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[REVIEW] The hype behind the top apps

The top five free apps on the Apple App Store. Some are overly hyped, while others are well-deserving of the pure fun they bring to the table.

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

October 23, 2018

As highly rated apps on the Apple App Store, the top five free games are obsessively played by many. But, do they truly deserve their ranking on the charts?

[TECH TRENDS] Instagram pulls Snapchat users with similar features

The quick add concept has been uploaded to the top bar of Instagram profiles.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

October 7, 2018

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

[APP REVIEW] HUJI Cam offers blast from the past with photo effects

The home screen of the HUJI Cam app is modeled after a real disposable camera. It completes the aesthetic experience, but makes for inconvenient photo-taking.

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

March 30, 2018

The app HUJI Cam allows users to take retro-style pictures. Not the most convenient to use, but definitely worth it for Instagrammable shots.

The Jenner girls return in app form with Kendall and Kylie

Kylie and Kendall Jenner's new app

Jonah Harrison, Contributing Writer

March 1, 2016

Kendall and Kylie Jenner's new app deserves a rating of 2/5 stars.

Neko Atsume app proves simple but aMEWsing

Neko Atsume is filled with cute animated kittens and toys. The goal is to come to the yard and leave rewards, such as fish and small momentos.

Jonah Harrison, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2016

Neko Atsume is a very simple but very fun app that deserves five out of five stars.

Giphy Cam animates images with easy user experience

Giphy Cam provides students with a way to personalize videos and easily share them on various social media outlets, message, or email.

Boraan Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

October 1, 2015

Giphy Cam, an app used to make GIFs, is given 4.5 stars out of 5.