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UIT Announces Series of Short Evening/Weekend Courses in Collaboration with PanaCloud, CTTC, EDVON, AXON, & Total Network Solutions

UIT Announces Series of Short Evening/Weekend Courses in Collaboration with PanaCloud, CTTC, EDVON, AXON, & Total Network Solutions

Staying committed to its mission of promoting technology education and imparting technical skills to the youth, Usman Institute of Technology has announced a series of short evening/weekend courses in collaboration with PanaCloud, CTTC, EDVON, AXON, and Total Network Solutions. The announcement was made in an Open Session held at the institute’s Karachi. This session included a talk by Mr. Zia Khan, CEO, at PanaCloud. Some of the announced courses include two-module ‘Certified Android, iPhone & Web Developer’ by Mr. Zia Khan, CEO, PanaCloud, starting April 16; and ‘Young Women’s Empowerment Robotics Camp (YWERC’17)’ by Mr. Muhammad Nabeel, CEO & Founder EDVON, starting April 15. A CCNA training session, by Engr. Tehseen Ahmed, CEO, Total Network Solutions, is already underway at UIT. Some of the courses which will soon be commenced under this string include ‘Skill Development Program 3-D Animations and Graphics’ by Mr. Faisal Khawaja, CEO, AXON, ‘CCNA Industrial, Cyber Security, Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT)’ by Mr. Farrukh Nizami, CEO, CTTC, and ‘Data Center Management & Virtualization’ by Mr. Tariq Ghori Program Manager,Technoid. “We are pleased to announce this string of affordable weekend and evening short courses for the youth who can prepare themselves for a better and more productive tomorrow,” said Dr. Shoaib Zaidi, Head of Academic Programmes, UIT while sharing his thoughts. “Being a leader in technology education, it’s part of our mission to promote technology and technical education in the country, especially among our youth so we, as a nation, are better prepared to compete in the world while making our lives better through innovation.” Most of these courses are designed in such a way that they can be taken by skilled professionals as well as amateur aspirants as young as 8th graders who have a passion to learn about new technology. The fee structure has been kept at its lowest so more and more youngsters are able to benefit from these courses with minimal financial...

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Huawei P10 and P10 Plus launch event held in Karachi

Huawei P10 and P10 Plus launch event held in Karachi

To kick off the launch of its flagship devices P10 and P10 Plus, Huawei Pakistan hosted an exclusive event in Karachi. The event was attended by the crème de la crème of the industry. The celebrities got the feel of the two glamorous devices in the experience zone along with a special cover style booth, where the famous fashion photographer Mutahir Mahmood took portrait shots of the guests using Huawei’s P10 and P10 Pus. The main motive of the booth was to demonstrate the 2nd generation Leica Lenses on both the camera’s, proving that P10 and P10 Plus’s portrait feature indeed ‘Makes every shot a cover shot”. Heartthrob Sheheryar Munawar attended the event as brand ambassadors of Huawei in addition to many celebrities including Ahsan Khan, Ayesha omar, Tapu Javeri, Imran Abbas, Nomi Ansari and Deepak Perwani amongst others. “As culture and technology continue to intersect in every aspect of our world, we want to deliver new products and experiences that ultimately improve and enhance life. Satisfying the ever-changing demands of the customers has always been the top-most priority of Huawei and we will continue to do so.” said Mr. Blueking – Country Head of Huawei, Pakistan. Huawei has partnered with Leica – the world leader in camera technologies, to bring cutting-edge camera features that produce artistic portraits. For perfectly clear, crisp portraits, the P10’s 12MP RGB + 20MP monochrome lenses feature Hybrid Zoom with an auto-focus system to ensure more precise focusing. Moreover, the Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) on the RGB lens means you can get sharper shots, whether your subject is near or far. Featuring High Gloss, Hyper Diamond-Cut, Sandblast finishes, both devices look sleek, beautiful and glossy, all while preventing fingerprint smudges on the screen. Huawei P10 and P10 Plus take smartphone efficiency and customization a step further, thanks to the powerful Kirin 960 processor and all-new EMUI 5.1. Integrating the design values and engineering excellence of Huawei, the P10 and P10 Plus are a combination of attractive hardware, enriched with the most advanced...

