Facebook may soon start hiding likes counts

  Photo: AFPfaceboo Facebook may soon start hiding likes on News Feed posts. The company already tested a similar move on Instagram in August as a way to help break users’ fixation... Read more »

Google reveals years-long ‘indiscriminate’ iPhone hack- Samaa Digital

  Photo: Apple Google security experts uncovered an “indiscriminate” hacking operation that targeted iPhones over a period of at least two years and used websites to implant malicious software to access photos,... Read more »

Sindh’s first forensics lab established at Karachi University- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP The very first DNA and serology laboratory in Sindh has been established at the University of Karachi. It is capable of completing 100 forensic analyses in one month. The... Read more »

YouTube fined $200m over child privacy violations- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP Days after launching its YouTube Kids site, YouTube is settling with the Federal Trade Commission for illegally collecting personal information about children without their parents’ consent. Google paid between... Read more »

Here’s what Honor launched in just a month- Samaa Digital

  Honor is becoming one of the most dynamic smartphone companies in the industry as it unveiled three new smartphones in August, offering something for everyone. The Honor 20 Pro, Honor 8A... Read more »

Karachi developers design AI software that detects robberies, traffic violations- Samaa Digital

  Most CCTV cameras record criminal activities, but what if they could also alert the authorities about it? Two young developers from Karachi, Umair and Shujaat, have designed software named Traffic Genius.... Read more »

Facebook may bring screen sharing to Messenger- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP Facebook will soon let you share the screen of your smartphone with the people you’re connected to via video chat. The company is working on a new feature called... Read more »

YouTube Kids is getting its own website- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP YouTube is all set to launch a separate website for children after the Google-owned service was criticized and investigated for showing inappropriate videos to kids on its main site.... Read more »

Smart buses to make traveling easier for Lahoris- Samaa Digital

  Commuting is a hassle in Pakistan. Badly constructed roads, potholes, annoyed drivers and a lack of affordable transport options are a nightmare for most. An Egyptian bus-hailing service named Swvl has... Read more »

‘Pakistan should have its own Facebook’- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFPfacebook All crime will end if Facebook is shut down, says PML-N MNA Ali Gohar Khan. He believes the nation will then ‘do some good’. The MNA was speaking at... Read more »