Dropbox is One of the First to Qualify the Ultrastar 20TB SMR HDD, Placing them at the Forefront of Leveraging Data Center Capacity, Efficiency and Scalability for Meeting the Increasing Demands of Cloud Storage and Services by Businesses, Teams and Individuals Around the World
Dubai, UAE, October 27, 2020: Empowering the world’s most essential data infrastructures, Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) announced that Dropbox Inc. (NASDAQ: DBX), a leading global collaboration platform, is one of the first to qualify the Ultrastar DC HC650 20TB, host-managed, shingled magnetic recording (SMR) hard disk drives (HDD). With Western Digital SMR HDDs serving as the storage foundation for its custom-built, multi-exabyte storage platforms, Dropbox continues its strategic path, taking ......read more
United Arab Emirates - October 25, 2020: Excitement is at all-time high following the release of Samsung’s latest flagships. Several devices have been released to the market in quick succession – exceeding the expectations of every Galaxy enthusiast and empowering them like never before. At Samsung, our vision has always been to delight our customers. Based on the overwhelmingly positive feedback concerning our latest releases, this is something we have accomplished once more.
One such device is, of course, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 5G, the innovative phone that is already changing the shape of the future. Comprising new innovative tools and next-generation technologies, the Galaxy Z Fold2 5G is redefining powerful performance in the palm of one’s hand and has initiated a brand new chapter ......read more
UAE, Dubai, 25 October 2020: Huawei today announced new developments to Huawei Mobile Services ecosystem at the HUAWEI Mate 40 Series launch event, launching Petal Search, Petal Maps, HUAWEI Docs, levelling up global Huawei users' digital experience with other new updates.
Hardware and software integration enhances digital lifestyle experience
Huawei’s official search engine app, Petal Search now is available in over 170 countries and regions and supports over 50 languages, letting users conveniently and instantly find out the information and services they need.
Petal Search offers search capabilities across more than 20 categories, including apps, news, videos, images, shopping, flights, and local business. It also develops and integrates various tools, such as weather, calculator, rate ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 October 2020: Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) bolstered its product line-up with the advanced HUAWEI Mate 40 Series, the latest revolutionary flagship smartphones that empower users to leap further ahead. Showcasing the pinnacle of Huawei technology, the new Series reinforces Huawei’s dedication to innovation and its unrelenting determination to create the best Mate ever.
The HUAWEI Mate 40 Series has the Mate Series DNA at its core. Over the last eight years, there have been 10 outstanding generations of Mate Series devices and now the latest flagship smartphones take Mate to new heights with the best technology in the industry. From powerful performance to unique user interactions, everything about the HUAWEI Mate 40 Series has been fine-tuned to provide the most ......read more
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
• 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
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 04, 2020: Now more than ever, indoor air quality is of vital importance to health and well-being. Due to the current circumstances taking place around the world, people of all ages are being urged to stay at home, with adults and children alike working and learning remotely. Moreover, widespread restrictions mean people cannot exercise and experience the outdoors like they are used to.
Consumers require the air that they breathe to be purified – people cook at home, people may have allergies; people may have pets. At Samsung, we ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, May 4, 2020: Global smartphone brand HONOR, today confirmed that the anticipated HONOR Magic Earbuds will soon be available in the UAE. Offering maximum in-ear comfort and stability while also delivering flawless sound by effectively removing noise when listening to music, watching movies or on a call, the HONOR Magic Earbuds are set to be the best true wireless earphones with noise cancellation in their price bracket.
The HONOR Magic Earbuds deliver premium sound quality in a comfortable and attractive wireless design. Built with ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 04, 2020: Transfast, a leading cross-border payments service provider with a presence in over 140 countries, recently announced the launch of home delivery of money for recipients in Jordan.
