Facebook, Google plan new undersea cables to connect Southeast Asia and America

Facebook, Google plan new undersea cables to connect Southeast Asia and America

Facebook said on Monday it planned two new undersea cables to connect Singapore, Indonesia and North America in a project with Google and regional telecommunication companies to boost internet connection capacity between the regions. “Named Echo and Bifrost, those will be the first two cables to go through a new diverse route crossing the Java […]

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Apple expanding repair provider programme to 200 countries including Bangladesh

Apple expanding repair provider programme to 200 countries including Bangladesh

Tech giant Apple Inc is expanding its Independent Repair Provider programme to more than 200 countries including Bangladesh. This means that nearly every country where Apple sells its products will be covered under the programme. The other countries Apple will expand the programme to include Afghanistan, Australia, Bhutan, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Cook Islands, Fiji, […]

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Vivo releases gimbal equipped X60 Pro in Bangladesh

Vivo releases gimbal equipped X60 Pro in Bangladesh

Vivo has recently released the gimbal equipped phone ‘Vivo X60 Pro’ for the Bangladesh market. Professional photographers use gimbal stabilisers to capture steady and perfect photographs. Vivo X60 Pro is the first smartphone in the world to use this technology in a smartphone. The X60 Pro is also the first 5G smartphone by Vivo in […]

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Realme 8 Pro, Realme C21 launched in Bangladesh

Realme 8 Pro, Realme C21 launched in Bangladesh

Realme has launched two smartphones–Realme 8 Pro and Realme C21–in the Bangladeshi market. Available in 1 memory variant–8GB+128GB and 2 colours–Infinite Blue and Infinite Black, users can buy Realme 8 Pro for BDT 27,990. Realme C21 will be available at BDT 11,990 with two colour variants–Cross Black and Cross Blue and one memory variant–4GB+64GB. The […]

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Mark Zuckerberg's personal information leaked in recent FB data breach

Mark Zuckerberg’s personal information leaked in recent FB data breach

The recently leaked personal information of billions of Facebook users around the world includes information about Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, according to The Sun. According to a report in the UK tabloid, Zuckerberg’s name, place of residence, marital status, date of birth, Facebook user ID and phone number were exposed in the recent leak […]

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Symphony debuts the Z40, an entry-level gaming phone

Symphony debuts the Z40, an entry-level gaming phone

Symphony has rolled out their new Z40 flagship in Bangladesh, a phone with minimal gaming capability.  It features a 6.55-inch display, Android 10.0 operating system, and the entry-level MediaTek’s G35 2.3 GHz Octacore processor, designed for ‘mainstream’ gaming. The processor is backed up by an IMG Power VR GE8320 680 MHz GPU, 3GB of DDR4 […]

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Google Drive, Docs, Sheets experience global outage

Google Drive, Docs, Sheets experience global outage

Many of Google’s services, including Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides are down for many users worldwide. Google Docs users are unable to create new documents and are being greeted with the following message from Google: “Google Docs encountered an error. Please try reloading this page, or coming back to it in a few minutes. To […]

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Facebook supports Covid-19 health awareness and vaccine rollout in Bangladesh

Facebook supports Covid-19 health awareness and vaccine rollout in Bangladesh

Facebook has partnered with Bangladesh’s ICT Division and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to announce a campaign to raise awareness about Covid-19 and help Bangladeshis get vaccinated. The campaign aims to increase people’s uptake of preventive health practices and vaccination intent in the country. Facebook will take several steps to holistically support vaccine […]

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