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Research finds data of 267 million Facebook...

January 2, 2020

December 25, 2019 – Facebook finds itself in the midst of another data breach as researcher Bob Diachenko finds information of over 267 million users unprotected on the web. Diachenko mentions in his study for UK-based tech research firm Comparitech that the data was accessible for at least 15 days. The exposed data contained full […]

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Facebook and Plan X cohost the F8...

April 19, 2017

Press Release PlanX, the nation’s largest technology Accelerator – a project of Punjab IT Board (PITB) held the second Facebook for Developers Meetup in collaboration with Facebook at Arfa Software Technology Park, Lahore. The F8 Meetup gives young technology developers an insight into building new platforms, upgrading existing products, and highlights appropriate measures to monetize […]

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Facebook trains developers for the first time...

November 23, 2016

Facebook for Developers in Collaboration with PlanX Lahore conducted a one day workshop and tech talk for developers. This was the first instance of such an event in Pakistan and the 6th in the overall world where Facebook Engineers travelled to a particular country, interacted and trained developers about the usage of Facebook for Developer […]

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Facebooks’s Workplace – The new “convenience” tool...

November 3, 2016

The way in which Pakistani businesses conduct their affairs online is about to dramatically change for the better due to Facebook’s new business service called ‘Workplace’. This initiative took twenty months to develop, and its Beta version was initially called ‘Facebook At Work’. Launched globally on the 10th of October 2016, over 1,000 organizations all […]

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Plan X and Facebook to host a...

October 21, 2016

Facebook in collaboration with PlanX, will be conducting a one day workshop on Thursday 3rd November, 2016 for Developers. How it maybe of use to you : 1)Helps you build/gain access to new platforms 2)Provides access to tools for Growth and Monetization of your app 3)This program provides developers with what they can do in […]

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‘Herself’ @PITB brings Facebook’s #SheMeansBusiness to Pakistan

October 18, 2016

Considering the dismal figures quoted by the World Economic Forum 2014, Pakistan sits at the bottom of the rankings for gender gap in economic and labor participation, proving the need for effectively engaging women in the economy. The trending ICT sector in Pakistan is emerging as a problem-solving tool for socio–economic development and may aid […]