AI has a minister in the UAE, but does it have a future in it?

According to Futurism, a tech platform, the UAE’s AI strategy covers development and application in nine sectors: Transport, health, space, renewable energy, water, technology, education, environment, and traffic. Digital learning, a magazine for ICT ... ( read original story ...)

UAE students challenged to sow seeds of new technology

A government programme partnered with Chinese technology company Huawei is offering hand-picked UAE students the chance to play an important role in developing future innovations. Students across the country can enter the Seeds for the Future competition ... ( read original story ...)

Hatta Goes Solar

... project consists of 640 solar powered villas, supporting the Hatta Comprehensive Development Plan, launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. As part of the Shams Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

21 teams compete in the Solar Decathlon Middle East

Dubai: Some 21 teams from 36 universities across 15 countries have been shortlisted for the Solar Decathlon Middle East (SDME) happening in Dubai in November 2018. The SDME is the world’s largest, most competitive competition where teams will design ... ( read original story ...)

Why Dubai and Google’s stories are similar – Crown Prince

Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and chairman of Dubai Executive Council, on Tuesday met with Google co-founder Sergey Brin. During the meeting with Brin, who is also president of Google’s parent company ... ( read original story ...)

Jafza welcomes first solar PV panel plant

Dubai's Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) has welcomed Maysun Solar, the first photovoltaic panel producer to set up a manufacturing facility in the region’s leading free zone. Maysun Solar will manufacture 5,000 solar panels a month with a capacity to ... ( read original story ...)

Jafza Welcomes First Photovoltaic Solar Panel Plant

the largest and most ambitious roof-top solar energy project in the Middle East. "DP World fully supports the Shams Dubai initiative to promote the use of clean and renewable energy sources, and our Solar Programme is in line with the Dubai Integrated ... ( read original story ...)

Skype blocked in UAE? Here are the alternatives

Dubai: The festive season is in full swing and as expats have either gone back home to celebrate the holidays, or chosen to stay in the UAE, the free internet calling app Skype was used by many to connect with friends and family. Until now. Over the ... ( read original story ...)