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Decoding Blockchain

Decoding Blockchain
December 15, 2018

In the market for drugs? You might want to think outside the box for this one. Or maybe you want to know whether that tomato you’re eating is really organic. Wondering if that news story someone shared...

Gaming in Color

Gaming in Color
December 5, 2018

Video games as forms of entertainment are believed to be tailored more toward white males. “There are too many games studios with reputations for being for white men, by white men,” said Nicole...

Ready or Not, Virtual Reality is Here

Margaret Karleskind tries Virtual reality for the first time. September 27th, 2018. (Francisca Velasco/Xpress)
November 5, 2018

Imagine having the ability to visit any place in the world that you wanted. Not only that, but imagine being able to get there in a matter of seconds. No hassle of having to book a flight and then sitting...

The Rise of Competitive Gaming

The Rise of Competitive Gaming
October 3, 2018

On August 5, twenty-year-old Dominique McLean, also known as SonicFox, won the first ever Dragon Ball FighterZ championship at the Evolution Championship Series 2018. The long-running fighting video game...

Downloading the Future

Downloading the Future
July 24, 2018

Glimpses of the Future Last March, inside a warehouse on Pier 28 in San Francisco, a rift in space-time shattered the very fabric of reality, challenged every law of modern science, and catapulted the...

Data Mining: The New Gold Rush

Data Mining: The New Gold Rush
April 5, 2015

Photo via Arbeck of WikiMedia Commons   Data and the insight it provides is power. Simply look at the rash of privacy breaches that struck the NSA, Target, iCloud, Samsung and the United States...

Amazon Launches Handyman Service

April 4, 2015

Amazon launched a professional handyman business called Amazon Home Services last Monday. It works through a simple three-step process on their website. You can start by browsing a multitude of...

New App helps pay for college

March 31, 2015

College is great. You meet new friends, get away from home, and live new life experiences but along with all that also comes the enormous debt you pile on semester after semester when you actually...

Instagram introduces new app

Collage making just got a lot easier. Photo by Tami Benedict/ Xpress Magazine.
March 24, 2015

Instagram is at it again, slowly trying to become the best photo app ever and destroying the competition while they’re at it. Today Instagram released a new app called Layout which makes it easier for...

The Buildable AR-15

Credit: David Henry
March 19, 2015

Photos by David Henry   A gun is fired once the trigger is pulled, causing the hammer to hit the firing pin, which strikes the primer that ignites the smokeless powder, thus twisting the bullet...

OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood Review

OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood Review
March 17, 2015

Platforms: PS4, Playstation Vita Release Date: March 3, 2015 The first OlliOlli was the perfect arcadey skating game. Plain and simple. Nailing kickflips and crooked grinds was a sublime way to pass...

Forget about your selfie stick

Forget about your selfie stick
March 13, 2015

Photo by Maria Bruun-Schmidt / Xpress Magazine   Film your exercise with a flying go pro! A drone has just left the ground. It's rising with steady speed while singing like a gigantic...

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