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Official Smart City WiFi provider du chooses Icomera as Dubai Tram technology partner

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du , the Official Smart City WiFi Provider in Dubai, has chosen Icomera as its technology partner, giving Dubai Tram commuters a cutting-edge WiFi service throughout their journey. Icomera’s X-Series platform supports 4G/LTE backhauling and WiFi internet services is provided through Icomera platform that backhauled over du 4G/LTE network that are available across the tram route and TRAM stations. The ...

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MEA Smartphone Market Booms as 4G LTE Shipments to GCC Grow 400%

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GCC shipments of 4G LTE handsets have increased more than four times over the last year and are now close to accounting for one half of all smartphones sold in the region, according to the latest figures from International Data Corporation (IDC). The market intelligence firm’s Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker shows that smartphones now make up 75% of the phones ...

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MEA Smartphone Market Booms as 4G LTE Shipments to GCC Grow 400%

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GCC shipments of 4G LTE handsets have increased more than four times over the last year and are now close to accounting for one half of all smartphones sold in the region, according to the latest figures from International Data Corporation (IDC). The market intelligence firm’s Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker shows that smartphones now make up 75% of the phones ...

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Yahsat on track for deployment of Al Yah 3

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Orbital Sciences Corporation Completes Preliminary Design Review for Yahsat Al Yah 3 Satellite Yahsat , the UAE-based satellite operator, a wholly owned company of the Mubadala Development Company , and Orbital Sciences Corporation [NYSE: ORB] today announced that they have completed the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) for the Al Yah 3 spacecraft and payload. Al Yah 3, which is based ...

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Mobily launches the latest 4G modem with high speed connectivity and strong Wi-Fi network

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Riyadh – Mobily launched the 4G network new modem equipped with many features that make it one of the most devices which support 4G networks in the Kingdom. Mobily said that the new modem’s speed to connect with the Internet reaches to 150 MB per second, and its Wi-Fi network signal strength reaches up to 250 meters in addition to ...

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Prince Alwaleed Tops 2014 “100 Most Influential Personality” List in Saudi Arabia Through Twitter

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HRH Also Tops “50 Most Influential Men” in Saudi Arabian Social Media HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), has been ranked number one in the “100 Most Influential Personality” general list in Saudi Arabian via Twitter in the online publication Almarsad Alsaudi for social media “Elmaam”. Furthermore, Prince Alwaleed also tops Elmaam’s ...

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Four Devices Per Person, Nationwide. Social Media Connectivity Tops Five Hours Daily For 86% Of Users, With WhatsApp Fast Taking Hold

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Adults, nationwide own at least four devices each, bringing the UAE in line with the global average, according to a recent study from Connected Life by TNS, the world’s largest custom market research organisation. However smartphone device ownership in the UAE is over-indexed, meaning consumers own more smartphones compared to the rest of the world. The study also identifies that ...

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Mohamad Dergham appointed as Head of Ericsson North Middle East

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New appointment aims to further strengthen Ericsson’s market position and accelerate the transformation towards the Networked Society in the Levant countries Ericsson today appointed Mohamad Dergham as the new Head of Ericsson North Middle East region, in a move to reaffirm the company’s long-term vision to further strengthen the company’s market position and accelerate the transformation towards the Networked Society ...

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Mobily provides 4G Roaming Services in 35 countries worldwide

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Mobily provides 4G LTE international roaming services in 35 countries, including 61 leading, most popular and global telecommunications operators. Mobily explained that the coverage include UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, USA, UK, Australia, France, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Belgium, Greece, China, Canada, Hong Kong, Indonesia, South Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, and other countries. This achievement reflects Mobily’s capability to ...

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Etisalat’s new promotion increases mobile data allowance from 100MB to 250MB on AED 29 monthly data plan

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Etisalat announced a free increase in mobile data capacity from 100MB to 250MB (2.5 times) for its AED 29 mobile data plan subscribers as a limited period promotion. Etisalat ‘s 100MB mobile data plan is an entry-level data plan. Charged at AED29, the data-boosted pack with 250MB is the most competitive deal in the market available for both, prepaid and ...

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