As we all know, the internet has gone crazy with the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge where people and celebrities are joining in the fight against Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, popularly dubbed as ALS and trying to help the ALS foundation raise funds. I am for one, in support of the fight against the disease but now that the movement is taking a curve towards insanity, I'm starting to question whether the world can handle serious issues or just be jolly about everything. With this article, I will … [Read more...] about The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge – The Good And The Bad
Archives for August 2014
One struggle our society has had since the oldest times is "Can one human feel what the other is feeling?" and for that we've found countless workarounds some being natural, gifted ways like love and affection which catalyse the process of feeling what the other is feeling; others are artificial ways like hieroglyphs in the old times and emoticons and emojis today. But when we use the above methods we're only scratching the surface, the struggle of trying to go through what someone feels is … [Read more...] about Can A Human Really Empathise Or Is It Just A Fancy Word?
There are countless online classifieds websites and applications each one with their pros and cons, a new contender in the online classifieds battlefield is AskMe and it's companion app of the same name.Onto the app now, AskMe, as it's changelog suggests, recently got a design refresh and I must say I like the ideology behind it. It keeps the Holo standards of Android KitKat with a few changes in the UI but the app is a little late because of the Material guidelines for Android L are already … [Read more...] about AskMe – A Refreshingly Good Looking Classifieds App
It's been a really long time since I've had this feeling. The feeling of being lost on a campus. The feeling of not knowing names of anyone; students or teachers. The feeling of fear to not do something really bad on the first day. I have never changed schools so I've only had this feeling once, that is, if I don't count my entering of the senior side of my school.When the bus stopped and we got out, strangers asking each other for directions, it was all refreshing again. There was terror on … [Read more...] about First Day Of College And The Feeling Of Starting Afresh