May 20, 2013
Huawei is moving way from its core business of supplying telecoms equipment and hoping to expand its Middle East footprint. Read Article Huawei cuts out the middleman to target customers directly
BlackBerry is one of several companies that have turned celebrities in a bid to boost sales and capture new markets. But bringing in showbusiness heavyweights is not without risks. Read Article Tech manufacturers go rock 'n' roll
May 17, 2013
The disparity between smartphone users and advertising spend on mobile and digital in the Middle East and North Africa region is one of the highest in the world according to research from Deloitte. Read Article Digital advertising spend 'extremely low' in region
May 14, 2013
Nokia failed to impress investors with the launch of its new flagship smartphone, the Lumia 925. Read Article Nokia's new effort fails to impress
May 09, 2013
Nokia, seeking to revive sales of cheaper mobile phones in growth markets such as India, unveiled new software to run its Asha devices and a pact that lets customers use Facebook for free on their handsets. Read Article Nokia unveils Facebook-compatible software for Asha devices
May 05, 2013
Meet the UAE's most popular phone. It's not an iPhone, or the lastest Samsung Galaxy. It's not even a BlackBerry, despite their ubiquity.
Read Article Move over iPhone, BlackBerry or Samsung: King of phones in UAE is not so smart
Instead of paying hefty monthly mobile bills, consumers can now simply opt for a low-cost Android smartphone to avoid having any contact whatever with the mobile-phone operator. Read Article WhatsApp, WeChat, TicToc and Tango change telecoms landscape
May 02, 2013
Facebook' mobile advertising revenue growth gained momentum in the first three months of the year as the social network sold more ads to users on smartphones and tablets. Read Article Facebook's mobile business expands in first quarter
Apr 28, 2013
Car makers are teaming up with smartphone manufacturers to tempt consumers into buying their vehicles by offering extended in-car digital services.
Read Article iCars with smarter gadgets unveiled
Apr 22, 2013
India Dispatch: Despite the effect that India had on Steve Jobs, the country was not a market that Apple focused on at all during his lifetime. Read Article Apple belatedly makes push in India
India Dispatch: Neeraj Roy, the managing director and chief executive of Hungama, talks about the eponymous music and video app they launched to tap India's rapidly growing smartphone market. Read Article Indian market that makes a song and dance about music
Apr 21, 2013
In addition to telling the time, smart watches will offer a whole range of digital communication services. Read Article Smart wristwatches the next big thing for IT industry
Apr 16, 2013
Facebook is talking to Apple about crafting a version of its new mobile software for the iPhone, in a push to boost revenue from the growing number of users who access the social network on smaller screens. Read Article Facebook in talks with Apple on iPhone version of Home
Most people don't know anything about the Algerian city selected by the Arab League's cultural arm to be the capital of Arab culture in 2015. Alice Fordham reports from Constantine Constantine, the most beautiful city you've never heard of
Former England cricket captain Adam Hollioake has morphed into a cage fighter and wants to show off his new boxing skills against Carlos Spencer at Fighting Chance Dubai, writes Paul Radley. Hollioake not short on confidence ahead of Fighting Chance
Two of the four refugees will begin new lives in the USA, with the others moving to Sweden and Finland. Tamil refugees sheltering in UAE granted asylum in the USA and Europe
Star Trek's technological feats are ahead of the times - dreamt up almost half a century ago, much of its technology is today a reality. Can’t you beam me up, Scotty?
Action from Malmo and last night's Eurovision Song Contest. In pictures: Eurovision Song Contest 2013
Istanbul's famous mosque tries to strike balance between religion and tourism money by providing tourists with coverings. Thomas Seibert reports Turkey tightens Blue Mosque dress code
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