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Samsung to Release the W2017 Flip Phone

2017 is the year of comebacks for the mobile phone industry. Immediately after Nokia relaunched its ingenuous 3310 model, Samsung retaliated by …

Samsung

Looks like OnePlus 5 is beating the iPhone with this feature

After the success of its OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T models, OnePlus has definitely reached cult status. Soon, the launch of OnePlus 5 will cement its …

OnePlus

Here's a list of every iPhone ever released

The year 2017 marks the 10th year since the release of the first iPhone in 2007. It seemed longer, but yes, it’s only ever been a decade. Remember …

Apple

The best navigation apps to use in the UAE

Are you planning to go on a roadtrip? Nowadays, you wouldn’t have to study a whole map to get your destination without committing a few unintended …

Google

World's First Robocop Reports for Duty in Dubai

Heads up, sci-fi fans: Dubai just hired an interesting addition to its already impressive fleet of security force. Standing at 5 feet, 5 inches …

Robots

WannaCry Ransomware Killed by 22-Year Old Cyber Analyst

Over 100 countries around the world experienced the biggest cyber attack to date on May 12. For a certain period of time, valuable files and systems …

Cyberattack

Do I really have to Safely Remove my USB drive?

USB drives, flash drives, thumb drives— whatever you call it, this little piece of technology is undeniably one of mankind’s greatest inventions. …

Operating Systems

Augmented reality is more than Pokemon Go and Snapchat

“AR (Augmented Reality) is designed to add, enhance the things you do as a human being: Being outside, socializing with other people, shopping, …

Augmented Reality

Top 5 Online Mobile Repair Services in Dubai

Mobile phones have become the most popular means of communication. Staying connected had never been easier and simpler whatever side of the globe you …

Mobile

WannaCry Ransomware Holds Worldwide Companies Hostage

Just last Friday, May 12, the Wannacry ransomware locked down over 200,000 computers worldwide. The ransomware made its way into computer systems in …

Access all Dubai government services with this new platform

Dubai has taken its smart city initiative one step further with its newest and most convenient platform yet: the DubaiNow portal.<p>The city’s newest …

Smart Cities

After JadoPado, another UAE-based e-commerce website has closed

It was just a couple of days when JadoPado, one of the biggest online marketplaces based in Dubai, UAE, posted a farewell notice on their website …

United Arab Emirates

Top 5 indie games to watch out for in 2017

Both big studio and indie games are becoming more awesome as time goes by.<p>Game production values are on an upward trend nowadays with game studios, …

Gaming

What you're buying when you're buying something "Made in China"

It was once dubbed as Asia’s sleeping dragon, but these days, there is no doubt that the dragon has awaken. China has definitely risen to prominence, …

China

What's the difference between a QLED and OLED TV?

You might have heard of QLED and OLED through the grapevine, and think they’re probably the same thing, only one is just <i>slightly</i> better than the …

What's the Difference

Amazon Shows, Tells, and Listens with Echo Show

Amazon would like your attention please: it’s their turn to show and tell. Amazon recently unveiled the Echo Show, a significant departure from the …

Amazon

Whatsapp is down in the UAE and the rest of the world

Whatsapp, UAE’s favorite messaging app according to the Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority, is down.<p>If you’ve been trying to use …

WhatsApp

Is JadoPado really closing down?

JadoPado, one of the leading online marketplaces that cater to the UAE retail market, shocked the entire online retail community with a simple …

United Arab Emirates

Build a Dubai startup faster with these tips

Dubai’s skyline is not the only thing that attracts individuals of different nationalities to the country. Its fast-growing and promising economic …

Startups

Just how radical of a redesign is Apple doing on the iPhone 8?

Leaked iPhone 8 schematics are making their rounds in the online community’s social and news feeds, and reactions are as mixed as a bag of …

The Samsung S9 will feature something better than the S8

We were all wowed by the release of Samsung Galaxy S8. It’s simply an innovative new mobile device that we can’t just pass over. The Samsung just …

Samsung

Silicon Valley’s Newest Squeeze: The Juicero

Quick question: are you willing to spend half a thousand bucks on a juicer? Not the extractor type you see in shopping networks, where celebrity …

Silicon Valley

What you need to know about Facebook Developer Conference: F8

Just last week, software developers and tech enthusiasts flocked the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California for the two-day symposium …

United Airlines underestimated the power of its passengers and their social network

On April 9, 2017, Dr David Dao, a passenger on United Express flight 3411 from O’Hare International Airport was scheduled to fly back to Lousville …

This Instagram post proves Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid is the coolest ever

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai, and Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, has already proven he is a …

Here’s when the Dubai Hyperloop will be fully operational

<b>The company responsible for bringing the Hyperloop to the UAE has released photos of the system in development.</b><p>Just to bring you up to speed, the Los …

We went to the Samsung Galaxy S8 launch in Dubai, and it was just out of this world

<b>April 11, 2017 – The Samsung Galaxy S8 officially lands in the City of Gold,</b> and with it, amazing new mobile phone technology and accessories to die …

5 Ways Startups Are Changing the Professional Landscape

<b>In 2017, startups continue to prove that creativity and speed are the new vital elements of success, according to Omnia, a brand and digital agency</b> …

In case you missed it: Nike 3D printed shoes and other news

<b>Every week, there’s always something interesting going on in the tech world that are too short expound upon, but worthy of being mentioned. Here’s</b> …