Wednesday 5 August 2015

Yanni to perform in Sharjah

Legendary musical genius Yanni is set to captivate audiences in the UAE as he returns this November for an enchanting performance at Sharjah’s Al Majaz Amphitheatre. The concert is part of the Al Majaz Amphitheatre’s aim to support the artistic and cultural movement i


Maxon announces Cinema 4D Release 17

Maxon has announced the launch of Release 17 (R17) of Cinema 4D, its cornerstone 3D animation, graphics, VFX, visualisation, and rendering software. The R17 makes the software more efficient and easy-to-use, while delivering exceptional performance. Some of the fea


UAE’s digital signages 'can sustain high temperatures'

The latest outdoor digital signage in the UAE can sustain high temperatures and provide brands with another powerful platform throughout the year, according to International Expo Consults (IEC), a part of Falak Holding.   The global digital signage market is exp


Treat for movie buffs as IMAX, Novo 7-star open in Bahrain

Movie-goers in Bahrain are in for complete new viewing experiences at the IMAX theatre and the Novo 7-Star at Seef Mall Muharraq, which opened recently. Launched by Emirati company Novo Cinemas, the IMAX theatre features a floor-to-ceiling curved screen, 342 specialised seats for


Pre-sale of Dubai Music Week tickets on Aug 5

The pre-sale of tickets for the Dubai Music Week, to be held next month, will begin at 10am on August 5. The pre-sale will run till 11am on August 6, announced du Live! and HTC, the official smartphone partner. There will be a number of contests for fans to win tickets t


Nissan backs cross-continent road trip by Dubai photographer

Nissan has backed a Dubai-based photographer and adventurer on an extraordinary and physically demanding three-month road trip from the UAE to Romania.   Catalin Marin will take his Nissan Patrol Safari with a roof-mounted tent on a 7,645-km journey, where he pl


Lausanne picked for 2020 Winter Youth Olympics

Lausanne, the Swiss city where the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is based, has been chosen to host the 2020 Winter Youth Olympics. Lausanne easily won a secret ballot of IOC members at a convention centre in downtown Kuala Lumpur, beating the only other candidate, the Rom


Yahoo buys social shopping site Polyvore

Yahoo Inc said on Friday it agreed to buy fashion start-up Polyvore to help drive traffic and strengthen its mobile and social offerings. Yahoo, which did not disclose terms of the deal, said Polyvore will accelerate its 'Mavens' growth strategy. The compan


Google refuses French order to apply ‘right to be forgotten’

Google is refusing to bow to an order from the French privacy watchdog to scrub search results worldwide when users invoke their "right to be forgotten" online, it said on Thursday, exposing itself to possible fines. The French data protection authority, the CNIL, in Ju


Yahoo launches new live video texting app

Yahoo has launched a new app for one-to-one live video texting on iPhone and Android phones. Yahoo Livetext blends the convenience and ease of texting, with the immediacy and vividness of live video, but without the audio - so you can use it in any context, said Adam Cahan, senio

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