Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Tech & Telecoms

Want to be an Instagram influencer in Dubai? That’ll cost you...

Social networks such as Instagram, Facebook and YouTube are being forced to register with the United Arab Emirates government by the end of June....

UAE: 48% decline in cyber-attacks this year

The number of cyber-attacks against websites in the UAE during the first four months of the current year reached 155, compared to 297 attacks...

Ramadan moon captured by DubaiSat-2

DubaiSat-2 captured the stunning image of the Ramadan Moon.The Mohammad Bin Rashid Space Centre's (MBRSC) remote sensing satellite DubaiSat-2 took the image after weeks...

UAE clamps down on social media influencers

Individuals and institutions who carry out commercial activities on social media have been warned they must be fully complaint with new electronic media regulations...

Saudi: Facial-recognition system for Expat immigration

The General Directorate of Passports, also known as Jawazat, is making use of the latest technology to make it easier monitor and control the...

World’s most futuristic looking hotel – guests to sleep in 19-metre-high...

This is the space-age design for a new hotel that will see guests sleep inside luxury triangular pods that stand 19 metres high.Tetra Hotel...

Is Skype about to make its BIG return to the UAE?

An infamous ban on video calling apps such as Skype and FaceTime could soon be lifted within the U.A.E. after reports emerged that the...

Saudi: Luxury Buses With Live TV Now a Reality

The Saudi Public Transport Company (Sabtco) has announced the launch of new luxury bus services between cities with live TV and Wi-Fi.Director of external...

Dubai: Smart Number Plates that connect directly to Police soon to...

Dubai's authorities are planning to introduce a digital number plate capable of tracking drivers locations and informing the police of bad driving.The new plates...

Saudi reveals first movie to screen after 35 years

Marvel's box-office hit Black Panther is reportedly set to become the first movie shown in Saudi Arabia when a decades-old cinema ban is lifted...

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