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That being said, MENA workers prefer face-to-face communication over technology. Although 76% admit technology makes them more efficient, their preferred method of communication is “in person”.
April 23, 2014 - 23:25 GMT
For example, Google Street View-cars are coming to the Middle East, with Dubai being the first city in the region to have street views added to Google’s online mapping service. Some members of the public have already spotted them. Have you?

June 2, 2011

The Transformer sets itself apart from other tablets in the market by featuring an optional docking station
13:53 GMT
(press release)

ASUS today announced the launch of its award winning much anticipated ASUS Eee Pad Transformer in the UAE.

LG GX500 new touch phone from LG
12:46 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics announced the launch of new series of full touch screen handsets equipped with dual SIM card slots; the LG GX500 and LG P525 in the Egyptian market.

Eros representative receiving the award
11:01 GMT
(press release)

Eros Group, has been awarded at the esteemed Middle East Retail Academy (MERA) 2011 Awards in the Specialist Retail Distributor of the Year category.

Software AG
11:00 GMT
(press release)

Software AG has announced the acquisition of UK based Metismo Ltd. at its Process World 2011 event in Berlin.

Intel thin mini ITX motherboard
10:25 GMT
(press release)

Intel Corporation Executive Vice President said that by the end of 2012, 40 percent of the consumer laptop market segment will encompass an emerging new breed of no-compromise computers, called “Ultrabook”.

The ASUS M5A99/97 Series motherboards offer unsurpassed compatibility with new AMD AM3+ socket CPUs
10:05 GMT

ASUS has announced a new lineup of AMD based motherboards that support the 990FX/990X/970 chipsets and AM3+ CPUs, the first company in the market to provide fully compatible AM3+ motherboards.

Graham Cluley, Senior Technology Consultant, Sophos
09:27 GMT
(press release)

IT security and control firm Sophos is warning people to be vigilant, following the discovery of an advanced 'scareware' campaign.

The Kingston HyperX SSD
09:05 GMT
(press release)

Kingston Digital announced the launch of its first SATA 6Gb/s based SSD range targeted at enthusiasts, gamers and performance users.

Marc Andrews, Vice President of Sales for EMEA
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Blue Coat Systems announced that it has named Gary Olson vice president of sales for the Americas and Steve Rowland vice president of sales for APAC.

June 1, 2011

Osman Sultan, CEO of du was presented with an honorary trophy
11:50 GMT
(press release)

President of Dubai Civil Aviation honoured du today for its support of the 8th Emirates Women Awards (EWA), during a grand ceremony held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Dubai.

Khalid Al-Sulaiteen, Executive Director of Operations at Qatar Foundation and Mohammed Hammoudi, Country Manager at Microsoft
10:34 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft has come to an agreement with Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, to provide its students and community members with heavily discounted software.

The ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series enables users to take advantage of all features of 2nd Generation Intel Core family processors
10:08 GMT
(press release)

ZOTAC International, today unleashes the Z68-ITX WiFi and Z68-ITX WiFi Supreme, a pair of mini-ITX platforms designed for the most adventurous and demanding enthusiasts.

Hussam Ebbini, Director of LG AC Academy receiving the award
09:33 GMT
(press release)

The LG AC Academy, has received a Trophy from the Guidance and Moral Directing Directory, in recognition for its efforts in delivering a Solar Cells Training Course for engineers.

Iyad Alchammat, General Manager, Cisco, Oman
09:26 GMT
(press release)

Cisco demonstrated its next-generation virtual “On Stage” TelePresence experience live to attendees at Oman’s COMEX 2011, by means of its impressive three-dimensional Cisco Holographic TelePresence.

du provides text messages and tips that motivate and prompt customers to perform day-to-day actions that will help them quit smoking
09:21 GMT
(press release)

du recently launched Quit Smoke, as part of its Health Text service, a bouquet of SMS text based service that provides tips, suggestions, factoids and advice for leading a better and healthy lifestyle.