Hamza Zakir

Platonist. Humanist. Unusually edgy sometimes.


785  stories by Hamza Zakir

Bitcoin assisted the Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential elections, according to investigation

President of the United States Donald Trump might have asserted throughout his tenure that he did not “collude with...

Apr 22 · 1 min read >

Uber secures a billion dollar investment for its self-driving unit

Having already filed for an initial public offering (IPO) a week ago, Uber Technologies Inc. has now taken yet...

Apr 19 · 1 min read >

Facebook to rival Apple and Google by introducing its own AI voice assistant for AR/VR products

With Google, Apple and Amazon having dominated the market for artificial intelligence-based voice assistants in the form of Google...

Apr 18 · 1 min read >

IT sub-committee intends to increase pensions for all PTCL employees

Pakistan’s national telephone and internet services provider, Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) holds an important status as the backbone...

Apr 17 · 1 min read >

Govt invites global smartphone giants to set up manufacturing plants in Haripur

With the national economy barely up to the mark in recent months, the Pakistani government has decided to take...

Apr 16 · 1 min read >
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LinkedIn introduces reaction options on its platform

Facebook may have brought reactions to the fore, but there is no reason why any other social network can’t...

Apr 16 · 1 min read >

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are finally back after experiencing global outages

You know social media means a lot to us humans when related apps manage to make the headlines just...

Apr 15 · 1 min read >
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Israeli spacecraft crashes in a failed attempt to land on the Moon

With only three countries, having achieved the feat of sending a mission to the Moon – the USA, the...

Apr 12 · 1 min read >

Apple has “lost confidence” in Intel, Huawei happy to serve 5G modems

Having made a name for itself as a pioneer of 5G technology, Huawei has an important role to play...

Apr 10 · 1 min read >

Hackers managed to keep their complex spyware hidden for five years

Spyware is inherently intriguing primarily because of the complexity that allows it to carry out its malicious plans, and...

Apr 10 · 1 min read >

Samsung considers offering the Galaxy Note 10 in two different sizes

The world’s largest smartphone manufacturer is not shy of releasing its flagship phones with an interesting twist, be it...

Apr 9 · 1 min read >

YouTube’s picture-in-picture mode to be released for non-premium users outside the US

The best thing about streaming YouTube videos on your desktop instead of on your mobile device is the ability...

Apr 9 · 1 min read >