Ramps up retail centers with 9 new shops, being closer to customers
Dubai, UAE, 19 August 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has opened 9 new outlets at various locations in the UAE to provide customers with a more efficient and enhanced retail experience. The new stores employ more than 50 experts, multilingual staff members to engage and connect with citizens and visitors, assist with technical queries and ensure the highest possible standard of customer satisfaction.
The expansion of du’s presence in the UAE is part of its objective to provide easily accessible, personalized services to all its customers. Brand new stores are now open across the UAE – in Dubai’s Festival City, Golden Mile at Palm Jumeirah, Sunset Mall and Burjuman Centre. In Abu Dhabi, new outlets ......read more
Stylish, powerful, hybrid Bluetooth headset and health tracker on your wrist
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 19 August, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has today announced its latest wearable device, HUAWEI TalkBand B5, the fourth generation of Huawei’s TalkBand products and the successor to HUAWEI TalkBand B3 launched in 2016. Equipped with a 1.13-inch AMOLED touchscreen display with 2.5D curved glass and 160 × 300 pixels resolution, the HUAWEI TalkBand B5’s display is 2.4 times bigger than the previous one.
Like its predecessors, HUAWEI TalkBand B5 is a 2-in-1 hybrid device, functioning as a smart Bluetooth headset and smarter health tracker. Thanks to the new device its users will be able to monitor their health day and night, and be certain not to have missed a call even when in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 16, 2018: Huawei presented a special award to Turkish professor Dr. Erdal Arikan, the inventor of polar codes for 5G, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the development of communications technology. At the ceremony, held at Huawei's global headquarters in Shenzhen, the company also honored more than 100 Huawei scientists and engineers who are working on standards and basic research.
Basic research is key to industry development. Theoretical breakthroughs, often made after decades of focused scientific effort, help set the direction of technological progress. With 5G just on the horizon, the paper on polar codes that Professor Arikan published in 2008 defined an entirely new approach to maximizing the rate and reliability of data transmission. Polar codes are the world's first ......read more
HP Expands Portfolio of VR Solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Aug.16, 2018: HP Inc. and a global community of creators unveiled a groundbreaking virtual reality (VR) simulation of what life on Mars could look like for a human population of one million people. The HP Mars Home Planet program, led by HP and NVIDIA,® is the culmination of a year-long engagement with the creative community to simulate life on the Red Planet.
The program attracted over 90,000 creative professionals, architects, engineers and students spanning more than 150 countries. The most innovative ideas were brought to life through a VR experience created by Technicolor that premieres this week at SIGGRAPH, the world's largest conference on computer graphics.
“The ultimate power for ......read more
Complementary WiFi at all WiFi UAE hotspots will operate at speeds 10 times faster for five days
Dubai, UAE, 16 August 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), will keep you connected with your loved ones during Eid Al Adha by offering complementary higher-speed WiFi for five days across the UAE. From 19 to 23 August, free WiFi supplied by WiFi UAE will operate 10 times faster at no additional cost.
“du believes in creating unmatched connectivity for our customers by offering innovative and uninterrupted communication services. Higher speed WiFi in the UAE is our way of celebrating the joyous occasion of Eid and thanking our customers for the faith they have in us,” said Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy CEO, TelcoServices – EITC.
“In line with our support of the UAE’s ......read more
For six consecutive years Huawei’s devices has been recognized for being advanced, innovative and technically superior.
15 August 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) today received an award from the European Image and Sound Association (EISA), a group comprising 55 of the world’s most respected consumer electronics magazines. The HUAWEI P20 Pro was named “EISA Best Smartphone 2018-2019” by the association in recognition of Huawei’s commitment to quality, design and performance, as well as the company’s long track record of introducing stylish, powerful and winning devices. This is the sixth consecutive year that Huawei has been recognized by the EISA.
