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Hyperloop train to connect Dubai and Abu Dhabi in 12 minutes

Futuristic Hyperloop train can travel from Dubai to Abu Dhabi at 500mph

A trip that takes over 2 hours on the bus and an hour on high-speed rail will now take only 12 minutes thanks to Hyperloop Hyperloop One, a United States Company, has agreed a deal with United Arab Emirates to evaluate building a new 500mph train to Abu Dhabi, which would travel 150km in just 12 minutes. The journey of 159.4 ... Read More »

BMW rolls out Pakistan’s first public charging stations for hybrid, electric vehicles

BMW rolls out Pakistan's first public charging stations for hybrid, electric vehicles

Dewan Motors investment in this technology is a significant step in supporting the BMW Group’s vision to offer electro-mobility internationally LAHORE – Dewan Motors, the BMW importers in Pakistan, have inaugurated first public charging station for electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles at the Emporium Mall in Lahore. Foreseeing the growth potential of plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles in the ... Read More »

Space Week 2016 inspires young Pakistanis to explore space science & technology

World Space Week 2016 Pakistan

World Space Week 2016 inspires young Pakistanis to enter into the realm of Science & Technology Young scientists and space lovers gathered at an exceptional event by Institute of Space Technology to share their love for space science and everything beyond home planet Earth. Throughout the world, space events are being held to celebrate, educate and inspire the children and ... Read More »

YouTube launches offline video feature for Pakistani video creators

YouTube launches offline video feature for Pakistani video creators

YouTube has officially launched the offline feature in Pakistan that would enable mobile users to watch the video without having the facility of internet, once they have buffered it. Google is launching a ‘YouTube Partner Program‘ in the country which will allow video creators, users and artists, to make money for their original work, according to Mashable. “We are delighted to ... Read More »

Pakistan hosts major space conference to inspire young people

President Mamnoon Hussain in a group photo with foreign delegates during the opening session of 2nd International Conference on Space at COMSTECH Secretariat, Islamabad

Pakistan to launch remote-sensing satellite in 2018: President Mamnoon shared at 2nd International Conference on Space Pakistan Space and Upper Atmo­sphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) will launch the country’s first remote-sensing satellite in March, 2018, President Mamnoon Hussain announced at the 2nd International Conference on Space (ICS-2016). Space technology is being actively used in the planning and monitoring of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ... Read More »

Pakistan’s ‘Fitbit for Cows’ wins $10,000 at Pakistan Startup cup 2016

winners of Pakistan StartUp Cup 2016

Pakistani startup Cowlar won the top prize of Rs. 1 million at Pakistan Startup Cup 2016. Cowlar announces to establish a Cowlar Village with prize money Pakistani startup Cowlar, better known as ‘Fitbit for Cows’, has won the top prize of Rs. 1 million (US$100,000) at Pakistan Startup Cup 2016 held in Islamabad. The runner-up  startups are: CricFlex, Snooze Wear, Ghar Par. The Startup Cup ... Read More »

Apple unveils iPhone 7 with improved camera, no headphone jack

Apple unveils iPhone 7 with improved camera, no headphone jack

iPhone 7 and 7 Plus announced with water resistance, dual cameras, and no headphone jack Apple has officially unveiled its long-awaited iPhone 7, featuring waterproofing, a dual-lens camera, and wireless AirPod headphones. A shiny black finish and new home button also make its debut. Apple has also ditched the 16GB and 64GB models and introduced a new 256GB model – which ... Read More »

Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 sales, offers exchange after battery explosions

Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 sales after battery explosions

Samsung is recalling millions of new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones worldwide after reports that the devices can catch fire while charging. Korean company is offering immediate exchanges and refunds. Samsung recalled its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on Friday after customers reported their batteries exploding or catching fire during charging. “It has been confirmed that it was a battery cell problem,” Koh ... Read More »

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