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    Google to publish user location to help govts tackle coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 05:07pm on April 03, 2020

    Google says it will publish users’ location data around the world from Friday to allow governments to gauge the effectiveness of social distancing measures, brought...

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    Superfast 5G on slow road at Las Vegas gadget show

    Agence France-Presse . Las Vegas | Updated at 02:52pm on January 06, 2020

    It will be revolutionary when superfast 5G mobile networks come to our gadgets, cars and digital lives...

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    Facebook knows user location even when turn off tracking

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 01:43pm on December 18, 2019

    Facebook can determine where users are even if they opt out of having their whereabouts tracked, the company revealed in a letter sent to the...

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    YouTube bans ‘implied’ threats

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 01:07am on December 13, 2019

    YouTube broadened its anti-harassment policies on Wednesday to include a ban on ‘implied’ threats along with insults based on race, gender identity or sexual orientation...

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    Sundar Pichai appointed as new Alphabet CEO

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 01:38pm on December 04, 2019

    Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down from their roles at the helm of parent firm Alphabet and handing the reins to...

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    Banglalink, Facebook join forces for digital empowerment of women

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:49pm on December 02, 2019

    Banglalink, one of the leading digital communications service providers in Bangladesh, has joined forces with Facebook to train women with less access to digital facilities...

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    Online news portal registration starts next week: Hasan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 05:35pm on December 02, 2019

    Information minister Hasan Mahmud on Monday said the government had decided to start registering the online news portal from next week, adding steps would be...

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    Yunus emphasises on social control over AI

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 04:03pm on November 28, 2019

    Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus has said that a huge number of people would soon become unemployed due the Artificial Intelligence...

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    Huawei to assist Ukraine developing broadband communication

    Agence France-Presse . Kiev | Updated at 02:57pm on November 27, 2019

    Chinese telecom company Huawei is ready to provide the Ukrainian government with a draft plan for the development of broadband communications, a Huawei official said...

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    New internet plan launched to stop govt, companies abuse

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 02:57pm on November 25, 2019

    World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee on Monday unveiled a ‘Contract for the Web’ to halt ‘misuse’ by governments, companies and individuals, bringing several capitals...