“For us the most important reward is creating products that let consumers enjoy and ......read more
The New Super Powerful Galaxy Note9: For Those Who Want It All
With all-day performance, a new S Pen and intelligent camera, nothing keeps up with your life like Galaxy Note9
DUBAI, UAE – August 15, 2018; Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced the latest addition to its premium Note series with Galaxy Note9 during an event held at the Habtoor Palace, LXR Hotels & Resorts, in Dubai. The Note series has been recognized for including the company’s latest groundbreaking innovations, and Galaxy Note9 builds on this legacy with a premium smartphone that delivers the ultimate in performance; a new S Pen with connectivity for the first time ever; and Samsung’s most intelligent camera yet.
“The Galaxy Note9 demonstrates the power of Samsung innovation in a single device. It is ......read more
Two New Styler Models to Set New Standard in AI and Design
DUBAI - UAE, Aug. 14, 2018 — LG Electronics (LG) will unveil advanced models of its revolutionary Styler clothing care system at IFA 2018. Both the Styler ThinQ and Styler Mirrored Glass Door feature unique features for enhancing user convenience while keeping clothes cleaner, more hygienic and stylish. Users can control the Styler ThinQ using voice commands while the Styler Mirrored Glass Door maximizes functionality in the home.
The new LG Styler ThinQ and LG Styler Mirrored Glass Door boast the high performance level and advanced technology of the original Styler. With TrueSteam™, the new Styler models continue to keep clothes clean and hygienic by eliminating over 99.9 percent of the germs and bacteria in everyday clothes.* The moving ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 14, 2018: If you’re a hardware enthusiast who’s been keeping a finger on the pulse of the industry, you’ve probably already read the news: Intel has delayed its 10nm chipsets again, and this time to the second half of 2019. When the world’s largest integrated device manufacturer (IDM) announced its product roadmap, the 10nm line of processors were slated for a 2016 release, but citing problems with yield, Intel was forced to postpone the launch of its products once again. The current top-of-the-line enthusiast-grade Intel CPU is fabricated using the 14nm process.
But first, what do those numbers really mean? In short, not much today—it’s become a little more than a marketing term, kept around to inform consumers that the industry has indeed been moving forward. Historically, ......read more
Back-to-School discounts and deals starting now to September 9th
14th August 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: SOUQ.com is excited to launch thousands of back-to-school deals for students across all grades starting now to September 9th. Sit back, relax and spend the last few days of summer stress-free by stocking up on all back-to-school essentials at unbeatable prices from SOUQ.com, your one stop destination for all back to school needs.
Parents and students can purchase a wide selection of kids and teen backpacks, stationery, apparel, electronics including laptops, tablets and printers, as well as snacks and confectionery and much more directly from SOUQ.com without the hassle of standing in long lines and big crowds. With free shipping on all Fulfilled by SOUQ orders of AED 100 and above, SOUQ customers ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 14, 2018: Today, Lenovo is launching a brand-new addition to its ThinkPad mobile workstation portfolio – the ThinkPad P1. Lenovo’s thinnest, lightest and sleekest mobile workstation, the ThinkPad P1 gives users the style they want and the performance they need.
The ThinkPad P1 fulfills the desire for workstation performance and reliability in a thin and light design. The result is an ideal recipe of workstation power and an ultra-premium look and feel.
There is arguably no company that better combines high performance with beauty better than luxury sports car manufacturer, Aston Martin. For them, the ThinkPad P1 represents not only an opportunity to increase productivity, but to also work with a high quality and performing product within a fast-paced environment.
