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First Internet Strike in Nepal: Save Nepa Valley Movement

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For the first time in the history of Nepal, an internet strike is being initiated in Nepal on August 1, 2017 (Shrawan 17, 2074). Internet strike has been a common in the world but this is new for Nepal and is being organized for the first time. This is a new concept of shutting down all the website servers or internet for 1 day. What is this Internet Strike? Internet strike is simply a protest for a certain time by shutting down the servers or websites but it is going to be different in Nepal. It is being organized in Nepal for the first time. Why we do internet strike? Youths who are concerning about the current situation of Kathmandu is organizing the internet strike tomorrow. Here are some main issues which are concerned for the Internet Strike. Deeply centralized development system. We need to tell the state that we need development and establishment of cities in other regions of Nepal. Destruction in the name of development. The actual meaning of development is not being applied.

Applications open for ICT Award 2017

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The popular ICT magazine, Living with ICT and I C Tech Media Pvt. Ltd . is going to reward the national heroes of ICT in Nepal on August 18, 2017. For the participation, applications and nominations has been open. The deadline for applications will be till 15th July, 2017. Since 2016, the company is hosting the largest ICT award to encourage the national ICT youths and newcomers in the ICT world of Nepal. A large number of young ICT enthusiastic are searching their better future in Nepal and such type of program will sure help them making thier future clear. Many Nepalese ICT youths have been inclined to the abroad either for higher studies or for the better future. So, there is always the scarcity of brilliant ICT experts in Nepal . Last year, four best technology firms were awarded with the ICT Startup Award and the first computer scientist of Nepal, Mr. Muni Bahadur Shakya was honored with the ICT Pioneer Award. This year, ICT Award will appreciate the people who have

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

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

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.

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

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

LivingwithICT Presenting Startup Award 2016

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Nepal's top and most popular ICT Magazine Living With ICT is presenting Sushmit International ICT Start-up Award 2016 today. The award event is on the fifth floor of World Trade Tower, Tripureshwor, Kathmandu. Nepal's top ten start-up ICT companies are being selected on the competition and among the ten, four companies will be awarded to be the top. Watch Live Award Function In the program, Nepal's top companies Eminence Ways Pvt. Ltd., Gurkha Tech Pvt. Ltd., I Tech Nepal Dot Com Pvt. Ltd., Kul Techno Lab and Research Center Pvt. Ltd., Mantra Ideas Pvt. Ltd., Phunka Technologies, SASTO DEAL Pvt. Ltd.,Smart Samaj Pvt. Ltd., White Space Pvt. Ltd. and Yellow Nepal Pvt. Ltd based on the presentation and interview made by the top 15 companies on 12th June have been selected as the top 10 start-up companies. From the final round of the competition, the top 4 startup companies are going to be awarded today.