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Apple and Google join 6G alliance to avoid repeat of China’s 5G domination

Apple and Google have become the newest members of an industry group working on 6G technology. The group, called...

Nov 18 · 1 min read >

Janssen begins final stage trials of COVID-19 vaccine in UK

The UK will become the first country to start final stage trials of a coronavirus vaccine developed by pharma...

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Nov 17 · 58 sec read >

Pakistani madrassa students qualify for finals of Turkish tech competition

Often times, students studying in madrassas in Pakistan are thought to only possess Islamic knowledge. They often fall behind...

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Jul 24 · 1 min read >

Amazon acquires autonomous vehicle startup Zoox for $1.2 billion

Amazon has announced it is acquiring self-driving car startup Zoox in a deal estimated to be worth $1.2 billion...

Jun 28 · 1 min read >

Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth takes $7.2 billion hit as more companies join Facebook ad boycott

Mark Zuckerberg has seen a $7.2 billion decline in his net worth as Facebook shares fell 8.3% on Friday...

Jun 28 · 56 sec read >

Saudi Arabia owns a majority stake in Tesla rival Lucid Motors

According to an email by the company’s lawyers, Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund owns more than half of Lucid...

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Jun 27 · 1 min read >

Digital Pakistan linked company faces conflict of interest concerns over appointment of leadership

As reported by Dawn, the Digital Pakistan Foundation is facing transparency concerns over having Ms. Tania Aidrus on its...

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Jun 27 · 1 min read >

Unilever will stop advertising on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the rest of 2020

International consumer goods conglomerate Unilever announced on Friday that it will stop all ad spending with social media giants...

Jun 27 · 1 min read >

Apple expected to launch cheaper 4G only models of the iPhone 12

Everyone expects Apple to finally get on the 5G bandwagon with this year’s iPhone 12. However, rumors suggest the...

Jun 27 · 1 min read >

PIA grounds 150 pilots with ‘dubious licenses’

Pakistan International Airlines has disclosed that it is grounding around 150 pilots on the basis of holding dubious licenses....

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Jun 27 · 51 sec read >

MIT Dream Lab is building devices to let us hack our own dreams

Researchers at MIT Dream Lab are developing a device that will let us interact with, and even control what...

Jun 26 · 1 min read >

CERN is planning to build a $23 billion 100-kilometer long super-collider

The CERN Council recently approved plans to build a super-collider measuring 100-km in circumference. The huge particle collider is...

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Jun 26 · 1 min read >

A simple light bulb could be used to eavesdrop on conversations using this new technique

Researchers at Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and the Weizmann Institute of Science have developed a way to...

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Jun 25 · 1 min read >