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Highly advanced English learning kit for kids launched by ‘Learning Time’

Highly advanced English learning kit for kids launched by ‘Learning Time’

Learning Time – one of the fastest-growing developers and marketers of early learning products for today’s kids – have launched a highly advanced English learning product for children in Pakistan. Branded ‘Time for English with Lucy, Wiz and Ziggy’, the learning kit was unveiled in a launch ceremony held on Friday at the company’s Karachi office. ‘Time for English with Lucy, Wiz and Ziggy’ is the most advanced English learning kit currently available in the Pakistani market. Thanks to a combination of talking books, videos, activity books, flashcards and a tablet pre-loaded with educational apps, the product develops more than 20 essential skills in children. Learning Time’s ‘Time for English’ is part of the ‘A+ Program’ that has been launched in 18 countries around the world, including Pakistan, to help develop essential awareness, abilities and attitudes at an early age. What make this program unique are books that ‘talk’ in multiple languages. ‘Learning Values with Lucy and Wiz’, another part of the program, has been submitted for Guinness World Records because it can talk to kids in 10 languages, including Urdu, and teaches good behavior and essential values. In Pakistan, Learning Time A+ Program has been endorsed by many educationists, including Mr. Abbas Husain, Director of Teachers’ Development Centre. “Pakistani parents have responded extremely well to Learning Time products since its launch in October 2015,” said Mr. Mush Panjwani, Director of Sales, Marketing & Training, Learning Time, who was visiting from Hong Kong for the product launch. “The Karachi International Book Fair in December 2016 was an eye-opener for the team, seeing the increasing awareness in parents who are looking for good quality educational products, and an educational alternative to gadgets”, he added. Learning Time has been marketing children’s products for over 20 years, and is now the biggest developer and publisher of early learning material for the direct sales channel. The company is based in UAE with offices in Hong Kong too. ‘A Better Chance’ is the exclusive distributor for Learning Time in Pakistan, and is headed by Mr. & Mrs. Jahangir...

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Huawei P10 Lite – The Next Best Thing

Huawei P10 Lite – The Next Best Thing

Huawei, the global technology-leading company in telecommunications has the tech-savvy customers crammed with excitement for its upcoming device – Huawei P10 Lite. This revolutionary device inspires today’s trend-setters and go-getters with a new, powerful and affordable device, truly exemplifying “Style Meets Performance.” Integrating the design values and engineering excellence of Huawei, the P10 lite is a combination of attractive hardware, enriched with the most advanced software, all while having dynamic camera advances and powerful performance enhancements with the objective of setting a new standard in Huawei’s lite devices. The photography experience is redesigned in the P10 lite; equipped with a 12MP rear camera containing a 1/2.8-inch sensor, an 8MP front camera with a flagship-level portrait mode; all photos clicked are enhanced with a beautiful ‘bokeh’ effect. The P10 lite is enriched with EMUI 5.1 which improves touch response with a faster touch control driver, predictive touch tracking and parallel graphics rendering. This powerful device is truly a blend of attractive hardware, enriched with the most advanced software. The P10 lite is the first-ever phone in the lite series to boast proprietary knuckle sense technology, which enables easy shortcuts by tapping/drawing on the screen with knuckles, and simplifying full-page screenshots with simple knuckle gestures. The P10 lite is also equipped with a Wi-Fi bridge: an innovative function which supports a Wi-Fi signal for up to four terminal devices. This flagship device has 5 sensors; fingerprint, gravity, optical, distance and a gyroscope. Huawei is rapidly emerging as an innovative industry leader within the electronics and telecommunications arena, aiming to deliver exceptional services to the rapidly expanding segment of smartphone users in Pakistan, who seek powerful global...

