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  • Falling into the depths of YouTube

    We've all been there. You went on YouTube to maybe watch a quick tutorial or an interesting TEDxTalk video that your friend gave you a link to. While you're watching, you briefly glance over at the suggestion videos on the right. Most of them seem fairly

  • Video Essay channels on YouTube

    YouTube constantly sees through the rise and fall of trends over time. Some trends leave a longer lasting impression, while others fizz out quickly.

  • YouTube channels you should follow

    YouTube is a great place to find fun yet informative content. With so many popular youtubers out there, and new channels mushrooming every day, it's tough to find originality amidst the banal.

  • YouTube for education: Where entertainment meets learning

    Education-oriented videos on YouTube is not unheard of. YouTube's array of educational videos range from solely academic animations to more general knowledge based skits.

  • YouTube's Music Channels

    Cutesy melancholic beats with titles that are short stories, arranged with pastel-toned background art. Good for introspection or maybe just a little crying.

  • Social media reactions we all need

    Your neighbor has smashed the leg day, arm day and every other part of their body and ensures there is a post about it every five minutes.

  • When YouTube is your history teacher

    History is one of those things everyone can enjoy, as long as it's presented to them in some easily palatable manner.

  • (Bad) Harry Potter Spin-offs

    After years of the fandom asking J.K. Rowling to give us more information about the Marauders and their early adventures

  • Guide to an Aesthetic Feed on Instagram

    There are three types of people, the ones who strive for perfection, the inbetweeners and the ones who don't care at all. If you fall in the latter category in Instagram and your feed is a brain dump, this is a good position to stop reading.


    As I put Blank Banshee's seminal album on for the first time, something echoed back to me and kept on doing so, till the album had stopped playing indefinitely.

  • Deciphering Facebook Photo Captions

    Gone are the days when photos came with definitive captions like “My friend Montu and I in Noakhali”.

  • Surviving as a Normie 101

    Have you been called a “hecking normie” for being a hecking normie?

  • Finding Homes Away From Home

    “You guys go ahead,” you tell your friends, “I just need to go home and get…” The rest of your sentence fades away as you feel the weight of your words. At what point of your limited time in university did your dormitory earn the title of “home”?

  • Through the Comic-verse of the Web

    The World Wide Web has brought about unprecedented accessibility. While the charm of physically printed vintage comic books still subsists, the internet offers access to everyone and anyone who wants their work reached to the mass.

  • Social Media Trends of 2k16

    There have been many BuzzFeed articles that talk about how 2016 was the worst year in the history of the Gregorian calendar.

  • Artists to Follow on DeviantArt

    Artists to Follow on DeviantArt

    Whether you are a passionate artist or not, everyone likes eye candy in the form of beautiful art. One such a black hole of a place to delve deep into is DeviantArt, boasting the world's largest community of independent artists.

  • How to Win an Argument Online

    Winning an argument on social media is quite impossible - or so you've been told. Don't kid yourself into thinking you can win internet squabbles with logic and reason.

  • Social Media - Where Introverts become Extroverts

    The internet, in particular, the social media seems to have allowed introverts to be involved in the social scene more often than not.

  • The Art of Letters

    Early last year, Mohammad Samiul Sabbir Islam Ayon from Khulna University became interested in calligraphy –

  • To Be a Part of Chat Groups. Or Not.

    For people who prefer to spend most of their spare time within the comforts of their rooms, all the while craving the company of friends who are out there having the time of their lives, chat groups are blessings.

  • Reliability of Online News Sources

    With the advent of the Internet, several of our mundane tasks got shifted. The Internet gives quick access to news and some of us often rely on it but how can you say for sure what you read on the Internet is hard fact?

  • Pot of Gold at the End of the Link

    It is no secret that the software industry holds the potential for immense revenue and profits. With Facebook raking in revenue of $7.8 ...


    Over the years, the shopping experience in Bangladesh has been deteriorating owing to the over-crowded, war-like scenario that shopping malls provide us with.