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It’s time for GCC’s most innovative products to shine.
Technology & IT | Sunday 8 February, 2015 2:11 pm
The Product of the Year Award (POY) is a prestigious award that rewards innovation in the FMCG sector. It is also the only award to be voted for by customers themselves, through an independent consumer survey. How important is this award to the industry and what is the need for such an award? The...
Cisco Annual Security Report Exposes Widening Gulf between Perception and Reality of Cyber Threats
Technology & IT | Sunday 8 February, 2015 1:14 pm
The Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report released today, which examines both threat intelligence and cybersecurity trends, reveals that organizations must adopt an ‘all hands on deck’ approach to defend against cyber attacks. Attackers have become more proficient at taking advantage of gaps in...
Acer Introduces the Liquid Z410 4G Smartphone
Technology & IT | Sunday 8 February, 2015 11:56 am
Acer announces the Liquid Z410 smartphone, a small powerhouse: with LTE 4G connectivity, 64-bit superfast processors, excellent audio, great camera, and prolonged battery life ready to boom!The Liquid Z410 was on display at Pepcom’s Digital Experience! Event on Jan. 5th at The Mirage in Las...
GE highlights role of innovation in driving Kuwait’s growth at 2015 Engineering Innovation Forum
Technology & IT | Thursday 5 February, 2015 3:12 pm
Highlighting its commitment to localization, GE (NYSE: GE) has joined hands with the College of Engineering & Petroleum at Kuwait University to host the 2015 Engineering Innovation Forum held at the Radisson Blu Hotel Kuwait, with the objective of engaging and inspiring the younger generations in...
Epson showcases latest Ink Tank System printers in the UAE
Technology & IT | Thursday 5 February, 2015 2:43 pm
Epson showcased its latest range of ITS printers at an event held in UAE. Epson’s high-capacity ink tank enables users to keep their printing costs low, increase productivity and reduce downtime. The purpose-built ink tank is fully integrated into the printer so users can enjoy reliable colour...
Half of consumers in Saudi Arabia on hold to call centres give up within five minutes
Technology & IT | Thursday 5 February, 2015 1:10 am
Half of the consumers in Saudi Arabia (48%) using call centres get frustrated and hang up within five minutes of waiting for an answer, according to new research commissioned by Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia. After 10 minutes fewer than one-in-10 callers (8%) is still on the line waiting for an...
The first Nikon DSLR with touch screen LCD monitor and built-in Wi-Fi
Technology & IT | Wednesday 4 February, 2015 2:28 pm
Nikon Middle East & Africa FZE unveils the Nikon D5500 DSLR in the UAE, the world’s smallest, lightest and slimmest DSLR.The 24.2-megapixel DX-format camera is designed for aspiring photographers seeking to challenge convention by creating images in new and exciting ways. The D5500 also comes...
SAUDIA (SV) and SAP Sign MoU to Support Kingdom’s Workforce of the Future
Technology & IT | Wednesday 4 February, 2015 2:05 pm
SAUDIA, the Kingdom’s national carrier and global enterprise software leader SAP, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to boost the Kingdom’s economy and employment opportunities.In the Kingdom, small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) account for 90 percent of all businesses and 60...
Technology & IT | Wednesday 4 February, 2015 1:29 pm
- State-of-the-Art Technology Used by Virtual Contact Centre Offers Middle East Clients Substantial Cost and Time-Saving BenefitsTeleperformance, the global leader in outsourced multichannel customer experience management, today announced the launch of the Middle East and Africa’s first ever...
Teradata Acquires RainStor
Technology & IT | Wednesday 4 February, 2015 9:17 am
— Teradata Corp. (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, today announced that it completed the acquisition of RainStor, a privately held company specializing in online big data archiving on Hadoop. This acquisition strengthens Teradata’s enterprise-grade Hadoop...