With this service, all agent partners of Transfast in Jordan will facilitate delivery of cash to customers at their doorsteps, providing a wide coverage across the country. The launch is aimed at providing a convenient and a safer option to the consumers, especially in the backdrop of the on-going mobility restrictions in the country due to the ......read more
Dubai - May 04, 2020: Al-Futtaim Technologies has announced that it has completed installing the lighting systems for the recently revamped Al Wousta TV station.
The TV station which is located in Al Dhaid area of the emirate of Sharjah focuses on promoting the heritage, culture and traditions of the Central Region and highlighting its nature and archaeology to viewers all over the world.
The studio structure consists of a highly flexible motorized suspension ceiling system with 68 hoist and 20 motorized pantographs. The movable hoist system ensures that the ......read more
For the first time in UAE, customers can easily switch between prepaid and postpaid benefits using the same number
Dubai - 03 May 2020: Etisalat today announced the launch of ‘Easy Prepaid,’ enabling business customers to enjoy a prepaid feature on their existing postpaid mobile plan.
With this new hybrid capability, customers can now switch between prepaid and postpaid features without the need to change their existing number. They can also recharge their credit, make out-of-bundle calls and subscribe to add-ons using standard prepaid tariff ......read more
du announces new Ramadan offers for families to stay connected with loved ones
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 03, 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced it has launched a host of exclusive offers across home, prepaid, postpaid, and value-added services (VAS) for customers to keep them connected with loved ones and family as they celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Aiming to provide its customers with uninterrupted services to stay connected and enjoy the spirit of the Holy Month, du is introducing an offer for ......read more
The centre to stay open between 1200 to 2000 hrs all days of the week
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 30, 2020: VFS Global, the world's largest visa outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions worldwide, has reopened its Philippines ePassport Renewal Centre at Wafi Mall, 2nd Floor, 2 Umm Hurair 2, Dubai, with strict guidelines in place. The centre will accept ePassport renewal applications from Philippines nationals between 1200 to 2000 hrs all days of the week.
In order to ensure a safe, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 29, 2020: Global smartphone brand HONOR, today confirmed the upcoming launch of HONOR 9X Lite in the UAE. The stylish and affordable smartphone that promises to deliver intelligent experiences for today’s sophisticated and digital-first consumers, will be the newest addition to the company’s popular 9X series and follows the recent launch of the HONOR 9X PRO earlier this year.
The powerful X-series smartphones, well known for its iconic X-shaped 3D gradient glass back design, features an ultimate Full-View display, and a ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 29, 2020: As we spend Ramadan at home this year in the Emirates many of us are longing to see beyond the boundaries of our human eyes. It is not uncommon to find ourselves starring from our balconies or windows to take in our neighborhoods or the evening skies while enjoying the fresh air. Ramadan is a special time of year and brings its own unique atmosphere and ambience. This year it will be even more memorable as we share more time with our loved ones while also connecting through technology with those who we cannot be with in person. But even ......read more
Highest First-Quarter Operating Income Margin in Company History
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 29, 2020: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced first-quarter 2020 consolidated revenue of KRW 14.73 trillion (USD 12.45 billion) and operating profit of KRW 1.09 trillion (USD 921.47 million). Although revenue declined modestly compared with the same period last year, operating income improved 21.1 percent from the 2019 quarter making this only the second time in history when quarterly operating profit exceeded KRW 1 trillion. The 7.4 percent operating margin ......read more
Carlo Zamora scoops the US$1,000 first prize, while runner-up Klienne Eco receives US$ 750
The second week of Xposure International Photography Festival’s #HomeCaptured contest was dominated by stunning entries from the Philippines, with Carlo Zamora winning the top prize of US$ 1,000, and Klienne Eco claiming US$ 750 as runner-up. Both contestants are from Manila.
Zamora’s winning entry titled ‘Playing with Bubbles’ depicts a child blowing soap bubbles in quarantine at home. The jury described the image as “A thoughtful and well-executed ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 28, 2020: The Holy Month of Ramadan brings families together in kitchens around the world at sunset each day following abstinence from food and drink since sunrise. Food is very much at heart during this special period, and consumers can enjoy fresh, healthy, and fast cooked meals with Samsung kitchen appliances.
