Articles by Joshua Sankarlal

Josh has been on the Eye on The Storm team since September of 2015, writing mostly about technology. In September of 2016, he accepted the role of Editor on the administration board. As always, he will continue to write about modern technology from smartphones to gaming.


Richardson Visits Queens for Model WE Day

J. Clarke Richardson students involved in “Cultures of Richardson (COR)”, “Students Without Borders” and the social sciences had the opportunity to visit Queens University in Kingston on Saturday February 4th in order to participate in the second annual Model WE Day. Queen’s “Free The Children,” or FTC, is a social activist group moderated by Queens…

Mark Holland Visits J. Clarke Richardson.

On Monday, November 7th, 2016, J. Clarke Richardson welcomed our Member of Parliament, Mark Holland into the school to talk to a Grade 10 Civics/Careers class in a Q&A session. Eye on The Storm’s Yash Desai and Joshua Sankarlal got the opportunity to ask some questions. Eye on The Storm is represented in bold. Mark…

An Analysis of Apple’s Newest MacBook Pro Lineup.

With Apple’s latest event wrapping up, consumers are left with another decision to make regarding Apple’s newest line of devices: To buy or not to buy? The introduction of the new “Touch Bar” is certainly a cool feature, however, Apple isn’t the first one to do this. Lenovo’s X1 carbon series introduced the “adaptive key”…

Trending Ten of 2016: Ramisha Rashid

J. Clarke Richardson Collegiate is full to the brim with extraordinary students with many different passions. The staff at Eye on the Storm has decided that these students deserve to be recognized for their hard work and talent.  Explore the lives of 10 exceptional students that are profiled here as part of our new series:…

Star Citizen reaches $100M Crowdfunding.

On December 15th 2015, the game Star Citizen reached $100M in crowdfunding. Crowdfunding is the process where ordinary people who support an idea donate money to the founder in order to help them reach their goal. It seems ludicrous that people would invest $100M in a promise someone made over the internet, but the results have…

REVIEW: Doctor Who : Face the Raven

Major Plot Spoilers Ahead for Season 9 of Doctor Who! Spoilerphobes beware!   “Face the Raven” is the tenth episode of the ninth season of the beloved British sci-fi series “Doctor Who”. We see the return of Ashildr/Me, as she has taken on the role as the “Mayor” of a alien refugee camp hidden on…

Gaming and The Console Wars – Part 1

Video Games and The Console Wars – What are they, and why should gamers care? Gamers never hear the end of it, “The Console Wars”. It seems like a miniscule argument, one that people argue about for the sake of arguing. The truth is, though, that companies or platforms have huge, dedicated fanbases that will…

Are E-Sports Really Sports?

A stadium full of excited fans, cheering and roaring for their favourite teams. Screens surround the area, giving all the fans a proper view of the game. The stadium is packed, millions of people flood this room, there is barely any space to breath.  It is the last few minutes of an exciting match and…

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