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Kaymu Brings Black Friday Crazy Discounts In Nepal

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Have you heard of Black Friday? It is the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States as Christmas shopping season. Black Friday has become a heavy discount offer to many customers. It is the time of the year when you get a great offer for some pretty great goods. Not only customers benefit from Black Friday but even retailers gain a lot of profit from this day. During the early days, Retailers marked their profit with black ink and loss with Red Ink. Since this day yields a lot profit for the Sellers it is called Black Friday. Online store Kaymu is holding a Black Friday sales event from November 25-28. The online shopping is not only limited to Kathmandu but also to the people of Pokhara, Butwal, Birtamod, Nepalgunj, Biratnagar, Nepalgunj, Hetauda, Chitwan, Bhairawa, Itahari and Dharan. Kaymu will be offering hundreds of deals from top brands across all categories including electronics, fashion and home décor at the event which is being held for the first time in Nepa

Stalls Booking Opened for CAN Info Tech 2017

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Federation of Computer Association Nepal (CAN Federation) is to ogranize 23rd CAN Info Tech 2017 from 26th January to 31 at Brikuti Mandap, Exhibition Road, Kathmandu. The Mega event of Nepal Information, Technology, Entertainment Show and Conference is being organized by CAN Federation and the sponsors and stalls booking are opened from November 21, 2016. Subisu is the title sponsor of the event. Sponsorship Details Sponsorship Type 1: Title Sponsorship (Booked) No. of Sponsorship: One For CAN Info-Tech 2017 NPR 30, 00,000 (Exclusive of VAT) For CAN ICT Conference 2017 NPR 3, 00,000 (Exclusive of VAT) Total Sponsorship Amount NPR 33, 00,000 (Exclusive of VAT) Facilities to sponsor 1. Sponsor’s name will be carried on the title of the event. 2. Free stall will be provided. 3. Logo will be carried on every electronic and printing media. 4. Logo will be carried on leaflet, Brochures, Tags, Passes, Tickets, and Ceremony backdrops. 5. Special Invitations during opening and closing cere

Nepal Telecom brings free Online Education Services

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Nepal Telecom Online Education Service Nepal Telecom, the top telecommunication service provider of the nation has brought free online education services with the collaboration of an Ireland based training and higher education institution, Shaw Academy. The service will be free to Nepal Telecom users for 3 months. For the online courses, the users need to register at NT website or via www.shawacademy.com/nepaltelecom. Nepal Telecom users who are interested in Web Design, Photography and Videography, Digital Marketing, Web and Mobile Application Development, Beauty, Diet and Weight loss, Career Management and English can get the services for free for three months. According to NT, the service will be valid for three months and the services will be trail phase. After the three months, users need to purchase it at €395 each. The courses are available in English Language. If you spend 3-5 hours a week, you can complete the course within a month, so this will be beneficial to bus

Nepal's beautiful 'veggie seller' becomes internet sensation

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A young pretty vegetable seller from Nepal is being viral on internet just after the pictures of hot and handsome with blue-eyes 'chaiwala' from Islamabad, Pakistan went viral online. He was the star within the few days of photo published online on online. So likewise, Nepal's hardworking beautiful vegetable seller is beating social media heart day by day. kusum Shrestha Nepali Tarkariwali As Rupchandra Maharjan clicked the girls picture near the Fishling suspension bridge between Gorkha and Chitwan, the picture of young #Tarkariwali (Vegetable Seller) has gone viral in Social Media and the hardwork and beauty of girl has been appreciated. She is an inspirational figure with the simpliness and for her choosing this profession. The photographs originally were posted by Rupchandra Maharjan. He clicked her in the Gorkha Dhanda area and now the girl has made it to the trends with a hashtag of #inspiration. There are posts about her which captions, ”the beautifu

KLL set to Organise Open Data Challenge 2016 in Pokhara

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Kathmandu Living Labs is organizing a mega tech event 'Open Data Challenge 2016' in Pokhara. Local ideas, local problems, local solutions with open data will be the main theme of the event that is going to be held in Pokhara. The event will be a platform for innovative programmers to utilize the open data. Prototype Development and Submission October 7 – November 7 Participants Should produce and showcase a prototype system (e.g. mobile app, web app, maps, data visualizations) that makes use of OpenStreetMap data in Pokhara. There are no limitations on what should be or what it should look like. Here are the things to keep in mind while developing the prototype: Keep the prototype simple, you should be able to easily iterate over and make changes to the prototype. Make the prototype functional, you should be able to explain and demonstrate what the idea/product might eventually accomplish. A full fledged solution is not expected within the given time frame. Feasibili

