The Solution to Sleep Deprivation: Nighttime Gadgets

By Ellie Chen Can’t sleep at night? Well, you’re not alone. Many students stay up extremely late to finish their work, and when they are finally done, they can’t seem to fall asleep. You can actually get better sleep because there are some nighttime gadgets that have been built to help people fall asleep. These … Continue reading The Solution to Sleep Deprivation: Nighttime Gadgets

Your Passwords May Be Stored in Your Sleeves: Smart Threads

By Riya Chatterjee Imagine being able to open locked doors without physically unlocking it with a key, but instead just with a swipe of your wrist. Technology is a major part of the modern person’s life, whether they are aware of it or not. Now, there is a new way to connect yourself to technology: … Continue reading Your Passwords May Be Stored in Your Sleeves: Smart Threads

The Rise of Technology in Hospitals

By Jenny Chin Technology has recently found its way into everyone’s’ daily lives in the past decade, becoming ubiquitous in homes, malls, and various other areas. In hospitals, likewise, doctors and medical staff have partnered up with different types of technology in order to speed up the process of patient care with more precision. However, the … Continue reading The Rise of Technology in Hospitals

Powering Down: How “Blue Light” from Devices Affects Your Sleep

(Article by Surya Konkimalla. Illustration by Carolyn Duan) Time: 10:30 PM. The blue and gray chat bubbles of Facebook pop up repeatedly on your phone. Your fingers flitter about the phone’s keyboard, pressing “enter” every few seconds. The “ding” sounds are nonstop. Time: 11:00 PM. Your friend continues to send messages and your urge to … Continue reading Powering Down: How “Blue Light” from Devices Affects Your Sleep

From Sputnik to Supercomputers: 50 Years of Technology

By Kevin Li It was October of 1957, an especially tense period of the Cold War. The Soviet Union had just successfully launched Sputnik, the first artificial satellite to reach space. The incident shocked Americans, who had previously thought they were far ahead in science and technology, and even raised serious concerns about the possibility … Continue reading From Sputnik to Supercomputers: 50 Years of Technology