Dubai, UAE, September 29, 2020 – Lenovo™ is very excited to unveil the latest addition to our premium X1 portfolio, ThinkPad™ X1 Nano. The lightest ThinkPad ever at just 1.99 pounds1 (907g) breaks new ground for performance and functionality in an incredibly featherweight package. Lenovo’s first ThinkPad based on Intel® Evo™ platform2 and powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, the X1 Nano delivers supreme speed and intelligence3 while maintaining outstanding battery life4. Stunning visuals are delivered through a narrow bezel 13-inch 2K display with a 16:10 aspect ratio, and four speakers and four 360-degree microphones enhance the audio-visual capabilities. For a truly immersive user experience, the X1 Nano supports Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos®. State of the art connectivity is ......read more
Affordable Smart Device Offers Innovative Features at an Accessible Price Point
United Arab Emirates, September 28, 2020: Global technology brand, HONOR, has strived to develop a comprehensive suite of products that meet the needs of digital consumers. With this ethos in mind it should come as no surprise that the latest smartphone from HONOR, the HONOR 9X Lite, is a feature-laden and affordable smartphone that promises to deliver intelligent experiences for today’s sophisticated and digital-first consumers. The HONOR 9X Lite, the latest member of HONOR’s 9X series, offers more accessibility to innovative technology for those who are budget conscious.
The HONOR 9X Lite boasts a 6.5-inch HONOR FullView Display and comes with a dual camera set-up that comprises a 48MP main camera and a ......read more
With the wide variety of smart devices surrounding us today there is no doubt we live in a connected digital era. Apart from smart phones, which act as a nexus point, one of the most popular smart devices seen with people are smart wearables. Modern smart wearables have woven themselves deeply into our daily lives, serving primarily as an extension of our smartphones. However, a key feature of wearables such as the newly launched HUAWEI WATCH FIT lies in their health and fitness tracking capabilities. With today’s world having everyone more concerned about their well-being, it’s no surprise that everyone wants to keep track of major health indicators.
Huawei has worked extensively to cater to every kind of user’s health and fitness monitoring needs with the recently launched HUAWEI WATCH FIT. Continuing in its ......read more
Expo Centre Sharjah rolls out Covid-proof plans for its second event this season
Sharjah, 26 September 2020: After the successful hosting of the first exhibition since the coronavirus outbreak, Expo Centre Sharjah is gearing up to host another key consumer event early next month.
The Consumer Electronics Fashion - Big Sale 2020 will be the second major event that will be held at Expo Centre Sharjah after normal life and business activities started returning to normal in the UAE.
Offering some of the biggest discounts in town, CEF - The Big Sale 2020 will showcase the best deals on fashion, accessories, home appliances, smartphones and electronics from October 1 to 4, 2020.
“Expo Centre Sharjah resumed its operations after putting in place a host of measures to ensure that all our staff members, exhibitors and ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 24, 2020: For the three Arabic commentators chosen to be part of WWE’s 2K Battlegrounds video game, the opportunity is a dream come true.
Jude Aldajani, Faisal Almughaiseeb and Saeed AlGhamdi, who are all part of WWE’s Arabic commentary team, have plenty of experience between them having worked on huge KSA events such as Super ShowDown and Crown Jewel, where their words have helped describe action involving some of the brand’s biggest Superstars, including The Undertaker, AJ Styles and Braun Strowman, who faced Tyson Fury in a memorable encounter in 2019.
At the same event, history was made as Natalya faced Lacey Evans in the first all-female WWE bout to take place in KSA, a pivotal moment in the evolution of WWE.
Now, the commentary skills of Aldajani, Almughaiseeb ......read more
• Etisalat to apply smooth, fast and cost-effective network evolution to 5G standalone
• Ericsson’s Charging and Policy to support new use cases including IoT, Network Slicing, augmented reality and virtual reality
• Partnership elevates Etisalat UAE subscribers’ experience to a new level, empowering users to customize packages and provide efficient and flexible offerings
United Arab Emirates, September 23, 2020: Etisalat, one of the leading telecommunication operators in emerging markets, has selected Ericsson’s (NASDAQ: ERIC) state of the art Charging System and Ericsson’s 5G Business Support Systems (BSS) as part of its national 5G network evolution.
