Articles Posted in the " Technology " 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 […]


  • Virtual Snow Days Would Be Better Solution

    by Yvonne Dhimitri Class of 2015 It is clear to the students and teachers of Braintree High School that it is not the most technologically advanced school around. Everyone tries to make do with what they have, but with recent weather emergencies and testing moving to a technology based format, the problem has become especially […]


  • 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 […]


  • Let’s Play

    by Alex Kephart BHS News YouTube. The biggest video sharing website in the world. It has become so big that 100 hours of video content are uploaded to the site every minute. This content ranges from scientific discussions, to lifestyle videos, to some random guy making his cat dance to dubstep. In recent years, there […]


  • App Review: Drastic DS Emulator

    by Roger He BHS News With over 1,170,000 apps on the Google Play Market, it can seem like a daunting task to decide what apps are worthy of wasting precious study block minutes on. If you liked playing games on the Nintendo DS, then Drastic DS Emulator by Exophase is the app for you. Although […]


  • Flap Over An App

    by Thien Nguyen BHS News By now, many people have heard of the extremely addictive game, Flappy Bird. The app made its huge breakthrough in January 2014, despite being created in May 24, 2013. Unfortunately, this app has been removed from the App Store and Google Play, by its publisher GEARS STUDIOS, from its creator, […]


  • Braintree High News: Now on Flipboard

    by Mr. Dahlbeck BHS News As we here at Braintree High News continue to expand, we began to seek out help making an app. We realize that most students access information through their phones and tablets, and that an app was needed. While we do not have the capabilities of making our own app (yet), […]


  • League of Legends Season Four Review

    By Shane Vass BHS News The League of Legends season 4 has been presented. Many changes are going to be made to the jungle, support class, masteries, and the items in game. Riot, the creator of League of Legends, has changed the jungle so many times in the past 2 seasons that it is hard […]


  • World of Warcraft Expansion Pack Review

    By Nathan Bruce BHS News The new expansion for World of Warcraft has been announced. There are many new additions including new character models, a level cap increase to 100 and a number crunch. First the character models; WoW has been using the same models for over nine years. This is a necessary update because […]