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Perspective: Why technology killed our youths’ childhood

Denise White

November 10, 2015

Looking around, I see kids checking their phones. Their faces light up when they see how many ‘likes’ they get on their Instagram posts. And when I say kids, I literally mean 10 to 12 year olds just tweeting about whatever drama they have going on at school and their hard knock life. I can tell this generation is too eager to grow up. Young girls are wearing sh...

Cell phone thefts reported at ECC

Angelica Wallingford, Editor in Chief

May 12, 2015

At least three incidents of cell phone theft have been reported at the Education Cultural Complex, according to a Safety Alert issued by the San Diego Community College District Police Department. The suspects who campus police believe are responsible for the thefts on campus are described as one African-American juvenile and two Hispanic adult males. All three suspects...

Smartphonetography: How to Get the Best Shot With the Camera You’ve Got

Troy Orem

May 14, 2014

The first digital camera was developed by Eastman Kodak in 1975. It weighed about 7 pounds, required 16 batteries to run and took 23 seconds to expose an image. Luckily for today's consumer, technology has advanced to the point that cameras with significantly more technology and ability can be carried around in our pockets.   With prominent social networks completely...

A person recording a St. Patricks Day event on an iPad Photo credit: Troy Orem

Enjoy the Concert, Don’t Record It: Keep the Photos to a Minimum, Eyes on the Stage and Have a Fun Time

May 14, 2014

In the movie “Almost Famous,” writer William Miller finds himself scribbling down notes at a Stillwater and Black Sabbath concert until Pe...

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