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How to use cool new Facebook reactions

How to use cool new Facebook reactions?

Every day, people come to Facebook to discover what’s happening in their world and around the world, and to share all kinds of things, whether that’s updates that are happy, sad, funny or thought-provoking. Facebook today is releasing “Reactions” to the rest of the world. The feature isn’t so much a new tool as it is an extension of an existing one; by ... Read More »

Apple forecasts first revenue decline in 13 years

Apple iphone

Sales of top-selling Apple device grew by only 0.4% over the holidays, compared with 46% over same period last year, but company posts record revenues Apple’s iPhone sales are flatlining, the tech company said, announcing a sharp slowdown in sales growth for its top-selling mobile device. Apple Inc. said iPhone sales grew at the slowest pace since its introduction in ... Read More »

PM pays tribute to scientists for uplifting Pakistan’s image

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif along with Director General CERN Ms. Higgs Hunter in a group photo with Pakistani scientists at CERN

Pakistan’s PM Nawaz Sharif visited CERN this week and said nation was proud of its scientists and engineers who were building the country’s image and bringing the latest technology. GENEVA – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif lauded efforts of Pakistani Scientists on Saturday for their outstanding contributions and bringing the latest technology to Pakistan. He was talking to a group of ... Read More »

First ever flower blooms in space

Astronaut Scott Kelly tweets a photo of a zinnia flower in full bloom in space.

The crew of the International Space Station welcomes spring in orbit as experimental zinnia plants eke out a happy orange flower. The first flower to bloom in space is an orange zinnia which was presented to the world by US astronaut Scott Kelly with this photo on Twitter. #SpaceFlower out in the sun for the first time! #YearInSpace pic.twitter.com/Cghu9XGv1J — ... Read More »

Ghazi University to offer smartphones to students, faculty

Ghazi University students, faculty to receive smartphones with study curriculum and eBooks DERA GHAZI KHAN – Staff and students in many worldwide colleges and universities now rely on smartphones and tablets as technology is helping to improve ways of working and learning. A Pakistani university has also taken a smart move by offering students smartphones. Ghazi University, based in Dera ... Read More »

Google and Lenovo team up to develop Project Tango smartphone

Google and Lenovo team up to develop Project Tango smartphone

LAS VEGAS – Computer technology company and smartphone maker Lenovo announced that is has partnered with Google to develop a Project Tango-enabled smartphone at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Johnny Lee, a member of the Tango team at Google, said that the sense of space and motion provided by Tango will now be built into a mobile phone. ... Read More »

Chinese company unveils self-driving flying vehicle

The Ehang 184, created by Guangzhou-based company Ehang, essentially looks like a larger version of a quadcopter drone

A Chinese company has unveiled the world’s first commercially available passenger drone at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The Ehang 184, created by Guangzhou-based company Ehang, essentially looks like a larger version of a quadcopter drone – except with a small cockpit in the middle capable of carrying a single passenger. The all-electric drone has four arms, eight ... Read More »

Faraday challenges Tesla by unveiling this new electric concept car

Faraday Future unveils the 'Tesla killer': Mysterious Chinese-backed firm reveals its bizarre 1,000-horsepower electric car

Faraday Future will Challenge Tesla with this Electric Batmobile Concept Faraday Future—a secretive, California-based selectric-vehicle startup that’s been teasing a big reveal for weeks—finally pulled the sheet off its debut concept in Las Vegas Monday night, just ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show. In a tightly packed tent on a rainy Las Vegas night, Faraday Future unveiled its new electric vehicle ... Read More »

Bike Poncho keeps bikers dry in the rain

Nothing ruins a bike commute more than a rain shower. To solve this problem, the Amsterdam-based bike design company Vanmoof designed a poncho that keeps riders dry, even in snow or a downpour. Called the Boncho, it’s like a wearable tent that repels water. Dutch bike manufacturer Vanmoof has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a poncho that protects the wearer and their bicycle from the rain. ... Read More »

Pakistan tests Shaheen-III missile successfully

Pakistan tests Shaheen- III missile successfully

Islamabad: Pakistan conducted a successful flight test of Shaheen-III surface-to-surface ballistic missile, with a maximum range of 2,750 kilometers. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the test flight was aimed at validating various design and technical parameters of the weapon system The statement said the successful flight test, which landed at its impact point in the Arabian Sea and validated ... Read More »

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