Tuesday, 27 October, 2020

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By Ziauddin Khandoker On Thursday, July 9th, 2020

Walton launches new affordable smartphone

currentnews Bangladeshi handset maker Walton has released its new smartphone that features a large screen with triple rear cameras. Named as ‘Primo N4’, the handset is available in two versions of 4GB RAM-64GB More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Bill Gates blames social media for misinformation about coronavirus

currentnews Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has partly laid the blame on social media companies such as Facebook and Twitter, saying they can do better at kerbing the spread of misinformation about coronavirus. “Can More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Sunday, June 21st, 2020

AI tech to be used for improving civic services: Palak

currentnews State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Zunaid Ahmed on Saturday said the government has taken a plan to use artificial intelligence (AI) technology to make civic services More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Cellphone to track corona-infected persons

affected areas using digital maps currentnews The government has started tracking coronavirus infected persons and identifying virus-affected areas by using digital maps. Using these digital maps, the mobile operators More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Pluto is a planet: Nasa

currentnews Pluto’s status as a planet has once again been called into question after the head of Nasa said he believed the celestial body to be a planet, reports The Independent. Speaking at the First Robotics More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Facebook shuts dozens of Myanmar social media accounts

currentnews Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to “manipulate or corrupt public debate”, reports Reuters. The More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Black hole gobbles up neutron star, causing ripples in space and time

currentnews In the same decade when gravitational waves and a neutron star merger have been observed, astronomers have now observed what they believe to be the first detection of a black hole swallowing a neutron More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Friday, December 14th, 2018

Solar boat on waterways on the cards

  currentnews.com.bd   The government has adopted a plan to introduce solar-powered passenger boats on the waterways aiming to check water pollution, provide a safe home to aquatic species and enhance More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

News on Bangabandhu satellite missing a rumour

    currentnews.com.bd   The rumour identification and prevention cell of the government today ruled out the news of the disappearance of ‘Bangabandhu-1 satellite’, saying that it was a rumour. The More...

By On Thursday, November 15th, 2018

NASA wants people on Mars within 25 years

   Currentnews.com.bd Deadly radiation from the cosmos, potential vision loss, and atrophying bones are just some of the challenges scientists must overcome before any future astronaut can set foot on Mars, More...