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    Samsung and Intel Are Working on “Sliding” PCs

    Smartphones may be headed toward the foldable side of things, but that’s not the direction PCs are taking. Instead, Samsung Display and Intel are working together on slidable displays that look a lot like rollable phone concepts like the ones Oppo showcased last year. Intel hosted its Innovation keynote today and Samsung Display’s CEO JS […] More

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    KalPay Collaborates with Muawin to Strengthen Digital Lending

    KalPay, a shariah-aligned B2C buy-now-pay-later service, has partnered with Muawin, Pakistan’s first B2B buy-now-pay-later company, to help strengthen digital lending in Pakistan. This partnership will enable KalPay to expand its offering of the most flexible and straightforward payment choice (Buy Now, Pay Later) for customers, while simultaneously leveraging the lending capabilities of Muawin to empower […] More

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    Faysal Bank Signs Agreement with NIFT ePay for Digital Payment Platform

    Faysal Bank has entered into an agreement with National Institutional Facilitation Technologies (NIFT), one of the largest payment processors in Pakistan for enabling mobile & e-commerce payments, through NIFT ePay. NIFT ePay is establishing an interoperable and secure digital commerce payment using cards and bank accounts in Pakistan. This provides an opportunity for customers to […] More

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    Futafut Unveils App to Bring Swift Shopping Experience

    With a vision to digitalize retail shopping, Futafut – a joint venture between Pathfinder Group & Evantagesoft (PVT) Limited – has launched its retailer, rider, and consumer app. Futafut provides digital and financial inclusion tools to underserved retailers and merchants along with medium & large-scale enterprises, delivering an end-to-end digitalized shopping experience. “People previously not […] More

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    IT Minister Invites International Community to Collaborate with Pakistan

    Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication (ITT) Syed Amin-ul-Haque, while asking the international community to collaborate with Pakistan, has said that partnering with Pakistan means partnering with a huge repository of capable and delivering youth. He made the remarks in his key policy address at the Ministerial Conference of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU […] More

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    PTA Advises Parents to Use Parental Control Apps

    Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has advised parents to use parental control software on mobile phones and devices to prevent any untoward incident related to cybercrime. The telecom watchdog has stated in an advisory, “Parents need to be watchful of children’s online activities to avoid their involvement in cybercrime over the internet/social media, ultimately resulting in penal […] More

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    Netflix Will Now Make Mobile Games

    Netflix is looking to diversify its revenue stream as the streaming service’s subscribers continue to dwindle in the face of growing competition. While Netflix already has a bunch of games under its wing, it will no longer rely on third-party teams in the future. This is because the streaming giant is working on building its […] More

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    PTA Issues Revised Quality of Service Regulations for Fixed Broadband Services

    Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has reviewed the existing Broadband Quality of Service Regulations, 2014, and has issued revised Fixed Broadband Regulations after due consultation with all the stakeholders. The Regulations shall be known as “Fixed Broadband Quality of Service (QoS) Regulations, 2022”. These regulations have been updated keeping in view existing and emerging fixed broadband […] More

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    Xiaomi to Launch New Flagship Phones Next Week

    Weeks after a detailed set of leaks, Xiaomi has finally confirmed that the 12T and 12T Pro are real and are coming soon. The two flagship phones are set to launch on October 4 as updates over Xiaomi’s existing 12 series of flagships. The launch poster details that the event will take place at 5 […] More

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    Ignite Set to Launch “Challenging Geeks of Balochistan” Competition

    Ignite National Technology Fund is going to organize a speed programming competition titled “Challenging the Geeks of Balochistan (CGB)” for information technology (IT) enthusiasts in the technologically most underdeveloped province of Pakistan. According to Ignite, CGB will be a provincial competition in which teams of startups, computer science/engineering students, beginners and mid-career professionals, and freelancers […] More

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    Befiler Partners with Careem to Offer Tax Filing Support to Employees

    Befiler, a tax filing and NTN registration portal, has recently partnered with Careem to promote a tax compliance culture among Careem employees. As part of this understanding, Careem employees will be able to file their tax returns using the Befiler app and/or portal and receive support and guidance from Befiler consultants to effectively engage with […] More

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    Telecom Operators to Pay Fixed Annual Charges in Cantonment Areas

    The long-running dispute between telecom operators and the Military Lands and Cantonment Department (MLC) has ended. The secretary cabinet division has fixed annual RoW/BTS tower charges in the cantonment areas across the country. The matter was sent by Sindh High Court to the Federal Secretary Cabinet Division in April 2022. According to the secretary cabinet […] More

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