Peshawar based app developer ranked in top 10 developers of Pakistan

Waqas Khan, a software engineer from Peshawar, has ranked in top 10 iOS and Android app developers nationally in the leading freelancing platform, Upwork.
Currently working as iOS engineer at, Waqas Khan – a graduate of GIKI, started his career as a game developer and founded his game studio, Half Fried Games. Games developed by Waqas at Half Fried Games were featured in top charts and featured by Apple Appstore and Google Play.

He went on to join IQFriends as a cofounder and game engineer. IQFriends is a brain training company incubated & funded by China Accelerator, Launchub, Microsoft AppCampus and Startup Brasil. Waqas has ranked 4th most outstanding individual in the world at Web Summit, Ireland.

Waqas is a common face when it comes to the local tech scene, and is always found encouraging freshers to take their own initiates. We asked Waqas to share advice for the followers of our page and here is what he has to say:

“It seems a decent number of freshers are investing their time in building skills that are too short termed. Either they’re falling for the “get rich quick” scams or they lack guidance.

Regardless, it’s important to understand that if you’re giving something your time, it should help you grow in the long run.”

Staso Raye?


Moxet Khan

A Webprenure from Peshawar working on various Pashto projects from more than 5 years including Pukhtoogle, thePashto, PashtoFonts, Lek and

Twitter Bytes from Pukhtoogle

  • No more #FATA or PATA likely via @pukhtoogle
    3 days ago
  • KP Food Authority Seals Rooh Afza Factory in #Peshawar
    2 weeks ago
  • KP develops its first Cultural Heritage Trail at full swing via @pukhtoogle #Peshawar
    4 weeks ago
  • US Defense Attaché Col. Joseph E. Hall was reportedly speeding under the influence of alcohol when he hit two Pakis…
    2 months ago
  • چنار چنار ځوانان درته له خپله سره تیر شول دا مـینه نــوره څـــنګه وي وطـــــــنه زوروره!
    2 months ago

Latest Stories

Search stories by typing keyword and hit enter to begin searching.