DUBAI, UAE. - February 21, 2018 - Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company is participating in IDC's Middle East CIO Summit that started today, Wednesday.
The summit gathers the region's most influential ICT leaders to discuss the region's rapidly evolving digital transformation landscape. At the summit, Equinix engaged with CIOs and other C-level executives from various Middle East companies guiding them on how they can rearchitect their IT infrastructure in the era of digital transformation.
Business survival in the digital economy requires new thinking about IT architecture and how to leverage colocation data centers at the digital edge
- neutral environments that support innovation, accelerate business performance and enable greater operational flexibility. "As ......read more
DUBAI – February 21, 2018: Capillary Technologies, Asia’s leading provider of Intelligent Customer Engagement software and services with strong presence in the MENA, announced that its digital growth initiative Accelerate has partnered with Google. This is to empower businesses with solutions to get ahead of the digital evolution and stay consumer ready.
Capillary Technologies, a SaaS (Software as a Service) major, offers a robust partner and customer service channel to support consumer facing businesses. The company has over 700 Capillary associates across 11 global offices are continually innovating to find new ways for brands to make their consumers' lives easier and experiences memorable.
With this partnership Accelerate officially becomes Google premier badge holder and Google’s channel ......read more
Proposed dividend payout of 40 fils per share for the second half of 2017, representing a total dividend payout of 80 fils for the full year and a dividend payout ratio of 82%.
Abu Dhabi, February 21 2018: Etisalat Group announced today its consolidated financial statements for the 12 months ending December 31 2017.
Financial Highlights and Key Developments for 2017
Etisalat UAE subscriber base reached 12.6 million, representing a year on year growth of 3%.
Etisalat UAE revenues amounted to AED 31.2 billion and increased year over year by 3%.
Etisalat UAE net profit after federal royalty amounted to AED 8.2 billion and increased year over year by 5%.
Etisalat UAE Full year EBITDA in 2017 increased by 2% to AED 16.7 billion resulting in EBITDA margin of 53%.
Proposed dividend payout of ......read more
Samsung is propelling Internet of Things (IoT) forward by incorporating SmartThings & AI across product categories
Samsung has taken a step further in enhancing the ultimate home entertainment experience with the introduction of the all-new 8K QLED TV and the integration of SmartThings across its Smart TV line-up
Samsung is redefining connectivity in the home with the IoT-ready QuickDrive™ washing machine and Wi-Fi connected Wind-Free™ air conditioner, while bringing the hub of the kitchen to life with voice ID recognition on its Family Hub refrigerator
Samsung is infusing technology with intelligence through integrating Bixby and SmartThings on its smart mobile devices
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: Samsung Electronics Middle East and North Africa (MENA), today unveiled its vision of open ......read more
Innovative VR Mall showcased at the iconic forum in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: NDigitec, the leading UAE-based innovative creative media production company, was in the epicenter of discussions at InfoComm MEA 2017 Summit in Dubai, showcasing its expertise in the Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality.At the Summit, NDigitec was in the list of participants of the Immersive World organized by VR/AR Association [VRARA].
NDigitec Head of Development Department Victor Danielyan and Head of Content Creation Eyad Arabi presented the company’s VR/AR technologies as well as expertise and how they are changing the face of the industry.
This participation assumes added significance as the VR/ AR industry is expected to be worth $6 billion in Middle East and North Africa region by 2020 and $143.3 billion ......read more
First ever AV Technology Europe Awards 2018 dedicated to recognizing innovation and achievements in the audio video industry rewarded the unique OLED video wall
Dubai-UAE: 19 February 2018 – The LG OLED video wall signage continues to garner interna-tional attention and has been awarded under the category of ‘Best use of Projection/Display Solutions’ award at the first ever AV Technology Europe Awards 2018. The AV Technology Europe Awards held in Amsterdam were dedicated to recognising innovation and achievements in AV throughout end-user businesses.
