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Robi & 10 Minute School to work together for digital education

IT Live: ICT Division, Robi and the country’s largest online school 10 Minute School are going to work together for promoting digital education in the country. A tripartite agreement was signed among these organizations today at the Janata Tower Software Development Park located at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka. ICT Department’s Director General (Additional Secretary), Banamali Bhowmick;... details

Bangabandhu Silicon City construction work launched

IT Live: Construction work of much-awaited Bangabandhu Silicon City was kicked off at Haragram-Nabinagar area of Rajshahi city. State Minister for Information and Communication Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak inaugurated the construction of roads of the silicon city on Friday. After the inaugural event, the state minister told the media: “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina promised to set up a... details

Comming soon ASUS Storage Server in Bangladesh

IT Live: Global Brand Private Limited is introducing ASUS high speed storage server with extreme performance and expandability. In Bangladesh market for the first time ASUS is introducing the complete server. It is a Taiwan based server (country of origin: Taiwan, country of assembles: Taiwan). Basically it’s a Rack Server and its model no: RS270-E8-RS24-ECP). It’s a Dual CPU server... details

Yahoo to be named Altaba

IT Live: Yahoo Inc said Monday that it would rename itself Altaba Inc and Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer would step down from the board after the closing of its deal with Verizon Communications Inc. Verizon executives have said that while they see a strong strategic fit with Yahoo, they are still investigating the data breaches. Five other Yahoo directors would also resign... details

RanksTel launches lastmile gigabit network

IT Live: Private Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) operator RanksTel has launched the fastest internet in Bangladesh through its last-mile gigabit network. As the chief guest, State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim formally launched the fastest internet by RanksTel at Radission Blu Water Garden hotel in the city yesterday. Stressing on quality services and... details

UCC launches MSI 200 series motherboard

IT Live: Technology product marketing company UCC launched the MSI 200 series motherboards in Bangladesh with a colorful event at a Dhaka hotel on Thursday. UCC Head of Channel Sales Senior Assistant General Manager Shahin Mollah, Senior Product Manager Joynus Salakeen Fahad, Micro Star International (MSI) Asia Pacific Region Sales Specialist Ken Sung, Account Manager Garry Chue were,... details

ICT knowledge in reaching services to people

Live Correspondent: Speakers here stressed on acquiring more expertise and knowledge on information and communication technology (ICT) in reaching services to the people's doorsteps. The opinion came the day-long district level 'Innovation Circle and Social Media Dialogue' held at conference room of the Deputy Commissioner of Nilphamari on Monday. The Nilphamari district administration... details

PM delighted holding Walton Laptop

IT Live: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today inaugurated the month-long 22nd Dhaka International Trade Fair 2017 at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in the capital`s Agargaon area. The premier visited Walton Pavilion at the fair venue and was delighted when she held a laptop made by Walton. She praised the initiatives of manufacturing tech items inside the country. The officials of Walton who were... details

PM opens dot bangla domain

IT Live: The much-awaited dot bangla (.bangla) domain was unlocked for the people today as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated it at a function. The premier opened the dot bangla (.bangla) internet domain at a ceremony at her official Ganabhaban residence in the city this noon. State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim spoke at the function, while Information... details

PM opens met office’s “weather app”

IT Live: Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today brought its entire daily "information services" to mobile platform through a dedicated mobile application "BMD Weather App", launched by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at a ceremony at her office here. "She (PM) inaugurated the application introduced by the met office at a function at her office," premier's press secretary Ihsanul... details

8 critical things to do immediately with a new PC

  IT Live: So you’ve got a new PC. Awesome! That humble metal box is the key to a wide world of potential. It can help you with everything from juggling your finances to keeping in touch with Grandma to blowing off some steam on, uh, Steam. But a new PC isn’t like a new car; you can’t just turn a key and put the pedal to the metal. Okay, maybe you can—but you shouldn’t.... details

Facebook provides users’ info

IT Live: Facebook provides users’ information to the Bangladesh authorities for the second time upon its request about 10 users’ accounts in between January and June this year. Photo grabbed from Facebook site The Facebook authorities gave the information of nine users to the Bangladesh government after it made 10 requests between January and June this year, according to Government... details

Govt to provide cash incentive to IT exporters

IT Live: Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today said the government would provide cash incentives to IT exporters. "IT is one of the top priority sectors which is being encouraged to increase country's export earning," he said while inaugurating "Digital IT Fair-2016" as chief guest. Computer City Center (Multiplan) Shop Owners' Association in city's Elephant Road organized the... details