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Careem initiates CSR Ramadan campaign
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Careem initiates CSR Ramadan campaign

Sunday, 5 July 2015 2:43 PM

Careem’s digital CSR campaign hopes to raise awareness on initiatives local communities can support to make a difference.

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App helps blind to navigate mountain hikes

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:53 PM

A new GPS system is giving visually impaired hikers a chance to venture into the great outdoors independently. The smartphone app, developed in France, allows them to explore without the need for sighted guides.

Billion dollar turnaround: Sony Mobile CEO
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Billion dollar turnaround: Sony Mobile CEO

Saturday, 4 July 2015 4:54 PM

Less than a year into his role as head of the Japanese giant, Hiroki Totoki explains how he is bringing the company back from the brink, why smart technology is becoming increasingly exciting, and how he is meeting the challenge of budget smartphone manufacturers

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Telco Orange says eyeing growth in Middle East markets
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Telco Orange says eyeing growth in Middle East markets

Saturday, 4 July 2015 9:36 AM

French telecom operator says it aims to grow revenue in region by about 5% a year through to 2018

Lexus goes 'Back to the Future' with hoverboard prototype
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Lexus goes 'Back to the Future' with hoverboard prototype

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:11 AM

Japanese carmaker using magnetic levitation to achieve frictionless movement

UAE's Yahsat launches broadband services in Pakistan
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UAE's Yahsat launches broadband services in Pakistan

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:10 AM

Tech firm says customers across Pakistan will now be able to connect to satellite broadband to avoid congested networks

Revealed: the best Dubai Twitter accounts to follow
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Revealed: the best Dubai Twitter accounts to follow

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:39 AM

Live in Dubai and hoping to get in on the Twitter buzz? Here's some inspiration for who to follow

Sony to release PS4 console upgrade in MidEast just before Eid
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Sony to release PS4 console upgrade in MidEast just before Eid

Thursday, 2 July 2015 4:05 PM

Storage-guzzling 1TB system gets welcome upgrade, available on July 15

New networking platform for SMEs
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New networking platform for SMEs

Thursday, 2 July 2015 3:46 PM

Two local entities have teamed up to provide sustainable networking opportunities to Dubai’s SME community

European police to take on ISIL social media propaganda
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European police to take on ISIL social media propaganda

Thursday, 2 July 2015 3:22 PM

Europol to launch team to work closely with social media firms

Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s biggest listed companies
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Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s biggest listed companies

Thursday, 2 July 2015 2:15 PM

The emirate's biggest listed firms on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) have a collective market value of $126.4bn, with telco Etisalat topping the rankings

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Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s top 50 listed companies

Thursday, 2 July 2015 2:05 PM

The emirate's biggest listed firms on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) have a collective market value of $126.4bn, with Etisalat topped the list

Anonymous cyber hackers hit UAE banking websites
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Anonymous cyber hackers hit UAE banking websites

Thursday, 2 July 2015 10:08 AM

The group brought banking services to a halt and it is feared more attacks may be planned, with several targets listed in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE

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Robot Pepper gets $12 per hour

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 1:03 PM

Softbank's subsidiary 'cocoro SB' -- the world's first robot dispatch service -- has hired out Softbank's humanoid robot Pepper as a sales promotion staff member for 1,500 yen ($12.5) an hour.

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EU agrees to end mobile roaming fees

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 1:03 PM

EU officials say they've struck a deal to end roaming charges when travelling inside the EU from June 2017.


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