• Mobily and Ericsson test 5G on low band for extended 5G coverage
• Ericsson Spectrum Sharing will support Mobily in expanding 5G coverage
September 17, 2020: Mobily has teamed up with Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) to trial 5G on 800/1800 MHz band using Ericsson Spectrum Sharing. The trial showed 5G capabilities in a real-world environment over a live network, including tests on speed and latency.
Ericsson Spectrum Sharing allows both 4G and 5G to be deployed in the same band and on the same radio through a software upgrade – instantly allocating spectrum between the two mobile technologies based on user demand on a one millisecond (ms) basis. The award-winning solution will allow Mobily to efficiently manage 4G and 5G traffic in its network thereby enhancing coverage, performance, ......read more
New tool empowers users to display their creativity and individual style
United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2020: Lenovo today announces the launch of its ‘Be Unique’ campaign, leveraging an in-house built AI engine and online platform to create bespoke laptop sleeves for Lenovo Yoga devices.
Lenovo’s ‘Be Unique’ campaign falls into the brand’s newly inaugurated ‘Experience Smarter’ platform which aims to deliver smarter experiences to consumers across Lenovo’s product portfolio for work, studying, gaming and content creation.
Lenovo has uncovered growing demand for more unique, personalized products and experiences. Focusing on Lenovo’s creative-centric Yoga sub-brand, the company’s new campaign builds on the stylish nature of Yoga ......read more
• Health-at-home accelerates and is here to stay – vulnerability of our health makes people feel the pressing need for preventative care and healthy living
• Philips introduces connected solutions that offer insights and empower people to make personalized, healthy lifestyle choices
• COVID-19 pandemic accelerates digitalization to meet the urgent need to stay (virtually) connected to caregivers
United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2020: Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today presented new approaches to health and healthcare, and the shift to health-at-home, at its virtual consumer health press event. Against the backdrop of COVID-19, the need for consumers to stay as healthy as possible is more relevant than ever. At ......read more
New HVL-F28RM Compact Flash is also Announced
Dubai, UAE, 16 September 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa announced several additions to their impressive imaging lineup — the Alpha 7C full-frame camera (model ILCE-7C), the FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 (model SEL2860) zoom lens and HVL-F28RM flash.
The Alpha 7C is the world’s smallest and lightest full-frame body with uncompromising performance, featuring advanced AF (autofocus), high-resolution 4K video capabilities and more. When paired with the world’s smallest and lightest FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 standard zoom lens, this versatile combination delivers an experience unlike any other, maximising portability and versatility without sacrificing any of the power of full-frame imaging. The HVL-F28RM flash allows users to ......read more
• UAE Consumers are urged to join the virtual launch event and “Own The Night” with the new OPPO Reno4 Series
• Design-led series packs a punch with 5G and innovative offerings for a smartphone camera
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 September 2020 – Global technology brand, OPPO, is set to launch the all-new Reno4 Series, together with its latest OPPO Enco wireless headphones in the Middle East later this month. Living up to its mission of elevating life through technological artistry, OPPO’s new range of products promises to not only deliver exquisite design and innovation but also to enable a connected lifestyle through the power of 5G for more and more users.
Consistent with OPPO’s aspiration to elevate user-centric experience, the Reno4 Series has ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2020: At this month’s Huawei Developer Conference 2020, the global technology brand announced major upcoming updates for HarmonyOS 2.0, EMUI 11 and HMS (Huawei Mobile Services). These improvements will empower global developers and ecosystem partners to provide enhanced and innovative user experiences for users.