“At Aston Martin, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 14, 2018: JAGGAER, the world’s largest independent spend management company, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has named JAGGAER(Advantage) highest for ability to execute in its 2018 “Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites.”* Earlier this year JAGGAER was named as a Leader in Gartner, Inc’s 2018 “Magic Quadrant for Procure-to-Pay Suites.”**
JAGGAER believes that our company was placed in the Leaders quadrant because of our robust product development and market understanding, and our ability to support global implementations with strong localized support. JAGGAER feels that our solutions are a natural choice for companies that require comprehensive solutions, tailored for the needs of various vertical industries. In our own ......read more
W1 series switches are uniquely designed to complement modern Kenyan homes
Dubai, UAE, August 13, 2018: Panasonic Homes & Living, today unveiled the all new high-quality BS Type wiring devices ‘W1 Series’ switches and sockets for the Kenyan market. The W1 Series switches and sockets, which complement the brand’s comprehensive range of innovative solutions for the construction segment, are uniquely designed for commercial and residential use.
The event, attended by senior management representatives from PMMAF, also included a product orientation on the full W1 Series switches and sockets.
Celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, the Japanese electronics giant has expansions and new product launches as key strategies for this year to strengthen their position in the Middle ......read more
For just AED250, du is offering the best roaming Hajj bundle this season for pilgrims at the most competitive prices in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 13 August 2018: In an effort to make the Hajj experience different for its customers this year, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), introduced a generous roaming bundle for people going for Hajj from the UAE with unlimited voice calls and 14GB data.
To enable pilgrims to connect with their family and friends, the new roaming bundle offers customers unlimited voice calls including local calls in Saudi Arabia and calls back to the UAE and GCC countries. Throughout their spiritual journey, du customers can enjoy a great Hajj roaming bundle that is valid for a period of 14 days for just AED250.
Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy CEO of Telco Services, du, EITC ......read more
With dual front 24MP+2MP camera, the latest AI enabled smartphone offers stunning AI selfies
12th August 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), the global smartphone giant, today announced that its latest HUAWEI nova 3i is now available in the UAE. The new, trendy and fashionable HUAWEI nova 3i is powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its overall functioning and camera features. With dual front camera (24MP+2MP), users can expect the best-in-technology ‘selfie’ that a smartphone can offer. The HUAWEI nova 3i can beautify you with the advanced algorithm to be natural and appealing. Moreover, the powerful AI scenery recognition can adjust the surroundings to match your true beauty in the selfie.
HUAWEI nova 3i has a very young and trendy appeal to it. It comes in ......read more
The new range includes the XTouch XBot Senior, one of the first IP69 rated smartphone making it the toughest phone in the market
Available on the company’s eCommerce platform, customers can avail of convenient shopping and service options
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 12, 2018: XTouch, the leading Dubai headquartered con-sumer electronics company announced the launch of the Robot family range of rugged mobile phones that include the smartphones XBot Senior and XBot Junior, and feature phones XBot Swimmer and XBot Champ.
Geared to withstand tough environments, they are durable in se-vere operational environments as well as for daily usage. The new launch is in continuity to the company’s strategy to bring advanced technology to the masses at affordable ......read more
Energy efficiency translates to cost efficiency, and with Samsung’s Wind-Free™ AC, you can easily achieve both this summer
Dubai, UAE, August 11, 2018: In one of the hottest regions of the world, the summer months can be virtually unbearable. With scorching temperatures that don’t afford you more than a few minutes outside at a time, keeping your home cool and air conditioned around the clock is a necessity. However, running your air conditioner nonstop for the entire duration of the summer can end up costing you more than what it’s worth – especially if your AC is old and outdated.
Luckily, AC manufacturers are increasingly considering the price consumers pay to live comfortably during the warmest time of year, and they’re innovating accordingly. Now, it’s easier than ever to find an ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 9, 2018: Summer is not the time to hold back on taking pictures. Summer is when you go on holidays, travel the world, and hit the beach with your family and friends. The sun is out which means it's time to get snap-happy. Do you often find yourself having to choose which memories to delete to make room for more space and more photos or videos? You are not alone.
41 per cent of people in the UAE are having difficulty finding memory space on their mobile devices, and running out of space monthly, whereas 55 per cent are running out space every three months according to a UAE-wide independent consumer research conducted by YouGov, an international market research and data analytics firm, on behalf of Western Digital Corporation (WDC).
