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USPCAS-W a vision turned to reality by US funding

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The inauguration ceremony of ‘US-Pakistan Center for Advanced Study in Water (USPCAS-W)’ held at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) Jamshoro. Sindh Education Minister Jam Methab Hussain Dehar along with (USAID) Mission Director Jerry Bisson and Deputy Mission Director Denise Herbal attended the ceremony. “USPCAS-W a vision turned to reality and beginning of new […]…Read More

Cloud infrastructure reality in APAC is outperforming perception finds Oracle study

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Nearly half of APAC companies plan to run their business on cloud infrastructurewithin three years Karachi, 04 July 2017: Businesses in Asia Pacific are rapidly embracing cloud infrastructure (IaaS) to boost performance and innovation levels, new research from Oracle has revealed.  While negative perceptions around security, complexity and loss of control still present barriers to […]…Read More

Intel CEO Introduces vision for Merged Reality at 2016 Intel Developer Forum

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article image ISLAMABAD: Intel CEO Brian Krzanich welcomes thousands of developers to the 2016 Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, with an opening keynote presentation. His presentation offered perspective on the unique role Intel will play as the boundaries of computing continue to expand. The 2016 Intel Developer Forum (IDF) kicked off today in San Francisco with an opening keynote by Intel CEO Brian Krzanich. Krzanich articulated the company’s vision…Read More

In search of idea-to-reality quest

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article image Abdullah Saqib is a telecom engineer by qualification, a Marketing Professional in Telenor Pakistan’s Digital Services team by profession, a freelance writer and a career coach by passion. He is the founder of Rangle Career Guide-Pakistan’s first strengths-based career coaching platform, which strives to identify talents, convert them to strengths and drive performance. Saqib did his BS Telecom Engineering from National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences. His diverse range…Read More

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Virtual reality technologys significance

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article image The Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML) is an open-standard programming language created to design three-dimensional (3-D) and web-based models, textures and illusion. VRML is used to illustrate 3-D objects, buildings, landscapes or other items requiring 3-D structure and is very similar to Hypertext Markup Language (HTML). VRML also uses textual representation to define 3-D illusion presentation methods. VRML is also known as Virtual Reality Markup Language. This is a popular open…Read More

Significance of virtual reality technology

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article image Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML) is an open-standard programming language created to design three-dimensional (3-D) and Web-based models, textures and illusion. VRML is used to illustrate 3-D objects, buildings, landscapes or other items requiring 3-D structure and is very similar to Hypertext Markup Language (HTML). VRML also uses textual representation to define 3-D illusion presentation methods. VRML is also known as Virtual Reality Markup Language. VRML is a popular open…Read More

PIF to launch first idea-to-reality innovative contest

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Indus Motor Company (IMC) and Pakistan Innovation Foundation (PIF) has started the one-year National Innovation Grand Challenge (NICG) 2013-14 in order to encourage Pakistani innovators, youth, students, professionals, entrepreneurs, and citizens to innovate various areas like agriculture, energy, rural development, and manufacturing. The challenge invites creative minds from across the country to come up with unique and innovative ideas in two critical domains. The…Read More

High tech dreams are the new developing world reality

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article image By Naveed Siraj When we think about the synergy between technology and a family, we tend to think in fairly imposing terms: massive computer invading a corner in the house. This haughty vision is blinding us to an important and rather striking technological revolution which has been going on right under our noses: the technological revolution in the home. This metamorphosis is transforming the conduct of our daily lives, but in somewhat preeminent ways. Just slow down and note the…Read More

Personalised Primary Healthcare in Pakistan: Far away from reality

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By Asad Ali SiyalHEALTH HAS always been a major issue for any country. Anywhere in the world, health plays a primary role in determining the human capital. Healthcare reforms have gained serious attention in advanced countries from diagnosis to treatment practices.  But still healthcare systems implemented today are not really "systems" at all in most of the developing countries like Pakistan. They have been fragmented from the primary situations to personalized era of medicine which…Read More

Women in ICT: Myth and reality in developing regions

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article image NOWADAYS IT is well-known that Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) can give new opportunities for development to everybody. Yet lack of access to in developing countries creates difficulties to people for individual and social advancement as well. Women in developing regions occupy the highest level of the digital gender divide because of huge responsibilities for their families and kids at home that causes challenges for them in education, employment, participation in governance…Read More