Hamza Zakir

Platonist. Humanist. Unusually edgy sometimes.

 
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Google caught red-handed stealing lyrics from a popular website

Things are already very bad for big tech in general, what with the on-going attempt to curb their power...

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Jun 18 · 1 min read >

MIT has developed a robot that can “touch and feel” objects

The state of the art in artificial intelligence keeps improving steadily, especially in the domains of image, speech and...

Jun 18 · 1 min read >

Huawei Mate 30 Pro renders have appeared online

While Huawei is certainly having a rocky year so far, what with its ongoing battle with the USA, it...

Jun 17 · 1 min read >

Trump meets with Apple CEO amidst increasingly tense relations with China

Unsurprisingly, with negotiations between the USA and China having reached a standstill, the tension between the two nations is...

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Jun 17 · 1 min read >

Punjabi is now one of the supported languages on Facebook Watch

Ever since its inception in 2017, Facebook’s video service has played an integral role in boosting user engagement on...

Jun 17 · 1 min read >
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Govt suspends tax exemption on phones brought by international travelers

For quite a while, the government had made it permissible for international travelers to have one phone registered with...

Jun 17 · 1 min read >

Pakistani Internet users are the most skeptical in the world, according to study

Pakistan might be going through a rough patch nowadays, but if there’s one thing that can be said about...

Jun 14 · 1 min read >

Trump’s anti-trust lawyers prepare to face off against tech’s “Big Four”

Makan Delrahim (left) and Joe Simons (right) The big tech quartet of Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Apple has been...

Jun 14 · 1 min read >

2020 iPhones might be the first to use the smallest and most efficient chip in the market

In this age of devices that continue to get smaller, faster and more powerful, the secret weapon is the...

Jun 14 · 1 min read >

Citibank officially invites Pakistan to international fintech competition

With fintech trends like cryptocurrency and decentralized payments applications shaping the future of our economy, it is imperative that...

Jun 14 · 1 min read >

Saudi Arabia in talks with Pakistan to invest $4 billion in solar energy project

Minister for Power and Petroleum Omar Ayub Khan has laid out a plan of economic development for Balochistan, with...

Jun 12 · 1 min read >

Huawei says Facebook applications will continue to work on its devices

Unsurprisingly, things have gone from bad to worse for Huawei as the US government continues to intensify its blacklisting...

Jun 11 · 1 min read >

Scientists are baffled by a black hole that is way smaller than they expected

We are all used to the idea of a black hole that is incomprehensibly massive and inexplicably powerful, resting...

Jun 11 · 1 min read >