Kids and Technology
I remember when I got my first cell phone. I was a freshman in high school, and the reason my parents bought it for me was because I was in the school musical and I kept using a friend's cell phone to let them know when I needed to be picked up from practice and stuff. So, they got me my first cell phone. It was a small flip phone that only had texting and calling, no camera or anything. And it was good! That's all I needed it for. Eventually (my sophmore year in college), I got a smartphone - an iPhone, woo!
Midnight Madness: A Cause to Celebrate
As the kick-off to basketball season and Homecoming Week, Midnight Madness is a celebratory event the recognizes school spirit, friendly competition, and some of our athletes. This pep rally took place in the H.J. Long Gym on October 14th. The cheerleaders gave a warm welcome to the student audience with their cheers and stunts.
Game Changer: Valve’s Steam Box
Serious gamers, start putting back your earnings from work study and earmark your potential Christmas cash haul now, because the Steam Box is coming to you in 2014! Valve, the company who brought you the Half-Life franchise, Left 4 Dead, and Portal, is in collaboration with what appears to be many hardware developers (one being graphics guru NVIDIA) to bring the gamer experience full circle. The company already operates Steam, the world’s largest platform for online gaming, and is looking to bring the PC gaming experience beyond the desk and into your living room with the Steam Box.
Game Scout: Free Games
Article and DM by Zach Bonner Are you bored? Are you broke? Are you BOTH??? Well my friend, you've come to the right place! Whether you like strategy, shooters, tower defense, RPG, or MMO, I'll do my best to find something you can lose track of time playing. A Mech Warrior style game, with a squad based feel. It has a similar game play style to Battlefield, but an infinitely smaller price-tag.
Trailer Trash Returns!! [The Elysium Games: Steel Wolverine]
Trailer Trash is Austin Schumacher and Jake Cannon. And we’re back!! That’s right, the two guys you love best are back to check out the newest trailers and let you know what works and what doesn’t. This time, we’ll be discussing the newest trailers for Elysium, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The Wolverine, and Man of Steel. I must admit, we’ve got some really good stuff going on here, but also some, well, not so good stuff. Plus, unfortunately for yours truly, that other guy (Jake) felt like he needed steal all the fun ones for himself, but read on for one more ride inside our twisted minds…..if you dare!!