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Chinese Electric Car Leaves Global Competitors in the Dust

Chinese Electric Car Leaves Global Competitors in the Dust

China’s electric vehicle startup Nio has launched its first mass-produced vehicle, leaving major foreign automakers such as Tesla scrambling to keep up. The ES8, priced 448,000 Chinese yuan ($67,765), was launched over the weekend. It is half the price of Tesla’s Model …Continue reading

Apple Introduces iPhone X

Apple has unveiled iPhone X, the 10th anniversary iPhone. The latest iPhone was presented during the keynote address at Apple Park’s Steve Jobs Theatre in California. The company also showcased the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, as well as an upgraded …Continue reading

Edu-Aid Application Makes Sign Language Accessible

A 23-year old Pakistani entrepreneur has developed an application for people with hearing disabilities. The application, known as Edu-Aid, translates sign language into spoken language. The software of the application developed by Syed Faizan Hussain makes use of computer vision, natural language …Continue reading

10 Years Ago, Apple Revolutionized the Smartphone Industry

“Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything,” said Steve Jobs during his keynote at the Macworld Expo 2007. True to his words, he stood on the stage and announced the launch of a new smartphone that …Continue reading

IT-Specific Announcements in the Federal Budget

“In the future, the gap between industrialized and non-industrial economies will become less pronounced than the one between Information Technology-enabled economies and the rest,” said Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in his speech on the Federal Budget. The Federal Budget for 2017-2018 was …Continue reading

Day 1 of Google’s Annual Developer Conference Brings Spate of New Applications

Day one of Google’s annual three-day developer conference brought together industry experts from all across the world and a spate of announcements from Google. During the keynote address, Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced that the company has reached the milestone of getting …Continue reading