Commenting on the award, Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa, said, “Digital Signage industry today is paving way for unprecedented growth and creativity to create attractions that are a cut above the ......read more
TCL surges ahead in sales volume globally threatening established players of the TV market
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 18th Feb 2018: The leading innovator in developing QLED technology and products, TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited, has edged its way forward to take the 3rd leadership position right behind Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics.
TCL sold 4.53 million TVs and posted a market share of 8.3% in the global TV market last year making it the first Chinese TV manufacturer recording a global market share of at least 8% on a quarterly basis.
TCL as a brand has been seen implementing smart marketing tactics leading to increased sales; such as their association with Roku - a video streaming company in the North American market, in the development of smart TVs. TCL also recently ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint cybersecurity, today announced Sophos Home Premium with ransomware protection. Sophos Home Premium features advanced anti-ransomware capabilities that can quickly detect previously unknown ransomware going beyond just traditional antivirus features it delivers proactive, real-time protection for consumers from the latest malicious software and hacking attempts, and includes privacy protection features. Sophos Home Premium is designed for ease of use, protecting both PCs and Macs, and enables the management of up to ten other computers from one central dashboard.
"In 2017 we witnessed a global black market emerge that has enabled even unsophisticated criminals to hold our data for ransom and sell our private details for identity theft and more," said Chet ......read more
Nick Bostrom: “It is too early for governments to attempt to regulate superintelligence, even though it could pose an existential threat to humanity”
Dubai-UAE: 13 February, 2018 – Superintelligence is coming and it could extinguish the human race, but there is little governments can do now to control it, philosopher and futurist Nick Bostrom said on the closing day of the sixth World Government Summit (WGS 2018) in Dubai.
Bostrom is a leading thinker on “superintelligence”, which he defined as any intelligent system radically smarter than the average human brain.
In his session entitled ‘The Paradox of Choice and Morality: How Intelligent is Artificial Intelligence?’, Bostrom said that while the field is making rapid progress, its future shape is far from clear. It could ......read more
In the viral world of media – including images, animations, and video served up to us via Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, Instagram, and a hundred other bot-driven platforms – artificial intelligence has been deployed successfully to create pixel-perfect narratives that tell a compelling story. Except: in a number of cases, the story never actually happened.
Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2018: Digital specialists across the world are making rapid advances in using machine learning to manipulate video, images, and sound ‘imagined’ by software, based on hundreds of input data that are scanned by the computer to create a new composite, or a counterfeit version of reality.
Bombarded by 300 million photo uploads per day on Facebook, or 55 billion messages sent out on Whatsapp each day, the average human brain ......read more
Heads of du and the Foundation for Futuristic Cities outline opportunities and challenges of living in an increasingly digital age
Dubai-UAE: 13 February, 2018 – At one of the opening sessions of the second day of World Government Summit 2018 (WGS 2018), experts outlined how technology in the digital era can enhance quality of life, if effectively managed. Chief Executive Officer of du, a leading UAE telecoms company, Osman Sultan took to the stage with Karuna Gopal, founder and President of Indian think tank the Foundation for Futuristic Cities, debating the opportunities and challenges associated with an ever-increasing digital world.
The session, entitled ‘Technology and The Future of Smart Living’, focused on how advancements in technology have created a double-edged sword. While ......read more
UNDP official emphasizes need for focus on equality, sustainability and opportunity to ensure wellbeing of people
Dubai-UAE: 12 February 2018 – Government and governance are of critical importance when it comes to enabling innovation through smart policy-making. This was the main message from Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in his talk on ‘Government of the Future – Innovation & Technology’ on day two of the ongoing World Government Summit (WGS 2018) in Dubai.
