Jiddat Web Desk ,March 13, 2018 ::With the progression of artificial technology globally, Pakistan is also advancing forward. Recently, the traffic police department has launched a virtual driving training institute.The traffic police department of the federal capital is continuously progressing itself with the advancing technology. With the introduced QR-based parking solution and the e-challan system, the Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) has now introduced a “Virtual Driving Training Institute” in the city for helping the beginners to drive in a eal-life situation made by the 3D technology.As per sources, the virtual driving training simulators would be creating real-life scenarios which includes jammed traffic roads, traffic hazards and other such situations to properly train the new learners or drivers before they could drive on roads.According to reports, the Islamabad Traffic Police has already installed ten virtual driving training simulators in Faizabad.The simulator is provided with a seat, brake, steering wheel, accelerator, clutch pedals and few other needed equipment—thus completely copying a real vehicle..Driving in Pakistan is not a piece of cake especially when there are so many cars these days on roads, along with motorbikes, rickshaws, trucks, donkey carts, buses and cycles. In these circumstances the driver needs to be extra alert while driving on roads. Keeping this in mind the launch of a virtual driving school for the newbies is a blessing.Learning to drive on a virtual machine that is closely like the real-life conditions is exciting yet challenging. But at least it gives this much peace to the heart and mind of the new to-be driver that the learning process is risk free both for the driver and the fellow travellers on roads.
Some clouds this morning will give way to generally sunny skies for the afternoon. High 32C. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 km/h.
Partly cloudy skies. High 33C. Winds W at 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunny. High near 35C. Winds WNW at 15 to 30 km/h.
Sunny skies. High 37C. Winds NE at 10 to 15 km/h.
Food Department of Cantonment Board (RCB) has imposed fine on three bakeries.
Jiddat web Desk March 21,2018 ::Food Department of Cantonment Board (RCB) has imposed fine on three bakeriesAccording to Rana Qaiser—a team of the food department of RCB, after receiving the directives from the Cantonment, Arsalan Haider—the Executive Officer paid unannounced visits to the food outlets in the areas of Naseerabad and Alabad. He inspected the kitchens of the most famous eateries Rahat Bakers, Al-Farooq Sweets and Bakers and Nirala Bakers. Once he was through his inspection he imposed on them a fine of rupees sixty thousand (Rs 60,000) for not maintaining the kitchens as per the health standards. Similarly, the Cantonment team also gathered twenty-six samples from various eateries for laboratory tests and analysis and alongside served them with fifteen notices. The spokesperson added that the notices were issued to the owners of the eateries for employing the salesman and workers without getting their medical tests from hospitals.
The spokesperson also informed that the judicial magistrate of the cantonment board has fined the shopkeepers also with a fine of rupees twelve thousand (Rs 12,000).
This is a good step taken by the food department to may surprise visits to the food outlets and to inspect their kitchens. Many people blindly rely on the products purchased from these eateries. Inspections like such even keep the people on alert regarding the quality of stuff they are consuming.
All such food outlet owners should be strictly punished as health is the most precious blessing of all and they play with the health of many innocent citizens by selling products prepared in unhealthy and dirty conditions.
Nestlé Pakistan presented Gender Diversity, A Business Case study at the 2nd Annual United Nation.
Jiddat Web Desk March21,2018 ::. This event brought together a selected number of UN Women Country Offices, including Pakistan, Turkey, Brazil and Kenya to share their experiences in engagement with the private sector.“At Nestlé, gender balance is seen as larger part of inclusion and diversity framework. We aim to provide a workplace culture that generates equal opportunities. Becoming a WEP signatory is part of Nestlé Pakistan’s commitment for the advancement of gender equality to achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5.As a company, we believe that a diverse workforce offers complementarity, better decision making and creativity. The fact that almost 70% decision makers for Nestlé brands are women and that 60% of university graduates are women only strengthens the business case for gender balance. Nestlé Pakistan holds capacity building trainings for rural women to help improve livestock, healthcare facilities for dairy farmers, create gender empowerment and boost income generation for rural communities. As many as 10,000 farmers were trained in 2017. Nestlé Pakistan and Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) partnered to empower BISP beneficiaries by providing them livelihood opportunities, along with improving their nutrition status and the quality of life for them and their families. To-date, more than 100 beneficiaries have become Nestlé Pakistan Sales Agents from across the country. Some of the other notable speakers present at the event were Anna Falth, Women’s Empowerment Principles Manager, UN Women, Ann Rosenberg, SVP & Global Head of SAP Next-Gen, SAP, Leyal Eskin, Global Brand Director, Unilever, Turkey, Asma Ennaifer, Chief External Communication, Innovation and CSR, Orange Tunisia and Sanem Oktar, President, Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey. In 2017, Nestlé Pakistan signed the CEO Statement of Support for the Women Empowerment Principles (WEPs), signaling the support for gender equality and the guidance provided by the principles.
