Category Archives: Technology

How-To Build a Computer

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Have you been in the market for a new computer? For whatever the reason, looking for a computer often ends up with people scrolling down the websites of companies like HP. While these pre-built computers they sell can do the job, what if I told you there was a cheaper alternative to get the same […]

Nike HyperAdapt : A Step In The Future or an Unnecessary Gimmick

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A Step In The Future or an Unnecessary Gimmick?

Nike has launched the Nike HyperAdapt 1.0, a shoe that plans to change the way we wear sneakers forever. It’s the first fully-functioning athletic shoe that electronically adjusts to the contour of your feet with adaptive lacing technology. Though it provides a personalized custom fit, it has sensors to tighten and loosen the shoe’s to […]

Edison: Connection Error?

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Thomas A. Edison CTE High school, A technological hub, meant to provide quality education for careers and high academics.
Photo Credit: Rick Carl Paningsoro

Thomas A. Edison CTE High school is a school unlike many others. Serving as a technological hub for research and development. As well as catering programs unlike others in New York City.  As a tech school, it has to live up to certain standards and expectations. In which some students and staff see Edison’s ability […]

DRAM Shortage, Detrimental Coincidence or Planned Cash-Grab?

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Photo Credit: Elvin Valdez

  What do increased prices on electronics and graphics card shortages have in common? They both relate to the global DRAM shortage that has been going on for the past year. Dynamic Random Access Memory, also known as DRAM, is a memory chip responsible for much of the multi-tasking capabilities in modern devices such as […]

Computer Science Careers

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STEM fields have been constantly encouraged, especially computer science which is currently one of the most in demand and highest paying majors. Whether you are a freshman or a graduating senior, high school is where many students begin to start thinking of college majors, but remain unsure of future occupations. Computer science majors offers a […]

AirPods Sales Fly Off the Wire

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A display of the AirPods, showing the holding/charging case and one side of the headphones. 

Photo Credit: Sean Lomba

After the many months of criticism leading up to the release, the Apple AirPods are finally here. Their sales have been going up week after week before and after release. Many individuals pre-ordered them or went to the store to buy them in the first week of release. Sales associates at the Fifth Avenue location […]

Drone Zone

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“The view that you never knew”
Photo Credit: Vincenzo Di Giorgi

With the advancement of our technology, drones have been implemented in our society in the form of toys and for military use. Youtubers from different parts of the country have incorporated drones into their videos by having aerial footage of the landscape or they use the drones to follow them. Drones allow users to take […]

Virtual Reality, The Game Changer

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Zafar Seenauth demonstrating his Virtual Reality Glasses during a SkillsUSA event.

If your five senses can be used to describe what is real or not, then reality is simply electrical signals interpreted by your brain. Virtual reality is a new art form of technology that plays with your sensory and motor organs to provide a near perfect representation of reality. This new breed of technology can […]

Symbiotic Robotics

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The Vex Robotics team's work on the internal components of their creation.

A future that lies in a topology mapped through code and embedded in the cortex of robots is one that awaits our generation and the ones of the future. Throughout the years, technology has moved from basic desktop, to handheld devices, and now to technology with the ability to move on its own through programming. […]

The Influence of Technology in Election 2016

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Candidates take different approaches to communicate with voters.
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Technology has had a strong impact on the election process in 2016. Candidates are vulnerable to attacks through social media as posts cause train reactions. Candidates attract support from voter through clever techniques to reach out to the public. Online polls allow candidates to learn about what people are interested in and how to appeal […]