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Startup Bets Its Magic Touch on Seeds Can Boost Crop Yields

Startup Bets Its Magic Touch on Seeds Can Boost Crop Yields

Might the communities of microörganisms living in healthy plants hold the keys to dramatically increasing crop yields? A new venture-backed company is betting yes. Indigo, a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based startup, is developing microbe-based crop treatments identified through the study of the beneficial bacteria …Continue reading

PTA Organizes Workshop on Mobile Money

Workshop to share insights on branchless banking. Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) in collaboration with GSMA organized a workshop on Mobile Money today at PTA Headquarters. Chairman PTA, Dr. Syed Ismail Shah, Member Finance Tariq Sultan, Member Compliance and Enforcement Abdul Samad, senior …Continue reading

Mercedes Sees Fewer Robots in Its Future

Proud owners of the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class might be surprised to learn that their car was made using less automation and more old-fashioned elbow grease than previous models. According to Daimler, the German company that produces the high-end sedan, increasing customization, like …Continue reading

HBL under Cyberattack

The bank again blocks thousands of debit cards as users’ information gets compromised for the second time. Habib Bank Limited again blocked their debit cards of thousands of customers which were initially blocked on February 23 as the users’ information was compromised. …Continue reading

Pakistan Auto Show Opens up at the Expo Center

Organized by the Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts and Accessories Manufacturers (PAAPAM), the grand event features more than 135 international and local Auto-manufacturers and related enterprises. The Pakistan Auto and Auto Parts Show 2016 (PAPS), a premier annual auto industry event opened at the …Continue reading

Future Wearables: Intelligent Leggings Measure Muscle Fatigue in Runners

Wearable devices are changing the way people think about their lives and lifestyles. Smart watches are changing how we interact with each other, activity trackers are changing how we exercise, and wearable cameras are changing the nature of memory. So what can …Continue reading