HarmonyOS 2.0: Officially Open Source with Mobile HarmonyOS Beta Available to Developers by Year End
Huawei announced its all-scenario experience operating system, HarmonyOS, back in 2019. Since then, a robust line-up of devices has been developed for the system, facilitating quick device discovery, instant connection, hardware collaboration, and resource sharing between multiple smart devices. The newly announced HarmonyOS 2.0, is bringing a comprehensive ......read more
The new addition to the Y series boasts a solid 64MP quad camera and a 40W HUAWEI SuperCharge and is available for pre-order on September 17th
United Arab Emirates, September 15, 2020: Huawei today announced the launch of the HUAWEI Y9a, the new entry level smartphone that is designed for photography and Super performance. Offering a SuperCamera experience with a 64MP Quad Camera, 40W HUAWEI SuperCharge, large storage and a sleek design with good value for money, the HUAWEI Y9a promises to be the perfect choice for consumers at every age. Capture something fun and explore more with the HUAWEI Y9a. The stunning smartphone comes in three stylish colour options including Midnight Black, Space Silver and Sakura Pink. It is available for pre-order from September 17th, 2020 in the UAE, ......read more
Enjoy A Seamless Music Experience with Intuitive Touch Controls
United Arab Emirates, September 15, 2020: Rise is demand for wireless earphone has grown substantially across the Middle East in recent years. As young consumers manage multiple electronic devices that require audio connectivity the appeal of wireless audio cannot be matched. The convenient, simple, and minimalistic design of wireless earbuds are ideal for fitness enthusiasts, music lovers, college students, and professionals.
Living in a digital world, users are striving to achieve maximum convenience with their everyday gadgets. Wireless touch controls, seamless connectivity, and quick sound pairing have become vital necessities to enjoy being hands-free and cord-free.
With a vision to create an intelligent ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 14 September 2020: The UAE maintained its Arab and regional leadership in a number of ICT related indicators, according to the Global Innovation Index Report 2020, which included results related to Global Competitiveness indicators for ICT sector.
According to the report, the UAE ranked first on the Arab and regional level in information and communication technologies (ICTs) pillar, ICT access indicator, and ICT use indicator. The UAE also ranked first in the Arab region in Generic top-level domains (gTLDs), and in Country-code top-level domains (ccTLDs) (.ae). This reflects the UAE’s efforts in enforcing the digital transformation embodied by the government’s directions towards being one of the leading countries in the world.
Dr. Ahmed bin Ali, Group Senior Vice President, Corporate ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 13th, 2020: HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced that the HyperX Alloy Origins™ Core featuring HyperX Red mechanical switches will be their first keyboard available in Arabic layout.
Alloy Origins Core keyboard is built for performance and longevity with a shorter actuation point and 80 million click rating. It maximizes desktop real estate with a space-saving tenkeyless layout for ultimate mouse movement. The keyboard features RGB exposed backlit keys for brighter illumination with radiant lighting effects and five adjustable brightness levels to enhance gaming, day or night. For added durability, stability and flexibility, Alloy Origins Core is built with a full aircraft-grade aluminium body and the USB Type-C to USB Type-A keyboard ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 13, 2020: Huawei Developer Conference 2020 (Together) was held last Thursday at Songshan Lake. In the keynote speech, Huawei announced major upcoming updates for HarmonyOS 2.0, EMUI 11, HMS(Huawei Mobile Services), HUAWEI HiLink, and HUAWEI Research. These improvements will empower global developers and ecosystem partners to provide enhanced and innovative user experiences for users. At the event, Huawei also unveiled six new products that will contribute to Huawei’s all-scenario experience – HUAWEI MateBook X, HUAWEI MateBook 14, HUAWEI WATCH GT 2 Pro, HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro, HUAWEI WATCH FIT and HUAWEI FreeLace Pro.
During the three days, Huawei will bring together developers from around the world through various exciting activities, including Lakeside Talks, Tech. Sessions, Tech. ......read more
Premium Sunglasses and Premium Audio in One Revolutionary Wearable
United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: Bose today announces three new Frames — each combining the protection and style of premium sunglasses with the functionality of premium headphones in one revolutionary wearable.
The new Frames Tempo delivers the best performance in the Frames line-up and is engineered specifically for outdoor workouts — like biking, running, and climbing. The Frames Tenor and Soprano are for everyday use with improved style, design, and acoustics over the original. Both feature Bose’s proprietary Open Ear AudioTM Technology and the tiniest, thinnest, most invisible Bose speaker systems ever. The result is a breakthrough in mobile audio: immersive sound from eyewear — not ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: Ericsson has joined the 450 MHz Alliance to support critical mobile communications networks for industries such as public safety and utilities that require secure and resilient wide-area coverage.
