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Botsify: A Pakistani Startup Making Its Way...

June 24, 2017

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an emerging field that has been making waves in the tech industry all around the world. Robots and self-driving cars have been long associated with the applications of AI, but one of the most intriguing applications of AI is the chatbot. Chatbots are artificially intelligent computer programs that chat just as […]

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Apple’s first big push in to Augmented...

June 7, 2017

During this year’s World Wide Developers Conference, held on 5th June 2017, Apple has announced its entrance in to Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Apple has launched Augmented Reality Developer toolkit for iOS known as ARKit. Apple also unveiled that it is planning to bring support for VR headsets to future Macs. There has been […]

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2 Pakistani Startups make it to NEWENERGY...

October 28, 2016

Dawn news recently reported that, “Over 140 million Pakistanis either have no access to the power grid or suffer over 12 hours of loadshedding daily.” The report talks about several facts related to energy crisis in Pakistan. The emerging startup culture maybe one of the most effective means of solving crisis. The government and the […]

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US-Pak Knowledge Corridor to produce 10,000 PHDs

August 19, 2016

Ahsan Iqbal,The Federal Minister for Planning, Development and reform recently shared the most important initiative taken for promotion of higher education in Pakistan.Its a one of a kind project developed in decades-long strategic relations between US and Pakistan. This initiative was proposed as a “US-Pak Knowledge Corridor” last year, under which 10,000 PHDs are to […]

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Ready to change the face of Education...

July 26, 2016

Are you passionate about making an impact in education? Do you want to be a part of an innovation in the education sector? If so, you now have a chance to be a change maker through the platform of Startup Weekend. Powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, the current event, Startup Weekend Lahore Ed-Innovation, is presented […]

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Afkaar-e-taaza— Rescuing the past, shaping the future

June 10, 2016

Allama Iqbal’s poetic and philosophical works have influenced many generations. A recent academic conference, Afkaar-e taaza (creation of new thoughts) arranged by the Information Technology University (ITU), drew inspiration from Iqbal’s poem Takhleeq (creation) where the full verse reads, in translation: ‘New worlds derive their pomp from thoughts quite fresh and new/From stones and bricks […]