The Brazilian, who is a renowned global leader on sustainable development, international cooperation and global diplomacy for nearly three decades, said: “When we discuss government of the future, one might be tempted to say that government will be less central to ......read more
Open-to-all event held during ‘Rise’ at Dubai Creek Harbour set to inspire community to be more innovative
Initiative set to boost STEM education in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 12 February, 2018 – In an effort to boost innovation throughout the UAE, the Ministry of Finance, in collaboration with Cartoon Network, has announced its latest initiative – as part of UAE Innovation Month 2018 – to encourage innovative thinking throughout the community. The activation will see children from across Dubai invited to build their own robot and artificially intelligent (AI) cartoon character during Rise Dubai Creek Harbour, a seasonal family event on 23 and 24 February
The event is one of a series of public events by the Ministry of Finance, held under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh ......read more
DUBAI; February 12, 2018 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN), in collaboration with The World Government Summit, has released a new report that finds that regulators must embrace the innovative application of emerging technologies, known as RegTech, to enable a more effective regulatory environment, mitigate risks and drive competitive advantage. According to the report, RegTech allows regulatory processes to be redesigned, enabling real-time, data-driven decisions that drive innovation.
As digital disruption increases, innovative products and services, such as ride sharing and lodging services, are increasingly challenging or bypassing regulatory processes. The report, RegTech for Regulators, finds that RegTech opens a treasure chest of opportunities for regulators to keep pace by using analytics and anticipatory interventions at an ......read more
If a new year means a new TV make sure you know what features to look for
Dubai, UAE, February 07, 2018: When it comes to buying TVs there’s a lot of different features to consider. Traditionally, consumers focused on two key features; size, and cost. However, this is a sentiment of the past, and today consumers are demanding UHD-quality TV, as they gain a better understanding of what these features really mean and how much they matter when it comes to increasing immersion.
Despite this, it’s not always easy to know what you should be prioritizing when buying a high-quality TV, but keeping this in mind, here is a rundown of features that you should consider before purchasing your next TV.
1- Color Volume:
Color volume is a standard for evaluating a ......read more
A range of other new products in pro AV, business and signage sectors are also announced on the first day of the show
Dubai - UAE, 6 February 2018 – On the opening day of ISE 2018, Epson has announced its first ever native 4K projector. The EB-L12000Q is a powerful 12,000-lumen 3LCD laser projector, designed for high-end rental and fixed installations at events, festivals, visitor attractions, large auditoriums, trade shows and shopping centres, among other uses, and can use the same 4K-compatible lenses as Epson’s EB-L1000-Series projectors for maximum versatility.
It will be launched alongside a companion model, the EB-L20000U, Epson’s first entry in the popular compact 20k-lumen WUXGA category. Both models share a casing designed to fit into industry-standard tubular steel frames, so they’re ......read more
First-of-its-kind complete mobile point of sale service designed for SMBs
Zero bank commission, attractive mobile plans, easy on-boarding and more
In line with UAE government guidelines promoting a cashless economy
Abu Dhabi, 5th February 2018: Etisalat today announced the launch of its Mobile Cashier service for the Small and Medium Business (SMB) segment in the country giving them a hassle-free on boarding and affordable mobile point-of-sale service that enables these businesses to accept card payments from their customers, and at the same time enjoy valuable mobile business plan benefits anywhere in UAE.
Etisalat’s Mobile Cashier service transforms merchants’ smart devices like phones or tablets into business-grade point of sale terminals, enabling them to accept debit, credit and ......read more
DUBAI – February 05, 2018: It’s the Valentine’s season again. Looking for the perfect Valentine's Day present for your love on a budget? Then here comes the perfect tech gift – ZAKK Twins Bluetooth earphone.
ZAKK, a global lifestyle brand under Dubai-based Kamon International, created and launched ZAKK Twins ahead of Valentine’s Day. ZAKK Twins a true wireless Bluetooth headset has a 10-meter Bluetooth connectivity range. The latest device in this segment combines the best technology with design providing users an unforgettable experience and matching with any outfit for both men and women.
Commenting on the launch of the ZAKK Twins, Mr. Karan Saini, Head of Marketing at ZAKK, said, “We are excited to announce the launch of ZAKK Twin, one of the most fashionable and ......read more
Dubai, UAE; 5 February 2018: Epson has created a new urban hangout for Dubai’s sports and gaming enthusiasts, to enjoy their weekends playing games and watching sports on big screen in high-definition with Epson’s EH-TW5600 home cinema projector, displayed in containers at the popular hotspots, CityWalk 2 and The Beach at JBR.
