Dubai landlord refuses to pay back Rera fees after losing rent case
Keren Bobker helps a tenant who wants to know how to reclaim his RERA case fees and who has also been sent a contract with a “one-year nonrenewable” note.
Nintendo’s Game Boy at 25: hand-held legacy lives on
Nintendo’s trailblazing Game Boy marks its 25th anniversary Monday with the portable device’s legacy living on in cutting-edge smartphone games and among legions of nostalgic fans.
Lewis Hamilton completes dominant victory at Chinese Grand Prix
It is a Mercedes 1-2 as Nico Rosberg finishes in second place with Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso getting a podium place.
Afghan cinema: Forbidden Reel
The lights go down and the projector whirls into action as Sher Mohammed, 35, begins his routine, bouncing back and forth between two projectors, winding reels, and adjusting the carbon arc lamps inside the projectors.
In pictures: Mother forgives her son’s killer as he awaited his execution
An Iranian mother spared the life of her son’s convicted murderer with an emotional slap in the face as he awaited execution with the noose around his neck.
In it for the long haul: flying 16 hours with Emirates to LA
Our executive travel reviewer tries out the business class offering on Emirates' longest A380 route - and finds time passing quickly.
April 15, 2014
The game propelled the unknown Vietnamese developer Dong Nguyen to rock-star status.
March 30, 2014
Developing the skills of young people in information and communications technology will prepare them for future careers, according to a United Nations study.
March 30, 2014
Leading UAE hotel chains are turning to Instagram to market their properties visually.
February 24, 2014
The Nokia X will retail for about Dh450 and will be available in select markets immediately. The X+ and XL will retail for Dh500 and Dh550, respectively, and will be available early in the second quarter.
February 20, 2014
The acquisition is the biggest technology tie-up in more than a decade since Time Warner merged with AOL in a $124 billion deal in 2001.
February 9, 2014
Nguyen Ha Dong, a Hanoi-based game developer, announced the grounding of the addictive game in a Tweet on Saturday in which he also apologised to Flappy Bird players.
February 3, 2014
Despite only being trialled by a limited number of users and not due for more general release until Christmas, Google Glass is already attracting its own universe of apps.
January 16, 2014
A research firm predicts the rise of data usage among smartphone users in the region , with revenues from voice calls and SMS set to decline.
January 16, 2014
Some expect a new wave of tech ventures to arise from emerging markets such as the UAE and other countries in the Middle East and Africa.
January 12, 2014
Mobile technology agency FabriQate aims to take banking apps in the UAE to 'the next level'.
November 6, 2013
The Viper SmartStart application was unveiled at the Dubai International Motor Show and works by connecting the car wirelessly to an application on your phone.
November 5, 2013
Discount voucher dealers are increasingly taking advantage of location-based capabilities found on a smartphone to provide instant access to the closest bargain.
October 30, 2013
A range of apps and devices are coming to market that are designed to monitor users' sleeping patterns and thus help them achieve a good night's rest. While still something of a niche sector, the market for such technology is growing.
October 27, 2013
Analysts say the longer BlackBerry takes to close on a takeover offer from Fairfax Financial Holdings, the worse the smartphone’s outlook is.