What to buy and how to use insights as four dedicated Xperience Zones provide tips, tricks and advice on the latest gadgets and accessories
From the latest MG ZS Compact SUV to holiday packages, Nikon Cameras, XBOX’s GITEX Shopper’s Visit & Win, Scratch & Win, and Shop & Win provide visitors with numerous chances to win big
UAE consumer electronics market expected to reach AED12.3 billion by 2021
Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2018: The eagerly-awaited 2018 edition of GITEX Shopper - the region’s favorite and longest-running consumer electronic bonanza - is offering gadget and technology buyers the chance to access the best electronics deals and promotions available in the region when it opens next month.
Returning to Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) for 2-6 October in Za’abeel ......read more
Product differentiation meets consumer needs with LG’s innovative line of customer-oriented products
Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2018: The concept of consumer product differentiation is an established market practice. Many companies trying to push the envelope by offering products that possess new features beyond the ordinary. Most companies’ efforts result in a disconnect due to the struggle with arguably the most primal factor in product development – ergonomics. The consumer-oriented concept of ergonomics is integrated into a wide range of LG’s latest innovations such as the LG TWINWashTM washing machine and LG CordZeroTM Vacuum Cleaner.
LG Electronics (LG), a trustworthy pioneer and well-known leader in the electronics market, is creatively bringing the future to homes all over the world to ......read more
Sharaf DG to promote and retail Ring’s innovative home security products and solutions through its strong retail stores and innovative Solution Bar
Dubai, UAE – September 24, 2018: Ring, a leader in neighbourhood security, today announced that it has partnered with Sharaf DG, the leading specialty electronics retailer in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). As part of the collaboration, Sharaf DG will promote and retail Ring’s innovative home security products and solutions in their stores as well as at their innovative in-store Solution Bar, giving customers the opportunity to experience the Ring products first hand and to learn about its features and benefits via demos.
“Ring believes in keeping homes and communities safe rather than just comfortable, and we hope to change the way ......read more
Wireless Audio Visual Identity System, Dual Cook Flex™ and Built-in Chef Collection Cooking Package are among the winners in a record year for Samsung
Dubai, UAE, September 23, 2018: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced today that it won 49 IDEA Design Awards, including one Gold, six Silvers and two Bronzes, at the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2018. It is the most IDEA prizes the company has won in a single year.
“With consumer-focused innovation, we will continue to strive for design that can create meaningful value in the everyday lives of our customers,” said Dontae Lee, Executive Vice President and Head of the Corporate Design Center at Samsung Electronics.
Samsung received the Gold award:
Wireless Audio Visual Identity System ......read more
OCT 14-18, 2018 at DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 23, 2018: WinSoft International is an innovative International software publisher. Its know-how is to localize software for the MENA market that supports the special characteristics of Arabic and right to left languages. Winsoft partners with FileMaker, an Apple subsidiary, to make breakthrough technologies accessible to Middle Eastern countries.
FileMaker is the world’s leading workplace innovation platform. It provides everything you need to streamline workflows and solve faster your ever-changing challenges. You can design and create custom apps for your business, share them so your teams can work anywhere, and integrate your apps with software services and iOS devices.
Hundreds of companies in all fields of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 22, 2018: Sören Link, Mayor of Duisburg, Germany, has lead a 19-person government delegation to visit Huawei’s headquarters in Shenzhen, China. The visit which took place from September 3 to 4, aims to deepen their cooperation in smart city development. Their cooperation will focus on transforming Duisburg from a traditional industrial city into a service-oriented smart city through smart government, smart port logistics, smart education, smart infrastructure, 5G and broadband, smart homes, and urban IoT.
Huawei and Duisburg Jointly Build an Open and Cooperative International Ecosystem for Smart Cities
As the European economic hub of the Belt and Road Initiative, Duisburg has the world’s largest inland port and is the business and logistics center connecting Europe and China. The ......read more
Huawei’s Kirin 980 boasts the world’s first 7-nanometer mobile AI chipset that promises a higher intelligence in mobile phones
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: In the race against time to provide consumers with what they want and when they want it, phone companies pack more power, more speed and more efficiency into each new chipset design. Huawei’s 7-nanometer chipset is expected to bring the next level of true AI in Huawei’s upcoming flagship phone to be launched next month.
Huawei has always been at the forefront of research and innovation in mobile AI and is one of the top leading companies in terms of R&D. The company has 14 R&D centres globally, with 45% of its total workforce engaged in R&D. According to the EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard (2017), ......read more
Powered by du, Dubai Pulse platform is a key facilitator in Dubai’s shift towards smart technologies
Dubai, UAE, 20 September 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), won the Smart Cities Award at the Telecoms World Middle East 2018 for its role in developing Dubai Pulse – a platform owned by Smart Dubai office. As a strategic partner of Smart Dubai, du established Dubai Pulse platform in 2017- the digital backbone of the city that offers the means of sharing data in order to be utilized by decision makers encouraging innovation. Jihad Tayara, Vice President ICT Commercial - Business Development in du, received the award on behalf of the company.