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Telenor Pakistan shines at PAS Awards 2017, wins in ‘Telecommunication Service Provider’ & ‘Best in PR’ categories

Telenor Pakistan shines at PAS Awards 2017, wins in ‘Telecommunication Service Provider’ & ‘Best in PR’ categories

The latest edition of PAS Awards – country’s premier advertising awards – saw Telenor Pakistan continuing its winning streak and taking home awards in two key categories namely ‘Telecommunication Service Provider’ & ‘Best in PR’. In the ‘Telecommunication Service Provider’ category, there were a total of 12 submissions out of which 3 made it to the final round with Telenor being shortlisted for its ‘Sacha Sath’ campaign. In February last year, Telenor Pakistan unveiled its new positioning ‘Sacha Sath’ termed as a natural extension of its customers’ everyday life. Telenor’s campaign partners for Sacha Sath included Adcom Leo Burnett, OMD Pakistan, and Stimulus Productions. The ‘Best in PR’ category received a total of 7 submissions with 2 being nominated for the award. Telenor won for the PR campaign of djuice’s ‘Oye Kuch Kar Guzar’ – Pakistan’s first-ever online feature film that also gives the watcher control over its plot. Telenor’s campaign partners for ‘Oye Kuch Kar Guzar’ included Adcom Leo Burnett, OMD Pakistan, The Digital Factory, Catwalk, TruBrew Records, Citrus Talent, and Google/YouTube Pakistan & Singapore. “This latest recognition is a sheer testament to our commitment to excellence in everything we do,” said Irfan Wahab Khan, CEO, Telenor Pakistan. “We derive energy from appreciation, particularly from our customers for our efforts to pursue our mission of empowering Pakistan and serving all possible domains with greater passion. We will continue to serve better and strive to provide best products and services and create value for our customers,” he added. In PAS Awards 2017, Sacha Saath was also nominated in categories of Corporate Campaign, Platform Award – Best in TV and Nationally Originated Campaign, whereas Oye Kuch Kar Guzar, was also nominated for Media Innovation in addition to the category it won....

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Huawei P10 Plus – Pre-book and win exciting prizes

Huawei P10 Plus – Pre-book and win exciting prizes

Huawei, the leading telecommunication company recently launched two flagship devices, P10 and P10 Plus in MWC at Barcelona. The P10 Plus will be up for pre-booking from 15th to 22nd April 2017 at all Huawei brand outlets for 79,999 PKR. Huawei is also giving a one-year warranty along with a 1 year Huawei Care Plus package with this device. Huawei is also giving a special priority gift box with an exclusive A1 health band for the customers that avail the pre-booking. The device comes in three exquisite colours Dazzling Blue, Graphite Black and Prestige Gold. The P10 Plus has a 5.5 inch display with an amazing 2K(2560*1440) resolution of 540PPI that brings every picture to life. It features the world’s first 3D effect smartphone with a rear Leica dual-camera Pro-Edition 2.0 and a Leica front camera co-engineered with the camera giant Leica, the resulting revolutionary camera makes every shot a cover shot. Huawei is delivering a revolutionary experience in smartphone-photography with the P10 Plus. The newly minted Leica front camera comes with an autofocus which ensures all your selfies are clean and crisp. Featuring High Gloss, Hyper Diamond-Cut, Sandblast finishes, the P10 Plus looks sleek, beautiful and glossy, all while preventing fingerprint smudges on the screen. Featuring AndroidTM 7.0, the P10 Plus comes with 128GB storage, 6GB RAM. This device features a powerful Kirin 960 processor, an all-new EMUI 5.1, and is enriched with an Octa-core (4 x 2.4 GHz A73+ 4 x 1.8 GHz A53) processor. With 3,750 mAh battery in the P10 Plus, it supports HUAWEI SuperCharge technology. It is the complete package from looks to specs, perfect for a modern user who wants to capture everyday moments with style. The leading telecom operator in Pakistan – Zong is offering a free 4G SIM + 12GB data with the purchase of every Huawei P10 Plus for the first three...

