A space for new ideas

22 September 0

A hackathon was recently held in the city for high 001 students by Spark Career Mentors and IBM Bluemix. The event witnessed a large turnout with almost all the registered students showing up. Senior leaders and staff from the two hosting companies also attended the event. The participants, who were from grades 9th to 12th, […]

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Just 16, he changes poor children’s lives

22 September 0

Most students look forward to some fun and relaxation during their summer holidays, but not 16-year-old Urvish Ramaiya. An eleventh-grade student of Greenwood High International School in the city; he has been working through his summer vacations as a computer tutor for students of a government school. Not only has he put together a coursework […]

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Hack the Herald HACkers sing!

22 September 0

Teenagers stuck to screens of varied sizes for entertainment is a popular adult grievance. But what if they were changing the world, one solution at a time? That’s what l7-year-olds Roshan Kirpalani, Rahul Alluri, Sathvik Birudavolu and Guru Senthil proved at the Bangalore Teen Hackathon, a rare platform that challenges high-schoolers to find technological solutions […]

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