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Robots To Work In Government Services In Dubai

Dubai will soon be introducing Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its government sectors. A new Artificial Intelligence (AI) smart lab will soon begin training government officials to implement AI in a wide variety of tasks that will make lives easier. The lab, launched during a workshop by the Smart Dubai Office (SDO) and Smart Dubai Government

Twitter is Listing Pre-Roll Ads To Periscope

In a fresh development, Twitter has opened up another place for video ads, the buzziest online advertising sector, as it looks to find more revenue for its flight to profitability this year. These pre-roll ads come at an important time for Twitterthough isn’t it always an important time? The company has obliterated for a lack

Facebook Messenger Helps You To Find Your Friends

A new location-sharing feature called live location allows you to share your real-time location inside of a chat for an hour at a time. While Messenger has long included location-sharing, the feature previously only allowed you to share a static point on a map. Useful if you’re staying in one spot, but less so if

Samsung To Disable All Note 7′s From Charging Later This Month

In a latest development, Samsung’s is planning to issue a software update that will disable remaining Note 7 phones from charging at all. The company will reportedly push the update out later this month, and it will cripple the remaining 3-4 percent of Note 7 phones still in use worldwide, mostly in South Korea. It

Wi-Fi Kiosks At 500 Railway Stations In India

With an aim to provide connectivity in remote areas, Railways will set up Wi-Fi hotspot kiosks at about 500 stations and help people access an array of online services, including various government schemes. Christened as Railwire Saathi, the Wi-Fi kiosks will function like a PCO for Digital India and enable people to use services like

Uber’s Self-Driving Car Meets With An Accident In Arizona

Uber self-driving car flipped over on its side after being involved in a car crash in Tempe, Arizona. The authenticity of the photo of a damaged Uber self-driving Volvo resting on its side, was confirmed by Uber. Details have revealed there were no humans in the self-driving car. But what this does tell us is

Amazon Likely To Buy Online Retailer Souq.Com: Report

Amazon.com Inc has agreed in principle to buy 100 percent of Dubai-based online retailer Souq.com from its shareholders, sources familiar with the deal. Amazon declined to comment and a spokesperson for Souq.com did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Goldman Sachs acted as adviser for Souq.com and helped to arrange the deal, two

OnePlus 3T Midnight Black Limited Edition Comes Up

OnePlus has outed a new colour variant of its current flagship killer smartphone – 3T. Dubbed OnePlus 3T Midnight Black limited edition, the smartphone has an all-black paint job. According to OnePlus, the new colour is the result of a dark coating just 14 microns in thickness, applied to the smartphone three times. The company

Volvo’s Tesla killer Set To Arrive In 2019

Volvo is building an electric vehicle, and, somewhat surprisingly, it’s not going to cost a ton of money. Lex Kerssemakers, CEO of the luxury car maker’s USA arm, has said that the company aims to launch the car in 2019 with a $35,000 – $40,000 price. Very few details are known about the car at

Google Maps To Help You Find Your Parked Cars

It is very easy to forget where you parked your car, especially on a city street or in a huge mall parking lot, but Google Maps is here to save the day. The latest beta version of Google Maps for Android (sorry iOS users!) has a few features that’ll remind you where you parked your

Dubai Launches World’s ‘Fastest’ Free Wi-Fi Service At Airports

Dubai Airports has announced world’s fastest free Wi-Fi service across its terminals to provide millions of passengers superfast internet access while they wait for their flight. Aptly called WOW-Fi, the service offers a top speed of up to 100 megabits per second (mbps), about ten times faster than what many internet users would get at