Tech

Coronavirus: Twitter tells staff to work from home

Agency, 3 March : Twitter has told its employees to work from home to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. In a blog post, the social media giant said…

3 months

Twitter to remove inactive accounts and free up usernames

Agency, 27 November : Twitter will begin deleting accounts that have been inactive for more than six months, unless they log in before an 11 December deadline. The cull will include…

6 months

Elon Musk’s SpaceX launches 60 Starlink internet satellites

Agency, 13 November : SpaceX sent another 60 satellites into orbit on Monday, one of many such launches the company hopes to conduct over the next year as it works to…

7 months

Ex-Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia

Agency, 7 November : Two former employees of Twitter have been charged in the US with spying for Saudi Arabia. The charges, unsealed on Wednesday in San Francisco, allege that…

7 months

Twitter to ban all political advertising

Agency, 31 October : Twitter is to ban all political advertising worldwide, saying that the reach of such messages "should be earned, not bought". "While internet advertising is incredibly powerful…

7 months

Apple unveils new iPhone 11 series

Agency, 11 September : Apple has launched its latest iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max featuring new cameras, improved screens, faster processors and longer battery life.…

9 months

Nepal Telecom expands services to remote areas

Khandbari, 21 August : Nepal Telecom has erected four additional BTS towers in far-flung area of Sankhuwasabha. With the installation of towers, people from remote and inaccessible areas have found…

10 months

Telecom services disrupted in three districts

Khotang, 9 August : All the services of Nepal Telecom have disrupted in three districts of State-1, including Khotang. Namaste mobile, landline telephone and ADSL service of the Nepal Telecom…

10 months

US launches inquiry into French plan to tax tech giants

Agency, 11 July : US President Donald Trump has ordered an investigation into France's planned tax on tech giants - a move that could result in retaliatory tariffs. "The United…

11 months

UK warned over sending ‘bad signal’ to China

Agency, 13 June : China's ambassador to the UK has warned that excluding Huawei from Britain's 5G network "sends a very bad signal". Speaking to BBC's Newsnight, Liu Xiaoming said Chinese…

12 months