Dusseldorf: In 1860 after eight years of research, a brilliant though sickly and impoverished 26-year-old teacher in Germany named Johann Philipp Reis built the first in a series of different telephonic devices, each of which he called ‘telephone’.
Islamabad: Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) is now offering new packages for its 3G Evo Tab.
Karachi: Divisional Senior Vice President IT for The Emirates Group and Head of Mercator, Patrick Naef, has been named Chief Information Officer of the Decade by CIO.
Karachi: Samsung Electronics has once again made a breakthrough, with the Samsung PND7000 Television. This cutting-edge TV has won the Editors’ Choice Award from the CNET – A global forum for unbiased reviews of Televisions, computers, cell phones and other electronics.
New York: Apple on Monday improved its MacBook Pro lineup with slightly faster Intel processors, as well as new graphics processors and larger hard drives in some models.
Karachi: In defiance of regulations of State Bank of Pakistan, HBL management has directed its offices to maintain non-stop banking, ending breaks for prayers and lunch.
Hong Kong: Samsung Electronics launched its newest Galaxy Nexus smartphone Wednesday in Hong Kong, the first to use the latest version of Google’s Android operating system.
London: Scientists have found a direct link between the number of “friends” a person has on Facebook and the size of certain brain regions, raising the possibility that using online social networks might change our brains. The four brain areas involved are known to play a role in memory, emotional responses and social interactions. So…
Islamabad: The Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) has announced a net profit of Rs.1.4 billion during the first quarter of its business in the current financial year, showing a growth of seven per cent over last year.