Hamza Zakir

Platonist. Humanist. Unusually edgy sometimes.


1143  stories by Hamza Zakir

PIA draws more ridicule by hosting upside-down entertainment screens

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) used to be an unstoppable force in the world of aviation and in-flight passenger satisfaction,...

Mar 22 ·>

YouTube Kids features disturbing and inappropriate content, report

You never know who to trust nowadays, and that’s largely true for the kid-friendly version of YouTube. While it...

Mar 22 ·>

Impostors pose as CIA agents to steal Bitcoins in new blackmail scheme

If you thought that 2017’s crypto sextortion scam was the most creative form of amassing Bitcoins illegally, you clearly...

Mar 21 ·>

Samsung Galaxy A40 arrives with 25MP front camera and Infinity-U display

One would have thought that Samsung is satisfied with the release of the alluring S10 series as well as...

Mar 20 ·>

Apple updates iMac with 8th and 9th generation Intel core processors

Apple announced today that its iMac lineup has been upgraded with 8th and 9th generation Intel Core processors in...

Mar 20 ·>

Leaked Galaxy Fold video shows Samsung’s foldable phone in detail

While Samsung has obviously tried its best to keep its upcoming foldable phone under wraps for as long as...

Mar 20 ·>

iPhone 11 to feature a rectangular tri-camera arrangement

Back in January, the popular smartphone leaks and renders source OnLeaks revealed for the first time that the upcoming...

Mar 18 ·>

Google Docs is the most popular chatting app among students

Facebook Messenger? No. WhatsApp? Hardly. Sneaky paper notes? Far from it. The hottest medium for chatting in a classroom...

Mar 15 ·>

NVIDIA to acquire American-Israeli chipmaker for $6.9 billion

As the world hurtles towards ever greater peaks of artificial intelligence, the need to process increasingly massive amounts of...

Mar 11 ·>

Man spends a whole week in virtual reality, here’s what happened to him

Most of us complain about the reality of the world that we live in, and moan about its boring...

Mar 11 ·>

Low-cost Chinese smartphones infiltrate the Pakistani market

Cheap Chinese smartphones have been the norm in Pakistan, especially in the interior areas. While overall mobile usage in...

Mar 5 ·>

These are the 7 best crypto mobile wallets for 2019

Ever since the enigmatic Satoshi Nakamoto devised the first blockchain, cryptocurrency has permeated our lives to the point of...

Mar 4 ·>

QS Subject Rankings for 2019 are out: here’s how Pakistani universities fared

The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject has long been our primary yardstick for comparing universities. Considering...

Mar 3 ·>