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WhatsApp for iPhone has just been updated

June 16, 2017

The popular messaging app is introducing an array of interesting new features such as photo filters, automatic albums and an improved way of replying to messages. Most of the iPhone users just love to take photographs. With the updated filters, they can edit their photographs, videos, and even gifs before sharing them with their friends. […]

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Health tech startups need more ‘Doctors’ as...

June 12, 2017

Health tech startups need more angel investors than venture capitalists and that highlights the need for a more active role of the doctor community in the tech space. In case of economies like Pakistan where health tech startups are trending, doctors need to play a significant role. The problem with most startups is that they […]

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Saudi Arabia launches delivery apps to facilitate...

June 12, 2017

Traffic in Saudi Arabia is one of the most prominent issues. It gets worse every year with the extreme weather conditions and that hampers the activity of the common man. During Ramzan, it’s almost impossible for people to leave their houses and go for grocery shopping. One finds these innovations interesting as the nascent tech […]

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CarFirst raises investment from Frontier Car Group

June 8, 2017

CarFirst, a Pakistani startup which sells used cars, has just raised an investment from the international investor Frontier Car Group. CarFirst is hailing this investment initiated in late 2016 as one of the leading series “A” funds for a startup in Pakistan. With a number of inspection outlets in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad this digital […]

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Ask yourself these questions if you are...

June 7, 2017

‘’Money matters’’ we have all heard this phrase, especially in terms of start-ups and their first break in market. The concept of seed money is not very old in this part of the country, but it is making a serious entry into the market. Here is what Funding expert and Investment Director at JEL Capital, […]

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CheQQme promotes brand fealty through Gamification

June 7, 2017

CheQQ is a marketing channel that transforms online engagements into real time traffic for brick-and-mortar businesses. They’ve observed that market often spend huge amounts on digital marketing but are still unable to convert online traffic to offline sales. They consider offering discounts to sell products is a ‘’lazy man techniques’. They believe in improving work […]

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Nutella preferred an Algorithm over a Designer...

June 6, 2017

In Feb 2017 Ferrero, Nutella’s manufacturers, partnered with advertising firm Ogilvy & Mather Italia to deploy an algorithm for creating 7 Million unique Nutella label designs.  The new designs were part of the project “Nutella Unica”. The idea was to create 7 million unique designs   that can be splashed on Nutella jars, providing each customer […]

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Siri for female entrepreneurs – Alice

June 5, 2017

The 52 year old Robin Bylenga, the owner and founder of Greenville based Pedal Chic has become an idol for female entrepreneurs. Before founding her own business of women’s athletic boutique, she used to work for a bike shop. Her first venture was to invest $500 which brought her a $1,500 return on women’s biking […]

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What Female Entrepreneurs need to know about...

November 5, 2016

PITB has successfully established a range of Entrepreneurship-centric facilities such as the Plan 9, Plan X and TechHub Connect. These initiatives have created the much needed awareness and support structures for budding start-ups and freelancers. Fortunately, today Pakistan boasts of having one of the fastest growing ecosystems globally. The Partnership PITB launched Herself in June […]