Abu Dhabi, 22 October 2020: Etisalat Group today announced its consolidated financial statement for the Q3 2020 ending 30th September 2020.
Q3 Financial Highlights and Key Developments
• Aggregate subscriber base reached 149 million; representing Year over Year increase of 1%.
• In Q3 2020, consolidated revenues reached AED 13.0 billion, while consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 2.4 billion, an increase of 6% compared to same period last year.
• In the third quarter, Consolidated EBITDA amounted to AED 6.9 billion, representing an increase of 2% year over year and resulting in EBITDA margin of 53%
• Etisalat subscribers can now access 5G fixed networks for the first time from their homes in UAE
• Etisalat partnered with Ericsson to ......read more
Optimize Next Mobile Gaming Match with Premium Features from HONOR
United Arab Emirates, October 21, 2020: With UAE mobile users increasing their time on their devices, research show that the most popular type of apps in the MENA region are online and mobile games. As the MENA region is home to the world’s most active gaming community, reports estimate that the MENA gaming market will be worth US$6billion by 2021 . With the Middle East seeing a surge in mobile gaming it is no wonder consumers are looking for a mobile device to match their gaming enthusiasm.
Global technology brand, HONOR, understands that elevating users’ game-play experience and performance so they can enjoy and gain a competitive edge has become a priority. HONOR devices offer intelligent software ......read more
LG’s Advanced Microwave Ovens Bring Convenience and Creativity into the Kitchen
United Arab Emirates, October 21, 2020: As homeowners strive to maintain a work-life balance, preparing meals which are not only tasty, but are also healthy remain a top priority. Yet, finding the time to make such dishes can often be a struggle.
Designed to make cooking faster and more enjoyable are LG’s NeoChef microwaves offer a host of smart features to enable even amateur chefs the opportunity to create healthy dishes in less time.
Even Heating and Defrosting
When heating food in a microwave oven, common pain points include users finding their items hot in the center and cold on the outside, or one side heated more than another. In a conventional microwave, this temperature difference can amount to a ......read more
Samsung ranked 5th place with brand value of USD 62.3 billion, a twelvefold increase from its initial evaluation in 2000
United Arab Emirates, October 20, 2020: Samsung Electronics announced today that it has become number five in the Best Global Brands 2020 list announced by Interbrand, a global brand consulting company, with its largest-ever brand value of USD 62.3 billion.
Despite the challenging business environment brought on global companies by COVID-19 in 2020, Samsung saw a 2% rise in brand value from USD 61.1 billion in 2019 to USD 62.3 billion this year. Samsung ascended to the global top five in three years after reaching number six in the list of Best Global Brands 2017.
The company has been recording consistent growth in terms of brand value ......read more
HONOR Devices Simplify Daily Tasks with Huawei Assistant
United Arab Emirates, October 19, 2020: Intelligent virtual assistants (IVA) have seen tremendous growth as AI technology has enhanced its application across devices. The functionality offers accessibility and unrivaled convenience that have helped drive its success in the market. Reports estimate that the global IVA market reached a value of US$ 2.75 Billion in 2019 , showing the increasing interest and value for this artificial intelligence.
In HONOR’s Intelligent Living report, it looked at how smart assistants play the role of interfacing with users across multiple touchpoints in the digital ecosystem. Smart assistants must be able to communicate across devices, mobile apps and cloud services to provide actionable ......read more
UAE customers can now place orders for the best iPhone ever with the powerful A14 Bionic, all-new design with Ceramic Shield, pro camera system and the biggest Super Retina XDR display ever on an iPhone
Dubai, UAE, 17 October 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is bringing the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 to the UAE, with pre-orders starting from October 16 at 4pm to October 23 at 8am. Featuring the most 5G bands on any smartphone, iPhone 12 models offer the broadest 5G coverage worldwide. UAE customers can now enjoy the device’s next-generation capabilities on du’s faster and more reliable 5G network.
