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TikTok: 60 second videos taking over our brains

TikTok is an iOS and Android social media video app for creating and sharing short lip-sync, comedy, and talent videos.

by Rachel McCoy and Ashley Nash

September 25, 2019

Do you see people watching videos on their phones laughing uncontrollably?  Do you see random people doing weird dances in public?  Have you noticed people only know about 15 seconds of a song?  If you find yourself asking these questions, the answer is all because of TikTok. Like it ...

Listen to all your favorite songs…But at what cost?

Listen to all your favorite songs...But at what cost?

by Spencer Derrenberger, Reporter

January 25, 2019

“I like that I can download things and listen to them even without internet, so I don’t have to compromise all my data, or if I’m going on a flight or something.” That sounds great, right? Many music listeners feel the same way that Brooke Derrenberger, a Spotify subscriber, feels about musi...

Haley Enders’ top ten moments for teens in 2018

Haley Enders' top ten moments for teens in 2018

by Haley Enders, Reporter

December 18, 2018

Red Dead Redemption 2 is released Read Dead Redemption 2, developed by Rockstar Games, was released October 26 and has since been selling out of stores. If you don’t know, Rockstar Games also helped develop the GTA series, so it isn't a surprise how similar the Red Dead seri...

Screen Time: Will iOS 12 really limit our phone obsession?

Ashley Nash checks her phone use on the new iOS 12 feature Screen Time.

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

October 17, 2018

Let’s face reality.  You are on your phone for hours every day, but do you know exactly how many hours? On September 17, Apple released IOS 12, which is a software update that is available to download on newer Apple devices. This update includes a new feature called Screen Time. Screen Time tracks the time a perso...

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