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"What you call the Internet of Things, I call the Internet of Threats," he told the assembled global political and business movers-and-shakers.
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The conclusion, in Ilves's words: "Basically nothing is safe."

January 8, 2013

ASUS
05:47 GMT

ASUS today announced new products that elevate gaming and home entertainment to exciting new levels, including the ROG ARES II graphics card with dual AMD HD 7970 GHz Edition GPUs.

January 7, 2013

Thank You SMS sent to over 200000 labourers
11:41 GMT
(press release)

du held a ceremony to honour 289 office helpers and facilities support teams by presenting them with gifts of appreciation.

Mohammed Awadh Al Shanfari, Nawras Segment Manager
09:59 GMT
(press release)

Nawras is launching a new range of exciting prepaid plans that offer customers greater choice of more mobile voice and data and extra SMS to suit their communications needs.

Rip and Flip ThinkPad Helix
09:20 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo announced two new additions to its family of convertible laptop-tablet devices: the ThinkPad Helix and a more powerful and productive IdeaPad Yoga 11S.

Al Yah Satellite Communications Company
07:13 GMT
(press release)

Ending 2012 on a high, Al Yah Satellite Communications Company outlined the success of its YahClick broadband satellite Internet service since deployment in early September 2012.

January 6, 2013

Iran is planing a crackdown on social media in the Islamic Republic
08:42 GMT

Iran's police chief has said that the Islamic Republic is creating software to restrict people form accessing social media, despite the fact that Ayatollah Khamenei has started using the popular social-networking site, Facebook.

Samsung Monitor
07:27 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics debuted two new additions to its lineup of premium monitors, putting professional-grade picture quality within reach for professional and consumer audiences alike.

January 3, 2013

Viva
10:29 GMT
(press release)

VIVA, today announced the launch of the third generation of Samsung’s GALAXY S Series, the Samsung GALAXY S III Mini with two annual subsidy plans tailored to fit customer’s needs.

January 2, 2013

ChatON 2.0
08:28 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics unveiled ChatON 2.0, the next version of the popular global communication service that connects all phone users into a single community.

Ascend to New Heights
08:12 GMT
(press release)

Huawei has announced the UAE launch of a massive $30 million global consumer activation campaign, titled ‘Ascend to New Heights’.

December 31, 2012

Iran has held a simulated cyber attack as part of military drills in the key oil trading route, the Strait of Hormuz
10:43 GMT

Iranian forces have carried out what they called cyber warfare tactics for the first time as the Islamic republic’s naval units staged maneuvers in the key Strait of Hormuz, media reports said on Monday.

During the ceremony
10:42 GMT
(press release)

du celebrated the success of its franchise model for retail network, now in its second year, by recognising outstanding performers for their efforts in ensuring growth in sales and customer satisfaction.

Axiom Telecom
07:48 GMT
(press release)

Axiom Telecom has partnered with Qatar Airways and ITL World to run one of the most generous travel promotions of its kind in the UAE.

December 30, 2012

Instagram has lost 23 per cent of its daily users over controversial new terms of service for the popular app
12:48 GMT

Photo-sharing app Instagram has lost over 23 percent of daily users in the wake of anger at controversial changes to its terms of service

Great Achievement and Leadership
11:17 GMT
(press release)

Nawras Chief Executive Officer, Ross Cormack, was presented with the Leaders Merit Award for Great Achievement and Leadership’ at the first ever Telecom Review Summit recently held in Dubai.