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‘I’d like to bring filmmaking to San Diego’

Jewell Karinen April 26, 2012

As far back as City College student Paul Giret can remember, there was always a camcorder in his house. "My dad was always up on new technology," Giret said. "I did all the videos for the kids in my...

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Bites & Bytes: Mac users should consider anti-virus

April 24, 2012

For years Mac users have had a false sense of security. They believed that their system could not be infected by malicious software, so much so that Apple even used it as a selling point for some time....

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Kale: a healthy snack

April 12, 2012

Kale is an often overshadowed member of the cabbage family.  This tasty green has finally begun to rise in popularity however, because of its abundance of vitamins and minerals. According to the USDA,...

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Bits and Bytes: Find thieves, win $5,000

April 12, 2012

“Jewel thieves have stolen a prized diamond. Help find them. Win $5,000.” That quote sums up the Tag Challenge, a where-in-the-world-is-Carmen-San Diego-styled contest sponsored by the U.S. Department...

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Frugal Foodie: Delightfully delicious

April 12, 2012

Sometimes it’s nice to just eat in a clean, well-lit place. The 12th and Broadway Restaurant mixes good, normal food with a clean, comfortable environment to great effect. Only a block away from...

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‘My passion is the camera’

‘My passion is the camera’

Benny A. McFadden April 12, 2012

Off the main hallway at the Radio and Television Communications department that also houses KSDS Jazz 88, Senior Tutor Arthur Cervantes is giving a camera tutorial to film and television students. You...

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 Game Play: What will the future hold for game consoles?

Game Play: What will the future hold for game consoles?

April 12, 2012

With the Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) right around the corner, and the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) only a few months away, video game journalists and game geeks alike have extended their feelers and...

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GAME PLAY: Mass Effect 3’ ends series on a high note

March 20, 2012

All good things must come to an end. Such is the case with Bioware’s critically acclaimed “Mass Effect” trilogy — a futuristic, spacefaring epic depicting the intergalactic ventures of Commander...

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BITS & BYTES: 4G is all buzz and not speed

March 20, 2012

Over the last two years or so cellular providers have been marketing their 4G networks. The latest software update to iOS makes a 4G symbol appear when on AT&T’s network. The problem is that the...

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Little seed, big benefits

March 20, 2012

“Ch-Ch-Ch-Chia.” Anyone familiar with this catchy phrase will remember the popular novelty item it was used to sell: the Chia Pet. Chia pets are small terra-cotta animals that with a little water,...

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Game Play: ‘The Darkness II’ is sadistic, gory fun

March 6, 2012

Starbreeze Studios introduced us to Jackie Estacado, the gruff, gun-blazing mobster protagonist of the 2007 video game “The Darkness.” Early on Jackie was possessed by “The Darkness” — a demonic,...

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BITS & BYTES: Cloudy with a chance of data

March 6, 2012

There is nothing worse than finding that you forgot that important presentation on a thumb drive at home. Worse still is plugging in your drive to print or present and see that your files are corrupted. Luckily,...

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