Technology

In systematic pursuit of its digitalization strategy, Audi is offering its customers ever-greater in-car connectivity. The latest example: The new, fully electric Audi e-tron SUV has Amazon’s Alexa Voice Service on board. It is seamless integrated into the car’s MMI operating system – no smartphone is necessary.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced today that it won 49 IDEA Design Awards, including one Gold, six Silvers and two Bronzes, at the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2018. It is the most IDEA prizes the company has won in a single year. 

Airbus’ Tactilon Dabat device, a secure Android smartphone and Tetra-Radio in one, has won the Intersec Award 2018 in the category “Innovative Security Product of the Year” in Dubai. The Security, Safety and Fire Protection Middle East Awards were held recently at the Habtoor Palace in Dubai on September 20th. They honour industry's best projects and products in the field of security in the Middle East.

During this year’s exhibition “Critical Communications MENA” in Dubai from 24th to 25th September, new application developers have partnered with Airbus to create secure multimedia solutions for professional communication. For instance, the Finnish companies Varjo, which will showcase their Virtual and Extended Reality solutions, and Nsion, which develops real-time video apps for public safety organisations, will give an insight into the new possibilities of Airbus critical communications platforms.

Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, today announced it will showcase its workforce management and science-based recruitment applications  to support business competitiveness in the region at this year’s GITEX Technology Week 2018, 14-18 October 2018, Dubai World Trade Centre, Stand CC2-8, located in the concourse outside the Cloud Hall.