Zoom lays off 1,300 employees

This will account for 15% of the global staff that the popular video conferencing app currently has under its wing.

8h ago

Microsoft's Bing search engine is now powered by ChatGPT

The same AI technology that powers the chatbot ChatGPT has been upgraded and added to the latest version of Microsoft's Bing search engine.

13h ago

Bangladesh has ‘4th largest unconnected population’ of world

As of January 2023, Bangladesh has 105,138,000 people (roughly 61.1% of the total population) who do not have access to the internet across the country.

1d ago

Google launches Bard AI to rival ChatGPT

Google is launching an AI chatbot called Bard, in a move to rival the popular, and much debated AI, ChatGPT from Open AI. Google is building Bard on its existing large language model Lamda, which one Google engineer claimed to be 'sentient' due to its eerie similarity to human responses.

1d ago

Banglalink deployed 4,000 new towers in 2022

The expanded network has enabled more customers across the country to enjoy its fastest 4G network and quality digital services.

2d ago

How to boost your laptop speed

There are a few key ways you can boost the speed of your laptop and get it running smoothly again. Here are some tips to try.

3d ago

Jeeps in the wilderness

Most people in Bangladesh refer to “Jeep” as SUVs or even Crossovers, what they don’t know is that Jeep is an American automobile manufacturer that introduced SUVs to the world.

3d ago

Applying for new jobs? Here’s how to take the stress off

Here are some tips for reducing stress when applying for jobs.

5d ago

Our picks for wireless earphones under Tk. 20,000

If you’re looking for good quality wireless earphones within an affordable range of Tk. 20,000, check out our recommendations below.

5d ago

You’ve got this

Struggling to get your dream job? Not sure how to apply for that coveted role? Then look no further. This week’s Cover Story and Next Step answers all your questions and more.

5d ago

ShopUp secures funding of more than Tk 300cr in debt financing

ShopUp, a full-stack B2B commerce platform in Bangladesh, recently announced that it had received USD $30 million in debt funding, according to a report by Asia Tech Daily.

6d ago

Bangladesh enters the world of high-tech underground mass transit

The 31.241-km first-ever underground and elevated MRT-1 will run between Airport-Kamalapur and Purbachal-Natun Bazar-Pitalganj. 

6d ago

ChatGPT introduces subscription plan starting at $20 per month

However, the free ChatGPT tier will remain available to users.

1w ago

Is Dhaka ready to embrace Electric Vehicles?

Is Dhaka ready for Electric Vehicles?

1w ago

7 books to read for career growth

These books can help you develop your skills, mindset, and leadership abilities, which are essential for career growth.

1w ago

The electric dream

Is Bangladesh ready to embrace the electric dream? That’s exactly what we discuss in this week’s Cover Story.

1w ago

TikTok hosts its Safety Ambassadors Programme in Bangladesh

With the #SaferTogether initiative, TikTok aims to create awareness about how users in Bangladesh can take advantage of the various in-app safety features available on the platform.

1w ago

Microsoft services face outage globally

Thousands of users have reported facing outages in Microsoft services including Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Outlook, according to Downdetector.

2w ago