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Yayvo offers 15% OFF on All Products with UBL Debit/Credit Card

Yayvo offers 15% OFF on All Products with UBL Debit/Credit Card

Yayvo always comes with exciting deals and offers to facilitate its customers. On every festive, it brings amazing deals so that customers can buy all that they need in reduced prices. The great news is, Yayvo and UBL have now come together. They are now officially partners. For Yayvo customers, UBL has special UBL Discounts Deal which can be availed on every Thursday only at Yayvo.com. It gives 15% flat discount on all the products at Yayvo.com. The customers can buy products in deducted prices on every Thursday, if they pay with UBL debit/credit card. The maximum discount is Rs 2000. You can buy A.Cs, Washing machine, Air cooler, Sandwich maker, Vacuum cleaner, Water Dispenser, smartphones, LEDs, Electric meat grinder, Generator and many other products. Be it Kitchen appliances, home appliances or Tech products, all items can be purchased with 15% discount on every Thursday with UBL debit/credit card. Enhance your online shopping experience with Yayvo. Make a list of products that you wish to buy, browse them on Yayvo, place the order, and wait for the order to reach to you in a matter of few...

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Telenor Pakistan bags the RCCI ICT Award 2017 for ‘Excellence in Telecommunication’

Telenor Pakistan bags the RCCI ICT Award 2017 for ‘Excellence in Telecommunication’

Continuing its streak of recognition for innovative telecommunication products and services, country’s top cellular operator and digital services provider, Telenor Pakistan, has been awarded the ‘Excellence in Telecommunication’ award at the RCCI ICT Award 2017 by the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized the 3rd RCCI ICT (Information and Communication Technology) Awards at a local hotel in Rawalpindi that was attended by Ms. Anusha Rahman, Minister of State for Information Technology and Telecommunication and Dr. Ismael Shah, Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, among other dignitaries of the industry. On behalf of Telenor Pakistan, the award was received by Muhammad Aslam Hayat, company’s Chief Corporate Affairs and Strategy Officer. Telenor Pakistan was chosen by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority as the winner of the category. Sharing his thoughts on the achievement, Mr. Aslam Hayat said, “We are humbled to have been honored with the RCCI ICT Award. At Telenor, we stay committed to our mission of empowering the people of Pakistan which is also convergent with the Government’s long-term vision for the country’s growth. We thank the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry for this honor and are enthused to continue serving the people of Pakistan with the same passion.” Through the annual ICT Awards which started in 2015, the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry cements its efforts to encourage investment in the ICT enabled sector of Pakistan and honor the Pakistani companies at the cutting edge of technological...

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Buy Amazing 15 Products at just Rs. 15 on Yayvo First Birthday 15th April, 2017

Buy Amazing 15 Products at just Rs. 15 on Yayvo First Birthday 15th April, 2017

Yayvo the ultimate online shopping stop Turns One on 15th April 2017. It was re-branded on 15th of April 2016 and in just one year it has acquired some really huge accomplishments. As official partners of iDroid, it brought iDroid latest Smartphone iDroid Balr X7 in Pakistan. In only 7 days 1000+ phones were sold. Yayvo was first ecommerce portal to join the PSL 2017. PSL customized jerseys, goody bags, caps; cricket kits etc were offered with special discounts. On Black Friday, with 80% off, it got 60,000 orders placed, which is a really big number. On this gleeful event, Yayvo came with super amazing deals. Free Vouchers and Lucky Draw On its first anniversary, Yayvo gives an awesome treat to all its customers. From 11th April to 14th April free vouchers will be available online on Yayvo worth Rs 250 to Rs 10000.  These vouchers can be used on 15th April to buy the products. The amusing news is 15 products at incredible 15 Rs price will be on sale. One other interesting news is, all the users placing orders on 15th April, 2016 can take part in the Lucky Draw and get amazing prices like tickets for Dubai, Honda bikes, Gold Coins and much more. You just need to enter the order number in the lucky draw to get these amazing prizes. The lucky drawn begins on 16th April, 2017. #15For15 Products 15 different products for 15 Rs will be available in different time slots. 12pm-3pm It has it all, smart watch for smart people, selfie stick with extendable audio for the ones who love to capture every single moment, Makeup nail polish bundle for ladies adorning themselves, top front racing car and a blender for your kitchen chores. All in just Rs 15! 3pm-6pm The cost of these products is high if not bought on sale. But the good news is, they are available in sale is just Rs 15 that sounds improbable. But it is really like that. The products that can be purchased in this time frame are sun glasses, garlic chopper, hair straighteners, socks and headphones. 6pm-9pm This 3 hours span gives you the chance to buy elegant bed sheets, Krone Body spray ( Buy 2 Get 1 free), toothpaste dispenser, pack of 2 aluma wallets and Black Analog Curren watch. This is limited time offer! This astounding Birthday Treat from Yayvo is super exciting. It is for limited time so make sure you avail this offer! For more info visit here...

