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    Inspired by Pokemon Go, Facebook pushes augmented reality

    Reuters | Updated at 09:50am on April 19, 2017

    Facebook Inc is trying to seize on the technology known as augmented reality, a mix of the real and digital worlds best known from the hit smartphone game Pokemon Go, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday...

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    Facebook starts deactivating fake accounts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:20pm on April 15, 2017

    The Facebook authorities on Friday announced that it has started deactivating fake accounts including those created in Bangladesh...

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    Dhaka has 2nd largest Facebook users among world’s cities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40pm on April 15, 2017

    With 2.2 crore active Facebook users, Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka got the second largest number of people on the Facebook among global cities...

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    Hackers release files indicating NSA monitored global bank transfers

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on April 15, 2017

    Hackers released documents and files on Friday that cybersecurity experts said indicated the US National Security Agency had accessed the SWIFT interbank messaging system...

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    Brexit vote site may have been hacked, MPs say in report

    BBC | Updated at 04:22pm on April 12, 2017

    A voter registration site that crashed in the run-up to last year’s EU referendum could have been targeted by a foreign cyber attack...

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    Twitter sues US over anti-Trump account

    BBC | Updated at 01:11pm on April 07, 2017

    Twitter is suing the US government after it demanded it reveal the identity of an anti-Trump account. The @ALT_USCIS profile was an...

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    Facebook launches resource to help spot misleading news

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:12pm on April 07, 2017

    Facebook is launching a resource to help you spot false news and misleading information that spreads on its service. The resource, similar to previous efforts...

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    Govt not to block Facebook for any hour: Tarana

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 05, 2017

    State minister for post and telecommunications Tarana Halim on Tuesday said that no bar would be imposed on social networking site Facebook. She came up with the statement at a press conference at the secretariat, a day after a government proposal to block Facebook for six hours after midnight was turned down by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission...

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