Also announcing Mi Note 10 Lite
1st June 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Today Xiaomi announced three new smartphones, Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9 and Mi Note 10 Lite.
Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9: The legend continues
Redmi Note series has been offering some of the most incredible mid-range smartphones on the market, with over 110 million1 Redmi Note units sold across the globe. Together with the recently launched Redmi Note 9S, the new Redmi Note smartphone lineup continues to flaunt cutting edge design and innovation without the flagship price point.
Photography and videography reign supreme with 64MP quad camera
Featuring an impressive quad-camera setup in the rear, Redmi Note 9 Pro’s 64MP main lens captures crisp, ultra-high-resolution images in all lighting conditions while ......read more
License Agreement Covers Numerous Technologies
Currently Found in LG’s CordZero and HOM-BOT Vacuums
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 01, 2020: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) and Miele & Cie. KG (Miele) have entered into a long-term patent license agreement covering robot vacuum cleaner technologies. The terms of the agreement will allow Miele to produce and sell robot vacuum cleaners using patented technologies developed by LG R&D.
The license agreement includes the use of LG’s patented induction signal guide and infrared-induced signals to enable robot cleaners to accurately and precisely return to their docking stations for charging. Other LG patents being licensed relate to dust unit detection and agitator attachment technologies.
“LG has long and storied history of ......read more
New Video-Forward Design and Compact Body Packed with Advanced Imaging Technology and Easy-to-Use Functionality
Dubai, UAE, 31 May 2020 – Sony Middle East & Africa has announced the new pocket-sized digital camera ZV-1 a lightweight, compact “all-in-one” style solution will be available in the UAE in July 2020. Designed from the ground up for content creators and vloggers, the ZV-1 combines easy-to-use features with uncompromising imaging technology, making this the perfect tool for any content creator at all skill levels.
“Sony’s new ZV-1 was purpose-built to meet the needs and demands of today’s video creators,” said Murat Gebeceli, Head of Digital Imaging, Sony Middle East & Africa. “We are always listening to our customers, ......read more
Joining the Steering Committee Allows LG to Go Beyond Blockchain to
Usher in the Next Era of Fast, Fair and Secure Applications
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 31, 2020: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) and Hedera Hashgraph, an enterprise-grade distributed ledger platform, today announced that LG has joined the Hedera Governing Council. The Council, designed to enable the most decentralized governance model for a public ledger, will comprise up to 39 global organizations from a diverse array of industries and geographies.
LG is the Council’s 14th member, joining Boeing, Deutsche Telekom, DLA Piper, FIS (WorldPay), Google, IBM, Magalu, Nomura, Swirlds, Swisscom Blockchain, Tata Communications, University College London (UCL), and Wipro. As the sole home appliance manufacturer to join ......read more
• All Sony’s digital imaging equipment is disinfected with isopropyl pads
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 28, 2020: Jason Rego, Senior Manager- Digital Imaging, Sony Middle East and Africa with the Gearbox team. Sony Alpha Cameras and Lenses than can now be rented from Gearbox online
Dubai, UAE, 28 May 2020 - Sony Middle East & Africa has partnered with Gearbox, a market leader in photography and prosumer videography rental, to provide amateur and professional photographers in the UAE with integrated online access to hire Sony’s latest range of Alpha cameras and lenses.
Renting Sony’s digital imaging equipment is now easy on the proprietary award winning and fully automated rental platform built into Gearbox website. Interested customers can check ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 28, 2020: Just as thorough hand washing and other hygienic practices have become key aspects of our daily lives, keeping our smartphones clean should also form a key part of our self-sanitation routines given just how much we interact with our mobile devices.
So, how exactly can you continue to use your smartphone and stay hygienic? Read on for some suggestions as to how you can effectively and safely clean your smartphone.
Why Do You Need to Clean Your Smartphone?
According to a study by global consultancy firm Deloitte, American users view their smartphones around 14 billion times a day, with each individual user picking up their phone 52 times a day on average. As we enter a phase of telecommuting and remote communication, these numbers are only set to ......read more
HONOR’s new sleek and lightweight laptop comes with a powerfully compact package
MAY 27, 2020: Global technology brand HONOR continues to strengthen its 1+8+n IoT strategy by bringing the HONOR MagicBook series to the Middle East. An ecosystem that integrates one smartphone, eight categories of additional connected products and a wide range of third-party linked devices, the launch of HONOR MagicBook Series in UAE is a milestone to reinforce the brand’s commitment to creating an all-scenario intelligence.
Catered to young people on-the-go, the aesthetically designed HONOR MagicBook 14 is equipped with up to 10-hour of battery life, FullView display with maximized screen-to-body ratio, powerful core for ultra-fast performance and enhanced graphics, as well as smart interconnectivity ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 27, 2020:
Ericsson's USA 5G Smart Factory in Texas is one of the most advanced manufacturing complexes in the world. When it launched earlier this year its engineering professionals were trained with almost no face-to-face interaction. By utilizing the power of virtual reality (VR) in the months prior to opening, new Ericsson employees were able to learn directly from peers in the company’s Tallinn smart factory, 8,000 km away.
