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    Facebook rejects DoS attack speculation, blames server problem

    Agence France-Presse. Menlo Park | Updated at 11:27am on March 15, 2019

    Shrugging off the speculation of Dos attack, Facebook blamed a ‘server configuration change’ on Thursday for a massive outage affecting its applications around the world...

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    A day not to ‘like’ for Facebook, hit by outage, criminal probe

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 12:03pm on March 14, 2019

    Facebook grappled with challenges on two fronts Wednesday, an hours-long outage and intensified scrutiny from investigators reportedly probing data deals struck by the world’s largest...

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    Google celebrates Int’l Women’s Day

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:57am on March 08, 2019

    Search engine giant Google has created a new doodle on its homepage celebrating the International Women’s Day on Friday. Bangladesh is celebrating the International Women’s...

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    World Wide Web turns 30

    Agence France-Presse . Meyrin | Updated at 11:16am on March 04, 2019

    Thirty years ago this month, a young British software engineer working at a lab near Geneva invented a system for scientists to share information that...

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    Facebook shuts nine Bangladeshi pages, six accounts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:48pm on December 20, 2018

    Facebook has taken down nine pages and six accounts in Bangladesh for their coordinated inauthentic behaviour on its platform. Nathaniel Gleicher, head of Facebook’s cybersecurity...

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    Google honours Tareque Masud with a Doodle

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:03am on December 06, 2018

    Search engine giant Google is celebrating the 62nd birth anniversary of renowned Bangladeshi filmmaker Tareque Masud with a Doodle on its homepage on Thursday. In...

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    Internet likely to be cheaper from Dec: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:14pm on November 29, 2018

    The government is likely to reduce the value-added tax for the backward linkage of internet service providers to 5 percent with a view to lowering...

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    Facebook mulled charging for access to user data

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 02:10pm on November 29, 2018

    Facebook on Wednesday said it considered charging application makers to access data at the social network. Such a move would have been a major shift...