AI in orbit: Intel powers the first satellite with AI on board

الذكاء الاصطناعي يصل إلى مدار الأرض: إنتل تدعم أول قمر صناعي مزود بتقنيات الذكاء الاصطناعي

As ubiquitous as artificial intelligence has become in modern life — from boosting our understanding of the cosmos to surfacing entertaining videos on your phone — AI hasn’t yet found its way into orbit. That is until Sept. 2, when an experimental satellite about the size of a cereal box was ejected from a rocket’s dispenser along with 45 other similarly small satellites. The satellite, named PhiSat-1, is now soaring at over 17,000 mph (27,500 kmh) in sun-synchronous orbit about 329 miles (530 km) overhead. (The word “satellite” probably makes…

Dubai Culture welcomes visitors to Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood

This step comes in line with the Authority’s vision of strengthening Dubai’s position as a thriving global centre for culture. Making culture available everywhere and for everyone as well as encouraging all segments of society to participate. Part of the Authority’s plans to ensure the recovery of the cultural and creative sector in the emirate post-COVID-19. Applying all preventive measures to preserve public health. Dubai, UAE, 22 October 2020: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority welcomed visitors to the Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood following a temporary suspension due to the circumstances…

Demand for Home Entertainment Concepts Continue to Rise in the UAE

Demand for Home Entertainment Concepts Continue to Rise in the UAE

Homeowners increasingly looking for bespoke home theatres, music lounge’s, and gaming zone’s, say industry experts An increasing number of homeowners across the UAE are looking to set up luxurious home theatres, state-of-the-art music lounge’s and prime gaming zones say industry experts from DG+, the specialist audio-visual solutions provider of Sharaf DG. DG+ is a unique concept introduced by Sharaf DG in the year 2007. It exclusively caters to individuals and institutions looking for end-to-end audio-visual solutions and installations for various applications within their homes, offices and commercial spaces. DG+ provides…

HITB+CyberWeek ready to take centre stage and accelerate a cyber smart world

The largest cyber security event in the Middle East is back in a virtual format this year bringing the world’s leading thinkers and cyber security experts together for a week-long event from 15-19 November Abu Dhabi, 22 October, 2020 – Hack In The Box (HITB), the must-attend conference renowned internationally for its cutting-edge technical talks and trainings in computer security, is back and has returned fully virtual this time around. Now in its second edition, HITB+CyberWeek will once again host the main HITB Security Conference and provide a unique platform…

Global Village releases exclusive signature song with music superstars Ahlam and RedOne

Dubai, UAE, 22 October 2020:  Global Village, the UAE and wider region’s leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, has announced the release of their new signature song. The bilingual track was created through a unique collaboration between local and international talents and is an anthem to the values embraced by Global Village, and will be played as its official iconic song over its seasons. “ حلوة الحياةTogether” is about inclusion and what can be achieved when people of the world unite to realise their dreams. Global Village…

JAGUAR LAND ROVER USING AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY  TO DEVELOP FUTURE LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES

“جاكوار لاند روڤر” تستخدم تكنولوجيا قطاع الفضاء

Technology developed for aerospace is repurposed to accelerate Jaguar Land Rover’s testing and development programmes Jaguar Land Rover to take part in pioneering all-weather, all-terrain tests of new metals and composites Two-year project will ensure new body materials deliver a longer-lasting, high-quality finish Jaguar Land Rover is working with industry leaders in quality assurance and advanced manufacturing to develop future lightweight materials Optimising the use of lightweight materials to improve efficiency and reduce emissions is a key part of Jaguar Land Rover’s commitment to Destination Zero Thursday 22 October, Dubai,…

Badiri Academy convenes experts to inform businesses

on ways to elevate their digital strategy amid Covid-19 Entrepreneurs and businesspersons learn the art of surviving in the online marketplace at a virtual discussion by Sharjah-based Badiri Education and Capacity Development Academy   In the wake of the novel Coronavirus pandemic, businesses worldwide have been experiencing an unprecedented level of digital activation. To aid entrepreneurs and businesspersons in leveraging digital platforms to expand their businesses, Badiri Education and Development Academy, the education and capacity building arm of NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA), in partnership with American University of Sharjah,…

Spook Up Your Halloween With desertcart

Enjoy 20% discount up to AED 100 on all Halloween products Dubai, UAE, October 2020 – This spooky season, premier e-commerce website and retailer, desertcart plans to make Halloween an unforgettable experience with the launch of a dedicated product range and promotion. Shop a variety of outfits, board games and Halloween-themed items with 20% off up to AED 100 on products when using the promo code HALLOW20Q, available until 31st October 2020. From fun head masks, spooky outfits including baby costumes, temporary tattoos, themed decorations and even pet costumes, desertcart…

5G Holds the Key to Saudi Arabia’s Digital Future

By Fadhel Isa, Chief Technology Officer at Ericsson Saudi Arabia At the dawn of a new decade, we have continued to leverage our technology towards our customers and achieved a significant milestone by securing the company’s 100th commercial 5G contract. As we celebrate this momentous occasion, we also celebrate being on the forefront of the 5G race and take a moment to look ahead at the mountains we must still climb. Saudi Arabia was one of the first countries in the Middle East region where we collaborated with local operators…

Future Hospitality Summit Unveils Comprehensive 3-Pillar Programme  for Hybrid Virtual Conference on 26—27 October

Future Hospitality Summit (FHS) has announced a jam-packed programme for the highly anticipated 2-day event, live from Riyadh and across the world on the 26th and 27th of October. The comprehensive 3-pillar programme, featuring live stage sessions, networking and roundtable discussions, has been developed in collaboration with industry creators, innovators and mentors. Anyone operating within the hospitality sector or looking to develop a career in global travel, tourism and leisure can check out the full programme HERE and register to attend for free HERE. Riyadh, KSA (October 2020): The wait…