With a beautiful all-new design, iPhone 12 models feature an unparalleled new camera systems, edge-to-edge Super Retina XDR displays for a more immersive viewing experience, the ......read more
The Galaxy S Series has delivered premium smartphone experiences for over a decade and the latest addition to the category has been created based on the feedback of Samsung enthusiasts
Dubai, UAE, 17 October 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced that the all-new Galaxy S20 Fan Edition (FE), the latest premium flagship smartphone, is now available for purchase in Samsung brand stores and authorized retailers across the UAE. Created in line with Samsung users' recommendations, the Galaxy S20 FE comprises many features synonymous with the Galaxy S20 Series and a design that offers an entirely new look and feel - at an accessible price point.
“Here at Samsung, we have always been driven by our vision to inspire our customers with innovative technologies, products, and designs that enrich their lives ......read more
Intelligent Features from LG InstaView Maintain Freshness for Longer
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: While more people are cooking at home, trying out new recipes and spending greater time enjoying meals with family, there is a prevalent issue taking place in the kitchen. And that is food waste. As more people choose grocery shopping over ordering meals in an effort to save money and eat healthier, food is still finding its way into the waste bin. According to the United Nations, about 1.3 billion tons of food is wasted each year globally, equivalent to one third of all the food produced for human consumption. The amount of food wasted is more than enough food to feed all the hungry people in the world, more than 800 million mouths.
As World Food Day aims to raise awareness about the ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: The profile and popularity of Samsung's innovations continue to evolve across the GCC. Brand enthusiasts are increasingly eager to acquire the latest releases at every opportunity, products that comprise next-generation technologies and deliver new value. At Samsung, our mission to excite, delight, and empower you goes beyond the world of entertainment and professional life. Besides smartphones, TVs, tablets, and wearables, another area that also garners vast attention and interest is our home appliances segment.
One of the standout highlights from this category that has attained widespread approval is our range of Twin Cooling PlusTM refrigerators, which have succeeded in rejuvenating kitchens and empowering people in several areas relating to cooking. One of the most important ......read more
HONOR PC Prioritizes Privacy with Smart Features
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: As nationwide remote working has surged across the UAE, cybersecurity threats have increased as hackers take advantage of vulnerable devices. Laptop cameras are particularly susceptible and perhaps one of the most invasive forms of hacking. According to a survey conducted by HP , the awareness of webcam hacking is high, with 79 percent of respondents understanding their privacy could be compromised via their laptop’s webcam. The majority of those surveyed physically cover their laptop webcams with tape, post-it stickers, or pieces of paper in order to feel more secure.
As cybersecurity continues to remain a top concern for laptop users, global technology brand, HONOR, has developed enhanced technological ......read more
Iconic. Smart. Comfortable. The world's first dynamic noise cancellation True Wireless Stereo earphones are set to redefine noise cancellation and are available in stores from October 22nd, 2020
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) today announced the launch of its latest flagship True Wireless Stereo (TWS) earphones, the HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro in the UAE. HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro is the world’s first intelligent dynamic noise-cancelling earphones and this year’s flagship among Huawei’s audio products, further establishing Huawei as a pioneer and innovator in the TWS earphones field. The new earphones deliver exquisite craftsmanship, long-lasting comfort, intelligent dynamic active noise cancellation, long-lasting battery life and a wide range of smart interaction ......read more
The realme 7 Pro can charge up to 13% in just three minutes and 100% in only 34 minutes, making it the world’s fastest charging smartphone among its peers.
Dubai - October 13, 2020: Realme, the fastest charging smartphone in the world, launched its 7-series dynamic smart phones in the UAE. realme offers unparalleled excellence and breathtaking design with its two new smart devices -- 7 and 7 Pro – with the brand’s key focus on catering to the needs of the younger generation and professionals.
The devices are manufactured with trendsetting technology that is distinctive in the market. The new range of realme brings spotlight on the trendy devices loaded with attractive features to provide seamless experience to the youth.
The rapidly growing smartphone brand brings groundbreaking products that ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2020: Jordan’s Ministry of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship (MODEE) has signed an MoU with SITA, the global IT provider for the air transport industry, to support the employment of new graduates in Jordan.