Ericsson Charging will be deployed across Etisalat UAE’s entire network. A dedicated ......read more
The offer runs until September 30th, 2020, includes no additional charges, and gives UAE consumers the opportunity to replace the battery on their device with a genuine Huawei unit*
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 23, 2020: Huawei is it offering UAE consumers the option to replace the battery on their device with genuine, original long lasting, good quality, safe and reliable replacements for just 39AED as part of a limited time offer.
The offer, which runs until September 30th, 2020, aims to encourage consumers to use Huawei Authorised Service Centers where they can take advantage of Huawei’s high-quality customer service and original parts.
The attractive price includes no additional labour charges and allows consumers to replace and update batteries across long list of Huawei devices ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 22, 2020: In today’s society, consumers are perhaps more conscious than ever before about the levels of indoor air quality. Health and well-being have emerged as a top priority for people of all age groups, with advancements in the science and medical fields illustrating the importance of promoting and encouraging measures to ensure endeavors in this direction are carried out at every opportunity.
Consumers require the air that they breathe to be purified. Recent events and the new normal have also placed an even greater emphasis on the need for adequate air quality. Although students are beginning to return to schools and universities, many professionals continue to work remotely, requiring an optimal environment in which they can conduct tasks proactively and ......read more
Bring the Party Anywhere with HONOR 9A’S Powerful Audio Features
United Arab Emirates, September 21, 2020: With the smartphone revolution, the way users listen to music has completely evolved. Thanks to advanced technology, smartphones are now considered the most dominant portable music players on the planet. Today, smartphones are adapting to the digital needs of young consumers and this means that the quality of smartphone audio has never been more important.
Recognizing the need to provide optimal music capabilities and exceptional audio quality, global technology brand, HONOR, has recently integrated intelligent audio capabilities in the HONOR 9A smartphone. Budget-friendly and feature-packed, the HONOR 9A encompasses powerful audio features for an immersive music experience.
Enjoy ......read more
‘Touch’ smart ring identifies colour and text for visually impaired or those with colour vision deficiency
• According to the World Health Organisation, more than 2.2 billion people around the world are estimated to suffer from vision impairment or blindness. *
• Of these, 1 billion have moderate or severe distance vision impairment or blindness as well as near vision impairment*. Touch allows users to reconnect with the excitement of discovering colours at their own pace.
United Arab Emirates, September 21, 2020: This year’s national James Dyson Award winners in the UAE is the Touch device – an invention that can help people with visual impairments identify colours through lights and speech feedback. People with visual impairments ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 20, 2020: To coincide with the release of WWE 2K BattleGrounds, two WWE Superstars - Xavier Woods and Tyler Breeze - have been speaking about their love of gaming.
Launched last week, WWE 2K BattleGrounds, which is available on PlayStation, Xbox and PC, features a roster of more than 70 WWE Superstars and Legends.
Woods and Breeze have been competing on various video games for many years, and such is their passion for gaming both men host their own dedicated YouTube channels in relation to the subject.
Woods, part of three-man tag team The New Day, is the host of UpUpDownDown, a gaming-specific YouTube channel which boasts over 2 million subscribers, and he details how his project came to fruition.
“When I got into wrestling at 17 the culture was a ......read more
New HVL-F28RM Compact Flash is also Announced
Dubai, UAE, 20 September 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa announced several additions to their impressive imaging lineup — the Alpha 7C full-frame camera (model ILCE-7C), the FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 (model SEL2860) zoom lens and HVL-F28RM flash.
The Alpha 7C is the world’s smallest and lightest full-frame body with uncompromising performance, featuring advanced AF (autofocus), high-resolution 4K video capabilities and more. When paired with the world’s smallest and lightest FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 standard zoom lens, this versatile combination delivers an experience unlike any other, maximising portability and versatility without sacrificing any of the power of full-frame imaging. The HVL-F28RM flash allows users to broaden their ......read more
• Mobily and Ericsson test 5G on low band for extended 5G coverage
• Ericsson Spectrum Sharing will support Mobily in expanding 5G coverage
September 17, 2020: Mobily has teamed up with Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) to trial 5G on 800/1800 MHz band using Ericsson Spectrum Sharing. The trial showed 5G capabilities in a real-world environment over a live network, including tests on speed and latency.
