• The US Winter One Acts will take place on Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. in Huss.

  • The next senior speeches will take place on January 18, with speakers Preston Fares and Annie Kristal

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Instagram copies Snapchat, users think it’s old news

Instagram copies Snapchat, users think it’s old news

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Instagram recently came out with another new update copying elements of snapchat and users think it's old news.

[FILTERED] Students share their favorite parts of fall

[FILTERED] Students share their favorite parts of fall

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, VIDEOS

Students reply to "What is your favorite part about the fall?" over Snapchat

[TECH TRENDS] Instagram pulls Snapchat users with similar features

[TECH TRENDS] Instagram pulls Snapchat users with similar features

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

October 7, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The quick add concept, a well known Snapchat feature, has now been uploaded to the top bar of Instagram profiles.

[TECH REVIEW] Snapchat update makes users long to go back

[TECH REVIEW] Snapchat update makes users long to go back

Aman Rahman, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The response to this update was majority negative. A petition had been started to bring back the old layout of the app, and a surprising 1.2 million people signed it.

[FILTERED] Students and faculty share Olympic favorites

[FILTERED] Students and faculty share Olympic favorites

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

February 22, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

Students and faculty snapped their favorite winter Olympic sport.

Companies with young users must regulate advertising

Companies with young users must regulate advertising

Javier Whitaker-Castaneda, The Rubicon Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2016


Filed under OPINION

With lots of new outlets for celebrities to advertise various products, advertising must be regulated.

Vine’s timely demise

Vine’s timely demise

Breandan Gibbons, RubicOnline Editor

November 14, 2016


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Twitter shuts down Vine, the popular social media app that shares videos in six seconds.

Snapchat filters happiness

Snapchat filters happiness

Gitanjali Raman, Online Managing Editor

December 8, 2015


Filed under FEATURE

Snapchat added two new features: trophies and filters.

New Snapchat platform lets photos self-destruct once seen

Andy Monserud, Op/Ed Editor

March 14, 2013


Filed under FEATURE

Click-send.  Click-send.  Forget Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.  The newest social media craze doesn’t even require typing.  And it’s quickly become one of the most popular smartphone applications in the world, with approximately 60 million messages sent per day, according to The New York Ti...