Dubai deploys a 'drone hunter' to keep its airport open

Dubai airport has a drone problem and it's deploying a 'hunter' to fix it. The airport, the third busiest in the world, has already been forced to shut three times this year because of unauthorized drone activity, creating a headache for airlines and their ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Flag Day celebrations marked across the country

Dubai: The morning of November 3 witnessed balloons in the colours of the UAE flag released into the sky and flag-hoisting ceremonies to mark UAE’s Flag Day. The occasion marks the accession of His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan to the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai eyes stronger business ties with Argentina

Argentina's vice president, Gabriela Michetti, on Thursday urged UAE investors to enhance economic and investment cooperation between the two countries and to benefit from the various attractive investment opportunities offered by Argentina to overseas ... ( read original story ...)

WiFi UAE users increase

DUBAI: WiFi UAE has announced that it is very close to 1.5 million sessions per month, with a quarter of a million unique users in the month of August alone. Almost half of the sessions (44 per cent) lasted between 11 and 30 minutes, while 32 per cent ... ( read original story ...)

Dinosaurs to roar in heart of Dubai from Sunday

Dubai: About 100 life-size animatronic dinosaurs have descended ... ive shows, a food street and a smart Palm (free WiFi hub) are the other attractions. The entry fee to the garden through gate number 6 of Zabeel Park remains Dh60. Many residents had ... ( read original story ...)

Short Take: Wifi parenting

MOTHER: Where is your pencil? Son: I don’t know. Mother: Where is your sharpener? Son: I don’t know. Mother: What happened with your uniform, why is it so dirty? Son: I don’t know. I am not going to lecture about good parenting but just put yourself ... ( read original story ...)

WiFi UAE records 1.5m sessions per month

WiFi UAE, a country-wide initiative to provide wi-fi access to the public, has reported nearly 1.5 million sessions per month. Almost half of the sessions (44 per cent) lasted between 11 and 30 minutes, while 32 per cent lasted between six and 10 minutes ... ( read original story ...)

Free Wi-Fi Access Is Coming To ALL Of Dubai

Users across Dubai will be able to access free Wi-Fi by the end of next year, The National reported. Wi-Fi UAE, launched last year by Smart Dubai—a government entity charged with overseeing Dubai’s transformation into a smart city—and UAE’s ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Plan 2021: 6 Smart City moves at Gitex

Dubai is aiming to provide free WiFi across the emirate by the end of 2017 under the WiFi UAE plan, an initiative launched last year under Smart Dubai. This will come through Smart city telecom operating partner, du. Meanwhile, Gitex visitors can now ... ( read original story ...)

WiFi UAE reaches nearly 1.5 million sessions monthly

DUBAI, 20th October, 2016 (WAM) -- WiFi UAE has had close to 1.5 million sessions per month, with a quarter of a million users in August alone, according to the telecom operator, du. Almost half of the sessions which is 44 percent, lasted between 11 and 30 ... ( read original story ...)