Ericsson Spectrum Sharing allows both 4G and 5G to be deployed in the same band and on the same radio through a software upgrade – instantly allocating spectrum between the two mobile technologies based on user demand on a one millisecond (ms) basis. The award-winning solution will allow Mobily to efficiently manage 4G and 5G traffic in its network thereby enhancing coverage, performance, ......read more
New tool empowers users to display their creativity and individual style
United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2020: Lenovo today announces the launch of its ‘Be Unique’ campaign, leveraging an in-house built AI engine and online platform to create bespoke laptop sleeves for Lenovo Yoga devices.
Lenovo’s ‘Be Unique’ campaign falls into the brand’s newly inaugurated ‘Experience Smarter’ platform which aims to deliver smarter experiences to consumers across Lenovo’s product portfolio for work, studying, gaming and content creation.
Lenovo has uncovered growing demand for more unique, personalized products and experiences. Focusing on Lenovo’s creative-centric Yoga sub-brand, the company’s new campaign builds on the stylish nature of Yoga ......read more
• Health-at-home accelerates and is here to stay – vulnerability of our health makes people feel the pressing need for preventative care and healthy living
• Philips introduces connected solutions that offer insights and empower people to make personalized, healthy lifestyle choices
• COVID-19 pandemic accelerates digitalization to meet the urgent need to stay (virtually) connected to caregivers
United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2020: Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today presented new approaches to health and healthcare, and the shift to health-at-home, at its virtual consumer health press event. Against the backdrop of COVID-19, the need for consumers to stay as healthy as possible is more relevant than ever. At ......read more
New HVL-F28RM Compact Flash is also Announced
Dubai, UAE, 16 September 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa announced several additions to their impressive imaging lineup — the Alpha 7C full-frame camera (model ILCE-7C), the FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 (model SEL2860) zoom lens and HVL-F28RM flash.
The Alpha 7C is the world’s smallest and lightest full-frame body with uncompromising performance, featuring advanced AF (autofocus), high-resolution 4K video capabilities and more. When paired with the world’s smallest and lightest FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 standard zoom lens, this versatile combination delivers an experience unlike any other, maximising portability and versatility without sacrificing any of the power of full-frame imaging. The HVL-F28RM flash allows users to ......read more
• UAE Consumers are urged to join the virtual launch event and “Own The Night” with the new OPPO Reno4 Series
• Design-led series packs a punch with 5G and innovative offerings for a smartphone camera
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 September 2020 – Global technology brand, OPPO, is set to launch the all-new Reno4 Series, together with its latest OPPO Enco wireless headphones in the Middle East later this month. Living up to its mission of elevating life through technological artistry, OPPO’s new range of products promises to not only deliver exquisite design and innovation but also to enable a connected lifestyle through the power of 5G for more and more users.
Consistent with OPPO’s aspiration to elevate user-centric experience, the Reno4 Series has ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2020: At this month’s Huawei Developer Conference 2020, the global technology brand announced major upcoming updates for HarmonyOS 2.0, EMUI 11 and HMS (Huawei Mobile Services). These improvements will empower global developers and ecosystem partners to provide enhanced and innovative user experiences for users.
