How to keep your phone battery from dying
Here are a few hacks to keep your phone battery in optimum condition If you’re going to spend the whole day outside the house, you’re going to want your phone’s battery to last as long as it can. Simply plugging your phone in as soon as you get home... Read more
Google launches 360-imagery of the ISS. How cool is that?
Google has just released Street View’s first gravity-free collection – letting you virtually explore the International Space Station (ISS) in 360-degree imagery from Google Maps and Earth. The ISS in Street View was captured in partnership with NASA, ESA, JAXA, Roscosmos and CASIS. With this launch, Google users can now... Read more
Confirmed! Here’s what the much awaited iPhone 8 will look like
Like many of you, we’ve also been patiently waiting for every possible confirmation on the iPhone 8, and it seems like the long wait is over (at least, almost). Forbes tech writer Gordon Kelly has shared rendered files that confirm the look of the new iPhone thanks to his work... Read more
TRA issues warning on ‘Petya’ ransomware and how to avoid potential attack
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has issued a warning to UAE residents to be aware of an updated version of the ransomware ‘Petya’, which began spreading around the world on June 27 and which has since breached thousands of computers and servers around the world. ”The breach disabled, encrypted,... Read more
Enjoy Eid Al Fitr with free higher-speed Wi-Fi in UAE
Go ahead and reach out for your smart device as WiFi UAE is offering its hotspot users complimentary higher-speed Wi-Fi for seven days (June 20-27, 2017) across the UAE at over 400 locations on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr this year and to celebrate World Wi-Fi Day on... Read more
Sandooq Al Watan wants the next Goggle or Tesla to come from the UAE
Sandooq Al Watan, a national initiative launched by prominent Emirati businessmen to support research projects in the UAE, has announced a new initiative titled ‘Our Future’. The initiative aims to prepare the UAE for a post-oil era by supporting the establishment of world-class Emirati start-ups and growing them into... Read more
Apple takes a big bite out of VR as demonstrated at WWDC17
Apple has announced that the company is embracing virtual reality (VR) and demonstrated it on the Vive by enabling the use of SteamVR on Macs with Apple’s new MacOS, High Sierra. Apple made the announcement on June 5 at the highly-anticipated Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2017 (WWDC). The event... Read more
5 apps that will take your selfies to the next level
Although smartphone cameras have gotten so much better in the recent years, using a 3rd party app to enhance your selfie is essential to give it that added oomph. Here we list 5 of the best iPhone and Android apps that you shouldn’t miss. Read more
Keep your devices clean and bacteria-free with PhoneSoap
Do you have any idea how much bacteria is festering on the surfaces of your daily devices? Have you ever sanitised your phone, tablet or other hand-held accessories? Probably not. PhoneSoap is the solution to your bacterial problems. This modern, state-of-the-art technology sanitises your items within minutes –and has... Read more
Gaming gets better with the Predator Helios 300
Looking for a new gaming laptop? Now’s your chance to get your hands on Acer’s latest Predator Helios 300 gaming notebook line. Available with 15.6-inch or 17.3-inch displays, its matte black chassis incorporates tasteful red accents, providing a slightly edgy, fun design. Shipping with Windows 10, it offers powerful... Read more