Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: The current generation is growing up in a world where every aspect of their communication, entertainment, social activities, and both their private and school lives are entwined with technology.
In recent years coding has been the buzz word on everyone's lips as “groundbreaking” innovation in school curriculums. What coding does, and more specifically learning to code, is enable individuals in some capacities to speak another language, which can result in an increased ability to think outside the box and handle complex challenges whilst being creative.
Although coding can be deemed as a useful tool, far too much emphasis has been placed on it as a way of future proofing our children for the jobs we do not yet know. Coding is just one aspect to consider when it comes to ......read more
A panel discussion also discussed the significance of the partners’ relationship, success to date, and the Kingdom’s future goals in digital transformation
March 18, 2019: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, joined the Saudi-Chinese Investment Forum to share its success stories and future goals to drive the Kingdom’s digital transformation through Chinese investment.
The one-day event, supported by HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, was hosted in collaboration Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority and the International Cooperation Centre of National Development and Reform Commission in China. The event witnessed the attendance of more than 1,000 decision makers, investors and ......read more
New look and feel, smaller footprint for latest high-yield A4 RIPS devices
Dubai, UAE; 17 March 2019: Epson has announced the launch of two new WorkForce Pro A4 RIPS models (Replaceable Ink Pack System), building on the success of the WF-C5000 series A4 business inkjet printers launched earlier. The 4-in-1 WF-C579RDTWFand single-function WF-C529RDTWprinters help increase productivity in the workplace and reduce environmental impact. They bring a very low total cost of ownership to businesses with high monthly print volume needs, making them ideal for managed print service contracts. A 60ipm single-pass duplex ADF scanner places the multifunction model at the high end of its business A4 segment, while the WFC529RDTW is one of the few A4 business single-function printers to offer secure, follow-me printing with Epson Print ......read more
Innovative technologies in LG’s refrigerators and ovens offer GCC residents convenient, time-saving solutions to lead healthier and more productive lifestyles
Dubai, UAE: 17 March 2019 – In the UAE and wider GCC area, residents are realizing the benefits of switching towards healthier lifestyles, aiming to incorporate more exercise and home-cooked meals into their daily routines. Helping families achieve their health goals is LG’s focus, offering a range of smart kitchen appliances that combine convenience with performance to help people eat healthy, stay fit and be more productive.
LG’s range of smart kitchen solutions features a variety of connected devices that are ideal for families looking to cook more at home and avoid indulging in unhealthy junk food. These appliances are not just green ......read more
Partners to develop a new digital skill learning program with specific emphasis on scaling up Artificial Intelligence (AI) skill development for young people
AI can accelerate the process of achieving Sustainable Development Goal 4 - Quality Education - as well as fulfilling other SDGs
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2019: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) have formed a new partnership to educate and empower the next generation, with the partners to develop a new digital skill learning program that has specific emphasis on scaling up Artificial Intelligence (AI) skill development for young people.
With the rapid deployment of advanced technologies such as mobile broadband, cloud, IoT, automation and AI, a new set of skills is required to enter the ......read more
First deployment of Siemens’ cloud-based Drive Train Analytics solution in the Middle East
DTA solution supports industrial companies to increase asset reliability and availability, while reducing cost
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2019: In a new step towards digitalizing the future of Egyptian industry, Siemens announced today it has signed a contract with Al Ezz Dekheila Steel Company Alexandria SAE (EZDK) to deploy the company’s leading digital industrial solutions across EZDK‘s diverse steel production assets. Under the agreement, Siemens will provide EZDK with Siemens’ Drive Train Analytics system (DTA) along with medium voltage motors, marking the first deployment of DTA in the Middle East.
To maintain its leading competitive position as one of the largest steel producers in the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17th March 2019: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced that the Nokia 3.1 will start receiving the Android 9 Pie upgrade from today. The Android 9 Pie upgrade will be the second letter OS update for the Nokia 3.1 – the phone upgraded from Android Nougat to Android Oreo just six months ago, in September 2018.