RS65 Side by Side FlexZoneTM refrigerator with All-around cooling
More space to store fresh food – Ever purchased food from the supermarket, but did not have enough room to store it all in the fridge? With ......read more
Zoom deploys Oracle Cloud within hours; enables millions of meeting participants within weeks
Dubai, United Arab Emirates — April 28, 2020: Today Oracle announced that Zoom Video Communications, Inc. is turning to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to support its growth and evolving business needs as the enterprise video communications company continues to innovate and provide an essential service to its extensive customer base.
“We recently experienced the most significant growth our business has ever seen, requiring massive increases in our service capacity. ......read more
Kuwait – April 28, 2020: Working from home can be a daunting task, but with the right apps at your disposal, everything ranging from productivity to fitness can all be made a whole lot easier. This is one of the best reasons why you need to check out the HUAWEI AppGallery and its wide range of apps that can help you with your day to day tasks.
What is HUAWEI AppGallery?
Huawei’s official app marketplace and one of the top 3 app platforms in the world, the HUAWEI AppGallery consists of a wide range of global and local apps, each suited for consumer needs. Apps that are ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 28, 2020: We’re excited to share that Zoom 5.0 is now generally available! This release delivers one of our most advanced security enhancements to date with support for AES 256-bit GCM encryption, which provides added protection for meeting data and greater resistance to tampering.
So, what does this new encryption algorithm mean for you, and what other security functionality should users be aware of in this new release? Here are 5 things you should know about Zoom 5.0:
1. AES 256-bit GCM encryption
Zoom 5.0 ......read more
As the effects of COVID-19 are felt around the world, UNHCR launched an appeal to raise $255m in donations to continue its relief, prevention, and response efforts for refugees and internally displaced persons globally
27 April 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has launched its new Ramadan campaign called #everygiftcounts, aiming to raise awareness of the plight of refugees globally and to help them continue important work in stopping the spread of COVID-19 in refugee camps.
The 60 second video which will be broadcast on OSN across ......read more
OSN is to produce a series of daily videos throughout Ramadan called ‘Sahtein with OSN’ which showcases traditional Middle Eastern recipes.
27 April, 2020, United Arab Emirates: During the Holy Month, OSN will be creating a new series of short-form cookery videos called ‘Sahtein Ma’a OSN’, teaching people how to cook traditional Ramadan favourites. Recipe videos will focus on teaching people how to cook traditional favorites such as akkawi cheese stuff zucchini and kunafa, along with new twists on classic flavors. The series ......read more
Technology meets fashion as new device combines Samsung’s cutting-edge technology with Thom Browne’s iconic aesthetics to create a unique smartphone experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 26, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today launched the all-new Galaxy Z-Flip Thom Browne Edition in the UAE, the device that will introduce a next-generation foldable smartphone experience through an exclusive collaboration between the leading technology company and iconic New York fashion brand. Galaxy Z-Flip Thom Browne edition was designed for consumers who are ......read more
Schneider Electric launches specific actions in response to the Covid-19 crisis and stays the course of its 2020 ESG agenda with Schneider Sustainability Impact achieving 7.15 out of 10
• The Group has deployed additional actions worldwide in response to the crisis, to support its employees, ensure the continuity of vital infrastructures, and leverage solidarity in its ecosystem to help those most in need
• Indicators of the Development pillar of the Schneider Sustainability Impact (SSI) have progressed well reflecting Schneider’s employee and partner ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 23RD April, 2020 – Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced today the Nutanix Special Financial Assistance Program (NSFAP) to demonstrate its commitment to support partners worldwide as they work to sustain business operations amidst rapidly changing macroeconomic conditions. The NSFAP program will provide participating partners with extended payment terms to give them increased financial flexibility for their businesses.