Jihad Tayara, Vice President, ICT Business Development, du, said: “We are delighted to receive this recognition. We are receiving ......read more
Highlights on display at the Ericsson booth included the City model, AI drone, cloud robotics, connected vehicles and 3.5GHz connectivity
Ericsson hosted 20 SMMEs inside its exhibition stand
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) showcased the latest innovations in 5G, Digital Services, and IoT with a focus on supporting Small, Medium and Micro-sized Enterprises (SMMEs) at ITU Telecom World 2018 in Durban, South Africa.
Highlights on display at the Ericsson booth included the City model showcasing 5G efficiencies that can be created on today’s networks, AI drone for safety and security, cloud robotics, connected vehicles and 3.5GHz connectivity as a technology enabler.
Alp Uysal, Head of Strategy and Emerging Business, Ericsson Middle East and Africa, says: ......read more
Partnership aims to deliver secure, post-quantum-ready PKI with end-to-end roots of trust and safe, reliable key management for next-gen IoT devices
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 20, 2018: DigiCert Inc., the world’s leading provider of scalable PKI solutions for identity and encryption, Gemalto, a global leader in digital security, and ISARA Corp., the leading provider of quantum-safe security solutions, today announced a partnership to develop advanced quantum-safe digital certificates and secure key management for connected devices commonly referred to as the Internet of Things (IoT).
“DigiCert, Gemalto and ISARA are collaborating today to solve tomorrow’s problem of defending connected devices and their networks against the new security threats that the implementation of quantum ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: The Huawei MEC solution won "The Best Edge Computing Technology for 5G Evolution" award at the Edge Computing Congress in 2018. This award recognizes achievement of the Huawei MEC solution in 5G architecture innovation, deployment practices, and application exploration.
Yu Haitao (right), Vice President of Huawei Packet Core Network Product Line, receiving the award
The Huawei MEC solution deploys applications, content, core network service processing and resource scheduling functions at the network edge, close to the radio access network. This makes the Huawei MEC an indispensable platform on 5G networks. This solution provides reliable and optimal service experience by leveraging local service processing and collaboration between applications, content, and networks. The Huawei ......read more
Test takers can now take IELTS - the world’s most trusted high-stakes English test - on a computer.
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: With the first computer-delivered test taking place today, test takers can get their results faster (5 – 7 days) and to choose from more test dates.
The test content and structure remain the same whether taking IELTS on computer or paper and, importantly, the Speaking test remains face-to-face with a certified IELTS Examiner. Whether test takers take paper-based or computer-delivered IELTS, they can be confident that they are taking the same trusted English language test.
James Shipton, Head IELTS at the British Council, said “We are continually enhancing IELTS to improve the experience for our test takers and stakeholders. IELTS on a computer will deliver significant ......read more
From the future of national education to Expo 2020’s riveting plans,
CIOMajlis’ annual conference explores the digital future of Dubai
20 September 2018, Dubai: In its 2018 edition, CIOMajlis’ Annual Conference explored the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the vital role the UAE will play in it. Keeping sustainability and practical innovation at its core, the conference welcomed notable speakers from both the government and private sector.
“We are delighted to be celebrating the second edition of CIOMajlis’ annual conference. These events are an inspirational hive of the UAE’s leading minds and opinion formers, and we are honored to bear witness to their personal philosophies and strategies for success”, said Ahmad Al Mulla, CEO of CIOMajlis.
The conference, ......read more
TÜV SÜD has produced the first set of Hyperloop Core Safety Requirements and Certification Guidelines
HyperloopTT and Munich Re presented the first insurance framework for existing systems and licensing as part of future commercial systems
Representatives and officials from the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, China, Germany, France, and the United States discussed a joint roadmap for implementation and adoption
HyperloopTT becomes the first company to be able to offer introduce an insurable and viable regulatory solution for a commercial system.
19 September 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: -- Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, leading testing, certification and inspection company TÜV SÜD, and Munich Re, one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, primary insurance ......read more
The honor 8X defies the smartphone industry standards
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2018: Honor, the leading smartphone e-brand under the Huawei group has officially announced it will be launching its latest smartphone, Honor 8X, this October 2018. Furthermore, the Middle East is set to be the first region to launch this unbeatable device, in just two weeks.
The Honor 8X will be the latest addition to the powerful X-series line up from 5X, 6X and 7X. With cutting-edge technology, flagship features and a sleek design, the X-series is also great value for money. Not only that, but the X-series has received numerous awards over the years.
