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Japanese scientists discover self-healing glass

Japanese scientists discover self-healing glass

Cracked screens may be a thing of the past with this self-healing glass A chemistry researcher at the University of Tokyo, Yu Yanagisawa has made the breakthrough by chance accidentally discovered a new type of glass that can heal itself from breaks when pressed by hand at room temperature. The new glass can be pressed together by hand at room ... Read More »

UNIDO awarded five Pakistani innovators for developing clean technologies

UNIDO awarded five Pakistani innovators for developing clean technologies

The ‘Modulus Tech’ won the first prize, while runner-up prize was given to the team “Biotech” The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) under its Global Cleantech Innovation Programme (GCIP) granted 5 awards to most promising Pakistani innovators in the field of clean technologies. A graceful awards distribution ceremony was held in the capital city Islamabad to appreciate the contributions ... Read More »

Snowden’s new App turns smartphones into security systems

Snowden's new App turns smartphones into security systems

Edward Snowden just launched an app that turns any Android device into a remote security camera The National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden and activist against digital surveillance created his own security and surveillance system. It’s an open-source app designed to use a phone’s hardware into a full surveillance system and has been called Haven that aims to protect laptops ... Read More »

Apple admits slowing older iPhone

Apple admits slowing older iPhone

Apple admits it slows iPhone with older batteries to keep them alive After years of rumours, Apple has confirmed that it does indeed slow down older iPhones, a feature introduced last year to protect against problems caused by ageing batteries. The technology giant confirmed it introduced a feature to its iOS operating system last year that manages performance on the ... Read More »

NASA finds new planets and Earth-like Solar System using Artificial intelligence

NASA finds new planets and Earth -like Solar System using Artificial intelligence

Google’s AI found an overlooked exoplanet, and now our Solar System is tied for biggest The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has discovered a record-tying eighth exoplanet circling a Sun-like star using Google’s artificial intelligence (AI). Our solar system now is tied to the most number of planets around a single star, with the recent discovery of an eighth ... Read More »

Beggars in China now accepting mobile payments

Beggars in China now accepting mobile payments

Donors can pay from their mobile by scanning QR coded bowl  Chinese beggars have perfectly started making use of the technology for their work to make it more convenient and friendly for the donors. Beggers are using smartphones and QR codes as tools of the trade. If you are feeling generous, you can simply whip out your phone, scan a printed ... Read More »

PTCL envisions Pakistan’s digital transformation through Power of Public Cloud

PTCL envisions Pakistan’s digital transformation through Power of Public Cloud

PTCL has been at the forefront of introducing ICT related services in Pakistan and decided to implement a local Cloud Infrastructure in 2017 Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation Limited (PTCL) held a seminar on “The Power of Public Cloud” at a local hotel in Karachi, which was largely attended by CIOs, CTOs, and senior IT professionals from business and corporate sector. Dr. ... Read More »

Pakistan ranked 89 in the internet speed test report by Ookla

Pakistan ranked 89 in the internet speed test report by Ookla

India was ranked as 109th in its November edition of speed test Global Index Pakistan has been ranked 89th in the mobile internet network by Ookla, a widespread speed testing company. Ookala released its November edition of speed test Global Index. Out of 122 countries, Pakistan ranked 89th while our neighbour India was ranked as 109th. Ookla evaluates the speed ... Read More »

Four day National Youth Carnival continue at Peshawar

NNational Youth Carnival held concludes at Peshawarational Youth Carnival held concludes at Peshawar

The event would also help portray soft image of the country, particularly Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to the world National Youth Carnival (NYC) Mega Challenge-2017 began at 30 venues inside the Peshawar Sports Complex on Saturday. The division round of the National Youth Carnival ongoing at Peshawar. The divisional round of the National Youth Carnival completed here at Peshawar Sports Complex where ... Read More »

Pakistan to send astronauts into space within 2 years

Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman addressed AirTech’17 Conference at Air University Pakistan’s Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman announced on Thursday that Pakistan will be able to send astronauts into space with the collaboration of China within two years. He made the announcement at Pakistan’s biggest technical and scientific Olympiad, Airtech’17, being held at Air University in Islamabad from 7th to ... Read More »

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