Google Doodle commemorates legendary singer (late) Mehdi Hassan’s 91st birthday

Google Doodle commemorates legendary singer (late) Mehdi Hassan’s 91st birthday

Commemorating what would’ve been Mehdi Hasan’s 91st birthday, Google paid well-deserved tribute to Pakistan’s legendary ghazal singer on Wednesday. Known as Sultan or Shahenshah of Ghazal, Mehdi Hassan was born on July 18, 192t in a village called “Luna” in Rajasthan, India. The legend’s father and uncle were dhrupad singers,...

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Twitter shares dip by 95 as fake accounts suspension news goes viral

Twitter shares dip by 95 as fake accounts suspension news goes viral

CALIFORNIA: On Monday shares of Twitter Inc fell 9% after a report said the social media company had suspended more than 70 million fake accounts in May and June, which could lead to a dip of monthly active users in the second quarter. The slump wiped about $3 billion from...

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China launches two satellites for Pakistan to monitor billion-dollar CPEC project

China launches two satellites for Pakistan to monitor billion-dollar CPEC project

JIUQUAN:  On Monday, July 9, 2018, China launched two satellites for Pakistan on a Long March-2C rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China, reportedly to monitor billion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. According to XinHua, the PRSS-1 is China’s first optical remote sensing satellite sold to Pakistan...

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Digital Invasion – A major disconnect: How technology is hijacking kids in this era

Digital Invasion – A major disconnect: How technology is hijacking kids in this era

The technology is everywhere. Just take a look around and think about it. Actually, take a look at your pocket or at this screen, you’re looking at right now. Technology has brought many great things to us! Most of the times, technology helps us things quicker and easier. Smartphones, tablets,...

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Facebook halts drone Wi-Fi programs for the underprivileged areas of the world

Facebook halts drone Wi-Fi programs for the underprivileged areas of the world

Facebook is ending a program launched in 2014 to build a fleet of drones that could deliver internet to underprivileged areas of the world. The huge social network said it has not restricted the idea of using high-altitude aircraft to connect far-flung areas of the globe but would concentrate its efforts...

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A dwarf computer that makes a grain of rice look huge!

A dwarf computer that makes a grain of rice look huge!

Researchers at the University of Michigan in the US have developed the “world’s smallest computer” with sides measuring just 0.3 mm, the device is dwarfed by a grain of rice. Although the jury’s still out on whether it can technically be defined as a “computer,” this miniature device features a...

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Pakistan ready to launch remote sensing satellite in July 2018

Pakistan ready to launch remote sensing satellite in July 2018

Pakistan is likelt to launch a PakTES-1A, a remote sensing satellite (RSS) in July 2018, Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal said in a post on social media on Sunday. As per Dr Faisal, PakTES-1A, which is an indigenous satellite, weighs nearly 285kg and will be launched at 610km sun-synchronous orbit next month in...

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Here are the 9 Tech brands you have been pronouncing wrong all your life. Fix it!

Here are the 9 Tech brands you have been pronouncing wrong all your life. Fix it!

We all know that life without technology feels incomplete! To be honest, we have summed our entire existence and universe into a single Smartphone which we heavily rely on! From routes to delicious finger-licking recipes, we depend on technology for almost everything. However, did you know that you are probably...

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Coca-Cola’s new tech allows you to blend flavors

Coca-Cola’s new tech allows you to blend flavors

Coca-Cola has announced its new technology soda machine — Freestyle 9100 that will use Bluetooth to blend flavors. The focus at this point is on the software and innovation in the product. It will feature a 24-inch touchscreen with Bluetooth connectivity which will let the consumers connect to the Freestyle mobile app...

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Google to launch ‘Pixel smartwatch’ in 2018

Google to launch ‘Pixel smartwatch’ in 2018

With the Google I/O developers conference having recently concluded, rumors have emerged from various sources that the search web-giant is planning to launch its first smartwatch under its own label before the end of this year. A number of factors suggest that a Pixel Watch would be a logical move...

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