Hollywood studios struggle as hacking exposes their shoddy security

New York: Piracy is a long-running and even routine issue for Hollywood, whether it's street vendors hawking bootleg DVDs on street corners...

SoundCloud averts cash run-out as it receives much needed funding

Frankfurt: SoundCloud, the world's most popular streaming music app, but one that has struggled to find a profitable business model, said it...

Snapchat’s fall is Instagram’s gain

New York: Facebook once failed to buy Snapchat; ever since, it's tried to copy it, mostly without success. Until now. Facebook's Instagram Stories,...

Uber launches “UberEats” service in South Korea

Seoul: The San Francisco-based company's Thursday launch of UberEats in Seoul comes as it continues its talks with local authorities to resume...

Total broadband subscribers including 3G and 4G touched 44.608m in June

Islamabad: Total broadband subscribers, including for 3G and 4G services, have crossed around the 44.608 million mark in the country, registering a...

Pakistan’s economy suffered Rs1b loss due to IMEWE submarine cable fault

Islamabad: Pakistan’s economy had to bear an estimated loss of Rs1 billion owing to recent fault in submarine cable whereas Pakistan Telecommunication...

iFlix raises $133m from US entity Hearst

Lahore: In a latest round of valuation iFlix ,a Malaysia based startup and streaming service provider much in the ilk of Netflix...

Careem gets investment from Didi Chuxing to help expand its operations

Lahore: Careem, the leading ride-hailing and internet platform in the Middle East, North Africa, Turkey and Pakistan, today announced a strategic partnership...

Internet speeds attain normalcy as submarine cable fault gets fixed

Lahore: PTCL on Sunday afternoon announced via its official Twitter account that the internet submarine cable IMEWE, which got damaged Saturday morning at 3am...

Could Pakistan be on the verge of an internet blackout?

The curse of slow internet speeds and complaints about it seem to be a daily ritual here in Pakistan. Open social media...

Internet speeds slow down to a crawl, as IMEWE submarine cable develops fault

Lahore: The nightmare of dismal internet speeds continues, as it has been reported that another submarine cable IMEWE has developed a fault...

Paypak gets approval to launch its payment services

Lahore: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has given approval to Onelink for launching its Paypak payment services. Once Paypak starts its operations commercially,...

Apple earnings rise 12pc to $8.7b for quarter of April-June 2017

San Francisco: Apple's earnings climbed 12 percent to $8.7 billion in the company's latest quarter amid  rising demand for iPhones while the...

Big Brands sponsor raves in Pakistan to attract young money

Electronic dance music pulsates as revellers wave their arms in unison and coloured spotlights crisscross the ceiling of a lakeside wedding hall....

Careem rolls out insurance service for captains and riders

Road safety is a key priority for Careem. This applies to both captains and customers and is emphasized in captain training and...