The ‘Budget Beast’ Honor 6X walked away with 10 media awards at CES 2017, where it was recognised for its “Double or Nothing” excellence. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2018: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, has become one of the first technology firms to register with one hundred percent ownership in Qatar. In order to support its increased activities in the country, the company has also opened a new office in West Bay, Doha.
Huawei’s position as one of the first fully-owned technology companies operating in Qatar follows a May 2018 announcement that the country would open to one hundred percent foreign ownership. The move is intended to accelerate the development in all economic and commercial activities, attract foreign capital inflow, and achieve economic diversification in accordance with the Qatar National Vision 2030.
In line with the aim of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 18, 2018 - At Transform 2.0, Lenovo announced a series of new products, partnerships and solutions designed for business customers that demonstrate the company’s ongoing Intelligent Transformation strategy. The strategy reflects Lenovo’s unique business perspective on how to build end-to-end solutions with smart features that transform businesses and improve the user experience.
Intelligent Transformation will reinvent and restructure entire systems of production, management, and governance worldwide. It is driven by emerging technologies, including artificial intelligence, augmented reality, the Internet of Things, blockchain and 5G connectivity. Lenovo excels in these competencies – based in the cloud, distributed through infrastructure, including networks and delivered ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 18 September 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) has announced a new partnership with the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the international financial centre based in Abu Dhabi, to facilitate its digital transformation agenda. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Khalid Al Suwaidi, Chief Operating Officer of ADGM and Osman Sultan, Chief Executive Officer of EITC, and witnessed by His Excellency Ahmed Al Sayegh, Chairman at ADGM and His Excellency Mohamed Al Hussaini, Chairman at EITC
The MoU sets a formal framework for du to work with ADGM in exploring and developing technology infrastructure, innovation platforms, potential business opportunities, digital services, pilot projects, among others within ADGM and Abu Dhabi.
Speaking on the occasion, Osman Sultan, Chief ......read more
Smart Home technology provides protection of and comfort in your home
GROHE Sense and GROHE Sense Guard – wireless-enabled water security system
GROHE ONDUS app – the technology’s heart that creates a water profile
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 18 September 2018 – Smart Home is much talked about! The ability to control devices in your home via app or voice command is considered the technology of the future. The interconnected, intelligent home ensures more security, saves valuable time and lowers energy costs.
Smart Home helps to make everyday life more comfortable by relieving the homeowner of many control and monitoring tasks. With the help of motion detectors, the light comes on as soon as someone enters the room, with a certain amount of sunlight the blinds go down, ......read more
New lab forms part of the company’s vision to build an ecosystem and talent pool to address cyber security concerns globally
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: Tata Communications, a leading digital infrastructure provider, has partnered with SASTRA Deemed University in Tamil Nadu to fund and establish a cyber security lab at the university. With this partnership, Tata Communications aims to co-create an ecosystem by partnering with universities globally to address cyber-security challenges today, while building the skills and capabilities for tomorrow.
The new cyber security lab was officially inaugurated at the university on September 15th, a day celebrated by the Engineering community across India as ‘Engineer's Day’, as a tribute to the renowned Indian Engineer, Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya. Through ......read more
Includes a New Joint Venture in China to Deliver Localized Solutions for World’s Fastest Growing Storage and Data Market
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2018 – At Lenovo’s Transform 2.0 conference, Lenovo, a Global Fortune 500 company and a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, and NetApp, a Fortune 500 company and the data authority for hybrid cloud, announced a global multi-faceted, partnership to bring innovative technology and a simplified experience to help customers modernize IT and accelerate their digital transformation. As innovation leaders in high-performance computing and flash storage solutions, Lenovo and NetApp are uniquely positioned to bring leading technology and scale to enable customers worldwide to modernize their IT architectures from the edge to the core network to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018: Slow and steady might be one way to win the race, but so is steady and rising fast. Global technology giant Huawei is clearly on a fast track not only to surpass but to do so in style.
Based on an IDC report of H1 2018 smartphone sales, Huawei took its place as the number two global smartphone vendor manufacturer, establishing a new world order in smartphone hierarchy.
While the industry was still abuzz with the news, Huawei marked 2 more milestones before the month was out. The company sold 10 million units of HUAWEI P20 series in the first five months. Even while competitors struggle to play catchup, Huawei marked another ‘world’s first’ with the launch its new Kirin 980 chipset – the first commercially available 7 nanometer chipset that delivers ......read more
du opens fully-digital business centre in DIFC, plans to launch outlets for enterprise customers across the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 16 September 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has entered a strategic agreement with DIFC to provide services to organisations and daily visitors. In line with this agreement, du has opened a central business centre in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).