Traditionally regarded as a niche band, 450MHz spectrum has grown in relevance to the mission-critical networks market in recent years. The 450MHz band addresses critical network users’ needs with a wider reach at a reasonable cost.
The 450MHz Alliance is an industry association that represents the interests of industries that recognize the potential of 450MHz spectrum. Its members include communications service providers and equipment manufacturers and companies representing multiple industries.
BENEFITS OF 450MHz
In addition to security and resilience, other ......read more
More than one million viewers witness the Semi-Final and Grand Final matches live on Facebook and YouTube
Dubai, 9 September 2020: INFINITY from Algeria came out on top to win the second edition of the Free Fire Arab Tribal tournament which was watched live online by more than one million people.
In the Grand Final, INFINITY’s Medien Bakour (INF.9tl), Bahi Sehar (INF.Kapablo), Bendjebara Abdennour (INF Abdou BN), Allouche Mohamed Abderrahmane (INF R3B) and Adem Hadjaissa (INF HARACHI) were at the top of their game to defeat Tunisia’s Team Remind.
Team Remind from Tunisia were the runners-up in the tournament while Hooliganz_TM also from Tunisia claimed third-place finish in the event, which competed with 144 teams from across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
INFINITY is ......read more
Latest Legion lineup delivers ultimate gaming immersion, backed by upgraded cooling technology and reimagined keyboard
Dubai, UAE, September 7, 2020: Lenovo today announces the local availability of its latest Legion PCs and desktops, enhanced by new gamer-inspired features to give players a competitive edge.
At the heart of the upgraded lineup of PCs available in Saudi Arabia are key features including Lenovo’s Legion TrueStrike keyboard and Legion Coldfront 2.0 technology.
The TrueStrike keyboard has been designed with professional gameplay and typing productivity in mind – offering 100 percent anti-ghosting, sub-millisecond response times and soft-landing switches for precise and tactile operation.
Evolving Legion’s flagship cooling technology, Legion Coldfront 2.0 now enables ......read more
7 September 2020 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates: TCL, one of the leading players in the global TV industry and a leading consumer electronics company, today launched its new TCL QLED TV model, C815 to the United Arab Emirates customers. TCL’s much-anticipated QLED TV portfolio themed, “Beyond Your Imagination”, continues to raise the bar for imagery and audio-visual experience, delivering pure and rich colors with exceptional acoustic performance.
“With the help of deep supply chain vertical integration, TCL has been committed to Quantum Dot Display Technology since 2014. With the exciting momentum driven over the years, now it’s the perfect time to introduce TCL QLED TVs to more consumers in different parts of the world. With exceptional color performance powered by Quantum Dot Display ......read more
New Adaptor Enables Advanced Autofocus Capabilities When Attaching A-mount Lenses to Latest E-mount Bodies
Dubai, UAE, 7 September 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa announced the new LA-EA5, a 35mm Full-frame A-mount lens adaptor that allows users to easily pair advanced E-mount camera bodies with A-mount lenses1.
Using the new LA-EA5 A-mount adaptor, users can now access the acclaimed autofocus and high-speed shooting capabilities found in Sony’s latest E-mount camera bodies1 with A-mount SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor) and SAM (Smooth Autofocus Motor) lenses , as well as A-mount lenses that do not have internal focus motors.
When used with the Alpha 7R IV or Alpha 66003, high-speed continuous shooting with AF/AE tracking at up to 11 fps is possible with SSM/SAM lenses and ......read more
Regardless of How Bright the Room or Dark the Scene, LG CineBeam 4K
UHD Laser Projector Delivers the Ultimate Home Cinematic Experience
United Arab Emirates, September 06, 2020: The newest LG CineBeam 4K UHD Laser projector (model HU810P) from LG Electronics (LG) is designed to deliver an authentic movie theater experience to consumers in the comfort of their own homes. The latest innovation in LG’s popular high-resolution projector lineup, this projector offers features and technologies that make it the perfect choice for movie lovers and families who are entertaining at home. In addition to its cinematic quality picture, this model offers easy and convenient access to movies released direct to streaming services via compatibility with popular content streaming apps.
