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5 Strategies for investing

5 Strategies for investing

Fernando J. Saballos, Contributor

September 14, 2016


Filed under Column, Opinion

Buy Low, Sell High This classic investment expression has been passed down from generations of successful investors. While it’s the ultimate motto to follow, sometimes novice investors have a difficult time understanding when stock is truly at either a low or a high. Brokerage accounts have...

Linux offers an alternative to Microsoft and Apple’s operating systems

Linux offers an alternative to Microsoft and Apple’s operating systems

Leo Castell, Staff

September 14, 2016


Filed under Column, Opinion

For those in the know, Linux is a cool, unfortunate secret. Unfortunate - not because it’s bad, but because it doesn’t get enough attention from consumers or manufacturers. This lack of spotlight has always been a part of Linux’s history, but it has managed to get by over the years on the goodwi...

R.I.P. Apple’s headphone jack

R.I.P. Apple’s headphone jack

Christopher Walker, Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2016


Filed under Column, Opinion

One week ago, Apple unveiled the new iteration of its flagship product, the iPhone 7. If there is one defining characteristic of this new phone, it is Apple’s decision to remove the headphone jack. From here on out, if you want to listen to wired headphones with your iPhone, you need to plug in an...

It’s getting harder and harder to impress Americans

Staff

September 14, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

This week’s trending media stories focused on Apple’s latest technological releases. These yearly conventions usually have Americans in a frenzy, and while this one was no different, sometimes those of us in a first-world country should take a step back and realize just how good we have it.   ...

Apple is clearly the better choice

Apple is clearly the better choice

Christopher Walker, Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Point/Counterpoint

For the majority of the population, there is no reason to get anything other than an Apple cell phone. Why wouldn’t you? They are virtually impervious to viruses, designed in America with jewel-like precision, have a stellar camera, and use extremely intuitive software. But a portion of the popula...

Android is the way to go

Android is the way to go

Leo Castell, Staff

September 14, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Point/Counterpoint

Android is a name that is as ubiquitous to smartphones as Windows is to computers; and like Windows, their chief competitor is Apple. Where Apple has traditionally marketed their merchandise as premium products that can be difficult to afford, Android is typically a bit more considerate to your wallet....

Time to stock up

Time to stock up

Fernando J. Saballos, Contibutor

September 6, 2016


Filed under Financing Your Future Today, Opinion

A stock is ownership in a company. In addition to being a product for accumulating wealth, stocks grant voting rights; and, based on the weight of your shares, your voice is heard in the management of the company. Often times, you will be sent a proxy vote notification from your brokerage, and you’...

Where do we draw the line?

Staff, Staff

September 6, 2016


Filed under Editorial

Early on, we’re warned of the big red line that defines the crossing point between consensual and nonconsensual sex. We know that crossing this line is bad, and with it comes consequences: both legal and moral. We know that if someone tries to cross that line with us, our emergency sirens should go ...

Your Magnum XXL condoms are just a marketing scheme

Your Magnum XXL condoms are just a marketing scheme

Christopher Walker, Editor-in-Chief

September 6, 2016


Filed under Column

Nobody likes wearing condoms. But it’s like eating vegetables: you have to do it. And for the majority of men, the size of their penis is of great importance to them. Men want to be perceived by women to be as big as possible. Trojan Magnum XXL is a type of condom that is supposedly marketed to the larg...

Monogamy contributes to mutually satisfying sexual experiences

Monogamy contributes to mutually satisfying sexual experiences

Anjanae Crump, Managing Editor

September 6, 2016


Filed under Column

Monogamy – a word interchangeable with monotony to some people. Commitment and the idea of spending a lifetime with the same person scares many away. And while sex with the same person year after year may seem susceptible to lifelessness, there are indeed many perks to it! First and foremost, m...

Simone Manuel scores more than a medal

Simone Manuel scores more than a medal

Anjanae Crump, Managing Editor

August 23, 2016


Filed under Column, Sports

On August 11, Simone Manuel made history when she won the individual event in swimming at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. She had a record time of 52.7 seconds, which tied her for gold with Penny Oleksiak of Canada. But what makes her so special goes much deeper than the speed she clocked in -...

Introduction to investing

Introduction to investing

Fernando J. Saballos, Contibutor

August 23, 2016


Filed under Financing Your Future Today, Opinion

So you’re eager to play the stock market, or you want to put your money into a 401k or IRA and let it grow for retirement. Maybe you’re a risk taker and want to do your finest impersonation of a Wall Street broker by day trading on the market from open till close. Whatever your method is, you mu...

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