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November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

Z-library banned, students in a frenzy

On November 4, domain names of Z-Library, the website which claimed to be the world’s largest ebook library, were seized by the US Department of Justice. 

November 2, 2022
November 2, 2022

TikTok appoints Ferdous Mottakin as its South Asia lead for govt relations, public policy

Ferdous Mottakin, an information technology engineer and public policy expert from Bangladesh, has recently been appointed as the government relations and public policy lead for South Asia at TikTok, the global short video platform.

October 16, 2022
October 16, 2022

A look inside TikTok's safety drives in Bangladesh

Bangladesh has always been an important market for the world’s leading short video platform TikTok, as it connects millions of content creators and users across the country, and promotes creativity and joy.

October 6, 2022
October 6, 2022

TikTok's Family Pairing feature reinforces its commitment to user safety

With its #FamilyFirst initiative, TikTok aims to create awareness on how parents can use the Family Pairing Feature to monitor activities on their teens' accounts including DMs, notifications, watch and download settings, forming an important part of TikTok’s ongoing commitment to support and care for the safety of youths on the platform.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Bangladesh ranks 5th in the world on TikTok content removal

TikTok has removed almost 5 million videos from Bangladeshi users from April to June this year, states TikTok’s latest Community Guidelines Enforcement Report.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Redefining marketing strategies with booktok

Booktok is dictating how readers are exploring new titles. Is that a good thing?

September 26, 2022
September 26, 2022

UK may fine TikTok USD 29 million for failing to protect children's privacy

Britain could fine TikTok USD 29 million following an investigation that found the short-form video app may have breached UK's data protection law by failing to safeguard privacy of children using the platform.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

TikTok introduces more ways to create and connect with TikTok Now

Global video-sharing platform TikTok recently expanded their suite of creation tools with TikTok Now, a new feature which will send users daily notifications to take pictures or videos using the cameras of their smartphones.

September 1, 2022
September 1, 2022

TikTok launches Creator Portal Bangla

TikTok has launched its Creator Portal in Bangladesh, a one-stop shop for educational resources on content creation for creators on its platform. Creator Portal Bangla, which can be accessed on the TikTok account @bdtiktokcreators, is a series of videos that will provide guidance, tips and tricks to help creators maximize their in-app presence and take their videos to the next level.

August 24, 2022
August 24, 2022

TikTok influencers boycott Amazon

TikTok influencers, with over 51 million followers collectively, refuses to work with Amazon until the company halts anti-union activities and deliver key concessions to employees.