Ncell launches ‘Dobbar Paisa Back’ offer

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The private leading telecommunication service provider, Ncell has launched "Dobbar Paisa Back" offer effective from Thursday (September 29, 2016). The Ncell prepaid users can get the double amount as the bonus while using the main balance spent every day throughout the offer period. The offer is a part of festive offer where the Ncell prepaid customers can take part in the campaign for free by dialing 17124. Once customers join the campaign, they will get information regarding the spending target which customers need to use from their main balance to enjoy double bonus return," the statement added. Customers will instantly receive bonus amount once they meet the daily spending target from their main balance, Ncell said. “Festival time is a period when we prefer to stay closer with our family members, relatives and friends,” said Milan Sharma, corporate communications expert of Ncell. “We believe the offer will provide additional value to our customers, ena

Nepal Telecom brings festival offer

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As usual following the past years, Nepal Telecom (NT) has announced attractive offer for its users targeting the Nepalese greatest festivals Dashain, Tihar and Chhat. Nepal Telecom is the top company in Nepal for providing the communication service via phone and internet. According to NT, it will provide 100 MB data at Rs 50 and 250 MB at Rs 100 between October 1 to 15 and October 28 to November 6. The 100 MB data offer is valid for 5 days, while the 250 MB pack can be used for 10 days. Under these offers, the users can use 10 minutes of voice call and 10 SMS and 25 minutes of voice call and 25 SMS, respectively. Nepal Telecom Logo In addition, NT is offering 500 MB and 1,200 MB night surfing at Rs 40 and Rs 85, respectively. The data packs are valid for 7 and 15 days, respectively. Similarly, NT is offering 10 percent discount on calls made to its network by its GSM and CDMA users.

Kaspersky New Version Launched

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A new version of Karspersky - The Internet Securiry product was launched in Nepali Market. Sagar Technolink is the authorized distributor of Kaspersky in Nepal. The product was launched in a program called Kaspersky 2017 in Kathmandu on Monday. Kaspersky is the most sellable antivirus product in Nepal and the company says, "these anti-viruses will protect Android, Mac and Windows users against malware, dangerous online sites, online tracking and money theft". Speaking at the launching ceremony, Altaf Halde, managing director of South Asia Kaspersky Lab, said the new product is more powerful and that it has been enhanced further to ensure users privacy and security. The new product can be purchased from the company's retail store and through online portals baleyo.com, esewa.com.np, muncha.com, sastodeal.com and kaymu.com.np. Price of the new anti-virus starts from Rs 1,000 to Rs 5000.

Google celebrates 18th birthday with a Doodle

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Google Doodle on 18th Birthday 2016 The internet giant, google is celebrating its 18th birthday on 27th September 2016 with an animated Doodle shown over the search page. In 1998, the company was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin on September 27. Now the company has passed its successful 17th year and entering to 18th year. Since 2002, Google is celebrating its birthday with a Doodle every year. The first Doodle was published for the Burning Man festival in 1998, before the company was technically founded. It shows Google’s “G” blowing up a balloon to spell out the rest of its name. But blowing it up too much, and being carried off into the sky. But there is a confusion about the official birthday date. In 2004, Google celebrated its 6th birthday Doodle on september 7 and in the year before that, it was september 8. Happy Birthday Google From Saroj Bhattarai (Sarosebht). Google Founders on the early age

DV 2018, Apply via Android Mobile

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Since October 1st, the DV program for 2018 will be opened all over the world. Filling up the form for electronic diversity visa is almost free but in Nepal, most of the agencies charge for filling up DV from from NRs.100 to NRs.500. If you are wondering how to fill up the edv form for 2018, a android mobile application - DV 2018 will guide your fill up the form for EDV easily. Hari Lamichhane, student of Software Engineering at GCES has developed this android app. Every year hundreds of thousands people fill up the form for EDV with the cost of NRs.100 to NRs.500. But with this application downloaded in your android mobile will guide you in every steps for filling up the EDV form. Some of the contains of this app are Qualification Requirements: education, work-experience, self-sufficiency. Form Guide: explanation of each field in the EDV form Photo Guide: explanation about the requirements of the photo. Photo Template: a template for taking photo Photo Sample: few sampl

Viber offers free calls to any numbers in 52 countries

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Viber, the most popular instant messaging and VoIP app for various mobile operating systems like ios, Android and Windows has announced a grand offer to its more than 40 lakh Nepalese users to make national or international call for free to any landline or viber out mobile in 52 countries today. The scheme will be ended on September 19 and the viber users with a registered Nepali phone number can call for free between 8pm to 10pm daily. Viber , which has over 754 million users worldwide, brought this offer exclusively to Nepal as it is a key market in South Asia. Viber users can make call to these countries: Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Canada, China, Cyprus,  Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan,   Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand,  Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Ko

How can we utilize Social Media for Business Marketing?