Farid Faraidooni, Deputy CEO, Enterprise Solutions, Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), said: “In our aim to become the UAE’s telecom partner of choice, we are pleased to cooperate with organisations that share our vision and are aligned with the goals of the UAE’s leadership. Through our partnership with DIFC, we are able to support Dubai’s busiest ......read more
Akamai Cloud Wrapper caches content from the cloud; Akamai Direct Connect provides a dedicated, private connection to Akamai’s Edge network
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018: Akamai (NASDAQ: AKAM), the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, today introduced two new solutions for television broadcasters and distributors designed to mitigate challenges associated with cloud computing and ensure high-quality origin delivery to the Akamai network. Akamai Cloud Wrapper and Akamai Direct Connect demonstrate how the Akamai Edge can help reduce costs while offering broadcast-quality streaming performance and enable broadcasters to implement emerging technology strategies, such as cloud computing.
Akamai Cloud Wrapper optimizes connectivity between public cloud ......read more
Criminal organisation thwarted as HP’s Anti-Counterfeiting and Fraud (ACF) Programme collaborates with UAE officials to halt distribution of 46,000 counterfeit cartridges
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2018: HP and United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities have conducted a highly successful operation to halt the trade of counterfeit HP and Samsung branded cartridges across both the UAE and internationally.
In April 2018, UAE officials carried out the major raid of several private residences and farms where significant volumes of HP and Samsung branded, illicit products were discovered, hidden in storage areas. As a result, the authorities seized over 46,000 ready-for-sale counterfeit toner cartridges and the criminal ring assembling and distributing the goods have been seriously ......read more
Get a chance to become the Etihad Guest Millionaire or to become one of the many winners of 100,000 free travelling miles from Etihad Guest
Dubai, UAE, 23 May 2018: Just in time for the peak travel season in the region, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company, is raffling off free Etihad Guest Miles from Etihad Guest to eligible customers. New and existing customers who activate any post-paid rate plan, migrate from prepaid to post-paid plans, activate a weekly or monthly roaming bundle, activate a post-paid data SIM, or register for auto-payment will ......read more
Panasonic Customer Service Convention aimed at sharing best practices that guarantee delivery of true customer satisfaction
May 23, 2018 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF), committed to deliver true satisfaction to its customers always, recently organized another strategy conference for FY2018 with its service partner management representatives. Held in Dubai, the Panasonic Customer Service Convention, was designed to share best practices on exceptional customer service, as well as enhance the quality of the company’s ......read more
Protolabs, IAM 3D Hub, Materialise, and ZiggZagg embrace HP’s Multi Jet Fusion for digital manufacturing; new applications for the Pontifical Swiss Guard, PepsiCo, auto racing, orthotics, industrial machinery, and more
Protolabs upgrades seven HP systems to the Jet Fusion 4210 3D printing platform in the U.S. and Germany offering customers truly global digital production services
IAM 3D Hub in Spain deploys eight HP Jet Fusion 4200 3D printers; ZiggZagg in Belgium installs six HP Jet Fusion 4210 3D printing systems to meet growing demand for ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates- 22 May 2018- AppCentrix, a leading South Africa-based managed ICT services company, today announced its expansion into the Middle East and signing of a distribution agreement with ExtraHop, the leader in real-time IT analytics for network performance management and security. The company intends to capitalize on the region’s growing need for robust and competitively priced cyber security solutions by introducing its subscription-based managed services model that also drives strategic decision making by delivering data analysis for management ......read more
The FSM100xx 10nm 5G Solution Supports both sub-6GHz and mmWave Spectrum Bands and is Optimized for Small Cell and Remote Radio Head Deployments
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 22, 2018: At the Small Cells World Summit 2018, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), continues its leadership on the path to 5G by introducing the industry’s first 5G NR solution targeted for small cells and remote radio head deployments (FSM100xx).
Building on the market-proven and broadly deployed Qualcomm® FSM™ Platform for 3G and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 22, 2018: EOLISAIR FZ-LLC has launched its activity in Dubai Science Park, during Arab Health show early 2018.
This subsidiary of the French specialist in indoor air quality will bring the EOLIS AIR MANAGER, a revolutionary professional air purifier, to the Middle East Market.
Since 2009, NatéoSanté has a proven expertise in air quality and is recognized as a technological leader in Europe. The EOLIS AIR MANAGER is the result of joint R&D efforts of internal engineers and AIRBUS Group and has been ......read more
Dubai, UAE – May 22, 2018: Ring, the leader in home security, launched the Spotlight Cam Battery with 1080HD video, LED spotlights and a 110-decibel siren and the Spotlight Cam Solar Panel which has a HD camera with two-way talk and spotlights, connected to a Solar Panel for non-stop power, giving you smart security all day long and at every corner of your home. It adds next-level security and convenience to any home, so monitoring your property is even easier than before. With the launch of these two new products in the region, Ring has added an outdoor light/camera hybrid that ......read more
In the spirit of giving, du launches generous offers on prepaid and post-paid plans, du Home packages, and other value-added services
Customers have the chance to win their monthly bill back during the holy month
Dubai, UAE, 21 May 2018: This Ramadan, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company, is launching exclusive promotions for customers subscribed to prepaid, post-paid, and du Home as well as other services from du.