The agreement aligns with MODEE’s training and employment program that aims to secure jobs for young graduates specializing in IT and Telecommunications. The partnership is also in line with SITA’s vision to expand its Amman office and grow its global operations team. Currently 68 IT experts support over 300 airports and airlines across the world from the SITA Support Centre based in the city.
“This partnership will aid our ongoing efforts to provide jobs opportunities to young graduates in Jordan with leading international companies while ......read more
Company’s Sees Growth Across Air Conditioning and Air Purification Portfolio in 2020
United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2020: As the pandemic unfolded, the need for more advanced air solutions was quickly recognized by businesses the world over, with organizations accelerating their efforts to install new heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technologies at unprecedented speed and scale.
With physical spaces now either fully open, or experiencing phased re-openings, from major transport hubs, hotels and entertainment venues, to offices and schools – three common challenges remain: operating efficiently, maintaining comfortable environments and instilling a sense of confidence for people to return.
As a market leader in air solutions, LG Electronics (LG) continues to ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 10, 2020: Samsung’s latest lifestyle TVs have been developed to offer heightened elements of elegance and beauty. Unlike conventional TVs, each product of new range blends effortlessly into all surroundings, adding an artistic component and extra dimension never before seen in households through exquisite and incomparable design. Lifestyle and design have emerged as a way of life for today’s consumers, a concept that has brought increased demands for new products that complement the needs of users.
Through creativity, intuitiveness, and the latest technology innovations, Samsung’s engineers developed three next-generation lifestyle TVs that, while different in their own unique way, provide exactly that on every occasion. Here, we explore why The Sero, The Serif, and The ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 08, 2020: The Galaxy Note20 Series has made a big impact on the smartphone market since its recent arrival. After months of anticipation and excitement among Samsung enthusiasts, the capabilities of these incredible next-generation devices have been explored in their entirety across the GCC since the regional launch. The latest additions to the popular Note series, the Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, have followed in the footsteps of their predecessors and exceeded expectations, enjoying commercial and critical success, delivering new meaning to smartphone experiences, and enhancing user interactions with the Galaxy ecosystem.
At Samsung, we understand that technology is an enabler to increase productivity, improve performance, to demonstrate creative potential. And this is ......read more
UAE Pre-orders for the new flagship laptop start on October 8th, 2020 and include free gifts worth 1,299AED
At its best technology is a trusted companion that can bring us better efficiency and help us be more productive. That is why having the right tool is key. The new HUAWEI MateBook X showcases Huawei’s artistry and top-notch technology. Weighing only 1Kg, Huawei’s latest Most Elegant Thin & Light Laptop is not only Ultra-light and thin but it also comes with a stunning 3K HUAWEI Infinite FullView touchable display, smart multitasking features, solid performance and so much more!
Consumers do not have to wait long to enjoy these powerful features and technology either as the HUAWEI MateBook X is available for pre-order in the UAE from October 8th, 2020 for 5,499AED. The ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 07, 2020: NeckDoctor, the original ergonomic monitor arm company launches two unique new products in the region. NeckDoctor for Laptops, the Portable Ergonomic Laptop Stand Desk Workstation and NeckDoctor for Laptops-L, the Height Adjustable Ergonomic Laptop Standing Desk Workstation offering high-quality solutions for office and home to prevent improper sitting postures that strain the muscles and connecting tissues around the neck, head, back, spine and shoulder.
Founder Tarun K. Balani, & CEO – NeckDoctor, “Sedentariness begins with redesigning our workspace and rethinking how we function within that space. Thus, the first step toward solving the sit or stand dilemma is develop a healthy, balanced approach, combining periods of seated work with periods of standing work ......read more
Seamless Connectivity for the Modern Multitasker
United Arab Emirates, October 05, 2020: For the young professional, working on multiple projects is common practice. Meaning this modern multitasker is always searching for ways to increase productivity, streamline tasks and improve their focus. With an arsenal of intelligent devices, this digital consumer expects seamless connectivity to enhance workflow. Global technology brand, HONOR, has invested in ways to address this growing need with a unique operating feature as part of its all-scenario intelligent ecosystem strategy.
