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Egypt is to have its first smart educational city in the Governorate of Giza. (Shutterstock)
September 19, 2018 - 11:13 GMT
Egypt is to have its first smart educational city in the Governorate of Giza, according to the announcement made by iSharp’s Managing Director for the Middle East, Ashraf Hazin, on Tuesday.
The award is based on Ericsson’s position as a consolidated technology leader driving 5G innovation regionally and globally.
September 18, 2018 - 12:48 GMT
Ericsson has been named 5G Innovator of the Year at the Telecoms World Middle East 2018 that took place in Dubai on September 17th, 2018.
Blackmail and banking frauds are among the top cybercrimes registered in Dubai. (Shutterstock)
September 16, 2018 - 09:31 GMT
Blackmail and banking frauds are among the top cybercrimes registered in Dubai, according to the Dubai Police.
The new system will make the recruitment process smooth by providing all recruitment services and procedures through one channel. (Shutterstock)
September 16, 2018 - 07:42 GMT
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has announced that a new project that enables expatriates coming to Qatar for work to complete all residency procedures in their home countries will begin in October.
Ooredoo’s ‘Supernet’ covers 95% of the Sultanate’s population to bring better streaming, surfing, sharing, chatting and working to all.
September 13, 2018 - 11:33 GMT
Ooredoo continues to set the standard with the expansion of its high-speed 4G network. The company has surpassed its initial goal of 4G upgrades, offering more coverage than ever before.
Samsung has introduced Wind-Free, its latest line up of air conditioners.
September 12, 2018 - 10:11 GMT
We know that summer in the Middle East can be a scorcher, so our need to have the air conditioning on throughout the day and night becomes imperative.
Turkey aims to export smart phones to 45 countries by the end of this year. (Shutterstock)
September 12, 2018 - 07:15 GMT
Turkey's leading mobile phone producer General Mobile exports its smart phones to 33 countries worldwide, Sabahattin Yaman, the company's CEO, said Tuesday.
The rise of mobile usage is driving video consumption (particularly on mobile-optimised social platforms), which in turn is driving up advertiser investment in video. (Shutterstock)
September 10, 2018 - 09:33 GMT
Advertisers are expected to spend a combined $30bn on online video advertising this year, most of which will be paid to social media platforms despite the continuing risks of negative adjacency and ad fraud.
Consumers usually do not have any kind of protection on their devices. (Shutterstock)
September 10, 2018 - 09:08 GMT
Cyberattacks in Turkey rose 24.9 percent in the first half of 2018, up from 21.9 percent in the same period last year, according to Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab.
The Royal Commission for Makkah and the Holy Sites will implement giant projects in Mecca and the holy sites plans to serve pilgrims and making their pilgrimage more comfortable. (Shutterstock)
September 10, 2018 - 08:31 GMT
The city of Mecca and other Islamic sites visited by millions of Muslims in Saudi Arabia will go hi-tech in the future.
Chafic Traboulsi; Head of Networks, Ericsson Middle East and Africa
September 09, 2018 - 07:55 GMT
5G is expected to complement 4G technologies to improve standard of living for consumers and society as a whole, and open new revenue opportunities for enterprises across a wide spectrum of industries.
People in Iran spent 1,110 trillion rials (about $26.5 billion) on online shopping during the previous Iranian calendar year. (Shutterstock)
September 05, 2018 - 11:51 GMT
A total of 1,600 billion rials (about $38 billion) in online transactions last year, equaling 11 percent of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), digiato website announced.
A non-profit organisation founded in Doha with teams in other neighbouring Gulf countries is raising awareness on the benefits of blockchain. (shutterstock)
September 05, 2018 - 10:46 GMT
A non-profit organisation founded in Doha with teams in other neighbouring Gulf countries is raising awareness on the benefits of blockchain with the aim of bringing the technology closer to public and private sector stakeholders in Qatar.
Technology is changing the face of education.  (Shutterstock)
September 05, 2018 - 09:28 GMT
Technology is changing the face of education. Check out the newest ways teachers are modernising their lesson plans in order to make learning easier and more fun.
Early gains lifted Amazon's value to $1 trillion only briefly, with the final close at $2,039.51 giving it a value of $995 billion. (Shutterstock)
September 05, 2018 - 09:07 GMT
Amazon's market value hit $1 trillion on Tuesday, the second company after Apple to hit the milestone, following an incredible journey for the internet giant which has kept a long-term focus since launching as an online bookseller two decades ago.
This new collaboration with Huawei forms part of OSN’s digitisation strategy to enhance product delivery, and ensure more potential OSN customers have access to the best TV experiences, by utilising innovative technology.
September 04, 2018 - 12:45 GMT
OSN, the region’s leading entertainment network, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, to deliver a turnkey IPTV solution which enables telecom operators to offer a state-of-the-art TV experience alongside premium content.