This summer season you ......read more
NETSCOUT Threat Intelligence Report—Powered by ATLAS®—Reveals Nation-State Activity and Blending of Internet Scale Threats with Targeted Attack Campaigns
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 9, 2018: NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC., (NASDAQ: NTCT), a leading provider of service assurance, security, and business analytics, today released its 2018 NETSCOUT Threat Intelligence Report, offering globally scoped internet threat intelligence together with the analysis of their security research organization. The report covers the latest trends and activities from nation-state advanced persistent threat (APT) groups, crimeware operations and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack campaigns.
“ATLAS is a collaborative project with hundreds of service provider customers who have agreed to share ......read more
Smart Innovations and Customer Centricity Drive Huawei’s Growth Map
Dubai, UAE, August 09, 2018: Today’s discerning consumers are looking for groundbreaking products and services that offer them compelling experiences. As Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) becomes number two smartphone brand globally, we remain committed to our mission of creating not just smart but intelligent devices that add ease and efficiency to the lives of our consumers.
Our global success is owed to our persistence in building solid foundation and focusing on innovation that creates value for our customers. As a customer-centric company, our goal is to strive and deliver the best possible user experience. We believe that challenges can be turned into new opportunities when we start thinking from customers’ perspective, see what ......read more
Companies to deliver agile, end-to-end cloud migration solutions that couple the power of the AWS cloud with DXC industry-based digital services and intellectual property
New global DXC - AWS Integrated Practice will provide clients with increased agility, innovation, and cost savings
Dubai, UAE, August 08, 2018: DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced a multi-year, global agreement to build a new multi-billion dollar DXC - AWS Integrated Practice that will deliver IT migration, application transformation, and business innovation to global Fortune 1000 clients.
The DXC - AWS Integrated Practice will offer clients secure, cloud-first solutions that combine the breadth and depth of cloud services offered through AWS with ......read more
Huawei brings new innovative Android gaming experience for all UAE’s smartphone gamers this August
Dubai, 8th August, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), announced the release of GPU Turbo upgrade in the UAE, a graphics processing technology built from the ground up, that will revamp the ability of Huawei smartphones to process graphics-intensive applications like games. Huawei CBG continues to showcase its commitment to innovation and customer service by combining the EMUI and GPU turbo update, which will allow users to enjoy much-improved gaming performances without having to upgrade their devices, making it a one step for the all Huawei users in the UAE.
The unveiling of GPU Turbo comes at a critical juncture, especially as mobile gaming is on a sharp rise globally. In 2017, gaming spend on mobile ......read more
TIPA Awarded ‘Best Expert Compact’ camera makes a debut in Middle East
The New Flagship Travel Zoom Camera boasts Powerful 15x Optical Zoom and 1-inch 20.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS Sensor Featuring 4K Video/ 4K PHOTO Capability
Dubai, UAE, August 07, 2018: Panasonic is proud to introduce the latest flagship model of the popular "Travel Zoom" TZ Series the LUMIX DMC-TZ220. Enhancing its zoom power to 15x, the LUMIX TZ220 with 1-inch large High Sensitivity MOS Sensor offers more versatile uses and high picture quality, including ultra-high resolution 4K video.
The LUMIX TZ220 features new 24mm ultra-wide angle LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR lens with powerful 15x optical zoom (35mm camera equivalent: 24-360mm) and 5-Axis HYBRID O.I.S.+ (Optical Image Stabilizer Plus) to provide a versatile ......read more
Breakthrough technology in HUAWEI nova 3 series is changing how people express themselves
Dubai, UAE, August 05, 2018: A selfie isn't just like any other picture. In a deeper, truer sense though, a selfie is a reflection of a moment in time of one’s life journey. In an era when we're constantly being marketed technologies that promise to make our lives easier and save us time by doing the work for us, the selfie is a major contradiction. From angling, adjusting, endless retakes, editing, and filtering – let's face it, taking a perfect selfie is a lot of work!
