AED 2 million (~ $545,000) seed grants to support new research into space settlement & space habitation The space challenge is composed of three categories in the areas of Space Settlement, Terraforming & Space Ecology, and on Economics, Business Model &...
  HP’s comprehensive end-to-end solution for product development workflows showcased at SOLIDWORKS World News Highlights: HP Z4 Workstation to support Intel® Xeon® or Core™ X processors along with support for dual extreme graphics. HP Windows Mixed Reality Headset - Professional Edition...
Worldwide Tablet Market Trends: Apple maintains leadership, Amazon pips Samsung to second position According to the latest data released by International Data Corporation (IDC) on worldwide tablet shipments, Apple maintains the leadership position, while Amazon.com clinched the second spot from...
Global smartphone shipments decline slightly (~1%), with consumers in two major markets China and the United States not keen on high-priced flagship devices. Apple Passes Samsung to Capture the Top Position in the Worldwide Smartphone Market. A slower than expected 2017...
Insight from IHS Markit about 2017 global smartphone unit shipments shows that Apple and Samsung lead the race with 77.3 million units and  74.3 million units respectively. Based on preliminary data from IHS Markit, global smartphone unit shipments declined by 4.5 percent...
BenQ Takes the Lead Role to Popularize 4K Home Cinema into Everyone’s Home with Lineup of 4K UHD HDR Projectors World leader in DLP Projectors, BenQ has launched a new series of projectors for professionals and home users to bring an...
Huawei P smart is the new exquisite smartphone with personalized photography functions Huawei has introduced the all new P smart with FullView display and exceptional features for consumers’ everyday use. Huawei P smart continues the design language of the sought-after...
Gartner Says Artificial Intelligence Is a Game Changer for Personal Devices AI Will Drive the Most Compelling User Experiences at Home and in the Workplace Emotion artificial intelligence (AI) systems are becoming so sophisticated that Gartner, Inc. predicts that by 2022, personal devices...
IoT Middle East 2018, to be held on 13th of March in Dubai to discuss new technologies and opportunities The fifth edition of the ‘Internet of Things 2018’ will be a cross-industry conference aimed for the business community to discuss bottom-line impacts,...
Alcatel Releases A7 Series of All-New High-Performance Smartphones in the UAE Alcatel’s first dual-camera phone A7 XL helps you capture professional-looking images New A7 offers power and performance for your always-connected life Alcatel, a mobile devices brand of TCL Communication, has extended...
Thomson Reuters recently unveiled the world’s 100 leading technology companies today in its inaugural Top 100 Global Technology Leaders listing, a program that identifies the industry’s most operationally sound and financially successful organizations. United States leads with 45% companies making it to the...
Gartner Says Global IT Spending to Reach $3.7 Trillion in 2018 Analysts to Discuss Latest IT Spending Outlook During Gartner Webinar January 16 at 11 a.m. ET Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.7 trillion in 2018, an increase of...
Huawei’s Mate 10 Pro and WiFi Q2 Series Wow Tech Media at CES 2018 Five reputable consumer technology organizations praise Huawei for ushering in a new era of connectivity with a class-leading smartphone and innovative Wi-Fi system Huawei is an early...
HP Reinvents Family Storytelling with its Mini Big Books Campaign  HP Inc. today launched the Mini Big Books campaign at Mirdif City Centre to reinvent family storytelling in the UAE. Taking place 18th – 27th January, the Mini Big Books campaign gives children the opportunity to take part in...
Blockchain Airspace Air Taxi Creator VIMANA Announces Token Generation Event VIMANA Global, the Blockchain Airspace category creator and Urban Air Mobility’s rising star, has announced that it has closed its multi-million angel round, and kicks off its Token Generation Event...
HP announced three new Chrome OS devices that take advantage of the latest enhancements to the Google for Education ecosystem: the HP Chromebook 11 G6 Education Edition, the HP Chromebook 14 G5 and the HP Chromebox G2. The all-new sixth-generation...
Belkin Unveils New Wireless Charging, Power Bank and Power Delivery Wall Charger Collection To Hit Market in 2018 Belkin, market leader in mobile accessories, today announced its 2018 portfolio of mobile power products including wireless charging solutions for various use case...
IBM today announced that it has signed a ten-year, approximately US$85 million managed services agreement with Emirates airline. The agreement will enable Emirates to focus its efforts on highly strategic initiatives, while IBM handles the day-to-day management of its IT...
Almost 66% of those who own digital voice assistants use smartphones for fewer applications at home! Are you a part of the changing trend? Latest digital consumer trends report from Accenture reveals that consumers wanting more digital experiences blended into...