The Nokia 3.1 joins the family of Nokia smartphones on Android 9 Pie, bringing AI driven innovations to your daily routines, to save you time, improve the battery life and even anticipate what you’re likely to want to do next.
Nokia 3.1 users of Android 9 Pie will enjoy features such as app actions, which predicts your next move. Adaptive battery, which adjusts and anticipates the personal needs of each user for battery ......read more
Singapore, London, New York, Barcelona and Seoul are others that adopt tech solutions to improve safety and security for its citizens
Future Cities Show to be held from 8th to 10th April at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 March 2019: Dubai is among the top five cities in the world offering a positive experience for its population through smart technology, according to the latest Smart Cities Index. The index says the best cities offering a positive experience for its citizens include Singapore, London, New York, Dubai, Seoul and Barcelona. The study was developed for major cities around the globe taking into consideration four key factors in technology: mobility, healthcare, public safety and productivity.
These insights were revealed in conjunction to ......read more
Upgrade your old smartphone to the new Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+ with Samsung’s Trade-in Deals
Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2019: Samsung Gulf Electronics is giving customers a chance to get their hands on its newest flagships Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+ by trading in their old device. For a limited time period, starting March 15th, customers can trade-in select models with selected Samsung’s partners, as well as online through www.samsung.com and receive the best price based on the condition of their old phone.
Smartphones eligible for the Samsung trade-in offer include selected brands and is based on the model and condition of the customer’s current device.
“Today, by introducing the trade-in program, we are giving our valued customers the opportunity to ......read more
Dedicated and secure video network to deliver content worldwide
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced a new video contribution solution in partnership with Telstra, a leading telecommunications and technology company. The partnership will provide MBC in Dubai with dedicated and fully managed video network service on the Telstra Global Media Network to facilitate reliable and high-quality video streaming to Europe.
Through strategic partnerships with world-class video network providers du continues to build on its vision to provide best-in-class dedicated video services to multiple destinations worldwide.
The Telstra Global Media Network is a worldwide highly resilient network built on a four fibre path system. The service is specifically designed for ......read more
HONOR View 20 Moschino edition: Let your mother put her best fashionable foot forward
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2019: Your mother’s unconditional love and affection deserves high-end returns. For the fashion-forward mother, the HONOR View 20 Moschino edition would make for a perfect statement along with its branded accessories and the Moschino Teddy bear wallpaper. Your mother will not be out-of-reach or short of battery anymore thanks to the 4,000 mAh battery with SuperCharge.
If your mum is health conscious and takes an account of every calorie she consumes, HONOR View 20’s 3D camera and AI capability will help her calculate how many calories contain in a meal just by pointing the phone at it. Spoil you mother with colours including Phantom Red and Phantom Blue which are part of the special edition ......read more
The emirate has attracted from 2015 to 2018 $21.6 billion worth of FDI in high-end technology transfers with the most from the European Union and the U.S. — $5.7 billion and $3.9 billion, respectively
Annual Investment Meeting (AIM 2019) to highlight strategies and mechanisms for enhancing tech solutions to draw FDIs
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 March 2019:Dubai ranked first globally in attracting foreign direct investments (FDIs) for artificial intelligence and robotics; while the UAE ranked sixth in the global Smart Service Index, surpassing the US, UK and South Korea. The Emirate has attracted from 2015 to 2018 $21.6 billion worth of FDI in high-end technology transfers, with the most from the European Union and the U.S. — $5.7 billion and $3.9 billion, respectively.
These figures were ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2019: Streaming applications like Amazon Prime, Facebook, Netflix, and YouTube (… and the list goes on) are consuming Internet content at a torrid pace with the end nowhere in sight. To adjust to the high-speed pace of today’s business, enterprises use technology to change what they do and how they do it.
The promise of 5G is expected to make the number of connected devices and bandwidth swell. To deliver much faster download speeds and latency of just a few milliseconds, the network edge is key.