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If you are new to Social Media and want to promote business through it, this blog post might be helpful for you to understand the social media marketing. No doubt, social media is the biggest gift of modern technology in the present context of the world. Nowadays, it has been a part of our lifestyle or even if we get a minute time free from our busy schedule, we use the social media to keep up-to-date our-self. As the new concept and ideas have been growing in the IT field, the use of Social media is also growing and in the context of Nepal, it has been a part of SEO or business promotion through online. We spend more than 25% of our online time on social media promoting content or business promotion matters. Before we go deep into the social media tips and tricks, first we should know some key points about the social media, what is actually social media? What is Social Media? "Social Media" is a way to communicate in a group or single and interact online. It's a g

4G service likely by September

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Nepali telecom operators might be able to introduce 4G service by September . Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) - the telecommunications sector regulator -- has made amendment to the existing Radio Frequency Policy, allowing telecom operators to launch 4G service. The draft of the policy, which is now at the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC), will be passed within next 10 days, according to MoIC Secretary Dinesh Kumar Thapaliya. If the amendment is passed within 10 days, telecom operators will be able to launch 4G service within September. Nepali telecom operators have been saying that they will be able to roll out 4G services within two months of receiving permit from the government. “We are desperate to introduce 4G service in Nepal and enhance users' Internet using experience. I believe that we will be able to begin this service within two months after getting government's permission,” Simon Perkins, managing director of Ncell, told Republic

CAN Organizing CommTech 2016

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Federation of Computer Association of Nepal (CAN) is organizing CommTech 2016 from September 8-11 this year. As regard to this event, the stalls or sponsors will be open by Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Exhibition Hall, Brikutimandap, Kathmandu. In the exhibition, there will be the stall related to national and international mobile solutions, computer hardware, ISP's, Telecom, Broadband and Cable TV service provider, Security solutions, Launch/New products, wireless solutions, banking solutions, IT enabled services and solutions under the single umbrella for business promotion. The event will be fruitful for sharing ICT ideas, demonstration of the new products and services and exchange of information related to IT.

4G Services in Nepal

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Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) has started preparations to start 4G service in Nepal. 4G services has been already launched officially in India and Nepal aslo moving towards the path of 4G technology. Simply 4G is an acronym for fourth generation of mobile communication technologies. Now in Nepal, 2G to 3G services are active in both GSM and CDMA mobiles but with the evolvement of 4G, user will experience the latest technology handy. Government is working out for the implementation of 4G services which would be soon brought into operation", said Sherdhan Rai, Minister for Information and Communications. "The existing 3G service would be expanded countrywide whereas the 4G service would be operated in major cities including in the Kathmandu", he added. As per experts the time is right for the adoption of the LTE  in Nepal with the spectrum 700-900MHz range.  Nepal can go 4G adoption, as this range of frequency is best for affordable smart phones and tablets.

CSI Nepal Completed 16th Cyber Security Program at Samriddhi College

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Cyber Security Program Group Photo at Samriddhi College Cyber Security International (CSI) Nepal completed cyber security awareness program at Samriddhi College. Previously, CSI Nepal has conducted cyber security awareness program at different colleges. On June 26, 2016, CSI Nepal has organized the program at IT enabled college, Lokanthali, Bhaktapur. Samriddhi College is itself a top ranked IT college in the nation that has included CSIT courses in its curriculum. Participants of the program Cyber Security Awareness Mr. Laxman Bhattarai, Mr. Chiranjibi Adhikari and Mr. Bikram Khadka were the presenter of the program who explained about the cyber security. Laxman Bhattarai presented a presentation showing the basic introduction about websites and ‪#‎web‬ ‪#‎security‬ of both internal and public websites. Mr. Bhattarai said, We need to upgrade the security concerns with the increasing use of technology in Nepal. Server security is the most and important matter to have knowl

