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Sindh Police To Use Drones To Locate Robbers in Forests and Remote Areas

Drones are no more used only as killing machines. They are being used for pizza deliveries, farming, surveys and plenty of other constructive purposes. Fortunately, Pakistan has also started seeing the soft side of drones. In a recent development, Sindh Police has announced that it will deploy drones to track down bandits and robbers in…

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5 days ago

How-To Guides

How can Pakistani’s fill the W8-BEN form

Developers or freelancers who work with U.S clients will often get asked to fill out the W8-BEN form. Since the IRS website can be a bit wordy, here’s an explanation for what the form is, who needs to fill it out, and how you can go about doing that. What is the W-8BEN The Form W8-BEN,…

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How can Pakistani’s fill the W8-BEN form

1 week ago

News

Samsung Promises Wireless Charging Feature in Galaxy S6

Samsung is teasing its next flagship, Galaxy S6 on Twitter these days with short videos, giving an idea about some fabulous features we can expect in the much anticipated device that could land the market this summer. In a recent teaser, Samsung shows a large lightning bolt sign which is used to show mobile charging….

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1 week ago

Startup Advice

3 UX Design Tips Startups Can Implement Today

Designing a great user experience means finding the perfect balance between creativity, usability, accessibility and simplicity. Whether you are developing a handheld device or creating a web application, the fundamental principles governing your design designs are usually going to be the same, since the end goal is always to provide an engaging experience for the…

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3 UX Design Tips Startups Can Implement Today

2 weeks ago

Digital Living

How to Use Multiple iTunes Accounts on a Single Device

More and more families are facing this common issue. How do you use multiple iTunes accounts on one laptop or computer? When you, your spouse, and your kids all have iPods, iPads or iPhones, you’re going to end up with libraries getting mixed up. No one wants to have their child’s music uploaded to their…

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How to Use Multiple iTunes Accounts on a Single Device

2 weeks ago

Business

PayPal Payment Alternatives for Pakistani Freelancers

One of the toughest parts of being a freelancer from Pakistan is the lack of Paypal as a payment option. I’ve personally come across many jobs/clients that specifically say they can only pay through Paypal. In fact, many US-based clients cannot understand how payment through Paypal is simply not an option for us Pakistanis. What…

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2 weeks ago

Entrepreneurship

5 Stats that Tell the Story of Pakistan’s Tech and Business Future

In 2013, TechinAsia gave a great rundown of tech statistics showing the rapid growth and change that foreshadowed Pakistan’s tech and business future. Since then, things have only accelerated for Pakistani entrepreneurs, business organizations, startups, freelancers, and everyone who’s been sucked in to the whirlwind of growth, leadership, and development. Connectivity It all started with…

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2 weeks ago

Digital Living

Dissecting Pakistan’s Most Successful Kickstarter Campaign

Gone are the days when raising money could only be done in one’s neighborhood, a finite location with a limited impact. Nowadays, thanks to globalization, technology, and the power of a good story, one of the best – and perhaps fairest – fundraising techniques of all time is possible. Of course, I’m talking about crowdfunding….

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Dissecting Pakistan's Most Successful Kickstarter Campaign

2 weeks ago

Technology

PTA Vision 2025: Smart Cities, Contactless Payments, 5G, Connected Transport Coming to Pakistan

Pakistani Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has announced that mobile broadband users in Pakistan are expected to cross the mark of 47 million by 2020 and 79 million by 2025. These flabbergasting numbers show the rapid growth in the Pakistani telecom sector after the launch of 3G and 4G technologies. PTA revealed these stats in Vision 2025…

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3 weeks ago

Apps

Phone to Ride: Carpooling and Taxi Apps in Pakistan

The days of getting out and hailing a cab or coordinating manually to carpool are far behind us – multiple apps and businesses are working to bring that process to your phone. These include the famed local start-up “Savaree”, Rocket Internet’s Tripda and Easy Taxi, as well as the good old Metrocab. Savaree Savaree is a homegrown carpooling…

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