For the duration of the holy month, du customers can benefit from special offers that enhance and optimize their usual ......read more
Ahead of anticipated commercial roll out of the 3GPP compliant 5G terminals in 2019
du successfully put on air the first 5G site achieving download throughput of 1.5 Gbps
The ultra-high speed mobile broadband network will provide an unprecedented boost for Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Smart City applications
Dubai, U.A.E, May 21, 2018: The availability of 5G services in the UAE is one step closer to reality as du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), today announced its full readiness and ongoing network evolution to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 21, 2018: Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) through its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and Facebook announced they are working together to deliver high-speed internet connectivity with Facebook’s Terragraph technology through the development of a multi-node wireless system based on 60GHz technology from Qualcomm Technologies.
Working with leading operators and manufacturers, this terrestrial connectivity system aims to improve the speed, efficiency and quality of internet connectivity around the world at only a fraction of the cost ......read more
Global alliance combines HP’s powerful VR solutions with DiSTI’s advanced development platform
Dubai, UAE, May 21, 2018: STUTTGART, Germany, International Training & Education Conference, May 21, 2018 – To address the growing demand for high-impact, cost-effective virtual reality (VR) training, HP Inc. announced an alliance with the DiSTI Corporation, a leading global provider of VR and advanced human machine interface development solutions. The companies will work together to develop unique VR training solutions for enterprise customers, with a specific ......read more
Prevalence of Cryptomining Malware Doubled to 28%, Impacting More Than 1 in 4 Organizations
Dubai, UAE. – May 21, 2018: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report[JW1] . The research reveals cybercriminals are evolving their attack methods to increase their success rates and speed infections. While ransomware continues to impact organizations in destructive ways, there are indications that some cybercriminals now prefer hijacking systems and using ......read more
Lenovo™ furnishes Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Pro League esports LAN events with Lenovo Legion desktops, laptops and monitors in an exclusive global partnership with Ubisoft.
The partnership supports Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege professional players and the game’s enthusiast esports community at these events with Lenovo Legion’s highly awarded performance.
Fans are invited to watch the streams and follow Ubisoft and Lenovo Legion on social media for the latest news, sweepstakes and competition highlights.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 20, 2018: Nokia 8 Sirocco - your life deserves an extraordinary phone
Nokia 8 Sirocco’s premium level and elegant design is inspired by Nokia’s rich design heritage. Holding the phone in your hand feels just right and it is also aesthetically appealing thanks to the curved glass finish which envelops a precision-crafted stainless-steel frame to deliver a fusion of strength and beauty, for a durable and reliable phone. Make use of its 12MP wide angle primary camera and the 13 MP secondary camera with 2x optical zoom to capture every ......read more
Salesforce Commerce Cloud customers can leverage the new Akamai Connector to access Akamai’s Web Performance Solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2018: Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), one of the world’s largest and trusted cloud delivery platforms, today announced the release of the new Akamai Connector for Salesforce Commerce Cloud.
Commerce Cloud enables brands to provide personalized experiences for shoppers that span web, mobile, social and in-store.
And now, as part of the world’s #1 CRM platform – ......read more
UK innovation centre The Transport Systems Catapult (TSC) has signed a partnership agreement with Dubai & UK based innovation and IT Infrastructure company TEXPO, with the aim of exporting UK expertise to help drive transport innovation in Dubai and other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries.
The TSC and TEXPO are exploring the Dubai Government’s current and future requirements and challenges around hosting mega events like the World Expo 2020 and achieving their 2030 Mobility strategy. They will seek to forge collaborations between Dubai and UK based SMEs and Academic ......read more
LG’s Newest Premium Smartphone Delivers Brighter Display, Superior Camera, Louder Audio and Useful AI Functions
DUBAI, May 17, 2018 — The rollout of LG Electronics’ newest G7 smartphone kicks off this week in its home market of South Korea with key markets in Asia, the Ameri-cas, and Europe to follow shortly thereafter. Officially announced just two weeks ago, the LG G7 ThinQ is LG’s first G series flagship phone with AI capabilities built-in, as well as a host of other new features designed for consumers looking for an all-around premium ......read more
MTV, Yle, Elisa, Nokia, ENENSYS, Bittium and Qualcomm set to demonstrate TV broadcasting over cellular networks at the Nokia Headquarters in Espoo
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 17, 2018: Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), Nokia, MTV, Elisa, ENENSYS Technologies, Bittium and Yle, today announced that they will showcase the new opportunities that the evolution to 5G broadcast enables for next-generation terrestrial TV delivery.
The demonstration will show that wireless networking technologies are now ready to deliver highly ......read more
Customers to enjoy 25GB data for Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter for AED100
100% bonus credit on Wasel prepaid recharge of AED30 and above
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 16 May 2018: Etisalat today announced the launch of special offers to keep prepaid and postpaid customers stay connected with family and friends to celebrate Ramadan.