Top Chinese Smartphone brand Huawei celebrates DSF with deals on latest Mate 10 Smartphones With new year come new resolutions. If one of your new year's resolution was to upgrade your phone, it may be a great idea to check...
The highly anticipated device marks the introduction of a 6-inch Full Optic AMOLED Display to deliver a more immersive viewing experience SOUQ.com today announced the launch of the highly anticipated OnePlus 5T, latest premium smartphone from global mobile technology company...
Trend Micro is counting down the top threats to be aware of heading into 2018, looking at the vulnerabilities and potential points of attack to take into account for next year's priorities. Ransomware This year saw the rise of some...
Mixed Reality. A new Change is coming. And its big. 2016 was the year of Virtual Reality (VR). With the emergence of so many players in the market be it Oculus with their rift headset or HTC with its Vive...
Gartner Says By 2020, Artificial Intelligence Will Create More Jobs Than It Eliminates AI Will Create 2.3 Million Jobs in 2020, While Eliminating 1.8 Million 2020 will be a pivotal year in AI-related employment dynamics, according to Gartner, Inc., as artificial intelligence (AI)...
Ransomware exposes sensitive financial, customer and other important data, eroding consumer trust and causing billions of dollars in financial losses. Here's 10 essential steps businesses can take to stop ransomware attacks "Ransomware is a type of malicious software from cryptovirology that...
SWOO is a live-broadcasting app used by experts, influencers and celebrities to connect with their viewers via live broadcasts Hours of live broadcasts on SWOO increased 3.5 times in December More than 460 thousands installs on App Store and...
In the 1970s, the Amazing Kreskin wowed audiences with his uncanny ability to see the future. Using suggestion, he’d make predictions. While Kreskin would stop short of calling himself a psychic – instead choosing to be considered an entertainer...
IDC's third-quarter 2017 worldwide wearables market research shows that there is growing trend towards smart wearables, with Fitbit, Xiaomi and Huawei leading the market The worldwide wearables market took another step forward in the third quarter of 2017 (3Q17) with...
According to a new forecast from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, overall smartphone shipments will steadily grow from 1.5 billion units in 2017 to 1.7 billion units in 2021. Meanwhile, phablets (smartphones with a screen size...
Fitbit ‘Ionic’ Smartwatch launched in the United Arab Emirates Fitbit’s first smartwatch debuts with personal guidance, on-device workouts, relative SpO2 sensor, industry-leading GPS, swim tracking, on-board music and up to 5-days battery life Fitbit, a leading global wearables brand, has launched...
Abu Dhabi based Krypto Labs, which provides an all-in-one business incubator and co-working space for start-ups and entrepreneurs has launched a worldwide search for the best unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) innovators through a drone technology start-up competition. Aimed at highlighting the...
Tried and Tested - Arabian Gazette's Aman Ali reviews GoPro Hero6 and tells us the pros and cons of the action camera, with his final verdict saying it's the best action camera you can buy in 2017 GoPro Hero 6....
INFINIX LAUNCHES ZERO 5 IN DUBAI IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SOUQ.COM The leading smartphone brand Infinix unveiled its latest flagship model in Dubai on 14th November Zero 5 uses a dual rear camera (12 MP & 13 MP), 16 MP front-facing Selfie camera,...
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announced the recruitment of five robots as staff, to serve its customers. In an official statement posted on Twitter, DEWA said "as part of its continuous quest to envision and make the future through...
2017 Q3 Smartphone market share analysis  Latest research from IHS Markit reveals that the global smartphone market grew by 6.1 percent year-over-year in Q3 2017, to 366 million units — up from 345 million units in the year-ago quarter. As the the...
Fortinet has issued a warning to users after spotting a trend by cybercriminals using Cryptojacking to stealthily steal your computer's CPU resources. Cryptojacking dramatically slows down computers Hackers are moving past personal credentials and data to steal CPU resource...
Riyadh, Dubai and Kuwait City leads most bot infected cities in the GCC Your device could be part of an illegal hack gang - and you are unaware of it. With the global botnet growing by 6.7 million in 2016, new...
‘Dubai CommerCity,’ an AED 2.7-billion (US$735 million), 2.1-million square feet joint venture between DAFZA and wasl Asset Management Group, was launched today. Dubai CommerCity, the first free zone dedicated to e-commerce in the MENA region, is strategically intended to promote...
If there's one thing out there Elon Musk is truly afraid of, its Artificial Intelligence (AI) who Musk feels rogue robots could essentially lead to World War 3. Then of course there was that one episode of Black Mirror...
As much as the world is connected and even more so with the proliferation of mobile phones and the rapidly expanding Internet of Things (IoT), securing our digital assets have never been so challenging with new threats emerging in...