Articles Posted in the " Yannis Lam " Category

  • App Attack: Follett Notifications

    by Yannis Lam Class of 2017 App-Attack is a new series of articles about apps for smartphones. Each App-Attack article provides a basic overview of each app and the author’s opinion regarding the app. It is important to note that only the Android version of the app will be reviewed. Afterwards, the app is rated […]


  • App Attack: Google Opinion Rewards

    by Yannis Lam Class of 2016 App-Attack is a new series of articles about apps for smartphones. Each App-Attack article provides a basic overview of each app and the author’s opinion regarding the app. Afterwards, the app is rated on a 5 WAMP scale on 5 different categories and the 6th score is the average […]


  • OnePlus One Explained (With Review)

    by Yannis Lam Class of 2017 A little over two months ago I was lucky enough to be able to purchase the phantom OnePlusOne. This mysterious phone has captivated the minds of many individuals in search of a great deal. At times, many aspects of the situation have seemed to be too good to be […]


  • Teacher Appreciation: Mr. Glover

    by Yannis Lam BHS News Looking back to a couple of years ago, I have realized how far that I have gone from being a fifth grader at Mary E. Flaherty Elementary, to a freshman at Braintree High. A major part of that great evolution and change was due to my three years of transition, […]


  • Top Five: Things To Do Over April Vacation

    by Yannis Lam BHS News The fifth in our Top Five series. Founding member Yannis Lam complies five things to fight boredom over April vacation. 5. Look for a Valuable Coin With the relatively few changes in U.S. coin designs over the past several decades, many valuable coins may be hiding right within your piggy […]


  • Tech Review: Nexus 5 Complaints

    by Yannis Lam BHS News The Nexus 5 is Google Inc.’s current flagship phone, released in November of 2013. Although the Nexus 5 exceeds the expectations for its extremely cheap price, ($350-$400, off-contract), several things must be addressed about regards to its design. The Nexus 5 comes in 6 different variations (as February 2014), with […]


  • Mock Trial Postponed . . . Again

    by Yannis Lam BHS News Braintree High School’s Mock Trial Team had an unexpected second cancellation/postponement with their meetup against Hull High School. After a win against Cardinal Spellman High three weeks ago, BHS Mock Trial was prepared to do it again and move on to a tiebreaker-round and potentially go to the State rounds. […]


  • Technology at BHS is Lacking and Lagging

    by Yannis Lam BHS News In the Braintree Public Schools system, there are various electronic devices available for student, teacher, and administrative usage. Laptops, desktops, projectors, and Elmos can be found across many of the classrooms in the school system. However, at many times, the user experience can be inconsistent and incomplete. Students, teachers, and […]