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10 Mid-Stage Pakistani Startups on Their Way to Success

This post originally appeared on TechJuice on July 24, 2014 by Qurat Zafar

The technology entrepreneurship ecosystem in Pakistan is at a tipping point! With this in mind, we decided to scout the most promising technology startups of Pakistan. The TechJuice team has divided the Pakistani startups into three categories depending on their growth stage: Early-age, Mid-Stage and Late-Stage. This is […]

By |July 24th, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on 10 Mid-Stage Pakistani Startups on Their Way to Success

Why Start-upChile is a big deal !!

“Start-Up Chile” is the brainchild of Nicolas Shea, a Chilean businessman who had a brief stint in government. The programme selects promising young firms and gives their founders US $40,000 and a year’s visa to come and work on their ideas in Chile. Since 2010, when Start-Up Chile started, some 500 companies and almost 900 […]

By |June 30th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Why Start-upChile is a big deal !!

Announcing The Startups Pitching At The Austin And Seattle Meetups

This post originally appeared on TechCrunch on June 06, 2014 by Matt Burns

TechCrunch is headed to Austin and Seattle next week. We’ll be in Austin on Tuesday and Seattle on Thursday. There are still a few tickets available for each event, too. They’re only $10. Snag one or three before they’re gone.

At each meetup, a group of the area’s finest undiscovered startups […]

By |June 6th, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on Announcing The Startups Pitching At The Austin And Seattle Meetups

Why telematics data collected from smartphones is inconsistent !!

The dilemma in creating a smart phone based telematics solution is that there are a variety of smart phone operating systems and their functionality is fractured and inconsistent amongst each other. The following list highlights the challenges facing the smart phone based approach

Since there are different smart phone types and operating systems, no single application can […]

By |May 8th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Why telematics data collected from smartphones is inconsistent !!

24 startups in Asia that caught our eye

This post originally appeared on Tech in Asia on February 27, 2014 by Emily Goh

By |April 27th, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on 24 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Pakistan startup hopes for a global hit with xGear, brings ‘quantified self’ to your car

This post originally appeared on Yahoo on April 24, 2014 by Tanzila Imran

Pakistan-based startup xGear is preparing to go global with a gadget that gives drivers detailed data about their journey and their vehicle. It’s like Fitbit, one of the best ‘quantified self’ gizmos, for your car.

XGear is founded by Ahmed […]

By |April 24th, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on Pakistan startup hopes for a global hit with xGear, brings ‘quantified self’ to your car

Pakistan startup hopes for a global hit with xGear, brings ‘quantified self’ to your car

This post originally appeared on Tech in Asia on April 24, 2014 by Tanzila Imran

Pakistan-based startup xGear is preparing to go global with a gadget that gives drivers detailed data about their journey and their vehicle. It’s like Fitbit, one of the best ‘quantified self’ gizmos, for your car.

XGear is founded by Ahmed Khalid. The […]

By |April 24th, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on Pakistan startup hopes for a global hit with xGear, brings ‘quantified self’ to your car

Arabanızla İletişime Geçmenizi Sağlayacak Teknoloji ‘xGear’

This post originally appeared on TeknoSektor on February 27, 2014 by Sibel HOS

Teknoloji ile olan etkileşimimiz son yıllarda fazlasıyla arttı. Bundan sadece on yıl öncesini düşünün. Telefonlarınız veya kullandığınız diğer teknolojik ürünler nasıldı, şimdi nasıl? Hiç kuşkusuz kullandığınız tüm cihazlar hayatınızın bir parçası oldu.

Peki ya arabalar? Arabalarınızla da iletişiminiz, akıllı telefonlarınızla ve diğer […]

By |April 16th, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on Arabanızla İletişime Geçmenizi Sağlayacak Teknoloji ‘xGear’

This Week in Pakistan (24th – 30th March)

This post originally appeared on DYL Ventures on March 31, 2014 by Adam Dawood

This weekly newsletter focuses on the most important new developments within Pakistan’s Technology Sector. To receive this newsletter on a weekly basis subscribe to our mailing list (no spam ever) or follow me on Twitter (@adamdawood). Previous instalments of the newsletter can be found here.

Urbanite Acquired by Danish […]

By |March 31st, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on This Week in Pakistan (24th – 30th March)

The new entrepreneurs

This post originally appeared on Aurora on March 2, 2014 by Marylou Andrew

The new crop of Pakistani entrepreneurs is injecting a huge dose of innovation into startups. Marylou Andrew profiles three.

Saba Gul, Popinjay

An alma mater of MIT, Saba Gul set up a pilot project of the business she runs today in 2011, […]

By |March 2nd, 2014|Publications|Comments Off on The new entrepreneurs