Mediabank ID Number: 109983
Ericsson’s new USA 5G Smart Factory in Lewisville, Texas, began operations in early March this year, producing 5G base stations for the North American market. But almost a year earlier, when the future factory site was still an empty lot, Ericsson had already initiated a ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 27, 2020: We are experiencing life in the UAE like never before under the new normal. Working remotely and staying at home due to social distancing rules has helped us to become closer with our immediate families. It also means we cannot meet our friends and loved ones like we used to. But just because we are physically apart from extended family and friends, it doesn’t mean that we have to be away from them completely. This is where modern technology and the latest smartphones can step in and help us be more connected than ever. Now you can continue to make precious memories by staying in touch with your friends and family while social distancing as well as get work done faster. This might be the new normal for most of us but with the power of the HUAWEI P40 Pro it does not mean you ......read more
• DC500R and DC450R SATA SSDs Now Available Up to 7.68TB
• DC1000M 7.68TB U.2 NVMe PCIe SSD Coming Soon
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 27, 2020: Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., a world leader in memory products and technology solutions, today began shipping the 7.68TB* model of the Data Center 500R (DC500R) and 450R (DC450R) SATA SSDs. The DC1000M 7.68TB U.2 NVMe ships in June. The SSDs provide additional storage and implement strict QoS ensuring predictable IO and low latency for data centers using both NVMe and/or SATA.
Kingston’s 7.68TB data center SSDs include:
• VMware Ready™ SSD engineered for read-intensive applications such as webservers, virtual desktop infrastructure, operational ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 23, 2020: Celebrate Eid with intelligent gifting from global technology brand HONOR. Offering the latest next-generation technology at an irresistible price, users can be rewarded with coveted upgrades across photography, design and performance with the HONOR 9X PRO.
Perfect for gifting friends and family members in Eid, the latest devices from HONOR offer the best cutting-edge technology. The newest addition to the immensely popular X series, the HONOR 9X Pro can capture unforgettable Eid moments through the 48MP Triple Camera and 6.59” HONOR FullView Display.
The HONOR 9X PRO is a synthesis of the most desired software and hardware features and functionality, the all-inclusive HONOR 9X PRO is an exceptional assistant for everyday use and the perfect gift ......read more
du home customers can receive up to 2000 landline minutes per month and free unlimited internet calls for just AED 99/month
Dubai, UAE, May 23 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has revealed that the World Calling Pack is now available for all du home customers ahead of Eid Al Fitr. As part of du’s commitment to ensure everybody remains connected with friends and loved ones at home and abroad, the latest initiative provides users with up to 2000 minutes per month to call one international destination of their choice. In addition to this offer, customers will also receive unlimited internet calls through du’s Internet Calling Pack, which comes for free with the plan and will be activated at the same time.
The World Calling Pack is available for AED 99 per month and ......read more
Samsung reaffirms its commitment to continuously present users with new and exciting opportunities
Dubai, UAE – 21 May 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics has illustrated its determination to please and excite consumers with a unique opportunity to purchase a variety of products this Eid. Samsung is eager to once again contribute to the annual festivities, and a multitude of incredible offers are now available on products that promise to present users with heightened elements of excitement and satisfaction.
Catered to exceed customer demands across multiple segments, Samsung’s Eid promotion applies to various market preferences, whether it be communication, entertainment, domestic, or others. The initiative represents a fantastic opportunity for Samsung enthusiasts to enhance their collection of ......read more
Two Lines from Gumi, Korea to be Relocated to
New Asia Hub Indonesia, Increasing Capacity by 50 Percent
DUBAI, May 21, 2020 – At a time when many other manufacturers are cutting back, LG Electronics (LG) is expanding its TV business with an eye on further diversifying its production footprint and stepping up capacity. The key component of this strategy will be LG’s Cibitung facility in Indonesia which will become the company’s new regional hub, taking over two of the six production lines currently running at in Gumi, South Korea. The move is expected to boost the efficiency of LG’s TV manufacturing across the globe, with Gumi maintaining its status as the control tower and taking on more work for LG’s other growing businesses.
The move is part of a larger picture to realign LG’s ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2020: Sony Middle East and Africa unveiled a new 4K Handycam® in the UAE, featuring an acclaimed in-built gimbal mechanism, Balanced Optical SteadyShot™ technology, for capturing smooth, natural and high-quality video footage. The FDR-AX43 has been developed for content creators and vloggers who want their footage to demonstrate a refined quality that will stand the test of time.
