The Poolesville Pulse

Apple Disrupts Budget Friendly Phone Space with New iPhone SE

Daniel Tuan, Staff Writer

May 16, 2020

Despite the coronavirus disrupting companies around the globe, it didn’t stop popular phone company Apple from releasing a new iPhone. The updated iPhone SE was launched on April 24, 2020, with Apple releasing a commercial on...

Security on Zoom: How safe is user data?

Elijah Matlock, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

Due to the unprecedented quarantine following the recent COVID-19 pandemic, there has been an increase in the number of users on a streaming site called Zoom, from 10 million users in December to a recent 300 million users (and...

Facial Recognition Looks to Make its Way Onto College Campuses

Daniel Tuan, Staff Writer

April 25, 2020

From security cameras to our phones, facial recognition is becoming more commonplace in today’s society. However, with new technology comes concerns about security and privacy. With universities looking to implement facial, gr...

Mars rover: name, mission and the future

Elijah Matlock, Staff Writer

April 25, 2020

Recently, the Mars rover contest had officially come to an end and a consensus was made on the name for the new rover. Through 28,000 submissions, 155 semifinalists were reviewed by 4,700 judges, bearing nine finalists. Out of ...

2020 Technology Trends: The Future is Here, What Can we Expect from it?

Jason Sladic, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

As the new year begins, it is time to look forward to the new technology being released, enhanced, or revised in 2020. This year has potential to be a groundbreaking one as many big changes within the technological world are set...

CES 2020 Kicks Off the New Year for Tech

Daniel Tuan, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

Each first full week in January, companies descend upon the Las Vegas showfloor to display what they think the future of technology will look like. The Consumer Electronic Show, or CES, is where new advancements in technology ...

Companies Release Deals during Cyber Monday and the Holiday Season

Jason Sladic, Staff Writer

January 8, 2020

On Dec. 2, the annual Cyber Monday deals swept the nation. According to Adobe Analytics, the sales added up to a total of approximately $9.2 billion which was an increase of around 17% from last year. Consumers focused mainly ...

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