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People often – also because of the economic crisis – prefer to buy a single device which acts both as smartphone and a bit as a small tablet.
October 22, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
The tablet world has a newcomer in the form of Apple’s new iPad Air 2, which includes a fingerprint sensor to provide increased personal security

October 9, 2014

Ihab Moawad, Vice President, Trend Micro, Mediterranean, Middle East & Africa, will present a cyber-security vision for 2020 at GITEX Technology Week 2014
09:16 GMT
(press release)

Trend Micro Incorporated has announced it will present an innovative cyber-security vision for 2020 at GITEX Technology Week 2014.

October 8, 2014

Kris Hagerman, Chief Executive Officer for Sophos
14:07 GMT
(press release)

Sophos announced the appointment of two industry veterans to its senior management team: Edie Givens as senior vice president of human resources and Wolfgang Hilpert as vice president of engineering of the Sophos Network Security Group.

October 7, 2014

The world’s fastest microSD UHS-I memory card, the 64GB** SanDisk Extreme PRO® microSDXC™ UHS-I card.
14:14 GMT
(press release)

SanDisk Corporation today announced the world’s fastest microSD UHS-I memory card, the 64GB** SanDisk Extreme PRO® microSDXC™ UHS-I card. The company also recently announced the 512GB SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC™

Autodesk announced that its updated release of Revit software for Building Information Modeling (BIM) is now available to Maintenance Subscription and Desktop Subscription customer
08:10 GMT
(press release)

Autodesk announced that its updated release of Revit software for Building Information Modeling (BIM) is now available to Maintenance Subscription and Desktop Subscription customers.

Marcus Jewell, Vice President, EMEA at Brocade
08:03 GMT

Whether you're planning to market to or employ this generation at some point, to do so will require a strong understanding of their values and behaviours and, crucially, a robust infrastructure to support them technologically.

Held in the TRA Dubai offices, the meeting occurred from September 30th to October 1st, 2014
06:57 GMT

UAE delegation meets with Belarusian counterparts to discuss and resolve interference between their satellite networks

Zafar will be sent into a geostationary orbit, which is a circular orbit around 36,000 kilometres (22,320 miles) above the Earth’s equator.
04:55 GMT

The satellite will reportedly have a lifespan of one year and six months, and will capture images and transmit them to stations on earth.

October 2, 2014

Once the device "recognised" a suspect based on a face print, it would alert the officer wearing the gadget.
15:30 GMT

Dubai's decision appears in line with the authorities' determination to spare no expense in equipping the police.

Nancy Ajram Huawei Brand Ambassador for 2015
09:52 GMT
(press release)

At a star studded regional launch of its Ascend Mate 7 smartphone, Huawei announced Lebanese singing sensation Nancy Ajram as its Middle East and North African Brand Ambassador for 2015.

October 1, 2014

The launching of iPhone 6
12:17 GMT
(press release)

Large crowds stood behind the counters of axiom stores hoping to get their hands on the latest cutting-edge smartphones, the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

The two brands being launched by VMMEA are Virgin Mobile, aimed at the youth market, and Friendi Mobile, targeting Saudi's expatriate workers.
04:55 GMT

The launch, days before the annual haj pilgrimage, is timely. An estimated 1.4 million Muslim pilgrims are expected to arrive in the kingdom this year.

September 30, 2014

William Xu, Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer, Huawei
06:48 GMT
(press release)

Huawei released the Global Connectivity Index (GCI), a report that details the commitment and progress that various countries have made in bettering their own connections and the impact it is having on GDP.

September 29, 2014

“It’s a huge market, almost 500,000 smartphones a month are sold out here so getting a share of that is really our first focus point,” he said.
12:29 GMT

He was not coy, however, in suggesting what his former Apple compatriot Steve Jobs would think of the Obi Mobile devices. “Steve being Steve would say, you can do alot better,” he said.

Sony 4D Focus
11:57 GMT
(press release)

Sony sets a new benchmark in photography with the unveiling of its latest ‘4D Focus’ system that enables the camera to detect not only depth (3D) but also time (4D).

Mahara graduation
05:26 GMT

Nawras has honoured successful family members with a graduation ceremony their new customer experience training programme, ‘Mahara’.