Lenovo S5 with Dual Cameras and More launch a new smartphone in the market.
Jiddat web Desk ,March 21,2018 ::Lenovo S5 is here, has great specifications and comes cheaper than a Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus!Lenovo has just launched a new and really good looking mid-range smartphone, the S5 in China.It has a “tall”18:9 display, a dual-cam set up, and seems like a worthy rival for Xiaomi’s Redmi 5 Plus. The S5 will come in three variants. Lenovo S5 comes with large 5.7-inch IPS LCD display with a FHD+ (1080 x 2160 p) resolution. The mid-ranger follows the current trends and comes with a “bezel-less” 18:9 display with an approximately 74% screen-to-body ratio.The minimalist design is fairly good looking and has a front-glass metal frame. On the rear, there’s a fingerprint sensor and a protruding dual-cam set up.
Hardware and Storage
The S5 is powered by Qualcomm’s mid-range octa-core Snapdragon 625, clocked at 2.0 GHz. The GPU is an Adreno 506 and RAM options are either 3 GB or 4 GB.
Unlike the RAM options, Lenovo S5 has three internal storage variants – 32 GB storage with 3 GB RAM, 64 GB with 4 GB RAM, and 128 GB with 4 GB RAM. The storage is expandable by up to 128 GB via microSD slot (SIM slot 2).
Camera and Software
The main highlight of the S5 is the 13 MP + 13 MP (RGB and monochrome) primary dual-cam set up which is pretty rare in mid-rangers these days. The rear cameras use phase detection autofocus and can shoot 4K videos at 30 FPS. Front-facing sensor is an impressive 16 MP unit which can record up to 1080p videos.Lenovo S5 comes with Google’s latest Android 8.0 Oreo and has a proprietary layer of Lenovo’s own ZUI 3.7 on top.
Battery, Price, and Availability
The battery is a decent 3,000 mAh capacity unit which is non-removable. Fast-charging is available via Type-C 1.0.
For the base variant (3/32 GB), the price tag is $157 (~Rs. 16,500), $189 (~Rs. 19,500) for the 4/64 GB variant, and the 4/128 GB option comes for $236 (~Rs. 24,500). Color options are Midnight Black and Flame Red.
Lenovo S5 Specifications
- CPU: 2.0 GHz Octa-core Cortex-A53
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
- OS: Android 8.0 Oreo, with ZUI 3.7
- Networks: 2G, 3G, 4G LTE
- Display: 5.7-inch, 18:9 aspect ratio, Full HD+ (1080x2160p) resolution
- RAM: 3 GB or 4 GB
- Internal: 32 GB, 64 GB, or 128 GB
- Card slot: yes, by 128 GB (SIM slot 2)
- Primary: 13 MP + 13 MP (RGB + monochrome), PDAF, LED flash
- Secondary: 16 MP
- Connectivity: microUSB Type-C 1.0, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, headphone jack
- Fingerprint scanner (rear-mounted)
- Battery: 3,000 mAh
- Price: ~Rs. 16,500 (3 GB/32 GB), ~Rs. 19,500 (4 GB/64 GB), and ~Rs. 24,500 (4 GB/128 GB)
Design and Display
HTC has revealed the price of its upcoming Vive Pro VR Headset.
Jiddat Web Desk ,March 21,2018 ::HTC has revealed the price of its upcoming Vive Pro VR Headset. The upgraded headset comes with a better, more comfortable design as well as higher resolution lenses and more cameras.A couple of months back, HTC unveiled what was easily among the best virtual reality or VR headsets in the market. The Taiwanese company did not reveal pricing and availability for the headset at the time.Not anymore. The Vive Pro has been put up for pre-order for a price-tag of $799, which is significantly higher than the original Vive. It is also a puzzling to know that the Vive Pro won’t come with controllers to begin with. A complete price for the full kit is yet to be revealed.People who purchase the Vive Pro before June 3rd will get free six month access to HTC’s Viveport service, (HTC’s answer to Steam which usually costs $6.99) and gives access to five games each month.
Whether Vive Pro will get mainstream popularity or not is unclear. While the Vive Pro is meant to be a replacement for existing Vive setups, new users who buy two controllers ($260) and two base stations ($270) are looking at a steep asking price, around $1,329.
But that’s not all in the press release. HTC is also dropping the price of the current Vive by $100 to just $499, a deal which, guess what, does come with two controllers, two base stations, and a copy of Fallout 4 VR. Vive+Vive Pro a Good Deal?