The special Ramadan offers include the ‘Ramadan Social Pack’ and ‘100% bonus on recharge promotion.
Khaled Elkhouly, Chief Consumer Officer, Etisalat, said: ......read more
With help from du staff, customers, and community members, du will pack and distribute thousands of boxes of food to families in need across the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 May 2018: In the spirit to #KeepOnGiving and of coming together as a community, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is calling on people from all over the UAE to join in its flagship annual Mawaed al Rahman volunteer initiative.
The initiative, in line with the Year of Zayed, brings volunteers together to distribute boxes of essential food items to thousands of ......read more
Chipsets for Access Points and Mobile Devices Support the Wi-Fi Alliance’s Third Generation of Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA3) Designed for Enhanced Security in Public and Private Networks
Dubai, United arab Emirates, May 16, 2018: Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), today announced that the industry’s newest Wi-Fi security protections will, moving forward, be applied across the Company’s portfolio of mobile and networking infrastructure products.
Qualcomm Technologies will support the Wi-Fi Alliance’s third ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 May 2018: Under the slogan “Intelligence Shared”, Airbus is showcasing next generation communication solutions for professional mobile networks at the Critical Communications World (CCW) 2018 in Berlin running until 17 May.
As a leading provider of secure intelligence platforms, Airbus demonstrates how the application “Tactilon Agnet” will integrate videos from a drone.
Tactilon Agnet is an app that lets smartphone users contact professional talk groups at the touch of a button.
With Tactilon Agnet, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 16, 2018: Keeping in the spirit of the auspicious onset of Ramadan this month, Better Life have joined forces with the Ramadan Sharing Fridge.
The initiative encourages residents to share their compassion by stocking Better Life fridges with complimentary refreshments for workers and anyone in need during the Holy Month.
Find your nearest Better Life Fridge in the following locations: Mirdif (Ghoroob and Shorooq) • Layan Community, Business Bay (Dubai Properties’ Sales Centre) Motor City - GEMS Metropole School • Dubai Investment Park ......read more
A Complete Premium Smartphone with the Most Advanced Processor, Brilliant Display, Booming Audio and Intelligent Camera
DUBAI, May 15, 2018 — LG Electronics (LG) today introduced its latest premium smartphone, the LG G7 ThinQ, focusing on bringing useful and convenient AI features to the fundamental consumer smartphone experience.
Powered by the latest Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845 Mobile Platform, the LG G7 ThinQ offers 4GB/6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage to run even the most demanding tasks and apps with ease. Equipped with a ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, (RED HAT SUMMIT 2018) – 16TH MAY, 2018 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today introduced Kubernetes Operators to the Red Hat OpenShift ecosystem, providing a simplified path for software partners to ultimately deliver tested and validated Kubernetes applications on the industry’s most comprehensive enterprise Kubernetes platform. Developed with the Operator Framework open source toolkit, an Operator helps to remove the barriers to building complex, stateful applications for Kubernetes, resulting in services ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 15, 2018 -Capitalizing on the new digital marketplace not only requires that organizations collect and process data, but that they also use that data to impact the bottom line. Much of that is achieved simply by serving up data on demand to consumers. But some of the rest is achieved by leveraging real-time data to impact things such as the manufacturing floor, inventory management, or fine-tuning production to meet shifts in demand. This requires connecting traditionally isolated operational technology (OT) networks with IT.
A New Survey of ICS/SCADA Decision Makers
In ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 15, May 2018: Etisalat today announced the launch of the first commercial 5G wireless network in the UAE becoming the first telecom operator in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to achieve this technological milestone and set a industry benchmark.
Etisalat will be the first operator to have a fully developed commercial 5G network available to provide gigabit internet services to its customers. The network will fuel enterprises digital transformation, IoT, smart cities and the fourth industrial revolution.
The foundation of this ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 14TH May, 2018 – Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced new research that exposes the significant threat posed by shadow devices on enterprise networks.
