Hamza Zakir

Platonist. Humanist. Unusually edgy sometimes.


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This Japanese company is betting on a giant turbine to provide “limitless clean energy”

While the world at large is facing an energy crisis, a Japanese company has been quietly tinkering away at...

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Jun 13 · >

Elon Musk secures deal to buy Twitter for $45bn to “make it better than ever”

After quite a while of swirling rumors and debates over whether the world’s richest man has any business investing...

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Apr 26 · >

COLABS raises $3 million seed to empower entrepreneurs and freelancers through its spaces and tech platform across Pakistan

COLABS, the Lahore-based startup that enables SMEs, entrepreneurs and freelancers to build and grow their businesses through its spaces...

Mar 25 · >

Twitter to remove its character limit on tweets as part of new “Twitter Articles” offering

This year has bought with it various changes across some of the mainstream social media platforms including Whatsapp, Messenger,...

Feb 7 · >

Facebook witnesses largest single-day stock crash in US history

On Thursday, shares of Facebook’s parent company, Meta, dropped by more than 26 percent in extended trading after the...

Feb 7 · >

Polish envoy calls for cooperation between Poland, Pakistan in science and tech

In an interview with APP on Saturday, Ambassador of Poland to Pakistan Maciej Pisarski said that Pakistan and Poland could enhance two-way...

Jan 10 · >

President Alvi encourages youth to capitalize on IT-based market

President Dr Arif Alvi on Sunday urged the youth to gain maximum benefits of IT-related world market that may...

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Jan 10 · >

Ericsson brings $31 million investment to Pakistan: IT Minister

Concerted efforts to attract foreign investment to Pakistan have clearly been bearing fruit, as exemplified by the recent instance...

Jan 3 · >

IT Minister announces plan to double number of software tech parks within a year

Federal Minister for IT and Telecommunication Syed Aminul Haque, during the inauguration of the Amazon Software Technology Park in...

Dec 30 · >

Pakistan’s Air Link announces distribution agreement with realme

Pakistan’s Air Link Communication Limited on Tuesday announced that it has formed a distribution agreement with Chinese smartphone manufacturer realme. ...

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Dec 28 · >

Pakistan rises to 99th position in Global Innovation Index

Pakistan comes in at 99th position out of 132 economies featured in the Global Innovation Index (GII), which is a ranking...

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Dec 28 · >

CDA to purchase drones to monitor wildlife, forests

The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has decided to acquire drone cameras for the purpose of effectively monitoring wildlife and...

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Dec 27 · >

Huawei to help set up smart classrooms in GIKI

Chinese smartphone titan Huawei will reportedly help in the establishment of smart classrooms in the Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering...

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Dec 24 · >