Increasingly, network providers look to coherent packet-optical technology to solve the scalability and cost per bit challenges in their network. Here are a few ways packet switching with integrated coherent DWDM is helping network providers:
Enabling higher capacity, allowing network ......read more
In a proud first for the region, du’s latest customer innovation has resulted in the telco being awarded the Plain English Crystal Mark certification
Dubai, UAE, 12 March 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has achieved a first for the Middle East telecommunications industry by becoming the first telco in the region to receive the Crystal Mark certification from the Plain English Campaign. This seal of excellence recognises du’s commitment to customers by providing clearer, simpler information in English across documents on all channels – such as those pertaining to Terms and Conditions and Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
In continuation of du’s customer experience improvement programmes, the Plain English Crystal Mark seal of approval – the only ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2019: At the summit, ICSFS’ Chief Technology & Innovation Officer; Mr. Ghassan Sarsak, engaged with Oracle executives and partners in the panel discussion to share ICSFS’ experience on the Oracle Cloud and showcased the innovative milestones that ICSFS has achieved in the banking industry. During the panel, Mr. Sarsak highlighted three core value propositions for ICSFS on the Oracle Cloud:
Ghassan Sarsak, Chief Technology & Innovation Officer, ICS Financial Systems
Sunday, February 10, Monday, February 11 | Arena 1 - Dubai World Trade Centre
March 11, 2019: UL and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a testing facility in Saudi Arabia.
The Center of Excellence (CoE) will be set up in Riyadh inside STC labs and will offer testing for various products across the ‘Fiber to the Home’ (FTTH) ecosystem.
UL’s wire and cable division signed the MoU with STC at the world’s largest wireless industry event, Mobile World Congress 2019 held in Barcelona. The collaboration is aimed at ensuring a robust network for telecom operators in Saudi Arabia and the GCC countries.
UL recognizes the increasing need for KSA’s wire and cable industry to accelerate the ‘time to market’ for products and to meet the challenges of the growing complexity of global ......read more
Huawei calls on industry and government to establish unified, objective cyber security standards
United Arab Emirates - March 9, 2019: Huawei opened their Cyber Security Transparency Centre today in Brussels, with over 200 representatives from regulators, telecom carriers, enterprises, and the media attending the event. Representatives from the European Union, the GSMA, and the World Economic Forum spoke at the opening ceremony.
Trust in cyber security is a major challenge that the world faces in the digital era. Ken Hu, Huawei's Deputy Chairman said, "Trust needs to be based on facts, facts must be verifiable, and verification must be based on common standards. We believe that this is an effective model to build trust for the digital era."
Call on collaboration
New developments in All Cloud, ......read more
Dubai, UAE – March 9th 2019: Digital transformation leaders Syniverse and Tata Communications extend their relationship to create the first fully-managed, end-to-end IPX network interconnection partnership. It will offer operators better visibility, customer service and control of the data flowing across their interconnected networks.
The way data travels across networks today via interconnection means that an operator’s IPX provider has no visibility or control of the data once it’s handed off to an interconnected network. This strategic IPX network partnership means that Syniverse and Tata Communications will work closely together to manage traffic so that there is higher quality service, greater global reach, increased capacity and improved connectivity for data travelling between the two ......read more
Avail free data at WiFi UAE hotspots and discounts on Entertainer
Dubai, UAE, 9 March, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), today announced the launch of enhanced Postpaid Power Plans that offer a variety of benefits such as unlimited data or 200 GB - with or with or without contracts.
du now offers 7 variants of the Postpaid Power Plans in total, with unlimited data - with or without 12-month contract. These include a new Plan that gives 200 GB with 260 flexible minutes or 525 local minutes for as low as AED 175, or unlimited data and 1020 flexible minutes or 2040 local minutes for just AED 500.
