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Microsoft Launches New Windows 10 Devices in the UAE

Lumia 950 and 950 XL devices increase productivity and light up with Windows 10. Surface Pro 4: The tablet that can replace your laptop gets thinner, lighter and faster. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Microsoft Gulf, today unveiled the Surface Pro 4, Lumia 950 and 950 XL devices taking advantage of powerful and versatile hardware to unlock new Windows 10 experiences. …

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3D printing ready to reshape home building

By Anielle Gueddes – Sci.Dev.Net The technology could bring about the fastest, cheapest and greenest construction ever seen, says Anielle Guedes. Optimists tend to envision a future with perfectly automated cities, full of technology and without poverty or hunger. Most tend not to think of the path needed to create this new urban fabric, as if it will miraculously emerge …

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Ooredoo Signs MoU with Qatar Airways for Onboard Wi-Fi

Waleed Al-Sayed, CEO, Ooredoo Qatar exchanges the MOU with Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker. First-of-its-Kind Agreement Brings Free Wi-Fi Connection for All Passengers Onboard Wi-Fi Enabled Flights. Ooredoo and Qatar Airways today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will see Ooredoo sponsor Qatar Airways ‘ Onboard Wi-Fi service to enhance the customer experience …

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Gartner Says Smart Cities Will Use 1.6 Billion Connected Things in 2016

Smart Commercial Buildings to Lead with 518 Million Connected Things in Use in 2016. Gartner, Inc. estimates that 1.6 billion connected things will be used by smart cities* in 2016, an increase of 39 percent from 2015 (see Table 1). “Smart commercial buildings will be the highest user of Internet of Things (IoT) until 2017, after which smart homes will …

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Data doesn’t always tell the whole story

By SciDev.Net – Nicola Pearson Analysing ever-increasing amounts of data — particularly digital data — is generally considered the Holy Grail of categorising people’s behaviour to target services in line with it. This doesn’t just mean commercial, personalised marketing based on our online habits, but also, in development terms, directing policies to create and target services where they are most …

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Data doesn’t always tell the whole story

By – Nicola Pearson – SciDev.Net Analysing ever-increasing amounts of data — particularly digital data — is generally considered the Holy Grail of categorising people’s behaviour to target services in line with it. This doesn’t just mean commercial, personalised marketing based on our online habits, but also, in development terms, directing policies to create and target services where they are most …

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Lenovo Delivers Solid 2nd Quarter FY15-16 Operational Results

Restructuring completed, driving traction in Mobile and Enterprise; PC business is strong as ever. Lenovo Group (0992) LNVGY, +0.75% : Revenue was US$12.2 billion, up 16% year-over-year, up 23 percent in constant currency Lenovo grew its PC market share for record high 21.2% share* Lenovo is successfully executing its business realignment plan and is on track to deliver US$ 650 …

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Microsoft announces plans to offer cloud services from the UK

Will deliver Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online from a new UK data center region; completes data center expansions in Ireland and Netherlands; all part of the more than $2 billion spent on cloud infrastructure across Europe Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella on Tuesday announced plans to offer commercial cloud services from the UK. Microsoft Azure and Office …

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Etisalat highlights risk of cyber threats and strategic solutions for enterprises in the UAE

Etisalat ‘s participation at the recently concluded Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit held 2-3 November was marked with discussions around region’s threat landscape and the strategic and tactical countermeasures to manage risks in diverse business environments. As a trusted security service provider of the UAE market, Etisalat further elaborated on its strategic security perspective presented last year in the …

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Aging IT is the biggest threat to banks today

Innovative banking solutions provider to reveal what banks need to do to stay profitable in the age of digitization at the Banking Technology Summit this month. Cairo, Egypt, Banks’ aging IT environment is inappropriate to today’s banking challenges, according to banking solutions provider Temenos. Speaking ahead of the 4th Annual Banking Technology Egypt Summit, set to take place in Cairo …

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