LG CineBeam 4K UHD Laser ......read more
New Units Being Unveiled at IFA 2020 Keep Groceries Fresher
Even Longer Meaning Fewer Trips to the Supermarket
United Arab Emirates, September 02, 2020: LG Electronics (LG) is helping consumers realize their dream kitchens with the unveiling of new refrigerator models at IFA 2020: improved InstaView™ Door-in-Door™ refrigerator with UVnano, updated LG Fridge and Freezer pair and latest InstaView ThinQ™ refrigerator. Adding to an already comprehensive list of features, these new kitchen appliance models demonstrate LG’s commitment to giving consumers more choice and helping them to live their best hygienic, culinary lives.
LG’s newest kitchen innovation uses the power of light to improve health and hygiene. LG InstaView Door-in-Door refrigerator with UVnano utilizes ultraviolet LED ......read more
August 31, 2020: Global technology brand, HONOR, has announced it will be part of the IFA 2020 Special Edition in Berlin on September 4. Under the theme Expand Your Smart Life, HONOR will be launching a portfolio of products including smart wearables, personal computers, and tablets. The new lineup will feature the latest preeminent technology for today’s digital consumer.
HONOR’s 1+8+N IoT strategy, which refers to an ecosystem integration of one smartphone, eight categories of additional connected products and a wide offering of third-party linked devices that create an intelligent and fully immersed experience.
As a young and disruptive tech brand, HONOR pioneers the chic lifestyles of a tech-native generation who want to be themselves. With a purpose to provide an unforgettable experience in ......read more
• The new devices seamlessly integrate with the wider Galaxy ecosystem to reimagine customer experiences on every occasion
• The Galaxy Note20 is the most powerful note series seamlessly connecting with the Galaxy ecosystem to navigate the rapidly changing world
Dubai, UAE 26 August, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced the availability of new power devices, which have enhanced the Galaxy ecosystem and together form the brand’s new suite of flagship devices. The highly anticipated range will now be available in the UAE, and will consist of the Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra, the most powerful Note series ever; Galaxy Tab S7 and S7+, the next generation of versatile tablets; Galaxy Watch3, the latest and most advanced edition to the wearables segments; Galaxy Buds ......read more
The new fashionable watch boasts a 1.64-inch Stylish HD screen, 10 days battery life and a myriad of health and fitness features
United Arab Emirates, August 26, 2020: Huawei has today announced the launch of its latest fitness watch, HUAWEI WATCH FIT. Huawei’s first ever smart sports watch with a stylish large HD rounded rectangular face and a 10 day battery life, the HUAWEI WATCH FIT helps users in keeping track of their health with scientific health tracking features and encourages them to get into new forms of exercise through a variety of animated fitness courses and workout modes.
Available from September 3rd, 2020, Huawei’s latest fitness watch ushers in a new era of smart wearables, challenging users to style up their fitness as they reframe their outlook on their own performance ......read more
The OPPO Gaming Challenge is on until August 29th at Mall of Emirates as part of Dubai Summer Surprises
Dubai, August 26, 2020: As part of OPPO’s partnership with Dubai Summer Surprises, the global smartphone brand has seen an incredible response from the gaming community at its Gaming Challenge at Mall of the Emirates.
With four days remaining of the challenge, gaming aficionados have the chance to meet and play against some of the region’s leading gaming talent such as Ahmed Al Nasheet (@dvlzgame), Amr Nassouhy (@nsoo7y) and Hussain Yousuf Anwar (@h.messi.10). Furthermore, participants can compete for the ultimate prize of a final match with Manny (@manny), a UK-based YouTuber and streamer who rose to prominence after featuring regularly alongside his brother Tobjizzle and the rest of the Sidemen in ......read more
UAE, Dubai – 25 August 2020: Consumers in the UAE can enjoy and experience the amazing new Modesh and Dana themes that are now free to download from the Huawei Themes Store. This rollout has been done in collaboration with to bring more joy and excitement to the users.
