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Anti-cyber crime workshop for journalists held

October 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Cyber Crime Awareness Foundation has trained journalists to create awareness about the prevention of cyber crime. 

 

The day-long workshop was organized at the auditorium of Press Institute Bangladesh in the capital on Friday (October 12).

 

A total of 28 journalists working in different national dailies, TV...
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Digital Security Act needed to chase offenders: Mustafa Jabbar

October 07 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Posts, Telecommunications and IT Minister Mustafa Jabbar said the more the offences will increase in digital fields, the more the necessity of Digital Security Act will be required.

 

The...
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Govt commitment on Digital Security Act not kept: Editors’ Council

October 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The Editors’ Council said three ministers of the government, who pledged to heed journalists’ concerns over some portions of Digital Security Act,...
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Deep Condolence

October 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Association of Software & Information Services- BASIS is saddened to inform you that Mr. Md. Ali Akbar Khan, Founder of Star Computer Systems Limited, a BASIS Member Company passed away today noon (13 October 2018) (Innalillahe wa inna ilaihe razeun). He was one of the Founder Members and Director of BASIS.

On behalf of BASIS Executive Council, BASIS President Syed Almas Kabir has express...
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Smartphone addiction reduces brain performance

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The performance of human brain is significantly reduced by the excessive use of smartphone, study revealed the findings again.

 

Thus, the underage users especially the adolescents are facing bullies in cyber spaces, led by their inclination to use various virtual pla...
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4181 mobile users change operators, 5862 obstructed

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

 

As the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) service launched in country, some 4,181 mobile phone users were able to change their desired operator keeping their previous 11-digit phone number intact.

However, 5, 862 users faced hindrance in the process in first five days.

According to users’ experience, most of the hindrance came from mobile operator Grameenphone, followed by Banglalink, Robi a...
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Google plus to be shut down after users’ data breach

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Google said on Monday that it would shut down Google Plus, the company’s long-struggling answer to Facebook’s giant social network, after it discovered a security vulnerability that exposed the private data of up to 500,000 users.

 

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Token strike held for lowering mobile call rate

October 10 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Mobile Phone User Association observed a symbolic strike demanding reduction of mobile phone call rate and internet price adjustment.

 

The body organized the program in front of the National Press Club on Tuesday (October 9) protesting the existing ‘irregularities’ in the telecommunication sector a...
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Monitoring cell formed to prevent rumors in social media

October 09 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Government has formed a monitoring cell to detect rumors in social networking sites (social media) and also to let people know the fact.

 

The cell, comprising officials of Press Information Department (PID), will inform media abou...
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