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Gluten-free foods storm social media

Gluten-free foods storm social media

By Kaila Finn, Staples HS, Westport, Conn.

May 19, 2014

Dessert: warm chocolate fudge cakes, flaky pie crusts, and creamy soft-serve. This may be some people’s definition of after-meal confections, but I happen to be the quinoa flour cookie kind of gal, and Gluten Free Week at Staples is my haven. To celebrate this week laden with buckwheat scones and...

Snapchat adds texting, live video to capabilities

Snapchat adds texting, live video to capabilities

By Claudia Chen, Staples HS, Westport, Conn.

May 14, 2014

On May 1, Snapchat released an update that included the highly-requested “Snapchat Chat.” Now, Snapchat can not only be used to send unattractive selfies to friends, but also to send messages and live-chat. “Until today, we felt that Snapchat was missing an important part of conversation: pres...