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How Dirty Is Your Air?

I didn’t know it, but the eggs my boys were cooking for themselves each morning were putting me at risk of premature death. The danger wasn’t the eggs per se, but tiny cooking oil particulates that the stove’s heat was launching into …Continue reading

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Smart City Living Transforms the Urban Landscape

With 10,000 people per day migrating to the world’s urban areas, cities everywhere are seeking ways to transform their increasingly congested landscapes into safer, smarter, and healthier environments that better serve their residents. This historic population shift is driving an ongoing global …Continue reading

Two Wind Power Plants to Become Operational in Sindh by End of Year

Two wind power plants containing 33 wind turbines each are set to be installed in Sindh by the end of the year. The power plants will have the capacity to produce 99 megawatts (MW) electricity altogether and will be capable of providing …Continue reading

Building the Cities of Tomorrow

Before smart cities initiatives, the government needs to prepare for the Internet of Things (IoT) implementation. Change is the only constant if you look at history. For example, the first industrial revolution was fueled by steam power that created a big boom …Continue reading

Connecting the Unconnected

A spotlight on Pakistan’s telecom sector in the backdrop of smart cities. With a teledensity of 71 percent, 133 million mobile subscribers and 31.8 million mobile broadband (MBB) subscribers, Pakistan ranks sixth in the top ten smartphone markets for growth potential. This …Continue reading

All You Need to Know About the Punjab IT Policy

The Punjab Information Technology (IT) policy draft is not just about IT. Rather, it aspires to be about governance in the age of IT. The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) has held a public consultation on the draft and is now revising …Continue reading

شہری انتظام کیلئے جدید مگر سستی ٹیکنالوجی کی ضرورت

پوری دنیا میں پھیلے ہوئے شہر، خواہ وہ امیر ہوں یا غریب، جدیدٹیکنالوجی کو پوری طرح سے اختیار کرنے کی کوششوں میں مصروف ہیں۔ ان شہروں میں بڑھتے ہوئے چیلنجز کا مقابلہ کرنے کیلئے موبائل ایپلی کیشنز، سینسرز اور دیگر ٹیکنالوجیز میدان میں آگئی ہیں ۔

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