Qatar and UAE are among the top five countries having the highest smartphone adoption rates today (as a percentage of total connections) along with Finland, South Korea and Norway, according to a new study.
The study, “Smart
UAE households spent an average of Dh4,793 ($1,305) annually on electronics, with smartphones claiming the lion’s share in the country’s Dh14 billion ($3.81 billion) consumer electronics market, a report said.
Parents struggling to get their children away from smartphones and tablets for meals, homework, exercise and other activities can arm themselves with new apps to remotely block access to the devices.
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Axiom Telecom has signed a distributor agreement with Huawei, enabling Axiom to retail and distribute smartphones and mobiles from the Chinese ICT brand across the UAE.
“Huawei is marking itself out as growing force in the s
Emirates Gas (Emgas), a subsidiary of the Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), has launched a new application for smartphones, exclusively for its customers and the society at large in the UAE.
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Hospital beds and waiting areas of all Dubai Health Authority (DHA) hospitals, primary health centres and specialty health centres will be equipped with android tablets, said a top official.
“The DHA has chalked out a roadma
A dedicated team from Dubai Smart Government (DSG) is developing a set of unified guidelines and policies for transformation into a smart government to ensure the provision of easy to use smart services, a top official said.
Lenovo, a leading PC maker, and Jumbo Electronics, a UAE-based distributor of consumer electronics, signed an agreement that will see Jumbo Electronics distribute Lenovo’s smartphones across retailers in the UAE.
Nawras, an Ooredoo company and a leading telecom service provider in Oman, plans to offer discounts on a number of smartphones at the upcoming Comex 2013, a major IT show in Muscat.
Comex 2013 will run from March 25 to 29 at Oman
Smartphones may be among retailers’ strongest allies this holiday season in the US, according to Deloitte’s annual holiday survey of consumer spending intentions and trends.
About 50 per cent of customers surveyed own