The report titled “What’s lurking on your network: Exposing the threat of shadow devices” found that enterprise networks across the US, UK and Germany have thousands of shadow personal devices - such as laptops, kindles and mobile phones - and Internet of Things (IoT) devices – such as digital assistants and smart kitchen appliances ......read more
Compliance Across All its Payment Channels and Data Centre Hosting Services
du customers can feel even more safe and secure than before while transacting through their credit or debit cards at du stores
Opportunity for companies to host their solutions at PCI DSS compliant du data centres in the UAE
Dubai, 13 May 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), continues to provide innovative digitalised services that create secure e-commerce environments for its customers. du’s payment channels – comprising of du stores, Payment Gateway, ......read more
The feature, which will appear in the main Search results page, is the new reference for all Ramadan-related information such as prayer timings, for the first time, popular Ramadan content, and more
The updates, which will be available starting May 16, are based on digital habits during Ramadan considering the spike in Search queries during the month
Qalam, a new tool from Google, merges between virtual reality art and calligraphy to create 3D Ramadan e-greetings
Dubai, UAE, May 13, 2018: Google announced on Sunday a new feature in its Search experience during Ramadan which ......read more
The New QLED TV was launched during an immersive and experiential event that demonstrated features such as the Ambient Mode and One Invisible Connection
DUBAI, UAE – May 13, 2018: Samsung Gulf Electronics today launched its all-new 2018 QLED TV during an immersive launch event held at the JW Marriot Marquis in Dubai. The Q House experience highlighted the features of the 2018 QLED TV during an interactive session that detailed Samsung’s offering through an experiential demonstration with the Q Family in the Q Picture, Q Smart and Q Style Rooms. Samsung ......read more
DUBAI, UAE (RED HAT SUMMIT 2018), 13th MAY, 2018 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the first steps for integrating CoreOS Tectonic, Quay, and Container Linux with Red Hat’s robust container and Kubernetes-based solutions portfolio. Container application platforms like Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform already provide CIOs with a powerful, open standards-based solution to fuel digital transformation efforts, helping enterprises more quickly adopt emerging technologies like Linux containers and Kubernetes ......read more
Today, HP is introducing the new HP EliteBook 705 series PCs and HP ProBook 645 G4.
Dubai, UAE, May 13, 2018: Designed for the modern professional on the go, the new HP EliteBook 705 series PCs offer enterprise-grade security and manageability, along with powerful collaboration features to keep business users connected. Powered by Windows 10 Pro and AMD Ryzen PRO Mobile Processors, users can stay productive all-day with long battery life and HP Fast Charge to charge 50 percent of your battery in just 30 minutes.
The new EliteBook 735 G5, EliteBook 745 G5, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 12, 2018: Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), announced that it has worked with Google to implement its next generation operating system, Android P, on select Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ mobile platforms.
By having early access to Android P, Qualcomm Technologies optimized its software on Snapdragon 845, 660 and 636 Mobile Platforms to ensure readiness for OEMs to upgrade to Android P at the time of launch.
Qualcomm Technologies’ leadership position and scale in mobile allows for Google ......read more
Enterprise machine learning pilots and deployments predicted to double this year, powered by new chips and better software tools
By 2020, there will likely be over 680 million digital subscriptions, with consumers increasingly willing to pay for content
Smartphone owners will likely interact with their phone on average 65 times per day in 2023, a 20 percent increase on 2018
Three main live markets in the GCC (Live Sport Broadcast, Cinema and Music) will experience exponential growth in 2018-2019 following a number of catalyst events
10 May 2018, United Arab Emirates: ......read more
The UAE has the highest Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) penetration globally, with a coverage of 94.3%. A significant amount of this coverage is provided by Etisalat and as part of its commitment the service provider is continuously enhancing this network connectivity.
Etisalat is working closely with R&M currently to upgrade and extend its FTTH network with the innovative SYNO dome closure solution from R&M. This undertaking enables Etisalat to have one of the first ‘patch-free’ connectivity solutions in the region, which translates to a resilient, tamper-proof network that ......read more
It’s great food without fuss, with Panasonic’s top-of-the-line kitchen appliances
Dubai, UAE, May 09, 2018: Cooking up sumptuous suhoors and celebratory iftar feasts shouldn’t involve a lot of time or stress. Thanks to Panasonic, every meal preparation this Ramadan is a breeze with the help of its premium kitchen appliances.
Launching its Ramadan Campaign in the (country name), Panasonic aims to ‘bring quality home’ as family kitchens across the Middle East region get busy preparing a spread teeming with great-tasting platters of ......read more
Top five winners walk away with AED180,000 in prizes
Initiative is aligned with UAE’s strategy of bolstering SMB segment
DUBAI 8 May 2018: Etisalat announced the top five winners of the recently-concluded ‘Hello Business Pitch’ competition designed to encourage home grown Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) and start-ups as well as to promote the growth and innovation of businesses in the UAE.
Louise Karim, Managing Director of Mums@Work, a UAE-based organisation dedicated to helping talented women to return to the workforce, won first place for ......read more
50 years of successful partnership
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 8 May 2018: Eros Group – a leading player in consumer electronics, telecom, and allied multi-products in the Middle East along with Hitachi – the leading Japanese brand for home appliances and electronic products, marked the beginning of their 50th anniversary being partners in the UAE.