Cyber Security in Nepal

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In the 21st century, the computer and internet has been a part of human life and we are very familiar with the technology in our day to day life. But many of us may not have that much knowledge about the bad impacts that are caused by the technology that we use daily. Here I am going to write about the use of internet and security of the date we are using. The topic Cyber security in the other countries is a hot topic but here in Nepal, it has been recently explored and we are just learning its uses and bad impacts. When we are using the technology, somewhere it might be misused. With the increment of technology, the cyber crimes are also increasing day by day. It's the current prospective that we should be aware of the risk of cyber crimes and misuse of cyber activities. Dr. Ramhari Subedi Giving his speech about Cyber Security Cyber security is important for all cyber users, specially for government officials and IT professionals. A initiation is to be made from the

Trekking in Nepal a Free Mobile App Developed by HoneyGuide

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HoneyGuide Mobile App Logo Imagine yourself trekking above 3000m on the rugged Himalayan trail crossing diverse landscape, beautiful villages, banks of river, dense forest and across valley. Whether you are going for Annapurna, Everest or Ghorepani, wouldn't you love your phone beeps with a notifications informing you that you are in an avalanche prone area and warns you to move quick. HoneyGuide, a complete tour and trekking guide mobile app, provides you all the information relating to your journey. HoneyGuide supports the guide for trekking route to Annapurna Base Camp, Everest Base Camp and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. The journey to the Himalayas is an adventurous task ever made in a life so you might get the right information of your trail using the HoneyGuide mobile app. HoneyGuide app ensures for the safety trekking to Himalayas as Nepal has a series of disasters of Earthquake, Avalanche and Blizzard. The mobile app also provides information of wildlife, culture,

Viber investing in Nepal

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Pic: Myrepublica Viber, the most popular messaging and calling apps with over 711 million users worldwide and 4.5 million registered users in Nepal, has planned to invest in Nepal. "With Nepal becoming one of the priority markets for Viber, we intend to invest and bring about more offerings in the future," Anubhav Nayyar, Regional Head-South Asia, Viber, said at a program organized in Kathmandu on Thursday. Viber recently announced the launch of public chats in Nepal where it allows users to follow wide range of celebrities, influencers and brands. With famous celebrities like Malvika Subba, Priyanka Karki, Richa Sharma, Nagma Shreshtha and former Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai already making a mark on the Viber Public Chats, fans and followers can get a sneak peek into the lives of their favorite celebrities. "After the success of Viber Public Chats in Nepal, we have decided to offer our customers something more," he said, adding that the company was

IT Courses at Texas International College

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Texas International College Students Texas International College is a educational institute for the best results, qualified faculties and professional academic curriculum. The college was first established in 2009 with the initiation of experienced education enthusiasts and faculty members. In the college, from Montessori to class 12, bachelor programs and master programs are running. The college is growing popularity day by day with the best quality education and one of the top colleges of Nepal. Recently about 150 experienced and professional teaching faculties are involved in guiding 1600 students. The college is focused on the professional enhancement of its students through the subjects that gives exposure to real world. Texas International College Students in Computer Lab Whole nation is moving forward in IT now and with this motive, college is running Bsc. CSIT courses in its bachelor program. Bachelor of science in Computer Science and Information Technology (B.S

CSI Nepal Conducted Cyber Security Awareness Program at St. Lawrence College

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CSI Nepal today completed an awareness program at St. Lawrence College at Chabahil. The campaign which was started off by Dr. Ramhari Subedi CEO of CSI Nepal as received overwhelming support and now has successfully concluded its 14th session. Mr. Chirajibi Adhikari and Mr. Bikram Khadka were the speakers during the session. This campaign has been supported by Mr. Prem Bhandari - Civil Engineer /CEO of AMA Engineering, Virginia USA and Mr. Anil Pandey - CEO of MotherlandNepal Organization, Honorary PRR of NTB, California USA showing a drive to help spread awareness on this issue. Mr. Bikram Khadka started off the program with a brief explanation on overall evolution of IT and web threats in specific. He gave the audience the idea about web security threats and efforts to be placed to enhance the security. He focused on the need of realization by general public about the importance of security in the cyberspace and the real threat of cybercrime present. Mr. Chiranjibi Adhika

