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It’s Time to “Cancel” Cancel Culture

It’s Time to “Cancel” Cancel Culture

Holley Murray, Literature Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

For teenagers growing up today, technology plays a greater role in our development than it has for any other generation before us. There is a myriad of new creations and innovations appearing around us every day, and while living in such a high-tech society has its perks, it also comes with its fair sha...

Important Economic Changes of 2018

Important Economic Changes of 2018

Emily Stocksdale, Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

There is no denying that the world is changing at a fast pace. Technological innovations, among other things, push us into a new era of modernity, where not even the oldest and most traditional of industries are left untouched. Technology has an impact on everything, from the social to the cultural to t...

iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Ready to Sweep the World

iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Ready to Sweep the World

Anes Ribic, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

The new Iphones have been released and many people are going crazy over them. The Iphone XS and Iphone XS Max were released on September 21, and since then many stores are selling out. The Iphone XS is priced at $999 and the Iphone X max is priced at $1,100. What makes these Iphones superior to previ...

North Ranks First Overall At Robotics Competition

North Ranks First Overall At Robotics Competition

Ramya Raja, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Saturday, Nov. 4, North Forsyth High School’s BEST Robotics Team ranked first overall in the Georgia BEST 2017-2018 competition! The team scored well in the qualifying matches with an average score of approximately 350 points per match and were among the top four to enter the finals before becoming...

The Technological Race Against Human Relations

The Technological Race Against Human Relations

Ramya Raja, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017


Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

The leaps in innovation and technology have been numerous and astounding ever since The Stone Age. New inventions such as the wheel and the smartphone have revolutionized the way we perceive and interact with the world. New technologies will continue to change the way the world works; however, what ...

NFHS Blocks Popular Social Media Networks from WiFi

NFHS Blocks Popular Social Media Networks from WiFi

Melina Vergilis, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

It is the 21st century, and social media is a friend of many along with cell phones. Popular apps like Snapchat and Instagram are necessities to teens and young adults. Students at NFHS want to be able to snap a selfie of their friends anytime without having to use their data. Everything was going great...

Microsoft Steps Up

Microsoft Steps Up

Jessica Prouty, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Leading up to Apple’s October MacBook event, users buzzed with excitement to see the newest laptop. Apple promised one of the greatest laptops produced: a thin, light-weight device with speed to rival competitor’s devices. In this new generation of MacBook, there is also a thumbprint scanner (similar...

North Forsyth Robotics “Bets the Farm” and Takes 5th Place

North Forsyth Robotics “Bets the Farm” and Takes 5th Place

Ramya Raja, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016


Filed under News, School, Showcase

The North Forsyth High School Robotics team recently competed at the Georgia BEST robotics competition. The BEST robotics competition is an annual competition that happens in the fall, and the North robotics team is always ready to compete. Each competition is based on a game that relates to a real world...

The Continuous Explosion of Samsung Industry

The Continuous Explosion of Samsung Industry

Ramya Raja, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Beginning with the launch of the their Note 7, and now continuing on to the brand’s washing machines, Samsung has recalled millions of their products due to combustible reasons. The South Korean company began experiencing complications nearly immediately after the release of the Samsung Galaxy Note...

iPhone 7: What’s not to like?

iPhone 7: What’s not to like?

Jessica Prouty, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

Upon its release, the iPhone 7 exceeded all expectations; not only did the device reach unheard of heights for preorders, but the iPhone 7 Plus sold so well that order delivery dates have been pushed back to November. While Apple is one of the largest providers of smart devices, the company itself was...

Apple iPhone 7 in Stores Now

Apple iPhone 7 in Stores Now

Jessica Prouty, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, World

The much-awaited iPhone 7 is in stores today. Since the Apple Keynote event, iPhone 7 pre-orders have surpassed expectations and even placed a waiting list on phone shipments. While fans anxiously awaited today’s release of the iPhone 7, camping outside of Apple Stores and stalking online order...

iPhone: Time to Upgrade?

iPhone: Time to Upgrade?

Jessica Prouty, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

After Apple’s fall release of the new iPhone 6S/6S Plus and iPad Pro (as well as the Apple Watch and the new Apple TV), many users were left with a difficult question: “Should I upgrade?” The answer to this question varies from user to user. However, it is always best to have all the information...

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