The Southerner

Week without technology brings new view of 21st century living

Nadia Spock, Features Editor

February 12, 2013

Before sitting down to write this article, I played approximately six games of Temple Run, and then checked my Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. I find myself repeating this cycle constantly, whether I’m at home, school, or ev...

The unrealistic iPad: not useful, not worth it

Elika Beck, Staff Writer

December 6, 2010

Last year it was the iPad, a few years before that, the iPhone and before that it was the iPod. Notice a pattern? That’s because all of these products are made by Apple. Apple products are seen by some people as the definition...

Southerner Editorial: Technology is great, but we need to exercise moderation

December 2, 2010

This article appeared in the Fall 2010/2011 Newsmagazine In the past decade, digital technology has been advancing at an astonishing rate. It has become such a huge part of our lives that having a cell phone and an iPod are stap...