Web Developer and Designer at Core Dreams Innovation - Career and Opportunities

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Organisation: Core Dreams Innovation Category: IT & Telecommunication Sub Category: Web Developer/Web Designer Posted Date: June 21, 2016 Job Type: Contract Job Level: entry Salary: Negotiable Experience: 1 - Any years Educational: Intermediate No. of Vacancies: 2 Job Location: Satdobato, Lalitpur Apply Before: July 1, 2016 [9 days left] Job Specification Should have 1 year of experience Must be experienced in programming language in PHP, CSS, JScript, JQuery & Mysql Must have PHP with knowledge in frameworks, WordPress and CI Job Description Prepare work plan for the project tasks daily, and provide the work status report at the end of the day based on the work plan prepared Communicate to the In Charge/Team Leader with efficiency, accuracy, progress and/or delays on the project tasks Share knowledge and ideas among other designers on the project or tools used, or on any innovation made during the project Maintain conducive working environment Any other tasks as assigned b

Muni Bahadur Shakya - ICT Inspiration

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Born in 1942, in patan, Muni Bahadur Shakya is a first computer scientist and programmer in information technology of Nepal. He graduated in Radio Electronics Engineering from India and completed Communications Engineering from England. Further, he has undertaken special corporate training in microcomputers in France, and spent over 4 years in Research & Development in microcomputer designing in USA until 1983. He is the first Nepalese to make microcomputer in 1979 in Nepal. Mr. Shakya was awarded with the ICT Pioneer Award on the "ICT Startup Award 2016" event organized by Living with ICT.

ICT Guff with Bishnu Rimal

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A young Entrepreneur and writer at Techguff.com, Anish Upreti has ICT Guff with Bishnu Rimal, Manager of Hotel Mount View Pokhara. Bishnu Rimal is the Tourism personality in Nepal who is trying to develop Information Technology and Tourism (ITT) culutre in Nepal. Here is the some questions related to the Tourism and IT made by Anish to Bishnu Rimal. 1. Tell us about your background and your kick-start to Tourism industry. My name Bishnu Rimal and I’m from Pokhara. Currently, I’m involved in tourism industry. I’m trying to change the traditional way of Tourism in Nepal. I started my career as a trekking guide on 2004 A.D. After completing my college level, I went to Ghandruk/Ghorepani with 3 American guys as a trek guide. At that moment I got a chance to explore more about Tourism industry in Nepal. After a long research I stepped into tourism industry. 2. What is the role of information and technology in tourism? Information and technology is the lifeblood of tourism, ITs p

Web Designer and Developer at Satori Adventures - Career and Opportunities

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Organisation: Satori Adventures Category: IT & Telecommunication Sub Category: Web Developer/Web Designer Posted Date: June 8, 2016 Job Type: Full Time Job Level: mid Salary: Negotiable Experience: 2 - Any years Educational: Bachelor No. of Vacancies: 1 Job Location: Kathmandu Apply Before : June 24, 2016 [1 day left] Education: Bachelors Degrees in Related field. Job Specification We will give the priority for those seekers who had an experience in Tourism Sectors. Job Description Web designer, SEO and should be the knowledge of Google Add

Webmaster at Wedding Nepal - Career and Opportunities

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Job Location: Kathmandu No. of Vacancies: 2 Educational Qualification: Bachelor in IT Job Specifications Knowledge of SEO Strong Web Design and Develop skills which includes the ability to work in Photoshop, Adobe Flash, Zava, Dreamweaver, Zoomla Experience in Online Marketing Job Description Design and Develop Webpages Operate Softwares like Photoshop, Adobe Flash, Zava, Dreamweaver, Zoomla Deadline to Apply: July 2, 2016

Top 4 ICT Startup Companies Awarded

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Awarded Companies in a row The top 4 ICT Starup companies have been awarded in a function organized by Living With ICT, a leading IT magazine of Nepal. First Computer Scientist being Awarded The Ict companies Sasto Deal, Kul Techno Lab, Yellow Nepal and Smart Samaj were awarded with the "ICT Startup Award 2016" yesterday in United Word Trade Center, Kathmandu. This is the first award ceremony organized in Nepal and to promote, highlight and recognize the innovative works in ICT, the function plays a vital role. On the event, Muni Bahadur Shakya, the first computer scientist of Nepal was also warded with the ICT Pioneer Award. Mr. Shakya had made computer in 1979 using microchips. A renowned 7 member jury team comprising of sushil pokharel, director of Udhayami Ghar; Ananda Raj Khanal, Director of Nepal Telecommunication Authority; Subash Dhakal, DOIT, Government of Nepal had judged the startup companies. On the final round, top 4 companies had been selec