• Bandwidth use still in slow lane

    Daily Dhaka Times: The use of bandwidth rose nearly 50 percent to 136 gigabits per second (Gbps) in June, compared to December, but industry experts say the growth is much lower than expected. The government failed to develop infrastructure to boost internet connectivity that restricted users only to social media sites, messaging services and some […]

  • Telcos’ investments lowest in five years

    Daily Dhaka Times: Investment by mobile phone operators in Bangladesh hit a five-year low though the sector’s revenue has grown substantially every year. However, the investment figures for fiscal 2012-13 and 2013-14 were higher due to 3G and 2G spectrum fees paid by the operators at that time. The telcos then had to pour money […]

  • Online schooling in a village in Pirojpur

    Daily Dhaka Times: The Pattashi Janakalyan Secondary School and College, a remote educational academy, located at Zia Nagar upazila of Pirojpur district, started online schooling system through its website on Thursday. The website (www.pjkssc.edu.bd) will offer online schooling along side with basic information of the academy and students at all. Environment and Forest affairs Minister […]

  • Banglalink’s Boi Ghor to Change our Reading Habits

    Daily Dhaka Times: For the first time in Bangladesh, Banglalink has launched a unique app for its customers called “Boi Ghor”, the first ever android based mobile Bangla eBook app. Through this app customers can download a variety of Bangla books on their mobile phone and read them anytime and anywhere for free. This unique digital […]

  • Viber Public Chats gets immense popularity in Bangladesh

    Daily Dhaka Times: Viber Public Chats, a new mobile platform allowing users to follow a wide range of celebrities, personalities and brands, has gained immense popularity in Bangladesh. The platform has been introduced by Viber, the leading mobile communications app offering free messaging and HD-quality calls. Launched in November 2014, Viber Public Chats allow users […]

  • Internet growth slows; most people still offline: UN

    Daily Dhaka Times: Growth in the number of people with access to the Internet is slowing, and more than half the world’s population is still offline, the United Nations Broadband Commission said on Monday. Internet access in rich economies is reaching saturation levels but 90 percent of people in the 48 poorest countries have none, […]

  • Move to sell bandwidth at 65.6 times lower rate!

    Daily Dhaka Times: The government has approved a deal to sell a chunk of unused bandwidth to an Italian company at a price 65.6 times lower than the market rate. It was done without proper bidding or offering local players an option to buy it. Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Ltd or BSCCL received a go-ahead […]

  • Symphony Brings ZV Pro

    Daily Dhaka Times: Symphony brought a new handset model ZV Pro. ZV Pro comes with a 5” HD AMOLED display with resolution of 1280 X 720 pixels. The ZV Pro sports a 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP wide angle front-facing camera. This smartphone also equipped with an Octa Core processor clocked at […]

  • Skype service taken offline by network problems

    Daily Dhaka Times: A problem with Skype’s status system has meant many people are currently unable to use the service. Reports about Skype being unavailable started at about 09:00 BST on Monday morning in the UK. In a statement, Skype-owner Microsoft said it had “detected an issue with the status settings” on Skype that show […]

  • Grameenphone’s safe internet guidebook for parents launched

    Dhaka Times: Grameenphone today launched ‘Safe Internet’ Parents Guidebook published by Telenor Group to facilitate informed use of the Internet by children. The guidebook was launched at Agrani School & College in Azimpur. The launch was part of the continuous endeavor undertaken by Grameenphone to spread awareness among parents and children regarding safe use of […]


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