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    Cybersecurity threats to cost US$1.75 trillion in Asia-Pacific: Microsoft

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:44pm on June 28, 2018

    A Frost & Sullivan study commissioned by Microsoft revealed that the potential economic loss across Asia Pacific due to cybersecurity incidents can hit...

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    7 trade assocs want withdrawal of all taxes on internet use

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on June 20, 2018

    Seven information communication technology and telecommunications-related associations on Wednesday demanded that the government withdraw all types of taxes on internet use it proposed in the...

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    Phone, internet to remain shut in Motijheel from June 8-11

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:40pm on June 04, 2018

    The land phone and internet line will remain shut in Motijheel area from in June 8-11 due to underground cable relocation by Bangladesh Telecommunications Company...

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    Internet users in Bangladesh rise to 8.45 crore

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:30pm on May 14, 2018

    The number of active internet users in Bangladesh increased by 14.04 lakh to 8.45 crore at the end of March this year from 8.31 crore...

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    Precarious communications: Julian Assange, internet access and Ecuador

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:05am on April 03, 2018

    BEING a netizen, to use that popular term of sociological derivation, can be a difficult business. It presumes digital engagement, often of the sharper sort...

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    BTCL slashes domain reg charges

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 08, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Limited has reduced annual registration charges of dot bangla (.bangla) and dot bd (.bd) domain addresses to Tk 800 scrapping its earlier...

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    AMTOB wants withdrawal of taxes on mobile internet

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2018

    The Association of Mobile Telecom Operators of Bangladesh has proposed a number of changes to taxation rules and regulations, including reduction of appeal fee for...

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    BTRC decides to keep internet undisrupted

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:25am on February 12, 2018

    A day after giving instruction to mobile phone operators to slow down internet speed, Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday directed them to keep internet...

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    The net’s good old boys: hacking the Arpanet

    by Geoff Dutton | Updated at 12:05am on January 06, 2018

    IT’S hard to imagine now, but there was a time before the Internet, a time when computers took up more space than the acolytes who...

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    The internet is already broken

    by Nick Pemberton | Updated at 12:05am on December 22, 2017

    NEAR the end of 2014 Kim Kardashian set out to ‘break the internet.’ She posed naked for pictures...