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To the non-connoisseurs of school supplies

As the end of the school year creeps closer, both dread and excitement crawl up the spine while we contemplate how the following year may be. The anticipation for following year is, mostly, puzzling: often times it results in mixed feelings, leaving us clueless to… Keep Reading

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Popular group I.O.I disbands

On Jan. 23, YMC Entertainment, the entertainment supporting the popular female idol group I.O.I, made an announcement that many fans had been expecting for long, but still came as a shock. They posted on the official I.O.I fan café that after Jan. 31, I.O.I will… Keep Reading

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Disney sails a century back in “Moana”

A series of full-length animated motion pictures swept through over last year ranging from the nostalgic comeback of Pixar’s Finding Dory to a recent Japanese hit Your Name. In the midst of this wave of animations, Disney released its latest film “Moana”, the tale of… Keep Reading

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The recent trend of Escape Rooms

From sheep cafes to hanbok cafes, Korea has it all in terms of themed cafes. However, among them all, room escape cafes have recently caused a stir among the Korean public and has been heralded as the new “hot attraction” according to Korea Times. It… Keep Reading

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Samsung invests in auto-technology

It appears like smartphones and televisions will not be the only gadgets with Samsung logos plastered on them. On Nov. 14, 2016, Samsung Electronics announced that it would be buying the Harman International Industries, an American automotive technology company, in an eight billion dollar deal… Keep Reading

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Jackie Chan finally wins an Oscar

After starring in 200 movies and fracturing countless bones, Jackie Chan finally won an Honorary Oscar on Nov. 12 with Anne V. Coates, Frederick Wiseman, and Lynn Stalmaster. Starting at the age of 8 with “Big and Little Wong Tin Bear,” Chan has worked in… Keep Reading

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Samsung halts production of Galaxy Note 7

Samsung’s smartphone recall crisis has only intensified after the company declared a suspension of its Galaxy Note 7 production on Oct. 9 after 35 reports that the phone caught on fire. According to Yonhap News, Samsung decided to halt the production of the smartphone due… Keep Reading

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Spark of hope for Apple’s MacBook Pros

Just a month ago, Apple launched and introduced its iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus that were said to have “minimal differences,” according to Forbes News. Despite some disappointment from online forums, tech fans were excited for the new and improved 2016 MacBook Pro, which… Keep Reading

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Google releases new phone: Pixel

Amidst the terminated production of the Galaxy Note 7 and increase in sales of Apple’s iPhone 7, Google has released a new line of smartphones in addition to its Nexus phones, Pixel and Pixel XL. This new branch of smartphones from Google looks to compete… Keep Reading

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Want some “Fall” in your drinks?

A myriad of coffee shops along the sidewalk are busy changing their menu platforms. Workers scurry in and out, briskly sprinkling maple leaves all over and tinting their stores from cool shades of blue to gentle flames of orange and yellow. Bottles of bright blue… Keep Reading

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Noteworthy Note 7 sparks frenzy

The release of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has sparked heated discussions between both Apple and Samsung users regarding the product’s new properties and design. Samsung ended its pre-order sales of the model on Aug. 18 and began selling the mobile phone on Aug.… Keep Reading

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Angelika Lin’s journey to the eye of the storm

She successfully climbed the tallest mountain in Africa. She nearly ran over a holy cow in Palkhel, Nepal, an offense that she half-jokingly claims would have landed her in jail. She visited a Tibetan monk who taught her how to meditate and guided her to a sense… Keep Reading

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A little more than “finishing-the-race”

Keeping a steady pace, Jiwon Chung (10) glances back to spot another pair of runners fiercely trying to close the gap. Has it been five minutes? Perhaps seven? Coming to a halt, she breathes in deeply as streaks of aching pain strike her chest. Streams… Keep Reading

Yesterdays with Yeena

Yesterdays with Yeena: Introduction

Dear reader, It was a tattered Coffee-Bean receipt abandoned on a Monday, how the flier, painted in the familiar hues of uncaring footsteps, gently rode the Thursday breeze. It was the way a Saturday sun shied away to hide behind its cloud, the whispered melody… Keep Reading

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Search Algorithms, Finding Nemo

Over $90 million was spent searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery spent $2.2 million looking for Amelia Earhart. Both these searches have one thing in common: the subjects of the searches were stationary. But would these searches have… Keep Reading

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