Customers who opt for du Postpaid Power Plans without any contract have several options, such as a Plan that includes 200 GB with 700 flexible minutes or 350 local minutes for as ......read more
Transit passengers to enjoy 1GB and 10 flexi minutes valid for 48 Hours
United Arab Emirates - March 7, 2019: Etisalat today announced the launch of the Visitor Line ‘Transit Pack’, offering transit passengers 1GB data and 10 flexi minutes valid for 48 hours for AED50.
The launch follows the UAE government’s decision to grant free transit visas for 48 hours to passengers transiting throughout the UAE’s airports.
Khaled Elkhouly, Chief Consumer Officer, Etisalat, said: “At Etisalat, we understand the value of staying connected with family and friends while travelling abroad.
We are delighted to offer transit passengers an affordable and tailored package that caters to their needs for their 48-hour stay. This special package is part of our ongoing efforts to ......read more
Dubai, UAE; 7 March 2019: Until the end of March, UAE and KSA residents can experience first-hand the benefits of Epson’s EcoTank printers by visiting Epson kiosks in major shopping malls in both countries; and at Universities in Jeddah, Riyadh and Dammam.
According to Nikola Aksentijevic, Head of Sales- consumer, Epson Europe B.V: “We want people to know that there is an EcoTank printer for their every printing need, whether it is for printing your favourite photographs, important study reports, personal documents or business documents for home offices. At our kiosks, customers can experience our revolutionary cartridge free printing, enjoy the high-quality colour printing and learn how easy it is to change the ink, without any fear of causing a mess. They can also discover the savings of cartridge-free printing. ......read more
Huawei’s service centers offer AED89 flat rate battery replacement till 31st of March
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 7th March, 2019: To reward its first smartphone customers in the UAE, Huawei has launched an AED89 dirhams one-port battery replacement promo that lasts until March 31, 2019 and offers users authentic batteries at a reasonable price.
A recent YouGov survey revealed that 9 in 10 respondents in the UAE own a smartphone, with respondents spending an average of 6.5 hours a day using their phones. Nowadays, smartphones have become an integral tool in people’s lives. We rely on it to fulfil our various day to day needs and requirements, from business emails and personal chats, to professional photography and health tracking. Our smartphones are an indispensable personal assistant, so ......read more
Premium smartphones help celebrate 10 years of Galaxy innovations
DUBAI, UAE – March 7th, 2019: Celebrating a decade since the launch of the first Galaxy S, Samsung Gulf Electronics launched the Galaxy S10 range with three premium smartphones engineered to meet the distinct needs of today’s smartphone market at an event held at Caesars Palace, Bluewaters Island Dubai. Each device delivers a next-generation experience in the categories consumers care about most: groundbreaking innovations in display, camera and performance.
“Samsung is celebrating 10 years of excellence by writing the next chapter in mobile innovation history. Our next generation devices deliver breakthrough display, camera, and performance in three cutting-edge smartphones that herald a new era of smartphone technology,” ......read more
Company to gather industry specialists and conduct panel discussions and keynotes around gender diversity, bridging the confidence gap and maternity bias in the technology industry
Summit’s proceedings to be simulcast in live public webinar
7th March, 2019; Dubai, United Arab Emirates – In observation of International Women’s Day, Microsoft will hold a special event at its Dubai headquarters on 7 March to highlight the importance gender equality plays in GDP growth, job creation and societal cohesion.
Microsoft has long urged action on the gender-parity gap, encouraging individuals and organisations to imagine the economies and opportunities that emanate from a truly inclusive workplace. The company continues to work with other, likeminded organisations in the non-profit, private and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 6, 2019 – The power of number 10 has taken over Dubai, thanks to Samsung’s exciting surprises as part of its 10th anniversary celebrations.
The week of festivities have taken Dubai residents on a “galaxy of surprises” – Samsung’s biggest ever, with people running into the Galaxy crew at the movies, football matches, hypermarkets gyms and universities, winning many exciting prizes including the amazing new addition to the Galaxy S family, the Galaxy S10+.
And now … a mysterious structure has appeared in Dubai Mall’s Ice Rink, and it won’t be around for long!