Available on all Huawei and HONOR devices supporting EMUI 10 and EMUI 9, users can enjoy a variety of themes from the Huawei Themes store that embody the joyful character, Modesh, along with his new friend, Dana, who has been officially introduced as one of DSS’ biggest surprises and Modesh’s best new buddy.
Ahmed Al Khaja, CEO, Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), said: "The surprises keep coming this Dubai Summer Surprises, as we unveil that Modesh and Dana are now available as unique themes on Huawei and HONOR ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 20, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced that a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed with Schoolvoice, the UAE-pioneered EdTech and a digital platform designed for schools to optimize communication and engagement within their community, to guarantee the continuity of effective distance learning. The news aligns with the UAE government’s directives to ensure rapid response in dealing with the impact of the outbreak on the education sector and keep pace with the changes imposed by the pandemic.
The signed MoU aims to empower schools across the UAE, looking to harness cutting-edge and state-of-the-art technologies for digital education. The two parties will cooperate by virtue of this partnership to enhance the learning and teaching experience for the ......read more
By: Ehab Halablab, Regional Sales Director – Middle East at A10 Networks
Last year ransomware made a comeback, as worldwide mobile operators made aggressive strides in the transformation to 5G, and GDPR achieved its first full year of implementation. The industry saw some of the largest fines ever given for massive data breaches experienced by enterprises. As the spike in demand for ransomware-as-a-service tools in underground forums, coupled with the anonymity offered by the dark web, the surge in these types of cyberthreats should not be a surprise.
This year ransomware will ......read more
SRS-XB43, SRS-XB33 and SRS-XB23
• Enhanced sound quality with the newly developed X-Balanced Speaker Units on the SRS-XB43, SRS-XB33 and SRS-XB23
• No limits to enjoying your music with water proof, dust proof and shock proof design
• The new line-up features a fresh design, including the SRS-XB23’s new compact, lightweight and easy to carry design
Dubai, UAE, 20 August 2020: Sony Middle East and Africa refreshed its EXTRA BASSTM wireless speaker line-up with the addition of the SRS-XB43, SRS-XB33 and SRS-XB23. ......read more
Cloud-based customer services drive reliability and operational efficiency
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2020: Infonas, a leading global telecommunications service and cloud provider in the Middle East, has selected software and services from Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) to expand its network capabilities and meet increasing demand for high performance connectivity. To serve its growing customer base of government, private and public sector customers that require high bandwidth services with zero downtime, Infonas is leveraging Ciena’s Hosted Manage, Control and ......read more
By: Adil Baghir, Technology Consultant Lead, Middle East & Africa at A10 Networks
The load balancer market is expected to grow to US$ 5billion by 2023, and trends such as mobile broadband, multi-cloud and hybrid cloud, virtualisation, remote working, and bring your own device (BYOD) have helped to fuel this growth. The result is that tremendous pressure is being placed on IT departments to ensure high availability for mission-critical applications such as ERP, communication and collaboration systems, and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
The need for high availability
High ......read more
HVAC Systems to Reflect Changing Space and Management Needs for New Normal
United Arab Emirates, August 18, 2020: The pandemic has overwhelmed every sector, yet none more so than healthcare. According to an IBISWorld report, in Australia, less than 20% of public hospitals are equipped with a specialized Intensive Care Unit (ICU), required for managing the welfare of the most critically-ill patients. NHS England also confirmed that up to 20% of affected patients in several hospitals caught COVID-19 at the hospital, while being treated for other diseases.
The pandemic has ......read more
Dubai, August 17, 2020: Al-Futtaim Technologies has announced that it has been awarded Cisco’s Gold Partnership Certification making it one of only six companies in the UAE that has received this prestigious recognition.
