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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.

February 23, 2014

Bashar Yaish, Vice President for the Gulf Region, Software AG
10:09 GMT
(press release)

Software AG, a global leader in business processes, integration and big data, will join leading technology companies around the world at the International Data Corporation (IDC) Middle East CIO Summit 2014.

The Toshiba Encore WT8 Tablet
08:50 GMT
(press release)

Toshiba Gulf FZE launches today the Toshiba Encore WT8, the company’s very first tablet to run on Windows 8.1. Designed for students, on-the-go gamers and multimedia enthusiasts.

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini
05:55 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. introduced new Black Edition versions of the successful Galaxy S4 and S4 mini.

February 20, 2014

Orange
11:44 GMT
(press release)

Orange Jordan grants 20 university scholarships for its employees’ children Tawjihi graduates with outstanding achievements for the year of 2013/2014 for the seventh consecutive year.

Sony
10:10 GMT
(press release)

Sony Electronics today introduced the world’s lightest interchangeable lens digital camera with built in Wi-Fi and NFC, punching far above its weight when it comes to beautiful pictures and creative control.

Radhesh Balakrishnan, general manager, Virtualization and OpenStack, Red Hat
09:38 GMT
(press release)

Red Hat announced that Alcatel-Lucent will deploy Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM).

Faisal Al Bannai, axiom CEO
08:41 GMT
(press release)

Axiom CEO Faisal Al Bannai today revealed his hopes and predictions for the forthcoming GSMA Mobile World Congress (MWC).

The agreement also provides for an additional $3 billion in restricted stock units
08:09 GMT

Facebook today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire WhatsApp.

February 19, 2014

ASUS
05:51 GMT

ASUS today announced GTX Titan Black, a graphics card powered by the brand-new GeForce GTX Titan Black graphics-processing unit (GPU) clocked at 980MHz and bundled with exclusive GPU Tweak technology.

Gul said he gave his approval for the Internet law after the government said it would push through parliament amendments of the legislation in response to the president’s concerns regarding two articles in the law.
03:55 GMT

Turkish President Abdullah Gul approved a new law tightening control of the Internet on Tuesday in a move bolstering embattled Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan but raising concerns about free speech.

February 18, 2014

The Ooredoo Pavilion at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona
10:35 GMT
(press release)

At Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona, Ooredoo will showcase the impact of its life-enhancing mobile services, one year after launching its new brand at the event in 2013.

H.E. Hamad Obaid Al Mansouri, TRA Deputy Director General and mGovernment Initiative Director
10:26 GMT
(press release)

The TRA requested all UAE government entities to benefit from the mGovernment Initiative Training Program by enrolling their employees in the free courses run by top experts in IT and smart applications.

Huawei stand at IDC CIO Summit 2014
08:08 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, will connect with business leaders at the IDC CIO Summit Dubai.

LG robotic vacuum cleaner HOM-BOT SQUARE
05:57 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics announced that its square-shaped robotic vacuum cleaner, the HOM-BOT SQUARE, has been ranked number one by the Netherlands’ Consumer Association in its monthly buying guide, Consumentengids.

February 16, 2014

 “We never took one dollar from the State of Israel,” said Marco in an interview he gave to the British newspaper “The Guardian” last August.
22:12 GMT

The company has always tried zealously, as far as possible to hide its connection to Israel.