Head down to the venue on March 7, 8 & 9 to discover the “Unlock the Galaxy Maze” and win 10 Galaxy S10+ smartphones and 10,000 e-vouchers.
Many will ......read more
In efforts of positioning the UAE as a prime location in the Middle East for international students
Dubai, 24th January 2019: The UAE Ministry of Education is participating at the world’s largest educational technology event, BETT show running from 23 to 26 January 2019, to showcase its innovative educational technology platforms and programs in the presence of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2019: Huawei officially launched its 5G multi-mode chipset Balong 5000 today – along with the first commercial 5G device powered by it, the Huawei 5G CPE Pro. Together, these two new products provide the world's fastest wireless connections for your smartphone, your home, the office, and on the go.
Balong 5000 officially unlocks the 5G era. ......read more
Super-charged 38-inch monitor for immersive gaming experience
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2019: Keen to cater to the ever-growing gaming community, LG Electronics (LG) makes an impression with its UltraGear monitors.
Hot off the press from CES 2019, the LG UltraGear Gaming Monitor (model 38GL950G) is set to provide users with the perfect combination of superior picture quality and ......read more
Epson now number one provider of projectors above 6k lumens across EMEAR & CIS
Dubai, UAE; 24 January 2019: Epson continues to extend its position as leading projector manufacturer in the Pro AV and installation market above 6,000 lumens across EMEAR & CIS, according to latest market share data from Futuresource. Epson now commands 34 per cent of the Pro AV ......read more
EITC will be one of the first semi-government companies to fulfil the government’s agenda for happiness and tolerance under one unified umbrella
Dubai, UAE, 24th January 2018: Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) is bringing Happiness and Tolerance under one banner with the addition of Tolerance to its Happiness Department – a first for both the country ......read more
Lenovo DCG, in partnership with Pivot3, showcases new-edge converged computing and storage solutions at Intersec 2019 tailored around the needs of future Smart Cities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 23 January 2019: Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global technology leader, today announced their first participation in Intersec 2019, one of the world’s leading ......read more
Most valuable portfolio brand in the MENA region for the 3rd year in a row
Remains the most valuable consumer brand in MEA for 2nd consecutive year
ABU DHABI, 22 January 2019: Etisalat today received ‘ The Most Valuable Portfolio Brand’ in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by Brand Finance as a recognition for the company’s impressive portfolio of brands ......read more
January 22, 2019: Following its successful launch, HONOR 10 Lite, HONOR’s latest flagship phone, is now available in Oman. While the flagship device packs powerful hardware it also scores high in style and design, making it a great new-year purchase or gift. It features a refined gradient finish for a youthful, energetic look that turns the device into an instant style icon, ......read more
du has joined the CCPS working group to explore blockchain’s untapped potential through advances in transparency, security, and real-time transactions
Dubai, UAE, 20th January 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is set to work alongside some of the world’s leading multinational telco firms as a member of the Carrier Blockchain Study ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 20, 2019: Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, today announced Karen Anderson as its new Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). In this newly created position, Karen will lead the company’s people and culture strategy.
