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Mandatory COVID-19 tracking app draws privacy concerns

Mandatory COVID-19 tracking app draws privacy concerns

During this unprecedented time of crisis, many governments are implementing emergency tactics to protect the health of their citizens. For example, the Indian government has created an app for coronavirus contact tracing called Aarogya Setu that has over 100 million...

Review: Where did ‘Artemis Fowl’ go wrong?

Review: Where did ‘Artemis Fowl’ go wrong?

After being delayed twice, the movie “Artemis Fowl” was released to Disney+ on June 12. The source material, an eight-part YA novel series that began in 2001, had been stuck in the process of getting a film adaption ever since the first book was published. As time...

Juniors impacted by COVID-19

Juniors impacted by COVID-19

For the class of 2021, this is arguably the most important semester of high school. Yet most expectations have been shattered or drastically altered, and any existing plans have been reassessed. As members of the junior class prepare to apply for college and decide...

Opinion: Netflix loses audiences with lack of new content

Opinion: Netflix loses audiences with lack of new content

The hearty thump of your backpack echoes through your house as you return home from a long day of school. Exhausted, you throw your limp body onto your couch and pick up the TV remote. As you sluggishly scroll through Netflix’s homepage, it seems as though you’ve seen...

Column: Running in the rain — traveling in Italy

Column: Running in the rain — traveling in Italy

Florence was supposed to be a quick, albeit dull trip — just a simple drive from Pisa to snap a few photos — a few hours at most. The plan was to visit the world-famous Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore. Based on what I saw and knew, I did not expect it to pique my...

Opinion: Why not everyone should code

Opinion: Why not everyone should code

Here’s an idea that you won’t see every day: are you a teen interested in computers and technology? If so, don’t code. Don’t get me wrong, coders do have value in today’s society. Legions of software programmers have allowed people to do virtually everything they need...