FDR-AX43 with ECM-B1M and GP-VPT1
The FDR-AX43 implements some of Sony’s most advanced imaging technologies including ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* zoom lens with wide angle of 26.8mm and 20x optical zoom and Clear Image Zoom of 30x for 4K / 40x for HD . The new handycam features 1/2.5-type Exmor R™ CMOS image sensor and BIONZ X™ image processing engine ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: Whether consumers are looking to gift a loved one this Eid, spoil their dads for Father’s Day or even treat themselves to a new device, Lenovo shares its advanced tech solutions designed to boost connectivity, enhancing efficiency and keep users entertained throughout the year and beyond.
Lenovo Legion Y740
Offered in both 15.6 and 17.3-inch formats, Lenovo’s Legion Y740 laptops feature an all-aluminium chassis and advanced hardware from Intel® and NVIDIA® to deliver high-performance gaming on-the-go. PCs are also integrated with Legion Coldfront technology, a dual-channel thermal system and individual CPU and GPU cooling ensure the Legion Y740 stays cool, even during intense gaming sessions. With Corsair® iCUE RGB backlighting and a Dolby ......read more
• Deal will provide nationwide AI-driven managed services and network automation for Indosat Ooredoo in Indonesia
• Indosat Ooredoo to launch Ericsson Operations Engine in July 2020
• Solution will deliver operational, energy, cost efficiency and strengthened network capabilities to Indosat Ooredoo
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has been selected by Indonesian communications service provider Indosat Ooredoo (IDX:ISAT) to provide AI-powered data driven and customer-centric managed network operations through the Ericsson Operations Engine.
The five-year deal will see Indosat Ooredoo launching Ericsson Operation Engine in July 2020. Ericsson will deploy the latest automation, machine learning and AI technologies to enhance network performance ......read more
When spending a lot of time inside, having the right tools around to keep you productive, active and – last but not least – entertained is key.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 18, 2020: While staying active should be a mainstay of everyone’s daily routine, it’s important to enjoy some downtime every now and then and relax with your favorite TV show, game or movie. Read on for some simple tips to making your content-watching and gaming sessions all the more enjoyable.
There’s nothing more satisfying than discovering a new series or film that you love. You can easily enjoy all your favorite Netflix titles directly on your smartphone thanks to the Galaxy line’s signature Infinity Display or Infinity-O Display, along with the powerful performance of ......read more
Smart TVs designed to support 23 languages including Arabic
Dubai, UAE, 18 May 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa has announced that users can enjoy a personalized experience by using the voice search in their own language on the award-winning BRAVIA Android TVs.
Sony’s voice-activated TVs provide a smarter viewing experience. TV owners can now talk to the remote control in Arabic to search content, stream shows, play songs and check the weather by simply speaking in Arabic to the microphone of their smart remote. Viewers can also talk directly to their TVs, thanks to the hands-free voice search available in selective models. The voice-activated TV can even dim the lights when connected to smart home devices, manage tasks and personal calendars.
Shuichi Mugitani, Head of Marketing, Sony ......read more
450 e-learning devices donated to disadvantaged families across Sharjah.
Electronic tablets will assist students receiving home schooling.
Underlines Al Zahia’s commitment to support the Sharjah community through the provision of quality, accessible education.
Sharjah, UAE, 13 May 2020: Sharjah Holding PJSC — a strategic partnership between
Majid Al Futtaim Properties and Sharjah Asset Management — is providing 450 new electronic learning tablets to underprivileged families across the emirate. The devices will be donated by Al Zahia and distributed by Sharjah Charity International to families in need. Focused on improving access to education across the emirate, the initiative will ensure that Sharjah students, who may not have suitable technology at home, join their peers ......read more
• Collection of three lightweight, thin, high-performance laptops
• Updates to Portégé X30-G, Portégé X40-G and Portégé X50-G include 10th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors, optional vPro™ technology, Wi-Fi 6 and new security features
• Refreshed series also meets Microsoft’s Secured-core PC requirements
13 May 2020, Dubai, UAE – Dynabook Europe GmbH today announces the launch of the refreshed Portégé X Series, which includes the 13.3-inch Portégé X30-G, 14-inch Portégé X40-G and 15.6-inch Portégé X50-G¹. Powered by Intel® 10th generation processors, the completed range of premium business laptops boasts the latest performance and security-enhancing features that are well suited for the modern, mobile professional.
Secure and ......read more
du’s fixed broadband network offers average speeds of 130 Mbps – 30 percent higher than the UAE’s average of ~ 100 Mbps *
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 13, 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced it is providing the fastest fixed broadband services in the Gulf region. As part of the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority's (TRA) initiative to ensure seamless continuation of distance learning and working, average fixed broadband speeds have already been increased to 100 Mbps across UAE. Based on du's network performance tool, du customers are benefitting from average of 130 Mbps – 30 percent above the average speed in the UAE.