The innovative HONOR Magic-link 2.0 lets HONOR and Huawei smartphones connect with the HONOR MagicBook laptop with one simple tap. This function supports fast transfer of pictures and videos and the cross-platform ......read more
Sony MOE will offer complete digital imaging products and solutions, including latest range of headphones, for tech savvy customers in the UAE
5 October 2020 - Dubai, UAE: UAE tech savvy customers can check out the latest digital imaging products and headphones at the second Sony branded store located in the Mall of the Emirates (MOE).
Formerly branded as the Kansas store, Sony MOE will offer the latest range of industry leading Alpha mirrorless cameras, lenses and fixed lens compact series cameras. The new store will also offer a photoshoot section where customers can test and experience the latest Sony cameras.
A section at the new store will be dedicated to Sony’s latest range of headphones, including the new WH-1000XM4 noise cancelling, among others.
As part of the opening, Sony MOE will ......read more
Dubbed the fastest charging smart phone in the world, the new range brings spotlight on the young and trendy with devices loaded with seamless experience and top-end features
Dubai – October 5, 2020: Realme, the rapidly emerging smartphone brand in the world, is all set to launch its vibrant new realme smartphone 7 series in the UAE.
The brand targets the younger demographic that is increasingly conscious for value-for-money products with top-end features and seamless experience.
In just two years’ development, realme has entered 61 markets on five continents bringing together a combination of forward thinking technology and trend setting design, till now realme’s global user base has grown up to 45 million.
Dubbed the 65W fastest charging smart phone in the world, realme brings trend-setting ......read more
The new flagship laptop is available for pre-orders from October 8th, 2020 and gives UAE users a smarter way to work with Multi-Screen Collaboration and an immersive viewing experience
Dubai, UAE, 30 September 2020: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) today announced in the UAE the HUAWEI MateBook X, the latest addition to the HUAWEI MateBook line-up, transforming how consumers can work in this new era of mobile productivity. Featuring the series’ signature aesthetics, the HUAWEI MateBook X launches with significant enhancements to portability due to its Ultra-light and thin body that weighs just 1kg. It is packed with innovations for an immersive experience like the 3K Infinite FullView display with full touch screen and latest 10th generation processors and an overall smart experience with Multi-Screen Collaboration as ......read more
Unveiled at IFA 2020 the new smartwatch comes with enhanced GPS technology and weather alerts
United Arab Emirates, September 30, 2020: Global smartphone brand HONOR announced earlier this month the launch the HONOR Watch GS Pro. For adventure lovers to fitness enthusiasts, this smartwatch makes outdoor training and pursuing fitness goals more productive and with more style. The announcement was made at the 2020 IFA technology conference and is part of the brand’s unwavering commitment to helping consumers live a truly smart, productive and healthy life.
HONOR has witnessed immense growth in the wearables sector and continues to reinvent its offerings to keep up with the ever-changing needs of consumers. Whether that is taking adventures to greater heights or helping users achieve fitness goals, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 29, 2020 – Lenovo™ is very excited to unveil the latest addition to our premium X1 portfolio, ThinkPad™ X1 Nano. The lightest ThinkPad ever at just 1.99 pounds1 (907g) breaks new ground for performance and functionality in an incredibly featherweight package. Lenovo’s first ThinkPad based on Intel® Evo™ platform2 and powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, the X1 Nano delivers supreme speed and intelligence3 while maintaining outstanding battery life4. Stunning visuals are delivered through a narrow bezel 13-inch 2K display with a 16:10 aspect ratio, and four speakers and four 360-degree microphones enhance the audio-visual capabilities. For a truly immersive user experience, the X1 Nano supports Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos®. State of the art connectivity is ......read more
Affordable Smart Device Offers Innovative Features at an Accessible Price Point
United Arab Emirates, September 28, 2020: Global technology brand, HONOR, has strived to develop a comprehensive suite of products that meet the needs of digital consumers. With this ethos in mind it should come as no surprise that the latest smartphone from HONOR, the HONOR 9X Lite, is a feature-laden and affordable smartphone that promises to deliver intelligent experiences for today’s sophisticated and digital-first consumers. The HONOR 9X Lite, the latest member of HONOR’s 9X series, offers more accessibility to innovative technology for those who are budget conscious.
