Tag Archives: Technology

Samsung and OSN expand partnership to bring on-demand entertainment experience to SMART TV viewers in the Gulf

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, today announced its partnership expansion with OSN, to offer Samsung SMART TV customers in the Gulf a host of unrivalled on-demand entertainment options. The agreement is set to maximize the TV viewing experience for Samsung’s SMART TV consumers in the region through an OSN Play application …

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British Council Launches its ‘Young Creative Screen and Multimedia Entrepreneur Award’ in the UAE

The British Council’s Young Creative Screen and Multimedia Entrepreneur Award (YCE Screen and Multimedia Award) have been announced to discover local talents in the screen and multimedia categories. The award fosters collaboration between UK and UAE professionals and enhances unified learning and development in the field. Launched today, the award aims to connect participants aged 21-40 who currently work in …

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HBMeU launches 2014 Congress under the theme “Leading Transformation to Sustainable Excellence”

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU) has announced that it will organize the 2014 Congress under the theme “Leading Transformation to Sustainable Excellence” from March 3 to 5, 2014 at Atlantis The Palm in Dubai. Attracting leading academics, experts, practitioners, representatives from NGOs and media institutions, and government decision makers, the Congress will provide a valuable platform to discuss the most …

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In Perspective: Meeting local needs in science journalism

By David Dickson – SciDev.Net The idea that, to be successful, a technology must meet local needs, conditions and resources, has gradually superseded ‘one size fits all’ approaches to technological development. Has the time come to realise that the same idea applies to science journalism? This would mean recognising that science journalists in developing countries have different needs, working conditions …

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Accenture Technology Vision 2013 Report Highlights Convergence of IT Trends Driving Companies to Go Digital

The convergence of social media, mobile computing, analytics and the cloud is transforming the way businesses operate, and companies that adopt available technologies to “go digital” will be better positioned to take advantage of rapidly shifting business opportunities and leap ahead of the competition, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The Accenture Technology Vision 2013 report finds …

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Omnix and Autodesk partner to help bolster UAE Ministry of Economy’s campaign

Strategic alliance hosts unique workshop aimed at increasing awareness on how to identify differences between genuine Autodesk software and counterfeit copies Omnix International, an authorized distributor for Autodesk products in the Middle East, has partnered with Autodesk, a world leader in 3D design software for entertainment, natural resources, manufacturing, engineering, construction, and civil infrastructure, to help the UAE Ministry of …

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Comguard and gateprotect Educate Partners and End -Users Across The Region

– Comguard conducted a series of workshops on gateprotect’s Next Generation Firewalls for partners and end-users –   Comguard, a Dubai based leading value added distributor for IT products and part of the Spectrum group in association with gateprotect recently ran a series special training workshops for both channel partners and end-users on gateprotect Next Generation Firewalls across the region. …

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BenQ unveils a new-generation interactive classroom solutions in the Middle East

BenQ Classroom IQ features leading technology to increase interaction between teachers and students BenQ, an internationally-renowned provider of digital lifestyle innovations and global DLP® education projector leader, is at the forefront of providing a complete suite of new generation interactive classroom solutions in the Middle East with the launch of BenQ Classroom IQ. “BenQ as a brand ensures that its …

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du expands portfolio of Managed Services: Announces launch of IT Management as a Service

IT Management as a Service offers powerful and scalable management of IT solutions for greater productivity of large businesses and SMEs Strengthening its offerings in Managed Services space, du announced the launch of IT Management as a Service. IT Management services account for more than 30% of the overall IT budgets for corporates. The global market for IT Management Automation …

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Investment Opportunities in Iraq’s Telecommunication Industry to be Discussed at the 2013 Iraq Telecoms Conference

The CWC Group’s Iraq Telecoms Conference will discuss the investment opportunities in the Iraqi telecommunications industry. The strategic Conference, now in its eighth year, will take place over three days on the 7 – 9 October in Turkey, Istanbul and will gather government officials with key decision makers to provide insights into potential lucrative business opportunities in the industry. The …

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