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    Only 13pc Bangladeshis use Internet, finds survey

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:16pm on October 02, 2018

    A recently released research report shows that by late 2017 only 13 per cent of Bangladeshis aged 15-65 used the Internet and social media. This is...

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    Google Doodle celebrates search giant's 20th birthday

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:07pm on September 27, 2018

    The tech giant is celebrating its 20th birthday with a new Google Doodle marking the special occasion on Thursday. Founded 20 years ago, the company...

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    Internet users in Bangladesh hit 9.05 crore

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:59pm on September 20, 2018

    The number of the country's total internet users is now 9.05 crore, according to statistics published on Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission's website...

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    Facebook building a 'war room' to battle election meddling

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 11:17am on September 20, 2018

    Facebook on Wednesday said it will have a ‘war room’ up and running on its Silicon Valley campus to quickly repel efforts to use the...

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    Bangabandhu Satellite to begin transmission Tuesday

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:10pm on September 03, 2018

    Bangladesh’s first geostationary communication satellite Bangabandhu-I is set to start its maiden transmission today through the broadcasting of South Asian Football Federation Championship....

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    Bangladesh’s ME SOLshare to get Microsoft’s Airband Grant fund

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:59pm on September 03, 2018

    Microsoft recently announced the eight early-stage companies it selected for third annual Airband Grant fund to provide internet access and cloud-enabled solutions to underserved communities...

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    Facebook bans Myanmar generals, orgs for spreading hate

    Reuters | Updated at 12:05am on August 28, 2018

    Facebook said on Monday it was removing certain Myanmar military officials from the social media website and an instagram account to prevent the spread of ‘hate and misinformation’ after reviewing the content....

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    Bangladesh to compete in int’l robotic challenge in Mexico Aug 15-18

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:53pm on August 11, 2018

    A five-member team of adolescent girls and boys will take part in the international robotics competition titled ‘First Global Challenge’ to be held in Mexico City, capital of...