GSMA 2014 awards Pakistan’s Easy Paisa as the best mobile money product

Best NFC /Mobile Money Product or Service

Telenor Pakistan & Tameer Micro Finance Bank for Easypaisa

Easypaisa is a joint venture between Telenor Pakistan, and Tameer Micro Finance Bank, one of the largest MFIs operating in Pakistan and the first bank to acquire a branchless banking license issued by the State Bank of Pakistan (the . . . → Read More: GSMA 2014 awards Pakistan’s Easy Paisa as the best mobile money product

Your laptop is watching you

BY ASHKAN SOLTANI AND TIMOTHY B. LEE

The woman was shocked when she received two nude photos of herself by e-mail. The photos had been taken over a period of several months — without her knowledge — by the built-in camera on her laptop.

Fortunately, the FBI was able to identify a suspect: her high . . . → Read More: Your laptop is watching you

Google may localise YouTube for Pakistani Users

A new arrangement with the management of Google/YouTube has brightened the chance of YouTube being unblocked in Pakistan.

If certain conditions of the Google management are met, YouTube will be accessible as YouTube.com.pk, a local search engine.

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Google’s KitKat is out

Google Inc on Thursday unveiled the newest version of its Android smartphone software, aiming to allow more smartphone users access to its evolving menu of online services such as driving directions voice-activated search.

The new “KitKat” version of Android will be able to run on inexpensive, low-end smartphones as well as the most advanced devices, Sundar Pichai,Google Senior . . . → Read More: Google’s KitKat is out

US: Feds possibly responsible for new malware that attacks Tor anonymity

BY KEVIN POULSEN

Security researchers tonight are poring over a piece of malicious software that takes advantage of a Firefox security vulnerability to identify some users of the privacy-protecting Tor anonymity network.

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Pakistan-Thailand to sign FTA

ISLAMABAD – Thailand has expressed its intention to sign a Free Trade Agreement with Pakistan to further promote trade and economic relations between the two countries.

The intention was conveyed by Thailand’s Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul during talks with Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar in Islamabad on Thursday.

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Welcome to the nascent world of E-Commerce

From the creation of an online shopping facility in 1979 by Michael Aldrich, to estimated sales worth $226 billion, an increase of 12 percent over 2011, through ecommerce and online retail sales in the US alone, the world of ecommerce and online shopping has changed the concept and experience of shopping for good.

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Public Holiday official on Friday

In the backdrop of protests against the anti-Islam movie, the government has announced a public holiday on Friday to observe Ishq-e- Rasool(PBUH) day, Geo News reported.

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