The HONOR 9X Lite boasts a 6.5-inch HONOR FullView Display and comes with a dual camera set-up that comprises a 48MP main camera and a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 10, 2020 – The colossal growth in demand for smart devices, including laptops, indicates a shift towards consumers embracing a more “always-on” digital lifestyle. In response to the need for portability and multi-device connectivity, global technology brand HONOR introduces, for the first time, a product from HONOR’s PC category for UAE audiences.
Designed for on-the-go professionals and students who need a powerful laptop to take them from day to night, the all new HONOR MagicBook 14 boasts a thin, lightweight notebook with up to 10-hour battery ......read more
• Thinner and more modern look and feel, without premium price tag
• Lowest priced laptop in dynabook range
• Business tasks and collaboration made easy with solid range of performance, connectivity, and security features
9 June 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Today, Dynabook Europe GmbH announces the launch of the Satellite Pro C50, a budget-conscious business laptop that has been carefully engineered to provide users with all the tools needed for a productive working day. Equipped with a variety of performance, connectivity and ......read more
Art-Inspired OLED Models and Expanded 8K Lineup Provide
Outstanding Picture and Sound Quality for a Viewing Experience Second to No
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 09, 2020: LG Electronics (LG) has announced the rollout of its stellar 2020 TV lineup, led by new OLED models including the art-inspired GX Gallery series, real 8K ZX models and 4K Ultra HD TVs. The undisputed world leader in OLED TVs, LG is taking the viewing and gaming experience into exciting, new territories, starting later this month in the Middle East.
Consumers will ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 8TH June, 2020: Fueled by massive IoT botnets and new reflected amplification exploits, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks continue to grow in size and sophistication and have broken the 1 Tbps barrier. The current pandemic has only increased the threat as cyber attackers find new targets in healthcare, government, online gaming and remote working services. Service providers, MSSPs and enterprises require a new generation of DDoS protection technology to protect their networks.
To respond to this threat, A10 is offering a leap forward for service providers with DDoS ......read more
Upgraded HONOR smartphone is the all-rounder for extraordinary user experience
Dubai, UAE, June 8, 2020 – Performance is at the heart of every HONOR device, which is why the HONOR 9X PRO packs only the most relevant hardware and software upgrades that answers to users’ smartphone habits, challenging the smartphone industry with its latest technology.
Featuring the 48MP Triple Camera, 6.59” HONOR FullView Display and the state-of-the-art 7nm Kirin 810 AI Chipset, the all-inclusive smartphone embodies the dynamic and ambitious spirit of ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th June, 2020 - Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced that it has signed Alpha Data, a leading solutions provider in the Middle East, as a ‘Master Reseller Partner’ in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). As part of the agreement, Alpha Data is authorized to purchase products and services from Nutanix distributors and carry out implementations of the vendor’s market-leading multi-cloud infrastructure solutions across the UAE.
Nutanix will assist Alpha Data in developing and certifying its staff to provide design, ......read more
5G capabilities and next-generation AI camera technologies have been a revelation since the introduction of the Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra to the market in February 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 04, 2020: Today, Samsung Gulf Electronics reaffirmed the tremendous response and reception that the Galaxy S20 series has culminated in the period since its launch earlier this year. The February 2020 introduction of the highly anticipated series, which comprises the Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra, was widely hailed as the beginning of an exciting new chapter ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 3 June 2020: Emirates Post has announced the resumption of all mail, packets and parcel services to Pakistan, providing the UAE’s Pakistani community as well as businesses a cost-effective channel to the high-volume market. Pakistan is one of Emirates Post’s key markets in South Asia, accounting for nearly 80 tons of postal material in 2019.