The pop-up containers will open every weekend in February, alternating between the two locations as per the schedule below:
9th & 10th February at City Walk 2
16th & 17th February at City Walk 2
23rd & 24th February at The Beach at JBR
The pop-up will provide everyone an opportunity to enjoy the ultimate home entertainment in two different scenarios- gaming and sports- within a typical home environment.
Speaking about the event, Jason ......read more
The biggest display for Samsung Galaxy A phones to date with a sleek and ergonomic design
Stay stylishly connected with du and the latest Samsung Galaxy A smartphones with 6GB of data and 300 flexible minutes
Dubai, UAE, February 03, 2018: du from Emirates integrated telecommunication company is providing their postpaid customers with the anticipated Samsung Galaxy devices of 2018, the Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ with zero percent upfront. Starting from only 225 /month for 24 months, customers will be able to enjoy an expansive view on the Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ with the Infinity Display amongst many fantastic features and stay connected with the value added 6GB of data and 300 flexible minutes.
“At du, we always promise to add life to life by delivering the latest and most innovative ......read more
Global Technology Leader in Pc, Data Center and Mobile Grew Revenue 6.3 Percent Year-over-year to Us$12.9 Billion, Highest in 3 Years
Pre-tax Income Quadrupled to Us$150 Million Compared to Q2 Fy2017/18
Data Center Group Posts Highest Revenue in Two Years
Dubai, UAE, February 01, 2018: Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2017. Revenue was US$12.9 billion, a 6.3 percent increase year-over-year, and 10 percent increase over the second fiscal quarter of FY2017/18. Lenovo continued to enjoy significant revenue gains in PCs and smart devices (PCSD) and the Data Center Group (DCG). Lenovo’s Mobile Business Group (MBG) performed as expected for the quarter. Lenovo showed strong pre-tax income growth in the quarter, up sharply to US$150 ......read more
du announced that its partnership with DMI will upgrade current FM transmitter system
Dubai, UAE, 28 January 2018: du from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) confirmed that it will be working to revitalise its FM Transmission Platform provided to Dubai Media Incorporated‘s (DMI). This latest announcement from the telco came during CABSAT 2018, the region’s largest conference for broadcasting, satellite, and digital entertainment professionals. CABSAT was held from January 14-16, at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
du will be supporting DMI with the update and upgrade of their previous system provided by the telco the telco, whilst simultaneously renewing it; this includes revising, and widening the coverage, and increasing the power to the system.
“We are pleased to ......read more
Effective Cybersecurity Requires Deeper Collaboration between Public and Private Sectors, According to a New Report from The World Economic Forum and BCG
Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2018: The increasingly networked, digitized, and connected world is vulnerable to cyber threats that can only be addressed by the combined capabilities of the public and private sectors, according to a new report compiled by the World Economic Forum in collaboration with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). Titled, Cyber Resilience: Playbook for Public-Private Collaboration, the report is a tool to facilitate discussions on building the institutions, frameworks, policies, norms, and processes necessary to support collaboration, safeguard our threatened cyberspace, and strengthen cyber resilience.
Improving Dialogue Is Key to Defending Against ......read more
Dubai, January 28 , 2017: NDigitec, the leading UAE-based innovative creative media production company, has taken its competencies to a completely new level with the launch of Pep–a celebrity app which offers a unique platform for celebrities to share exclusive content with their fans.
A subscription-based private App, Pep can be downloaded on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store– givingthe chance for fans to feel closer to the celebrities. With over 5,000 downloads during first month after its launch in November 2017, the Pep App is fast becoming a raging sensation.
With exclusive content shared by celebrities through the App, fans now have the opportunity to receive exclusive updates at just a click of a button, besides latest photos and videos of people they look up to.
