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New app tracks CSUEB shuttles

New app tracks CSUEB shuttles

Tishauna Carrell,
Staff Writer
March 15
Filed under Campus, Metro

On Feb. 7, Cal State East Bay’s Information and Technology Services launched a transit module on the CSUEB mobile app, where students can view shuttle, BART and AC Transit line 60’s stop times.   The app gives students a time estimate for the shuttle's arrival and a full schedule of departure an...

PokemonGo: a key to another universe

PokemonGo: a key to another universe

Ira Lazo,
Contributor
July 27
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

I am proud to say that I am one of the 9.5 million users gleefully wandering around in city parks and libraries trying to catch all of the Pokemon who magically appear in the area using my smart phone. The PokemonGo craze has swept the Internet up in a storm, because it’s allowed many millennials...

Pokemon app endangers players, explodes nationwide

Pokemon app endangers players, explodes nationwide

Jessica Van Sack,
Boston Herald
July 13
Filed under Arts & Life, Metro, Showcase

The Zombie Apocalypse has arrived -- in the form of a ridiculous mobile app that has transformed millions of people into mindless stumbling bots. Pokemon Go is an augmented reality game that launched last week on Android and iOS in the biggest app debut of all time. And it’s causing real-life mayhem. ...

Port of Oakland phone app tells truckers about waits at port

Port of Oakland phone app tells truckers about waits at port

George Avalos,
East Bay Times
May 18
Filed under Metro

An old-line business, the Port of Oakland, is using one of the world’s newest technologies, an app that helps truckers cope with busy cargo gates at the shipping hub, the port said Wednesday. “This could definitely be helpful and would be worth it,” said Bruce Gill, owner of Union City-based ...

New people-rating application: Hurtful or harmless?

New people-rating application: Hurtful or harmless?

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
April 7
Filed under Opinion

When I first heard about “Peeple,” the app notoriously dubbed “Yelp for humans,” the app hadn’t even been launched yet, and the talk wasn’t positive. Let’s face it, an app that allows users to rate and review employers, exes, coworkers and anyone else they know, similarly to how one wo...

AnDevCon Arrives in San Fransisco

AnDevCon Arrives in San Fransisco

Bryan Cordova,
Metro and Spanish Editor

November 22
Filed under Blog

Hundreds of software developers come together for the android developers conference AnDevCon, hosted at the Hyatt Regency in Burlingame. The weeklong conference hosts many workshops from guest speakers in the industry. Speakers include Google Android Developers, former Twitter engineers, and expe...

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