Will the $2.7b fine by EU impact Google’s revenue stream in the region?

San Francisco: Google's parent company Alphabet can easily afford the $2.7 billion write-down it's taking to cover a big antitrust fine in Europe. But...

Why was the darknet website Alphabay taken down?

New York: AlphaBay, the now-shuttered online marketplace that authorities say traded in illegal drugs, firearms and counterfeit goods, wasn't all that different from any other e-commerce...

Facebook considering introducing news paywall

New York: Facebook is working on a way for news organizations to charge readers for articles they share and read on the social network. Facebook’s...

Plan9 launches 10th iteration of Launchpad expo

Lahore: The Launchpad Expo from Plan9 which is in its 10th iteration was opened on Thursday. It is held bi-annually where aspiring entrepreneurs are given...

Total broadband subscribers in Pakistan cross 44.32m

Islamabad: The total broadband subscribers including 3G and 4G services have crossed 44.32 million in the country, registering a reasonable growth rate with each...

China cracks down on VPNs attempting to escape Great Firewall

Beijing: China is tightening control over foreign companies’ internet use in a move some worry might disrupt their operations or jeopardize trade secrets as...

A peek into the peak factor

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Bitcoin dispute creates uncertainties among its traders

Washington: Got some bitcoin? An internal dispute over the digital currency could soon mean financial losses, whipsawing prices and delays in processing payments. It’s also...

Govt considering to setup incubation centre in Quetta

Islamabad: The government has planned to set up a National Incubation Centre (NIC) in Quetta with the aim of promoting entrepreneurship in Pakistan, sources told APP on...

Telecom operators invested $287.6m in first six months of FY 2016-17

Islamabad: Telecom operators in the country, witnessing a positive growth in the sector, have invested a significant amount of US $287.6 million during first...

Telecom sector contributed Rs53.76b during first two quarters of FY 2016-17

Islamabad: The telecom sector has contributed Rs582.95 billion to the national exchequer during the last three and a half years, making it one of...

Pakistani IT professionals attend Microsoft event in Washington

Washington: A 16-member delegation of IT professionals from Pakistan is attending a Microsoft Global Partner event “Inspire” being held in Washington from July 9-13. The delegation...

Inbox technologies postpones plan to hold IPO

Karachi: Inbox Business Technologies Limited has decided to postpone its book-building process for its initial public offering (IPO) which was initially scheduled to take...

President emphasizes use of modern technology

Islamabad: The use of modern technology in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)-related energy projects will alleviate the energy crisis in Pakistan and play a key...

Microsoft laying off thousands of workers globally

Redmond, Wash: Microsoft is laying off thousands of employees in a shake-up aimed at selling more subscriptions to software applications that can be used...

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Gold prices fell by Rs1,200 to Rs86,600 per tola in the local market on Saturday, a private media outlet reported. According to details, the per...