“We recognize the immense pressure businesses face today and we are happy to be able to offer immediate support ......read more
Robust Security Enhancements Include Support for AES 256-Bit GCM Encryption
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 22, 2020: Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) today announced robust security enhancements with the upcoming general availability of Zoom 5.0, a key milestone in the company’s 90-day plan to proactively identify, address, and enhance the security and privacy capabilities of its platform. By adding support for AES 256-bit GCM encryption, Zoom will provide increased protection for meeting data and resistance against ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 22, 2020: The implementation of artificial intelligence across sectors has proven to be a major contributor in helping industries meet their sustainability targets across the globe. On World Earth Day, LG Electronics (LG) highlights the contribution of this innovative technology, incorporated into home appliances, to help households commit to sustainable practices through the year.
AI-enabled systems are able to recognize trends to anticipate decision-making and provide more accurate, measured solutions. The advanced technology ......read more
As part of its support and commitment towards the community and its shareholders, Etisalat board of Directors approves interim dividend payout of 25 fils per share
Representing a 1% increase YOY
Abu Dhabi, 22 April 2020: Etisalat Group today announced its consolidated financial statements for the three months ending 31st March 2020.
Financial Highlights and Key Developments of Q1
• As Part of its support and commitment towards the community and its shareholders, Etisalat board of Directors approves interim dividend payout ......read more
Vermont Telephone Company (VTel) and Ericsson aid students affected by school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic with access to free high-speed wireless Internet and Google Chromebooks.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2020: Students affected by school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic now have access to free high-speed wireless Internet and Google Chromebooks, thanks in part to collaborative efforts by Rutland City Public Schools, Vermont Telephone Company (VTel) and Ericsson.
“As we watched COVID-19 impact other countries, we began to develop ......read more
By: Morten Illum, VP of EMEA, Aruba
As we are a few months into a new decade and look back at what we’ve achieved in just 10 years, I’m in awe of how much we’ve managed to accomplish in such a short space of time.
Not only has the last decade given us ubiquitous smartphones and Wi-Fi, plus the introduction of 5G networks, it’s also rolled out the Internet of Things (IoT), the cloud, edge computing, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning and Mixed Reality.
This was the decade that saw former Fortune 500 companies going spectacularly bust ......read more
Dubai, UAE – April 16, 2020 – Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced today it has promoted Keith Moran to Senior Vice President of Sales for the Americas and Dave Gwyn to Worldwide Sales Chief Operating Officer, both effective May 1, 2020. The role of Senior Vice President of Sales for the Americas was previously held by Chris Kaddaras, who was promoted to Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales in February of this year. The role of Worldwide Sales Chief Operating Officer is a new position.
“Keith embodies the Nutanix principle of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 15, 2020: Consumers in the UAE have loved the Huawei’s P series for its gorgeous design and unique finishes that make it stand out from the rest of the smartphone crowd. Be it introducing new colors or entirely new looks, the HUAWEI P series has built a reputation among users in the UAE as the pinnacle of handset design and even setting the trend for the rest of the market. The new HUAWEI P40 Pro is now available in the UAE and continues along the same lines with its unique matte finish of Silver Frost and glossy finish of Black, ......read more
Travel Agency online solution to run business from home
Before I explain anything, people who used to think technology makes business complex must have understood how right technology solution helped travel agents to work from home during this Pandemic.
In this troubled time, everyone is looking for alternative ways; most of our customers arefully operating their business with the help of our flexible online travel solutions. We can help you to optimize your operational Workflows and reduce your costs.