Through the provision of increased internet speeds across its fixed broadband network, du is accommodating the ......read more
Products to bolster HONOR’s 1+8+N IoT strategy to drive connectivity and all-scenario intelligence
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 12, 2020: Global technology brand HONOR continues to grow its product family with a comprehensive suite of new smart devices. Unveiled during a live stream event, HONOR showcased an intelligent and integrated ecosystem of devices comprising of the HONOR Magic Earbuds, HONOR Magic Book and updates to the HONOR MagicWatch 2 which included new functions, stylish band options and bringing its female focused design model to the Middle East.
The introduction of these devices follows the increase in demand for more intelligent and digital experiences. From smartphones to wearables and notebooks to personal audio devices, HONOR is now the go-to brand for the needs of ......read more
Samsung announces extended warranty on home appliances products in UAE
Customers to receive two years additional on top of the one-year standard warranty when they purchase selected products
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics has announced an extended warranty initiative for all home appliances products in light of the ongoing difficulties, valid only across the brand’s shops, authorized retails stores, and online store in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The extension, which is running until 30th June 2020, is aimed at enhancing Samsung’s care for customers and will be available to all who make refrigerator, washing machine, air conditioner, dishwasher, and air purifier purchases.
Upon delivery of these appliances, customers will register their personal ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Ramadan is upon us and this year families across the UAE will be celebrating the holy month at home. Ramadan is being observed in a different manner than what we have been used to as social distancing means we can’t actually be out and about with family and friends to celebrate Iftar. As a result, smartphones have become essential in helping us to stay connected. However, with the HUAWEI P40 Pro you can do far more than just stay connected with loved ones during this time. The smartphone’s powerful feature set allows you to enjoy special moments, create memories with family at home, while also ensuring that the shorter working hours of Ramadan don’t affect your daily productivity. Here is how Huawei’s latest flagship smartphone will help you balance ......read more
We would like to announce that Rate Hawk is live with Global Innovations flagship product TassPro and Itinerary. GI’s API Integration to Rate Hawk will provide you real-time availability for travel products sourced from over 1.3M+ accommodation across the world.
About Rate Hawk
RateHawk.com is an innovative B2B hotel booking engine developed by the team of Emerging Travel Group, it is present in 100+ markets worldwide.
Rate Hawk offers agents the best prices for any type of accommodation in any geography. They do this by scanning the globe for the best ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today introduced a new “Xstream” architecture for Sophos XG Firewall with high performance Transport Layer Security (TLS) traffic decryption capabilities that eliminate significant security risk associated with encrypted network traffic, which is often overlooked by security teams due to performance and complexity concerns. XG Firewall now also features AI-enhanced threat analysis from SophosLabs and accelerated application performance.
Sophos today also published the SophosLabs Uncut article, ......read more
First AI-Powered XDR Platform Transforms Enterprise Security
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – February 19, 2020 – SentinelOne, the autonomous endpoint protection company, today unveiled its Singularity Platform. Singularity is an industry first data lake that seamlessly fuses together the data, access, control, and integration planes of its endpoint protection (EPP), endpoint detection and response (EDR), IoT security, and cloud workload protection (CWPP) into a centralized platform. With Singularity, organizations gain access to back-end data across the organization through a ......read more
The UAE consumers to get a free HUAWEI WATCH GT2 42mm in a special HUAWEI Mate 30 5G Pro and HUAWEI FreeBuds 3 bundle offer to save up to 2097AED and all in 0% interest instalment plan
19th February, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) is bringing an exciting bundle offer to the UAE making it the best time for consumers to experience the King of 5G smartphones as well as Huawei’s latest wearable devices.
There is truly something for everyone in the selection of offers now available from Huawei. Consumers in the UAE can ......read more
New iNAND MC EU521 Features Turbo Sequential Write Speeds of up to 800MB/s; Offers UFS 3.1 JEDEC-compliant Write Booster Storage Technology for Smartphones
February 19, 2020 – Dubai, UAE: With its new Western Digital® iNAND® MC EU521, an embedded Universal Flash Storage (UFS) device, Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) equips mobile developers to enhance the 5G smartphone user experience. An early supporter of JEDEC’s implementation of Write Booster under the UFS 3.1 standard, Western Digital is among the first in the industry to deliver ......read more
• Decreases OPEX and CO2 emissions for communications service providers using AI and data analytics to optimize energy efficiency and maximize site availability
• Reduced energy consumption, site visits and outages enable service providers to meet current and future traffic demands while addressing the energy and climate challenge
• New solution integrated into the Ericsson Operations Engine – the company’s AI-based, data-driven approach to managed services
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has launched AI-powered Energy Infrastructure Operations, a ......read more
ManageEngine, the IT management division of Zoho Corporation, today announced that it will be hosting its ninth Middle East User Conference in Dubai on February 24 and 25 at the Address Dubai Marina.
