How to turn on earthquake alerts on your phone

An earthquake of an alarming 5.2 magnitude jolted certain parts of Bangladesh around 9:35 am on December 2, 2023. While it may not be possible to accurately predict earthquakes, you can stay aware about ongoing earthquakes using your phone by enabling 'earthquake alerts' in your phone's settings. Here is how you can turn on the feature.

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Here’s how to find your Spotify Wrapped

As the year draws to a close, Spotify Wrapped has become a much-anticipated annual tradition for music enthusiasts. This feature of Spotify compiles a comprehensive summary of your musical journey throughout the year, presented in vibrant and engaging graphics. From top songs to unique listening habits, Spotify Wrapped offers users an insightful reflection of their year in music.

1d ago

Degree or coding skills not a must to get hired by Apple: Tim Cook

In a recent interview, Tim Cook provided insights into the qualities he deems essential for prospective employees. Beyond the conventional requirements of degrees and coding skills, Cook emphasised the significance of collaboration, inquisitiveness, and creativity. Looking to get into Apple? You would do well to cultivate these traits.

4d ago

Things you need to know before buying Intel motherboards

When it comes to building or upgrading your PC, the motherboard you choose plays a pivotal role in determining your system's performance and capabilities. Whether you're eyeing a 14th Gen, 13th Gen, or 12th Gen Intel CPU, these are some of the key things you need to know before buying an Intel motherboard for your PC.

1w ago

How to update your birth certificate online

A birth certificate is a vital document, often required for various official purposes. Inaccuracies in birth certificates can lead to complications during verification processes. Fortunately, birth certificates can now be updated online, a service which includes options for adding both English and Bangla names, photo attachments, and more. This guide explains how to update your birth certificate online.

2w ago

How to choose the right Intel motherboard for your PC

Selecting the right motherboard is crucial for optimising Intel CPU performance. Depending on your needs, whether you're focused on gaming, content creation, or cost efficiency, there's a motherboard out there that perfectly suits your requirements. Read on to find out about our recommendations of motherboards for 14th-gen Intel processors as well as their compatibility with 13th-gen unlocked CPUs.

2w ago

What to do if your Facebook account is hacked?

In case you feel someone else has gained access to your Facebook account, don't panic! There are several steps you can take to recover your account and get it back. Let's take a look at some of the most important things you should consider doing just in case you think your Facebook account has been compromised in any way.

3w ago

Cybersecurity awareness month: A spotlight on emerging threats and strategies 

In the face of sophisticated cyber threats like phishing, ransomware, supply chain attacks, and complex attacks that are often targeted and live, organisations can no longer afford to handle cybersecurity without the support of a trusted vendor.

3w ago

How to file your income tax online

Like the previous few years, you can electronically file your income tax return from home in this Tax Year (2023-2024). Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to file your taxes online.

4w ago

What is TakaPay card and how does it work?

TakaPay is Bangladesh's inaugural local currency card, recently unveiled by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. But what exactly is TakaPay? Let's explore this payment system and its potential benefits, including the card's practical aspects and an overview of what it is and how it works.

Here's how you can make audio/video calls on X, formerly Twitter

X, the social media platform formerly known as Twitter, has officially begun rolling out their brand-new audio and video calling feature. As per X, the feature is currently available on iOS but is being planned to be released on Android soon. Find out how you can use this new feature.

How to avoid 'Your account has been reported' Facebook scam

One malicious phishing scam that has recently become quite common is the 'Violations detected on your page' or 'Your account has been reported' fake message on Facebook, which deceives users into giving away their personal information. Here is a quick guide on what this scam is and how you can avoid it. 

How to speed up your old computer

For desktops and laptops, not maintaining proper everyday care can significantly fasten their ageing process. However, even if your old computer is feeling sluggish and unresponsive, there are a few tweaks and upgrades you could do to optimise its speed and make it run smoother.

Things you need to know before buying a new graphics card

When buying a new graphics card, words like ‘clock speed,’ ‘memory bandwidth,’ ‘GPU architecture’, and complex naming schemes might catch you off-guard. Worry not, we will provide you with all the know-how you need to get started on your brand new graphics card purchase.

iPhone 15 Pro vs. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5: Which one should you pick?

Apple's latest offering, the iPhone 15 Pro, boasts a series of enhancements over its predecessors, including a redesigned aesthetic and the introduction of the Dynamic Island. Meanwhile, Samsung's Galaxy Z Flip 5 showcases a captivating display, innovative design, and commendable battery life. With both smartphones now retailing at similar price points, this comparison aims to guide potential buyers in making an informed decision.

Car modification 101: What to know before revamping your ride

The excitement of owning your first car often comes with an itch to personalise it. Whether your goal is to improve performance or simply to make a style statement, the world of car modifications offers endless possibilities. However, the sheer number of options available can be overwhelming for beginners. In this article, we outline some of the most effective and beginner-friendly modifications that enhance both aesthetics and drivability.

How to save your smartphone from hackers

Smartphones have become an indispensable companion in our daily lives. Therefore, it is important to prioritise its security. Let's learn how to protect your smartphone from hacking.

How to identify real and fake iPhones

iPhones have a universal appeal, and many people dream of owning one, regardless of their profession.

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