Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Mobile Apps

All-New Kindle App Makes Reading, Listening to Books Easier

All-new Kindle app turns your phone or tablet into a book—read anytime, anywhere Amazon announced an all-new Kindle app that makes it easier than ever...

WhatsApp No More! Say hello to Google Allo

Google Allo has been just released! This is a new smart messaging app for Android and iOS that helps you say more and do more right...

International Space Apps Challenge invites participants in Dubai

Gearing up for the April 22-23 non-stop two day hackathon, the International Space Apps Challenge invites savvy citizens of all ages skilled in technology, engineering, design,...

Only in Dubai! Order taxi through Siri

Careem, the region’s leading app-based car booking service, today announced a new strategic partnership with Apple Inc. whereby Careem users or “Careemers” can now...

WhatsApp Launches Video Calling

The Facebook-owned chat service WhatsApp officially launched video calling for its over 1 billion users worldwide on iOS, Android and Windows Phone. Its debut follows a...

UAE iPhone Mania – iPhone 6 Price and Availability

Apple finally unveiled its newest products. At a special event in Cupertino, California the company introduced a 4.7” iPhone 6 and a 5.5” iPhone...

Emcredit to Launch Next Generation Mobile Payment Solution, Empay

Emcredit, the company created by Dubai Economy, is soon going to launch empay, a unique mobile payment solution developed within the framework of the...

First Multilingual ‘Do-It-Yourself’ Mobile App Maker Launched in MENA

While the majority of enterprises in the Middle East and North Africa fall within the Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) segment, comprising 80-90% of...

The Emirates Mobile App is Now Android Pay-enabled

The Dubai based Emirates Airline became the world's first international carrier to integrate "Buy with Android Pay" into a mobile app for passengers. What does...

New Digital Currency Named After Kanye West to Rival Bitcoin?

2013 was definitely the year of the Bitcoin. This cryptocurrency is enjoying a huge popularity over the last few months. More and more retailers...

How to Take Perfect Selfies – An App

Computer scientists at the University of Waterloo have developed a smartphone app that helps people learn the art of taking perfect selfies. Inside the app...

Meet Google Duo, a simple 1-to-1 video calling app

Video calling is the next best thing to being with someone in person, but too often it can be a frustrating or complicated experience....

The Entertainer is now a mobile app, which makes it a...

Do you like dining out with your family or want to have fun with your friends over the weekends? Dubai-based company, The Entertainer, just...

Just a fraction of Amazon Eco skills can keep you busy...

Amazon recently announced that the Alexa AI powering its voice speakers has now learned 1,000 “skills”. In case you’re not up to date, we...

Dubai Electricity Authority Launches Mobile App For Solar Energy

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has launched a web application to help users decide to install photovoltaic panels on their rooftops and generate...

New Mobile App For Tracking Real Estate Projects Launched

Dubai Land Department, DLD, a government body that handles all legalisation processes related to sales and purchases of land in Dubai, has developed an...

Cheers Dubai is FREE to download in September

Access over 400 Buy One Get One Free offers on drinks! September kicks off the social calendar in Dubai, so to celebrate, the Entertainer...

eDebit service launches in UAE

New eDebit service allows payment of service fees and purchases through direct debit from the customers’ bank accounts eDirect service enables topping up...

Alexa App Debuts on Smartphones

HTC has pushed out an Alexa app for its HTC U11 smartphone. This is the first time that Amazon's smart digital assistant is available...

2935 cases were reported through CityGuard app

Abu Dhabi Systems & Information Centre (ADSIC) has reported a significant increase in the total number of downloads and cases reported using the innovative...

Forget Alexa and Siri, The Google app is your doctor

Picture this: you woke up today with a headache. It’s been getting worse all day, and you aren’t sure if you should be worried...

Dubai Land Department Unveils New Real Estate Mobile Apps

Visitors to the thirty-fifth edition of GITEX Technology Week had the opportunity today to familiarise themselves with a unique set of digital real estate...

Are You Amongst the 100 Million Google Assistant Users

Google Assistant debuted barely a year ago in an ever-competitive market. With Amazon’s Alexa dominating the game, it had quite many challenges to overcome. ...

UAE’s First Weight Loss App Helps You Lose 2-4Kgs in a...

First scientific online and app based weight loss program, ‘weightmonitor UAE’ has been launched with the aim of curbing runaway obesity in the region,...