The list of Pep ......read more
Strong Profitability and Highest Annual Sales Ever Led by Performance of Premium Home Appliances and TVs
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 28, 2018 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced record full-year revenues for 2017 of KRW 61.4 trillion (USD 55.4 billion), an increase of 10.9 percent from the previous year, the highest in the company’s history. Full-year 2017 profits of KRW 2.47 trillion (USD 2.23 billion) – the highest profit since 2009 – in-creased 85 percent from 2016 due in large part to strong performance by premium home appliances and TVs. Fourth-quarter 2017 revenues grew 15 percent versus 2016 to KRW 16.96 trillion (USD 15.3 billion), generating strong operating profits of KRW 366.8 billion (USD 330.9 million).
The LG Home Appliance & Air Solutions Company reported full-year 2017 revenues of 19.23 ......read more
Insa’s Street Art to Come Alive at City Walk on Friday 15th & Saturday 16th December
Dubai, UAE – 10th December, 2017 – NBCUniversal International Networks and OSN, the region’s leading entertainment network, today announced an exclusive collaboration, partnering SYFY – the destination brand for fans of science fiction and fantasy genres – with ......read more
Global tech company sets aggressive growth strategy for the KSA market
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 10 December 2017 – Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global leader in the provision of optimum end-to-end data solutions and services, today announced the appointment of Ingram Micro, as its value-added distributor (VAD) in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).
As a part ......read more
Newly inaugurated store in Deira City Centre is the largest of its kind in the region
Xiaomi’s flagship Mi MIX 2 launched at the opening ceremony
United Arab Emirates, 9 December, 2017 - Global technology leader Xiaomi has opened its second Authorized Mi Store in Dubai. In partnership with its local distributor TASK FZCO, Xiaomi launched the second Authorized Mi store in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 9, 2017: Coming up with great gift ideas for your favorite people can be tough, and it’s especially daunting when it comes to gifting your loved ones with their most important gadgets. Luckily, Huawei’s got you covered with its latest lineup of devices this holiday season. Huawei devices make thoughtful presents because in addition to being feature rich, ......read more
Unity EdgeConnect customer deployments more than double on an annualized basis; Enterprises embrace the industry’s only complete application-driven SD-WAN solution
December 7, 2017– Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, announced today that it has surpassed 600 production customer deployments of its industry-leading Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN solution. ......read more
Latest Flagship Earns Praise for Plethora of Useful Features Enhancing the Visual and Aural Experience
DUBAI, December 07, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) recently launched its globally renowned LG V30+ smartphone to customers in its home country of South Korea earlier this year and now, the anxiously awaited smartphone will finally be available to eager customers in the UAE ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 7, 2017: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) Middle East and Africa was recognized as the Best Cloud Provider during the prestigious Telecom Review Excellence Awards. The award was received by Ericsson during the awards ceremony, which was held on December 6th in Dubai.
Ericsson powers digital industrialization through a unique combination of advanced technology, global ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th December, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the general availability of Red Hat OpenShift Application Runtimes, enabling organizations to accelerate cloud-native app development with a curated set of frameworks and runtimes for prescriptively building and running microservices-based ......read more
1.Ransomware is on every platform – don’t assume your mobile and tablets are safe
This year, WannaCry shook the world as the cyber hi-jack accounted for more than 45% of all ransomware tracked, closely followed by Cerber at 44.2%, according to Sophos’ most recent Malware Report.