Each of us is passionate with our own unique talent, energy and beauty, and Artificial intelligence selfie is a meaningful way for us to proactively share that with the world.
With an extraordinary new perspective, HUAWEI nova 3 series is ......read more
Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer with robust Q2 performance
August 5, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) today announced its business results for the first half of 2018. The company reported solid growth, with global smartphone shipments at 95+ million units*. According to IDC, Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer in Q2 with the global market share of 15.8%.
Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group, said, “The past six months have been incredible for Huawei CBG, marked by robust growth of our business across all markets and product lines. Our success is owed to our commitment to innovation and, most importantly, our customers. Moving forward, Huawei will remain focused on continually ......read more
Copies of Sheikh Zayed: Life and Times distributed to 10 schools across the UAE
The book celebrates the legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed, the UAE’s Founding Father
Abu Dhabi 27 June 2018: E-Vision, a fully owned subsidiary of Etisalat, has launched a book donation campaign to commemorate the Year of Zayed, marking what would have been his centenary ......read more
Noted for “Best-in-class Suite Capabilities”
Dubai, UAE, June 27, 2018: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has been named a market leader in endpoint security — having been judged to have the highest score in the “current offering” category among the 15 evaluated vendors, given a five out of a ......read more
New Platforms Designed to Deliver Performance and Power Efficiency Improvements to Mass Market Smartphone Segment
Dubai, UAE, June 27, 2018: Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), announced three new additions to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 600 and 400 tiers – the Snapdragon 632, 439 and 429 Mobile Platforms. These platforms are ......read more
SonicWall, the trusted security partner protecting more than 1 million networks worldwide, announces an assertive new focus for protecting mid-tier enterprises from today’s known and unknown cyberattacks.
Enhanced with 12 new products and solution updates, the SonicWall Capture Cloud Platform — expanded for mid-tier enterprises — now delivers integrated cloud-scale management ......read more
ESET, the leading IT security company based in the European Union, is the top endpoint security vendor in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), taking the most sizeable portion of the annual market share. According to the IDC Endpoint security software market shares 2017 report, ESET’s market share in the CEE region accounts for 37.5 percent, outpacing all of its competition. IDC ......read more
Companies can now ensure efficient and environmentally friendly fleet management
26 June 2018, Dubai - Managers can now record how much carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are being released through the Fleet Management Systems & Technologies’ (FMS Tech) new tracking and reporting system. FMS Tech is on a mission to solve environmental concerns caused by trucks and ......read more
Energy efficiency translates to cost efficiency, and with Samsung’s Wind-Free™ AC, you can easily achieve both this summer
Dubai, UAE, June 26, 2018: In one of the hottest regions of the world, the summer months can be virtually unbearable. With scorching temperatures that don’t afford you more than a few minutes outside at a time, keeping your home cool and ......read more
June 25, 2018 - Following a period of what the company sees as the ‘efficiency era’ of manufacturing, Emerson (NYSE: EMR) opened its annual Emerson Global Users Exchange event with a focus on the resources that will enable manufacturers to drive greater business performance in the future: people. Specifically, the ‘digital workforce.’
“The past 30 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 25, 2018: ICS Financial Systems Limited (ICSFS), a global software and services provider for banks and financial institutions, announced today that Guaranty Trust Bank (Tanzania) Limited (GTBank Tanzania); subsidiary of Guaranty Trust Bank PLC, has successfully gone live on ICS BANKS Universal Banking Solution.
GTBank Tanzania received its license in 2016, to offer ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today reminded football fans of how cybercriminals have used people’s interest in the sport to launch cyber attacks. Football has been targeted before by those who want to turn international community events into attacks.
It’s a sad fact, that cyber-attacks often go hand in hand with major sporting ......read more
Dubai, June 24, 2018: The Al-Futtaim ACE part sale is now on until July 31. Customers can look forward to exciting promotion and offers across all categories with up to 75% off selected items.
