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Acer Middle East Hosts Annual Press Conference in a Futuristic Setting

Acer hosted its highly-anticipated annual Middle East press conference at Dubai's futuristic On42 lounge at Dubai Media One Hotel. The event saw the regional unveiling and showcasing of the latest range of Acer products, and featured two of the region's key speakers, including Paul Collins, Country Manager Acer Middle East, South Africa & ROA, and Joumana Karam, Product Business Unit Head for Acer Middle East & Africa.

HONEYWELL LAUNCHES NEW RANGE OF WIRING DEVICES IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Honeywell (NYSE: HON), the global software-industrial company, today announced the new range of its contemporary MK Electric screwless wiring devices – MK Dimensions, an end-to-end solution designed for hospitality, residential and commercial developments.

LG changes the world’s washing paradigm with its latest TWINWashTM washing machine now in the UAE

Shifting the nation's washing paradigm, LG Electronics (LG) has launched its revolutionary front-load TWINWash™ washing machine in the UAE. This ultimate laundry system is among LG's premium clothing-care line-up, using the world's most innovative washing technology to take care of more loads in less time.

HUAWEI nova 2 Plus, the new selfie superstar experiences exceptional demand in the UAE

HUAWEI nova 2 Plus, the latest smartphone from Huawei has experienced exceptional demand in the UAE to become one of the fastest selling Huawei devices this year. HUAWEI nova 2 Plus sales have been 10 times more compared to nova Plus at its launch period last year. Equipped with a unique 20MP high-definition front camera, a 12MP and 8MP rear dual camera and a professional portrait mode, the HUAWEI nova 2 Plus captures stunning selfies like never before. Further, it's advanced audio experience, a stylish design, as well as an upgraded and powerful performance makes nova 2 Plus one of the most sought-after products amongst the young and tech-savvy consumers.

Canon launches the EF 70-300mm F/4-5.6 IS II USM with fast, whisper quiet Nano USM for wildlife and sports

Canon today introduces the EF 70-300mm F/4-5.6 IS II USM – a truly versatile telephoto lens, replacing the EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM, for hobbyists and advanced photographers and videographers alike.

LG V30 CHARTS NEW MOBILE FRONTIER WITH PREMIUM CINEMATOGRAPHY CAPABILITIES

LG Electronics (LG) today took the wraps off the eagerly anticipated LG V30, the latest iteration of the company's V series flagship smartphones. The LG V30 improves on the strengths of the V series phones in providing a whole new mobile experience and offering optimal multimedia features. The V30 features many industry innovations – the first F1.6 aperture camera lens, the first glass Crystal Clear Lens, the first OLED FullVision display, Cine Video mode for producing movie-quality videos, premium sound with advanced Hi-Fi Quad DAC, sound tuning by B&O PLAY, and Voice Recognition. The V30 sets a new standard in the evolution of premium smartphones.

Dyson’s revolutionary hairdryer – the Dyson Supersonic™ arrives in the Middle East

Hair dryers can be bulky and difficult to manoeuvre, can blast air at high temperatures, which can cause extreme heat damage, all with the risk of hair being sucked into and trapped in the filter. Dyson engineers set out to rethink the hair dryer.

LG SIGNATURE debuts across the GCC

 The new LG SIGNATURE brand from LG Electronics (LG) was launched today across the GCC. The ultra-premium brand was unveiled at a gala ceremony at Dubai' most talked about, radiant centre of culture and arts – the Dubai Opera.

Digital transformation and the connected car

Connected cars have been available for a number of years, but mainly as new cars in the premium segment. Now, Swedish telecom operator Telia announced that it aims to connect cars up to 15 years old with a cloud-based solution.

MOBILE USAGE IS AT 100% AMONGST MIDDLEEAST MILLENIALS OR 40% OF ALL GCC TRAVELERS USE THE INTERNET WHEN PLANNING THEIR HOLIDAY

Smartphone penetration among millennials in the GCC is in the high nineties and mobile usage is almost at 100%, according to recent study by thinkwithgoogle. Middle East travelers are depending on their smartphone to plan their holidays this summer with 40% of GCC travelers using the internet as their first stop.

LG SET TO WELCOME THE NEW YEAR WITH TRENDSETTING

LG Electronics (LG) has long been a key driver in innovation, applying analytics-driven insights to its appliances and electronics to produce a unified consumer experience that is as intuitive as it is effortless. The home appliances and home entertainment market is currently undergoing a great change where consumers are starting to shift from traditional products towards more intuitive, as well as elegant in the overall appeal.

AT&T Foundry, RocketSpace and Ericsson release a new series of The Futurist Report

Together with AT&T Foundry and RocketSpace, Ericsson has released the third installment of The Futurist Report series. The report gives an inside look into the cutting-edge technologies and companies that are shaping the future for artificial intelligence, and what this means for consumers.

Etisalat to Offer Public WiFi at Al Jazira Sports and Cultural Club

Etisalat is offering public WiFi access to all members and visitors at AbuDhabi based Al Jazira Sports and Cultural Club,

Xiaomi opens region’s first Mi store in UAE, world’s top smartphone market

Xiaomi has today opened its first Authorized Mi store in the region in partnership with local distributor TASK FZCO. Located at the popular Burjuman Shopping Centre in Dubai, the new store will showcase Xiaomi's powerful Mi 6 and entertainment-focused Mi Max 2 smartphones.

Samsung Offers Star Wars Fans the Chance of a Lifetime

Samsung is celebrating the release of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' by offering a special edition wireless charger along with a chance to win a trip to the Star Wars Celebration 2017 in Florida on the purchase of a Galaxy S7 edge.

Samsung Galaxy Studio is Back to Dubai Mall with its Incredible Ecosystem of Products Including the Newly Launched S8/S8+

Samsung Gulf Electronics inaugurated the Galaxy Studio alongside Lebanese star Maya Diab. Galaxy Studio features the incredible ecosystem of Samsung products throughout nine interactive and exciting zones including the Galaxy S8/S8+, the Gear VR, Gear 360, the Gear S3, IP68 and Samsung Pay, among others. Consumers can visit Samsung Galaxy Studio between May 3 and 31, 2017 at the Star Atrium in Dubai Mall to experience all that Samsung has to offer. Customers who experience any six zones will be given a ticket to the exciting Gear VR ride, as well as get the chance to enter a lucky draw to win the Galaxy S8.

YouTube to Open YouTube Space in Dubai Studio City

YouTube announced today that it is joining efforts with Dubai Studio City to bring a YouTube Space to Dubai next year,

LG Introduces its Family-Friendly Air Conditioning Solutions with Inverter Technology for Homes across the UAE

 LG Electronics (LG), along with its exclusive distributor Al Yousuf LLC, has launched across the UAE its latest state-of-the-art, family-friendly residential air conditioning (AC) solutions, equipped with LG's pioneering technological innovation known as 'inverter technology'. Now LG introduces the next generation of air conditioning solutions that ensures optimal cooling performance, energy efficiency, cleaner air and durability unlike any other.

Samsung Brings Virtual Reality to DIFF

Samsung is showcasing the capabilities of its mobile ecosystem at the 13th edition of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) that is taking place until 14th December.

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi visited the du stand at Ajman Career Fair

 H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, the Representative of Ajman's Ruler for Administrative and Financial Affairs, visited the du stand at Ajman Career Fair, that took place from March 14-15, at the Emirates Center for Hospitality.

Small body, big power – the EOS M5, a new flagship mirrorless camera from Canon Middle East

Fusing powerful DSLR performance with the portable convenience of a compact,