Sep 06

Sony launches camera phone with add-on lenses

Germany Gadget Show Sony XperiaBerlin – Sony Mobile unveiled a new addition to its Xperia smartphone lineup Wednesday: a device that sports a massive 20.7-megapixel camera and is capable of attaching better lenses.

The Xperia Z1, presented in Berlin two days before the annual IFA consumer electronics show there, is Sony’s attempt to leapfrog rivals such as Nokia and Samsung in the race for the phone with the best camera.Germany Gadget Show Sony Xperia

Its standout features are a high-resolution lens built into the camera, and the option of controlling detachable lenses from the phone’s 5-inch screen.Kazuo Hirai

According to Sony, the lenses can also be used with other Android phones and even Apple’s iPhone.

The Z1’s camera functions are further supported by a large image sensor and dedicated apps that allow users to stream video directly onto their Facebook page, store images online and search for information about whatever their viewfinder is pointing at.Kazuo Hirai

The phone, previously codenamed Honami, comes with 2.2 gigahertz processor and a waterproof aluminum case.

Sony said the Z1 will go on sale later this month.Kazuo Hirai

May 07

PTCL Signs MOU with Bahria Town for deployment of telecommunications services

PTCL signs MoU with Bahria Town for deployment of telecommunications services:

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and Bahria Town have today signed MoU agreement, through which PTCL will deploy Information Communication Technology (ICT) services and infrastructure in Bahria Enclave, Islamabad.

The agreement shall enable residents of Bahria Enclave to experience superior telecom services of PTCL including voice telephony, broadband internet and SmartTV as well as Pakistan’s fastest and most reliable EVO wireless broadband internet services.

The agreement was signed by Tariq Salman, Chief Technical Officer PTCL and Maj Gen.(R) Shaukat Sultan, Executive Director Bahria Town in the presence of Walid Irshaid, President and CEO PTCL and Malik Riaz Hussain, Ex-Chairman Bahria Town. Dr. Riaz Inayat, PTCL Executive Vice President (EVP) Network Development; Cdr. (R) M. Ilyas along with other senior officials from PTCL and Bahria Town were also present at the occasion.

Tariq Salman, Chief Technical Officer PTCL while speaking at the signing ceremony said, “We are pleased to partner with Bahria Town and look forward to a cooperative and mutually beneficial relationship. Over the years, PTCL has made concerted efforts to deploy world-class telecom infrastructure for the development of the country and its economy”.

“Our goal is to enable our society to get the most benefit out of our advanced ICT solutions and provide our customers with value-centric services”, he added further.

Maj Gen. (R) Shaukat Sultan, Executive Director Bahria Town said at the occasion, “It’s a matter of great pride for Bahria Town to partner with PTCL, country’s largest and leading telecommunication services provider. We understand the needs for improvement in the ICT sector, and for this reason out of the six fiber optic networks that PTCL has deployed, this would be the second one for Bahria town residents. We plan to move forward with the same spirit for future projects as well”.


PTCL would be using GPON (Fiber to the home) technology, considered as the strongest candidate for widespread deployments. Bahria Town would provide the space for PTCL Exchange building, EVO BTS Tower and indoor spacing for staff along with the provision of space for PTCL Customer Support Center. Moreover, un-interrupted power supply will also be ensured to these facilities.

This is the sixth PTCL deployment of such high-speed network in Pakistan. Previously, the company has connected Cantonment Exchange Karachi, Gulberg Exchange Lahore, F-11 Exchange Islamabad, Centaurus and Bahria Town Golf City Exchange with its latest fiber optic network.

Apr 28

RAR File Crack Password with RAR Password Recovery Tool

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Mar 14

How To Change DNS PTCL Blocked Torrents In Pakistan

How to Bypass Blocked Torrent By PTCLYesterday we heard about torrent downloading issue. Some people are saying that PTCL (Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited) has blocked torrent downloading in Pakistan. There is no need to change the DNS server. It makes no difference, torrents would remain blocked. If you guys do not beleive then i have shared a method to change DNS server for Windows/MacOS X/Linux etc. We came to know that PTCL will unblock torrents as soon as early, may be in this weak

Microsoft Windows

DNS settings are specified in the TCP/IP Properties window for the selected network connection.

