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2 weeks ago

Digital Living

The Plight of Home-Based Workers in Pakistan

They’ve been referred to as “invisible workers,” or Pakistan’s unrepresented working class. While the concept was once rare or completely unheard of in most parts of Pakistan, home-based work is now gaining ground as new opportunities arise in the production and manufacturing industry. According to HomeNet Pakistan, a group of organizations that push for improvements in workers’…

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3 weeks ago

Digital Living

Buying Apparel Online: What Are Your Options?

If you want to buy clothes online in Pakistan, there is not only a wide variety of options in terms of independent and outlet websites, you can also find products from different price levels, from small boutiques to large collections, from national level brands to names you would not have heard of. For a lot…

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3 weeks ago

Digital Living

A Look at Tech/Electronics E-Commerce Stores in Pakistan

E-commerce in Pakistan has expanded manifold since its inception a few years ago. Today, we see websites selling everything from cars to property to cosmetics – the beginning however was with electronics, and specifically, with mobile phones. Early adopters saw the opportunity of selling electronics online – an easy choice as consumers have a clear…

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1 month ago

Digital Living

Pakistan’s Emerging Freelance Sector Takes Shape

There are few things more empowering and liberating than working for oneself. As the unemployment rate crept upward over the years, reaching over 5% in 2013, many Pakistanis settled into a new kind of employment – freelancing.  And by “many, we mean a lot of people. According to a 2014 report by the International Data…

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2 months ago

Brain Hacks

5 Lessons I Learned From A Month Without Internet

In October of this year, I moved from a tiny bungalow in the low-income suburbs of Kansas City, to a big old farmhouse surrounded by woods and fields. The cable lines don’t run out here, and no reputable high-speed internet provider was willing to service me anymore. Suddenly, no more Netflix!!! Not to mention that…

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2 months ago

Digital Living

Halaat-o-Meter: Kiya Halaat Bhi Kharab Hain?

Ever felt the need to be up-to-date about the conditions of a certain neighborhood in the aftermath of a protest, violent event or any other disturbance? Or find out if the traffic situation on a highway or in an area has improved since there was news about a protest on that road? Recent political activism…

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2 months ago

Digital Living

What the New iPhone 6 Means for Entrepreneurs in Pakistan

As you may have already heard, the new iPhone 6 will be available in Pakistan in a few short days. Apple has partnered with telecommunications provider, Ufone (and others), to release both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. They’re currently taking pre-orders for the phones, which will be officially released on December 11th. Of course,…

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2 months ago

Digital Living

A Round-Up of Online Grocery Stores in Pakistan

Grocery shopping is most people’s least favorite chore. Making the lists, going to the store, and then discovering half of what you need is out of stock makes me want to give up on shopping altogether. So I was pleasantly surprised when online grocery store started popping up, providing convenient solutions to major urban areas….

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2 months ago

Digital Living

Redditmade: Crowdfunding for T-Shirts?

Reddit is providing its users with a platform to move their online interests into the real world by designing t-shirts, hats, stickers and other memorabilia and then seeking support from other users to buy these products via a crowdfunding system. The launch post on Reddit said: “redditmade is a new place to turn the best…

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4 months ago

Digital Living

10 Awesome Careers That Don’t Require a College Degree

Let’s face it: college is expensive. And it isn’t getting any cheaper! Perhaps there was a time when a degree almost guaranteed you a rewarding and lucrative job. But today students are graduating thousands of dollars in debt, and then going out and competing for entry level jobs that barely pay a living wage. The…

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