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A social media geek, cricket nut, freelance writer and a marketing personnel. Loves writing about technology, latest products, events and cricket.

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3 weeks ago

Startup

Early this month, at the CES 2017 event, Samsung announced a $150 million startup fund to provide support to new tech companies, under the umbrella of Samsung NEXT. The company uses Samsung NEXT for different developments such as business incubation, investment procedures, partnerships, and strategies for developing new technologies. Senior Vice President of Business Development and M&A…

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3 weeks ago

News

Pakistan Bureau of Statistics has announced that Overseas Pakistanis, who have been living outside the country for more than (last) 6 months, will not be counted in the upcoming population census. The population and housing census is scheduled to take place from 15th March next month. After releasing the data on inflation at the Statistics House,…

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3 weeks ago

Entrepreneurship

While addressing an event recently, Federal Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir stated that 500,000 women will be included in Pakistan’s trade by 2020. This highlights government’s commitment to empower women by connecting them with the market. A seminar “SHE TRADES” was arranged by the Ministry of Commerce and International Trade Center (ITC). Apart from the Commerce…

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3 weeks ago

News

Social media and networking platform Facebook is keen to be like YouTube rather than Netflix, since the latter pays for the video. Primarily, Mark Zuckerberg is interested in the YouTube model since Facebook will gather ample amount of rapid video clips. Apparently, the founder of the biggest social media platform is uninterested in pouring money in long-form…

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3 weeks ago

News

In a latest development, Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has increased the monthly downloading cap for its broadband starter packages. It is relevant to state that the prices will continue to remain the same for all the packages. Moreover, a user will also be entitled to utilize the double up offer for these packages. PTCL…

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4 weeks ago

Apps

Polio-free Pakistan has been one of the major goals of health authorities in the country since decades. However, the efforts persistently failed due to trust issues by parents and failure to provide vaccination system in the remote areas of the country. Polio virus has been eradicated round the globe with only two countries still affected…

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4 weeks ago

News

Ever since Donald Trump took over the United States, he has made it a point to always be in the news – positive or negative, does not really matter, in the global community. In a latest news, Trump’s administration is raring for round no. 2 of the Muslim Ban, which is now being officially referred to as Extreme Vetting. The…

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4 weeks ago

Banking

In a latest scandal, five ZTBL officials have allegedly swindled an amount of Rs202 million from the government treasury in the name of farmers that did not exist. All the five officials of Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) were employed in Lakki Marwat branch. The names of the officials who are involved in the embezzlement scandal…

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4 weeks ago

News

As per the reports pouring in, Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication (MoITT) Pakistan is preparing to launch the relevant procedures for holding the remaining 4G spectrum auction. The notion is to conduct the auction among the telecommunication companies of Pakistan by as soon as March 2017. According to a statement offered by the Ministry…

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4 weeks ago

News

Privacy is fast evolving into an obsolete concept, all hail the current era of technology. In a latest move, instant messaging service WhatsApp is working on developing a new feature – Live Location Tracking, through which a user will be able to track the location of his contacts in real-time. Live Location Tracking The new feature on which…

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