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The online application serves as a single-window, one-stop shop to view and download smart government services
April 8, 2014 - 10:00 GMT
The new UAE Smart Government App Store has been highly rated by users since its official launch on March 27.

March 9, 2014

Samsung air conditioner AR7000
06:11 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., announced the launch of the new Samsung air conditioner (AR7000) engineered to deliver exceptional cooling, comfort and health benefits with a striking triangle body design.

March 5, 2014

During the event
10:42 GMT
(press release)

Orange Jordan recently renewed its sponsorship for the collaborative initiative between the Jordan United Football Academy (JUFA) and the Hungarian Premier Football Club PECSI MFC.

10:10 GMT
(press release)

Huawei will demonstrate its industry leadership and vision under the theme “Connecting Business in a Better Way” at CeBIT 2014 from March 10 to March 14.

Dr. Wolfram Jost, Chief Technology Officer and member of Software AG’s Management Board
09:41 GMT
(press release)

Software AG has announced that it was among the select companies that Forrester Research invited to participate in its Q1 2014 Forrester Wave report, “The Forrester Wave: Hybrid Integration”.

From the agreement
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Levant and UPB signed an agreement to supply American Excellence School with the DVM S System, Samsung’s latest Air Conditioning System launched in the region.

Faisal Al Bannai, CEO, axiom
08:59 GMT
(press release)

axiom has become the first brand to launch a photo-based social media contest related to the #MyDubai initiative.

March 4, 2014

Matthew Gyde, Dimension Data’s Security Group Executive
10:56 GMT
(press release)

Dimension Data, the USD 5.8 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today announced that it is a recipient of the FireEye 2013 Global Systems Integrator of the Year Award.

David West, senior vice president, worldwide marketing and business development, CommVault
10:12 GMT
(press release)

CommVault today announced that its Simpana 10 software has achieved certified integration with the SAP HANA platform.

LG G Flex
06:31 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics found itself in the spotlight once again at the annual iF Design Awards with 26 products earning honors for 2014, including the LG G Flex which was selected as one of the 75 Gold Award winners.

March 3, 2014

During the Mobile World Congress 2014
08:03 GMT
(press release)

Huawei has surprised many industry enthusiasts and the wider public with a succession of new Middle East partnerships and product launches.

WhatsApp is going to continue to operate completely autonomously
07:55 GMT

Facebook's acquisition of WhatsApp has raised concerns among its users in Oman, especially after messages doing the rounds about changes in the messenger's privacy rules.

Responding to a question about innovation, Cook said Apple preferred not to talk about new products under development so as not to tip off the competition
03:55 GMT

“We’re working on some things that are extensions of things you can see and some that you can’t see,” Cook said at the annual meeting, referring to a 32 percent increase in research and development costs last year.

March 2, 2014

 The 5G mobile network aims to tremendously improve user’s experience with never seen before speed and capacity.
21:28 GMT

By 2020, it is estimated that 6.5 billion people worldwide will use mobile networks for data communications and that 100 billion additional “things” — such as vehicles, metres, medical devices, and home appliances — will also be connected via mobile networks.

During the event
11:14 GMT
(press release)

VIVA Kuwait has reaffirmed its ambition to continuously enhance customer experience through innovation at the Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest ICT conference and exhibition.

During the signing
06:10 GMT
(press release)

Etisalat and Huawei have announced the signing of a new agreement that will see the two companies deepen their cooperation in pioneering telecom broadband services over the next five years across the region.