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"What you call the Internet of Things, I call the Internet of Threats," he told the assembled global political and business movers-and-shakers.
January 27, 2015 - 10:57 GMT
The conclusion, in Ilves's words: "Basically nothing is safe."

December 22, 2014

Interactive Intelligence founder and CEO Dr. Donald E. Brown
11:56 GMT
(press release)

Interactive Intelligence Group Inc, a global provider of software and services for communications, collaboration and customer engagement, is celebrating its 20th anniversary.

Microsoft will offer a direct operator billing facility with Du that will negate the need for customers to use their credit cards online (Shutterstock).
10:00 GMT

Microsoft has parternered with Du to offer a direct operator billing facility that will avoid the need for customers to use their credit cards online.

Huawei
09:19 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a global ICT solutions provider, has recently been listed as one the world’s leading smart city technology vendors as part of a global study by Navigant Research.

Samsung Note4 was considered the best phone in terms of size and complexity.
04:55 GMT

Hint: it's not the iphone 6

December 21, 2014

Microsoft
11:44 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft Jordan has launched the Hour of Code (HOC) global movement in over 130 schools and universities across the Kingdom.

Diyaa Zebian, Regional Director for Lower Gulf and Levant, CA Technologies Middle East and North Africa
09:12 GMT
(press release)

The new Application Economy brings new business opportunities to Middle East companies.

Paris Saint-Germain Academy
06:31 GMT

Ooredoo’s coaching clinic initiative with Paris-Saint Germain has rolled-out across the MENA region over the past month, delighting and engaging young footballers with sessions in Tunisia and Qatar.

December 18, 2014

Huawei Honor 6 Plus
10:47 GMT
(press release)

Huawei launched the newest additions to its flagship device line-up, showcasing the Honor 6 Plus Smartphone alongside the Spree 4X smartphone and its Honor TV Box.

Jim Totton, vice president and general manager, Platforms Business Unit, Red Hat
08:14 GMT
(press release)

Red Hat announced that Red Hat Enterprise Linux for the SAP HANA® platform is now available for customers to deploy across the open hybrid cloud, including via public cloud providers certified by Red Hat.

Trend Micro
07:32 GMT
(press release)

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software and solutions, has signed a strategic OEM agreement with HP to help enterprises combat advanced targeted threats and custom malware.

December 17, 2014

Said Al Shanfari, Director of Business Marketing at Ooredoo
11:03 GMT

Ooredoo organised its first in a series Business to Business (B2B) meetings with the inaugural session held in collaboration with the Information Technology Authority (ITA).

Robert Brower, vice president, worldwide Customer Support and Customer Education Services, CommVault
07:36 GMT
(press release)

CommVault today announced its continued industry leadership in technical support and services with a 97 percent customer satisfaction rating based on the results of the company’s 2014 support services survey.

Alarab will feature expert opinion from renowned guests and never-before-seen social media interaction with its viewers, it said.
04:55 GMT

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), and owner of Alarab News Channel.

December 16, 2014

An FBI official did not provide further details, but said the agency routinely provides private industry with advisories to help it fend off cyber threats.
15:20 GMT

The FBI has warned US businesses to be on the alert for a sophisticated Iranian hacking operation.

ASUS
10:37 GMT

ASUS Middle East today announced Poseidon GTX 980 with DirectCU H2O, a new graphics card with an exclusive hybrid thermal solution that enables extremely efficient cooling by either air or water.