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#Infinix launches Zero4 & Zero4 Plus - #ShakeItUp

Infinix  is one of the leading Mobile Phone Manufacturer and has its presence in more than 20 countries around the Globe. This time, they have launched two of their flagship phones, Infinix Zero4 and Zero4 Plus. The launch event happened last week where  gadget enthusiasts, bloggers and KOLs  saw the new phones and were given a chance to review it. For more details on the launch, check  #ShakeItUp . The specifications show that Infinix has put a lot of thought into designing these phones that will cater to the need of professional and personal lifestyles of tech-enthusiasts. The phones are equipped with outstanding hardware and software and the camera is one of the best in all the phones ever launched by Infinix. Best described by the moniker “THE PRO”, Zero4 and Zero4 Plus achieve the ultimate professional photo experience. Zero4 boasts a 16-megapixel main camera with f/2.0 lens and an 8-megapixel front camera.  ZERO4 Plus goes beyond high-performance with a stunning

#HamariPehchan - Independence Day Celebrations at Dolmen Malls

Dolmen Mall, Pakistan’s first international standard mall, is famous for being at the forefront of every major national celebration. With every event, they have continued to raise the bar when it comes to family entertainment and shopping in Karachi. As our Independence Day approaches, we see the city changing itself to represent the  colors  of Pakistan, and Dolmen did not stay behind in giving its visitors a  flavor  of patriotism. This year, their theme, ‘Dolmen loves Pakistan’, was weaved around the concept of #HamariPehchan aimed at giving people a chance to celebrate Pakistan’s identity. Spanning across all three malls, namely Dolmen Mall Clifton, Dolman Mall Tariq Road and Dolmen Mall Hyderi, the event kicked off on 12 th of August 2016. “ Living in a time where there is so much uncertainty and negativity surrounding our identity as a nation, we wanted to celebrate the achievements and entertainment aspects of Pakistan which we are known for. These things are 

#U4HKAajse - A movement by Nestle Pakistan

"Creating a world that is truly fit for children does not imply simply the absence of war. It means having the confidence that our children would not die of measles or malaria. It means having access to clean water and proper sanitation. It means having primary schools nearby that educate children, free of charge. It means changing the world with children, ensuring their right to participate, and that their views are heard and considered. It means building a world fit for children, where every child can grow to adulthood in health, peace and dignity." - Carol Bellamy, Chairman of the Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund Children are precious and it’s our collective duty to take care of this beautiful part of our existence as they carry hope and happiness for us as a society. Children’s health is a big concern across the globe and we have many national and international initiatives specifically targeted towards keeping our children healthy, safe and to prov

#PakistanSelfie - An App For Taking Independence Day Selfies!

Independence Day is just around the corner and we can see the preparations for the grand celebrations everywhere. Most of all, we will see so many Independence Day selfies on Social media during 13 th and 14 th August. Now, we have an app for that too. Check out Pakistan Selfie ! The app will tell you exactly what to do.  It’s pretty neat and easy to use.   You can either take a selfie or select one from your gallery. On selecting Camera, the app will access your front camera, you will see a face marker too. Adjust your face in it and take a picture. The next step is to select a filter, this app comes with five different filters, you can select the one you like and let the app do its magic. You will also note, that you can’t apply these filters to anything other than a face, the reason is the use of Facial Recognition Technology. This app detects a face and its features such as eyes, eyebrows, forehead, nose, and lips, etc., and paint whatever filt

Transpay Global in Pakistan!

Technology has revolutionized every part of our lives but most of all, it has changed the way we work. Started from the inclusion of computer systems in the workplace to Management Information Systems and now Cloud Solutions, Technology has made things faster , easier and more accessible for all of us. Apart from managing business processes, it has also changed the way we hire and collaborate with other professionals. The new business model is the Outsourcing model and with the increase in the available internet bandwidth, the work desk has gradually shifted from a corporate office to the freelancer’s home. Now we have access to skilled resources from all around the world and hiring has become even simpler with the emergence of freelancing platforms that bridge the gap between the employer and the contractor. More and more people are switching towards freelancing due to the freedom it brings to one’s life, for example, the ability to manage your own schedule, hourly

Donate to LRBT - Give Someone the Gift of Sight this Ramadan!