HarmonyOS 2.0: Officially Open Source with Mobile HarmonyOS Beta Available to Developers by Year End
Huawei announced its all-scenario experience operating system, HarmonyOS, back in 2019. Since then, a robust line-up of devices has been developed for the system, facilitating quick device discovery, instant connection, hardware collaboration, and resource sharing between multiple smart devices. The newly announced HarmonyOS 2.0, is bringing a comprehensive ......read more
The new addition to the Y series boasts a solid 64MP quad camera and a 40W HUAWEI SuperCharge and is available for pre-order on September 17th
United Arab Emirates, September 15, 2020: Huawei today announced the launch of the HUAWEI Y9a, the new entry level smartphone that is designed for photography and Super performance. Offering a SuperCamera experience with a 64MP Quad Camera, 40W HUAWEI SuperCharge, large storage and a sleek design with good value for money, the HUAWEI Y9a promises to be the perfect choice for consumers at every age. Capture something fun and explore more with the HUAWEI Y9a. The stunning smartphone comes in three stylish colour options including Midnight Black, Space Silver and Sakura Pink. It is available for pre-order from September 17th, 2020 in the UAE, ......read more
Enjoy A Seamless Music Experience with Intuitive Touch Controls
United Arab Emirates, September 15, 2020: Rise is demand for wireless earphone has grown substantially across the Middle East in recent years. As young consumers manage multiple electronic devices that require audio connectivity the appeal of wireless audio cannot be matched. The convenient, simple, and minimalistic design of wireless earbuds are ideal for fitness enthusiasts, music lovers, college students, and professionals.
Living in a digital world, users are striving to achieve maximum convenience with their everyday gadgets. Wireless touch controls, seamless connectivity, and quick sound pairing have become vital necessities to enjoy being hands-free and cord-free.
With a vision to create an intelligent ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 14 September 2020: The UAE maintained its Arab and regional leadership in a number of ICT related indicators, according to the Global Innovation Index Report 2020, which included results related to Global Competitiveness indicators for ICT sector.
According to the report, the UAE ranked first on the Arab and regional level in information and communication technologies (ICTs) pillar, ICT access indicator, and ICT use indicator. The UAE also ranked first in the Arab region in Generic top-level domains (gTLDs), and in Country-code top-level domains (ccTLDs) (.ae). This reflects the UAE’s efforts in enforcing the digital transformation embodied by the government’s directions towards being one of the leading countries in the world.
Dr. Ahmed bin Ali, Group Senior Vice President, Corporate ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 13th, 2020: HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced that the HyperX Alloy Origins™ Core featuring HyperX Red mechanical switches will be their first keyboard available in Arabic layout.
Alloy Origins Core keyboard is built for performance and longevity with a shorter actuation point and 80 million click rating. It maximizes desktop real estate with a space-saving tenkeyless layout for ultimate mouse movement. The keyboard features RGB exposed backlit keys for brighter illumination with radiant lighting effects and five adjustable brightness levels to enhance gaming, day or night. For added durability, stability and flexibility, Alloy Origins Core is built with a full aircraft-grade aluminium body and the USB Type-C to USB Type-A keyboard ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 13, 2020: Huawei Developer Conference 2020 (Together) was held last Thursday at Songshan Lake. In the keynote speech, Huawei announced major upcoming updates for HarmonyOS 2.0, EMUI 11, HMS(Huawei Mobile Services), HUAWEI HiLink, and HUAWEI Research. These improvements will empower global developers and ecosystem partners to provide enhanced and innovative user experiences for users. At the event, Huawei also unveiled six new products that will contribute to Huawei’s all-scenario experience – HUAWEI MateBook X, HUAWEI MateBook 14, HUAWEI WATCH GT 2 Pro, HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro, HUAWEI WATCH FIT and HUAWEI FreeLace Pro.
During the three days, Huawei will bring together developers from around the world through various exciting activities, including Lakeside Talks, Tech. Sessions, Tech. ......read more
Premium Sunglasses and Premium Audio in One Revolutionary Wearable
United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: Bose today announces three new Frames — each combining the protection and style of premium sunglasses with the functionality of premium headphones in one revolutionary wearable.
The new Frames Tempo delivers the best performance in the Frames line-up and is engineered specifically for outdoor workouts — like biking, running, and climbing. The Frames Tenor and Soprano are for everyday use with improved style, design, and acoustics over the original. Both feature Bose’s proprietary Open Ear AudioTM Technology and the tiniest, thinnest, most invisible Bose speaker systems ever. The result is a breakthrough in mobile audio: immersive sound from eyewear — not ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: Ericsson has joined the 450 MHz Alliance to support critical mobile communications networks for industries such as public safety and utilities that require secure and resilient wide-area coverage.
Traditionally regarded as a niche band, 450MHz spectrum has grown in relevance to the mission-critical networks market in recent years. The 450MHz band addresses critical network users’ needs with a wider reach at a reasonable cost.