We offer a solution which can create the most flexible and reward full ......read more
Introducing advances in photography technology to capture every moment effortlessly
14 April 2020 – Dubai, UAE: Capturing the beauty of the night can be a rewarding but also daunting experience with the challenges of inevitable motion blur, under saturated color and obvious noise that affects the quality of the resulting image. Recognizing that it can be cumbersome and unrealistic for the average user to carry photography kit such as tripods around with them, the HONOR 9X PRO packs an intelligent all-in-one solution, offering AIS Super Night Mode and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 14th April, 2020 – Illusive Networks, the leader in distributed deception-based cyber defense solutions, today announced an out-of-the-box integration with Infoblox DDI. The integration allows for the automated mapping of deceptive hostnames so that DNS deceptions are simple to deploy, with no need for additional and monotonous manual or scripted mapping. The combined solution also reduces the need for security operations center (SOC) teams to rely on external IT networking staff to keep hostname deceptions updated and authentic, greatly reducing deployment and management ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 13th April, 2020: A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN) today announced its participation in IDC’s regional webinar entitled ‘Envisioning a Resilient, Cloud-Based Digital Infrastructure’ taking place on April 21, 2020 at 11:00am (UAE time). The event is tailored for IT leaders and executives looking to enact resilient, long-term, cloud-based digital infrastructures that drive their future-of-work, data management, customer experience, and digital innovation strategies.
Mohammed Al-Moneer, Regional Vice President of Sales, MENA at A10 Networks will be part of the panel ......read more
By: Zoran Lazarevic, Chief Technology Officer, Ericsson Middle East and Africa
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 13, 2020: The world’s population is quickly moving to cities, virtually every country in the world is experiencing an increase in urbanization. In fact, that increase is projected to accelerate in the coming decades. Based on current rates, two-thirds of the world’s population is forecast to reside in cities by 2050. Over the next 40 years, urban centers will see an astonishing 1 million new residents arriving each week.
To cater to the demands of ......read more
Organizations can receive free access to Genetec Clearance until December 31st, 2020 to facilitate sharing of digital evidence between public safety organizations, businesses, and citizens
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 13, 2020: Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions today announced that it is making its digital evidence management system, Genetec Clearance™ (Clearance), available free of charge to any organization looking to efficiently share ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 09, 2020: Keeping customer centricity as our primary objective, Lenovo and Motorola are leveraging the full strength of our global business operations to maintain services support and minimize any potential impact on customers worldwide during this challenging time of the COVID-19 pandemic.
To better support our customers, Lenovo and Motorola are offering a free global warranty extension for up to 75 days through May 31, 2020. The extension is applicable to all Motorola smartphones, in addition to Lenovo PCs, tablets, smart home devices, ......read more
• Ericsson will provide its mobile transport technology for the modernization of Telenor Pakistan’s mobile backhaul networks
• Ericsson microwave solutions will provide a platform for flexible, scalable and cost-efficient network expansion and management
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 08, 2020: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has signed with an agreement Telenor Pakistan for the transformation of its mobile backhaul network into an IP-based infrastructure to enhance the capacity of its network backbone and meet the growing traffic ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 08, 2020: Whilst at home, it is critical to ensure that you are monitoring your health and taking steps to ensure an active lifestyle, even in isolation. The good news is that the latest innovations in wearables go beyond recommending workouts to also track blood oxygen which can help reveal the onset of serious health conditions including COVID-19.
Blood Oxygen Saturation monitoring or SpO2 monitoring stands for peripheral capillary oxygen saturation, which refers to the percentage of red blood cells that are saturated with oxygen. ......read more
The latest smartphone by HONOR puts performance at the heart to deliver peak gaming performance
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 06, 2020: Mobile gaming has seen a sharp growth in popularity recently, accounting for a high percentage of online consumption in the last month. The at-home entertainment option has becoming the preferred choice with more players entering the arena of multiplayer games and competition growing significantly. Designed to be a gaming beast, the latest smartphone by HONOR, the HONOR 9X PRO, packs in the most relevant hardware and ......read more
In a world hit hard by COVID-19, the work from home (WFH) is a long-term reality for most businesses and hotels are no exception. However, it is important to look beyond today. For managing essential functions in times of lock down as well as future business continuity, Prologic First offers a comprehensive array of WFH solutions ranging from options for back-office staff to sales and reservation teams.
