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20 km high space elevator tower planned

Thursday, 3 September 2015 12:47 PM

A revolutionary plan to build a 20 kilometre high inflatable structure to propel spacecraft into the atmosphere has been announced by Canadian company Thoth Technology.

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Tips for success from some of the region's brightest business minds

Thursday, 3 September 2015 11:18 AM

Advice on overcoming challenges, entering new markets and triumphing against countless odds

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Flameless gas stoves more efficient and cleaner, say inventors

Wednesday, 2 September 2015 1:03 PM

Polish firm markets flameless gas stoves which it says are far more efficient and cleaner than open-flame models.

Saudi Telecom spending billions to cope with data traffic - CEO
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Saudi Telecom spending billions to cope with data traffic - CEO

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 5:03 PM

Khaled al-Biyari says telco is continuing to invest in both mobile and fixed networks, modernising IT systems

Thales wins deal to supply security systems at Oman airports
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Thales wins deal to supply security systems at Oman airports

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 4:20 PM

Technology firm is selected by Oman gov't to provide security solutions at Muscat and Salalah airports

Ringing the changes
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Ringing the changes

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 4:06 PM

Kyle Whitehill, CEO at Vodafone Qatar, talks about the company’s strategy during 2015, how it’s becoming more appealing to customers and employees, and why Qatar’s telecoms sector continues to grow.

Classified ads website dubizzle rebrands outside the UAE
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Classified ads website dubizzle rebrands outside the UAE

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 2:00 PM

Dubai-based firm changes name to OLX in 10 MENA markets including Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman

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German scientists' high hopes for 'budget' moon rover

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 12:53 PM

German scientists hope to see their home-made, low-cost, robot examining the moon in the near future while they work on ways to lower risks of malfunctioning.

Dubai's smart palm tree technology revealed
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Dubai's smart palm tree technology revealed

Thursday, 27 August 2015 3:29 PM

Smart Palms harness the sun's energy to allow people to look up city information, access Wi-Fi, and charge their phones, all for free

Programmers to gather in Abu Dhabi
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Programmers to gather in Abu Dhabi

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 1:38 PM

A programming marathon to showcase talents of local ICT start-ups and IT students in Abu Dhabi

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Robots in Japan

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:38 PM

From robots for children to a prototype robot with two arms that can move to a location, take items off shelves and put them into boxes automatically, in place of employees, Japan has been advancing in this field.

Uber wants to partner with Dubai on carpooling
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Uber wants to partner with Dubai on carpooling

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 1:45 PM

UberPool technology could help reduce cars on Dubai’s roads, says senior UAE official

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20 years of Windows 95

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:34 PM

Windows 95 is 20 years old today. It was released a decade after Bill Gates declared that Microsoft’s goal was to put a PC on every desk and in every home.

Saudi telecom regulator extends bid deadline for sixth mobile licence
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Saudi telecom regulator extends bid deadline for sixth mobile licence

Monday, 24 August 2015 8:04 PM

Deadline extended ‘following a number of requests from stakeholders’ for what will be a "piggyback" mobile service in the country

Apple store openings ‘delayed’ - reports
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Apple store openings ‘delayed’ - reports

Sunday, 23 August 2015 2:21 PM

Planned launch of outlets in Mall of the Emirates and Yas Mall has been pushed back by up to two months


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