Category: Technology

Resurgence for Nostalgia: Part 2

Article by Collin Lyle  Among the ever-rising number of failed attempts to recapture nostalgia ,there have definitely been some successes. One of the most prominent of these successes was made by what was once comprised of just a two-brother studio. In 2001 the UK based company called Jagex releases the soon to be runaway success

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Video Game Roundup Review: Platformers Special Part 3

Article by Michael Savich  Video Game Roundup Review Hello, Michael Savich here, a writer for the Goucher Eye. As the local cyber-hipster, I play a lot of smaller, quirky games that nevertheless deserve a shoutout. The idea here is that if you see a game that interests you, you should feel free to look it

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Transportation Corner: Qantas Dreams Big With the Dreamliner

What the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and future aircraft could mean for Qantas’ aspirations of ultra long haul flights. PICTURED ABOVE: VH-ZND ‘Yam Dreaming’, the special livery 787-9 Dreamliner that completed the first Perth to London nonstop flight. (Image from Australian Business Traveller) Article by Ben Libeskind March 24th saw a big dream come true for Qantas,

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Video Game Roundup Review: Platformers Special Part 2

This is part two of my review roundup of platforming games I’ve played recently. You can view part one here:  Video Game Roundup Review: Platformers Special Part I Article by Michael Savich Mutant Mudds (3DS, PC, PS4, Switch, etc.) ~$9.99 While most modern platformers emphasize fast and frenzied gameplay, Mutant Mudds is different. It encourages slow

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Video Game Roundup Review: Platformers Special Part I

Article By: Michael Savich Hello, Michael Savich here, a writer for the Goucher Eye. As the local cyber-hipster, I play a lot of smaller, quirky games that nevertheless deserve a shoutout. The idea here is that if you see a game that interests you, you should feel free to look it up online and read

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Making Science Palpable: Trees That Grow Skin

Article by Britton Shortle  In the field of Organic Chemistry, the use of natural products or things from nature in reactions is very useful seeing as most natural materials are so abundant. One of the most famous uses of natural products in organic reactions is the development of the most common drug: Aspirin. Aspirin was

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Super Mario Odyssey Review

Article By: Michael Savich It’s fascinating that whenever a new 3D Mario game appears on the horizon, one question people don’t ask is “Will it be good?” To Nintendo’s credit, there hasn’t been a poorly-received 3D Mario game yet. Granted, Nintendo likes to take their time when making Mario. Odyssey is only the fifth 3D

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Cracks Found in Wifi Security

By Michael Savich  On October 16th, security researchers published a paper detailing a set of vulnerabilities they have dubbed KRACK, short for key reinstallation attack. KRACK exploits WPA2, which is the security protocol used on nearly all wireless networks. Although this is a major vulnerability, it can only be carried out if the attacker is

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An Apple a Day keeps the Doctor away

Written By: Michael Savich Apple CEO Tim Cook paced across the stage at the newly opened Steve Jobs theater, located in Apple’s equally new Apple Park headquarters.“iPhone 8 [is] a new generation of iPhone, and a huge step forward. But we’re not stopping there. We do have one more thing,” Cook said. Apple had just

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