Tuesday, July 23, 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.

Bahrain: First ‘Solar Home’ Launched

Bahrain has unveiled the country's first ‘solar home,’ which is connected to the governmental electricity network through a net metering system.It allows individuals and...

New Smarter Generation Of Bahrain’s ID Card Unveiled

The ID card is receiving an upgrade to enhance its technological features, according to the Bahrain News Agency.His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad...

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...

6 Dubai highlights to look forward to in 2018

2017 has been an eventful year for the UAE in terms of tech advancements. Be it testing the flying taxis to getting robocops for...

Abu Dhabi: World’s Largest Virtual Battery Plant Opened

Abu Dhabi Department of Energy has opened the region's first Grid Scale Battery Deployment and the world's largest Virtual Battery Plant with a capacity...

Instagram Introduces Shopping Cart Feature

Facebook Inc’s Instagram is trialing a feature that lets U.S. users shop from the photo-sharing app by using a “checkout” option on items tagged...

Bahrain: Global First To Enact Law On Electronic Transferable Of Records

Bahrain creates history as the first nation to enact UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic Transferable Records (MLETR), developed by the United Nations Commission on...

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...

Oman launches hospitals e-payment system

Oman's Ministry of Health will start implementing the e-payment system on January 1, 2018 at all hospitals and other government-run medical facilities.It announced that all...

WARNING – iPhone owners beware

If you haven't updated your iPhone to iOS 11.4 yet, you may want to hold off a bit longer. Frustrated Apple users are complaining that...
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