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Saying no to smartphones

Saying no to smartphones

Alex Brockman, Staff Reporter
March 2, 2017
Filed under FEATURE, Front Page Slideshow, MEDIA, VIDEOS

Flip phones can seem like a relic of the past as smartphones are widely used in the Whitman community and throughout the world. The PEW Research Center found that in 2015 68 percent of adults in the United States owned a smartphone. However, some Whitman community members have made the choice to use non...

Radical Subtlety and Smartphone Ads

Spencer Wharton
December 7, 2012
Filed under BLOGS, OPINION, Web Only

I was yelling at the TV for a lot of election night. I was at the Pio's election night liveblog headquarters (read: Managing Editor Libby Arnosti's house), watching a live feed of election coverage, as well as compulsively refreshing multiple tabs in my browser. As anyone who knows me will tell you, ...

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