WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday refused to let California clamp down on the sale or rental of violent video games to children, saying governments lack authority to "restrict the ideas to which children may be exposed" despite complaints that the popular and fast-changing technology allows the young to simulate acts of brutality.
STC continues to provide the best services and most unique offers to its customers. An example of this is the newly launched 5th savings key, the “Student” Key.” This new savings key joins STC’s innovative saving keys comprising 4 innovative saving keys launched by STC (Nadeek, Friends, International, and SMS key) making it’s the 5th and newest addition to the family.
Amer Sunna, CEO of Wi-Tribe Jordan has announced a new expansion strategy, dubbed ‘Create Your Own World’. The strategy incorporates plans to expand the network by 80% to include East Amman and other governates
ABU DHABI // Amid a spate of computer attacks on global players such as Sony and the International Monetary Fund, experts say the UAE needs to bolster its cyber-security through academic partnerships with industry.
UAE: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a global leader in mobile devices, announced the launch of its revolutionary Smartphone, the Galaxy S II. The widely anticipated smartphone has the speed and power to provide an unrivalled mobile performance.
UAE: The LG Optimus Black, the stylishly slim and lightweight Android smartphone equipped with the world's brightest display, has made its UAE debut and is now available across the country. Following successful unveilings at the Consumer Electronics Show and the Mobile World Congress, the LG Optimus Black has attracted pre-orders from 56 network carriers in 50 different countries.
The analysts at Frost & Sullivan have found in the latest market study of European fiber optic test equipment markets that the test equipment market in Europe has earned over $140.4 million in revenues last year. They estimate that in 2015, the figure can reach up to $165.4 million.
The international financial magazine EMEA Finance has recognized Qtel as the "Best Corporate Borrower in the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa)" in its annual EMEA Finance's Achievement Awards.
Egypt: fter spending over three years painstakingly mapping out the country’s streets, landmarks, hotels, businesses and virtually every other point of interest, and superimposing this information on a digital map, Digital Egypt has introduced the first information portal powered by Global Information Systems (GIS) to Egypt.
A start-up company founded by two former AdMob employees has developed a piece of software that uses a smartphone camera to scan a credit card then automatically read in the credit card details for use in a mobile website transaction.
NAGRA brings the user experience to new levels with “Project Ultra,” its HTML5 model user interface (UI) for 4K television and connected devices
Project Ultra unleashes the power of HTML5 to deliver spectacular design and immersive navigation in the limitless 4K media environment
“Zoomable” user interface leverages the larger 4K screen to deliver an intelligent and intuitive way to search, discover and view content
(Deira, UAE: 15th September 2013): Local artist utilized Sharp’s versatile 20” Multi-Touch Display Monitor as platform to create new-age art at ‘Against the Tides’ art exhibition being held in Diera from the 11th – 14th of September.
Open source solutions provider Red Hat Inc today announced general availability of Red Hat Software Collections 1.0.
Available via select Red Hat Enterprise Linux subscriptions, Red Hat Software Collections delivers the newest, most stable versions of open source runtime components to subscribers on a lifecycle that is separate from Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Thin client shipments in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) in the second quarter of this year increased marginally by 0.1%, year on year, to 407,417 units, according to results published by International Data Corporation (IDC) in its EMEA Quarterly Enterprise Client Device Tracker.
The prestigious “CEO of the Year Award – Telecom “ went this year to Ahmad Abdul karim Julfar, Group Chief Executive Officer of Etisalat Group.
This year’s winners were handpicked by a well-reputed specialist panel of 19 judges, who thoroughly evaluated some 982 entries, out of which they shortlisted 50 candidates. And following a closed voting, 16 winners were announced yesterday in the 16 categories.
Telekom Austria has entered into a partnership with Eutelsat to launch a new B2B DTH platform targeting principally Central and Eastern Europe, as well as wider regions of Western Europe, via 16 degrees East.
Speaking in a press conference at IBC, Reinhard Zuba, group chief marketing officer, Telekom Austria Group, said that satellite TV is the company’s next step to convergence, in a process that began its home market in 2007 and continued in Bulgaria and Croatia following acquisitions in the two countries.
Huawei joins ICT industry leaders and government stakeholder at Critical Communications Middle East 2013 conference
With public safety a key priority for government organizations across the Middle East, Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, is set to lead discussions at this year’s Critical Communications Middle East Conference and Exhibition highlighting how governments in the Middle East can better leverage investments in ICT infrastructure to ensure public safety on the national level.
The UAE retail channel for ICT and consumer electronics (CE) products is witnessing increasingly spiky sales patterns, experiencing major peaks and troughs from one month to the next, as the impact of specific sales events exacerbates market volatility. The UAE retail channel has already experienced Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) and Abu Dhabi Electronics Shopper in 2013, and the inaugural Gitex Shopper Spring – dubbed mini-Gitex by some vendors – is currently taking place in Dubai.
Jacky’s Electronics, the UAE’s leading multi-brand consumer electronics retailer, is expecting a surge of product sales, from the usual off-peak period during the month of April, brought in by the four-day event of the first Gitex Shopper Spring Edition.
Dubai, UAE, May 2, 2013 – ZOTAC International, a global innovator and manufacturer of graphics cards, mainboards, mini-PCs and accessories, today supercharges the TITAN with the ZOTAC GeForce GTX TITAN AMP! Edition, the world’s fastest single GPU graphics card.
In 1987, the film RoboCop debuted and featured a half-man half-robot cop patrolling the streets of Detroit, but now some car companies are planning on replacing cop cars in Los Angeles with drone cars by 2025.
Indian telecoms group Bharti Airtel has appointed Christian de Faria as CEO of Airtel Africa, effective 1 January, 2014.
De Faria will join Airtel Africa on September 16, 2013. He will be based in Nairobi and will report to Manoj Kohli, who currently heads up the African unit as part of his role as CEO of international operations.
Networking vendor Brocade has named Bill Lipsin as its vice president of worldwide channel and global systems integrator sales.
The company characterised the appointment as indicative of its increasing focus on channel driven-sales as opposed to business through its OEM partners, which has traditionally accounted for a majority of the firm's revenues.
Sales leader to head up Newtec operation in multiple Middle Eastern countries Former Siemens Enterprise Communications and Gulfsat Communications executive Eric Van Hoecke has been appointed by satellite communications specialist Newtec to lead many of its sales activities in the Middle East.
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