Justin Heintz

Hi there! Justin is currently 23 years old and was raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and is the Digital Media Director for 88.7 The Pulse.

Google unveils new “Playful” logo

As part of its massive restructuring effort, the Internet giant Google on Tuesday showed off its brand new logo. While the company refined its logo multiple times over the past seventeen years, today’s announcement marks the biggest change to Google’s visual identity thus far. The new logo along with family identity reflects the fact that people now interact with Google …

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You can now share photos and videos in portrait or landscape mode on Instagram

Instagram announced today that users are now able to upload photos and videos in either portrait or landscape mode, on top of the current square format that has became a marquee feature of the app. Available via the Instagram app update version 7.5 on iOS, this new capability will certainly be welcome by many users, as Instagram notes in a …

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Apple sends out invites for September 9th Special Event: ‘Hey Siri, give us a hint’

As expected, Apple has sent out invitations to for its iPhone event to be held on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015. The event will go down at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Fransisco, CA starting at 10am PST. It’s widely expected that the main topic of the event will be the new iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus. …

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Twitter has finally removed the 140-character limit for Direct Messages

Two months into the announcement that it would remove the archaic 140-character limit from Direct Messages, Twitter today officially made the move in the hope of taking on popular instant messaging platforms like Facebook Messenger, Skype, iMessage and many others available. For people who use Direct Messages to communicate with their Twitter followers privately, this change couldn’t have come sooner …

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On the Pulse: EVIT’s Radio Station Growing Fast — East Valley Tribune

By James Gingerich, East Valley Tribune When Steve Grosz started teaching radio broadcasting at the East Valley Institute of Technology (EVIT) in 1997 the students had nothing more than cassette tapes to record themselves, trying to imagine what they might sound like on the radio. Now EVIT’s broadcasting program operates The Pulse, America’s third most listened to student-run radio station… …

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Simple text message can hack any Android phone remotely

Own an Android phone? Beware, Your Android smartphones can be hacked by just a malformed text message. Security researchers have found that 95% of Android devices running version 2.2 to 5.1 of operating system, which includes Lollipop and KitKat, are vulnerable to a security bug, affecting more than 950 Million Android smartphones and tablets. Almost all Android smart devices available …

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Google separating Google+ and YouTube

Google is reassessing its social strategy, and continues to separate Google+ from other Google services. The tech giant has already moved Google Photos out of Google+, and has now announced plans to decouple YouTube from the service. By using Google+ profiles across all Google services, the idea was to give users a single identity, writes Frederic Lardinois for TechCrunch. Google implements new strategy for …

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Austin Mahone drops “Dirty Work” music video, Mahomies go crazy!

Austin Mahone has dropped his highly anticipated Dirty Work music video this morning. Check out the reactions Mahomies have posted on Twitter after viewing the music video. @PulseRadioAZ @AustinMahone I love it — Mahone❤️ (@ymahone1031) July 27, 2015 Best one yet! #NP #DirtyWork @AustinMahone https://t.co/suHokDAw18 — Leslie (@Leslie_Casiano) July 27, 2015 IT WAS ACTUALLY A COOL VIDEO! #NP #DirtyWork @AustinMahone https://t.co/bunsxrHs5f — …

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Upper Iowa University relocates Mesa campus to EVIT

Media contact: Monica Bayer Heaton, UIU Associate Vice President for Communication and Marketing, (563) 425-5773 Upper Iowa University has relocated its education center in Mesa to the campus of East Valley Institute of Technology (EVIT). Students officially began classes at the new location on Monday, June 29. A nationally accredited career and technical education school, EVIT offers 40 occupational training …

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