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Big Apple, Little City: Looking at Apple’s influence on Cupertino

Big Apple, Little City: Looking at Apple's influence on Cupertino

Nathan Stevens

April 17, 2017

e wakes up to the sound of an alarm ringing from his iPhone 7. Walking over to his closet, he chooses what to wear from one of the 30 Apple t-shirts he owns. He then packs his backpack, only putting in a couple sheets of binder paper and an iPad, on which he does all his work. He straps his Apple wa...

A look back at Apple’s past

A look back at Apple’s past

Roshan Fernandez

March 31, 2017

pple is one of the biggest phenomenons of our generation, especially here in Cupertino. With a new headquarters currently being constructed, the company has came a long way since it was founded in 1976. Check out the infographic and timeline below to learn more about the legacy of Apple.   &nb...

It’s jacked up: the deal with Apple AirPods

It's jacked up: the deal with Apple AirPods

Ilena Peng

September 22, 2016

Bill Gates is a very rich man today ... and do you want to know why? The answer is one word: versions.” -Dave Barry Companies get sick of making new products. But making new versions of products never gets old. And with the newest iPhone 7, I discovered I was making a serious mistake, apparently list...

Tim Cook’s remarks about cheap computers being “test machines” raise questions at MVHS

Photo by Valery Marchive via Flickr

Itay Barylka

December 17, 2015

Tim Cook is apparently not thrilled with the way the education technology sphere is currently moving. In an interview with Buzzfeed News, he called the low-end laptops that have been gaining a steady amount of use in classrooms “test machines” and implied that the only reason that they are succes...

TECH TALK: Apple Inc. seeks to monopolize the technology industry

picture of the three apple watches that will be released in early 2015

Varsha Venkat

September 14, 2014

ust when people started to believe that Apple Inc. was headed downhill with its stagnant sales over the past couple years and the recent iCloud leak, the company came back with a new mission: expand into new industries and become a bigger (and better) brand. Rather than focusing on its popular communica...

Senior profits from investment in Tesla

Dua uses five criteria to determine his investment in any particular company. Photo illustration by Joyce Varma.

Joyce Varma

November 26, 2013

Senior Samarth Dua invests in stock market and makes over $15,000. Read More »

Apple Campus 2 will benefit Cupertino by creating more money and jobs

Alina Abidi

November 9, 2013

Students complain that Cupertino is a small town where nothing ever happens. We do not live in a big city, like our neighbors in San Jose or San Francisco, and our limited scandals are usually academic. However, the millions of iPhone users who launch the weather app find our “small town” as the...

Community honors life of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs

Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs, passed away on Oct. 5. Photo courtesy of segagman at flickr.

Karishma Mehrotra

October 5, 2011

Community members honored the life of Steve Jobs on Oct. 5 at a memorial set up at Apple Headquarters on N. De Anza Blvd. The crowd that gathered ranged from Apple employees to fans who had traveled up to 60 miles to pay their respects. Jobs died at age 56 on the evening of Oct. 5 following a long s...

HP out, Apple in

HP out, Apple in

Lisa Zhang

October 24, 2010

HP moving out leaves 100 acres of free space and Apple should be the one getting the area Read More »...

Jailbreaking, now a consumer right

Jailbreaking, now a consumer right

Kevin Tsukii

September 8, 2010

The Library of Congress grants exemption for jailbreaking from the Digital Millenium Copyright Act of 1998 Read More »...