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SpaceX latest launch refuels fascination with space

Screenshot from @SpaceX's Twitter livestream.

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor

February 8, 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...

Local IT company developed by UNCW alumnus

Samantha Durham and Casey MacAnarney

November 13, 2017

The local business Computer Warriors is making a large impact not only in the IT repair industry, but also within the community as well. Computer Warriors, which was established in 2006, is a local technology and IT service company with locations both in Wilmington and Jacksonville. However, this com...

Allegations of dangerous Uber/Lyft rides result in a decrease of popularity

UNCW students were surveyed regarding their use of the ride-share apps, and they revealed varying--though mostly positive--attitudes toward the apps.

Jasmine Hughes, Contributing Writer

October 11, 2017

Uber and Lyft, two mobile ride-share apps, became hugely popular the past couple of years; there are over 43 million monthly users between the two of them. Easy access, hassle-free payment and almost 24/7 service have been some of their main appeals to audiences across the world. However, as more...

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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