Author page: Ardaan

Should we consider ESport a real sport?

Sports have evolved a lot throughout history, but some things have always stayed the same. At the core of every sport is one of the same three fundamental reasons: we play games as a competition, to better our health or just for fun. Some sports are even older than you might think. Bowling dates back to ancient Egypt, jeu-de-boules was played by…

The Music Streaming Paradox

Nowadays almost everyone listens to music through streaming platforms such as Spotify, Deezer, Apple Music, Google Music or even YouTube (even tough it is technically a video streaming platform). This of course, has not always been the case. Before the advent of the internet, and even during its early stages for that matter, one had to buy a record or CD at…

Maps and how their image is changing.

Triangulation, also known as surveying, had greatly increased the accuracy of maps and geographical data in the past, but with the rise of satellite-imagery we are reaching new levels of true-to-life maps never seen before. This comes at a cost, however. They may very well be a lot more useful than in the past, but the maps beauty is lost. Do not…