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Make Every Shot a Cover Shot with the Huawei P10

Make Every Shot a Cover Shot with the Huawei P10

Huawei’s P series sets the foundation for Huawei as a lifestyle brand that can inspire and encourage consumers through technology. Believing that the smartphone has become an extension of us, Huawei developed the P series with the aim to provide consumers with a stylish device that caters to their lifestyle and communicates their personality. Huawei is truly delivering a ground-breaking experience in smartphone-photography with its all new P10. The newly launched P10 offers users a compelling experience like no other while allowing them to capture and document their moments, while telling their stories better. or the first time on a smartphone, the Huawei P10 boasts the world’s first front camera co-engineered with Leica to complement their Leica Dual rear camera. Huawei P10 creates timeless portraits and promises every shot to be a cover shot. By using the world’s most advanced photographic technology to create modern artistic portraits in Leica’s signature image style, the Huawei P10 offers stunning features such as studio-like re-lighting and 3D facial detection technology, thus putting all the tools of an artistic studio in user’s pocket. The new front camera helps to produce perfect portrait photography in Leica image style whilst the rear camera captures facial features with incredible detail, bringing photos vividly to life. Other features like the newly added wide angle feature for group shots, Hybrid Zoom with an auto-focus and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) on the RGB lens makes the Huawei P10 a perfect pocket studio, perfect for all photo enthusiasts. The P10 is equipped with a machine learning algorithm along with Huawei Ultra Memory which loads the most-used apps and services faster, making multitasking easier. EMUI 5.1 also improves touch response with a faster touch control driver and predictive touch tracking. This powerful device is truly a blend of attractive hardware, enriched with the most advanced software. Huawei is rapidly emerging as an innovative industry leader within the electronics and telecommunications arena, aiming to deliver exceptional services to the rapidly expanding segment of smartphone users in Pakistan, who seek powerful global connectivity. Go grab your master piece in the price tag of just Rs. 59,999 available all over Pakistan in Dazzling blue, Prestige Gold and Graphite Black. The leading telecom operator in Pakistan – Zong is offering a Free 4G SIM + 12GB data with the purchase of every Huawei P10 for the first three...

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Huawei’s P10 a device with Leica’s revolutionary camera technology now available in Pakistan

Huawei’s P10 a device with Leica’s revolutionary camera technology now available in Pakistan

