Govt launches app to fight extremism online

Pakistan ranks 5th out of 163 countries on the Global Terrorism Index (GDI). In recent years, terrorism in Pakistan has become a highly destructive phenomenon and the abuse of internet has also increased extremism and hate speech. In its efforts to counter extremism online, Pakistani govt has now launched an application that will enable people […]

OnePlus 5T gets stable Android 8.0 Oreo

Finally, Oreo update is rolling out to OnePlus 5T users. After OxygenOS Oreo Open Beta for the OnePlus 5T, the famed Chinese flagship killer is finally releasing stable Android 8.0 Oreo OTA to its latest flagship OnePlus 5T. The beta testing for the smartphone is complete and the OxygenOS 5.0.2 is rolling out over the […]

Samsung made $50 billion in 2017 and ‘Foldable Galaxies’ are coming in 2018

Despite the Note 7 disaster and chief being jailed, Samsung shined in 2017. Samsung has suffered some major losses over the last 18 months, including the Note 7 specter and vice chairman being jailed over bribery. But the South Korean tech mammoth recorded a huge win in 2017. The company made an operating profit of […]

Plan9 Launchpad 11: Meet the 10 shortlisted startups

Plan9, the PITB-run startup incubator, has shortlisted 10 startups for its upcoming incubation cycle as the Launchpad11 concludes. The startup incubation and mentorship program run by Pakistan’s Information Technology Board has shortlisted 10 startups after its flagship startup pitching competition ended yesterday. Widely known as the Launchpad, the event started on 25th January and continued […]