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 ...)

Dubai Municipality trials solar panel-cleaning robots

RELATED ARTICLES: Iran's 100kW solar power plant in Isfahan begins operations | Dubai Municipality distributes 4,000 cooling collars to workers | Sharjah fits 100 solar-powered lamp posts in Khor Fakkan Dubai Municipality (DM) has trialled solar panel ... ( read original story ...)

You can buy a new Dubai apartment for 50 bitcoin

Bitcoin fans are being offered first dibs on 150 apartments in a new Dubai development. Aston Plaza and Residences is offering studios for 30 bitcoin, and one-bedroom apartments for about 50 bitcoin ($242,000), although the prices may vary because they're ... ( read original story ...)

Virgin Mobile officially launches in UAE

Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) launched Virgin Mobile in the UAE on Tuesday as the country’s third mobile operator. Virgin Mobile is targeting millennials with a fully digital service including an app available to download on ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai to install Wifi light poles, may consider solar roads

Dubai will add low-energy light poles that provide WiFi throughout the emirate next year and is also evaluating technology to create solar roads. Dewa's joint venture with Germany’s Innogy, Innogy International Middle East, signed a memorandum of ... ( read original story ...)

Free movies, WiFi on Ajman-Dubai buses

Dubai: A public transport operator has just brought in-flight style entertainment system to the road by enhancing its bus services. UAE residents travelling between Ajman and Dubai can now ride in much better comfort and convenience after the Ajman ... ( read original story ...)