WhatsApp Leaps Ahead in Online Privacy, Activates End-to-End Encryption

The founders of WhatsApp – an instant messaging service used by over a billion people – have just activated end-to-end encryption making WhatsApp communication more secure. What does this mean in plain words? Let me try to explain.

Read more

Google First Acquires Nik Collection Then Makes it FREE

A super good news for photographers as just Google announced that Nik Collection will not cost you a dime. The 7 famous filters that come for desktops will now be available as plugins on both iOS and Windows platforms.

Read more

Youtube is Finally Unblocked in Pakistan after a 4-Year Ban

Youtube, the world’s largest video-sharing website, is now available in Pakistan after about 4 years of ban. In 2012, the Lahore High Court had issued the ban orders upon Youtube’s failure to remove controversial content which led to ban on the website on all ISPs across Pakistan.

Read more

COMSATS Islamabad Organizes Open House for CS Graduates

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad, organized its 2nd Open House for Computer Science graduates. The open house was organized on December 31, 2015 at COMSATS Islamabad campus.

Read more

Pakistani Journalist Hamid Mir Hacked, Sensitive Information Shared on His Twitter Account

Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir just got his email and Twitter account hacked. An Anonymous hacker was able to get into his email and Twitter account at the same time. Screenshots of some highly sensitive information was shared on his Twitter account by the hacker.

Read more