Category: Technology

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...

Google, coronavirus, hotspots, Google Maps coronavirus hotspots

Google Maps to now show coronavirus hotspots in new layers option

Story by AFP Internet search giant Google has announced to update its free Maps application this week with colour-coding that highlights areas infected with cases of...

iPhone 12, magnetic charger

New Apple device is coming with a magnetic charger: report

Apple’s much-awaited iPhone 12 is expected to come with a spectacular accessory of a prototype magnetic wireless charger that has already thrilled the anticipated...

Japan, flying cars, SkyDrive, Flying cars Japan

Flying cars are set to become a reality in Japan

The idea of flying cars being futuristic is no more valid as the Japanese company has publicly tested manned flying car on Aug 25. In a video recently released by...

Artificial Intelligence, writing books, computer code

Artificial Intelligence model capable of writing books, computer code

Story by AFP An artificial intelligence (AI) technology developed by a firm co-founded by billionaire Elon usk has won praise for its ability to generate coherent...

Pakistan, dialysis machine, Pakistan dialysis machine

Pakistan develops first bloodless kidney dialysis machine

Pakistan’s first bloodless risk-free dialysis machine has been developed by Byonyks with collaboration of Ministry of Information, Technology and Telecommunication....

Apple, US company, market value

Apple becomes first US firm to hit $2 trillion in market value

Story by AFP Apple has become the first US company to reach a $2 trillion market value, a testament to how tech giants have gained from the upheaval of the coronavirus...

Google, smartphones, earthquake

Google turning smartphones into earthquake detectors

Story by AFP Google launched an earthquake alert system in California on Tuesday, saying it is working on letting Android-powered smartphones double as tremor detectors....

Amazon, space internet,

Amazon to invest $10 bn in space-based internet system

Story by AFP Amazon says it will invest $10 billion for its planned space-based internet delivery system after winning US regulatory approval to deploy more than 3,000...

ByteDance, TikTok, takeover, ByteDance TikTok

ByteDance investors value TikTok at $50 billion in takeover bid

Story by Reuters Some investors of TikTok’s parent company ByteDance seeking to take over the popular social media app are valuing it at about $50 billion,...