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Airpods trend skyrockets after holiday season

Junior Addy Oberg listens to music with her AirPods in between class while walking to her next class.

Carina Block, Copy Editor

March 3, 2019

AirPods have been an extremely popular technology this school year. A fair portion of students own a set of AirPods, with even more students owning them after receiving them for Christmas. AirPods are wireless headphones released by Apple™ that can last for five hours of listening to music without nee...

Apple rolls out new iOS 12

Here's a comparison between Apple's older(5S, Left) and newer phones(X, Right). Despite being four years apart, both run the latest iOS 12.

Q.C. Huong, Editorial Cartoonist

October 24, 2018

Straight from Apple headquarters, the iOS 12 replaced the iOS 11.4 as the latest mobile operating system. While not as revolutionary as when Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone in 2007, the iOS 12 brought new features and quality of life changes for Apple users. Released Sept. 17, the new iOS is defaul...

Augmented reality surges in popularity

Augmented reality surges in popularity

Andrew Weigel, Photographer

February 11, 2016

Augmented and virtual reality headsets are the new trend in video gaming. One of the ground-breakers is the Occulus Rift headset, and is expected to be available for sale very soon. Many Stillwater students are very devoted video gamers and are excited to see virtual reality become a reality.Video game club members meet after school Fridays, and are awa...

Staff Editorial: technology distribution among students unequal

Staff Editorial: technology distribution among students unequal

Pony Express Staff

March 30, 2015

Stillwater Area High School currently struggles in keeping up-to-date with technology due to a low budget. The school has a multitude of computers, but many of them do not meet the needs of students. Even with the multitude of computers, students are still not quite satisfied with our current tech...

iPad Air soars into stores

Travis Johnson

November 27, 2013

A new saying in American culture is "smaller is better," at least this applies to some technology. Under this slogan, Apple came out with their newest product: the iPad Air. Since 2010, Apple has released six different versions of the iPad with the iPad Air being the newest innovation. “I love ...

Apple releases new update and products

Maddie Engstrum

October 15, 2013

It has been one year since the groundbreaking iPhone 5 came out, but on Sept. 20, the next step in the evolution of the iPhone was released. At the same time, the iOS 7 software came out which gives the layout of the phone a completely new look. Apple is constantly updating. There is always something new...

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