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· August, 2016

Stories about Bangladesh from August, 2016

30 August 2016

There's Finally a Programming Language in Bengali Script, Thanks to ‘Potaka’

"We have been looking forward to a coding language in Bengali for a long time. Why should our higher learning and computer learning be in a foreign language?"

25 August 2016

Netizen Report: Bangladesh and Ethiopia Flip the Switch on Internet as Political Tensions Rise

Advox

Web blocking continues to plague Bangladesh and Ethiopia, Peru drops US $22 million on spyware, and sharing just might become a crime in Colombia.

11 August 2016

Through Photography, This Bangladesh Pilot Is Sharing One Hell of a View of His Country

"I am an aviator by profession and photography is my passion. I do try to show my motherland from the air, sharing the amazing, breathtaking landscapes with everyone I know."

4 August 2016

Bangladesh Shuts Down the Internet, Then Orders Blocking of 35 News Websites

Advox

“As part of the ongoing exercise, all sorts of Internet connections will be suspended for a short period anytime at any place in the country.”