Karachi… our beautiful city of lights is also the Philanthropic Capital of the World (highest per capita donation and charity). It has always been very kind and welcoming to everyone. We have some of the world’s best Social Welfare Organizations in here, like Edhi Foundation , SIUT , Saylani Welfare International Trust , Indus Hospital, Aman Foundation , Ebrahim AliBhai Charitable Trust , and last but not the least Layton Rahmatulla Benevolent Trust (LRBT) . LRBT works in the area of Eye Care and is one of the largest trusts in Pakistan. They have been working for past 31 years and are operating 19 hospitals and 55 clinics in different areas where they have treated 32 million underprivileged people for eye related issues, ranging from simple refraction to the most advanced retinal surgery and corneal transplants. The reason for writing this is to let you know that they need our help in terms of donations in this holy month of Ramadan. Our donations can help people

#MarhamBano : The Making of the App!

“Holding the phone and walking around with a thousand worries running in my head was depressing”, said Ehsan Imam, Co-founder Marham. He was trying to book an appointment with a physician for his father, but after many attempts was still unsuccessful. In that moment, on the verge of tears, was when he felt the pain and helplessness of seeing a loved one in need. Looking back at his career filled with success and praise, he realized that in his want of achieving something better, he had forgotten the people that had always been there to support him, his family. It made him think, why not contribute and build something for our own home, but how? Sleepless and worried, he left his job in search for an answer. It was then that he came across, many people with similar mindsets willing to create a platform that could revolutionize the healthcare industry of Pakistan. With the help and support of his previous employers, the Vice President of Confiz, Ehsan Imam began to set u

#MyTabeeb - A Healthcare Solution for the Smartphone Generation

Access to healthcare information gets very crucial when God forbid some emergency happens. At that time, we need correct and complete information on our fingertips because this can become a matter of life and death for someone. MyTabeeb is the solution to this problem. The app was launch in January 2016 by Seventh Sense and they have started it off by collecting data from our local hospitals in Karachi about the doctors and their schedules. Since then, they have moved towards other cities, such as Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Peshawar. They are soon rolling it out for Multan, Faisalabad and Sialkot as well. For now, the app has over 3,000 doctors and over 60 hospitals in its database. MyTabeeb can assist you in a lot of different ways, You can find doctors by their specialty or the problem you are facing. You can also use location based service to find doctors near you, including the direction to get there. Dial directly from the app to book an appointment/g

#Enchante Launches its #EnchantePowerWomen Campaign to Celebrate #WomensDay!

As women, juggling the many roles life throws our way, it’s true that just a single day can never be enough to celebrate women or cherish their many attributes and contributions to society, in general, and men, in particular. Though it’s good to have a day to say it out loud and tell women how special they are! For this women’s day, Enchante’ has launched a campaign to celebrate all these special women who are working tirelessly in their specific domains and doing extraordinary things. The campaign covered women from fields like fashion to education and art to technology. All these wonderful ladies received some very pretty tokens of appreciation from the brand and a note to thank them for being true to themselves. This campaign is all about celebrating the resilience and courage of these women against all odds and breaking the stereotypes attached to the gender. Enchante’ is an exquisite silver jewelry brand which shows off excellent craftsmanship in its del

Did You Help Someone Today? #MarhamBano

When we get sick, we search for a good doctor. Sometimes the general physician isn’t enough. Sometimes we need a doctor who specializes in treating a particular part of our bodies. There are also quacks working in the market. This makes the search very complicated and all we have at our hands is to the suggestions of our friends and relatives. Their advice, however sincere, is based on their limited knowledge, which sometimes helps but mostly doesn’t.  The creators of Marham, aware of these limits, have created a virtual platform to connect doctors and patients directly leaving no room for doubts. Most of us who don’t have any knowledge of our healthcare system can now use their smartphones and computers to connect with an active group of 12,000 people, of which 5,000 are doctors. Marham, literally, brings the doctors of our city on our finger tips. Marham is empowering people by enabling them to make informed health decisions. It is a communi