Huawei has launched its long-awaited HUAWEI P10 in the Pakistan market. On the first day, special ‘First Sale experience’ arrangements were made at Hafeez Center in Lahore, to provide an exciting purchase-experience to the consumers. Audience was not only given a hands-on experience of the P10, but also the opportunity to win the all new P-10 in a lucky draw on the same night, by sharing a Picture from the experience on Facebook. The turnout was monumental with people lining up to get their hands on the highly anticipated device featuring the world’s first Leica selfie camera. Huawei is delivering a revolutionary experience in smartphone-photography with the P10. This device boast Leica’s most advanced Dual-Camera 2.0 and Dual-Camera 2.0 Pro Edition – a leap forward in camera technology. Huawei has partnered with Leica – the world leader in camera technologies, to bring cutting-edge camera features that produce artistic portraits. With the first ever front-facing camera co-engineered with Leica, P10 can create timeless portraits. The Country Head for Terminal Device of Huawei in Pakistan Mr. Blue King stated that: “At Huawei, we’re always inspired by people’s lives and experiences. Taking pictures helps us document and preserve our most memorable moments, while expressing our creative inspirations. With the HUAWEI P10, we are offering a compelling photography experience to the consumers, by putting the power of a photography studio in their pocket, together with standout features that redefine portrait photography”. It is the first device to include precise 3D facial technology, portrait enhancements, and dynamic illumination. Inside the camera, users will find a 12-megapixel RGB sensor, a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor and enhanced fusion algorithms. When paired with the dual camera Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) solution and the industry’s first dual camera pixel binning technology,  it allows superior night shot capabilities with Huawei’s artistic imaging algorithm, and the pictures are further enriched by the dynamic illumination and facial-detection technology. This device feature a powerful Kirin 960 processor, an all-new EMUI 5.1, as well as a fingerprint sensor on the front. With 3,200mAh battery in the P10, it support HUAWEI Super Charge technology.  A hyper diamond cut gives this sleek, beautiful device a glossy finish, but prevents fingerprint smudges. Huawei P10 has already received numerous global technology awards, namely the “Best of MWC 2017: Best Smartphone” award by the Android Authority, the “Best Phone” award by Digital Trends and the “MWC 2017 Awards: Best Phone” award by...

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Last Chance to Pre-Book and Win a Huawei P10 on the first Sale

Last Chance to Pre-Book and Win a Huawei P10 on the first Sale

Huawei, the leading telecommunication company is offering the last chance to pre-book its new flagship device; Huawei P10 in dazzling blue, Prestige Gold and Graphite Black. Huawei is giving a one-year warranty along with a 1 year Huawei Care Plus package with this device. Customers can pre-book this cutting edge device at all Huawei brand outlets starting April 1st to April 7th, for Rs. 59,999. Huawei Paksitan has also announced an exciting contest whereby consumers can win a P10 on the first sale day by entering a lucky draw. Huawei has made special arrangemnets for the ‘First Sale experience’ at Hafeez Centre in Lahore on 8th of Aprilfrom 3:00 PM onwards, to provide an exciting purchase-experience to the consumers. Audience will not only be given a hands-on experience of the P10, but also the opportunity to win the all new P10 in a lucky draw on the same night, by sharing a Picture from the experience on facebook. Attendees will also have the opportunity to win many other exciting giveaways at the event. All Huawei Fans looking to get their hands on this device should visit the Huawei kiosk on the release day to enter the contest. The leading telecom operator in Pakistan – Zong is offering a free 4G SIM + 12GB data with the purchase of every Huawei P10 for the first three months. Huawei is also giving a gift box for the first 300 customers which include a special priority gift box with an exclusive A1 health band. For all other pre-booking orders, consumers will get limited-edition Huawei branded gift boxes containing exciting Goodies along with a super-fast Huawei charger. The P10 offers a revolutionary experience in smartphone-photography with the P10. This device boast Leica’s most advanced Dual-Camera 2.0 and Dual-Camera 2.0 Pro Edition – a leap forward in camera technology. With the first ever front-facing camera co-engineered with Leica, P10 can create timeless portraits. It has an improved front camera with a wide angle feature which captures better group photos. It lets the users take professional quality photos which were only possible with a DSLR. A hyper diamond cut gives this sleek, beautiful device a glossy finish, all while preventing fingerprint smudges. This device features a powerful Kirin 960 processor, an all-new EMUI 5.1, as well as a fingerprint sensor on the front. With 3,200 mAh battery in the P10, which supports Huawei SuperCharge technology a 30 minute charge lasts an entire day’s...

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