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Facebook Data Scandal Whistleblower Brittany Kaiser Makes First Radio Appearance on Pulse 95 Radio Tells listeners that they must be compensated for the trillions of dollars’ worth of value they create for global businesses just by living digital lives ...
Latest research on middle east social media usage trends highlights the increasing prominence of visually led social media in the region, and the ongoing popularity of Whatsapp The use, and adoption, of social media continues to rapidly evolve. A new...
Entrepreneurs Organisation hosted Falcons Nest to help connect start-ups and investors The Middle East’s start-up ecosystem is booming, and the UAE has retained the major share (70 per cent) of investments followed by Saudi Arabia and Lebanon with 9 per...
  Affordable devices with all the smart capabilities you desire, including a big 18:9 widescreen, beautifully slender design, and dual cameras. Your favorite YouTuber looks better in widescreen, your phone is a fashion statement, and your photos have to look amazing...
National Media Council (NMC) has issued a circular regarding the new law which applies to individuals and companies monetizing via online and social media channels in the UAE. The authority urged all entities engaged in commercial activities to register...
Think photocopiers and Xerox is the name ready to reckon with. However, in our interview with Ms. Pui-Chi Li, Head of Marketing in the Middle East for Xerox, we discover that Xerox is much more than just photocopiers. We...
Arabian Gazette's Aman Ali's take on the new Huawei Nova 3e mobile phone, where he discovers that the device is packed with some cool features while still remaining pocket friendly  When you first have a glimpse of Huawei’s new device,...
Embracing the concept of “Artificial Intelligence” as the future of progress and prosperity, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched the Artificial intelligence Strategy for the United Arab...
Technology changes are all around us, and coming faster than ever. But no longer are we waiting, rather, we’re taking control and shaping technology to fit our needs, large and small. The Technology Vision details how — with advances in...
Arabian Gazette's review of HP EliteBook x360 G2 1030. HP's latest and impressive Notebook will give Apple a run for their money as with the x360 G2 HP seems to have played its card right in offering a laptop that...
Huawei P20 Pro Review. Huawei's stylish designed flagship phone is a strong contender in the smartphone market and if you are looking for the best in class camera you will be more than glad with Huawei P20 Pro. Huawei P20 Pro...
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...
Pizza, US Roadtrips and Geeking out on technology = Freedom Pizza Founder & CEO, Ian Ohan Week 2 of 52 weeks of inspiration and SwissGulf Partners were lucky enough to catch up with Freedom Pizza CEO, Ian Ohan. We chatted...
Brndstr is an innovation house for brands and agencies. Think of Brndstr as an extension to your company's creative team, and providing with technical solutions. They also help companies with their social tech campaigns. Here is an exclusive interview with...
Youth these days find it particularly hilarious when older people, (and by older I am referring to those of us who witnessed Y2K), narrate how life was before social media, apps, iDevices and platforms like YouTube. The whole notion...
Interview with Hania Hoss, where she talks about all things digital and social media Hania ElSolh Hoss is a social and digital media manager based out of Dubai. She has been associated with the world's most sought after brands such as Nike, PriceWaterhouseCoopers...
AI-powered photography master shows-off shots you never knew you could take with your smartphone Every year, smartphone cameras become more capable, more skillful and more professional; bigger sensors, more megapixels, wider apertures, better quality. Some of them are so advanced...
The first Facebook bank branch in the Middle East was pioneered by Prototype Interactive “As Google continues to get better at connecting related search queries, long, in-depth content will become more of a trend. These pages will rank for both broad...
Ever thought about the backstage dynamics driving the games that you are so deeply engrossed in on your mobile, laptop or tab? Read on to understand how your addiction to online games is shaping the industry. Gamers will be inclined...
With the Middle East and especially the GCC on the cusp of becoming the world's fastest growing e-commerce playground, Ashik Hasim, Partner at Precise Communications/Essentially Precise shares his views on the rising e-commerce trends in the region and what it...
A leading computer security firm has found a new cyber surveillance virus in the Middle East that spies on financial transactions, email and social networking activity, reports said on Thursday. The Kaspersky Lab said the virus named "Gauss" may also be...
Xiaomi smartphone shipments grew by 129 percent in the first quarter  Highlights Total year-over-year global smartphone shipments increased 2 percent, reaching 345.5 million units in the first quarter of 2018. However, seasonality took its toll, driving shipment volume down by...
The government of Dubai has announced the launch of 'Dubai Font' - the first typeface developed by Microsoft ever for a city, and named after it. The font, which will be available in 23 languages, was developed simultaneously in...
A Vietnamese tech gadget site seems to have spoiled RIM's launch party where they were to launch its latest Blackberry 10 device. RIM had announced earlier that it will unveil the finished version of its BlackBerry 10 operating system at a press conference on January...
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...
- The Global Cross-Border report shows Middle-East as one of the regions with the highest incidence of cross-border online shoppers  -  UAE consumers continue to increase their online shopping. In 2016, 68% of adults in UAE shopped online in the...
As Sony Mobile announce the launch of new smartphones Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 compact at the MWC 2018, we had a chance to review the Sony Xperia XZ Premium model.   Sony. A 70 year old company that gifted us with...
The Middle East and Africa region is seeing a rapid growth in the sales and penetration level of smartphones. Smartphones are the most desired devices among the 18 to 34 year group in the Middle East. The Middle East region is...
Most of us use social networking media to 'consume' and disseminate information. In this day and age, these networking sites are vying with each other to provide greater levels of innovation for social interaction, information exchange, dialogue and collaboration....
  Global tablet shipments in the first quarter of 2018 (1Q18) reached 31.7 million, declining 11.7% from the prior year, according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker. However, the growing niche of detachable tablets...
Facebook and WhatsApp are region’s most popular social networking sites: Social Media in the Arab World Report • ‘Knowing about the most influential tools will enable decision-makers to invest optimally to serving the community,’ says HE Mohammed Al Gergawi • 89%...
In a world full of possibilities, IKEA opened ‘THE DOOR’ to the UAE  IKEA, the world's largest furniture retailer has launched an innovative campaign in the UAE by digitizing their catalogue in a creative way to take customer experience to...
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...
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...
Middle East Social Media Usage Back in 2002, the Internet had 569 million users – 9.1 percent of the global population, who spent on average, just 46 minutes a day online. Remember... 'The Information Superhighway'? Today, that figure is up to 2.27 billion!...
Powered by 40 MP Leica Triple Camera with Master AI, Huawei P20 Pro heralds the best smartphone camera in the market Huawei has introduced a new era of smartphone photography with the launch of the 40 MP Leica Triple Camera...
Arabian Gazette's review of Huawei Mate 10 Lite Smartphone Are you looking to buy a smartphone that looks cool and loaded with features and functionality - but still is pocket friendly? Read our review. Maybe Huawei Mate 10 Lite is...
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,...
With the increasing number of smart devices about to enter your homes, ever wondered what your future house will look like? check out the neat infographic! From the moment you wake up in the morning, the house reacts to your...
  Middle East comparison website Souqalmal.com , which is based in Dubai, aims to make the market easier for all of us to understand when it comes to financial and insurance products, schools and nurseries. Following an investment of USD 1.2m by Hummingbird...