Hamza Zakir

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Elon Musk is Time’s Person of the Year for 2021

He is the richest man in the world. He is the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX – two companies...

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Dec 14 ·>

USF approves high-speed internet service projects worth Rs11.5 billion

The Universal Service Fund (USF) Board has approved a total of ten projects worth Rs11.5 billion to provide high-speed...

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Dec 13 ·>

Karachi IT Park to feature 210 companies and over 8000 employees

The Information Technology (IT) Park, which is being developed in Karachi with a price tag of Rs31 billion, is...

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Dec 13 ·>
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Electric vehicles proposed for school transport in Pakistan

Journeys to school might just get greener, as recommendations have been put forward by concerned authorities calling for the...

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Dec 10 ·>

Cybersecurity is “first defence line of any country”: President Arif Alvi

Expounding upon the importance of cybersecurity, President Arif Alvi on Tuesday said that it has become the very first...

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Dec 8 ·>

Govt to launch National AI Policy soon: IT Minister

The recent string of cyber threats and attacks seem to have stirred the government into action. After approving the...

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Dec 6 ·>

Pakistan can save $1 billion with this modern battery technology, claims startup

According to details revealed by the Energy and Automation (ENA) Director Faisal Murad, a local startup has come up...

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Dec 6 ·>

‘Maker Lab’ inaugurated at National Library of Pakistan to promote STEM

In a development that spells great news for the future of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) in the...

Nov 30 ·>

New leak reveals the name and launch date of Oppo’s first foldable phone

We finally have an idea of what Oppo’s answer to Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold will be. According to a...

Nov 29 ·>

PUBG Mobile developer Tencent suspended from launching apps by China

Chinese tech behemoth Tencent, which is best known for developing the world-famous PUBG Mobile as well as applications like...

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Nov 29 ·>

“NADRA’s data has been compromised, it has been hacked”: FIA official’s statement

Disclaimer: The following story, originally reported by Dawn, has since been “categorically denied” by the Federal Investigation Agency. You...

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Nov 26 ·>

International firms eager to invest in Pakistan: President Arif Alvi

President Arif Alvi has recently stressed on the importance of producing skilled human resources in the country so that...

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Nov 26 ·>
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PM Imran Khan meets CEOs of Daraz and Veon, talks about potential of IT in Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday met with prominent figures in the worlds of information technology and e-commerce to...

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Nov 25 ·>