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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.

May 2, 2011

Eng. Saad Dhafer Al-Qahtani, Vice President of Home Services, STC
06:38 GMT
(press release)

STC continues its drive to reinforce its market leadership in Broadband services by uniquely providing the highest level of services to its customers.

May 1, 2011

Staffan Akesson, Head of Managed Services, Middle East and North-East Africa, Ericsson
14:29 GMT
(press release)

Ericsson won the Network World Middle East Award for Managed Service Provider of the Year at a ceremony held in Dubai and attended by key players from the regional IT industry.

Kaspersky PURE neutralized 100% of the viruses from the WildList collection as well as all polymorphic viruses
13:07 GMT
(press release)

Kaspersky Lab announces that Kaspersky Internet Security 2011, Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Workstations and Kaspersky PURE have been awarded the prestigious VB100 accolade.

Cisco WebEx will provide Al Jouf University students, lecturers and staff members with an easy way to exchange ideas and information with anyone, anywhere
09:09 GMT
(press release)

Cisco announced today that the Al Jouf University, in upper north Saudi Arabia, has deployed Cisco WebEx enterprise collaboration solutions for efficient, yet cost-effective and secure e-learning.

Injazat will immerse Emirati students in real-time programs to enable them to put academic theories into practice
08:28 GMT
(press release)

Injazat Data Systems outlined career development opportunities particularly in the IT sector for young UAE Nationals during the Zayed University IT Competition held at the university grounds.

Dr. Nasser Marafih, Chief Executive Officer of Qtel Group
07:38 GMT

The Qtel Group’s received another important boost recently, when Dr. Nasser Marafih was ranked 72 out of the world’s top 500 most powerful Arab nationals in the Arabian Business Power 500.

Nasser Marafih, Chief Executive Officer of the Qtel Group
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Telecom announced continued strong revenue and profit momentum during the first quarter ended 31 March 2011, fuelled by the ongoing good performance of its international operational portfolio.

April 28, 2011

Microsoft believes that the global arena needs stronger IP protections in place to safeguard the industry’s ability to innovate
14:08 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft is joining the World Intellectual Property Organization in recognizing World Intellectual Property Day, an event that calls on the IT industry, governments and consumers to speak out about the importance of IP rights.

Adobe is offering Lebanese businesses discounts of up to 70 per cent on the published Middle East price of CS5 and Acrobat
13:07 GMT
(press release)

Adobe Systems incorporated MENA plans to make its leading creativity and business productivity applications more accessible to Lebanon’s business community.

The new tablet PC will be competitively priced at SR 2,499 with the option to access STC Public Wi Fi service which is available in more than 2,000 locations
11:36 GMT
(press release)

STC continues its commitment to bring the latest in smart phones and tablet PCs to customers providing them with a wide range of choices in order to match their requirements and aspirations.

Dunia unveils its new brand promise: ‘We’re different. Guaranteed.’
11:23 GMT
(press release)

Dunia Finance, the Abu Dhabi based financial services company, has unveiled its new brand promise, We’re different. Guaranteed

Jacky’s Electronics has always been an active member of the community and is giving back to the society by being involved in charitable fundraising
08:22 GMT
(press release)

Jacky’s Electronics is participating as a sponsor in the 2011 Musical Gala, the fourth fund-raising gala of the Dubai Chapter of CARE Foundation.

The tournament included 300 players between the ages of 5 – 15
07:00 GMT
(press release)

Wi-tribe is the golden sponsor for the second year in a row for Amman Academy’s Little League Basketball Tournament. The tournament emphasizes wi-Tribe’s attention to sports, the Jordanian youth, and the community as a whole.

April 27, 2011

The winner Danny Torres who impressed audiences with a flawless performance on race day to finish first on the podium finale in Dubai
14:24 GMT
(press release)

du will exclusively premier the pulsating UAE tour of Red Bull’s X-Fighters on du TV through its “Video On Demand” (VoD) services from 22nd May in 3D, absolutely free!.

Huawei joins Cisco, EMC, Fujitsu, HP, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Oracle and others to continue DMTF’s momentum in driving IT management standards and initiatives
13:36 GMT
(press release)

Distributed Management Task Force today announced that Huawei has been elected to the DMTF Board of Directors.