Lunar – The Thirty Billion Dollar Magic Trick

Weren’t interrogation rooms supposed to be more... daunting? Where were the flickering fluorescent tubes and flimsy plastic chairs? Edwin glanced around the room. The ostentatiously-flowered wallpaper vaguely reminded him of his dentist back home. Speaking of, he made a mental note to call his mother after the whole ordeal was over. His home telephone had … Continue reading Lunar – The Thirty Billion Dollar Magic Trick

Debunking Overseas Spyware

An indepth-technological study into why the conspiracy theory that the Chinese government is spying on TikTok users is false. By Shreya Mantripragada & Nika Zamani A multi-billion dollar company, TikTok has infiltrated the lives of billions of individuals worldwide. On August 2, 2018, ByteDance Ltd, a technology company based in China, acquired Musical.ly, TikTok’s predecessor, … Continue reading Debunking Overseas Spyware

Kintsugi

Birth was a painful affair protracted by the strange sensation of having already experienced it. He/She/It/They/Them stood as they had millions of times before, his body taking to the cold marble with a kind of purpose she had never before felt.  It cruised through hallways, a silent stalker searching for that which their minds had … Continue reading Kintsugi