Karen joins Mimecast with more than 20 years of experience in various human resources ......read more
Under the motto ‘Intelligence Shared’, Airbus features secure Virtual Reality solutions and professional communication tools
Dubai, UAE 20 January 2019: Airbus is showcasing its latest secure communications solutions at this year’s Intersec exhibition in Dubai, the world‘s leading trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection. These solutions are ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 20, 2019: Esharah Etisalat Security Solutions, experts in the field of wired and wireless Telecom Networks (TETRA & Public Safety LTE), and Security Solutions, will be showing their latest and innovative products designed for public safety at Intersec 2019; an annual exhibition taking place from the 20th to the 22nd of January at the Dubai International Convention ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2019: At Intersec 2019, Huawei will introduce its latest cutting-edge Safe City solutions & CCTV, which are aimed at enhancing public safety innovation in the region. As the headline sponsor and Exclusive Artificial Intelligence Partner of Intersec 2019, Huawei will use the event as a platform to demonstrate its AI-driven portfolio and announce new ......read more
Samsung is redefining the customer journey with a spectacle of seamless connectivity experiences built upon a cutting-edge retail strategy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – January 17th, 2019 – In an innovative first for the MENA region, Samsung Gulf Electronics has celebrated the official opening of its latest Multi-Experience Store to give the region’s ......read more
Report provides a comprehensive overview of challenges and opportunities in e-commerce regionally
Report estimates that there was $51 billion of e-commerce sales across MENASA in 2017
Region’s e-commerce expected to grow at a rate of 24.6% CAGR through to 2020
UAE companies represent 11% of the top 100 B2C e-commerce companies in MENASA region
Dubai, UAE, January 17, ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, January 16, 2019. Geometry, the world’s most international brand activation and shopper marketing agency unveils ‘Loft 36’. The new Dubai creative hub to maneuver itself up the omni-channel world and elevate brand experiences, signaling another milestone in the growth and evolution of the agency since its February 2018 ......read more
Cybercrime is big business and hackers are continually looking for new attack vectors. SophosLabs team see 400,000 new malicious samples every day; this does not mean 400,000 programmers writing code. It means heavily automated systems. The result is bespoke malware – a virus written just for you. With that reality, the best line of defense is to use a multi-layered security strategy to ......read more
HIPA’s first collaboration with a smartphone brand brings into focus the outstanding photography capabilities of HUAWEI Mate 20 Series with AI-enabled Leica Triple Camera
Dubai, UAE, January 15, 2019: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) takes a leap forward in supporting local talent and promoting creativity, by partnering with the Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 14 January 2019: Cisco and Abu Dhabi Smart Solutions and Services Authority (ADSSSA) are collaborating on a variety of initiatives to fast-track digitization across sectors including Business Innovation and Smart Cities in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
The partnership aims to encourage diversification of technical skills and develop secure infrastructure to ......read more
See more of what you love with the HUAWEI Mate 20 X, your ultimate entertainment companion this season - and every season!
Dubai, United Arab Emirates —January 13th, 2019— Initially intended for few select markets globally, the Mate 20 X finally makes an unexpected appearance in the Middle East, exclusively on e-commerce UAE. The phone packs in all the revolutionary ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 13, 2019: South Indian film star Tamannaah inaugurating Malabar Gold & Diamonds new showroom at Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India in the presence of Ex. M.P. Mr. Mohammed Saghi, Malabar Gold & Diamonds, Managing Director-India Operations- Mr. Asher O, other management team members, media and well-wishers on 05.01.19.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 13, 2019 – HP Inc. announced innovative new solutions designed to meet the unique needs of small and medium-sized retailers and hospitality operators.
The new HP Engage One Prime expands HP’s portfolio of point-of-sale systems with an all-in-one solution optimized for SMB retail and hospitality ......read more
Smart Services to be delivered by du in Partnership with Orange Business Services
Dubai, UAE: 10th January 2019: Smart living is set to become a reality soon as du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), announced that it is well on schedule to deliver smart city services at Silicon Park, Dubai’s first integrated smart city project taking shape at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2019: With the theme ‘Value Added Signage Solutions’, Epson will participate for the tenth year at SGI Dubai 2019, the region’s largest event for Signage, Digital Signage, Retail Signage Solutions, Outdoor media, Screen and Digital printing industry. Epson will showcase their new digital signage solutions, latest video projectors line and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 January 2019: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has today announced that the Nokia 8 Sirocco will now begin receiving the latest Android operating system, Android 9 Pie.