At the conference, ManageEngine will be launching a privileged session management solution for enterprises. In explaining the market's need for this type of product, Rajesh Ganesan, vice president said, "In order to strengthen IT security, many enterprises are adopting privileged access management solutions into their IT workflows. With comprehensive auditing ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates– 17TH February, 2020 – Mindware, one of the leading Value Added Distributors (VADs) in the Middle East and Africa, today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Mist Systems, a Juniper company that is a pioneer in cloud-managed wireless networks powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI). As per the agreement, Mindware will offer Mist's entire portfolio of solutions to enterprises across Middle East and North Africa (MENA) including the GCC countries, Afghanistan, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Pakistan, ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 17th February, 2020— A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), today announced it has delivered the industry’s highest-performance virtual DDoS defense solution with its software version of the Thunder Threat Protection System (TPS) solution, vThunder TPS. The enhanced vThunder TPS provides 100 Gbps throughput in a single virtual appliance and can be expanded to 800 Gbps with eight-way clustering. As a result, service providers can build elastic DDoS defenses that can be incrementally scaled during wartime when peak capacity is required. vThunder TPS is compact and efficient, ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 16th February, 2020 — Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing, is hosting its annual .NEXT on Tour at The Address Sky View in Dubai on the 9th of March under the theme ‘Harness the Power of Cloud, On Your Terms’.
Aaron White, Regional Sales Director - Middle East at Nutanix says, “CIOs and their IT teams today are under constant pressure to drive employee productivity, delightful customer experiences and growth. Companies that win embrace catalysts that accelerate cloud transformation. They need to have the right technology, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 13, 2020: We all wish for faster Internet speeds and stronger connections. With the era of 5G connectivity right around the corner, this wish could soon come true. On the other hand, to enjoy true 5G, you are going to need a smartphone that is capable of providing you with an uninterrupted 5G experience. New 5G smartphones are expected to see huge growth over the next few years as more and more consumers begin to adopt the technology. According to Gartner, worldwide sales of 5G smartphones will total 221 million units in 2020- accounting for ......read more
Enjoy the world in full clarity with one of Samsung’s first smartphone breakthroughs in 2020
Dubai, UAE, February 12, 2020 – Prepare to enjoy experiences you never thought were possible with Samsung’s new Galaxy S20 Series, now available for pre-orders from February 12 to March 5, 2020 at major retailers and Samsung brand stores in the UAE, as well as online on www.samsung.com. Customers who pre-order the device through the retailers, will get the new Galaxy Buds+ as a gift. However, customers who pre-order online will get in addition to the Galaxy Buds+, ......read more
The 48MP AI Quad Camera smartphone will be available for 1299 AED
Dubai, UAE, February 12, 2020 –Global smartphone brand HONOR today announces that the HONOR 20, lauded for superior design and photography capability, will be available for purchase in the UAE for AED 1299 starting from 13th February, 2020 at popular retailers as well as online on Hihonor.com. The flagship quality smartphone packs in a 48MP AI Quad Camera with a multi-dimensional, Dynamic Holographic glass back and industry-leading technology including Kirin 980 chipset, GPU Turbo 3.0, a 3,750 mAh ......read more
DUBAI, February 12, 2020 – When it comes to luxury in the home, there are few better options than having your own cinema and kicking back to your favorite movie or show on a big screen with stunning high resolution and incredible sound. Thanks to technological advances, it is now even easier to make this a reality.
Building this experience comes with its own determinants of success right from the interiors of lush seating and ambient lighting to the proper choice of the perfect television and sound system. The process kicks off with an analysis of the size and shape of the ......read more
The largest healthtech Series A in MENA will support the launch of telemedicine in the UAE
Dubai: 12 February 2020: Okadoc, the leading instant doctor appointment booking platform, closed its $10 million Series A round, following a $2.3 million seed round in 2018. The latest fundraising round is the largest heathtech Series A in MENA. The announcement was made in Dubai today at the STEP Conference, the leading tech festival for emerging markets.
A diversified mix of institutional and private investors participated in the Series A, including Abu Dhabi ......read more
Comprehensive solution converges the IT with OT to provide advanced anomaly detection
• The first IoT security architecture to deliver enhanced visibility across IoT and OT environments
• Cisco Cyber Vision™ advanced anomaly threat detection, powered by Cisco Talos, provides real-time detection of cyber security threats to industrial assets
• Cisco’s Edge Intelligence™ solution simplifies data collection and governance from IoT edge to multi-cloud
Dubai, UAE, February 10, 2020 — Networks have ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 10 February, 2020: Ahmed Omran, Vice President of Corporate Communications, received an award of appreciation from the UAE Ministry of Education (MoE) for Yahsat’s participation in the 4th edition of National Science, Technology and Innovation (NSTI) Festival.
Coinciding with the UAE Innovation Month, the event was held to foster a scientific temper among young Emiratis. Members of Yahsat Youth Council participated in various activities, including interactive workshops, space-related talks and games.
