Facebook’s flood of languages leaves it struggling to monitor content
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Facebook’s flood of languages leaves it struggling to monitor content

Nairobi/San Francisco: Facebook Inc’s struggles with hate speech and other types of problematic content are being hampered by the company’s inability to keep up with a flood of…

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GP urges BTRC to withdraw ‘illegal’ audit demand
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GP urges BTRC to withdraw ‘illegal’ audit demand

Grameenphone Ltd on Tuesday in a letter to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) labelled the regulator’s recent audit demand of Tk 12,579.95 crore as ‘unfounded and without…

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OPPO brings F11 Pro with 48 megapixel camera
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OPPO brings F11 Pro with 48 megapixel camera

Dhaka: OPPO, one of the leading global smartphone brands, has launched OPPO F11 Pro and F11 smartphones in Bangladesh on Tuesday (April 16).  Specifications: OPPO’s F11 Pro and…

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This person does not exist: AI generates fake faces on website
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This person does not exist: AI generates fake faces on website

If you visit the This Person Does Not Exist website, you’ll be greeted by a seemingly simple portrait. Reload the page, and another face will pop onto your…

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Scientists decode white shark genome, finding cancer-protective mechanism
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Scientists decode white shark genome, finding cancer-protective mechanism

Washington: An international team of scientists have decoded the entire genome of white shark and identified their superior cancer-protective abilities. The study published on Monday in the journal…

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New moon found in our solar system
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New moon found in our solar system

Scientists have found an entirely new moon in our own solar system – and it had been hiding in plain sight. The new object, named Hippocamp, has been…

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First person on Mars likely to be a woman: NASA
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First person on Mars likely to be a woman: NASA

The first person on Mars is ‘likely to be a woman’, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has said. ‘It’s likely to be a woman, the first next person on…

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Facebook, Instagram suffer outages
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Facebook, Instagram suffer outages

New York: Facebook says it is aware of outages on its platforms including Facebook, Messenger and Instagram and is working to resolve the issue. According to Facebook’s status…

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US company says it’s building flying motorcycle powered by jet engines
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US company says it’s building flying motorcycle powered by jet engines

They have been a staple of science fiction films for decades, from the iconic speeder bikes in ‘Return of the Jedi’ to the jet bike from ‘Looper.’ Now…

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Tech companies scramble to remove New Zealand shooting video
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Tech companies scramble to remove New Zealand shooting video

Internet companies scrambled Friday to remove graphic video filmed by a gunman in the New Zealand mosque shootings that was widely available on social media for hours after…

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