Category: Science & Tech

Turkcell, Huawei join forces on 5G technology

Turkcell, Huawei join forces on 5G technology

Turkey’s largest cellphone operator Turkcell and Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei are to deepen efforts to develop 5G technology, as well as concentrating on...

Cyberattack targets 200,000 victims in over 150 countries, Europol chief says

Cyberattack targets 200,000 victims in over 150 countries, Europol chief says

The unprecedented global ransomware cyberattack has hit more than 200,000 victims in more than 150 countries, Europol executive director Rob Wainwright said Sunday. The...

Water leak shortens 200th spacewalk at International Space Station

Water leak shortens 200th spacewalk at International Space Station

NASA said on Friday it would revamp plans for a spacewalk outside the International Space Station after a cable that supplies power, oxygen, cooling water and...

OMD, Google launch Pakistan’s first programmatic campaign for Telenor

KARACHI (PR): With the rapid growth in the digital universe and digital media buying continuously finding its way towards automation in Pakistan, OMD Pakistan, part of...

Snapchat faces harsh reality check after earnings miss

Snapchat faces harsh reality check after earnings miss

WASHINGTON: Snapchat’s ambition to become the next big social media platform hit a brutal reality check with the first earnings report from parent company Snap Inc....

DYS 2017 calls for devising digital strategy

PESHAWAR: The Digital Youth Summit (DYS) 2017 on Monday called for devising digital strategy and signing of agreements with investors to help map out Pakistan’s...

Google smartphone expected at Oct 4 event

Smartphone may cause speech delay in infants: study

ISLAMABAD: The more time toddler spends using smartphones, tablets or other screen devices, the more he or she is likely to begin talking later, researchers have warned....

Facebook announces measures for dealing with fake news

Facebook announces measures for dealing with fake news

NEW YORK: Facebook announced that it is taking new measures for curbing fake news ahead of the general elections in the United Kingdom. According to a foreign news...

Outrage after Siasat.pk page blocked by Facebook

KARACHI: Pakistan’s biggest online discussion forum Siasat.pk says that social networking giant Facebook has blocked its page for unexplained reasons....

WhatsApp back online after global outage of ‘a few hours’

WhatsApp back online after global outage of ‘a few hours’

WhatsApp, a popular messaging service owned by Facebook Inc, suffered a widespread global outage on Wednesday that lasted for several hours before being resolved, the...