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Facebook exec says he didn’t agree with his provocative memo

Facebook exec says he didn’t agree with his provocative memo

Facebook executive Andrew Bosworth says he didn’t agree with a provocative memo leaked to Buzzfeed in which he describes the company’s mentality to grow and connect people at all costs. Bosworth, who goes by “Boz,” said on Twitter Thursday that he didn’t agree with the post even when he wrote it — rather, he meant


Beware the smart toaster

On the internet, the adage goes, nobody knows you’re a dog. That joke is only 15 years old, but seems as if it is from an entirely different era. Once upon a time the internet was associated with anonymity; today it is synonymous with surveillance. Not only do modern technology companies know full well you’re

Facebook Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower

BlackBerry and SandRidge climb while Facebook dips

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Oracle Corp., down $4.90 to $47.05 Analysts were disappointed with the software maker’s third quarter sales and its fourth-quarter forecasts. SandRidge Energy Inc., up 17 cents to $14.26 The energy company rejected a buyout offer from Midstates Petroleum but said it will consider other offers. Facebook Inc.,


AMTOB strongly supports effective launch of MNP service

A working committee of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC), mobile operators and Mobile number portability (MNP) licensee is working together to finalise a consumer friendly MNP process. As soon as the workable MNP process is finalised, the MNP licensee in collaboration with all the related stakeholders will launch the service within a significant reasonable timeframe


Now BTRC mulling over 5G

Amid the introduction of fourth generation (4G) mobile phone service in the country last month, Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) is now mulling over going for most advanced 5G service as soon as possible. The telecom regulator has started thinking about running the ground work to adopt necessary policy and preparation to introduce the super