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The news industry in the United Kingdom as well as across the globe has seen a sharp decline as more and more people are shifting their focus to the internet and social media when it comes to getting their news. With a large part of the population going online...
Tencent Holdings is within touching distance of becoming the first Chinese technology company to top a US$500 billion in market value, joining an elite club led by hi-tech industry stalwarts Apple, Alphabet, Facebook and Microsoft. The video games-to-social media conglomerate, expected to report its third-quarter financial results after the market...
Facebook Stories may not be all that popular, but the company isn't letting that stop it from finding new ways to force users to interact with the feature. Starting today, Facebook is introducing a set of new features for all its version of Stories, including one that will allow the...
One of the most important things a business can do is make sure its information is secure. No matter if you are protecting internal or external customer information, security is key. Security awareness plays a huge role in a company’s overall security, but many businesses ignore training and making...
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) announced the recruitment of five robots as staff, as part of its continuous quest to envision and make the future through the development of mechanisms that enrich the experience of customers and contribute to the provision of better quality services at its Customer...
(NEWSER) – The robots won this one. A driverless shuttle bus was involved in a minor crash with a semi-truck less than two hours after it made its debut on Las Vegas streets Wednesday in front of cameras and celebrities. The human behind the wheel of the truck was...
The simplest and the most effective way of letting the world know your ideas, opinions and expertise is to create a blog because the basic purpose of a blog is to help, support and guide readers. If you have expertise in assignment research, writing, editing and/or proofreading and you...
Swift is an object-oriented imperative language from Apple. Hands down, swift is one of the easiest languages to use. Apple has made the sure it’s easy to use and read therefore the language has been made easy. Due to several key features, closures, generics, and type interface make it...
Dubai's proposed fleet of flying taxis could be joined in the skies over the city by larger and more powerful passenger carrying drones, if plans by aviation startup Vimana take off. Vimana is developing an electric-powered, Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) aircraft, and a blockchain-based control system, which would make...
Technology is now in every aspect of people’s lives. It is playing an essential role in the production, service delivery and even provision of health care. Everyday, medicine is evolving because of technology’s contribution to this field. Physicians are acquiring more information, which continues to improve the medical landscape....
Quantum computing has really come on strong over the past year in the news, trumpeting the dominance that it will have over the marketplace in just a few years.  At the same time, Google's quantum computing people seem to be hinting that not all quantum computing efforts are achieving...
Smiling into the video camera, 25-year-old Hu Tongtong is dwarfed by mountains of food. Today, it might be 200 dumplings. Tomorrow, perhaps 93 eggs, or several dozen kebabs. As the camera rolls, the 43.5kg Heilongjiang native consumes enough food to satisfy a large family, pausing only briefly to wash...
For almost a decade, Dubai has been standing in the limelight and has now secured its place among the richest cities on Earth. Besides having places that are a vision for tourists’ sour eyes, including Burj Khalifa, desert safaris, and a long list of indoor and outdoor attractions, the...
One day robots could entirely edge out human beings and become a new life form that is even capable of replicating itself, Stephen Hawking has warned, once again predicting a rather grim future for humankind. "I fear that AI may replace humans altogether,” the renowned physicist told Wired magazine, as...
Apple has reported better-than-expected earnings and offered a rosy forecast for the holiday shopping season, allaying investor concerns about production delays on the new iPhone X and demonstrating remarkable strength across its growing line of products and services. The stellar earnings report came just as the iPhone X went on...
No business is too small to be targeted by a cyber attack. Hackers and other "cyber villains" target any and all businesses. The attacks could be of the denial of service variety, which involves taking down a website due to overloading the server. More ominous attacks may entail breaking...
Japanese researchers demonstrated an artificial intelligence capable of identifying and analyzing polyps found during a colonoscopy in less than a second. The computer-assisted diagnostic system was revealed during the United European Gastroenterology Week, running through Wednesday in Barcelona, Spain. The endoscopic system uses a magnified view of a colorectal polyp to...
Dubai CommerCity, an AED2.7 billion ($740 million), 2.1 million square feet joint venture between Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA) and wasl Asset Management Group was launched on Saturday in the city's Umm Ramool area. Dubai CommerCity is the first free zone dedicated to e-commerce in the Middle East and...
Managing big data has never been easier, and as a business owner or social media marketer, you're likely to experience two challenges. The first challenge is how to collect an enormous volume of data, and the second one is how to analyze the collected data­­ so that it can...
In the age of the internet, marketing is more important than ever. With so many companies advertising on so many venues, distinguishing yourself or your business might prove challenging. Since few people and businesses have the resources required to personalize their approach, many people might feel left behind. How...
Effective immediately, Twitter will no longer permit advertising on the platform from Russia Today (which uses the moniker “RT”) or Sputnik. Twitter announced the changes in a blog post Thursday morning, linking the companies’ accounts to “Russian efforts to interfere with and disrupt the 2016 Presidential election.” While advertising related...
Sophia, a humanoid artificially intelligent robot became the first robot in the world to receive a Saudi citizenship on Wednesday. At the Future Investment Initiative conference, the kingdom announced that they were granting her citizenship. In the video shared online, Sophia said she was honoured to receive her citizenship. "I am...
Automating operations at the store is certainly the dream of any manager out there. Indeed, there are many advantages that accompany automation. After the recent inclusion of robotics into the warehouse, Amazon was seen to have created a stepping stone into another world of innovation. The field of robotics and...
Every industry around the globe has started to channel the ultimate power of big data. Such industries include the real estate sector, music, sports as well as the information technology sector. Nevertheless, the publishing industry is not left behind. Just like the music industry, publishing industry in each state...
Outsourcing call centers can help small business act large by enabling them to acquire same technology and knowledge as large enterprises. As you gauge your choices, there is need to contemplate the advantages of outsourcing. There are many benefits of an adequate outsourcing job. When done for the actual...
When choosing a security system for their home, homeowners face the choice of installing a security systems themselves or opting for professional installation. While DIY installation may save money, it can also be difficult and time-consuming. For this reason, it's often best to hire professionals to install a security...
Sheikh Mohammed, Ruler of Dubai, launched a new smart living strategy in Dubai that seeks to build the world’s most advanced IoT ecosystems in the world. The UAE Prime Minister also launched the 'Data Wealth' initiative, which will protect the emirate’s data and identity government and private entities with “Dubai...
Big Data is simply a vast amount of data that experts can analyze to find trends, patterns and other insights. For medical practices of any size, this concept has a range of applications and benefits. Even small practices generate a massive amount of data, however; a handful of data...
Cloud optimization is much more than simply moving all your workloads to the cloud. It’s also important to realize the process doesn’t happen just once. What many businesses don’t consider is that optimizing the cloud for themselves is an ongoing process. As the business climate changes, so must the...
Whatsapp rolledout a new feature that allows you to share your location in real-time with family or friends. Whether you're meeting up with friends, letting loved ones know you're safe, or sharing your commute, Live Location is a simple and secure way to let people know where you are....