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IT enthusiasts raced for CIIT Visio Spark-2015

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) held its annual Visio Spark-2015’ festival aimed to give Information Technology enthusiasts from all over the country an opportunity to showcase their skills and innovations and to grasp the merits of staying updated with the latest trends and dynamics of the rapidly growing IT sector. According to the sources, more than 500 students from reputed 30 varsities of the country joined in the event. The function entailed…Read More

Can Khan Academy spark edu revolution in Pakistan?

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article image Via southasiainvestor.blogspot.comTHE REVOLUTIONARY Khan Academy is a brainchild of Bangladeshi-American Salman Khan. It is growing in popularity among Pakistanis wishing to take advantage of "Free World Class Education" offered online via short 10-15 minute videos. The subjects range from math, physics, chemistry and biology to astronomy, history, economics, finance, engineering and medicine. Khan counts Microsoft founder Bill Gates among his fans and students. Gates has described Sal…Read More