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Windows 10 in Pakistan

By C H • Oct 1st, 2014 • Category: Technology

Microsoft has released the Windows 10 operating system for the personal computers. They are also likely to release the same operating system for the smart phones, tablets and other gadgets very soon. Microsoft says that it would be a game changer and would change how we perceive operating systems.
So it will be one product from [...]



Sun flower Cultivation Production and Uses in Sindh Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Sep 27th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Sunflower Helianthus annuus L. belong to the family compositae. The genus name Helianthus is derived from Greek Helios “Sun” and anthos “Flower” Locally it is known as surajmukhi. Sixty-seven species of the genus are recognized. Beside cultivated species any are perennials, ornamental and weeds (1).
In 2005, the world production of sunflower seeds was 30.76 million. [...]



Sugarcane production, varieties and uses in Sindh Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Aug 14th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Sugarcane scientific name is Saccharum Officinarum. It is true seeded plant. It has five sub-species.
1.    Saccharum Spontanium.
2.    Saccharum Sinensis.
3.    Saccharum Baribreri.
4.    Saccharum Robustum.
5.    Saccharum Officinarum (1)
Sugarcane is any of several species of tall perennial true grasses of the genus Saccharum, tribe Andropogoneae, native to the warm temperature to tropical regions of South Asia and used [...]



Coconut plantation and its uses in Sindh Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Aug 12th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Coconut (Cocos nucifera) belongs to family Arecaceae. Cocos nucifera is the only accepted species in the genus Cocos. The term coconut refers to the entire palm. Coconuts are produced in 92 countries worldwide on about 11.8 million hectares (29.5 ac) land. World production has been estimated at 61.7 million tones (FAO, 2009), with an average [...]



Banana Plantation and Bunchy Top Virus Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Aug 3rd, 2014 • Category: Technology

Banana belongs to the genus Musa of the Monocot family Musaceae (1).Banana is the premier fruit of Asia and the Pacific, Vietnam, Philippine, Bangladesh, the Southern Pacific Island countries, India and Pakistan. Banana also occupies and important position in the agricultural economy of Australia, Malaysia, Taiwan, Sri-Lanka and Southern china (2).
Banana is the 4th largest [...]



Aadi Qeemat Main Tablet Phone Laptop TV Khardiye

By Muskan Hina • Jul 26th, 2014 • Category: Technology

These days Pakistani Internet scene is rife with battery of emails being sent in bulk giving you the good news that you can buy new and used tablets, iPads, iPhones, smart phones, laptops, LCD TV, LED TV, and other gadgets electronics on half price or even less than half price. Some offers are indeed seem [...]



Benefits of BT cotton in Sindh Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Jul 11th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Gossypium is a cotton genus. It belongs to the tribe Gossypieae in the mallow family, Malvaceae native to the tropical and sub-tropical regions from both the old and new World. The genus Gossypium comprises around 50 species (1) making it the largest in species number in the tribe Gossypieae. New species continue to be discovered [...]



Potato (Solanum tuberosum) Production in Sindh Pakistan

By Farzana Panhwar • Jun 13th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial night shade solanum tubersum L. The word potato may refer to the plant itself or the edible tuber. Potatoes were introduced outside the Andes region approximately four centuries ago (1) and since become an integral part of much of the World’s food supply. It is the [...]



sell phone ufone in Pakistan

By Guest Blogger • Jun 11th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Ufone Pakistan has come up with sellphone. Sell phone Pakistan from Ufone is a new entry in the very competitive telecommunication market, and this has certainly provided a niche to the Ufone as compared to the Mobilink, Telenor, Warid, and other market competitors in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Multan, Faisalabad, and other cities.
Online shopping, selling and [...]



NIB Bank Pakistan and Oracle Advanced Compression

By Guest Blogger • Jun 11th, 2014 • Category: Technology

Addressing its need to support rapid data growth and better manage storage costs, NIB Bank deployed Oracle Advanced Compression to reduce their Oracle Database storage footprint. By utilizing Oracle Advanced Compression with Oracle Database, NIB Bank reduced their database storage requirements by 41 percent, reduced their core data backup size by 5X, and accelerated query [...]