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In the Now / Technology

Technology: iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Review

With its recent release and new design, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are becoming more and more popular.  Interestingly enough, sales for the smaller–and slightly cheaper–iPhone 6 have toppled iPhone 6 Plus sales with a 4 to 1 ratio.  Though these iPhones are quite expensive investments, being an owner of […]

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Current Events / Technology

Technology: What’s All the Fuss about Raspberry Pi?

Let’s take a look at what’s going on in Do-It-Yourself electronics: “Raspberry Pi Reshapes the Electronics World,” “Check Out the New Hackable Computer: Raspberry Pi.” But what is Raspberry Pi, and why would you need it for your electronic projects? What about the Raspberry Pi Organization, and its massive charitable […]

Technology: Video Gamers’ “Holiday”
Current Events / Technology

Technology: Video Gamers’ “Holiday”

Today is a significant day for several reasons. For VPSA students,it means the first day of Thanksgiving break. For gamers, it means breaking out those wallets and clearing out schedules. Why, you might ask? Three of the biggest things releases in gaming are happening today, and it will most likely leave fans […]

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Current Events / Technology

Ediffect vs. Woodle

This school year, VPSA students tackle a big change: technology. The Java is now getting cold, and of course, it brings pain for me to say that Frances, everyone’s favorite archive lady, is now homeless, looking through the depths of the inner city for a new job. The battle with […]

Mother’s Day Video How-To
How-To

Mother’s Day Video How-To

Note: this tutorial is geared toward iMovie ‘11 users. You can still use it for iMovie ‘08, but some features will not be available. If a picture is worth a thousand words, how many is a video worth? Many, many more. Mothers love looking at pictures of their children, and […]

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Current Events / Technology

Technology: The Ease of Evernote

What is Evernote? Evernote is a free app that’s available for any device running OS X, iOS, Windows, Windows Phone, Maemo, or Android. It is used by students, businessmen, and journalists alike. But what is this app, and why do all of these very different types of people love it […]

Media Review: To Be or Not To Be Self-Paced?
Media / Reviews / Technology

Media Review: To Be or Not To Be Self-Paced?

Omnibus I Self-Paced vs. Omnibus I Live Classrooms Recently, Veritas Press announced a new self-paced Omnibus class available July 1. The course is similar to V.P.’s History self-paced classes, as seen from watching the fully-functional self-paced classes. But one has to ask, what are the pros and cons? For there […]

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Did You Know... / FYI

Did You Know…About Sound Vibrations?

Do you ever wonder how music travels from your iPod to your earbuds? As with all sound, it’s caused by vibrations. You hear with headphones because the speakers within them vibrate the air between the headphone and your ear. These vibrations travel through the air and are picked up by […]

Technology: Which Headset is Right for You?
Technology

Technology: Which Headset is Right for You?

Perhaps your headset is broken, or maybe you don’t have one yet. You have been looking all over the Internet, but can’t figure our what the difference is between a normal headset and a gaming headset? Should you buy a cheap pair of Logitech’s or that expensive but oh-so-cool gaming […]