With the Android 9 Pie upgrade arriving on the Nokia 8 Sirocco, a total of eight Nokia smartphones are now running the latest Android OS, giving users access to ......read more
Record investments in R&D lead to game-changing secure and intelligent products gaining popularity around the world
Dubai, United Arab Emirates —January 9th, 2019: Huawei, the iconic global tech brand, consolidated its position as an international leader in tech innovation by retaining its position as the world’s second largest smartphone vendor in Q3, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 09, 2019: Axis Communications is returning for the 21st edition of Intersec from 20 – 22 January 2019. Axis will showcase the many dimensions of products, solutions and services across Retail, Critical Infrastructure and Smart Cities.
Philippe Kubbinga, Regional Director - Middle East & Africa, Axis Communications, “At Axis, we have stayed at the ......read more
Employing Microsoft Azure Technology to Advance LG’s AI-Driven Vehicle Strategy
Dubai, UAE, January 09, 2019: LG Electronics (LG) and Microsoft entered into a memorandum of understanding to enhance and further grow LG’s autonomous vehicle and infotainment system business. Under the terms of the partnership, LG will accelerate the transformation of its existing digital ......read more
UAE, January 08, 2019: Sony Corporation (“Sony”) will exhibit at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, held from Tuesday, January 8.
Sony Corporation President & CEO Kenichiro Yoshida spoke at the Sony press conference held on Monday, January 7(local time), stating that “Sony is a Creative Entertainment Company. We at Sony partner with content creators who make ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 08, 2019: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced today it will offer iTunes Movies and TV Shows and Apple AirPlay 2 support on 2019 Samsung Smart TV models beginning this spring. Support on 2018 Samsung Smart TVs will be made available via firmware update. In an industry first, a new iTunes Movies and TV Shows app will debut only on Samsung Smart TVs in more than 100 ......read more
LG CTO Envisions Life Enhanced by Next Generation of
Consumer-Focused Artificial Intelligence Innovations
Jan. 8, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) President and CTO Dr. I.P. Park outlined the company’s vision for the future in his CES 2019 keynote, titled AI for an Even Better Life, on January 7 at the MGM Park Theater in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. At CES, the world’s premier ......read more
Showcases amazing new experiences for changing workplaces, modern lifestyles, and immersive gaming
Unveils displays across consumer portfolio, including the world’s first Quantum Dot on glass display .
Extends workplace and security leadership with new Elite innovations, including the world’s brightest business convertible , the world’s first ......read more
Etisalat Digital selects four disruptive companies to join Future Now scaleup programme after Dubai Future Accelerators collaboration
Signing ceremony also marks opening of Future Now scaleup area
DUBAI, 07 January 2019: Future Now, the innovation programme of Etisalat, has signed agreements with four scaleups to develop Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain solutions ......read more
du presented the ‘Coach Career Award’ and rewarded 10 lucky customers with a special chance to meet their favourite players and coaches at the Globe Soccer Awards
Dubai, UAE, 6 January 2019: As part of its continuous efforts to support the national sporting agenda of the UAE, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has reiterated its commitment ......read more
Originally intended only for the Chinese market, the bigger, larger and faster - Huawei Mate 20 X is about to make a surprising appearance in the UAE.
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019: Entertainment and media industries are growing around the world to cater to content-on-demand as consumers spend more than 50 per cent of their data engaging with digital games and video . In the UAE, internet ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th January, 2019: A10 Networks, a provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, announced availability of major advancements to its Thunder Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs) with Harmony Controller support for centralized, multi-cloud management, rich per-app analytics and DevOps tool integration. Numerous new enhancements also enable integration with ......read more
Wi-Fi Agile Multiband and Wi-Fi Optimized Connectivity features deliver optimal performance for dense deployments like airports, stadiums, offices, campuses and retail locations
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019: Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, announced that the T811-CM series and E510 outdoor access points (APs) received Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Vantage Release 2 certification—a ......read more
By Sami Abi Esber, President -MDS Gulf, Board Member-Midis Group
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019: We are living in an era of unparalleled innovation. As new and emerging technologies continue to redefine IT and business, the pace of change and technological advancement is accelerating. Today, we are looking at a smarter, intelligent future driven by technologies such as cloud, ......read more
du is rewarding football fanatic customers with free data every time the UAE national team wins
Dubai, UAE, 6 January 2019: To celebrate the highly-anticipated return of AFC Asian Cup to the UAE, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is giving the UAE fans the chance to participate in the action and win big. As the country prepares to host the tournament ......read more
Experience LG’s Next-Generation Pedestal Mini Washer and
Smarter Front-Loader and Dryer Laundry Solution at CES 2019
Dubai, UAE – 03 January 2019: Winner of a 2019 CES Innovation Award, LG’s large-capacity TWINWash™ washer and dryer will make their debut in Las Vegas next month. The complete system of ultra-large capacity washer, convenient ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 03, 2019: Telecom Italia (TIM), Qualcomm Technologies and Ericsson have successfully completed the first, live video call in Europe using 5G millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum.