The 450MHz Alliance is an industry association that represents the interests of industries that recognize the potential of 450MHz spectrum. Its members include communications service providers and equipment manufacturers and companies representing multiple industries.
BENEFITS OF 450MHz
In addition to security and resilience, other ......read more
First online edition of meeting served as strategic platform to discuss how COVID-19 impacted Internet operations in the Middle East
378 people from 48 countries tuned in for the meeting.
23 September 2020 - The 20th edition of the Middle East Network Operator Group Meeting and Peering Forum (MENOG) was held as a virtual event recently. The meeting took place as a 90-minute panel discussion and was broadcasted live on MENOG’s website.
During the meeting, panelists from across the region discussed the effects of COVID-19 on the Middle Eastern ......read more
Kuwait City, Kuwait, 17th September, 2020: Ooredoo Telecom, the first to introduce innovative digital services in Kuwait, has signed a partnership with Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, to offer Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)-as-a-Service to businesses in Kuwait. The telecom service provider has implemented Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform combined with Citrix Virtual Desktops software in its datacentre with a view to provide a fully supported solution for desktop virtualization to small and medium businesses (SMBs) and enterprise ......read more
Winners to Be Selected and Announced at Bentley’s Virtual Year in Infrastructure 2020 Conference, October 20-21
16 September 2020 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twins services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, announced the finalists in the Year in Infrastructure 2020 Awards program. The annual awards program honors the extraordinary work of Bentley software users advancing infrastructure design, construction, and operations throughout the world. Sixteen independent jury ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 16TH September, 2020 – Mindware, a regional leader in Value Added Distribution, today announced that it has signed a commercial distribution agreement across the Middle East with Acer. This will include the vendor’s commercial and education portfolio including Windows based laptops, Chromebook devices, accessories, projectors, Enduro and ConceptD devices. The main focus will be on the Travelmate Series, specifically designed both for the corporate world and the public sector. Mindware will drive the market penetration of these devices by mobilizing its extensive ......read more
More than one million viewers witness the Semi-Final and Grand Final matches live on Facebook and YouTube
Dubai, 9 September 2020: INFINITY from Algeria came out on top to win the second edition of the Free Fire Arab Tribal tournament which was watched live online by more than one million people.
In the Grand Final, INFINITY’s Medien Bakour (INF.9tl), Bahi Sehar (INF.Kapablo), Bendjebara Abdennour (INF Abdou BN), Allouche Mohamed Abderrahmane (INF R3B) and Adem Hadjaissa (INF HARACHI) were at the top of their game to defeat Tunisia’s Team ......read more
Latest Legion lineup delivers ultimate gaming immersion, backed by upgraded cooling technology and reimagined keyboard
Dubai, UAE, September 7, 2020: Lenovo today announces the local availability of its latest Legion PCs and desktops, enhanced by new gamer-inspired features to give players a competitive edge.
At the heart of the upgraded lineup of PCs available in Saudi Arabia are key features including Lenovo’s Legion TrueStrike keyboard and Legion Coldfront 2.0 technology.
The TrueStrike keyboard has been designed with professional gameplay and typing ......read more
7 September 2020 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates: TCL, one of the leading players in the global TV industry and a leading consumer electronics company, today launched its new TCL QLED TV model, C815 to the United Arab Emirates customers. TCL’s much-anticipated QLED TV portfolio themed, “Beyond Your Imagination”, continues to raise the bar for imagery and audio-visual experience, delivering pure and rich colors with exceptional acoustic performance.
“With the help of deep supply chain vertical integration, TCL has been committed to Quantum Dot ......read more
New Adaptor Enables Advanced Autofocus Capabilities When Attaching A-mount Lenses to Latest E-mount Bodies
Dubai, UAE, 7 September 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa announced the new LA-EA5, a 35mm Full-frame A-mount lens adaptor that allows users to easily pair advanced E-mount camera bodies with A-mount lenses1.
