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Siemens wins major power deal in Pakistan

Siemens wins major power deal in Pakistan
Siemens has recently celebrated the win of its largest ever power generation contract in Pakistan, during a signing ceremony attended by high-ranking government officials. Under the contract, Siemens will supply a complete power island solution for a new power plant - Punjab Power Plant Jhang - that will be built in Jhang, located 250km south-west of Lahore. The deal is valued at around EUR200 million for Siemens and marks the first time Siemens’ highly-efficient H-Class gas turbines will be installed in Pakistan. Punjab Power Plant Jhang will increase power generation capacity in Pakistan by approximately 1.3 gigawatts and provide a
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Analysts create AI based online software that converts oneself portraits into “3D selfies”

Analysts create AI based online software that converts oneself portraits into “3D selfies”
Scientists are suffering from an artificial cleverness (AI) system that can enhance your selfie into a three-dimensional (3D) style of your face within minutes. The technique originated by using a Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) - a location of AI which uses machine understanding how to give computers the capability to learn without having to be explicitly programmed. Research workers at School of Nottingham and Kingston School in the united kingdom trained a CNN on an enormous dataset of 2D pictures and 3D cosmetic models. With all the current information the CNN could reconstruct 3D cosmetic geometry from an individual 2D
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Huawei: a tech giant that never sleeps

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It was once considered an insignificant startup bound for failure. Huawei, a Chinese company – born and bred in Shenzhen – has proved others wrong and rose to become a global leader in telecommunication, and a serious contender for the big tech giants. It all started with a modest investment of 5,600 USD. Huawei has beaten all odds, and surpassed many local companies to grow into a giant tech empire, with a total revenue that reached 75.1 Billion USD in 2016. Today, Huawei serves one third of the world’s population and has a commercial footprint in 170 countries and regions;
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Smartphone security can be improved by controlling usage of alternative party libraries: CMU

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Experts from Carnegie Mellon School (CMU) have determined a new strategy to increase the security of smartphones. Typically a smartphone consumer provides permissions to a credit card applicatoin to gain access to certain information. Smartphone creators add functionality with their applications by integrating alternative party libraries. These enable you to deliver advertising, provide leaderboards, or create marketing information. For instance, Facebook libraries can be reached for authenticating individuals, Flurry's program creates marketing information from the info, and Google's AdMob collection accesses the user's location to provide targetted advertising. CMU researchers are suffering from an iphone app known as Protect My
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Instagram gives Face Filters to live video, new ‘Sunglasses’ filter to be video exclusive for weekly

Instagram gives Face Filters to live video, new ‘Sunglasses’ filter to be video exclusive for weekly
Online photo-sharing program Instagram has unveiled a fresh feature because of its users. Instagram users may use face filtration systems while writing a live training video. The feature of adding filter systems was limited by pictures only, i.e the filtration systems could only be utilized while going for a picture. The photo-sharing program in a post mentioned that it has additionally added a special filtration for live videos. The brand new sunglasses filtering is exclusive to live a life video  for weekly. Users can also change the representation of the surroundings showing up in the lense of the filtration system
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100 Million Dollars worth of MoUs signed at ITCN Asia 2017

100 Million Dollars worth of MoUs signed at ITCN Asia 2017
Numerous successful technology enterprises participating in the largest IT and Telecom event – ITCN Asia 2017, have taken this forum as an opportunity to sign agreements worth more than 100 Million US Dollars, for starting collaborative ventures by combining their expertise and creating innovative solutions for industrial and social development. The 17th ITCN Asia 2017 - Pakistan’s biggest international exhibition and conference on Information Technology (IT) & Telecommunications, was organized at the Karachi Expo Centre, attracting more than 65,000 visitors in three days - 19th to 21st September. The concurrent events of this year’s exhibition included; Security Asia, Fire & Safety Asia, Lights & LED Asia and
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Samsung offers ‘Gold Bars’ to lucky buyers of Galaxy S8 and S8+ Gold Edition.

Samsung offers ‘Gold Bars’ to lucky buyers of Galaxy S8 and S8+ Gold Edition.
The global technology leader – Samsung electronics has recently launched a prize offer in Pakistan, to reward the buyers of its most advanced smartphone models – the Galaxy S8 and S8+ (Maple Gold Color). This fabulous offer began from the 20th of August 2017 and many lucky winners will be given One Tola (11.66 grams) of Gold. The company has now announced the first lucky winner of Gold, in a ceremony held at the Packages Mall in Lahore, where the President of Samsung Pakistan and Afghanistan – Mr. Y. J. Kim was the chief-guest. For each purchase of a Galaxy S8 or S8+
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Daraz cuts the ribbon on 7-day Great Online Shopping Mela!

Daraz cuts the ribbon on 7-day Great Online Shopping Mela!
The Great Online Shopping Mela (GOSM) has unleashed its amazing line-up of discounts up to 67%, flash sales and brand vouchers upon online shoppers amongst much fanfare and festivity. The event lasts 7 Days, each day unlocking flash sales and irresistible discounts for a dedicated category. Daraz has on-boarded three bank partners for the event - (Easypay/JazzCash/Silkbank) and is also serving up bank discounts onMeezan Fridays and UBL Wednesdays. The event also featuresDaraz-exclusive Brand vouchers not to forget free-shipping applicable site-wide!!! What makes GOSM stand apart from a run-of-the-mill sale event? It’s the way this mela brings together a dream
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1 Million Solar Powered Houses Can Save Up To 30% Electricity in Pakistan

1 Million Solar Powered Houses Can Save Up To 30% Electricity in Pakistan
One million houses with an efficient Solar Power solution in Pakistan can reduce up to 30% electricity load in Pakistan from the national power grid. This was stated by Ashar Aziz, founder of FireEye, a Silicon Valley based network security company and the CEO SkyElectric, a Smart Energy Systems provider while inaugurating Pakistan’s first and only Solar Power Sales and Technical Education Centre in the new Packages Mall, Lahore. Its the right time to move towards reliable hybrid solar power solution which is a cheap source of energy having negligible recurring cost and it can also become a source of
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Philips is prepping a massively large 49″ monitor with curved display

Philips is prepping a massively large 49″ monitor with curved display
If it's an outrageously large monitor you want, get rid of some workplace space and prepare yourself to select from multiple options. We know that Samsung is focusing on a 49-in . ultra-wide monitor (C49HG90) with FreeSync 2 support, however now we've found that Philips gets in on the action with a cheaper option. Corresponding to Anandtech, Philips will demand around EUR899 ($1,077) because of its own version (492P8) when it debuts sometime next yr. That is clearly a few hundred us dollars significantly less than Samsung's monitor, which is often entirely on Amazon for $1,500. Both monitors give you
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