As part of the certification process, the Al-Futtaim company had to meet the rigorous standards set forth by Cisco in networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction. The process also included a third-party audit that validates a partner’s technology skills, business practices, customer satisfaction, presales and post-sales support ......read more
Led By OLED TV’s Ninth Straight Win, LG’s Innovative
Home Entertainment Products Take Prestigious Awards
DUBAI, August 16, 2020 — LG Electronics (LG) continues its long history of success at the EISA Awards with four of LG’s innovative home entertainment solutions being honored for superior performance, outstanding design and maximum usability this year. Organized by the Expert Imaging and Sound Association (EISA), the world’s largest consumer electronics editorial organization, recognition at this year’s competition went to LG OLED TV ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 16th August, 2020 – Mindware, one of the region’s leading Value Added Distributors (VADs), today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world. As per the agreement, Mindware will offer Keysight’s Network Applications & Security group’s entire portfolio of network testing, visibility and security solutions through its expansive network of channel partners to ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 13th August, 2020 – Kodak Alaris has announced that it will host a series of dynamic webinars from August through to October 2020 for organizations in the Middle East, Turkey, Africa and Russia (METAR) region. The first of the five free webinars, entitled ‘Covid 19: Impact, Trends, and The Way Forward’ will take place on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 3:00pm Gulf Standard Time (GST). Experts from the company will discuss the effects of the pandemic in the business sector and educate regional organizations on how to leverage everything from Work from Home (WFH) ......read more
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, 12th August, 2020 — Mindware, a leading regional IT value-added distributor, today announced that Middle East organizations can now leverage the proven ROI benefits of WAN optimization and application acceleration technology through a new bundle incorporating industry-leading solutions from Microsoft and Riverbed®.
By blending Riverbed® SteelHead™ WAN optimization and Riverbed® SaaS Accelerator with Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365, Mindware will introduce regional enterprises from all industries in the Middle East to a powerful ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 11th August, 2020 - Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced general availability of Nutanix Clusters on AWS, extending the flexibility and ease of use of the company’s hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) software, along with all Nutanix products and services, to bare metal Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instances on Amazon Web Services (AWS). With this announcement, Nutanix delivers hybrid cloud infrastructure — one that allows businesses to accelerate their digital initiatives and optimize spending, priorities further ......read more
LG PuriCare helps Eliminate Allergens for a Cleaner Home Air Environment
DUBAI, UAE, AUGUST 10, 2020 – Air quality is a topic which has fast become important to everyone. People are more concerned about the air they breathe, but it’s not just the air outside that they should think about. Keeping tabs on indoor air quality is important to maintain a healthy at home environment. However, it is a hard issue to tackle, unlike smog or dust outside, homeowners are not able to see the visible consequences of poor indoor air quality.
Things like chemicals from ......read more
• Superior sound with Industry-leading Noise Cancellation
• Enjoy less noise and even purer sound with smart listening technology that automatically personalises your experience
• Practical, comfortable and stylish with up to 30 hours battery life
Dubai, UAE, 8 August 2020 – Sony Middle East & Africa today announced the WH-1000XM4, the 4th generation over-ear wireless noise cancelling headphones in Sony’s award-winning 1000X family. The latest headphones offer all the much-loved technology from the hugely popular WH-1000XM3, ......read more
The highly anticipated release of Samsung’s newest flagship devices is nearing closer and Samsung is happy to provide consumers with pre-order opportunities
Dubai, UAE – 6 August 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced that pre-orders for the Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra have started in the UAE from August 5TH until August 20th, and will be available only at Samsung brand shops and authorized online and offline retail stores.
Premium in design and elegant in appearance, the Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra are available with Mystic ......read more
HONOR Successfully Expand International Business into PC and Wearable category, Experience Consistent Growth in Russia and Made Solid Progress in Sales and User Registration at HIHONOR.com
August 06, 2020: Huawei, has announced its business results for the first half of 2020. The company generated CNY454 billion in revenue during this period, representing a 13.1% increase year-on-year, with a net profit margin of 9.2%. Huawei's carrier, enterprise, and consumer businesses achieved CNY159.6 billion, CNY36.3 billion, and CNY255.8 billion in revenue, ......read more
Stay productive, connected, and healthy in this new era with Samsung’s newest Galaxy wearables
Dubai, UAE – August 6, 2020: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd announced today at Unpacked the launch of Galaxy Watch3 and Galaxy Buds Live. Galaxy Watch3 is a next-generation smartwatch that combines timeless craftsmanship with cutting-edge health and wellness features. Galaxy Buds Live are the newest shape of true wireless earbuds, boasting a stylish and ergonomic design paired with premium audio technology.
