PTA Suspends and Restores PTCL’s WLL / EVO License
PTA suspended PTCL’s WLL licenses in five regions for using extra radio frequency spectrum than it was allocated. PTA suspended the licenses for not complying with authority’s earlier directive. However, within hours, PTCL paid the PKR 82.50 million fine and the regulator restored the WLL licences, ProPakistani reports
CM Punjab Visits Plan9
The Chief Minister of Punjab, Mian Shahbaz Sharif, visited Plan9 – PITB’s Tech incubator Dr. Umar Saif (Chairman PITB) introduced the incubated startups after which the CM interacted with them and appreciated their passion to resolve problems being faced by the people through the use of technology.
Huawei Launches Ascend Y511
Hauwei surprises with launch of Ascend Y511 in Pakistan. It comprises 4.5 inch display a full touch supporting 5 point multi touch. Ascend Y511 is loaded with MediaTek MT6572 processor, with a clock speed of 1.3 GHz and complemented by 512 MB RAM and can outrun any device of its genre.
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact redefines the premium Smartphone market.. It also boasts an IP58 rating from its maker, and is a quad-core Qualcomm SnapDragon 800 processor clocked at 2.2Ghz, 2 GB RAM, Adreno 330 GPU and 16 GB worth expandable storage.
Chevy Cars to Come with AT&T’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot
Chevy cars to have AT&T’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot. On the eve of the CES 2014 event, AT&T has just announced the extension of its 4G LTE networks to something a majority of Americans use every day – their cars. Chevy cars launching in 2015 will come equipped with AT&T’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, allowing users to browse data within their car.
Twitter Co-founder Announces Jelly Smartphone App
One of the creators of Twitter Inc unveiled a new mobile service called Jelly . The Jelly smartphone app seeks to improve the way people search for and find information, by querying people instead of Internet search engines.
Microsoft to Buy Cloud-based Software-Maker Parature Inc
Microsoft Corp said it would buy cloud-based software maker Parature Inc, which helps businesses manage help desks and provide other customer support services. The acquisition will boost Microsoft’s Dynamics unit, Mattress Firm Holding Corp, Pandora Media Inc and Nissan Motor Co as customers.
LinkedIn Sues Hackers
LinkedIn sues hackers over fake profiles. It said hackers using automated software created thousands of fake member accounts and copied data from actual member profile pages. “It undermines the integrity and effectiveness of LinkedIn’s professional network by polluting it with thousands of fake member profiles,” Jonathan Blavin, a lawyer for the company, said in the complaint.