Held under the patronage of ......read more
More customers can now enjoy signature Galaxy innovations including the latest camera features, S Pen, and other key tools for self-expression and productivity
Dubai, UAE, 10 February 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics has announced the launch of the new Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note10 Lite in the UAE. Building on the legacy of the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note series, the new Galaxy Lite models bring key premium features such as the latest camera technology, signature S Pen, immersive display and a long-lasting battery at a range of accessible price ......read more
• New operating model gives application and infrastructure teams full visibility across on-premise and cloud
• IT and App teams can prevent issues in real-time and use automation to solve issues before they happen, regardless of domain.
• New Application Platform for Kubernetes enables agility, simplifies and automates IT management
Dubai, UAE, February 05, 2020 – Businesses are realizing that applications are the business and the gateway to their customers. 78 percent of customers say their expectations of digital experiences ......read more
The Travel & Tourism industry has transformed over the past few decades undergoing a digital revolution for holidaymakers. In this modern digital business environment, where companies have to compete for user attention like never before, a good user experience has become crucial to business success.
User experience design is often used to describe the usability of an application or the user interface. The true meaning of UX design, though, goes far beyond that. It encompasses the entire process of software design and development. It includes branding, functionality, design, ......read more
Special workshops and training sessions held to help build IPv6 capacity in Jordan
February 05, 2020 - Réseaux IP Européens Network Coordination Centre (RIPE NCC), in partnership with the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission in Jordan (TRC), successfully hosted a series of workshops and training sessions aimed at increasing the awareness about IPv6 deployment in Amman, Jordan. The sessions, which took place recently at Le Royal hotel were attended by representatives from telecom operators, Internet Service Providers (ISPs), TRC and key stakeholders from the private sector. The sessions ......read more
With the Apple TV App, LG TV Owners Can Now Enjoy Apple TV+,
Apple TV Channels and More in Stunning Dolby Vision
Dubai, February 4, 2020 — LG Electronics (LG), which introduced its 2020 smart TVs with the Apple TV app in January at CES, is now launching the Apple TV app for compatible 2019 LG smart TVs in over 80 countries. Easily accessed from the LG Home Launcher, the Apple TV app gives LG TV owners the ability to subscribe to and watch Apple TV+, Apple’s new video subscription service that features popular Apple Originals such as “The Morning ......read more
Written By: Anthony Webb, EMEA Vice President at A10 Networks
Throughout 2019, DDoS attacks continued to grow in frequency, intensity, and sophistication. However, the delivery method of using infected botnets and vulnerable servers to perform crushing attacks on a massive scale has not changed during that time. Unlike traditional security methods, where attackers leverage obfuscation to prevent detection, the loud distributed nature of DDoS attacks creates opportunities for defenders to take a more proactive approach by focusing on the weapon’s location.
Winding back to the first ......read more
Amman, Jordan— 3rd February, 2020 - Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud software, today announced that Jordan’s Ministry of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship (MoDEE) has successfully completed its migration to the Nutanix enterprise cloud software as part of its ongoing efforts to accelerate digital transformation across the Kingdom.
MoDEE’s mandate is to deliver and maintain the Government of Jordan’s digital transformation apparatus for all the country’s public entities, facilitating the delivery of end-user services to citizens and ......read more
• The brand-new smartwatch merges the latest technologies with incredible design, delivering the best fashionable fitness companion starting at the irresistible price of AED 749
• Activates a smart and healthy life with advanced stress, sleep and heart rate monitoring capabilities as well as 15 fitness modes
• Equipped for enhanced performance with 14-day long-lasting battery life enabled by Kirin A1 Chipset
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, February 01 2020: Global smartphone brand HONOR today announced that its brand-new ......read more
Muttawiffy Hujjaj South Asia Establishment is leading organization that provides its services to Hajj Pilgrims flocking to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from Asian countries like India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka etc during Hajj. In last Hajj season an approximate 6 lakhs Hajj pilgrims were served which included pilgrims from both government and private tour operators.
MHSAE is the largest organization among other Hajj establishments and serves the most number of Hajj Pilgrims coming in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for performing Islamic ritual of Hajj.
MHSAE ......read more
United Arab Emirates- Founded in 2012, Wandercraft is a French company that has pioneered realistic and autonomous walking exoskeletons. Wandercraft’s team works at the cutting edge of walking robotics, in partnership with the leading medical teams and dynamic robotics laboratories in both Europe and USA. In France, Wandercraft works alongside the Kerpape CMRRF and the Centre HOPALE-Jacques Calvé on exoskeleton development, as well as with the Pionsat CMPR APAJH which is investigating clinically, the effects of the exoskeleton on the rehabilitation of the standing and walking exercises. ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today introduced Sophos Intercept X for Mobile with new security capabilities for Chrome OS devices and improved mobile threat defense for Android and iOS devices.
Sophos today also published research, Fleeceware Apps Persist on the Play Store, that details new findings on fleeceware applications that overcharge unsuspecting consumers for functionality widely available in other free or low-cost apps. First discovered by SophosLabs on Google Play in September 2019, fleeceware remains a problem with more than 20 ......read more
January 2020 marks our 17th anniversary as a Dubai based Travel Technology Company. Growing in the IT industry for many years now with several meaningful achievements in the rapidly changing world of technology, Global Innovations has added another meaningful year to their existence. By creating a sense of contentment among employees, establishing strong relationships and delivering bests to its clients/partners, the company has been successfully present on the market for 17 years now.