In September alone, 30.4 percent of malicious Android malware processed by SophosLabs was ......read more
Comprehensive cloud security offerings enable centralized management of security operations and automation of Amazon Web Services workloads
Dubai UAE – December 6, 2017 - Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced that it has extended its virtualized Security Fabric applications to Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers ......read more
Mimecast ESRA Report Shows Sharp Rise in Impersonation Attacks
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 6, 2017 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, today announced the availability of its most recent Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA) test results. The ESRA testing program measures the effectiveness of existing email security systems ......read more
Epson’s first Pro-AV Academy in the region will be launched at the show
Dubai; UAE, 05 December 2017: Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide, will introduce several new display solutions for the rental and staging, corporate, and installation market in the Middle East, at the region’s foremost Professional Audio-Visual ICT show- InfoComm MEA 2017, taking place from ......read more
The Enterprise Agility Forum 2017 presented by du tackles how corporates can better support the MENA startup ecosystem
Dubai, UAE, 5 December 2017: du is continuing the conversation around how corporate entities in the Middle East and North Africa can encourage a more supportive ecosystem for SMEs and startups, via its participation and support, at the annual Entrepreneur Enterprise Agility ......read more
Etisalat’s new Secure Cloud Wifi powered by Cisco Meraki delivers the power of visibility and automation, significantly reducing the burden of network management
Feature-rich, easy-to-use cloud managed IT solution that offers competitive advantages to UAE businesses, enabling them to seize new opportunities while reducing costs
Dubai, UAE – 4 December 2017: ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 4, 2017: Last month, Huawei launched its HUAWEI Mate 10 series, which includes HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and Porsche Design HUAWEI Mate 10. Pricing from 2299 AED and 2,999AED, HUAWEI Mate 10 and HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro are popular in UAE that more than 1000 pre-ordered phone sold out within the first week. It is very exciting that the breathtaking luxury Porsche ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 4, 2017: Huawei has joined forces with leading academic and industry partners to develop solutions for the next key phase of 5G mobile and wireless communications architecture. Within the 5G-MoNArch (5G Mobile Network Architecture) consortium, Huawei is leading the design of the envisioned flexible and adaptive architecture.
The defining characteristics of 5G are ......read more
High Rates of Botnet Reoccurrence and Automated Malware Demonstrate Importance of Intelligent and Automated Security Controls Combined with Incident-response Strategies
Dubai, UAE.– December 4, 2017; Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals ......read more
UAE, December 3, 2017– The Réseaux IP Européens Network Coordination Centre (RIPE NCC) recently accepted an invitation to join the Arab Internet & Telecom Union as an observing member, which will help the organisation to engage with the major players involved in developing the Internet sector in the Arab region.
The invitation was extended by the Arab Regional ISPs and DSPs ......read more
Environmentally-Conscious, User-Friendly and Futuristic Home Appliances are Uniquely Designed to Offer Superior Quality, Timeless Design and Better Technological Access
DUBAI, 03 Dec. 2017 - Spotlighting the commitment to environmental sustainability and energy-efficient green building technologies, LG Electronics’ latest industry-leading innovations have focused on creating ......read more
Dubai Land Department closes its Records Department and makes the transition to smart archiving
Converting five million files and 470,000 real estate ownership contracts into smart files
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 03 December 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that in line with a regulatory decision issued by His Excellency Sultan Butti bin Mejren, ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 3rd December, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced efforts to promote additional predictability in open source licensing, by committing to extend additional rights to cure open source license compliance errors and mistakes.
The GNU General Public License (GPL) and GNU Lesser General Public ......read more
Designed for businesses in the UAE to automate accounting, invoicing, and other financial operations and be compliant
Dubai, November 29, 2017: Zoho, the leading information technology and business management software conglomerate has launched Zoho Finance Plus, UAE’s first finance application compliant with the impending VAT roll out. Zoho Finance Plus is the UAE's ......read more
On the occasion of the 46th National Day Celebration
Dubai, UAE, 28 November 2017: On the occasion of the 46th National Day, du is proud to launch a creative production entitled “UpForIt” as a tribute to all community segments who contribute to achieving and making the impossible possible in the UAE. The citizens and residents of the UAE turn challenges into ......read more
