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Dating in the time of coronavirus: Chat online, meet much later

With governments clamping down on social interactions to contain the coronavirus spread, dating sites are discouraging dates and asking users to get to know each other virtually instead.

Dating in the time of coronavirus: Chat online, meet much later

Facebook's settlement puts spotlight on 'biometric privacy'

Facebook's massive settlement in a class action case over violating a state law on how it uses facial recognition is being hailed as a watershed moment for "biometric privacy."The leading social ...

Facebook's settlement puts spotlight on 'biometric privacy'

New Facebook panel can overrule Zuckerberg

Facebook said Tuesday it has finalised its charter for its "independent oversight board," giving the panel the authority to overrule chief executive Mark Zuckerberg on questions of appropriate ...

New Facebook panel can overrule Zuckerberg

Bangladeshi female workers back from ME countries tell their tales

Having failed to endure physical and mental torture in an office in Saudi Arabia, a Bangladeshi female worker tried to escape jumping off a two-storey building and suffered severe injuries, leading ...

Bangladeshi female workers back from ME countries tell their tales

Suicide of female migrant workers

Bangladeshi migrant workers are going to the Middle East and returning home in coffins. There have also been allegations of sexual exploitation of female workers for many years. It is appalling that ...

Suicide of female migrant workers

Building bridges, real and social

He was only 12 at the time. There was a canal near his house. He had to swim down the canal to go to school every day. There was an old boat in his house that he later used to cross the canal along ...

Building bridges, real and social

Social media under intense surveillance in Pakistan

Threats, arrests, blocked accounts and restricted posts -- Big Brother is watching more closely than ever in Pakistan as authorities accelerate efforts to censor social networks, further reducing an ...

Social media under intense surveillance in Pakistan

Facebook revamp aims to foster real-world relationships

Got a crush on another Facebook user? The social network will help you connect, as part of a revamp unveiled Tuesday that aims to foster real-world relationships and make the platform a more intimate ...

Facebook revamp aims to foster real-world relationships

Internet service to be disrupted from 20 Apr to 1 May: BSCCL

An ongoing maintenance work in Cox's Bazar may slow down internet connections and cause disruptions throughout the country between 20 April and 1 May, reports UNB."Two repeaters will be replaced ...

Internet service to be disrupted from 20 Apr to 1 May: BSCCL

A timeline of Internet

On the 30th anniversary of the birth of the World Wide Web, here is a look back at the development of the internet, now used by billions of people.1969: father of the internetIn October 1969, ...

A timeline of Internet
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