Archive for August, 2016

Forgetting the art of conversations

Forgetting the art of conversations

When Alexander Graham Bell was working on the innovation of a phone, he actually meant to facilitate tele-conversation. In the good old days, people used to look forward to having fascinating, striking conversations about practically…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Cover
‘Can’t talk, text…’

‘Can’t talk, text…’

A recent survey by New Age Youth reveals that majority of the young population find texting to be their preferred mode of communication over talking directly on phone…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Deceptive road signs

Deceptive road signs

Farhat Afzal discusses how our education system enslaves us in the guise of liberating us and why academic excellence is not an indicator of success…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Mindspeak
Four aces from BUET

Four aces from BUET

Despite having no coach, braving the negative social connotations associated with playing cards, four students from Dhaka have defeated top teams in the World Youth Bridge Competition…writes Adnan Akib…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Initiative

‘Can’t talk, text…’

A recent survey by New Age Youth reveals that majority of the young population find texting to be their preferred mode of communication over talking directly on phone…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Voice
Young innovator

Young innovator

After making a low-cost water purifier using coconut shell, Bakhtiar Zaman Bhuiyan, a 9th grader from Dhaka has become a finalist for Stockholm Junior Water Prize…writes Adnan Akib…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Icon
Android users’ FaceTime

Android users’ FaceTime

Khaza A Rouf illustrates how Duo, Google’s equivalent for FaceTime allows cross platform calls and video chat…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Soothing delight

Soothing delight

MD Shadman Tajwar Haque stresses that underwater swimming game ABZU could relax you after a long day of work…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Youth Leadership Summit held

Youth Leadership Summit held

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) concluded their fourth Youth Leadership Summit (YLS) with the theme Connect, Collaborate, Co-create, on August 20 in Dhaka. Four hundred students were screened from over 2,700…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Career and leadership Carnival at SUST

Career and leadership Carnival at SUST

The carrier club of Shahajalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) in association with Youth Carnival has organised ‘Carrier and Leadership Carnival’ at the central auditorium of the university on August 19…

August 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News