Using the new LA-EA5 A-mount adaptor, users can now access the acclaimed autofocus and high-speed shooting capabilities found in Sony’s latest E-mount camera bodies1 with A-mount SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor) and SAM (Smooth Autofocus Motor) ......read more
Regardless of How Bright the Room or Dark the Scene, LG CineBeam 4K
UHD Laser Projector Delivers the Ultimate Home Cinematic Experience
United Arab Emirates, September 06, 2020: The newest LG CineBeam 4K UHD Laser projector (model HU810P) from LG Electronics (LG) is designed to deliver an authentic movie theater experience to consumers in the comfort of their own homes. The latest innovation in LG’s popular high-resolution projector lineup, this projector offers features and technologies that make it the perfect choice for movie lovers and families who ......read more
By: Ehab Halablab, Regional Sales Director – Middle East at A10 Networks
Last year ransomware made a comeback, as worldwide mobile operators made aggressive strides in the transformation to 5G, and GDPR achieved its first full year of implementation. The industry saw some of the largest fines ever given for massive data breaches experienced by enterprises. As the spike in demand for ransomware-as-a-service tools in underground forums, coupled with the anonymity offered by the dark web, the surge in these types of cyberthreats should not be a surprise.
This year ransomware will ......read more
New Units Being Unveiled at IFA 2020 Keep Groceries Fresher
Even Longer Meaning Fewer Trips to the Supermarket
United Arab Emirates, September 02, 2020: LG Electronics (LG) is helping consumers realize their dream kitchens with the unveiling of new refrigerator models at IFA 2020: improved InstaView™ Door-in-Door™ refrigerator with UVnano, updated LG Fridge and Freezer pair and latest InstaView ThinQ™ refrigerator. Adding to an already comprehensive list of features, these new kitchen appliance models demonstrate LG’s commitment to giving ......read more
August 31, 2020: Global technology brand, HONOR, has announced it will be part of the IFA 2020 Special Edition in Berlin on September 4. Under the theme Expand Your Smart Life, HONOR will be launching a portfolio of products including smart wearables, personal computers, and tablets. The new lineup will feature the latest preeminent technology for today’s digital consumer.
HONOR’s 1+8+N IoT strategy, which refers to an ecosystem integration of one smartphone, eight categories of additional connected products and a wide offering of third-party linked devices ......read more
• The new devices seamlessly integrate with the wider Galaxy ecosystem to reimagine customer experiences on every occasion
• The Galaxy Note20 is the most powerful note series seamlessly connecting with the Galaxy ecosystem to navigate the rapidly changing world
Dubai, UAE 26 August, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced the availability of new power devices, which have enhanced the Galaxy ecosystem and together form the brand’s new suite of flagship devices. The highly anticipated range will now be available in the UAE, and ......read more
The new fashionable watch boasts a 1.64-inch Stylish HD screen, 10 days battery life and a myriad of health and fitness features
United Arab Emirates, August 26, 2020: Huawei has today announced the launch of its latest fitness watch, HUAWEI WATCH FIT. Huawei’s first ever smart sports watch with a stylish large HD rounded rectangular face and a 10 day battery life, the HUAWEI WATCH FIT helps users in keeping track of their health with scientific health tracking features and encourages them to get into new forms of exercise through a variety of animated ......read more
The OPPO Gaming Challenge is on until August 29th at Mall of Emirates as part of Dubai Summer Surprises
Dubai, August 26, 2020: As part of OPPO’s partnership with Dubai Summer Surprises, the global smartphone brand has seen an incredible response from the gaming community at its Gaming Challenge at Mall of the Emirates.
With four days remaining of the challenge, gaming aficionados have the chance to meet and play against some of the region’s leading gaming talent such as Ahmed Al Nasheet (@dvlzgame), Amr Nassouhy (@nsoo7y) and Hussain Yousuf Anwar ......read more
UAE, Dubai – 25 August 2020: Consumers in the UAE can enjoy and experience the amazing new Modesh and Dana themes that are now free to download from the Huawei Themes Store. This rollout has been done in collaboration with to bring more joy and excitement to the users.