Changing DNS server settings on Microsoft Windows 7/Windows 8

  1. Go the Control Panel.
  2. Click Network and Internet, then Network and Sharing Center, and click Change adapter settings.
  3. Select the connection for which you want to configure Google Public DNS. For example:
  4. To change the settings for an Ethernet connection, right-click Local Area Connection, and click Properties.
  5. To change the settings for a wireless connection, right-click Wireless Network Connection, and click Properties.
  6. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
  7. Select the Networking tab. Under This connection uses the following items, select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) or Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6) and then click Properties.
  8. Click Advanced and select the DNS tab. If there are any DNS server IP addresses listed there, write them down for future reference, and remove them from this window.
  9. Click OK.
  10. Select Use the following DNS server addresses. If there are any IP addresses listed in the Preferred DNS server or Alternate DNS server, write them down for future reference.
  11. Replace those addresses with the IP addresses of the Google DNS servers:
  12. For IPv4: and/or
  13. For IPv6: 2001:4860:4860::8888 and/or 2001:4860:4860::8844
  14. Restart the connection you selected in step 3.
  15. Test that your setup is working correctly; see Testing your new settings below.
  16. Repeat the procedure for additional network connections you want to change.

Mac OS X

DNS settings are specified in the Network window.

Changing DNS server settings on Mac OS 10.5


In most modern Linux distributions, DNS settings are configured through Network Manager.

Changing DNS server settings on Ubuntu

  1. In the System menu, click Preferences, then click Network Connections.
  2. Select the connection for which you want to configure Google Public DNS. For example:
  3. To change the settings for an Ethernet connection, select the Wired tab, then select your network interface in the list. It is usually called eth0.
  4. To change the settings for a wireless connection, select the Wireless tab, then select the appropriate wireless network.
  5. Click Edit, and in the window that appears, select the IPv4 Settings or IPv6 Settings tab.
  6. If the selected method is Automatic (DHCP), open the dropdown and select Automatic (DHCP) addresses only instead. If the method is set to something else, do not change it.
  7. In the DNS servers field, enter the Google Public DNS IP addresses, separated by a space:
  8. For IPv4: and/or
  9. For IPv6: 2001:4860:4860::8888 and/or 2001:4860:4860::8844
  10. Click Apply to save the change. If you are prompted for a password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
  11. Test that your setup is working correctly; see Testing your new settings below.
  12. Repeat the procedure for additional network connections you want to change.
  13. If your distribution doesn’t use Network Manager, your DNS settings are specified in /etc/resolv.conf.

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Nov 27

Nokia gathers aspiring app developers of Karachi University

Karachi: Nokia Pakistan recently conducted a Nokia Developers’ Workshop at University of Karachi in partnership with [email protected], which aimed at providing students an insight into the world of mobile app development and the rise in demand of apps in the local market. nokia app development

The workshop focused on inculcating app development skills for the S40 Full Touch devices.

The training was imparted by Syed Faraz Ahmed, Senior Engagement Manager, Lakson Business Solutions.

With 2 million downloads per week, Nokia Store gives impressive options to upcoming app developers.

On the occasion of the successful completion of the workshop, Faraz said, “It was wonderful to interact with such enthusiastic students and share with them the S40 background and provide hands-on training on the SDK LWUIT 2.0 available to work on mobile apps for S40 Full Touch platform. The students clearly understood why it will be beneficial for them and their community to contribute towards content development and they all took keen interest in the workshop.”

Expressing her views, Rabia Azfar Nizami, Head DX, Near East, NOKIA said, “I appreciate the interest level of Karachi University’s UBIT students to learn and excel in their chosen field.

“Nokia has been organizing these kinds of workshops for developers in Pakistan since the past few years and this workshop was geared towards channelizing the strengths of these students and providing them a rich bundle of resources to develop more locally relevant mobile apps for Nokia devices which are most popular among the masses in our country.”

Rabia says recently, the Nokia App Store witnessed more than two million downloads of localized content and apps per week in Pakistan, which has given rise to the need for developers to make apps and generate revenue that cater to this segment of the market

The students were enthusiastic about learning hands on skills from a professional mentor and showed their interest towards the development of local content for the Nokia Store. At the workshop’s conclusion, certificates were distributed among all the participants.