple has teamed with three textbook companies, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, McGraw-Hill and Pearson, to offer educational titles […]

Living an iLife

By: Narges Taghavi, feature editor What happened to the days when you would look up a word in the dictionary? How about having to stop and ask the guy at the gas station for directions? Remember when your favorite shows could only be viewed on an actual TV? Apple products have revolutionized the way we […]