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Apple and the chamber of overpricing

The desire for Apple laptops overcomes their actual offering to the public.  3D illustration fromiStock.com.
March 12, 2019

Apple is one of those companies that seems to be everywhere, but they are especially apparent in the pit of people's wallets. When you pay for an Apple product, you are not paying for a computer, a phone...

Samsung’s ‘Note 7’ exploding phone fiasco

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Disfunctioning phone may ruin the company’s capital and reputation
November 2, 2016

How one wrong move might bring the world's top technology manufacturer straight to the bottom. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was set to be the year's greatest smartphone. It received some of the...

Apple is losing innovation

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September 22, 2016

Many people don’t know this, but Apple was the first company to bring the mouse to modern computers. Apple is also responsible for changing the music industry when they released the iPod, making...

FBI vs. Apple: Privacy concerns without concern

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April 27, 2016

The recent conflict over the government's access to digital information is developing between the FBI and the giant technological producer Apple. This battle involves two global forces who each say they...

Readers, Digest: Cinnamon baked apples

Enjoy an apple stuffed with apples for dessert. Photo credit: Christina Saschin
April 1, 2014

Baking a whole apple pie just for your roommate and yourself is not practical. This apple dessert works great as a single serving and gives you the ability to play with different flavors. I got the idea...

Bug puts Flash Player users at risk

Users are encouraged to update their Adobe Flash Player following discovery of security risk. Visit: https://wiki.csuchico.edu/confluence/display/help/Flash+Player+Vulnerability
February 7, 2014

Mac and PC users are urged to immediately install an Adobe Flash update to protect themselves from hackers, according to a campus-wide email. Adobe software released a critical update for its Flash Player,...

Healthy apple cinnamon bars spice up school days

Apple cinnamon bars make a great snack for students on the go when school starts.Photo credit: Christina Saschin
January 17, 2014

2014 has arrived, and with that comes a new semester. Even though I am looking forward to this spring semester, the realization that my afternoons will no longer be filled with ice skating, watching...

Siri, show how iOS7 makes life easier

Siri, show how iOS7 makes life easier
September 23, 2013

The iOS7 software update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch has everyone talking, but this guide will give you tips and tricks to get the most out of the new features. Multiple Pages of Apps Within Folders There...

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