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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has unveiled a new smartphone called Fire Phone.
June 19, 2014 - 23:18 GMT
It’s smaller than leading Android phone, but larger than Apple’s iPhone. Bezos calls the screen, measuring 4.7 inches diagonally, ideal for one-handed use.

June 23, 2011

Nawaf Al-Shalani, General Manager Corporate Communication at STC, key executives from Samsung, other STC representatives, and members of the local press
08:07 GMT
(press release)

STC announced the launch of a strategic partnership with Samsung International following the signing of the agreement in January 2011.

Participants at the meeting
07:59 GMT

The 22nd meeting of Telecommunications, Information Technology and Post GCC Ministers concluded today at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi.

Sam Alkharrat, Managing Director, SAP Middle East & North Africa
07:59 GMT
(press release)

Middle East business leaders have outlined the importance of IT innovation for their companies’ 2011 growth strategy.

The new GCC roaming rates will become effective starting July 1st, 2011
06:00 GMT

VIVA is introducing its new 2011 roaming rates for customers traveling to any GCC destination. The new rates will become effective starting July 1st, 2011.

June 22, 2011

The GALAXY S II Smartphone from Samsung
13:08 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics, a global leader in mobile devices, today announced the launch of its revolutionary Smartphone, the GALAXY S II.

Wi-tribe executives during the press conference
12:33 GMT
(press release)

Celebrating its third anniversary, wi-tribe, the leader in wireless Internet service, announced its expansion strategy under the new slogan of “Create Your Own World”.

Samsung RC Notebook
11:55 GMT
(press release)

Samsung announced the introduction of RC Notebook series with the launch of the 14.0” RC420, 15.6” RC520 in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

09:58 GMT
(press release)

HP announced new solutions, advanced technology and an expanded entrepreneur program to enable small and midsize businesses (SMBs) to drive growth.

Jubail Roadshow
09:21 GMT
(press release)

Honeywell today concluded its series of annual country road shows across the key Middle East countries of the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, and Kuwait.

08:53 GMT
(press release)

Huawei announced the launch date of the Huawei MediaPad, the world’s first 7-inch Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablet.

New ZOTAC GeForce GTX 550 Ti Multiview delivers seamless triple-display computing to mainstream users
08:01 GMT
(press release)

ZOTAC International, today expands the GeForce Multiview line-up with the addition of the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 550 Ti Multiview.

Nokia C2-02, Nokia C2-03 and Nokia C2-06
07:58 GMT

Nokia added to its device portfolio with the launch of three new affordable phones – the Nokia C2-02, Nokia C2-03 and Nokia C2-06.

Yasser Zeineldin, CEO of eHosting DataFort
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Organisations across the Middle East are placing more emphasison managing their security investments as they brace themselves for the prospect of increased vulnerabilities.

Stephen Elop, Nokia CEO
07:05 GMT
(press release)

Nokia CEO Stephen Elop demonstrated how the company is making significant progress on the new strategy it laid out earlier this year.

Fiber Optics
06:48 GMT
(press release)

STC continues to drive its fiber optics network (VERVE) with an aim to achieve increased growth in homes connected with fiber optics across the Kingdom.