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


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 »

200 Free WiFi Hotspots Project to be launched in 6 cities of Punjab

Free wifi

Punjab CM inaugurates free WiFi facility for Lahore, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Multan, Bahawalpur and Murree Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif has inaugurated the free WiFi service in different cities of Punjab. Initially available in Lahore, Rawalpindi, and Multan, the availability would be expanded to Bahawalpur, Faisalabad and Murree very soon. These wifi hotspots will be available at different locations including bus ... Read More »

Wikipedia founder Wales launches Wikitribune to combat fake news

Wikipedia founder Wales launches Wikitribune to combat fake news

The crowd-funded news platform aims to combat fake news by combining professional journalism with volunteer fact checking The co-founder of online encyclopedia Wikipedia Jimmy Wales is launching a new online application aimed at reshaping the news media called WikiTribune. “The news is broken and we can fix it,” WikiTribune says on its website, after Mr. Wales announced the plan late ... Read More »

Karandaaz launches FinTech Challenge 2017 with funding of up to $100,000

fintech disrupt

Karandaaz is inviting FinTech startups to pitch their innovative ideas and win funding support of up to $100,000. The FinTech Disrupt Challenge 2017 has been announced by Karandaaz Pakistan, in partnership with IBA Aman Center for Entrepreneurial Development. Karandaaz is inviting FinTech startups to pitch their innovative ideas and win funding support of up to $100,000. Grants will be given to the ... Read More »

World’s first flying car is taking pre-orders for 2020 delivery

AeroMobil flying car

AeroMobil starts taking pre-orders for its ‘first edition’ flying car If you are wondering it’s 2017, where’s my flying car already? Then this Slovakian company called AeroMobil has the answer for you. AeroMobil has just unveiled its version of a flying car, a light-framed plane whose wings can fold back, like an insect, and is boosted by a hybrid engine ... Read More »

Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited partners with PITB to promote startups

Pak Stock Ex and PITB

Pakistan Stock Exchange and Punjab Information Technology Board sign MoU to facilitate technological entrepreneurship Pakistan Stock Exchange and Punjab Information Technology Board have joined hands to encourage technological entrepreneurship and provide a nurturing ecosystem for the growth of technology startups in the country. During the ceremony PSX Managing Director Nadeem Naqvi and PITB Chairman Umar Saif signed a Memorandum of ... Read More »

How to pre-order Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus in Pakistan

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus

Preorder for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus starts in Pakistan with a surprise prize Samsung Pakistan has announced that Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ phones are now available for pre-booking for the first time in Pakistan until April 27. The new anticipated Samsung smartphones can be ordered through authorized retailers across the country. Samsung Pakistan is also offering a surprise ... Read More »

PTCL partner with Iflix to offer video-on-demand service

PTCL partner with Iflix to offer video-on-demand service

Iflix to Offer Unlimited Access to PTCL’s Broadband & Smart TV Users Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), Pakistan’s leading ICT services provider has announced collaboration with Iflix, the world’s leading Subscription Video-on-Demand (SVoD) service for emerging markets. Iflix, the world’s leading Subscription Video-on-Demand  (SVoD) service as a digital hosting and distribution platform for Western and Asian dramas. Iflix via their ... Read More »

Pakistan’s top 15 companies recognized at RCCI 3rd ICT Awards

RCCI ICT awards

Telenor Pakistan, Trillium Information Security, NetSol Technologies, Rescue 1122, Teradata GCC are among the winners The Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) organized third Information Communication Technology – ICT Awards at a local hotel in Rawalpindi. Minister of state for Information Technology and Telecommunication Ms. Anusha Rehman attended the event as a Chief Guest. Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority Dr. Ismael ... Read More »

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