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  • May 14The senior class' last day is May 23.
  • May 14The honors banquet will take place on May 23 at 5:30 pm.
  • May 14Senior Renaissance will take place on May 29 in the McGowan Auditiorium.
  • May 14Matthew Oh placed first in the senior individual documentary category at state National History Day on May 10.
  • May 14The 2019 edition of Oracle is availible for pickup in the cafeteria this week
  • May 13Keystone Testing will take place this week (5/13-5/20). There will be an adjusted schedule most days.

Online shopping: the good, the bad, the ugly (Review)

Online shopping: the good, the bad, the ugly (Review)

Chenta Shirley, A&E Writer

September 23, 2014

Most teenagers are up to date in the world of fashion and technology. As a result, online shopping is very common. Online shopping can be a stressful task. Shoppers can only see what the website is showing and telling them about the product. Those who shop online are able to take a lot of time to...

iPhone 6 adds to excitement in Apple industry (Review)

iPhone 6 adds to excitement in Apple industry (Review)

Zach Brehm, Web Director

September 23, 2014

The long awaited and much anticipated iPhone 6 finally arrived Friday Sept 19 for those that preordered early enough. The iPhone 6 and its big brother, the 6+, have been hugely popular, with sales topping 10 million units in the first week.  This is up from around 9 million during last year’s...

Creative Cloud brings ideas down to Earth (Review)

Creative Cloud brings ideas down to Earth (Review)

Zach Brehm, Web Genie

April 21, 2014

When it comes to digital art, photography, web design and other computer-based creative activities, Adobe products clearly stand above the competition. Seemingly endless features and abilities have allowed programs like Illustrator and Photoshop to become industry leaders over the past 20 years. ...

Music blogs keep you with the beat (Review)

Music blogs keep you with the beat (Review)

Zach Brehm, Web Genie

March 21, 2014

It seems the recent explosion of genres and artists has left many casual listeners out of the loop. The market is certainly crowded (not to mention diluted with plenty of noise), but all hope is not lost.  Thankfully, there are plenty of blogs and websites accompanying all of the new genres, allowing...

No more ‘Flaps,’ but plenty of apps

No more ‘Flaps,’ but plenty of apps

Zach Brehm, Web Genie

February 11, 2014

The past few weeks have seen a host of great app releases, including a revolutionary new DJ app and Facebook’s latest social networking tool. Don’t worry though, the extraordinarily frustrating/addicting "Flappy Bird" isn’t on the list—in fact, it isn’t even on the app store anymore.  Instead, entertain and inform yourself with "Rep...

Read more with Readmill

Read more with Readmill

Zach Brehm, Web Genie

December 13, 2013

Considering the current trend towards tablets and ebooks, it’s no surprise that e-reading apps like Readmill are popping up for smartphone users as well. Amazon and Barnes & Noble both have apps for their Kindle and Nook systems, and most smartphones have an e-reader built in to their operating...

With Crowsflight, it’s all about the journey (Review)

With Crowsflight, it’s all about the journey (Review)

Zach Brehm, Staff Writer

November 12, 2013

While the speed and efficiency of traditional navigation apps is occasionally required, it is often more fun to explore a new city without strict guidelines. For those times when you’re craving a little more adventure, check out Crowsflight ($Free, App Store), a GPS-based app that navigates using the iPhone’...

Put your life into first gear with Gear Patrol (Review)

Put your life into first gear with Gear Patrol (Review)

Zach Brehm, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013

While the internet’s vast resources can be quite helpful, there are times when exploring online  feels like climbing uphill during an avalanche. Sorting through the web’s wealth of information seems to take longer and longer each time I log on.  Combined with a heavy school load, I often don’t...

The next generation is here: which console should you choose? (Preview)

The next generation is here: which console should you choose? (Preview)

Joey Kucker, A&E Editor

October 7, 2013

Believe it or not, the holidays are right around the corner.  Every year the holiday season brings everyone together, helping us put aside our differences and be joyful, but it also brings a lot of new videogames to the market. In the same way that movies dominate the summer, videogames own the fall...

Common prices, uncommon quality found at Society6 (Review)

Common prices, uncommon quality found at Society6 (Review)

Zach Brehm, Staff Writer

October 4, 2013

While the unmade beds, piles of clothes, and empty dishes found in most teenager’s rooms can make quite a statement, there are certainly better options for your household decor. Great art can be found anywhere from thrift shops to professional galleries, but it is often priced beyond what high...

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