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Frost & Sullivan Futurists Share 10 Global Shifts Powered by Technology

The rise of quantum supremacy and testing of flying personal transportation to create growth opportunities in 2018 read more

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UAE to save $3bn with AI, blockchain

The government of UAE is projected to save approximately $3 billion in economic return and over AED380 million in government documents annually, due to blockchain and artificial intelligence. These technologies are two of the most influential tools revolutionizing the World of innovation. On the launching of UAE Blockchain Strategy 2021 at the Future Blockchain Summit, the minister of Artificial Intelligence Mr. Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, said that UAE was moving at the right pace. read more

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Skype and FaceTime Ban lifting in the United Arabs Emirates

Apple and Microsoft are in holding talks with the United Arab Emirates federal government to lift its ban on FaceTime calling and Skype, which has been prohibited in the Gulf country for some years. According to local news reports, UAE’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) Director General Hamad Obaid Al Mansouri confirmed the talks would take place this week in Dubai. read more

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American University of Sharjah and Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park organize ‘Robotics & 3D Printing in the Construction Industry Showtime’

Exhibition part of the collaboration project with Oulu University of Applied Sciences read more

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Dubai Blockchain Business Registry

The blockchain technology is being employed by the Dubai government to make it simpler to start up and operate in the country. read more

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AUH reduces waiting times & increases capacity with smart IOT Technology

Abu Dhabi International Airport takes a step further towards its digital transformation read more

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Orange Business Services redefines the concept of ‘smart cities’ at inaugural IDC Smart City Middle East Event & Awards

  • Orange Business Services presents key Smart City awards as Platinum Partner to the inaugural IDC event
  • Orange Business Services redefines smart cities as ‘Cognitive Cities’ with data journeys at their heart

Orange Business Services, the business to business branch of the Orange Group, was the Platinum Partner to the inaugural IDC Smart Cities Middle East Event & Awards on 1st May 2018, at the Jumeirah Creek Side Hotel, Dubai, where Orange presented awards and a keynote address on managing the data journeys created by the Cognitive City of the future. Orange Business Services is actively consulting on smart city projects across the region and recently launched a new Middle East regional hub and smart cities center of excellence at the Dubai Silicon Oasis.  The hub includes a solutions showroom demonstrating Orange Business Services’ smart solutions portfolio and capabilities in a user-friendly space, designed to stimulate further innovative ideas and collaborative business opportunities read more

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Mimecast to Demonstrate Cyber Resilience for Email at GISEC

Mimecast to address growing instances of targeted threats, such as impersonation attacks, with the introduction of new product features read more

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Mimecast Report: Legacy Email Security Systems Failing to Provide Sufficient Security Protection

Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced the availability of its quarterly Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), a report of tests that measure the effectiveness of incumbent email security systems. read more

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Lulu And iLife Target Growing Market Of Budget Smart Shoppers

iLife’s to offer their latest range of affordable and stylish gadgets across Lulu Hypermarkets in the Middle East read more

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What does the future of robotics and Global Smart Cities hold?

Frost & Sullivan experts anticipate global smart cities to create a market value of more than $2 Trillion by the year 2025. According to Visionary Innovation Principal Consultant at Frost & Sullivan, Jillian Walker, in the last two years, AI (Artificial Intelligence) and robotics is the technology innovation area that has enjoyed the highest funding among large investments rising from both the corporate and independent venture capital companies. read more

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Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award: IDEMIA Awarded As The Company Of The Year In The Global Biometric Authentication Solutions Market

What is Biometrics, and particularly, what role is it playing in the world today? Well, for starts, Biometrics refers to the application of statistical analysis on biological data. In the world today, the biological data in people that are used for identity verification has for a long time been fingerprints which are unique to every human. read more

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Zebra Study: 40 Percent of Parcels Delivered Within 2 Hours By 2028

Surveyed omnichannel decision makers anticipate disruption led by drones, autonomous vehicles and crowdsourced delivery read more

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Startup: LILOOTECH Smart glasses

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itcan highlights role of conversion rate optimization in achieving increased online business revenue

itcan, a young Dubai-based company that specializes in e-commerce performance, innovation, growth hacking campaigns, and B2B initiatives, has underscored the significance of conversion rate optimization (CRO) and other data-driven approaches for online retailers to attract more customers and grow their business. read more

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Blockchain Meets Drone Vehicle at the Future Cities Show

Al Shezawi: “Future Cities Show will display, test, demonstrate and discuss future technology supporting all urban planners, architects, master-planners, engineers, scientists as well as consumers – to see the future unfolding in front of their eyes.” read more

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An Overview of the Middle East and North Africa Over the Top (OTT) Video Services Market

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Over-the-Top Video Services Market continues to grow on the back of telco partnerships, local content read more

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