Unitedarabemirates

05.12.15
Here's what it's like to fly over Dubai with a jetpack
05.12.15

Here's what it's like to fly over Dubai with a jetpack

Dubai already seems pretty futuristic on the ground, but what's it like in the air? As you'll soon...

By J. Fingas,   05.12.15
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10.08.14
Tour one of Earth's grandest deserts in Google Street View
10.08.14

Tour one of Earth's grandest deserts in Google Street View

Visiting a large desert in person can be difficult. Roads will only take you so far, and you prob...

By J. Fingas,   10.08.14
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07.08.14
Dubai's beating the heat with Mall of the World, a massive climate-controlled city
07.08.14

Dubai's beating the heat with Mall of the World, a massive climate-controlled city

Dubai is hot. Summer temperatures can easily exceed 110 degrees Fahrenheit, and desert conditions...

By Z. Honig,   07.08.14
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10.05.12
Distro Issue 60: Infinitec's rebirth gets Kickstarted in the Dubai desert
10.05.12

Distro Issue 60: Infinitec's rebirth gets Kickstarted in the Dubai desert

Another week has come to a close and that signals the arrival of a brand spanking new issue of our...

By B. Steele,   10.05.12
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04.17.11
UAE plans enterprise-class messaging ban for individuals and small companies?
04.17.11

UAE plans enterprise-class messaging ban for individuals and small companies?

Seems the United Arab Emirates wasn't satisfied with the spying agreements that RIM put in place --...

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10.08.10
UAE says BlackBerry is now compliant with regulations, free to rock on
10.08.10

UAE says BlackBerry is now compliant with regulations, free to rock on

The latest thrilling installment in BlackBerry's Middle East saga has turned out not to be so thril...

By Vlad Savov,   10.08.10
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09.26.10
iPhone 4 hits UAE and Qatar, but without FaceTime installed
09.26.10

iPhone 4 hits UAE and Qatar, but without FaceTime installed

The iPhone 4 launched this weekend in Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, but buyers wound up with...

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09.24.10
Confirmed: No FaceTime in UAE, reported working in SA unless phones are updated
09.24.10

Confirmed: No FaceTime in UAE, reported working in SA unless phones are updated

We just got some confirmation on our story earlier this week that FaceTime had gone missing in part...

By M. Schramm,   09.24.10
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08.04.10
RIM's Lazaridis: if goverments can't deal with the internet, 'they should shut it off'
08.04.10

RIM's Lazaridis: if goverments can't deal with the internet, 'they should shut it off'

RIM co-CEO Mike Lazaridis has made some pretty bold statements in the past, but he may just have to...

By D. Melanson,   08.04.10
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