As Forbes notes, you are better off buying a Vive Pro, and a Vive ($1,200 total), as that would be cheaper than buying the Vive Pro and all the essentials which don’t come with it. The Vive Pro does come with some major benefits, such as a more comfortable design and a 78% improvement in clarity, thanks to better higher-resolution lenses and more cameras. Either way, the VR market is expanding by leaps and bounds and is sure to see mainstream use soon.
Jacqueline Fernandez’s Ek do teen song in TROUBLE as Tezaab director will take action
Jiddat web Desk ,March21,2018 ::Jacqueline Fernandez’s Ek do teen is now in trouble as according to sources Tezaab director is going to take action against the makers. Not just that, Jacqueline Fernandez is getting lot of hate as viewers have slammed her for her poor performance in the song.Watch video to know more!
Uma Oram, has lost her life after her cell phone detonated while charging
Jiddat web Desk ,March 21,2018 ::A high school going girl, Uma Oram, has lost her life after her cell phone detonated while charging. At the point when the occurrence happened, the 18-year-old was having a discussion with a relative on her telephone while her telephone was connected to the charging port. The occurrence occurred in India. Her sibling, Durga Prasad said she was talking and charging her telephone at the same time. Before they could distinguish what has happened, Uma had fallen oblivious. The blast had made wounds on her chest, hand, and leg. She was promptly taken to the nearest hospital, where she was articulated dead because of terminal wounds. The telephone under question is HMD Nokia 3310, notwithstanding, the photos of the exploding telephone demonstrate that it might be Nokia 5233 handset. HMD was set up in 2017 as the new producer of Nokia telephones to build up another scope of Nokia gadgets. HMD Global cases that the hazardous Nokia phone was not made or sold by the organization.
This demonstrates the likelihood that the phone is possibly a copy of the Nokia gadget with a broken battery or defected charger that brought about overheating and burning of the handset.
Copy cell phones offer comparative features to cell phones at moderate costs and are a choice of numerous lower to working class users in the subcontinent. The recurrence of over-warmed batteries bringing about harm has expanded immensely. This ought to force producers to guarantee quality and testing amid all assembling periods of the gadgets. As of late, Amazon needed to review 260,000 of its power banks in the midst of chemical burn reports. Samsung also faced the issue of exploding phones and batteries the previous year.
General Tyre and Rubber Company Pakistan Limited (GTR) has announced that their technology partner With Dutch
Jiddat Web Desk ,March 21,2018 ::The General Tyre and Rubber Company Pakistan Limited (GTR) has announced that their technology partner Continental Global Holding Netherlands B.V. has renewed the existing Royalty and Technical Services Agreement (RTSA) with the company for a term of 7 years, effective from 1st January 2018. Royalty and Technical Services Agreement sets out that this will be the last and final term and GTR will have to find suitable substitute technology supplier under a definitive Replacement Plan which is envisaged in Royalty and Technical Services Agreement (RTSA). Pursuant to the Replacement Plan, General Tyre is already in negotiations with a couple of leading technology suppliers in the tire industry and is very much hopeful of finding a suitable substitute in due course. GTR’s share at the bourse was trading at Rs 190.00, up by 0.44% with a turnover of 178,200 shares. Continental Global Holding Netherlands B.V. is associated with Continental AG which is a top tire manufacturer in Germany.
The General Tyre and Rubber Company of Pakistan Limited manufactures and trades in tires and tubes for automobiles and motorcycles in Pakistan. The company offers passenger car, light truck, truck and bus, tractor, motorcycle tires and accessories.
YouTube has just made an announcement about an exciting new feature.
Jiddat Web Desk ,March 21,2018 ::YouTube has just made an announcement about an exciting new feature that would permit the video makers to begin their live stream from their webcam and that too even without the need to download encoding software, which is quite a bother.The YouTubers could now be able to just click on the “Go Live” button on the YouTube header for starting their live stream. The company informed that no additional configuration would be needed from now for starting the live streaming sessions. The feature has also been introduced in Google Chrome and would later be added to other browsers in time. Before the launch of this update by the YouTube, the YouTubers would only have one way of streaming online and that is via catching the content which includes their desktop, microphone and camera and sent them to YouTube for streaming live. The feature is targeted at making the lives of the YouTubers simpler, as streaming from one’s desktop or laptop would be much easier. YouTube launched this feature at the right time since the trend of live streaming is rising these days with competitors like Twitter’s Periscope, Twitch for the game streams and Facebook Live, all competing for the same action. YouTube also intends to let the users live stream directly from one’s camera application. As per YouTube, the objective is to roll out this feature to much more device makers over the year via the new YouTube Mobile Live deep link.The most well-loved and famous YouTubers like Mooro and Irfan Junejo would be thrilled upon the introduction of these new features and for the people who love and wish to watch their most favourite YouTubers go live in real time is like a dream come true thing.