Tag: Competition

Nokia To Lay Off 3500 Employees By The End Of 2012

Nokia To Lay Off 3500 Employees By The End Of 2012

It seems like Nokia is struggling very hard to compete with Apple and Google’s Android based smartphones. As the both platforms are now at the top of smartphone markets around the world and Nokia’s smartphone shares continue to tumble. Yesterday, Nokia announced that they will laying off 3500 employees. Well, this move was defended by […]

September 30, 2011 | By | Reply More
Amazon To Launch A Tablet To Take On Apple's iPad

Amazon To Launch A Tablet To Take On Apple's iPad

According to some rumors, Amazon is planning to introduce a 7-inch media tablet which runs a forked version of Android and is also able to connect all services of Amazon including App store, Movies, TV and Music along with eBooks. It is not going to be a multi touch tablet but rumors say that its […]

September 24, 2011 | By | Reply More
CCP issues show cause notice to Warid Telecom

CCP issues show cause notice to Warid Telecom

Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) under the section 30 of Competition act, 2010, has issued a show cause notice to Warid Telecom (Pvt.) Limited. CCP issued the notice because of Warid’s misleading and deceptive advertisings. Warid is advertising one of its packages as “minute package” in which they show that by subscribing to this package […]

August 13, 2011 | By | Reply More
Competition launched on Twitter for Olympics 2012

Competition launched on Twitter for Olympics 2012

The website for the London Olympics and Paralympics that are going to be held in 2012 just got little more turbulent. It has now planned an interactive competition to find out which country has the biggest online fan support. The contest lines the top 20 countries based on the number of tweets, You Tube videos […]

July 27, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Young Writers Outperformed in S&T Competition

Young Writers Outperformed in S&T Competition

In order to create awareness amongst the young generation of the best practices in Science & Technology sector, Technology Times, National Academy of Young Scientists (NAYS), SciForum, and Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) have awarded cash prizes to three young writers who have excelled in Science & Technology competition titled “SciFic EssayCon-2011” during the ceremony held here in Islamabad today.

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Google Code Jam Competition

Google Code Jam Competition

The Search Engine giant Google Today announced launching of Code Jam competition. Google Code Jam is a programming competition in which professional and student programmers are asked to solve increasingly complex algorithmic challenges in a limited amount of time

April 7, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More