Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Samsung Impresses Users with Unveiling of Galaxy S9

Ziqiang Zhao Staff Writer Samsung’s Galaxy S9 has attracted much attention from people all over the world since the beginning of 2018, and details of the...

Unseen: New Photo App On Its Way To UCSB

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer A new photo sharing application for iOS and Android, Unseen, was released to students at Texas A&M University in May by Bearch,...

New ‘Samsung Pay’ App Coins a Different Way to Pay

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Illustration By Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Samsung may be late to the mobile wallet party, but it sure made a head-turning entrance. Samsung’s new...

Wearing Down the Great Firewall of China One Plug-In at a Time

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer With the help of a simple browser plug-in developed by researchers at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, it could soon be possible...

iPhone SE Sees Superior Specs in Smaller Size

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Bigger doesn’t always mean better. This is the route Apple is taking with their new iPhone SE, which was introduced on Mar....

The Future Is Here, and The Future Is Fast: Samsung Announces New Wi-Fi Tech

Brianna Concho Illustration by Luis Bondoc, Staff Illustrator Samsung recently announced a break-through in Wi-Fi technology, which will work five times faster than the high-end ac...

Waymo and Uber Settle Up on Theft Lawsuit

Annette Ding Staff Writer Following nearly a year of mudslinging between two of the largest companies in the autonomous vehicle industry, Google and Uber reached a...

Tides Have Turned with New Shark Deterrents

Tanner Walker Science & Tech Editor Beachgoers traumatized from hearing about the recent great white shark sightings and attacks in Santa Barbara should have less to...

Fitbit’s FalsePulse

Chelsea Viola Staff Writer FitBit has recently been confronted with allegations that their “PurePulse”  technology is inaccurate. Users may not have been getting accurate readings of...

Multi-Person Virtual Reality Is Becoming a Reality

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Imagine having a lightsaber battle with your friends using holographic lightsabers or playing “the floor is lava” when...