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Xiaomi A1 gets Android Oreo (8.0) OTA updates

Xiaomi A1 is the new addition to the Android One project of Google. The device was designed by the Chinese phone manufacturing giant, Xiaomi partnered with Google. As Google is a part of the project, the phone gets stock Android AOSP with no custom skins or UI, unlike most Mi phones. It’s a relatively cheap…
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How does Google collect live traffic data?

Recently Google has started sharing live traffic data in Dhaka. In a country like Bangladesh, believe it or not, it’s not an easy job. Bangladesh doesn’t have a traffic infrastructure which can collect traffic data, let alone process it to predict traffic patterns. But Google takes a whole new approach to solve this problem. They…
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NVIDIA GeForce2 MX 400 – Basic Overview

I was looking under my bed in my parent”s house and found out my first Graphics Card, the nVidia GeForce2 MX 400. A transparent plastic 40 mm fan screwed on top of small heat-sink which is blued on a Navy Blue PCB, an ugly red and black wire protrudes from the fan. This might not…
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How to start mining for Crypto-currency?

If you’re shopping for a new GPU, you might have noticed that the prices of most cards are rapidly increasing day by day. If you’re reading this, there is a very good chance you might already know about that. The reason behind this is the sudden increase of price in crypto-currency mining. If you’re shopping…
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HOW TO SAVE YOURSELF FROM WANNACRY

WCry, WannaCry, Wannacrypt is a ransomware. Ransomware is a type of malicious software that carries out the cryptoviral extortion attack from cryptovirology that blocks access to data until a ransom is paid and displays a message requesting payment to unlock it.

How to Save Electronic Devices from Lightning

High Voltage is one of worst enemies of our electronic devices. So, to save our devices during thunderstorm we should take some steps. I’ve tried to cover some of them.

Facebook copied Snapchat? But this isn’t the first time.

Recently for some reasons, people seems to be really hyped about Facebook copying Snapchat. But this is clearly not the first time. Let me give you some examples. The Poke app: In December 2012, Facebook tried to make a Snapchat rip-off by launching the app “Poke”. Users of the Poke app could poke each other…
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What do you need to know about password?

It’s 2017, our transistor count vs dye size graph has hit its highest numbers according to the Moore’s Law. We’ve got 22-core Xeon E5-2699V4 in the enterprise side and the beast in the game 10-core 6950X for enthusiasts. Again, the GPUs are developing at a much higher rate. Nvidia released the new Quadro P6000, the…
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1 Gigabit Internet in Bangladesh: Will it ever be available to normal consumers?

Ranks Telecom Limited is launching 1 Gbps internet in Bangladesh. My question, will it be available for normal consumers? And what will be the cost per bandwidth? The lowest priced Gigabit internet in US is provided by a company named US Internet, and it is worth whooping 65 USD (5117.12 BDT) per month. I bet…
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