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With IT research firm Frost and Sullivan predicting the global cloud market will reach more than $125 billion by the end of the year, the GCC’s cloud computing market is set to grow from $91.7 million last year to $118.5 million by the end of 2014
August 21, 2014 - 15:42 GMT
In the UAE, sensitive industry sectors such as the public sector, oil and gas, banking, finance and insurance are all set to drive demand for cloud computing security solutions

August 4, 2014

Huawei
09:18 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the business performance of its Consumer Business Group (BG) for the first half of 2014.

Alongside the opportunities of entering one of the world’s few remaining frontier mobile markets are the many challenges of reaching scattered rural communities in Myanmar.
04:55 GMT

In June, radical monks urged a boycott of Ooredoo because it hails from Qatar.

August 3, 2014

LG Electronics
12:14 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics Inc. (LG) announced a165 percent increase in second-quarter net profit compared with the same period last year, reflecting strong earnings from both the TV and mobile operations.

Acer V6 Series Monitors
08:56 GMT
(press release)

Acer’s V6 series monitors made with post-consumer recycled (PCR) material has been selected for the Best Choice Green ICT award at Computex 2014.

July 31, 2014

Apple denied creating any "back doors" for intelligence agencies.
20:14 GMT

Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicized techniques by Apple Inc employees,

Saleem Al Balooshi, Executive Vice President of Network Development and Operation, du
10:52 GMT

du announced yet another milestone with the successful field test for LTE-A Carrier Aggregation between the 800MHz band and the 1800MHz band, a new mobile broadband technology.

July 30, 2014

ASUS
08:23 GMT

ASUS today announced Strix DSP, a gaming headset with audio station, Strix Claw optical gaming mouse, Strix Tactic Pro mechanical gaming keyboard and Strix Glide Control and Glide Speed gaming mouse pads.

July 27, 2014

ASUS
10:15 GMT

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the Swift PG278Q Gaming Monitor, a 27-inch WQHD display with a 144Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time to cater to the graphical requirements of today’s fast paced games.

July 24, 2014

LG G3
09:10 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics Inc. (LG) announced a 165 percent increase in second-quarter net profit compared with the same period last year, reflecting strong earnings from both the TV and mobile operations.

July 23, 2014

Iftar at Bethelehem University sponsored by Wataniya Palestine
11:44 GMT
(press release)

Ooredoo’s companies have launched a series of community and charity events during the Holy Month of Ramadan, designed to enrich lives and reach out to people across the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.

SAMENA Telecommunications Council
08:43 GMT
(press release)

SAMENA propose that administrations pursue all necessary efforts in making the 1452-1492 MHz band available for SDL in timely manner to allow the mobile network operators to offer innovative mobile broadband services in the MENA region.

Kaspersky Lab
08:03 GMT
(press release)

Summer is in full bloom and that means many people will be heading off for some well-deserved vacations.

ASUS
07:45 GMT

ASUS Middle East announced Maximus VII Formula and Maximus VII Formula/Watch Dogs, Z97 chipset-based ATX gaming motherboards ready for the latest 4th-, new 4th- and 5th-generation Intel Core processors.

Huawei
07:19 GMT
(press release)

Leading global ICT solutions provider Huawei today announced its operating performance for the first half of 2014.

July 22, 2014

Egypt is finalising the details of a long-awaited unified licence which will allow firms to offer both mobile and landline telecommunications.
16:22 GMT

Vodafone Egypt, which is also 45 per cent owned by fixed-line telecoms firm Telecom Egypt, is the leading communications player by customer numbers in the country of 86 million.