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Worldwide equality for all

Worldwide equality for all

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

November 3, 2013

In different parts of the world, women are still fighting for equal rights with men. When it comes to ...

District prepares to make big changes in email service

Nick Valenzuela, [email protected]

May 27, 2013

The Los Rios community college district has chosen to move to Google’s Gmail as its email service of choice after long using its signature iMail. The change comes after a district committee’s decision that iMail is unfit to keep up with technological advancement. On June 1 iMail will be replaced by Gmail, but students are ab...

No room for big Myspace comeback

Scott Redmond, Connection Staff

October 17, 2012

Once upon a time there was a social network giant that was the goto place for sharing all things in one’s world online and meeting up with people virtually, and then it died.There was a time that hearing the words “Hey, add me on Myspace” were a serious matter for young people and your status on Myspace meant everything abou...

Social media expands child bullying

Dorian Love, Connection Staff

December 5, 2011

Torment. Pain. Defeat. This is the experience of a young girl who took her life because a classmate continuously sent her threatening messages calling her “worthless, ugly and stupid.” Tragedies like this are all too real and many come with deadly consequences. “Over 80 percent of teens use a cell phone regularly,...

Google plus enters the social networking world

Dorian Love, Connection Staff

October 19, 2011

With the emergence of popular social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, Google has launched a social network of its own in hopes of dominating the social media world. Google Plus is the new face of social media. It allows users to communicate with others, share photos and use Google’s search engine all at the...

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