Saturday, May 25, 2019

Tech & Telecoms

Latest updates on the implementation of new tech and telecom projects in and around the GCC region and global updates on social networking platforms and computers.

Saudi Plans Its Own Space Agency; King’s Son Named As Chairman

Saudi Arabia has announced plans to set up its own space agency, with King Salman's son named as its chairman.As part of a series...

Osama bin Laden’s son attacks Saudi Arabia in video message

Hamza Bin Laden has accused the historic founder of Saudi Arabia, Abdul-Aziz bin Rahman Al Saud, of being a British agent, according to Arab...

UAE: 33 expats held over phone text message scam

The Dubai Police have arrested 33 Asians in separate raids on their hideouts in Deira and a neighbouring emirate, who defrauded people by promising them...

Over 164 Million Active Facebook Users In The Middle East

There are 164 million active users in the Arab World, up from 56 million in 2013, according to a new study from Damian Radcliffe,...

Holoportation: the future of communication?

Forget Facebook, Skype and Snapchat, a professor in Dubai believes "HoloPortation" will be the new social media craze in less than a decade. The...

You can now fly an Emirates A380 in Dubai!

Have you ever fancied flying an airplane? Here is your chance to experience how a passenger aircraft is operated. The Emirates A380 Experience will allow...

Chinese researchers plan to turn Abu Dhabi desert green

A Chinese-UAE venture has announced plans to implement experiments dedicated to desert soilization technologies.UAE-based Mawarid Holding signed an agreement with Chongqing Earthskin Eco-technology to...

Facebook To Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency Next Year

Facebook is planning to launch its own cryptocurrency in early 2020, allowing users to make digital payments in a dozen countries. The currency, dubbed GlobalCoin, would...

Saudi unemployment continues to rise

Over 900,000 Saudis are seeking jobs, 219,000 men, and 687,500 women. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met with Western tech giants, including the leaders of Facebook and...

Scam Alert! Indians warned of fake ’embassy calls’

The Indian Embassy in Bahrain has issued a warning to its nationals to beware of fake callers claiming to be from the embassy following...
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