technology

  • 2018 GL1800 Gold Wing TOUR

    The Honda Gold Wing, since its introduction as a naked 1000cc machine in 1975 has always been the ultimate in two-wheeled travel. It is a motorcycle that has been very much on its own journey, growing in physical size and displacement over the decades, all the while creating an enduring and unrivalled reputation for luxury, quality and comfort. It has amassed a huge fan base here in the GCC and numbers grow each year, with the riders wanting to be part of the Gold Wing heritage.

  • 2018 Nissan Pathfinder Ups Adventure-Ready Credentials with Refined Styling & Design, Enhanced Performance and Advanced Driving Experience

    Nissan has launched today the new 2018 Nissan Pathfinder in the Middle East during an event set against the dramatic backdrop of the majestic Al Hajar Mountains in Fujairah. The Nissan Pathfinder is reborn for the 2018 model year with more adventure capability, a freshened exterior look and enhanced safety and technology – pure Pathfinder taken to a higher level of performance and style.

  • 2019 Annual Training Plan of Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies Underpins Focus on Digital Transformation

    Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS), a regional leader in banking and finance education and training, today unveiled its 2019 Annual Training Plan with a strong emphasis on digital transformation and smart technologies.

  • 2019 GMC Terrain arrives in the Middle East

    GMC has announced the Middle East arrival of the 2019 Terrain, which is packed with more available advanced safety technologies than ever before. The available Driver Alert Package 2 on the Terrain has been enhanced with Front Pedestrian Braking. To help make it easier for the driver to park and maneuver in low-speed situations, HD Rear Vision Camera has been made available on the 2019 Terrain, while the Surround Vision feature is now standard exclusively on the Denali models.

  • 2019 GMC Yukon arrives in the Middle East

    GMC has announced the Middle East arrival of the 2019 Yukon full-size SUVs, presenting the capability, refinement, safety, performance and connectivity discerning customers expect. Available in Yukon, Yukon XL, Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali models, the 2019 premium SUV features enhanced cargo capability – thanks to its available power-folding second- and third-row seats that can be folded flat.

  • 2020 Cadillac XT6 Makes Global Debut

    Cadillac expands its popular crossover and SUV lineup with today’s global debut of the 2020 XT6.

    Created to make the most of passengers’ time on the road, this all-new three-row crossover centers on a luxurious, adaptable and connected cabin, complemented with responsive handling and a comprehensive suite of standard and available safety technologies.

  • 2020 Genesis G90 Luxury Flagship Sedan Enters the Middle East

    Today, Genesis unveiled the brand’s redesigned 2020 G90 flagship sedan in its Middle Eastern debut in Bahrain. The G90 incorporates new-car-level design changes on the exterior and interior, further enhancing its presence as the brand’s flagship sedan through an evolution of Genesis’ signature Athletic Elegance design language. The new “Quad Lamp” styling theme, featuring a prominent horizontal architecture, signals design cues to be seen on all future Genesis models.

  • 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO strengthens grip on speed

    The 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO made its world debut, with race car-inspired upgrades and tuning improvements that maximize its exhilarating performance.

  • 20th Century Fox, Panasonic and Samsung Forge New Partnership to Deliver the Best Possible Viewing Experience with HDR10+ Technology

    20th Century Fox, Panasonic Corporation and Samsung Electronics announced today a new partnership to create an open, royalty-free dynamic metadata platform for High Dynamic Range (HDR) through an associated certification and logo program, tentatively called HDR10+. Together, the three companies will form a licensing entity that will begin licensing the HDR10+ platform in January 2018. The entity will license the metadata broadly to content companies, ultra-high definition TVs, Blu-ray disc players/recorders and set-top box manufacturers, as well as SoC vendors, royalty-free with only a nominal administrative fee.

  • 22 government entities participate in GITEX 2016 under UAE mGov umbrella

    The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced that 22 government entities will participate in GITEX 2016 under the TRA-sponsored UAE mGov platform from October 16 to 20, 2016. The TRA is showcasing 12 innovative projects during the event, including new ICT applications for humanitarian services.

  • 2CRSI to participate at GITEX Technology Week in Dubai World Trade Centre from October 8 to 12

    For its 2nd participation at GITEX Technology Week, the French start up 2CRSI will present an innovative storage solution for CCTV applications.

  • 2K Grows NBA® Video Game Portfolio as Publisher of NBA 2K Playgrounds 2

    2K today announced that they will publish the next great arcade-action sports game from developer Saber Interactive - NBA 2K Playgrounds 2. This over-the-top, two-on-two basketball experience will complement the best-selling NBA 2K simulation franchise and expand 2K’s footprint in the basketball video game space.

  • 2nd SAS Government Innovation Summit to drive data driven policies across public sector

    With the UAE joining other global governments in harnessing innovation and data to provide effective decision-making capabilities, the 2nd SAS Government Innovation Summit 2016 successfully concluded and received a good response from domestic government entities.

  • 3 types of employees that can cause a data breach

    When it comes to cybercrime, it’s easy to imagine that the biggest threat to a company is external. However, more and more companies are realizing that trusted and trained employees can also pose an enormous threat.

  • 360VUZ SECURES THE FIRST ROUND OF FUNDING IN THE VIRTUAL REALITY SEGMENT IN THE MIDDLE EAST

    360VUZ, the pioneer virtual reality startup in the Middle East, announced today that it had raised an undisclosed round of venture capital led by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority, a 100% Dubai government-owned free zone, and several Angel Investors. Some of the Angel investors are public figures in the media industry or they manage investment portfolios of some of the most successful businessmen in the region.

  • 40 Global Companies and12 Government entities take part in Dubai Future Accelerators 5th Cohort

    Dubai Future Accelerators program, an initiative by the Dubai Future Foundation announces the launch of its 5th cohort with the participation of more than 40 local and global technological advanced companies and startups. The 9-week program aims to find innovative and smart solutions that employ modern advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, IoT, VR and AR for challenges faced by the 12 participating government entities.

  • 44 additional free zones to join World Free Zones Organization

    The World Free Zones Organization (World FZO) concluded its 2nd Board of Directors meeting this year held recently in Tangier, Morocco. The session was headed by Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Chairman of the World FZO, in the presence of a number of senior officials and members. Among the highlights was the announcement of the inclusion of 44 new free zones to the ranks of the World FZO amidst growing acclaim for the organization’s pivotal role in supporting the growth of free zones around the world and supplying them with the necessary facilities to actively contribute to economic and social development.

  • 45 Epson display products now carry TCO Certified for sustainability

    Epson announced that 45 of its projector display products, that are designed to meet the needs of the educational and corporate sectors, have been certified according to the global, third-party sustainability certification TCO Certified. It is administered by TCO Development that is owned by a non-profit organization based in Sweden.

  • 4th edition of ‘Autodesk University Extension Dubai’ showcases the ‘Future of Making Things’

    Autodesk, a global leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, held its 4th Edition of Autodesk University Extension Dubai (AUx) at the Dubai World Trade Centre today. As disruptions reshape how the world is designed and made, the company highlighted a number of advances toward the future of making things and also showcased new technologies and modes of work that will help attendees navigate and thrive in this shifting landscape.

  • 52% of Online Transactions May Be Misattributed by Middle East Marketers Not Using Cross-Device Measurement: Criteo

    Criteo (NASDAQ: CRTO), the performance marketing technology company, has released its State of Cross-Device Commerce Report for the GCC. The analysis reveals insights into consumer shopping habits and forecasts predictions for cross-device commerce across the globe.