Amlan Ghose, Managing Director of Prologic First, explained, “Even if your hotel is locked down and your employees are unable to get to work, your back office needs to function. You ......read more
Airline Integration with Amadeus, Travelport, TBO Air, Pyton, Salam Air, Jazeera airways and many more
Our Airline integration services allow users to content with multiple GDS and find the most competitive negotiated rates and showing the best results. Get your net rates, add your markup and sell further – all automatically done through our Booking Engine.
Global Innovation’s TassPro & Itinerary Key Features
Travel Port and Amadeus Integrated
Published/Private/MIL/Labor/ Special Deals
Detailed Fare Rules
Single screen ......read more
We would like to announce that Global Innovations (GI) has partnered with Hotelbeds.
Hotelbeds is a global distributor of accommodation and ancillary products to the world’s travel trade. Hotelbeds have a leading portfolio of over 180k hotels across 185 countries, they are selling 50 million room nights per annum and are active in over 140 source markets worldwide. Offering excellence in technology with a focus on constant innovation, Hotelbeds enjoyed a consistent double digit annual growth over the last 10 years.
170k Hotels ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 5th April 2020: Musicians and content creators today don’t have an easy way to capture great sound. Dolby On- a free, music and video recording and streaming app is now available on Apple iOS and Android Google Play store across MENA region. The ‘Dolby On’ app is designed to easily record and live stream audio and video with superior Dolby sound quality by using just your phone, letting you capture the moment when it strikes with unmatched simplicity. The app can easily be set up and used.
Dolby On provides musicians and content ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 05, 2020: Two new things, one expected and much awaited, the other, well let us just say unexpected. The former being the HUAWEI P40 Pro with ground-breaking camera features and impeccable design while the latter is being efficient and productive while staying at home.
Follow us through this article as we explore 7 cool things you can do with your new HUAWEI P40 Pro.
Never-ending Watching Experience
You would probably ask yourself, what cool thing could I do with the design? The HUAWEI P40 Pro comes with a ......read more
DataManager v8.2 analysis software continuously monitors high risk internal corrosion levels in hydrofluoric acid alkylation units to prevent acid leaks, unplanned shutdowns and offers better predictability of equipment lifespan
April 5, 2020 – Emerson’s new DataManager software v8.2 helps refiners monitor corrosion of hydrofluoric (HF) acid alkylation units to prevent costly, unplanned shutdowns and maximize profits and productivity. DataManager Analysis Software for Rosemount™ Wireless Permasense corrosion and erosion monitoring systems offers continuous sensor ......read more
Dubai, 05 April 2020: Etisalat today announced the launch of its Business First Plus postpaid plan, enabling business customers to roll over unused minutes to the next month and enjoy the benefit of any unused allowance.
With the “carryforward” feature, Business First Plus customers can avail an affordable postpaid plan, and will not lose their unused minutes as it will be rolled over to the next months. The “carry forwarded” minutes have a three-month validity.
Salvador Anglada, Group Chief Business Officer, Etisalat, said: ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 5th April 2020 - Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing will be hosting Nutanix NOW - a live digital event for organizations in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to learn about the latest trends and the most innovative technologies in the field of data centre and enterprise cloud computing: hybrid cloud, hyperconvergence, data management and end user computing. The virtual event will take place on April 13, 2020 at 10:00 am.
The exciting 3-hour online event with the theme ‘Bringing the Cloud Inside’ is planned for attendees to ......read more
Up to the Latest NVIDIA GeForce® RTX 2080 SUPER™ GPUs with Max-Q Design and 10th Gen Intel Core™ H-Series Mobile Processors
Dubai, UAE, April 2, 2020: Lenovo Legion™ is set to deliver gaming enthusiasts with more immersive experiences. Its upcoming PC line-up will feature the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER GPU with Max-Q Design and up to new 10th Gen Intel Core H-Series mobile processors.
New Lenovo Legion 7i laptop to unveil this year
Powered by the new GeForce RTX SUPER GPUs with Max-Q Design on the new Lenovo Legion 7i ......read more