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Who will win the T-20 world cup 2012: Predictions

Best Chances: George Bailey’s Australia, Mahela Jayawardena’s Sri Lanka and Mushfiqur Rahim’s Bangladesh Secondary Chances: MS Dhoni’s India, Darren Sammy’s West Indies, Muhammad Hafeez’s Pakistan Difficult Chances:, Ross Taylor’s New Zealand, Nowroz Mangal’s Afghanistan No Chance: AB DeVilliers’ South Africa, Brendan Taylor’s Zimbabwe Surprise of the tournament: Mushfiqur Rahim’s Bangladesh   Most likely semi finalists: Australia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan Probable Semi Finalist: India: Although the super eight stage has not been given a schedule as yet, but if India drags it till the very last of super eight matches, India will bow out of the tournament. Most likely Finalists: Australia/Pakistan, Sri Lanka Most Likely Winner: Sri Lanka, a close contest between Sri Lanka and Austrlia is likely   Australia: Australia will have a start and stop tournament but will get to the semi finals, with a probable final spot. Pakistan: Pakistan will reach the semi finals, … Read entire article »

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Hafeez’s undoing: An analysis from a disgruntled fan

Watching the last T20 match between Australia and Pakistan, one felt that the series win might just have been a fortunate stroke of luck for Hafeez. Australians were taking their time in adapting to the spin laden attack. It wasn’t long before they found their footing and launched the assault and a murderous assault it was, straight hits, switch hits, reverse sweeps, you name it, everything they connected went over the boundary. Equally impressive was … Read entire article »

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Google’s Trike is coming to Pakistan

Google’s Trike is coming to Pakistan

After conducting successful street mapping in India, the latest insider news from Google is that the trike is now coming to Pakistan for filming the streets here. The trike is basically a tricycle which has camera’s mounted on it to capture a panoramic view or a 360 degree view of a location. The images from individual cameras are then taken and stitched together to be presented as one complete view. Currently Google is in the … Read entire article »

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Future Directions for IT and Web Solutions Development Firms in South Asia

With the rapid increase in Freelancing and a budding community of online developers, a lot of software development is being sourced out to IT Firms in the South Asian region, i.e. India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Software houses from all over Europe and North America are developing associations and links with companies in the above mentioned countries because of the various economic benefits which such partnerships have to offer. However, where this is a positive trend for companies in the so called cheap-labour countries, it also has its drawbacks. Lets start by examining why such partnerships are proving to be beneficial for software, design and publishing houses located in the IT business hubs of the world. Well, the reasoning is simple, the electronic age has transformed the business world, it … Read entire article »

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Review of some Web Hosting Companies in Pakistan

Getting a website up in Pakistan can be tricky business especially if you are choosing one of the local companies for your web hosting services. While there is always the lure of low prices that may accompany a package being offered by a local company, there are a number of underlying threats and risks one may be exposing their website to. Over the last year and a half we have had extensive experience of working with some of the local web data management companies and would like to share our experience with other budding web development firms. CyberNet: Supposedly one of the best Web Data Management Company in Pakistan. Perhaps the one with the best organizational structure and specialized departments to deal with customers. However, the company has failed to realize that … Read entire article »

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Umpires’ Confidence Levels and the UDRS

Umpires’ Confidence Levels and the UDRS

Much has been going on about the inclusion of technology in the game of Cricket. For dummies the UDRS stands for Umpire Decision Review System, the procedure has been put in place to minimize human errors in decision making so that controversies arising from umpiring failures can be taken out of the game. Under the UDRS a batsman or the fielding captain has the option to challenge the verdict given by the umpire, however this … Read entire article »

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Web Designing India: A fast growing industry

Web Designing India is becoming a favorite destination for both offshore and onshore clients to find highly professional and creative web designers who have impressive skills and knowledge about the various platforms to create an appealing website. An appealing website design easily attracts visitors and audience to a website. Highly professional web designers are very well familiar about such facts and so create novel and attractive designs targeting the audience and meeting the demands of their clients. However, finding the right web designing firm in India is not an easy task as there are umpteen web designing companies in India. If you are looking for a reputed and professional web designing India that can create captivating designs and logo, then here are few places you should consider to find a renowned … Read entire article »

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Infographic : What Your Web Design Says About You

Infographic : What Your Web Design Says About You

What do the following say about your website: fonts typefaces colors Click on the image below to view an enlarged copy. Source: http://www.designzzz.com/infographic-what-your-web-design-says-about-you/ … Read entire article »

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Mindstorm Studios develops official game for ICC’s Cricket World Cup 2011

It’s about time we had some good news associated with the ICC World Cup 2011. Mindstorm Studios, a Pakistani games development company, announced today that it has successfully developed the “Official Game” for the ICC 2011 Cricket World Cup, an event followed religiously by over a billion fans around the globe. This is an unprecedented move in Pakistan’s software industry by a self-funded startup; Mindstorm have managed to indigenously design, develop, and deliver an officially licensed title over all leading global game development companies. … Read entire article »

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The World’s Number 1 Best Selling BlackBerry Application is MADE IN PAKISTAN!

The World’s Number 1 Best Selling BlackBerry Application is MADE IN PAKISTAN!

The World’s Top Selling BlackBerry Application is Lahore-based Pepper.pk’s Photo Editor Just a couple of days ago we shared Pepper.pk’s amazing achievement; their Photo Editor application for Blackberry devices had made it to the Top 5 best selling BlackBerry applications on RIM’s AppWorld. Just when I thought it couldn’t get any better, I received an email from the Pepper.pk team who sounded on top of the world and could hardly contain their joy! Photo Editor is … Read entire article »

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