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A look at the new PS5 and Xbox, students react to another generation of consoles

Emmalyn Ylaya, Staff Writer Later this year, Sony and Microsoft will be releasing new and updated gaming consoles, the PS5 and the Xbox Series X; both of which include extra features.  The PS5 will have lightning...

What is Happening with TikTok?

Gianna Cognetti, Features Editor On Sept. 20 the popular app TikTok was banned from gaining new users. Further restrictions will be in place sometime in November and some question if President Donald Trump is infringing on the First Amendment. 

Students reactions to Apple’s software update

Emmalyn Ylaya, Staff Writer On Sept. 16, Apple launched its new iOS 14 software update that is available on the newer Apple devices, from the new iPod Touch to the iPhone 11.  Many new features have...

Microsoft acquires Bethesda – Companies try to survive the monopolized market

Isabella Hudziak, Staff Writer For a price tag of $7.5 billion, Microsoft announced it purchased the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, ZeniMax Media, on Sept. 21. Bethesda Softworks is a company known for developing video games...

Utica College students react to new Netflix production, Cuties

Gianna Cognetti, Features Editor The new Netflix movie Cuties has received some negative reviews for the way it is portraying young women and sending mixed messages to other young females.  The French-made film is a coming...

Op-Ed: The Beatles Discography and The Best and Worst of John, Paul, George and Ringo

Hannah Steyn, Staff Writer The Beatles aren’t exactly a well-kept secret. You could ask anyone, and even if they don’t claim to be a huge fan of the band, they’ll certainly know who The Beatles are and will likely...

Utica College remembers Chadwick Boseman

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief It was just a few years ago that Marvel’s new hit Black Panther hit theaters across the globe. The Black Panther made his return to popular culture for the first time since 1966 after the character’s...

The continuing dilemma of multiple streaming platforms

Rebekah Hedeen, Assistant Features Editor In the age of technology and endless forms of streaming, the question of diversification appears and entertains the idea of fewer streaming services and the possibility of ads. In recent years, streaming services such...

FILM@UC series continues during COVID semester

Charles Buckley, Staff Writer Even with COVID-19 being an obstacle, some cultural offerings were brought back with proper precautions. This semester FILM@UC will continue each week as one of the college’s few entertainment events this semester.