Technology adoption: Smarter phones to become inevitable

The rollout of 3G technology, Hussain says, will provide a strong boost to Pakistan’s smartphone market. Since the market largely remains untapped, he says every single player will benefit from this technology.

The country’s smartphone market is only 15 per cent of the mobile industry but it is growing rapidly. With a couple of operators ready to launch the service shortly after the auction of the 3G spectrum due in April this year – the demand for smartphones is likely to shoot

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Nokia showcases latest better, smarter offerings

STAFF REPORT KHI: Nokia has recently held the Nokia App Summit 2012 in Karachi  in order to showcase its latest better, faster and smarter offerings along with a line-up of relevant app content developed by Pakistani developers that adds up to a mobility experience par excellence.According to details, the event featured a unique blend of stalwarts from the local mobile and app developers, corporate sector and social development sector of the country.At the event, organized in collaboration with

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Are we on the verge of smarter computer?

THE AMOUNT of digital data around the world is doubling every two years, thanks in large part to innovative new ways to create and share information. Mobile devices, social networking, and the internet will contribute to a data glut of historic proportions by 2020, which according to market researcher IDC, will be 50 times greater than current levels.The question is, are we ready for all that data? Better yet, are our systems equipped with the innovative technology to manage it?What’s needed

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