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Three Pakistani bloggers arrested for violating Cyber Crime Bill

Three bloggers arrested on violating Cyber Crime Bill

The crackdown was conducted after viral fake photo of Prime Minister and new Chief Justice of Pakistan. At least three bloggers have been asked by FIA Cyber Crime Wing Islamabad to present themselves before investigation officer for posting images of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif while wrongly attributing him as Justice Saqib Nisar. Federal Investigation Agency came into action after ... Read More »

China invites investors to develop space industry

China invites investors to develop space industry

China to develop space industry for next five years China is seeking private investors, including those from outside the country, to develop its aerospace program. China is looking forward to commercialize its satellite communications and broadcasting systems, according to an aerospace white paper the State Council Information Office released. China’s satellite navigation system, Beidou-2, is expected to enter service in ... Read More »

Tesla is powering an entire island in American Samoa with solar energy

Tesla is powering an entire island in American Samoa with solar energy

The island of Ta’u, located more than 400 miles off the coast of the Western U.S., is now entirely powered by solar energy, thanks to Tesla and SolarCity. Tesla and SolarCity, the recently merged companies announced a major solar project without taking more time, where they will be powering an entire island with solar energy. The island of Ta’u in ... Read More »

World’s first solar panel road opens in France

World's first 'solar panel road' opens in France

France unveils world’s first solar panel road in Normandy village The village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France, changed the trend of solar paneling from the roof to the street by inaugurating the world’s first solar panel road. French State minister Ecology Ségolène Royal inaugurated 1km or 0.6-mile road in the small village of Normandy. Road is covered with solar panels ... Read More »

Almost half the world will be connected to Internet by end of 2016, says UN

Almost half the world will be connected to Internet by end of 2016, says UN

More than half the world’s people still off the Internet, Women, the elderly and the poor are still lagging behind, U.N. report says United Nation’s agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU) report says that 47 percent of the world’s people now use the Internet.  However, released also discovered serious geographic and economic disparities in who uses the Internet. One year back, ... Read More »

Pokémon Go now officially available in Pakistan

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Pokémon Go which frenzied the mobile gaming world is now officially available in Pakistan. The game was released in July 2016 in selected countries.  Pakistan and other Asian subscribers, however, have unofficially used App because there was no procedure to download it officially. Now, Pokémon Go mobile game is available for download in India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri ... Read More »

Finally, Whatsapp Adds Video calling to iOS, Android and Windows Phones

Whatsapp Adds Video calling

WhatsApp, the massively popular messaging app owned by Facebook Inc., is adding video calling to its smartphone app WhatsApp, most popular instant messaging service with over a billion plus users, has finally confirmed the availability of a major feature video calling like Facebook, Skype and LINE messengers. Before official announcement about video call, the company tested video calling in its ... Read More »

Pakistan wins 3 Golds and 6 Silvers at Asia Pacific ICT Awards 2016

Pakistan Won 3 Golds and 6 Silvers at regional tech Awards 2016, Taiwan

Different delegates from 17 countries and 41 participants represent Pakistan in contested in Taipei international arena Pakistan has won three Gold medals and six Silver medals at the Asia Pacific ICT Awards (APICTA) 2016 ceremony held in Taipei, the Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT & ITES (P@SHA) announced this afternoon. Leading the way with the Golds were a young ... Read More »

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 »

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