Technology

My peers are losing themselves to their screens. In lectures, they are physically present. But mentally, many of them are absent, present only to their laptops and phones. Attending a lecture means listening to what the lecturer has to say. ...

Arranging an interview with John Wegner, a senior lecturer in the Department of Environmental Sciences, took longer than expected at almost two weeks — Wegner does not have internet in his home and only checks his email when he’s on ...

The “Unleash your Creativity Through Technology” Tour brought a multitude of women from diverse fields of study to discuss their issues with current gender inequity and how to progress towards higher education for women. On Tuesday evening, stiletto-clad women of ...

Just one hour before Apple’s official reveal of the iPhone 7 on Sept. 9, Amazon accidentally updated its site, adding a page dedicated to accessories for the unreleased phone. The leak exposed crucial details about the iPhone 7, most notably ...

If the date Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015 sounds familiar to you, it might be because it was just last week. Or perhaps you are remembering that as the “future” destination set and briefly navigated in Robert Zemeckis’ Back to the ...

Shoulders slump behind a row of open MacBooks. Students’ eyes dart up and down above the Apple logo on their metallic covers. It’s a question with which professors all across campus are grappling. Should they let us use our laptops in ...

You, reader, are surely very intelligent and hardworking, and you must be quite busy with your many activities. Perhaps you are stressed and harried and barely have two minutes to greet a friend. You probably use your phone excessively to ...

In my Sept. 7 editorial “Driving Against Time,” I made the argument that campaigns targeting texting and driving are, even if successful, only half-measures. Even if cell phone use while driving the vehicle miraculously ended, we would still seek outlets ...

The first thing I did when I woke up this morning was use my iPhone. I grabbed it so that I could turn off my alarm but, once it was in my hand, I took the opportunity to update myself ...