Archive for July, 2016

Finding the defining moment

Finding the defining moment

Sumaiya Iqbal looks into 20 startups, 15 of them failures and five deemed successful to find out why most Bangladeshi startups throw in the towel within first year of launch…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
It is about physical senses!

It is about physical senses!

Shakespeare never had to worry about this, but in the modern era where cutting edge technology easily becomes available to public, book lovers around the world love indulging in the eBook vs tangible book debate over a steaming cup of coffee…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Who let the cat out?

Who let the cat out?

Cat videos seem to go viral every other day nowadays on social media. Such outpouring of love is quite understandable as cats, after all, are quite adorable…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Icon
Celebration of physical senses

Celebration of physical senses

My sister just loves reading books. So when I recommended her the last book I had enjoyed thoroughly, she immediately asked me to lend her the copy. I told her I did not have a hardcopy but had instead read from an eBook, a file of which I could forward to her…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Convenience trumps

Convenience trumps

Farhat Afzal argues why reading from an eBook is a better option than reading hardcopies  All readers have different stories about how they fell in love with reading. For me, it started when I was a child. I remember passing by giant billboards with large letters in them that made no sense to three-year old me. The constant desire behind […]

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
The journey has just begun

The journey has just begun

Adnan Akib finds out how a Bangladeshi youth, despite living in a rural area has persisted with his vision to develop a bike that runs on electricity and solar energy…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative
Marriage of AI and art

Marriage of AI and art

Prisma is a game changer among photo filters… writes Khaza A Rouf…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Fight your demons the Iron Maiden way

Fight your demons the Iron Maiden way

MD Shadman Tajwar Haque stresses that Iron Maiden: Legacy of the Beast is one of the best games of its genre…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
IT Carnival held at Adamjee Cantonment College

IT Carnival held at Adamjee Cantonment College

A damjee Cantonment College IT Club in association with Bangladesh ICT Division organised Information Technology Carnival 2016 on July 21. The three-day long carnival took place at the campus premises of the college….

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Online stores display products at E-Carnival

Online stores display products at E-Carnival

BRAC University Business Club (BIZ BEE) organised ‘The E-Carnival 2016’, an exclusive exhibition of e-commerce on July 26. Many online stores displayed a wide range of products at the event. Advisor of BIZ BEE, Fairuz…

July 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News