Nintendo’s Wii U Goes Beyond Gaming, Helps Paraplegics

August 21, 2016 |
Nintendo’s Wii U Goes Beyond Gaming, Helps Paraplegics

When people think of Nintendo’s Wii U console, they tend to think of it as purely a gaming console, which is also lesser powerful than it’s counterparts in terms of hardware specifications. But, there’s more to it. The Wii U now assists people with severed spinal columns regain their sense of balance regain their sense of...

Bangladesh Government: Tougher Laws Against Cyber Crimes

August 21, 2016 |
Bangladesh Government: Tougher Laws Against Cyber Crimes

The Bangladesh Government is working hard to take action against the misuse of social media and any type of cyber crime through the implementation of new laws. While speaking to reporters in New Delhi on an official visit to India, Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu  said, “Everybody has freedom of expression, but if there is a...

Banglalink Priyojon Customers To Get 11% Discount On All Services From Dream Weaver

August 21, 2016 |
Banglalink Priyojon Customers To Get 11% Discount On All Services From Dream Weaver

Banglalink, one of the leading digital communications service providers in Bangladesh, has recently signed a partnership agreement with one of the prominent wedding photography studios of the country, Dream Weaver for its Priyojon customers at Tiger’s Den, Banglalink’s Headquarters at Gulshan, Dhaka. The agreement was signed by Eiasher Arafat Hossain, Loyalty & Partnership Manager, Marketing,...

UC Browser Launches BD Express: The 1st Big Data Driven News Aggregator in Bangladesh

August 18, 2016 |
UC Browser Launches BD Express: The 1st Big Data Driven News Aggregator in Bangladesh

UCWeb, a portfolio company of Alibaba Mobile Business Group, announced the launch of “BD Express” today, a brand new product in Bangladesh with the cooperation of local famous news portals. Equipped with a powerful algorithm, BD Express is a news aggregator that is set to change the traditional way of content acquisition. The big data...

Google’s New OS: Fuchsia

August 18, 2016 |
Google’s New OS: Fuchsia

Google is developing a new operating system, labelled as the Fuchsia. The tech giant has said the software is for  “modern phones and modern personal computers.” Realistically, Google already has Android which has achieved mainstream success and also has Chrome OS, so it definitely will not be an easy task to introduce a completely new...

Cisco Letting Go Of 5,500 Employees

August 18, 2016 |
Cisco Letting Go Of 5,500 Employees

As Cisco goes through restructuring, moving away from selling hardware and towards software and services, they have decided to lay off 5,500 employees, which accounts for almost 7 percent of all it’s employees. The job cuts were announced after the performance result of Cisco’s 4th quarter this year,  which reported a sales growth of 2 percent. Although...

AIUB Special Event In Collaboration With Microsoft Imagine

August 18, 2016 |
AIUB Special Event In Collaboration With Microsoft Imagine

Microsoft Imagine – AIUB is a special event organized by the Microsoft Student Partners – AIUB Team and supported by the AIUB Computer Club (ACC). The event took place at 3pm on the 14th of August, 2016 at AIUB’s Auditorium which is in Building-1 of American International University–Bangladesh (AIUB) Campus. The event started after the arrival...

Microsoft Purchases Video Game Live Stream Company

August 17, 2016 |
Microsoft Purchases Video Game Live Stream Company

Microsoft announced its plans to buy Beam, the live streaming service that allow users to interact with a video game being played by another user. Other users can guide, help, advise or simply assist with the game-play with the help of this platform. An example of the interaction via Beam can be players giving challengers to...

Univision Buying Gawker

August 17, 2016 |
Univision Buying Gawker

Gawker Media, an online media company filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy after Florida judge upheld a $140 million lawsuit against the company by former celebrity wrestler, Hulk Hogan for invasion of privacy. To avoid paying the damages, Gawker filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy and was auctioned off to Univision for $135 million. Gawker owner Nick Denton...