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OPINION: Apple Card’s algorithm is sexist and confusing

The Apple Card will act much the same as the Apple Wallet, but it's also a physical card you can carry in your wallet. (Apple/TNS)

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

November 15, 2019

It was only a matter of time until Apple—our technology overlords—launched their own credit card. It is another pretty and shiny piece of metal, but probably the most colorful. I will admit I was intrigued by it, and part of me really wanted one. Thankfully my 21-year-old conscience came to the forefron...

Apple TV+: Is it worth streaming?

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Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

November 7, 2019

Welcome to the age of streaming! It was only a matter of time before Apple, the world's biggest tech company, developed its own streaming platform to try to reach the ranks of Netflix, Hulu and Prime Video. And with Disney launching its new platform soon, along with a host of other streaming options ...

Apple unveils new consumer devices for 2018-2019

Tim Cook introduces Apple's new smartphone, the iPhone XS, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, at company headquarters in Cupertino, Calif. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group/TNS)

Tyler Newman, Assistant News Editor

September 13, 2018

As is tradition, Apple held their annual consumer product event on Sept 12 in Cupertino, Calif., to reveal new devices that will be available for the general public. At the beginning of the event, Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook took to the stage to introduce the audience to the newest Apple...

OPINION: New emojis create inclusive environment

OPINION: New emojis create inclusive environment

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

March 29, 2018

Editor’s Note: Veronica Wernicke is a freshman at UNCW majoring in Communication Studies and is the Assistant Opinion Editor for The Seahawk. The opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author. Veronica Wernicke may be found on Twitter @itsveronica98. All suggestions and inquiries may...

Apple unveils a new era of luxury smartphones

The iPhone X, an all-glass design with a 5.8-inch Super Retina display. 
Courtesy of Tribune News Service.

Kristen Burgess, Staff Writer

September 16, 2017

The latest model of the iPhone was released this past Tuesday at an Apple event in Cupertino, California. Upgrades to Apple TV as well as the Apple watch were also announced at the event. The unveiling consisted of three new models for the iPhone: the 8 and 8-plus as well as the iPhone X (pronounced...

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