Coronavirus Disease, more popularly known as Covid-19 has had a huge impact particularly on the lives of students, such as me who yearn to be back on campus leading our normal lives, chilling out with friends in the canteen and what not. While that’s not possible, the post-dinner convos have now turned into Discord VC's and conference calls. It was on one such conference call when Shyam Agarwal, Tushar, and I were discussing what event should TSoC (The Society of Coders, IIIT Naya Raipur) should be conducting next. Tushar said that there’s a huge gap between the engineering graduates and…

Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page devised PageRank in 1997 as part of a research project at Stanford University.

According to Google:

PageRank works by counting the number and quality of links to a page to determine a rough estimate of how important the website is. The underlying assumption is that more important websites are likely to receive more links from other websites.

Page Rank algorithm gives weight to every incoming link a web page gets. …

A day in the life of an engineering undergrad

I am a sophomore student(hopefully) at IIIT Naya Raipur. My day at IIITNR starts with an alarm, maybe snoozing every 3 minutes.
The next thing is to see the time and think what all can be done, with brush and breakfast at the highest priority and bath at the least. Take a brush and come out of the room, where you can barely see and walk. I search for my bathroom slippers. When you can finally see things, you will see people running around for urgent things, asking what is our first…


Are you tired of your regular coding job and wish to do something new and exciting? Today I enlist some areas of Computer Science which will be good to consider in case you are changing your jobs or entering the job market.

Big Data

As Andrew McAfee puts it “The world is one big data problem.” The field of big data is a promising one. Google processes 24 petabytes of data every day. On average 2.5 exabytes of data is generated daily. I think these figures are enough to give you an idea about the future prospects of this field. …

Priyansh Pandey

I am a sophomore enrolled in computer science and engineering at International Institute of Information Technology, Naya Raipur.

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