1d ago| Tech & Startup

Think twice before using Google’s 'incognito' mode

Google, the world’s largest search engine, apparently collects data on users who think they can be anonymous if they use a “private browsing” mode.

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022

Nissan Magnite launches in Bangladesh

Nissan launched its latest B-SUV model Nissan Magnite on May 21 in its Tejgaon official showroom.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Think twice before using Google’s 'incognito' mode

Google, the world’s largest search engine, apparently collects data on users who think they can be anonymous if they use a “private browsing” mode.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Now Canada plans to ban Huawei & ZTE's 5G equipment

After the US, now Canada plans to ban the use of Huawei & ZTE 5G equipment. On Thursday, Canadian Industry Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said that it plans to ban the use of these two...

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Our top picks for tablets under Tk. 50,000/-

Since the pandemic hit, the tablet market has started to rebound after years of stagnation. Demand for tablets skyrocketed due to the need for large-screened devices at home for remote work and...

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Pursuing double majors: important factors to consider

If you’re considering pursuing double majors, here are some important pointers to keep in mind.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Essential off-roader checklist

With the monsoon coming in heavy, off-roaders are rejoicing and planning their next mud-filled vacation. Here is a checklist of things you might require, should the situation arise, before you head...

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

How to verify online content and deal with misinformation

Misleading news propagated through social media and the web can influence public actions and opinions adversely. Here are some ways you can verify information before jumping into a bogus narrative.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

Apple might reveal iPhone 14 this September: reports

Apple might be revealing the iPhone 14 this September, according to reports from various sources.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

Meta to train BRAC's 1,000 frontline staff on digital skills development

Meta, formerly known as Facebook, has partnered with BRAC to empower Bangladeshi women and youth on digital platforms. A skills development program has been launched in its first phase to train 1...

May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022

Musk says Twitter deal is off unless actual spam bot count is shown

Elon Musk's $44 billion Twitter purchase will not move forward unless Twitter shows proof that spam bots constitute less than 5% of all accounts on Twitter, states Musk in a recent tweet. 

$5 billion export from ICT industry by 2025?

Bangladesh aims to achieve exports worth $5 billion from its ICT industry by 2025. The Daily Star's Tech section editor Shahriar Rahman speaks to former BASIS President Syed Almas Kabir on how...

1d ago| Tech & Startup

Essential off-roader checklist

With the monsoon coming in heavy, off-roaders are rejoicing and planning their next mud-filled vacation. Here is a checklist of things you might require, should the situation arise, before you head...

1w ago| Automobiles

Top 5 motorcycles under Tk. 1.5 lakh

Being the easiest and fastest way to commute through jam-packed traffic, motorbikes are an important part of people’s lives in

1w ago| Tech & Startup

Android users are better drivers than iPhone users: US survey reports

Android users are better car drivers compared to iPhone users, claims a recent study by the US car and home insurance company Jerry. 

Scientists suggest Nasa to make Uranus mission a priority

The US space agency Nasa should prioritise a mission to Uranus, according to an influential group of scientists.

3 Chinese astronauts return after 6 months in space

Three Chinese astronauts returned to earth on Saturday after 183 days in space, state television reported, completing the country’s longest crewed space mission to date.

4d ago| Tech & Startup

Musk says Twitter deal is off unless actual spam bot count is shown

Elon Musk's $44 billion Twitter purchase will not move forward unless Twitter shows proof that spam bots constitute less than 5% of all accounts on Twitter, states Musk in a recent tweet. 

4d ago| Tech news

Musk responds with poop emoji to Twitter CEO's tweets on spam

Tesla CEO Elon Musk gave the strongest hint yet Monday that he would like to pay less for Twitter than his $44 billion offer made last month.

5d ago| Tech & Startup

Musk’s Starlink internet taking preorders for Bangladesh

Starlink, Elon Musk's satellite internet service, is expected to launch services in Bangladesh by 2023, according to the official website of Starlink, which is currently accepting pre-orders...