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Fortnite Season 5 is Here!

Fortnite Season 5 is Here!

Luis Gutierrez, Reporter

July 12, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech, Top Stories

The long awaited Season 5 has finally arrived! After weeks of being teased by Epic with a number of events taking place. From the Rocket taking off, to items being removed from the game, and probably most importantly the meteor  finally hitting the ground. For sometime now people have been speculatin...

Is Your Information Safe? Over 48 Million Online User Profiles Leaked

Is Your Information Safe? Over 48 Million Online User Profiles Leaked

April 22, 2018


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Are you sure your information is safe on the ‘net? Forty-eight million user profiles from the likes of Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn had their information leaked, without their knowledge or consent, by a little-known data firm back in February of this year.  The incident just came to light this ...

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s Ex-Advisor Tricks Companies into Investing Over $250 Million

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s Ex-Advisor Tricks Companies into Investing Over $250 Million

April 22, 2018


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Elizabeth Pierce, former CEO of FCC lead-man Ajit Pai’s Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC), has been arrested for wire fraud after using “forged guaranteed revenue contracts” to trick companies into investing over $250 million in a fiber-optic company. The news came April 12, courtes...

Prehistoric Sea Monster may be largest that ever lived

Gilberto Espana, Reporter

April 16, 2018


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 The remains of a gigantic marine reptile have been found in the southwestern England. The reptile known as Shonisaurus, a  Ichthyosaur the animal who lived about 205 million years ago and was up to 85 feet long which is almost as big as a blue whale. Many biology textbooks have mentioned that the modern ...

Scientists discovered an 88,000 year old finger bone in Saudi Arabia

Gilberto Espana, Reporter

April 16, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

Researchers have found the oldest remains in the Nefud Desert of Saudi Arabia from early humans outside of Africa and the nearby Mediterranean Levant region. A single bone from a Homo sapiens finger which is at least 85,000 to 90,000 years old, and was published in the journal Nature Ecology and Evol...

Viking Seafarers May Have Navigated with Legendary Crystals

Gilberto Espana, Reporter

April 9, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

For decades, Viking seafarers ruled the North Atlantic as they roamed through the colonies in Iceland and Greenland without using any compasses. Researchers have discovered that the seafarers may have crossed paths with legendary crystals known as sunstones between Norway and settlements in Greenland....

Comcast, Reigning “Worst Company in America,” Seeks To Acquire Sky plc

Dante Lopez-Bennett, Copy Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

February 27, 2018- Comcast Telecommunication Company has submitted its bid for Sky plc, a London headquartered media, and telecommunications company despite opposition from other media giants and what is more than likely public disapproval. Solidifying its role as a challenger to media mogul Rupert Murdoch...

Gaming Developers Now Have Access to Google Maps to Create the Next “Pokémon Go”

Gaming Developers Now Have Access to  Google Maps to Create the Next “Pokémon Go”

Jaime Aparicio, Reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

In an attempt to create the next big thing in gaming, the people at Google are allowing gaming developers to integrate Google Maps into their mobile video games. Since the debut of “Pokémon Go,” location-based games have spiked in interest from video game studios in order to re-create the succe...

Verizon Forced to Repair Broadband Infrastructure it has Literally let fall apart

Dante Lopez- Bennett, Copy Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

March 16, 2018- Verizon is set to begin working on billions of dollars of DSL broadband infrastructure it has ignored and let fall apart. As was named in a Vice motherboard article written by Karl Bode, these newest Verizon reconstruction efforts will be tasked with fixing “bad cable, defective equipment, ...

Physicist Stephen Hawking Passes Away at 76

Physicist Stephen Hawking Passes Away at 76

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2018


Filed under News, Science & Tech, Top Stories

One of the world's most famous and greatest physicists, Stephen Hawking died early Wednesday, March 13 morning in his England home. Hawking  was diagnosed with a rare disease at the age of 22 that left him in a wheel chair and took away most of his ability to speak. Despite this, Hawking went on to...

Bones Found in 1940 Likely Those of Amelia Earhart

Bones Found in 1940 Likely Those of Amelia Earhart

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2018


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Bones found in a remote South Pacific island in 1940 have been reexamined and are now believed to belong to legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart. The bones were first examined in 1940 by physician D.W. Hoodless. The only conclusion Hoodless made was that the bones belonged to a man. University...

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