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Mohammed Bin Rashid Center for Government Innovation launches Professional Development Programme in Public Sector Innovation

Featured, Innovation January 30, 2015 at 05:15

MOU signed with University of Cambridge Judge Business School Mohammed Bin Rashid Center for Government Innovation (MBRCGI) launched Professional Development Programme in Public Sector Innovation, as a part of its […]

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AppyKids, One of the Leading Children’s App Developers in the MENA Region, Announce 1 Million App Downloads

AppyKids, One of the Leading Children’s App Developers in the MENA Region, Announce 1 Million App Downloads

Apps, Featured January 29, 2015 at 10:07

AppyKids™ are delighted to announce that they have passed the 1,000,000 download milestone since their first app was launched in July 2013. Today AppyKids released a video ‘1 million appy […]

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HBMSU to launch Innovation Arabia 8 in February

Education, Featured, Innovation January 29, 2015 at 05:41

Dr. Farouk El-Baz to discuss innovative solutions to drive comprehensive development in Arab world Event is expected to draw wide participation from MSc and PhD students with 30 research papers […]

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Dream of remote internet connections still up in the air

Featured, ICT, Internet January 28, 2015 at 11:12

There’s no shortage of ideas for getting internet to people in developing countries, specially remoter areas. But will they work? Gareth Willmer investigates. New technologies using balloons, drones and unusual […]

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Education to Double Device Utilization across GCC

Education, Featured, Technology January 28, 2015 at 09:04

Intel and IDC research finds that technology-driven education is a fast emerging trend that has already begun transforming learning experiences, for better student success in the region News Highlights: Technology […]

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Microsoft Cloud and Devices Momentum Highlights Second Quarter Results

Computing & IT, Featured January 27, 2015 at 11:38

Commercial cloud revenue grows triple-digits for the sixth consecutive quarter, reaching an annualized revenue run rate of $5.5 billion   Microsoft Corp. today announced revenue of $26.5 billion for the […]

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Bayut.com Android App Launch

Bayut.com Android App Launch

Apps, Featured January 27, 2015 at 08:22

Bayut.com, a leading Dubai property portal, is proud announce the launch of its eagerly awaited android app for real estate enthusiasts. After the iOS app that was launched in November […]

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Batelco Continues its Fiber Optic Network Expansion

Featured, ICT, Internet January 27, 2015 at 07:36

Superfast Broadband now available in Riffa Manama, Bahrain: Batelco, the Kingdom’s only provider of Broadband over a fiber network continues to expand its network to reach more and more customers […]

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Path Solutions extends footprint presence across Sudan with a new software licensing deal

Computing & IT, Featured, Financial Services January 26, 2015 at 07:28

More Sudanese banks to use the firm’s Islamic banking software Path Solutions has taken a significant step into the Sudanese market by signing a strategic agreement with Sudanese Egyptian Bank […]

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3,000 UAE students attend Abu Dhabi sustainability week to learn about sustainability and advances in clean energy

Education, Featured, Green Technologies January 23, 2015 at 10:23

The conference, hosted by Masdar , at the start of the UAE’s Year of Innovation, introduces local students to the latest developments in renewable energy and clean technology More than […]

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