Customers looking to buy the latest electronic products including smartphones, notebooks, TVs, travel accessories and Home appliances etc. will also get savings up to 60% from Plug Ins between June ......read more
Trend Micro report finds UAE and Kuwait among those most vulnerable in the Gulf
Dubai, UAE, June 24, 2018: Majority of the Middle Eastern countries, especially those in the GCC, are hot target for cyberattacks. According to a newly-released report by Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, ransomware remains a widespread ......read more
A test conducted by Whalebone, a provider of DNS filtering services, showed that adding Indicators of Compromise from ESET to DNS filtering detection data significantly improves detection.
Experts from Whalebone and ESET revealed the results of a DNS filtering test in their joint presentation at the IS2 Conference, an information security event held in Prague, Czech Republic. The test ......read more
New number one provider of projectors above 6k lumens
Dubai, UAE; June 20, 2018: Epson is now the leading projector manufacturer in the Pro AV and installation market above 6,000 lumens, according to latest market share data from Futuresource. Epson now commands 26.7 per cent of the Pro Displays market, an increase of almost 11 percentage points over the same ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 20th JUNE, 2018 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the launch of Red Hat Process Automation Manager 7, a comprehensive, cloud-native platform for developing business automation services and process-centric applications across hybrid cloud environments. Process Automation Manager is the next generation of Red ......read more
Infinix will unveil its latest device, powered by Android One, on June 24th
New smartphone delivers AI innovations for an ultimate user experience
Launch follows the successful release of Infinix Note 4 last year
Dubai, June 19, 2018 – The latest mobile phone innovation by Infinix is poised to hit the Middle East and Africa later this month at a glamorous unveiling ......read more
Tournament to see Europe’s largest deployment of Massive MIMO to date
Ericsson AIR 6468, the industry’s first 5G NR-capable radio, installed at over 40 sites in seven of the 11 cities hosting the June 14-July 15 football tournament
Massive MIMO plays an important role in the current evolution of mobile communication by easing the journey to 5G
Dubai, UAE, June 19, ......read more
Consumers will now be able to get more personalized versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ family in Sunrise Gold and Coral Blue
Dubai, UAE – June 19th 2018: Samsung Gulf Electronics has officially launched two new color editions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+, Sunrise Gold and Coral Blue. The new color editions were added to meet the needs of discerning consumers who ......read more
DUBAI, UAE – June 18th 2018 - NEP Broadcast Solutions, a division of NEP Group, and Tata Communications, a leading digital infrastructure provider, have successfully completed the remote production and broadcast of VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) for Star Sports, the number one sports broadcaster in India and subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. The 2018 VIVO IPL season was Star ......read more
du continues to spread happiness throughout the UAE in line with #KeepOnGiving
Dubai, UAE, 14 June 2018: In line with its #KeepOnGiving initiative, du volunteers recently visited Al Jalila Children’s Hospital. Led by Abdulwahed Juma, Executive Vice President Brand & Corporate Communications at du, the volunteers engaged the children and distributed Eid gifts ......read more
Formal Relationship Showcases Public and Private Collaboration in Combating Cybercrime & Privacy Protection, Globally
Dubai, UAE. – June 14, 2018: Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, automated and integrated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that it has formalized its threat sharing with INTERPOL.
The goal of the agreement is to proactively combat ......read more
Dubai, June 14, 2018: Mr Paras Shahdadpuri, Chairman of Nikai Group of Companies has donated assistive technology equipment to the students of Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs.
In line with the Year of Giving and the Year of Zayed initiative by treading on the path of the giving spirit, Nikai has donated equipment that were long required by the students to fulfill ......read more
Abu Dhabi 13 June 2018: Etisalat today announced the launch of the Middle East’s first Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS +Cellular), with smart pay offers that are loaded with benefits.
