20h ago| TOGGLE

The chips are down: why there's a semiconductor shortage

A shortage of semiconductors has sent shockwaves through the global economy, squeezing supplies of everything from cars to headphones. The dearth of chips has exposed the modern world's...

20h ago| TOGGLE

Spanish engineers extract drinking water from thin air

A Spanish company has devised a system to extract drinking water from thin air to supply arid regions where people are in desperate need.

3d ago| TOGGLE

Walton launches Primo ZX4

Walton has launched its new flagship smartphone with a 64-megapixel rear Penta camera (five-sensor camera) set-up.  Besides, there is a 32-megapixel selfie camera on the front. The phone sports...

1w ago| TOGGLE

Smart cards and robots: Saudi Arabia's 'digital hajj'

Thirty years ago, it took Egyptian pilgrim Ibrahim Siam several hours to track down his children when they went missing in crowds of worshippers during the hajj in Saudi Arabia. Fast forward to the...

1w ago| TOGGLE

CD Projekt studio releases The Witcher monster-hunting mobile game

The Pokemon-style game is based on the Witcher medieval fantasy series, where players hunt foul creatures in experience story-driven quests. It was developed by CD Projekt's studio Spokko and...

1w ago| TOGGLE

Record sales of sacrificial animals on Digital Haat

The government's digital cattle market launched this year, www.digitalhaat.net, has seen a record sale this year worth 2,424 crore BDT. According to the latest data from digitalhaat.net, a...

2w ago| TOGGLE

Facebook says $1 bn to be spent boosting creators

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday said that the internet titan will pour $1 billion into programs for creators of popular content at the social network through 2022.

2w ago| TOGGLE

After conquering Earth, Bezos eyes new frontier in space

Jeff Bezos sets his sights on a new frontier in space in the coming days after building a gargantuan business empire that has in many ways conquered the Earth. His journey into space aboard a...

2w ago| Tech Tips

Online platforms to buy sacrificial animals for Eid-ul-Azha

Every year the cattle market gets the spotlight during Eid-ul-Azha, the holy festival of sacrifice. However, the situation for such a market is quite different due to the Covid-19 pandemic since...

Vivo launches V21e in Bangladesh

Vivo has launched its new V21e in Bangladesh.

3w ago| TOGGLE

Webinar arranged by realme on expectations from the 5G ecosystem

A webinar titled “5G For All: Expectations From the 5G Ecosystem” was recently organised by The Daily Star to discuss different aspects related to 5G technology.

You can now download a Windows 11 preview, here's how

Microsoft is releasing the first preview build of Windows 11 to the public. Windows Insiders can now download the Windows 11 preview (build 22000.51), which includes a redesigned Microsoft Store.