Share your National Day weekend celebrations with those closest to you, through complimentary higher-speed WiFi for five days
Dubai, UAE, 28 December 2017: This National Day weekend, WiFi UAE is offering its hotspot users complimentary higher-speed WiFi for five days across the UAE at over 400 locations. To celebrate the 46th UAE National Day on December 2, WiFi UAE will be increasing ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 28 November 2017: With the recent rise in streaming services and the eruption of available content, it is no surprise that smart platforms are becoming a staple across the global TV market. In fact, a recent study by GFK reported that more than half the televisions sold in 2017 across the world were smart TVs. The percentage of televisions with smart TVs with smart functionality ......read more
November 28, 2017: Tecon, part of Albatha Holding - one of the UAE’s largest conglomerates with over 25 companies and 7,000 employees spread across seven industries, recently announced a major strategic rebranding exercise during the seminars held in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The sessions were organized to discuss the internal reforms that will provide customers a full spectrum of specialized ......read more
Fortinet and Amazon Web Services Extend Collaboration to Deliver Advanced Application Security to Joint Customers
Dubai, UAE.– November 28, 2017: Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced that Amazon Web Services (AWS) has joined the Fortinet Fabric-Ready Partner Program, and the companies are expanding their collaboration to ......read more
Funds two next-generation robotic technology companies developed at the University of Texas Medical School and incorporated in the US
Sharjah-UAE: 28 November, 2017 - UAE-based multinational company, Crescent Enterprises, has announced the successful closing of its investment in ColubrisMX and XCath, two next-generation micro-robotic medical device companies through its newly ......read more
Home customer draw winner enjoyed a fantastic three-day trip to Abu Dhabi’s best tourist attractions this November
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 26 November 2017: Today, du announced the winner of its exciting Disney•Pixar Cars 3 movie draw. du gifted Samar Al Mashta and her 9-year-old son Ali, who rented the movie from the du Movie Store and were then automatically entered ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: KDK Company a pioneer in fan technology from Japan, is known for its high-performance products, is showcasing some of the best Indoor Air Quality products in collaboration with Electra, an Abu Dhabi based company, in Big 5 this year. KDK is present at Stand #: Z5 A61 in Zabeel Hall 5 at Dubai World Trade Centre during the show which is taking place from November ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 27 November 2017: Etisalat today announced the exclusive launch of the new Huawei smartphone Mate 10 across key Etisalat business centres and retail outlets across the UAE for as low as AED 100 per month and a standalone price of AED 2299.
Etisalat will also make available the Huawei Mate 10 Pro for all android fans in the country at AED 2999.
The Huawei Mate 10 and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 27th NOVEMBER, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today launched Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.7, the latest version of Red Hat’s enterprise-grade Kubernetes container application platform. As application complexity and cloud incompatibility loom, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.7 helps IT ......read more
du brings its services and sales to business customer’s offices across the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 26 November, 2017: Today, UAE-based telecom service provider, du, launched its first ‘Business Mobile Centre’ at the Dubai Health Authority, inaugurated by Hany Fahmy Aly, Executive Vice President, Enterprise Business, du. The mobile air-conditioned bus will bring du closer to ......read more
‘SMB Digital Cloud Conference’ attracted industry leaders and executives across all sectors
Aimed at shedding light on the importance of digital transformation of SMBs in UAE
Abu Dhabi, 26 November 2017: Etisalat and Intel jointly organised the ‘SMB Digital Cloud Conference’ exclusively for Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) in the UAE. The event aimed at ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic Homes & Living, in collaboration with its UAE channel partner ADVANCE EST. for Lighting & Electricals (a subsidiary of M/S Easa Hussain Al Yousifi [EHY] group of companies) is showcasing its latest range of products at Big 5 2017 taking place from November 26th-29th at Dubai World Trade Centre. According to industry reports, over $2 trillion of known ......read more
November 26, 2017: Genetec Inc., the leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations and business intelligence solutions, has revealed its participation at this year's edition of Cairo ICT, the leading international telecommunication, information technology, networking, computing, satellite & broadcasting trade fair and forum for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) ......read more
Discover big-screen features at an affordable price
Dubai – UAE; 26 November 2017: Epson continues to make world-renowned projector technology affordable for the domestic market with its new range: EH-TW610, EH-TW650, EH-TW5600, and EH-TW5650, EB-S05, EB-X 05, EB-U05, EB-S41, and EB-X 41.