Apple Watch Series 3 comes in two models, one with GPS and cellular, and one with GPS, both featuring a 70 percent faster dual-core processor and new wireless chip. Etisalat is the first UAE ......read more
3.5 billion IoT cellular connections predicted for 2023
5G commercial launches this year; North America seen leading the 5G uptake
20 percent of global mobile data traffic will be on 5G networks in 2023
Dubai, UAE, June 13, 2018: Commercial rollouts of 5G and larger than previously forecasted deployments of cellular IoT are focal points in the latest edition of the ......read more
The magasine’s UAE Business Awards recognise enterprises and individuals for the region’s best products and services
Dubai, UAE, 13 June 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), was honoured and excited to accept the award for Best Mobile Network at this year’s UAE Business Awards hosted by MEA Markets Magazine. Now in its second ......read more
Industry leaders expand strategic partnership, extending technology alignment for next-generation products that are 3D printed in full color
Expansion of Siemens’ additive design and manufacturing software to support HP’s new full-color 3D printers
HP Jet Fusion 3D 300/500 series enables concept prototyping as well as short-run production for end-use ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos Email Advanced, the first email protection solution to offer predictive security with active threat protection (ATP), anti-phishing email authentication, and outbound scanning and policy support.
SophosLabs research discovered that 75 percent of malware in an organization is unique to that ......read more
Riverbed®, The Digital Performance Company™, today announced the latest release of Riverbed SteelCentral that redefines the application performance management (APM) market with the industry’s first unified APM and end-user experience monitoring solution. This unique approach enables organizations to monitor the digital experience for all applications, and capture every application ......read more
Munich, June 13, 2018 — Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, today announced that its German data centers are open for business.
Mimecast confirmed that the services are live and the first customers had begun their onboarding. Two new replicated data centers are in separate co-located facilities in Frankfurt am Main and operate on Mimecast’s ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 12, 2018: Leading Mobile Satellite Service operator, Thuraya Telecommunications Company and its long-standing service partner, IEC Telecom joinedforces to showcase Thuraya’s maritime product portfolio and ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 12 June 2018: Etisalat today announced that its roaming packages (both data and voice) will now include AeroMobile in-flight coverage, which promises business users connectivity when they are airborne.
UAE being an important commercial and transportation center, is a hub to some of the biggest Airlines which originate multiple long haul flights during which business users ......read more
June 12, 2018, Dubai, U.A.E.: Hong Kong based Electronics company iVOOMi has announced the launch of its latest smartphone range in the UAE exclusively on SOUQ.com. iVOOMi’s range of smartphones offer a premium mix of new-age technology and design for consumers who are driven by value for money. iVOOMi’s latest range of smartphones include their ......read more
Complementary WiFi at all WiFi UAE locations will operate at speeds 10 times faster at the end of Ramadan
Dubai, UAE, 12 June 2018: In the spirit of giving this Eid and to celebrate the end of the holy month, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), will provide complementary higher-speed WiFi for seven days at over 400 hot spot locations across the UAE. From ......read more
Two new Nokia smartphones running Android OreoTM further build on hallmark design and deliver quality you can rely on
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12, June 2018 - HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has continued to rapidly renew its portfolio of Nokia Android smartphones by today announcing Nokia 5.1 and Nokia 3.1. Offering access to the latest Google services, such as the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 12, 2018: HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, has revealed in its recent survey that organizations with more than 250 employees in the Middle East region favored multi-factor authentication (MFA) as a reliable method for employee and customer verification. Ninety-five percent of respondents said that MFA was a fundamental requirement at their ......read more
Skype dominates Apps and Social Platforms industry while Facebook ranks as the most intimate brand among millennials in the UAE, according to MBLM’s 2018 Brand Intimacy Study
Dubai, UAE, June 11, 2018: For the second year in a row, the Apps and Social Platforms industry struggled to create intimate bonds according to MBLM’s UAE Brand Intimacy 2018 Report, the ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that it is providing end-to-end IT operations management for hybrid environments by adding storage monitoring capabilities to OpManager, its unified IT monitoring software. When combined with the company’s application performance software, Applications Manager, OpManager offers end-to-end visibility that allows ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 10, 2018: MG Motor has introduced its innovative new iLink application to the Middle East market, making life easier for its growing number of customers. This smart phone application is the first in the Middle East to combine both dynamic and service features in one, providing users with a direct connection to their car. Key features allow users to monitor their driving ......read more
Dubai, UAE — 10TH June, 2018 — Employees who work in digital workplaces are not only more productive but also more motivated, have higher job satisfaction, and report an overall better sense of well-being, according to a new global study from Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company.
