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Opinion: Cities should not ban plastic bags

Opinion: Cities should not ban plastic bags

Due to many recent environmental health movements against plastics, many people believe plastic bags are detrimental to the planet's health. Increased awareness of plastic's harm to the world has led to an increased usage of cotton and paper bags. However, the...

Opinion: Technology is communication’s greatest enemy

Opinion: Technology is communication’s greatest enemy

Albert Einstein, who was a renowned physicist, once said: “I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.” Through his words, Einstein is conveying how technology can gain so much power to the point that...

Opinion: Seeing is not believing

Opinion: Seeing is not believing

In a society where we are taught “seeing is believing,” Mark Zuckerberg saying he has total control of billions of people’s data go viral. Except, none of those things happened, and while logically many of us could arrive at that conclusion, videos like these have...

The rise of Clubhouse

The rise of Clubhouse

Clubhouse, a newly emerging social media mobile application, has been rapidly growing in popularity worldwide. This new, invite-only platform, based on voice, has lured many famous individuals, from Elon Musk to Bill Gates, to help stir engaging and relevant...

Opinion: Is technology dumbing down language?

Opinion: Is technology dumbing down language?

From the moment I discovered the internet and its boundless avenues of exploration, I quickly learned that the difference between phrases like “thx” and “thank you” can go a long way when it comes to meaningful communication. In the rapid onslaught of technology,...

Tech Refresh: Tech Podcast Episode 2

Tech Refresh: Tech Podcast Episode 2

Join us this episode to reflect on the tech of 2020 and refresh views on what to hope for and expect in 2021. From discussing the future of portless phones to cryptocurrency and the new vaccine, Emily Hsi & Baran Daliri cover the breadth of 2020 tech....

Everything Apple 2020: Tech Podcast Season 2

Everything Apple 2020: Tech Podcast Season 2

The UHS iPodcast is back with Season 2! This time delving into a year of Apple launches, keynotes, products and more. Tune in with us this time to hear our discussion on the influence of Apple in tech, expectations and surprises from Apple keynotes, and the expansion...