Galaxy Watch3 and Galaxy Buds Live are convenient tools ......read more
Launching in August, OPPO’s Find More campaign encourages the UAE to push boundaries and explore more possibilities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 05 August 2020 – Global smartphone brand OPPO has partnered with three Find More Explorers – award-winning content creator, YouTuber and online personality EMKWAN, Nayla al-Kaaja, the first female film director-producer in the UAE and renowned photographer Jumanah Jolie – to create a video series aimed at inspiring the people of the UAE to continue pushing their boundaries of creativity, deliver content that ......read more
LG Prioritizes Health and Wellness with Smart Features in its InstaView Refrigerators
DUBAI, UAE, AUGUST 5, 2020 – The environment inside the refrigerator can often be overlooked, as families fall into a pattern where they assume their fridge health is guaranteed. However, factors such as germs and poor circulation can not only create unpleasant odors but also affect the longevity and freshness of food.
The refrigerator keeps food for the family, so it must be extremely hygienic, but bacteria and odor easily build up inside the refrigerator, and it is not easy or ......read more
Flexible and Efficient Use of Signage to Market Directly with Customers
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 04, 2020: Across the MEA region, indoor display advertising has become one of the most traditional yet highly effective ways to advertise new products, help customers navigate a store and reinforce a brand’s identity.
When compared to any other form of indoor signage, LED has proven to be more efficient, valuable, and useful for diverse indoor applications. LED Signage is becoming more attractive to business owners who are looking for digital ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 3rd August, 2020 - Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced today announced it has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Hyperconverged Infrastructure, Q3 2020, published by Forrester Research, Inc. The report evaluated 11 HCI vendors on Current Offering, Market Presence, and Strategy, and Nutanix was positioned as a leader with among the highest scores across these three categories. Nutanix believes these results are consistent with additional independent market research from other firms, all of which conclude that Nutanix ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3 August 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa today announced a lineup of its current BRAVIA TVs are officially ‘Ready for PlayStation®5’. The new ‘Ready for PlayStation 5’ tagline has been created in partnership with Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) to make it easier for consumers to select the optimum TV in preparation for the highly anticipated launch of PlayStation 5 (PS5™), the next-generation game console releasing this holiday season.
The first ‘Ready for PlayStation 5’ TVs from Sony ......read more
Resilient Company Weathering Storm of Global Public Health, Economic Crises
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 01, 2020: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) second-quarter 2020 financial results were affected significantly by the worldwide impact of the pandemic. Consolidated revenue of KRW 12.83 trillion (USD 10.51 billion) was 17.9 percent lower than the same period of 2019, while operating profit of KRW 495.4 billion (USD 405.65 million) declined 24.1 percent from last year’s record second-quarter operating income. The resilient company managed its supply chain and ......read more
In Dubai and Abu Dhabi, there is one industry whose snowballing popularity is rapidly drawing attention: eSports. As detailed by gamesradar.com, it is a form of competition that uses video gaming as its medium and it is on the rise across the world. However, nowhere has its ascendancy been more meteoric in recent months than the United Arab Emirates.
Let's take a look at the factors driving this trend and what these might mean for the future.
A growing industry
As ardent gamers can attest, Dubai’s eSports scene is already noteworthy, with ......read more
Dubai, UAE 29th July 2020: Red Hat has launched Integration -a comprehensive set of integration and event processing technologies for creating, extending and deploying container-based integration services across hybrid and multi-cloud environments. As an agile, distributed and API-centric solution, Red Hat Integration enables organizations to connect and share data between applications and systems required in a digital world.
The world of enterprise IT has seen a massive shift over the last decade as cloud computing has changed the way we work and do business. Today, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 29, 2020: International Friendship Day is a celebration that marks close association and camaraderie between people. Thanks to the advancements made in smartphone innovation and technology, keeping in touch with friends is easy, convenient, and enjoyable in modern day society. Rather than writing letters like the old days or sending emails and text messages at the end of the 20th century, we can now seamlessly speak to friends and family living on the other side of the world in-person through our mobile screens without being interrupted. Here, we ......read more