The study, The Right Technologies Unlock the Potential of the Digital Workplace, reveals both ......read more
Leading FM company embraces AI with automated cleaning devices from Avidbots to enhancing operational productivity
Bright prospects ahead for the Middle East’s FM industry, as cleaning segment worth is set to grow to AED 300 billion by 2020
Dubai, UAE, June 10, 2018: ServeU, the facilities management company, continues to pioneer the soft FM industry with the latest ......read more
This all-new BlackBerry smartphone brings together iconic BlackBerry features with new experiences that include a dual-rear camera, more intelligent keyboard and improved privacy controls
Dubai, UAE, June 9, 2018: Today, TCL Communication, a leading global smartphone manufacturer and BlackBerry-brand licensing partner, is introducing the world to the most advanced BlackBerry® ......read more
The alliance will create the first global immigration service delivery model
BAL LLP will remain an independent law firm and offer immigration services in the US with Deloitte Global offering immigration services for the rest of the world
Alongside the alliance, Deloitte Global intends to purchase BAL operations in eight non-US locations, bringing the number of immigration specialists to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2018: Today, Bose announced an update to its headphone line. The truly wireless SoundSport® Free headphones offer an entirely better way to workout with music – from just two amazing little earbuds. The new SoundSport Free headphones will be available from the 7th February for £ 179.95.
“The SoundSport Free is the closest thing to what people ......read more
Abu Dhabi 7 June 2018: Etisalat today announced it has begun selling Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS +Cellular), which adds built-in cellular to the world’s number one watch, with orders starting 8th June and availability on 15th June.
With cellular, customers can go with just their Apple Watch and stay connected to the people and information they care about. To help Apple Watch ......read more
Samsung, First OEM to Announce Implementation of the Next-Generation Snapdragon 850 Mobile Compute Platform for Always-on, Always-Connected User Experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 6, 2018: At Computex, Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) through its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., announced at its press conference a joint effort with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd to ......read more
du’s business customers will benefit from increased mobility for employees on the go, with attractive data-only plans
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 06 June 2018: du’s business customers can now enjoy a greater degree of reliability, flexibility and mobility by keeping their employees connected with Business Data Plans. Available immediately, du, from Emirates Integrated ......read more
Today, HP is introducing the new HP ProBook x360 440 G1 designed to adapt to the way growing businesses and on-the-go professionals work.
Dubai, UAE, June 6, 2018: Business owners and mobile professionals want a powerful convertible PC that delivers the business performance features required to help address their company needs – both in and outside the office. These ......read more
Equipping the dokiWatch S with borderless connectivity by Tata Communications MOVE™ will help Doki Technologies hit its target of 200,000 units sold globally in 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 6th 2018: Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, is working with Hong Kong based start-up Doki Technologies to support the company’s ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th JUNE, 2018 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the availability of Red Hat Fuse 7, the next major release of its distributed, cloud-native integration solution, and introduced a new fully hosted low-code integration Platform-as-a-Service (iPaaS) offering, Fuse Online. With Fuse 7, Red Hat is expanding its ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 5, 2018: Apple CEO Tim Cooke sat down with CNNMoney’s Laurie Segall for an exclusive interview in which he reveals he uses his phone too much, that Silicon Valley’s abuse of privacy is out of control, and weighs in on how trade tariffs could affect the iPhone.
On addiction and AI:
““I encourage everyone ......read more