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Saudi regulator said to seek prosecution of 9 Mobily execs
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Saudi regulator said to seek prosecution of 9 Mobily execs

Thursday, 21 May 2015 6:53 PM

Capital Market Authority reportedly recommends action against current and former officials at troubled Saudi telco

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Japan’s first drone exhibition

Thursday, 21 May 2015 12:43 PM

Japan’s first major drone industry exhibition - the International Drone Expo – has kicked off at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba, suburban Tokyo.

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Amputees control bionic legs with their thoughts

Thursday, 21 May 2015 12:42 PM

Gummi Olafsson doesn't have to think about how his foot moves. That's despite sporting a bionic prosthetic leg. He felt the new sense of control over his bionic limb almost instantly.

UAE telco du creates new senior role to drive innovation
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UAE telco du creates new senior role to drive innovation

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 2:48 PM

Telecom operator announces appointment of former Mobily exec to lead innovation and new business

YouTube may show controversial 'Innocence of Muslims' film, says US court
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YouTube may show controversial 'Innocence of Muslims' film, says US court

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 12:00 PM

Footage triggered anti-American sentiment among Muslims in Egypt, Libya and elsewhere in 2012

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Robots serve meals in China

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 12:45 PM

A pair of robots, 'Little Blue' (in blue colour) and 'Little Peach' (in pink), acted as waiters in a restaurant in Yiwu, Zhejiang province of China. They delivered meals to customers along the magnetic track and said: 'Here're your meals, please enjoy'.

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Sensor suits help measure spring in dancers' steps

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 12:44 PM

Dancing is great exercise, but it also can put stress on the body and lead to joint diseases like osteoporosis. That's why a group of Polish scientists are measuring the physical pressures dancers face while performing.

Warning: Microsoft’s new middle finger emoji could land you in jail in the UAE
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Warning: Microsoft’s new middle finger emoji could land you in jail in the UAE

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 11:54 AM

Legal expert says police will take action if complaint is made by person receiving the message

UAE teen faces charges over posting picture of friend on Facebook
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UAE teen faces charges over posting picture of friend on Facebook

Monday, 18 May 2015 11:34 AM

13-year-old couldn’t prove permission had been given to post the picture online in case taken by friend's parents

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Beijing International High-Tech Expo

Sunday, 17 May 2015 12:31 PM

The government-sponsored 18th China Beijing International High-Tech Expo (CHITEC) in the Chinese capital has been running from May 13.

How to get the most out of social media, by Obama's 2008 campaign manager
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How to get the most out of social media, by Obama's 2008 campaign manager

Friday, 15 May 2015 9:03 AM

David Plouffe is credited with Barack Obama’s unlikely 2008 victory and now crafts messages for ride-share service Uber

The turnaround king: Zain's Sheikh Farhan
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The turnaround king: Zain's Sheikh Farhan

Friday, 15 May 2015 9:03 AM

Vicious competition and a saturated marketplace have made life tough for Saudi Arabia’s third mobile operator, Zain KSA. But the appointment last year of one of the kingdom’s top telecoms figures, Sheikh Farhan Al Faisal Al Jarbaa, has helped the firm turn its fortunes around

Comparison website launches operations in Saudi Arabia
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Comparison website launches operations in Saudi Arabia

Friday, 15 May 2015 8:54 AM

Compareit4me group says Amwalak.com aims to bridge gap between users and banks in Gulf kingdom

Saudi Arabia regulator refers Mobily case to public prosecution
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Saudi Arabia regulator refers Mobily case to public prosecution

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 5:16 PM

Capital Market Authority launched investigation into the firm in November after Mobily restated a year and a half of its earnings

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Verizon buys AOL for $4.4bn

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 12:34 PM

Verizon has agreed to buy AOL for $4.4 billion. The $50 a share offer is a 17 percent premium to AOL's closing price on Monday.


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