Day: July 29, 2015

Mobilink determined to uplift social sector through ICT

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink, leading telecom player has joined hands with Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP) for promoting education through Information Communication Technology (ICT). An official agreement was signed in a ceremony. According to the agreement Mobilink will establish six ICT labs in schools under NGOs umbrella across the Pakistan. The project is bannered as Make Your Mark (MYM)’. This programme is fundamentally an ICT enhancement project aimed to aggravate the local…Read More

Zameen.com introduces another first with Property Search Trends tool

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article image PRESS RELEASE: Zameen.com, Pakistan’s top property portal, has introduced the Property Search Trends tool on its website, adding another feature to the long list of its ground-breaking innovations in Pakistan’s online real estate market. Property Search Trends is a tool that helps the website’s users explores the real estate search trends prevalent in the market. The tool has the potential to revolutionize a user’s market insight by offering direct, real-time information about…Read More

Intel and Micron introduce high speed memory processing technology

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Shackles were broken as Intel Corporation and Micron Technology Inc. introduced a whole new 3D XPoint technology that has tendency to revolutionize any device. The technology that benefits from fast access to larger data sets. The memory process technology has witnessed a major breakthrough in shape of this technology. 3D XPoint technology combines the performance, density, power, non-volatility and cost advantages of all available memory technologies on the market today…Read More

CIIT upfront in R&D promotion; inks MoU with SZABMU

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The inter university departmental coordination and intra university collaboration both are important for improvement of academic quality. COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) and Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University (SZABMU) have come closer to take joint initiatives for improvement of research and nurture the development in SandT. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Dr Junaid Zaidi, Rector CIIT and Dr Javaid Akram, Vice Chancellor…Read More

Telcos affirmed to give access to data for security purpose

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The lack of telecommunication related data availability to security agencies many times blocks the path to efficiently maneuver and execute the plan against suspects and as a result many times they get safe exit and ample time to flee. To counter this situation, Sindh Police Department felt the need to approach Telecommunication service providers and a formal agreement was signed to give access of call data record and location of subscribers to police department through…Read More

World Hepatitis Day 2015; Scenario in Pakistan

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article image Hepatitis B and C are principal cause of liver infection that ultimately leads to many liver complications in the form of cirrhosis, liver failure and liver cancer (Hepatocellular carcinoma). July 28, 2011, marks the first official World Hepatitis Day, established by the World Health Organization (WHO). Center for Disease Control (CDC) joined with WHO in calling for a renewed commitment against a largely silent but persistent epidemic. The aim of world hepatitis day is to raise global…Read More