Available on all Huawei and HONOR devices supporting EMUI 10 and EMUI 9, users can enjoy a variety of themes from the Huawei Themes store that embody the joyful character, Modesh, along with his new friend, Dana, who has been officially introduced as one of DSS’ biggest surprises and Modesh’s ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 20, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced that a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed with Schoolvoice, the UAE-pioneered EdTech and a digital platform designed for schools to optimize communication and engagement within their community, to guarantee the continuity of effective distance learning. The news aligns with the UAE government’s directives to ensure rapid response in dealing with the impact of the outbreak on the education sector and keep pace with the changes imposed by the pandemic.
The signed MoU aims to ......read more
SRS-XB43, SRS-XB33 and SRS-XB23
• Enhanced sound quality with the newly developed X-Balanced Speaker Units on the SRS-XB43, SRS-XB33 and SRS-XB23
• No limits to enjoying your music with water proof, dust proof and shock proof design
• The new line-up features a fresh design, including the SRS-XB23’s new compact, lightweight and easy to carry design
Dubai, UAE, 20 August 2020: Sony Middle East and Africa refreshed its EXTRA BASSTM wireless speaker line-up with the addition of the SRS-XB43, SRS-XB33 and SRS-XB23. ......read more
Cloud-based customer services drive reliability and operational efficiency
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2020: Infonas, a leading global telecommunications service and cloud provider in the Middle East, has selected software and services from Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) to expand its network capabilities and meet increasing demand for high performance connectivity. To serve its growing customer base of government, private and public sector customers that require high bandwidth services with zero downtime, Infonas is leveraging Ciena’s Hosted Manage, Control and ......read more
By: Adil Baghir, Technology Consultant Lead, Middle East & Africa at A10 Networks
The load balancer market is expected to grow to US$ 5billion by 2023, and trends such as mobile broadband, multi-cloud and hybrid cloud, virtualisation, remote working, and bring your own device (BYOD) have helped to fuel this growth. The result is that tremendous pressure is being placed on IT departments to ensure high availability for mission-critical applications such as ERP, communication and collaboration systems, and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
The need for high availability
High ......read more
HVAC Systems to Reflect Changing Space and Management Needs for New Normal
United Arab Emirates, August 18, 2020: The pandemic has overwhelmed every sector, yet none more so than healthcare. According to an IBISWorld report, in Australia, less than 20% of public hospitals are equipped with a specialized Intensive Care Unit (ICU), required for managing the welfare of the most critically-ill patients. NHS England also confirmed that up to 20% of affected patients in several hospitals caught COVID-19 at the hospital, while being treated for other diseases.
The pandemic has ......read more
Dubai, August 17, 2020: Al-Futtaim Technologies has announced that it has been awarded Cisco’s Gold Partnership Certification making it one of only six companies in the UAE that has received this prestigious recognition.
As part of the certification process, the Al-Futtaim company had to meet the rigorous standards set forth by Cisco in networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction. The process also included a third-party audit that validates a partner’s technology skills, business practices, customer satisfaction, presales and post-sales support ......read more
Led By OLED TV’s Ninth Straight Win, LG’s Innovative
Home Entertainment Products Take Prestigious Awards
DUBAI, August 16, 2020 — LG Electronics (LG) continues its long history of success at the EISA Awards with four of LG’s innovative home entertainment solutions being honored for superior performance, outstanding design and maximum usability this year. Organized by the Expert Imaging and Sound Association (EISA), the world’s largest consumer electronics editorial organization, recognition at this year’s competition went to LG OLED TV ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 16th August, 2020 – Mindware, one of the region’s leading Value Added Distributors (VADs), today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world. As per the agreement, Mindware will offer Keysight’s Network Applications & Security group’s entire portfolio of network testing, visibility and security solutions through its expansive network of channel partners to ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 13th August, 2020 – Kodak Alaris has announced that it will host a series of dynamic webinars from August through to October 2020 for organizations in the Middle East, Turkey, Africa and Russia (METAR) region. The first of the five free webinars, entitled ‘Covid 19: Impact, Trends, and The Way Forward’ will take place on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 3:00pm Gulf Standard Time (GST). Experts from the company will discuss the effects of the pandemic in the business sector and educate regional organizations on how to leverage everything from Work from Home (WFH) ......read more