UAE get ready for iPhone 8, 8 plus: Pre-orders start today

UAE telco Etisalat will offer Apple's latest products starting on September 15, including the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. "Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus beginning September 15 on and visit the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE banking body launches cyber security initiative

The UAE Banks Federation (UBF) on Thursday launched its first Information Sharing and Analysis Centre which aims to tackle the growing threat of cyber attacks in the country. The professional representative body comprising 48 member banks operating in the ... ( read original story ...)

Apple Pay coming to UAE before year-end

Apple Pay will enable customers in the UAE to make secure purchases in stores, in apps and on the web without using a credit or debit card. Apple today announced that Apple Pay, its near field communication (NFC) payments service for iPhones, will be ... ( read original story ...)

BurJuman Centre installs du’s free WiFi UAE

BurJuman Centre is offering visitors free WiFi, courtesy of du's WiFi UAE. Visitors can take advantage of the service by searching for the network name @WIFIUAE, to which they can select either the free option, WIFI UAE, or WIFI UAE Premium, a paid service. ( read original story ...)

Dubai to shine with Solar panels on roof tops soon

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has urged the emirate’s citizens and residents to benefit from the Shams Dubai smart initiative and install solar photovoltaic panels on the roofs of their premises. The initiative is already a great success ... ( read original story ...)

UAE tech firm Alef launches schools AI initiative

Alef, a technology company headed up by UAE government veteran Dr Saleh Al Hashemi, has launched pioneering artificial intelligence (AI) software in a private school in Abu Dhabi. Alef said it is holding discussions with other private and public schools in ... ( read original story ...)

UAE to participate in OIC science, technology summit in Astana

Astana, Sep 9 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates will be participating in the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation’s first summit on science and technology here from September 10 to 11. Ahmad bin Abdulla Humaid Belhoul AlFalasi, Minister of State for ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Municipality installs solar panel cleaning robots

The General Maintenance Department of Dubai Municipality, as part of its plan to keep abreast of modern applications and advanced methods of project operation, recently implemented one of the new smart applications, automatic cleaning of solar panels that ... ( read original story ...)