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New social media rules to negatively effect Pakistani netizens, AIC writes to PM Khan

ISLAMABAD: The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC), in a letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan, has warned that the new rules introduced to regulate social...

Careem launches ‘safety button’ to alert authorities during emergencies

One of the most used ride-hailing service of Pakistan, Careem, has launched a “safety button” which will not only allow customers to use its...

Google reveals YouTube revenue for the first time

CFO of Alphabet and Google, Ruth Porat on Monday revealed the revenue generated by YouTube for the first time, disclosing that YouTube generated $15.1...

Artist cracks Google Maps by creating virtual traffic jam with cart, 99 smartphones

With Google Maps helping commuters find their location and navigate back and forth from their work all the while giving live traffic information, enabling...

Super App Journey: Uber acquires Careem for $3.1bn in final deal

KARACHI: The ride hailing company Uber on Friday confirmed the official close of the previously announced acquisition of another ride app Careem to the...

Golootlo, 1LINK inks an agreement to launch 1QR channel for payment services

KARACHI: 1LINK (Pvt.) Limited (1LINK) and Decagon Pakistan (Pvt.) Limited (Golootlo) have signed an agreement to enable 1QR as a channel to promote account...

Radio Pakistan’s live streaming blocked by Facebook

The live streaming of Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) faced a blacklash following to the blockage of its news bulletins by the Facebook. Facebook block the...

WhatsApp: PTA takes up the hacking issue with Facebook management

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) revealed on Friday that in the light of the media reports, the matter related to the hacking and targeting...

Instagram expands fact-checking globally

SAN FRANCISCO: Instagram on Monday announced it had gone global in its fight against misinformation, expanding its third-party fact-checking network around the world. The Facebook-owned...

‘Digital Pakistan’, a reality in action

The current leadership of the incumbent government is taking many initiatives to convey a positive image of Pakistan in the world by introducing many...