Wednesday 17 January 2018

Ooredoo connects 77,000 homes with fibre broadband

Ooredoo Oman, a top telecom group in the Sultanate, has provided 77,000 homes across the Muscat region with superfast fibre home broadband from the existing fast home broadband.   Fast Internet customers in Seeb, Baswhar and Mutrah wilayats are now able to enjoy Ooredoo&rsqu


Dell unveils new products, software at key tech event

At the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), being held at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, Dell is unveiling a suite of elegant new products and software to address the myriad ways people play and work. In addition to revealing some of the world’s most beautiful devices,


Whirlpool to activate Apple Watch functionality

Whirlpool Corporation has revealed latest features for its connected appliances, and will soon be allowing users to remotely communicate with ovens, washers and dryers via Apple Watch. The collaboration marks the first time an appliance maker has connected its products with Apple


Etisalat to offer parental control device in UAE

UAE-based telecom group Etisalat said it will exclusively offer the ‘Circle with Disney’ parental control device for all customers in the country. This exclusivity was a result of Etisalat’s partnership with Circle Media Labs, a leading developer of products use


UAE sees jump in registered domain names

UAE’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has revealed that the number of registered names in the national domain (.ae) has reached more than 210,000 domain names until the end of 2017, achieving the target number of registered names for the year. The final regist


IBM, Emirates sign $85m IT deal

IBM has signed a 10-year managed services agreement with Emirates airline, valued at approximately $85 million. The agreement will enable Emirates to focus its efforts on highly strategic initiatives, while IBM handles the day-to-day management of its IT infrastructure. &n


Batelco, AFS launch new mobile payment solution in Bahrain

Batelco, Bahrain’s leading digital services provider, and Arab Financial Services (AFS), a leading regional payment solutions provider and FinTech enabler, have launched bWallet, a new digital mobile wallet and payment solution in the kingdom.   The launch

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