Jason Whiley, director of sales, Epson Middle East, says, “Our latest range of ......read more
Visiting gamers enjoy hands-on experience on latest lineup of OMEN by HP desktops and laptops
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2017: HP is powering the local gaming community this week by showcasing its latest gaming portfolio at Games Con 2017 in ADNEC, Abu Dhabi. The event is regarded as the GCC’s largest dedicated gaming event, bringing together the region's vibrant and ......read more
du Announces ‘My Account Use to Win Campaign’ worth AED 3,000
Dubai, UAE, 23 November 2017: There has never been a better reason to pay your du bill on time and using ‘My Account’ on du.ae and the du App than now! du customers can now win big and be rewarded when using their du ‘My Account’ to pay bills, recharge, set up auto payments, renew their ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2017: At the Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Huawei released three cooperative directions of TechCity for 2018. Huawei is excited and honored to work together with global operators towards building a leadership position from the aspects of technology, business, and social responsibility. Joint efforts into TechCity 2.0 will contribute to better connected cities and ......read more
Western Digital Will Be Showcasing Their Premium Products at The First Ever Games Con in Abu Dhabi 2017
23rd November 2017, United Arab Emirates: WESTERN Digital Corporation is showcasing their market leading range of storage technology at the first ever gaming convention: Games Con 2017 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. From 23-25 November, visitors will have access to ......read more
A Call for Research from Dubai Electronic Security Center promises 700,000 AED in grants for innovative cyber security research
700,000 AED total rewards by Dubai Electronic Security Center for a groundbreaking research in cyber security
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2017: Dubai Electronic Security Center is pleased to announce a challenging yet rewarding competition calling ......read more
Seven new WiFi UAE sites have been activated across different Emirates
Dubai, UAE, 22 November 2017: People in the UAE will now be able to enjoy more innovation and connectivity through complimentary Internet access from new WiFi UAE sites throughout the UAE. These seven newly activated sites, include Remal Mall and Jimi Mall in Al Ain, Al Shaab Village Mall in Sharjah, Times Square ......read more
Japanese Manufacturer’s Extensive Portfolio of Cameras to Impress Exhibition Visitors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic’s pioneering LUMIX cameras and camcorders - specifically designed to capture pristine images and high quality videos, are on display at Xposure, the International Photography Festival 2017. The event is taking place from 22 to 25 November at The Expo Centre, ......read more
Ericsson MEA was recognized for exceptional work in 5G innovation and expanding 5G capabilities across the region
In partnership with “Wot-If? Trust”, Ericsson MEA also won the Connecting the Unconnected Award for its eHub in South Africa
The CommsMEA Awards acknowledge operators and individuals who have played a vital role in leading the development of the region’s fast ......read more
Research by the Harvard Business Review shows that organisations are only using 50% of their structured data and only 1% of unstructured data
Cloudera Sessions Dubai 2017 shows how machine learning is helping the region’s biggest brands forecast trends, predict customer behaviour and grow their customer base
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – November 21st , 2017: Cloudera, ......read more
The iGaming company Stakers releases entirely new product for it users—sports betting pools. Either advanced or not, the players are given equal opportunities to win. Jackpot liquidity reaches 100K, whereas the minimum bet is only 20 cents. Defined as the most popular wagering type across the globe, Stakers did its utmost to provide users with first rank Toto games presenting the fairest ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 21 November 2017: Technology is evolving at an exponential rate and it is more evident in the television sector seeing how it has radically improved from standard definition to HD, Full HD, UHD, 4K and more. Furthermore, producers and directors are investing even more in the latest camera equipment to ensure their audience receives the best viewing experience, which is why at ......read more
For the first time, consumers in the region can get a device that will work for them with a faster, intelligent mobile experience powered by HUAWEI’s groundbreaking Kirin AI processor
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 21, 2017: HUAWEI Consumer Business Group (CBG) has unveiled the world’s most powerful Artificial Intelligence (AI) flagship smartphone - the HUAWEI Mate 10 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 20, 2017: MUA MUA showcases her latest fashion collection at the 5th edition of Arab Fashion Week, where all official photographs of the event were captured by the new Huawei Mate 10 Pro, the ultimate intelligent camera powered by artificial intelligence. Huawei is the official technology partner of this year’s event.