The partners used a smartphone equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G chipset on Ericsson equipment to make the call during the inauguration of the TIM’s new 5G Innovation Hub in ......read more
Featuring CES Best of Innovation Winner, Latest Range of
LG Soundbars Provide Premium Performance with AI Capabilities
DUBAI, UAE – 03 January 2019: LG Electronics (LG) is set to delight home theater enthusiasts around the globe yet again with the introduction of its latest soundbar lineup at CES 2019.
The company’s new soundbars deliver superior sound ......read more
As first cybersecurity founding partner of the Centre for Cybersecurity, partnership demonstrates Fortinet’s continued commitment to innovation and collaboration to combat global cybercrime
Dubai, UAE. – January 3, 2019: Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cyber security solutions, today announced the company has been named the first ......read more
By Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver on December 19, 2018
Dubai, UAE, January 02, 2019: Meng Wanzhou has kept a diary for years. Below is what she wrote on December 19, 2018:
Last night, a letter from a Japanese citizen went viral on my WeChat Moments, and this letter has really warmed my heart. As the old saying goes, there is always good in people! Before I ran into difficulties, I ......read more
“For 5G markets that choose to not work with Huawei–they will be like an NBA game without star players”
Huawei 2018 sales revenue is expected to reach 108.5 billion US dollars, up 21% year-on-year.
Dubai, UAE, January 02, 2019: In a New Year letter sent by Huawei Rotating Chairman Guo Ping to the company 180 thousand employees worldwide, he expresses ......read more
Dubai, 31 December 2018: Etisalat today announced its strategic partnership with ASGC Construction to provide Enterprise Level Cloud Solutions combined with its secure managed IP connect service as part of their digital transformation roadmap.
Herbert Fuchs, Chief Information Officer at ASGC, said: “We’ve selected Etisalat and their OneCloud Services as it ......read more
The world’s largest air-conditioning and home appliances manufacturer, Midea, has experienced exponential growth in recent years
Midea urges industry regulators and customers to be aware of counterfeit products
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 31st December, 2018 – Midea, the world’s largest air-conditioning and home appliances manufacturer, and first company ......read more
Despite external pressure, Huawei is still gaining foreign carriers’ support on 5G.
Justin Trudeau: “Canada’s decision on whether to allow Huawei access to its next-generation wireless network won’t be a political one”
Analysts says banning Huawei will create a vacuum that no one can fill in a timely fashion, and may seriously impair 5G deployments
Dubai, ......read more
LG’s Latest CineBeam Offers Astonishing Image Quality,
Ultimate Convenience and AI Technology for a Superior Viewing Experience
Dubai-UAE: 26 December 2018 — LG Electronics (LG) is set to unveil its second-generation CineBeam Laser 4K projector (model HU85L) with Ultra Short Throw (UST) technology at CES 2019. This CES 2019 Innovation Award winner builds ......read more
Prediction One: 2019 is the year that network and security operations unite
Dubai, UAE, December 26, 2018: In 2018, DDoS mitigation and prevention techniques became a lot smarter, due to advancements in DDoS cyber security solutions and network and application assurance technologies. In 2019, we’re going to see a similar thing happen at an organizational level as ......read more