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Internet corporations, thought policing, and you

Internet corporations, thought policing, and you

Thomas Rousseau, Staff Cartoonist

September 26, 2016

In everyday life, it has become quite apparent that the large news media corporations often have a bias attached to them. It is becoming more and more clear that MSNBC or FOX News do not share the same side of the political spectrum.   Yet when something as universally used as Google comes to mind, ...

Quantity over quality, critical thinking nixed in favor of grades

November 14, 2014

Alexandra Dalton Staff Writer @alex_dalton04 As I scurry through the hallways in between classes I can always count on one thing; complaints. One of the best talents of teenagers is to find absolutely any topic on this earth and rant to their friends about how irritating it is to them. Because...

Privacy settings not so private

February 28, 2012

By Lauren VerDuin Staff Writer Starting March 1, your Web history when using any sort of Google account will be shared across the Google world unless you have manually changed your privacy settings. In order to prevent having your day-to-day browsing history and personal information go public, you...

Google unveils new technology

October 13, 2010

Paige Wilson Assistant Business Manager It has been an idea of the future, right up there with the flying car, but now it is reality. The hands-free car was unveiled by Google. Google has made the jump from search engine to automotive engine. Their new technology gives people the ability to have...

Google introduces “Instant” feature to expedite searches

September 11, 2010

Zeb White Staff Writer, Asst. Business Manager Search findings: about 37,000,000 results (0.20 seconds) Just when you thought searching the internet couldn’t get any faster, tech giant Google introduced a new service called Google Instant that aims to accelerate the process even further by p...

Let me google that for you!

May 19, 2010

By Ellen Cameron Staff Writer Google has invaded our society. I literally do not think we could function normally without the search engine. How else would we know the weather, the conversion of pounds to dollars, or the showtimes of the latest movies? How else would we check email? Where else would...

What’s the buzz about Google Buzz?

April 5, 2010

By Wren Culp Staff Writer Google has one of the best reputations for online products the world has ever seen. They have made countless products, including the biggest search engine in the world, Gmail and even Google Earth. Now, Google is bringing something new to the table. Social networking site, seem to dominate the Internet now a days. It is becoming the new method of communication...

GlobalPulse: Top 3 News Items of the Week

March 22, 2010

By Angela Almeida Opinions Editor Asia: Basically, as of now a China vs. Google face-off is amiss. Essentially, Google is peeved with China for censorship in the mainland. Searches were forbidden such as "prodemocracy government". It's brutal. Google is threatning removing itself from the mainland...

Real loser of Super Bowl? Kim Kardashian

February 8, 2010

By Chris Nguyen Features Editor Maybe it's the inner-pop culture freak in me, but when I watch the Super Bowl, no matter how engrossing it is (just like this past game proved), I want to see the big celebrities. This time, I was hoping to see E! reality star extraordinaire and "women who stole the...

The wonders of Google

November 17, 2009

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer Ahh, Google.  It does our homework, fills up our free time and helps us solve arguments.  The most popular search engine has developed into much more over the years and is now available in more aspects of our lives than most people know. Everyone is familiar with...

Google Chrome takes internet to whole new level

October 26, 2009

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer Google runs my life.  Seriously.  I cannot even remember the last time I went to the library to research with an Encyclopedia or a pile of books. And now the most widely used search engine has revolutionized our internet experience once again with the new Google Chro...