Product Updates

Walton’s flagship smartphone ‘Primo X5’ hits market

January 02 2019 | TW News Correspondent

A flagship smartphone of local handset maker Walton has hit country’s tech market. The ‘Primo X5’, the first ‘Made in Bangladesh’ device with 6 gigabytes of RAM, is available for purchase at all Walton Plaza, brand and retail outlets and Grameenphone online shop.

Head of Walton Cellul...

bKash payment now available for Pathao services

December 04 2018 | TW News Correspondent

bKash Limited signed an agreement with Pathao allowing passengers to pay through bKash while taking a ride.


bKash is the largest mobile financial service provider in the country and Pathao is one of the fastest growing app based on demand ride service. 


Mizanur Rashid, Chief Commercial Officer of bKash and Hussain M Elius Co-...

WhatsApp now lets iPhone users preview videos in notification

November 24 2018 | TW News Correspondent

WhatsApp is having a feature-rich year with new updates and changes rolling out every other day. WhatsApp is now expected to roll out video preview for iOS users. This feature is currently available in the latest WhatsApp beta version of iOS.

WhatsApp is allowing iOS users to play videos in push notifications with the beta version,...

Samsung’s Galaxy S Phone Is a 5G Monster With Six Cameras

November 24 2018 | TW News Correspondent

While the Samsung Galaxy S10 is so far rumoured to have three different variants, the South Korean giant is now said to bring a fourth variant that will have 5G connectivity and as many as six camera sensors. The fourth model in the Galaxy S10...

Amazon to directly sell Apple products globally

November 17 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Amazon will soon sell Apple products internationally for the first time on its platform, meaning customers could get products faster.

Macbooks, iPads and iPhones will become available from the online retailer in the UK as well as other countries in Europe, the US and Japan by Christmas.

Coupled with Amazon Prime membership, customers of the site could soon enjoy ne...

Mobile app 'VAT East' to ease taxpayers’ hassle

November 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Customs, Excise and VAT Commissionerate (Dhaka East) of the National Board of Revenue (NBR) has introduced a mobile application called 'VAT East' to s...

Purchase potato planting machine at home: DMRE

November 13 2018 | TW News Correspondent

As potato is one of the staple foods in Bangladesh, it has a vital role in the economy. Although potato cultivation is profitable, many are not interested in cultivating potatoes due to labor crisis. In a bid to solve the crisis, DMRE, an agro-based company, has come up with a planting machine – ‘Potato Planter’ for the farmers.

With this machine, the farmers...

DCL introduces brand new laptop in market

November 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Daffodil Computers Ltd introduced a new laptop of S4 model in the local market. The slim and attractive laptop includes 14-inch LED display with 4 GB DDR-4 RAM and 1 TB hard disk. Beside...

Samsung to launch Galaxy folding screen smartphone

November 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Samsung has unveiled a folding handset at an event in San Francisco.


It described its Infinity Flex Display as "the foundation of the smartphone of tomorrow" and said it intended to start production within months.


When unfolded, the device resembles a 7.3in (18.5cm) tablet. When closed, a separate smaller "cover display" on the handset's other side comes into use...