WhatsApp empowers users with new privacy controls

New Privacy Setting for Groups WhatsApp groups continue to connect family, friends, coworkers, classmates and more. As people turn to groups for important conversations, users have asked for more control over their experience. Today, we’re introducing a new privacy setting and invite system to help you decide who can add you to groups. To enable […]

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UrduPoint and Ziff Davis announce Mashable Pakistan

UrduPoint, one of Pakistan’s leading digital media publishers, today announced a new partnership with global digital media company Ziff Davis, a division of J2 Global, to launch Mashable Pakistan –adual-language, Urdu and English edition of the award-winning technology and entertainment media brand, in January 2020. Mashable is passionate about the people, products and innovations that […]

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RapidCompute Becomes First Pakistani Cloud Service Provider to be EU GDPR Compliant

RapidCompute recently became Pakistan’s first cloud service provider to be GDPR compliant. The successful implementation of the regulatory requirements was marked by a formal signing ceremony between RapidCompute and SecureBeans, a cybersecurity consulting firm which performed an audit for the former. With this feat, RapidCompute has become one of the select few organizations in the […]

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LG Leverages Unity Simulation to Revolutionize System Training for Autonomous Vehicle Developers

Engineers at the LG Electronics America R&D Center in Silicon Valley are working with machine learning experts at Unity Technologies to develop advanced simulation software that will enable autonomous vehicle developers to accelerate system development for safer self-driving cars. The collaboration of LGSVL Simulator on Unity Simulation leverages LG’s AI leadership and expertise as a […]

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Pakistan Dairy Association Successfully Conducts Seminar on Safe Milk

Pakistan Dairy Association hosted a one day dairy seminar in Lahore on 21st October 2019 at PC hotel Lahore. The seminar aimed to gather all the relevant stakeholders at one place to share their expertise and reach a consensus to uplift the dairy industry. Moreover, the seminar also served as a platform to talk about […]

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Pakistani startups shine at the 39th GITEX

Pakistani entrepreneurs featured prominently in the region’s largest technology conference, 39th iteration of GITEX in the United Arab Emirates, which featured entrepreneurs and technology companies from over 140 countries, Magnus Communications, along with its sister company, Magnus Technologies, provided platform for 7 Pakistani startups from business sectors of construction, healthcare and robotics to feature at […]

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FOREE GETS PAYMENTS LICENSE FROM STATE BANK OF PAKISTAN

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has granted permission to Foree to provide payment services in Pakistan. Foree is a mobile payment platform which enables users to pay anyone using QR Code, Mobile Number, CNIC Number, Email Address, Twitter handle, Facebook or Foree Address (a virtual payment address). It is a universal, low cost digital […]

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NayaPay, an upcoming EMI, receives In-Principle Approval from SBP

Taking a major step forward in digitally transforming the economy, the State Bank of Pakistan has issued NayaPay Pvt. Ltd. In-Principle approval to operate as an Electronic Money Institution (EMI). As an EMI, NayaPay will enable Pakistanis to open E-Money accounts and make hassle-free digital payments to each other and to businesses. NayaPay places great […]

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Khareed First Pakistan-Based Startup Selected to Silicon Valley’s Founder’s Embassy

Khareed – an enterprise e-procurement software that facilitates B2B procurement in Pakistan – was accepted into Silicon Valley-based accelerator Founder’s Embassy summer 2019 program, making it the first and only Pakistani startup to be selected in the program’s history. Founder’s Embassy is a highly selective San Francisco-based accelerator seeking international startups that have already gained […]

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