All posts tagged: dayrius

Cryptocurrency: Prophecy or Fallacy

By Dayrius Tay

The advent of cryptocurrency has rung alarm bells in governments around the world, as they either clamp down hard like China recently did or jumped onboard like Russia. As a techie, it is tempting to jump to conclusions and view the stance of governments through the tinted glass of a conspiracy theorist. Why hinder the progression of humanity into a cashless future invulnerable to the whims of governments? Every rose has its thorns, while it is almost certain that governments have ulterior motives, the revolutionary power of cryptocurrencies brings along a plethora of issues that might be viewed as inevitable teething troubles or fatal flaws […]

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Cryptocurrency Intricacies

By Dayrius Tay

Cryptocurrency is a topic that never fails to feature prominently in all forms of media, be it investment advice in financial magazines, reports of money laundering on the papers or even irate rants by PC enthusiasts on Reddit. This highlights the disproportionate amount of attention cryptocurrency has attracted from both speculators and the general public. […]

Fidget Spinner

By Dayrius Tay

We live in an age of miniaturisation where people covet the tiny over the massive. Gone are the days where computers were the size of refrigerators and  speakers that took up the entire table. This inexplicable obsession […]

Canteen Article

By Dayrius Tay

Despite its altruistic aims, the Healthy Meals in School programme by the Health Promotion Board (HPB) often lead to a  mass exodus at 1pm as students flocked to nearby eateries in droves to seek out a greater variety of food. […]

Labs and Facilities in NUS High

By: Dayrius Tay

NUS High is a reputable high school located in Clementi, Singapore. Quoting from the official NUS High website, ‘Being the only independent school which specialises in the teaching of Math and Science, we aim to nurture well-rounded students with high aptitudes and passion in both disciplines. […]