Uzbekistan plans to introduce responsibility for cloning IMEI codes of mobile devices. Cloning hinders the search for stolen phones. This was reported by the Tashkent city police department.
Recently, the Yandex Go service launched a new security feature in Uzbekistan - monitoring driving habits. Special models process data from the accelerometer in the driver’s application and evaluate the smoothness of maneuvers.
IT Park and the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding on mutual cooperation in the field of financial literacy.
Technovation Girls Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan’s largest STEM program for girls, is starting a new season. The program is organized by the NGO Tech4Impact in partnership with the Agency for Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Yandex Go online service. On 24 January 2023, the program launch events were held in Tashkent, Nukus and Ferghana.
A delegation from IT Park Uzbekistan visited the office of Enterprise SG, a government organization under the Ministry of Trade and Industry of the Government of Singapore, which since 2018 has been responsible for supporting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises, creating opportunities and promoting innovation.
Humans presented the final report for 2022 — the group’s revenue grew by almost 40%, and the ecosystem’s turnover exceeded 1.72 trillion soums. Superapp grew in all key indicators, and in some areas showed three- and five-fold growth compared to 2021.
On 12 January, IT Park was visited by a delegation of the Human Resources Management Office of the President of the Republic of Turkey. The delegation included the head of the subdivision of the training and development department Volkan Nazli and the project coordinator of the management services department Anil Gunel.
Patent owners IP Bridge, Orange, Siemens and Xiaomi, a world-leading consumer electronics and smart manufacturing company, today announced an end to long lasting disputes through an innovative patent licensing transaction to enable efficient licensing of patent rights across multiple technologies from the companies to Xiaomi. Novus IP, a company owned by Mr. Paul Lin, the former "Head of IP Strategy" at Xiaomi, worked as a deal facilitator and helped Xiaomi and the three licensors successfully close this licensing transaction in a highly efficient manner.
Traffic is growing, but SMS are not losing ground: Beeline Uzbekistan counted customer activity on New Year’s Eve. So, on New Year’s Eve, residents of Uzbekistan actively exchanged SMS. In the operator’s network on the night of 31 December to 1 January, 22.8 million messages were sent, which is only 14% less than a year ago.