Category Technology

SNAPCHAT MISHAPS LOSE OVER $1 BILLION IN MARKET VALUES

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer After releasing an update meant to make the interface easier to use, Snapchat has faced backlash from users and celebrities alike.  The initial release of the update caused a mass outcry from Snapchat’s users, who claim that the application is now difficult to use and the layout […]

TWITTER’S ROCKY ROAD TO TRANSPARENCY

Article by Marissa Kelly – EsPResso Staff Writer In the new digital age, consumers are finding it increasingly more necessary that companies establish brand identities by presenting their morals and values through online platforms. It has seemingly become an expectation amongst the public for brands to make statements after political or social events take place. […]

Tesla for self-driving cars by end of 2017

Article by David Zambuto | esPResso Staff Writer On October 20, 2016, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, made a public announcement that Tesla would offer consumers a full fleet of self-driving cars by the end of 2017. Sources at Tesla’s official website posted an update about the self-driving cars a day before Elon […]

Apple’s Release of iOS 10 Comes With Its Ups and Downs

Article by David Zambuto | esPResso Staff Writer After Apple sources officially showed  off the new features of the iOS 10 update on June 13, 2016 in San Francisco, the new software system was released to all iPhone users this past Tuesday, September 13, 2016. Despite Apple’s Senior Vice President Craig Federighi’s claims that “iOS 10 adds […]

Apple iPhone 7 Comes with New Features and Lots of Opinions

Article by Taylor Romano | esPResso Staff Writer Apple released their new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus online on Friday, September 9 and in store on Friday, September 16. Apple incorporated several new features, resulting in a media frenzy. Customers who purchased the new phone had both good and bad opinions on its new […]

Google Tries to Pick Up Their Dropped Mic This April Fools

Article by Taylor Romano | esPResso Staff Writer Google fooled themselves on April 1 this year and no one is laughing. The company pulled their 16th annual April Fools Day prank by adding a new button to Gmail, “Send + Mic Drop” which would mute the thread of the email and attach a GIF of a […]

Instagram Platform Update Leaves Some Users Unhappy

Article by Alexandra Hernandez | esPResso Committee Member  Many Instagram users are up in arms about the company’s new update. When technological updates are made to any form of social media platform, a percentage of users are bound to be dissatisfied. While some people prefer sites to stick to their original ways, Instagram’s latest update may be […]