Our mission is to create value and impact for our clients to make them ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 23 January, 2020 – Western Digital, a leader in data infrastructure, has collaborated with Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) for the 25th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) to deliver innovative solutions for customers to capture, preserve and easily access their memories from the exciting season. Centered around the theme of Creating Memories in Dubai, visitors to the shopping festival will be treated to great product offers and retail experiences hosted by Western Digital up until February 1, ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, January 23, 2020 – Global smartphone brand HONOR, today confirmed that its brand new personalizable smartwatch, the HONOR MagicWatch 2, will soon be available in the United Arab Emirates. Awarded in the ‘Best of CES 2020’ category at the recent global event, the brand’s second-generation smart and health assistant with a 14-day battery life, promises to deliver precise health insights for smarter living.
In addition to the wearable, the HONOR 20 smartphone, with an iconic glass design and quad camera ......read more
Written by Ehab Kanary, vice president of Enterprise at CommScope
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 22, 2020: 2019 saw the introduction of Wi-Fi 6 CERTIFIED products, the deployment of shared spectrum, availability of 5G handsets and service in select cities in the region, and an uptick in interest for private networks. These new standards, products and services will give enterprises more choices in 2020 as to how they meet increased demands for both capacity and coverage, as well as meet increased end-user expectations.
Wi-Fi 6 shipments to ramp across ......read more
Samsung customers can now enjoy enhanced access to instant cashless transactions, making life easier
UAE, 22 January 2020: Samsung is further enhancing UAE customers’ mobile payment experience by collaborating with First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) to enable access to Samsung Pay, the leading digital payment and digital wallet solution.
The two new issuer partnerships extend Samsung Pay’s partnership ecosystem to offer greater flexibility, access, and choice for customers, while also accelerating ......read more
• Combining latest performance-enhancing technology in a cost-effective and lightweight device
• 10th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors, Wi-Fi 6, SSD/HDD dual storage and up to10-hour battery life
22nd January 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Dynabook Europe GmbH recently announced the launch of the Satellite Pro L50-G – the perfect combination of cost-effectiveness and cutting-edge technology in a lightweight business laptop. The new device offers businesses, especially SMBs, the performance, reliability, flexibility ......read more
• Increases in brand value to $8.5bn as the most valuable consumer brand in MEA
• Portfolio of brands now touching $11bn
• Most valuable telecom brand in MEA for 4th consecutive year
• The only telecom brand in MEA to retain AAA brand rating
Abu Dhabi 22 January 2020: Etisalat today set another milestone by coming out on top again as ‘The Most Valuable Consumer Brand’ and ‘The Most Valuable Telecom ......read more
Whether an online travel agency, travel Management Company, travel agent or any other business operating in the travel industry, automation saves time, reduce costs and allows resources to be diverted elsewhere.
Most of the Travel Agencies are still running their business with so many complex manual processes which involve high human resource cost, complex processes, less customer satisfaction, no clear insight and less control on their business.
A typical large TMC is dealing with Retail, Corporates, B2B and on lines sales channels for revenue. There are so many solutions in the market ......read more
Dubai, UAE, Sunday, January 20, 2020: Azur Drones, Europe’s leader in autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), has launched its drone-in-a-box surveillance solution, Skeyetech, at Intersec. This move is expected to boost the security monitoring for high-risk private and public sites in the Middle East.
Skeyetech is a ready-to-fly surveillance system, which has been designed to monitor and confirm events, conduct perimeter patrols and provide support operation to ground security personnel. This new autonomous security system, which is already deployed in France, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 20, 2020: Huawei recently launched its latest flagship, the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G. Packed to the brim with a wide range of innovations, ranging from a powerhouse performance to iconic features and even heavy security, the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G is all set to take smartphone innovation to the next level. Here are the top 5 innovations that give the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G the King of 5G smartphones title.
Super 5G performance
The HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G is the world’s first second generation 5G smartphone, and furthermore what ......read more
Music has always been an important element in all our life’s and the quality of sounds can transform listening to your favourite song to a truly extraordinary experience. For this reason, we were so excited to test out the PUSH wireless earbuds by Skullcandy!
Upon a quick glance, the earbuds have an amazing sleek and chic look. The gadget was quite compact and came with its own charging case. They were incredibly easy and straightforward to set up and play music. The connectivity was quite good across distances which is an important factor as you want to stay connected to your music ......read more
United Arab Emirates January 19, 2020: Founded in 1988, EVOLUCARE Technologies is a French Healthcare IT company, leader in the development of medical information systems. The Group is offering a wide range of services satisfying the clinical, operational and financial needs of all healthcare institutions and facilities.
