Apple Announces Latest Product: The Apple Card

On Monday, Apple announced its very own credit card, The Apple Card. Built into the Apple Pay wallet app, this physical credit card will not only be available worldwide but will provide its customers with 2% cash back when used through the app and 1% cash back when used through the card. Hosted in the Steve Jobs Theatre, Apple held its promotional event that included guest … Continue reading Apple Announces Latest Product: The Apple Card

Instagram vs Fake Accounts: An Ongoing Saga

Instagram recently began an initiative aimed at removing fake likes and comments from the accounts of users who use third-party apps to boost their social media clout. Accounts that are found to be enhancing their profiles though paid-for followers purchased via third-party apps will now receive a notification alerting them that Instagram has deleted their bogus likes, follows and even comments. Instagram serves as a … Continue reading Instagram vs Fake Accounts: An Ongoing Saga

STARBUCKS TO CLOSE ALL U.S. STORES FOR RACIAL BIAS EDUCATION

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer On May 29, Starbucks said in a statement that they will close 8000 stores nationwide to hold “racial-bias education geared toward preventing discrimination” in its stores. The closure comes after two African-American men were arrested in a Philadelphia store last week.  The two men were waiting for a friend in the coffee shop when Starbucks employees called the police.  … Continue reading STARBUCKS TO CLOSE ALL U.S. STORES FOR RACIAL BIAS EDUCATION

HQ PAIRS WITH DWAYNE JOHNSON FOR THEIR BIGGEST PRIZE EVER

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer HQ is already a popular trivia app that has user s vying for real money. With the usual prize pool being $5,000, with the occasional $25,000 special pool. You can expect that users were shocked when none other than Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson announced that he was going to be hosting a $300,000 game on April 11th. … Continue reading HQ PAIRS WITH DWAYNE JOHNSON FOR THEIR BIGGEST PRIZE EVER

MACY’S EMPLOYEES TO BE THE NEXT FASHION INFLUENCERS

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer With the rising popularity in social media platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat, an increase in social media influencers has followed.  A social media influencer is someone who has the power to affect the purchasing decisions of their followers by using their knowledge of the products and relationships with their followers. Social media influencers typically have a … Continue reading MACY’S EMPLOYEES TO BE THE NEXT FASHION INFLUENCERS

DAIRY QUEEN RINGS IN THE SPRING SEASON WITH FREE CONES

Article by Bridget Murtha – EsPResso Committee Member After a brutal winter (that does not seem to be completely over yet), everyone is more than ready for spring and the warm weather it is going to bring. Dairy Queen was especially excited to ring in the season with all of their customers with a special store offer on this day. On Tuesday, March 20th, all … Continue reading DAIRY QUEEN RINGS IN THE SPRING SEASON WITH FREE CONES

“THE CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA” IS NETFLIX’S NEWEST REBOOT

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer With a boom in reboots taking over television and streaming services, “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” is Netflix’s latest venture into the world of reviving the classics. With a star studded cast, including Ross Lynch as Harvey Kinkle and Kiernan Shipka as Sabrina Spellman, playing the two main love interests, the show is creating a buzz around … Continue reading “THE CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA” IS NETFLIX’S NEWEST REBOOT