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  • Google announces top trending searches of Pakistan for the Year 2022

    Islamabad, December 07, 2022 (PPI-OT):Google has released its annual Year in Search, recapping the top trends of 2022 in Pakistan. The searches revealed that over the year, Pakistanis had a diverse range of interests that pivot on politics, famous personalities, government initiatives, current events, entertainment, technology, and food. This year, cricket continued to be the…

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  • Google for Startups Accelerator: Circular Economy launches in Pakistan

    Islamabad, October 04, 2022 (PPI-OT):Google is launching Google for Startups Accelerator: Circular Economy for startups and non-profit organizations in Pakistan, Asia-Pacific and North America. The program will select organizations that use technology to solve circularity challenges including reuse, refill, recycling, composting, fashion, food, safe and circular materials, and the built environment. Asia-Pacific is a good…

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  • Google trained over 800 women developers under its Women Techmaker initiative

    Karachi, August 31, 2022 (PPI-OT):More than 800 women developers across Pakistan received training through a series of Women Techmakers sessions organized by Google this year. The events were held as part of celebrations for International Women’s Day (IWD), and covered important topics such as online safety, as well as coding and presentation skills. The theme…

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  • Google Celebrates 10 Years of Google Play

    Islamabad, July 29, 2022 (PPI-OT):Google is celebrating the 10th birthday of Google Play by unveiling a new logo that better reflects the magic of Google and 10x Play Points bonus for the members. Today, the Play Store is used by over 2.5 billion people in over 190 countries every month to discover games, apps, and…

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  • Google expands Android Earthquake Alerts System to Pakistan

    Karachi, July 19, 2022 (PPI-OT):Today, Google is launching Android Earthquake Alerts System in Pakistan. Android Earthquake Alerts System is a no-cost, helpful Android feature that detects earthquakes around the world and alerts people. It uses sensors in Android smartphones. The system uses accelerometers in active Android smartphones to detect seismic activities. It alerts people in…

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  • Google celebrates 15 years of Street View

    Karachi, May 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):Fifteen years ago, Google launched Street View, a 360-degree map of the entire world. Today: There are now over 220 billion Street View images from over 100 countries, including Pakistan, allowing people to fully experience what it’s like to be in these places right from their phone or computer. And Street…

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  • Google deepens its commitment to Pakistan’s gaming industry

    Karachi, April 13, 2022 (PPI-OT):Google today reaffirmed its commitment to Pakistan’s gaming industry through three new steps. First, its Gaming Growth Lab in Pakistan is entering its second phase where participants across 57 selected companies will receive 1:1 support and mentorship from Google experts, to help them build on the learnings from the first phase…

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