“Pakistan is one of our busiest markets, and we are thrilled to reinstate services, following a temporary suspension due to the COVID-19 crisis. The Pakistani community is an ......read more
Savor every look with the HONOR 9X PRO and 9X Lite
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 03, 2020: Smartphones are easily the best way to capture an outfit of the day, but not all phone cameras are created equal. Effective lighting, stabilization, and resolution can all have an impact on how the final look ends up on your social feed. Capture the perfect look with ease thanks to intelligent photography features from the new HONOR 9X series.
Embracing evolution in the smartphone industry and transformation in user preferences, HONOR ups the ante with the HONOR ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 2nd June, 2020 – Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today unveiled a suite of innovative workplace solutions and a new vision for three return to work scenarios – returning to the office and venues, working from home, and ultimately, the office reimagined. With Aruba’s AI-powered, cloud-native networking solutions as their foundation, each scenario provides pragmatic steps organizations can take today to expedite business recovery and implement contact tracing and touchless solutions that enhance the health and wellness of employees and ......read more
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 ......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 ......read more
RXi industrial displays are vivid, responsive and modular, delivering high performance even in harsh and difficult operating environments
May 31, 2020 - Emerson has released the new portfolio of RXi industrial display and panel PC products for monitoring, visualizing and enhancing everyday production processes in life sciences, metals and mining, power and water, and manufacturing and machinery. A modular design is foundational to the industrial display platform, enabling users to select the right configuration based on application needs and minimizing lifecycle cost through flexibility, ......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 ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 31st May, 2020 – Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced the expansion of the Aruba Instant On product family to include a new series of switches that enable small businesses to deploy a unified, high-speed network that is easy to set-up, manage and maintain. Whether deployed as part of a business continuity strategy or connectivity upgrade project, the new Aruba Instant On 1930 Series of smart-managed switches seamlessly integrate with existing Instant On indoor/outdoor access points (APs), and can be centrally managed with the Instant On ......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 ......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 ......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, ......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, ......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 ......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 ......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 ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 27th May, 2020 – Infoblox Inc., the leader in Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services, today announced new research that identifies the challenges Communication Service Providers (CSPs) face in transitioning to distributed cloud models, as well as the use cases for Multi-access edge computing (MEC), 5G New Radio (NR), and 5G Next Generation Core (NGC) networks.
The report, titled “DNS and the Edge: The Evolution will be distributed” was conducted by Heavy Reading and surveyed communication service providers around world to understand the role that DNS plays in ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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® ......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 ......read more
Emerson’s Rosemount Thermowell Design Accelerator eliminates the largest pain point of temperature process design – manual thermowell iterations – significantly increasing operational efficiencies and cost savings
May 19, 2020 – Emerson introduced the Rosemount™ Thermowell Design Accelerator, a free online thermowell design tool that eliminates manual thermowell iterations facing process design engineers when sizing thermowells. It is easy to use and intuitively guides users through complex projects, saving hours of wasted labor and resources. Users will be ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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® ......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 ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 13th May, 2020 –Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE) today announced the integration of Aruba ClearPass Policy Manager with Microsoft endpoint protection platforms to deliver significant advances in enterprise cyberattack protection. This integration allows ClearPass to control access to critical network resources based on endpoint security intelligence provided by Microsoft, reducing the risk posed by compromised network connections.
As a member of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association, an ecosystem of independent security software vendors ......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 ......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 ......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 ......read more
New ThinkPad E Series for SMB customers, powered by AMD Ryzen™ 4000 Series and ThinkPad T, X and L series with AMD Ryzen™ PRO 4000 Series Mobile Processors are coming soon
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Today, Lenovo announced the new ThinkPad E14 and E15 with up to AMD Ryzen™ 7 4700U processors with Radeon™ Graphics bringing an improved design, higher performance and enhanced productivity features for SMB customers. Also, selected ThinkPad T, X and L series powered by AMD Ryzen™ PRO 4000 Series Mobile Processors announced in ......read more
7 May 2020 - Bentley Institute, a leading organization advancing infrastructure professions by empowering practitioners, students, and academic institutions through continuous learning, scholarships, internships, and applied research partnerships, recently announced its Digital Infrastructure Student Idea Challenge 2020. The challenge is continuing Bentley Institute’s undeterred mission of nurturing future professionals, helping them stay active, engaged, and enthusiastic amid the challenging times of school closures and self-isolation.
