Category: Tech

Pakistan, Netflix, PEMRA, Fawad Chaudhry

Minister says Pakistan is going to launch its own ‘Netflix’

Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Oct 23 said that his ministry is set to launch a “Pakistani version of Netflix” in the country....

PTA, Twitter, Pakistan, tweets, anti-Pakistan, PTA Twitter

PTA asks Twitter to take action against those behind anti-Pakistan propaganda

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on Thursday asked Twitter to take action against the accounts spreading blatant lies about Pakistan. The PTA made the...

Public electric bikes, Islamabad, ezBikes, Pakistan public electric bikes

Pakistan’s first ever public electric bikes launched in Islamabad

A firm in Islamabad has launched the electric bike service for commuters in the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi. The service was launched by ezBikes – on Oct...

YouTube, COVID-19, misinformation, YouTube COVID-19

YouTube to remove COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

Story by AFP YouTube said Wednesday it would take down content which contradicts expert consensus about Covid-19 vaccines, updating its policies on misinformation about...

Supermassive black hole, Sun, star

Supermassive black hole devours star of the size of our Sun

Story by AFP Astronomers have captured the moment a supermassive black hole shredded a star the size of our Sun, releasing images on Monday showing the devastating...

Coronavirus, COVID-19, study

Coronavirus can survive 28 days on phone screens, currency, study reveals

Story by Reuters Highlighting the need for cleaning and handwashing to combat the virus, an Australian study reveals that the virus that causes contagious COVID-19 can...

NASA, International Space Station, Karachi

NASA’s International Space Station to remain visible in Karachi skies till Oct 21

The NASA’s International Space Station will be visible in the skies of Karachi until October 21. The International Space Station is a large spacecraft in...

Moon, earth, ISS

This is what the moon will look like if it’s just about 400 kilometers away from earth

The scientists have come up with an illustration of how the moon will look like if gets just 420 kilometers away from earth. The International Space Station is 420...

Globalisation, COVID, coronavirus

Globalisation revised but not reversed by COVID

Story by Reuters New York-based Delta Children, which makes cribs in China for retailers such as Walmart, briefly studied moving production to the United States as...

Imran Khan, Facebook, Pakistan, Sheryl Sandberg

Imran Khan pushes Facebook to increase its footprint in Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan and Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg held a virtual meeting on Friday to discuss the social media giant’s...