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How long will it take for aggressive and rich competitors like the top Internet companies to move into this space?
November 20, 2014 - 16:15 GMT
Internet platforms like Facebook, Google and Amazon are developing banking products that will probably become future foreign competition for the UAE banking sector.

November 20, 2014

JD Sherry, vice president, technology and solutions, Trend Micro
09:58 GMT
(press release)

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software and solutions, is recommending Windows users immediately patch their systems to avoid being compromised.

IBM Verse
08:58 GMT
(press release)

IBM is reinventing enterprise email with a new freemium social collaboration offering that uses built-in analytics to give employees a new way to converse, find the right people and information fast, and get work done.

During the event
06:50 GMT
(press release)

Interactive Intelligence Group, a global provider of software and services designed to improve the customer experience, today announced that it has signed National Company for Business Solutions (NCBS).

Brett Dawson, Dimension Data’s CEO
06:42 GMT
(press release)

Dimension Data, the global IT services and solutions provider, today announced that it will use technology to reduce its clients’ carbon by 1.8 million tons more than the Group itself produces.

November 19, 2014

During the event
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Huawei connected with CIOs and education leaders to demonstrate how the right smart E-education technology can help institutions improve the standards of education.

Bill Lucchini, SVP & GM for Sophos Cloud
06:40 GMT
(press release)

Sophos today announced the release of Sophos Cloud Server Protection, a high performance malware protection solution designed specifically for servers.

Sony Xperia
05:26 GMT

Sony Mobile’s latest Sony User Experience upgrade has been rolled out for the Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet.

November 18, 2014

12:54 GMT

To celebrate the 44th National Day, Ooredoo chose to unveil the Omani flag in style.

During the event
11:45 GMT
(press release)

During this week’s annual Zain Technology Conference 2014, senior executives and experts from Huawei have outlined how upcoming innovations in mobile broadband technology are likely to impact the Middle East in the coming year.

The proposed cloud will be built using capacity on international fibre optic cables incorporating geographical diversity and resilience.
04:55 GMT

The deal marks one of the largest and most significant implementations ever announced by a broadcaster.

November 17, 2014

The new website, that will look very much like Facebook, will compete with professional social network LinkedIn, Google and Microsoft.
21:28 GMT

Facebook is secretly working on a new website called "Facebook at Work" that would allow users to keep their personal profile separate from their work profile.

November 16, 2014

Greg Young, Ooredoo CEO in Oman
06:35 GMT

In celebration of National Day, Ooredoo has lined up a whole host of exciting activities in honour of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said and his visionary leadership that has inspired Omanis for the past 44 years.

Russia faces a 70 percent chance of recession in the next 12 months, economists project.
04:55 GMT

....and buy every Russian an iphone 6.

November 13, 2014

Dimension Data CEO, Brett Dawson
06:15 GMT
(press release)

Dimension Data announced it is one of six organisations worldwide that has been positioned by Gartner, Inc., in the Leaders Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Communications Outsourcing and Professional Services (COPS) 2014 report for the fourth consecutive year.

November 12, 2014

Feras Al Shaikh, Ooredoo Director of Sales
09:52 GMT

Ooredoo has introduced a new specifically designed prepaid Mousbak package called ‘Freedom’ in support of the Ministry of Social Development and the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) initiatives.