Dubai launches world’s first virtual charity foundation

"As part of its participation in the Dubai 10X initiative, the Department has developed interactive smart platforms using advanced artificial intelligence technologies to enhance philanthropy and create a new method for delivering fatwas. "These projects ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Airports rolls out new high-tech info displays

Dubai Airports, in partnership with Samsung Electronics and AirportLabs, has achieved another first in the region by rolling out an advanced cloud-based Flight Information Display solution. The new technology has gone live at Dubai International (DXB ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai telco du says ready to offer 5G network this year

This was recently demonstrated at du’s headquarters in Dubai Media City. It added that preparation ... is only expected in 2019 as standards and technologies are still being finalised. "As a transparent and innovative company, we are excited to announce ... ( read original story ...)

Artificial intelligence set to add $182bn to UAE economy by 2035

Artificial intelligence (AI) technology may boost the UAE’s economy by 1.6 percent and add $182 billion to its economy by 2035, according to a new report by Accenture. The report – which examined 15 industries in the UAE and 13 in neighbouring Saudi ... ( read original story ...)

Technology in focus at Emirati nursing forum

Speaking to attendees, Dr Yousuf Al Serkal, assistant undersecretary for hospitals at the Ministry, said the automation of nurses is a vital goal for the UAE. The Ministry therefore seeks to train nurses to use medical information technology to improve the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Airports to cut energy costs with new Siemens tech

Dubai Airports will use Siemens’ data analytics and smart building technology to guarantee annual energy savings of almost 20 per cent per year at Dubai Airports’ facilities, by implementing energy efficiency measures at Terminal 1, Terminal 2 ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Adds 200 Megawatts of Solar Power in Renewables Push

Dubai took another step toward completing what it says will be the largest solar park of its kind, inaugurating a 200-megawatt facility with partners Electricite de France SA and Abu Dhabi-based renewables company Masdar. The third and latest phase of ... ( read original story ...)