8 reasons why Patari Music is an opportunity missed by Telenor and…

As I write this opinion, I am listening to one of my favorite childhood song — Chahat by Ali Haider […]

Publish date:January 17, 2017

Beyond Black Friday: Why Pakistan needs its own indigenous online shopping festival

Sometime around the 1930s, retailers in America began offering big discounts the day after Thanksgiving. Over time, this particular day […]

Publish date:January 3, 2017

IT and Medical Science together form the future

Scores of years ago, physicians, doctors and other medical professionals were the only ruling body in the realm of healthcare. […]

Publish date:December 29, 2016

Pakistani Entrepreneurs, this is why you should go and explore Silicon Valley

I went to see and discover Silicon Valley (no, not the HBO one, the real one) in October 2016 and […]

Publish date:December 20, 2016
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The Internet of Things could revitalize Pakistan’s IT Industry

With countless applications both in the industrial and commercial sphere, IOT devices are becoming a go-to option for most technophiles. […]

Publish date:December 19, 2016

You don’t assure quality by testing

IT world is predominantly under the impression that software testing is the engine that drives software quality. Developers often feel […]

Publish date:November 23, 2016

The Game of DTH license auction in Pakistan

Following the government’s announcement of going forward with the Direct to Home (DTH) license auction, the Cable Operators Federation (COF) […]

Publish date:November 22, 2016
Daraz Black Friday

The pathetic state of ecommerce in Pakistan

Ecommerce industry has evolved over the last couple of years which is a great and much-needed step towards digitization in […]

Publish date:November 21, 2016
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How One Startup from Pakistan is Disrupting the Real Estate Industry through…

Real estate crowd-funding is a relatively new phenomenon in the world. In Pakistan, it is an entirely new concept and […]

Publish date:November 3, 2016

Inside a Founder’s Mind: Mudassir Sheikha Co-founder and MD of Careem

Is Skype really a good tool to probe anyone’s mind, let alone Mudassir Sheikha’s? A USC and Stanford alumni, involved […]

Publish date:September 19, 2016

4 reasons I think Uber’s surge pricing makes sense

Being a Pakistani citizen, you might have a very good idea about the condition of public transport in Pakistan. There is […]

Shaoor Munir
Shaoor Munir
Publish date: September 10, 2016

Gmail Advertising Stats for India, Pakistan & Sri Lanka

Gmail can arguably be termed as the most popular and most handy email service nowadays. Even though Google was quite […]

Nauman Lodhi
Nauman Lodhi
Publish date: September 6, 2016

One important thing many startup founders easily ignore

A couple of days ago, I met a colleague and a mentor after 4 years. Things were very different 4 […]

Fatima Rizwan
Publish date: September 1, 2016

This is how you can be a successful ISP in Pakistan or…

Internet penetration in Pakistan has surged dramatically in recent years and will continue to do so even though there is […]

Publish date:August 17, 2016

Official Statement for our users, Shahmir Khan, CEO Travly

Dear friends, sympathizers, foes, and haters, Thank you once again for trending us all over the internet. We have thoroughly […]

Shahmir Khan
Shahmir Khan
Publish date: August 13, 2016

7 reasons you should start blogging now

Summer holidays are a good time to explore different avenues for your personal growth. Since you have a lot of […]

Fatima Rizwan
Publish date: August 3, 2016

You need to get a part-time job, the sooner the better!

I’m serious. Get a part-time job and you’ll be doing yourself a big favor. Of course, you’re not convinced by […]

Maryam Dodhy
Maryam Dodhy
Publish date: July 30, 2016

Dear hiring manager, please read this.

Dear hiring manager, congratulations! You have hired a top notch individual with a salary half of his worth. You are […]

Fatima Rizwan
Publish date: July 29, 2016

This Magic is your only hope to grow professionally fast

Let me state the conclusion first: To grow professionally you need to know magic. One magic trick in particular you need to master: […]

Ahsan Saleem
Ahsan Saleem
Publish date: July 25, 2016

How I created a hardware startup in Pakistan in 2 days and…

Approximately one year ago (April 2015), my city— Lahore— hosted Pakistan’s first IoT expo. As I was tinkering with an […]

Hammad Tariq
Hammad Tariq
Publish date: July 21, 2016

Mobilink and Warid, Mergers that kill brands

The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has approved what is the first major merger in the history of mobile telecommunications […]

Yasmin Malik
Yasmin Malik
Publish date: July 13, 2016

Channeling Energies  –  Raising Problem Solvers

Learning by doing, Plan9’s effort to promote entrepreneurship at the grass root level. Imagine being surrounded by young kids, say […]

Nabeel A. Qadeer
Nabeel A. Qadeer
Publish date: July 12, 2016
Startup Postmortem

Postmortem of My First Startup

Like many programmers and developers, I have also been inspired by the glorious entrepreneurs like Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, or […]

Publish date:July 2, 2016

ATM Skimming: A guide to keeping your ATM credentials safe

Hackers have a way to bypass everything from machines to handheld devices. They can make your security measures seem useless […]

Publish date:July 1, 2016
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The Best & Worst Of Daraz Mobile Week: A Competitive Pricing Analysis

June has been a significant month for ecommerce venture Daraz. One, their Mobile Week turned out to be massively successful, […]

Publish date:July 1, 2016