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China now powered by world’s largest floating solar plant

China now powered by world’s largest floating solar plant

China’s floating solar plant left behind floating farms in India and Australia The largest floating solar power plant in the world just officially went operational in China. The floating termed as the Chinese government’s latest achievement in its ongoing effort to lead the world in renewable energy adoption. Floating plant is Located in the city of Huainan, Chinese province Anhui, an area ... Read More »

Pakistan’s first free Mobile wallet SimSim gets approval from State Bank

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SimSim is working under the collaboration between FINJA and FINCA Microfinance Bank Limited SimSim Mobile Wallet App has received regulatory approval from the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on 12th May, 2017. The approval was granted under the Branchless Banking Regulation framework formulated by SBP. SimSim is a mobile-wallet application, a product of FINJA Pvt Limited in association with FINCA ... Read More »

New ‘Judy’ Malware hits over 36 million handsets. How to protect your device?

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Checkpoint reported 41 infected apps developed by Korea-based Kiniwini  There’s a fresh threat of Android malware, originally discovered by researchers at Check Point last week, malware apparently infecting Android phones This new malware campaign called ‘Judy’ has reportedly engulfed a large part of Google and Play store. It’s currently believed that upwards of 36.5 million Android devices may have already been infected. ... Read More »

Pakistan launches its first Artificial Intelligence incubator

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VC Information Technology University Pakistan’s first “ADDO AI” incubator in Lahore Pakistan’s first Artificial Intelligence Advisory and Incubator, ADDO AI Pakistan has been launched on Thursday at Information Technology University, Lahore. The first project of Singapore based artificial intelligence incubator’s launch in Lahore, the AI incubator will also connect Pakistan with Singapore’s AI startups. Dubai and Mumbai launching will be made ... Read More »

PayPal and AliPay to be launched in Pakistan soon

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Pakistan opening up to online payment systems like PayPal and AliPay As international investors seeks to deploy their business in Pakistan’s market especially in China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Pakistan government realised the absence of e-commerce payment gateways in Pakistan. IT minister Anusha Rehman said Pakistan is set to invite global online payment giants PayPal and Alibaba to offer their services ... Read More »

EU fines Facebook $122 million over ‘misleading’ WhatsApp takeover

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Facebook fine became third social media’s penalty in Europe within a week Facebook has been fined by the European Commission for “providing misleading information” during its 2014 acquisition of WhatsApp. The European Commission called it a “proportionate and deterrent fine”. European Union’s competition commissioner Margarethe Vestager said that Facebook had falsely claimed it was technically impossible to automatically combine user information from ... Read More »

KP Launches Digital Strategy at Digital Youth Summit 2017

KP Launches Digital Strategy at Digital Youth Summit 2017

Digital Youth Summit is joint initiative of KP-ITB and World Bank which is powered by Jazz Khyber Pakhtunkhwa unveiled its Digital Strategy during the fourth Digital Youth Summit (DYS) 2017 to empower regional youth with skills, access, and markets exposure to opportunities in the digital economy. The Digital Youth Summit (DYS) is a technology conference and startup expo that takes place ... Read More »

MoIT encourages women by introducing ‘work from home’ policy

MoIT encourages women by introducing ‘work from home policy’

Policy offers female employees to work more conveniently and productively, Minster IT Anusha Rehman Currently, world has become a global village with the rapid growth in the field of Information & Technology. Pakistan’s Ministry of Information Technology has taken an encouraging initiative after launching “Work from Home Policy” for female employees. Minister for Information Technology & Telecom Anusha Rehman unveiled ... Read More »

WhatsApp new feature will let you pin your favourites chats on top

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User press the favorite chat and selects the Pin symbol from the prompt list WhatsApp, most popular smartphone messaging application with over 1.2 billion users has reportedly been testing a feature that allows users to pin conversations with their favorite contacts to the top to the Chats tab. Most of the times during WhatsApp chats the important contact may get ... Read More »

Jazz launches ride-hailing service ‘mLift’ in twin cities

Jazz launches ride-hailing service ‘mLift’

Jazz’s ride-hailing service is currently an exclusive service for Jazz customer but will be available for all after launch of the app After the successful launch of global ride-hailing companies, Uber and Careem in Pakistan, now he largest telecommunication company in Pakistan, Jazz, has launched its own ride-hailing service. Jazz’s ride-hailing service is called “mLift’ will connect rider with drivers over IVR or ... Read More »

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