Broadband Internet

no image

Web 2.0 In Under 5 Minutes

Published on May 11th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

I admit upfront that this is only loosely related to telecommunication or Pakistan – but I decided its worth sharing with readers as many of us may not have thought about technology (r)evolution in this way. Even [&hellip... Read More


no image

Helio: Story Of A New Mobile Phone

Published on May 9th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

Technology Review magazine has an interesting article ( part 1 and part 2 ) about Helio, a Silicon Valley startup which has come up with an innovative phone called the “Ocean“. This phone has a full keyboard, a [&hellip... Read More


no image

Top 10 Gripes About Pakistan’s Mobile Market

Published on May 8th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

10. No cell phones made in Pakistan 09. Not much of Urdu services or local content (who needs it when you are having so much fun) 08. Driving + talking on mobile = Accidents …. And no one [&hellip... Read More

Digital Convergence

no image

Any-To-Any Communication

Published on May 6th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

Back in 2000 “Any 2 Any” was a catch phrase coined by e-business consulting firms to market technologies and solutions for innovative device to device communications. It was supposed to be a big driver for the [&hellip... Read More

Mobile Companies

no image

Nokia Launches Low-cost Phones In India

Published on May 5th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

I have previously written about Pakistan’s dependence on mobile phone imports. Here are some updates on what is going on in India where Nokia makes its moves to retain its top position. As reported widely in the [&hellip... Read More


no image

Motorola’s Razr Burn

Published on May 4th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

As you may have noticed that Motorola stock and profits have started falling recently. This could be surprising to some as just last year its Razr phone was the cool phone everyone wanted and Motorola was riding the [&hellip... Read More


no image

Mobile screens become solar cells

Published on May 2nd, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

This was reported at and I found it too interesting and useful to resist posting it here. My hope is that unlike other things solar which have not become mainstream yet, the solar technology for cell [&hellip... Read More


no image

CTIA Wireless 2007

Published on May 1st, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

The annual conference of CTIA, the wireless association, was held last week of March 2007 in Florida. The CTIA annual event is said to be “the world’s largest technology event dedicated exclusively to wireless, broadband convergence and [&hellip... Read More


no image

Telecom Outsourcing In Asia

Published on April 30th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

Outsourcing of technology or business operations by telecom companies  is an area which has recently been in the headlines.  One of the reason for this trend is the popularity of managed services trends. Telecom outsourcing has a huge potential for Pakistani [&hellip... Read More


no image

PTCL – Performance Review & Recommendations

Published on April 29th, 2007 | by Babar Bhatti

This post examines the challenges faced by PTCL and its future prospects.  As we know the Etisalat owned PTCL has been engaged in battles with new competitors and regulatory body (PTA) on one hand and faces internal organizational issues on the other. Its [&hellip... Read More

Back to Top ↑
  • Get Updates In Your Inbox

  • style=”display:inline-block;width:336px;height:280px”

  • style=”display:block”

  • Connect WIth Us

  • style=”display:inline-block;width:300px;height:600px”