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Casting Spells with Your Android

Calling all Potterheads!  Have you read all seven Harry Potter books and hosted at least one movie binge session?  Are you still waiting for your Hogwarts letter?  Did you buy a wand and robes and secretly try spells in your room?  Well, now is your time!  Back in November 2016, Google partnered with Warner Bros. …

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T-Mobile and Sprint Talk Merger

It seems like every other year T-Mobile and Sprint stop competing for a millisecond to consider becoming BFFs. The two cellular companies are thinking about it again, and just like every other year, it’s complicated. But this year, a merger is not completely absurd.

Back in 2014, Sprint’s parent company SoftBank wanted to buy T-Mobile. US …

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E3 2017 Sony Press Conference Overview

Once again, Sony was at E3 showing their plans for PlayStation.  It was a solid conference for Sony.  Instead of having developers come out onto the stage to talk about the games, they instead focused on the games themselves.  It was one after the other, and there were barely any breaks at all during the …

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E3 2017 Ubisoft Press Conference Overview

 

E3 is back in the city of Los Angeles, and worldwide known video game studio Ubisoft is showing their cards to the table.  And to add, they must have been a full house because Ubisoft came to play!  The following concerns the highlights of the best press conference of the year.

 Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

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E3 2017 Bethesda Press Conference Overview

With the biggest gaming convention of the year, E3, it is important to stay up to date with everything that is happening.  This article features the press conference of the game developer behind such series as Fallout and The Elder Scrolls, Bethesda .

Intro

Bethesda opened its press conference showcasing real employees talking about what they do …

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Microsoft Teases Xbox One: X at E3

E3, or the Electronic Entertainment Expo happened, and as usual there were a lot of awesome gaming announcements. But everyone had their eyes on Microsoft, as they haven’t had a game system drop since the release of Xbox One in 2013. Usually people are either Team Sony or Team Microsoft, but both teams were all …

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E3 2017 EA Press Conference Overview

It’s that time of year again!  Every year and in the month of June, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, commonly known as E3, comes to the city of Los Angeles.  During this event, several hardware manufacturers, software developers, and publishers from the video game industry present new and upcoming products to the attendees, primarily retailers and …

Music / News

Taylor Swift Presses Play on Streaming Services

In an unexpected move this month, Taylor Swift got back together with streaming sites. Three years ago, the pop singer pulled her entire catalog from Spotify and other free streaming apps.  According to the CNN article “Taylor Swift to Spotify: You Belong with Me” by Lisa France, Swift argued that music shouldn’t be free and …

News / Tech Philosophy

Will Augmented Reality Make Smartphones a Thing of the Past?

Just ten years ago, the idea that nearly everyone would carry around a pocket-sized device that could access the internet, send emails, make video calls, and manage your stock portfolio might have been difficult to imagine. Yet smartphones, after quickly replacing those ancient flip-phones that were once all the rage, are now a tangible reality. …

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HomePod: With New Digital Assistant, Apple Brings Music Center Stage

Perhaps the biggest reveal at WWDC last week was the announcement of the HomePod.  Apple’s long-awaited entry into the digital assistant market, currently dominated by the Amazon Echo and Google Home, seems like a long time coming.  After all, Siri was essentially the first successful implementation of the idea.  But while Amazon Echo and Google …