A dual ambition for Evolucare: artificial intelligence and the international market
The Group serves nearly 4,500 healthcare institutions, mostly in France, and has now the strategic aim of extending its reach to the international ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in next-generation cloud-enabled cybersecurity solutions, today introduced enhancements to MSP Connect, a program that makes it easier for MSPs to deploy, manage and sell Sophos’ entire product portfolio. New security offerings for Managed Detection and Response (MDR) and cloud security, as well as new professional services automation (PSA) and remote monitoring and management (RMM) integrations, will help MSPs unlock revenue opportunities, increase productivity and lower operational costs.
Sophos MSP Connect supports more than 8,000 ......read more
LG OLED Wins Official Best TV of CES Award for Sixth Consecutive Year
DUBAI, January 19, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) took home the most awards ever from industry experts at CES® – more than 150 honors this year, led by the Best TV of CES Award for the sixth consecutive year. The Best of CES Awards (the official CES awards program run by Engadget on behalf of the Consumer Technology Association) singled out the LG CX series OLED TVs as the cream of the crop from the literally thousands of new TVs shown at CES.
LG continued ......read more
Companies Enter MOU to Develop Solutions Based on webOS Auto and Cerence ARK
DUBAI, January 16, 2020 – LG Electronics (LG) announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Cerence Inc. (Nasdaq: CRNC), which recently spun off from Nuance Communications, Inc. as an independent automotive software company, to develop a new software solution that integrates LG’s webOS Auto In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) system with Cerence ARK (AI Reference Kit), a new turnkey voice assistant for the automotive market.
Together, the companies aim to create and advance ......read more
Author: Ehab Kanary, vice president of Enterprise at CommScope
2019 was a year for digital transformation across a number of areas and industries in the Middle East – and the data center market was no exception. According to Statista, Middle East and North Africa data centre spending is predicted to hit US$5.1 billion by 2020 – an 8.5 percent increase from 2017. Under increasing pressure to stay relevant and keep up with rapidly advancing technologies, data center providers saw a need to transform and prepare for what’s to come.
Now, as we head into 2020, the ......read more
HONOR Crowned Top 15 Global Smart Phone Brand of the Year by IDG
[United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 15 January 2020] – Global technology brand HONOR announced a slate of award wins at CES 2020 by international media and organization, testament to its best in class products, solid business performance, cutting-edge technologies and international brand recognition.
HONOR MagicWatch 2 is awarded “Best of CES” 2020 by global media
The HONOR MagicWatch 2, the brand’s second-generation smart and health assistant with a 14-day battery life, has been awarded Best of ......read more
Dubai, January 15, 2020 - As part of its commitment to advancing the gaming industry in the Middle East and Africa, Lenovo has signed a club sponsorship deal with Nasr Esports – the MENA region’s leading esports organization.
Since 2016, Nasr Esports has been developing esports talent in the region by identifying, mentoring and managing several global top 10 ranked Arab players. Nasr also has dedicated teams for popular gaming titles such as League of Legends, FIFA and Fortnite. The club roster currently consists of more than 30 professionals from 15 countries in the MENA ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced the availability of Sophos Managed Threat Response (MTR), a fully managed threat hunting, detection and response service. The re-sellable service provides organizations with a dedicated 24/7 security team to neutralize the most sophisticated and complex threats.
These types of threats include active attackers leveraging fileless attacks and administrator tools such as PowerShell to escalate privileges, exfiltrate data and spread laterally, as explained in the SophosLabs Uncut article on Lemon_Duck ......read more
ManageEngine, the IT management division of Zoho Corporation, today announced that Applications Manager, its server, cloud, and application performance monitoring solution, now supports Oracle Autonomous Database. This move enables enterprise IT operations teams and cloud database administrators (DBAs) to gain visibility into the health and performance of every Oracle Autonomous Database instance in their fleet. Extensive support for both online transaction processing and data warehousing configurations help ensure optimal performance and enable DBAs to focus on business-critical ......read more
Epson, January 12, 2020: The Dubai Shopping Festival is back, marking the 25th year of retail celebrations, and amazing deals! Running until February 1st, Epson is offering deals that are hard to beat during the DSF, including special offers on its award-winning lineup of EcoTank, cartridge-free printers. With up to 3 years of ink included, shoppers can save up to 90% on the cost of ink with Epson’s EcoTank printers.
“We’re excited to be part of DSF’s 25th Anniversary,” commented Nikola Aksentijevic, head of consumer sales - Epson Middle East. ......read more
• Early technology adopter consumers expect an Internet of Senses by 2030, enabling a new service economy based on digital sensory experiences
• With the human brain as the user interface, consumers expect devices to respond to thoughts, creating a new interaction paradigm
• Most consumers believe that Internet of Senses’ services will make society more environmentally sustainable
Consumers expect an array of beneficial services from connected technology interacting with our senses of sight, sound, taste, smell and touch to be a common reality by ......read more