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In the third quarter, Apple made a net profit of $7.75 billion and revenue of $37.4 billion, fuelled by healthy sales of Mac and iPhone
Consumer electronics giant Apple expects revenues to be flat in the fiscal fourth quarter ending September and predicts revenue to be between $37 billion and $40 billion.

June 5, 2011

Jihad Boueri, Regional Vice President of Solution Line Middle East & North Africa accepting the award on behalf of SITA
11:28 GMT
(press release)

SITA was awarded for the second year consecutive, the Best Airport IT service provider last week during the Emerging Markets Airports Awards Ceremony.

Lebanese Minister of Telecommunications visits STC Stand
11:20 GMT
(press release)

STC sponsored the Arab Telecommunication and Internet Forum (ATIF) that was held in Beirut June 2-3, 2011.

Ebrahim K. Ebrahim, Thuraya Vice President, Corporate and Marketing Communications
09:26 GMT

Thuraya, the leading international mobile satellite services operator will be one of the key exhibitors at the Maritime Security and Defense Exhibition and Conference to be held in Hamburg later this month.

Kaspersky Lab
09:08 GMT
(press release)

Kaspersky Lab announces the detection of multi-purpose rootkits capable of posing a threat to both 32 and 64-bit Windows systems.

GPU Technology Conference website
09:04 GMT
(press release)

NVIDIA announced that the third annual GPU Technology Conference will be held at San Jose’s McEnery Convention Center from May 14-17, 2012.

Self-service payment machine
08:45 GMT

Nawras is announcing further convenience for customers with extended hours of operation for all its self-service machines located within Lulu Hypermarket premises.

Helene Bazzi, Senior Area Manager, Middle East, Africa, Central Asia, and Russia, holding the award
08:35 GMT
(press release)

Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, was awarded with the Al-Iktissad Wal-Aamal Achievement Award at the 10th Arab Telecommunications and Internet Forum.

June 2, 2011

STS team
13:56 GMT
(press release)

STS announced that it has gained the Capability Maturity Model Integration Certification at Level 3, which is considered the most widely accepted and adopted process improvement approach worldwide.

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.