With migration, urbanization, and climate ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 07, 2020: Adding to its extensive range of native full-frame E-mount lenses, Sony Middle East & Africa announced the launch of a new G LensTM series, the FE 20mm F1.8 G (Model name SEL20F18G) in the UAE. Ensuring excellent G Lens resolution and bokeh, the FE 20mm F1.8 G is a compact, lightweight, ultra-wide prime – the widest full-frame prime lens in the E-mount line-up – which gives Sony’s full-frame users more freedom to shoot stunning landscapes and starscapes as well as capturing impressive video.
The smart lens design ......read more
PLAYGO BH-70 showcases an intelligent design that meets consumers’ advanced e-lifestyle
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 07, 2020: PLAY one of India’s leading technology companies dedicated to providing unique, stylish and personalized experiences, has marked its entrance into the UAE market along with its leading headset brand PLAYGO BH-70™, the world’s first Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven noise cancelling wireless headset. PLAYGO BH-70™ , the latest headset innovation designed to meet the UAE consumers’ advanced technology ......read more
New smartphone developed for today’s sophisticated and digital-first consumers debuts at the irresistible price of AED 699
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 06, 2020: HONOR today announced the launch of the HONOR 9X Lite, a stylish and affordable smartphone that promises to deliver intelligent experiences for users, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The HONOR 9X Lite boasts a 6.5-inch HONOR FullView Display and comes with a dual camera set-up that comprises a 48MP main camera and a 2MP depth assist camera. It is powered by the Kirin 710 chipset and GPU Turbo ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 6th May, 2020: Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), today announced that it has successfully hosted a ‘Virtual Partner Xchange 2020’ conference in mid-April. The webinar with the theme ‘Scale up with Nutanix’ exclusively catered to Nutanix partners across the Middle East and Turkey and was attended by over 330 channel executives from across the region. The two hour programme included partner awards being announced at the end.
Bassam Al Masri, Director of Channel, METI at Nutanix said, “As a result of the COVID-19 virus impact on businesses, we ......read more
• Etisalat subscribers get free access to Dubai Police’s website and app
• Initiative stems from Dubai Police’s continuous efforts to make the emirate the safest city in the world
Dubai, 05 May 2020: Dubai Police today announced that it has partnered with Etisalat to launch an initiative providing Etisalat customers in the UAE with free access to Dubai Police’s website and mobile application without consuming internet data.
In addition to Dubai Police’s website and mobile app, Etisalat customers can access other ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 05, 2020: “Exactly 20 years ago, in May 2000, the computer virus "ILOVEYOU" caused trouble worldwide. It was one of the first examples of how social-engineering could play a vital role in cybercrime. It was not the first mass-mailing worm in the late 90's, but the virus was undoubtedly the one which affected most computers globally. While "ILOVEYOU" was not intended to generate money for the developers, the social engineering method, which tries to entice users to click on a link or open an attachment, is one of the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 5th May, 2020 – Infoblox Inc., the leader in Secure Cloud-Native and Cloud-Managed Network and Security Services, today announced expanded market opportunities through a collaboration with Ciena, combining the benefits of the Infoblox DDI Platform to dynamic NFV environments with Ciena’s universal customer premise equipment (uCPE). In this initial release, Infoblox DNS, DHCP, and IP Address Management (“DDI”) and Secure DNS capabilities are available for the Enterprise branch office edge, improving service agility with highly-available and dynamic DNS, DHCP ......read more
Genetec announces virtual trade show for the fall, and makes all training courses available online; company will significantly reduce its remaining 2020 industry tradeshow calendar
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 04, 2020: Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions today announced that it is significantly expanding its digital initiatives to make it easier for customers and partners to stay connected and informed over the coming months. Following the success of ......read more