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TPL Trakker and SIM 4 Join Hands to Offer Mobile Communication Services

TPL Trakker has embarked into a Joint Venture with SIM4, a startup incubated at Teamup, to offer high quality and affordable mobile communication services to resident and non-resident Pakistanis. Company didn’t release much details on specifics of service offerings but said that venture will bring array of services to those Pakistanis visiting abroad and non-resident Pakistanis while they are in Pakistan. Services could include ...

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Autonomous Ubers return to California with humans in control

ANGELO MERENDINO/AFP/Getty Images Uber’s run-in with the California DMV has apparently been smoothed over for now. Although the ride-hailing giant has since shipped its real-world autonomous vehicle testing out of the state, several of the offending vehicles are once again street legal in California — provided Uber keeps the self-driving systems turned off and a human driver behind the wheel. ...

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These are the 4 Most Inspirational TED Talks by Pakistanis

TED is a non-profit organization, known all around the world for its work on promoting and spreading ideas from all walks of life. It features ideas from exceptional individuals in the form of short talks ranging from 10 to 20 minutes. Handpicking some of the most extraordinary tales or ideas, from budding entrepreneurs to genius scientists to young prodigies to ...

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Orient’s IoT Division Acquires Local Startup ‘Smart Devices’

BlueEast Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of Orient Electronics, has acquired Smart Devices, a local startup that operates in the “Internet of Things” sphere. Internet of Things is a $600 billion global industry. Orient Electronics, one of the largest consumer goods companies of Pakistan, recently made a big push in the Pakistani IoT market by developing a new research and development ...

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NVIDIA updates older Shield TVs for 4K HDR game streaming

Edge Magazine via Getty Images Remember when we told you the old NVIDIA Shield TV would be getting the new units smarts via firmware update? It’s rolling out now as part of an over-the-air patch, TechCrunch has noticed. That means 4K HDR for NVIDIA’s GameStream (which lets you broadcast titles from your gaming rig) as well as the newly added ...

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CIS Launches Fully Managed On-Site HD Video Conferencing Service in Pakistan

COMSATS Internet Services (CIS) has announced the launch of Viacon™; a fully managed on-site HD video conferencing service with presence in major cities. Facility will address the needs of enterprise customers who will be able to use on site video conferencing. The need of modern workplace is constantly evolving, so it is critical for service providers like CIS to evolve and ...

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Netflix Now Lets You Download Movies & Shows to Your SD Card

Barely a month ago, Netflix announced a revolutionary new feature, which allowed you to store select shows and movies on your portable or desktop for offline access. As announced by the company on Twitter, Android users can now store their videos on their SD cards, a move which will allow them to store even more content for use on the ...

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Hyperloop company to develop its technology in France

You’d be forgiven for forgetting that there are two companies trying to create Elon Musk’s vision for the future of transportation. Beyond signing a few deals to explore routes with local cities, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies still lags behind its more well-heeled competitor. Now, the company has revealed that it’ll set up shop in the French city of Toulouse, taking over ...

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