Eros Group was founded in 1967 as a small store in Deira and soon took on the distribution of Hitachi products in the UAE, making it the first brand distributed by Eros Group. Eros Group has been distributing the ......read more
Fortinet Reports Revenue Growth of 17% and Billings Growth of 15%
First Quarter 2018 Highlights
Revenue of $399.0 million, up 17% year over year
Billings of $463.2 million, up 15% year over year1 Deferred revenue of $1.40 billion, up 27% year over year GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.24
Non-GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.331 Cash flow from operations of $139.7 million
Free cash flow of $128.1 million1 Cash, cash equivalents and investments of $1.39 billion $115.5 million in share repurchases
Dubai, UAE, May 08, 2018 -- Fortinet® (NASDAQ:FTNT), a global ......read more
Bringing back the past into the present to create the future…
06 May 2018 – Dubai, UAE: On the occasion of the Year of Zayed and in memory of H.H the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan’s vision, the founding father of the UAE, New Dimension Productions (NDP) presented one of H.H’s inspiring speeches through a groundbreaking hologram. The hologram, a first of its kind in the region, is a result of recreating a 3D realistic model based on a historical motivational speech by the late Sheikh Zayed, in a world where smart solutions and innovation ......read more
1-on-1 Local Multiplayer Lightsaber Versus Mode Available Now as Free Update
Dubai, UAE – May 6, 2018: For the first time in Star Wars: Jedi Challenges, Star Wars fans can have lightsaber battles against each other in local multiplayer mode, the newest feature expansion for the smartphone-powered augmented reality (AR) experience from Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) and Disney. The feature update, titled Lightsaber Versus Mode, is the second free update since the product launched in November 2017. Lightsaber Versus Mode is available now in the Star Wars: Jedi ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 05, 2018:
1. Please give us a brief on Mr. Hamid, his visions and mission with introduction to Blockchain in the world Hamid Rashid Founder & CEO of Finterra Hamid, a hands on Strategic Visionary brings his wealth of experience and knowledge from Hewlett Packard, Petronas and U&Me. He creates brands that deliver stakeholders strong tangible results.
He has over fifteen years of professional experience, Consulting in Enterprise Software Business Management and Business Development experience in the B2B and B2C industry sectors, as Senior Business ......read more
Subscribe to any du Home package, post-paid plan for, or duSports to be entered into a draw for a free flight to Moscow this June
Dubai, UAE, 3 May 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company, is sending 10 lucky customers to Russia for an opportunity to enjoy the excitement around the city of Moscow as the most anticipated world-class football event takes place this summer. Customers who subscribe to du Home packages, or duSports on du MyWorld, or post-paid plans, over the next three weeks will be entered into yet another exciting draw the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE – 3rd May, 2018 – A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced A10 One-DDoS Protection, featuring software enhancements to its high-performance appliances to enable unmatched defense against distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.
A10 Networks One-DDoS Protection utilizes machine learning to automate the challenges of protected service discovery, peacetime traffic learning, detection threshold setting and fast mitigation response. Now, service providers can have a cost-effective, ......read more
One Integrated Suite for Sales, Marketing, Customer Support, Accounting, HR, Productivity, Collaboration and Business Intelligence Applications.
Dubai - May 2, 2018: Zoho, the leading information technology and business management software conglomerate, today announced the launch of its flagship product Zoho One in the UAE. This comprehensive suite of cloud-based business apps is designed to run an entire business across every function and organizational group. Zoho One includes more than 40 integrated web applications and an equal number of mobile apps, all accessed ......read more
Finalists present pitches to Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence
Mabany, Emit, Forsa and Drive Less beat 18 shortlisted business ideas to win Challenge
Government of Dubai Media Office – 30 April 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, today announced the four winners of the du Emirati Startup Challenge launched in partnership with Zayed University and co-organised by E11 Global and Step Group. The winners were chosen from 18 Emirati startups selected for the final round of the Challenge.
The finalists ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 April 2018: Etisalat Digital today announced its participation in the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference, which highlights its continued commitment to build awareness, showcase its digital security solutions, collaborate with industry peers, and share insights on the latest security trends.
The event will run at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from May 1-3, bringing together over 7,000 top security professionals to discover cutting-edge solutions, share insights and equip themselves with the right tools to protect their ......read more
Dubai, UAE – April 30, 2018 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, will address the growing issue of targeted cyberattacks at this year’s Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference, taking place from 1-3 May 2018 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Mimecast will highlight the continuous challenges organisations face in defending against malicious attachments, dangerous file types, impersonation attacks and spam to help provide customers with Cyber Resilience for Email.
By showcasing its full-range of advanced email security and ......read more
Omair Saoud Arar Al Dhaheri, former ADIA Director has collaborated with UAE based serial entrepreneur and Canadian technology firm to establish the business networking organization
QPQ embraces sharing economy, artificial intelligence and blockchain principles to connect powerful industry leaders from top organizations
Dubai, UAE, 29th April 2018: QPQ International, an innovative and results-driven online networking platform that embraces three of the biggest trends of the future, including sharing economy, artificial intelligence and blockchain principles was ......read more