WhatsApp Will Stop Working On These Android Phones, iPhones By Next Month

WhatsApp has announced that some smartphones running on older OS will become incompatible, starting from November 1. WhatsApp will require devices to run on Android OS 4.1 and above, iOS 10 and above or phones running on KaiOS 2.5.1 or above, which include the JioPhone and JioPhone 2. The Android phones list released by WhatsApp includes smartphones from Samsung, LG, ZTE, Huawei, Sony, …

HBL Mobile and Internet Banking Down Yet Again

According to the sources, the administration of Habib Bank Limited has failed to restore the bank’s internet and mobile banking services, which have been unavailable since yesterday because of technical difficulties. The suspension of the services has perturbed millions of its customers who have been unable to access their bank accounts via mobile and internet banking services, including scheduled and …

Islamabad to Get Drone Food Delivery Service Soon

The administration of the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) has once again demonstrated why it is the country’s most advanced and technology-loving civil government. Drone food delivery will be started in the federal capital in the next weeks, according to Deputy Commissioner (DC) Islamabad, Hamza Shafqaat. DC Islamabad revealed that the drone food delivery service in the capital will be launched …

PTA Allows Annual Import of 5 Mobile Phones for Personal Use

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has issued the ‘Type Approval Technical Standards Regulations 2021’, which allows a person to import only five mobile devices for personal use in a calendar year. The foreign missions, including the high commissions and embassies, will file their Certificate of Compliance requests for the import of telecommunication equipment through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. However, they will have …

New tech to prevent Li-ion battery fires

Materials scientists at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have found a way to prevent internal short circuits, the leading cause of fires in Li-ion batteries. Billions of Li-ion batteries are produced each year for use in cell phones, laptops, personal mobile devices, and huge batteries in electric vehicles and airplanes. This global battery demand is set to grow, with electric …

Human Genome can be processed by a Normal Computer

The human genome takes a long time to read and process, But now it is possible that human genome can be performed within few minutes. This is possible just because of the effort of revolutionary technology through a normal computer. The Massachusetts Institutes of Technology (MIT) and the Pasteur Institute in France developed new technology to read and shape the …

Zong and PSDF Partner to Train Youth in Digital Freelancing Skills

To promote youth education and employment, Zong 4G has joined hands with Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF) to launch an online course called ‘How to E-lance’. This course will provide 10,000 young people with the knowledge to become professional freelancers, equipping these young learners to launch online careers on the world’s top two freelancing platforms Fiverr and Upwork. Through the …

Instagram is harmful to Teens

The Wall Street Journal claims in report that Facebook’s own research has found that Instagram can have a negative effect on the mental health of young people. Facebook has kept internal research secret for two years that suggests its Instagram app makes body image issues worse for teenage girls, according to a leak from the tech firm. Since at least 2019, staff …

Realme Band 2 Launched with latest Features

Realme has expanded its wearable product lineup with the launch of Realme Band 2. The company has launched the Realme Band 2 in Malaysia at a virtual launch event.  The new fitness band has a striking resemblance to the Honor Band 6 with a bigger display, battery, and more. Realme Band 2 looks less like a fitness band and more like a smartwatch. …