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Instacart starts offering grocery delivery service in Chico

Instacart starts offering grocery delivery service in Chico

Josh Cozine

February 21, 2018

Filed under Breaking News, Community, Mobile Headlines, News

A new time-saving tool to take the hassle out of grocery shopping became available in Chico Wednesday.Instacart, a company that will pick up and deliver groceries, announced that it will start operating in the Chico area. In a release, the company stated that stores including Safeway, Costco, CVS, Cash...

Go-ing Outside

Kenta Mcafee

August 19, 2016

Filed under Columns, Sports

Video games might have a bad reputation for creating couch potatoes, but one app has proved that gamers will even walk outside if it means leveling up.As most people sleep at 2 a.m. I run three miles while frantically pursuing a dream of my own, to be the very best.I'm no athlete and I'm certainly not ...

Put down Snapchat, live your life

Put down Snapchat, live your life

Alex Horne

March 24, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

There seems to be a trend in deleting social media accounts, at least temporarily. Despite this, the one that doesn’t seem to be ousted is Snapchat. Even those who claim to wipe their phones and minds clean of all social media distractions can't seem to part with this app. Snapchat was likely an...

Uber comes to Chico

Jenice Tupolo

August 24, 2015

Filed under Breaking News, News

The popular driving service app, Uber, is expected to expand its services to Chico mid-September. “They [Uber] just want to create safe, reliable rides for students that are cheap for the community,“ said Uber brand ambassador and Chico State senior, Tyler Dennison. The San Francisco-based co...

Senior Spotlight: Entrepreneur creates app to transform how people donate

Senior Spotlight: Entrepreneur creates app to transform how people donate

Nicole Santos

May 6, 2015

Filed under Archives

Growing up with parents who’ve always created their own successful businesses, Chase Palmieri, a senior entrepreneurship and small business management major, knew that there was a benefit to being an entrepreneur. “My dad and my mom are both serial entrepreneurs,” he said. “So from a young ag...

Yik Yak hits Chico State

Yik Yak hits Chico State

Lauren Steele

November 1, 2014

Filed under Features

All around a classroom, students sneakily scan their phones to stay entertained during a boring lecture. Their screens light up with a bright teal background and a feed of Chico State students conversing pops up on the screen. This app is Yik Yak, a new social media outlet that anonymously conn...

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