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Apple TV vs. Amazon Fire Stick

Apple TV vs. Amazon Fire Stick

Eric Jimenez, Staff Writer

August 27, 2017


Filed under Reviews, Technology & Game Reviews

Our Rating: Amazon Fire Stick: B+, Apple TV: A In recent years, streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu have granted users the ability to watch their favorite shows or movies at any time, as long as they have stable internet connection. As more users begin to cut the cord on pricey cable pla...

Farmaceuta Hecho Filántropo: Phillip Frost

Farmaceuta Hecho Filántropo: Phillip Frost

Ana Cápiro, Spanish Editor

July 8, 2017


Filed under En Español, Noticias, Titulares, Top Stories

Donde quiera que mires en la ciudad de Miami aparece el nombre Frost. En la escuela de música de la Universidad de Miami, en el Museo de Arte de FIU y el recién inaugurado Museo de Ciencias,  respaldando estos centros de arte, cultura y conocimiento está Phillip Frost. Nacido en el sur de Philadelphia Frost lle...

New Technology May Help Predict Suicide

New Technology May Help Predict Suicide

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017


Filed under International & Domestic, News

Every day, nearly 120 Americans take their lives. This statistic is what attracted a research team led by Jessica Ribeiro from Florida State University (FSU), to create new technology that may help predict a suicide.  Ribeiro collaborated with FSU Psychology Assistant Professor Joseph Franklin and...

Reports of Touch Disease Surge

Reports of Touch Disease Surge

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

September 10, 2016


Filed under International & Domestic, News

It begins with obnoxious flickering bars at the top of your screen, until your phone eventually becomes completely unresponsive to touch. This is called "Touch Disease" and if you are an owner of an iPhone 6, you may be in danger of catching it. A design malfunction in the iPhone 6 models has led to...

Delivery Has Evolved

Delivery Has Evolved

Natalie De La Rosa, Staff Writer

March 23, 2016


Filed under Reviews, Technology & Game Reviews

Being able to get food delivered to your doorstep was once a dream. Now it's possible. No longer is it necessary to get dressed and go through the hassle of getting out of bed. One click is all it takes to get a steaming pizza at your door. Let's praise the apps that make these deliveries happen. Dominoes P...

9,000 Chinese People Displaced to Build Telescope

9,000 Chinese People Displaced to Build Telescope

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016


Filed under International & Domestic, News

The Chinese government has displaced over 9,000 villagers from the southwestern province of Guizhou. They plan to use the space to build the world's largest telescope to gather more data from space and search for extraterrestrial life. The citizens living within a three-mile radius of the telescope were...

The “Perfect” Baby

The “Perfect” Baby

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

February 24, 2016


Filed under Domestic Affairs, International Issues, Opinion

Thanks to technological advances in genetic engineering, parents now have the option to modify and select specific genes that their potential baby will inherit, allowing them to design the "perfect" baby. As of now, fertility doctors have aided thousands of parents in selecting their baby's sex and...

Walk Yourself for Money?

Walk Yourself for Money?

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

December 16, 2015


Filed under Community, News

If you are looking for an easy way to make money, it does not get any better than this. A new crypto-currency has been developed by Nissan Bahar and Franky Imbesi that gives users money for walking around. The currency is called Bitwalking and every 10,000 steps, 1 BW$ is awarded to the walker in ord...

The Future of Virtual Reality

The Future of Virtual Reality

John Hiaasen, Staff Writer

December 15, 2015


Filed under Reviews, Technology & Game Reviews

Our Rating: B Google Cardboard may be Google's ticket to revolutionizing Virtual Reality (VR). While VR has been around for a while, it has never been an easily available thing. This headset, a box that simulates virtual reality, can be ordered off of Amazon for just $3.99. The way Google Card...

Freecycle

Freecycle

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015


Filed under Reviews, Technology & Game Reviews

Our Rating: A Release Date: May 1, 2003 Cost: Free If you have ever wondered what you can do with that old printer you no longer use, there's now a solution. Freecycle is a website where you can give away free things to people who need them. The goal of the website is to keep items that can b...

Apple Goes Big in Latest Tech Event

Apple Goes Big in Latest Tech Event

Robert DeDonatis, Staff Writer

September 15, 2015


Filed under International & Domestic, News

On Sept. 9, 2015, Apple held their annual technology showcase for all of their upcoming products, and as always, they delivered with new products, devices in need of an upgrade, and of course, the new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. Much was to be expected from this year's event, as there were many rumors...

Robotics Club Engineers New 3D Printer

Robotics Club Engineers New 3D Printer

Jake Paz, Staff Writer

May 18, 2015


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

This past week, the Gables Robotics Club recently added a new gadget to their arsenal of gizmos: a new 3D printer, designed to create 3-dimensional objects with just the click of a mouse. Unlike any ordinary printer, the 3D printer works by melting any given material and then layering consecutive horizontal...

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