Solar carports project launched in Dubai to drive rooftop solar

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) launched a new project, as part of the Shams Dubai initiative, to install solar carports at authority’s headquarters and the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment building. The project is part of Dewa’s ... ( read original story ...)

Not Only for the Rich: Dubai Targets Backpackers With $8 a Night

While it's true that Dubai recently gained renown as the city where tourists splash the most cash, it also has room for backpackers — starting at $8 a night. That includes free use of Wifi, a gym, laundry, common area (called "chill zone)"), balcony and ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Police unveil flying, autonomous tech at Gitex 2017

Dubai Police unveiled a number of new technologies that are currently developing at this week's Gitex 2017. The policing authority revealed a flying police bike, currently at concept stage, that is being developed in partnership with a Russian company. ( read original story ...)

Gitex brings latest technology solutions to Dubai

The five-day Gitex Technology Week is showcasing live demonstrations of next-generation technology solutions from governments and international companies that will transform the Middle East businesses. The 37th edition opened doors on Sunday and was ... ( read original story ...)

Artificial Intelligence to grow exponentially in the UAE

Such percentages are significantly higher than the global average, according to Accenture’s Technology Vision 2017 report, which surveyed digital trends across 31 countries worldwide between November and January. Interactions between UAE residents and AI ... ( read original story ...)

Etisalat Digital: From connectivity provider to digital player

Dubai Expo 2020 is one of these projects that supports the UAE ... Targeted at youth, these customised prepaid mobile plans come with free unlimited Wi-Fi, value add-ons, multiple discounts and vouchers from preferred outlets. The young customer can ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai set to launch new app for all Dubai transport services

will be launched at technology show Gitex which opens on Sunday. The new app will integrate the Road and Transport Authority's (RTA) metro, tram, buses, waterbus and taxis with the transit services of other parties in Dubai such as the e-Hail, Uber and Careem. ( read original story ...)

Dubai makes moves to install solar carports

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has launched a new project to install solar panels in the emirate, Dewa said on Friday. The first two locations for solar carports will be at the Dewa headquarters near Wafi Mall and at the Ministry of Climate ... ( read original story ...)