BlogsITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comGetting from A to B — the smart wayAlexander S Pieri, editor of ACN, debates the value of data sharing in a smart city environment.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:31:45 +0000http://www.itp.net/612396-getting-from-a-to-b-—-the-smart-wayBattle of the smartphones A round up of Samsung, Sony Mobile, LG Electronics, Huawei and Lenovo's latest smartphone releases <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 12 Apr 2017 08:54:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/612247-battle-of-the-smartphonesData security fears on airline loaned devices addressedData security fears allayed as regional airlines work around recent bans on laptops on US, UK-bound flights <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:46:20 +0000http://www.itp.net/612181-data-security-fears-on-airline-loaned-devices-addressedRemoving the human elementReflecting on the potential impact of robotics on the Quick Service Restaurants market.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:40:13 +0000http://www.itp.net/611963-removing-the-human-elementMicrosoft cloud goes darkIf you are going to force customers to use the cloud, you better make sure it works - all the time<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:47:57 +0000http://www.itp.net/611960-microsoft-cloud-goes-darkBlend in OR stand out?Unique brand positioning is something operators in the region need to imbibe in their operations <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 12 Mar 2017 07:20:46 +0000http://www.itp.net/611782-blend-in-or-stand-outA long way from paperlessSmart government should be paperless, so why do we still need so many ID copies?<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:02:13 +0000http://www.itp.net/609007-a-long-way-from-paperlessNo, Apple is not about to make every set of earphones on Earth uselessAny move to ditch the iPhone's headphone jack can be chalked up to 'no big deal'<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 06 Jan 2016 11:45:50 +0000http://www.itp.net/605992-no,-apple-is-not-about-to-make-every-set-of-earphones-on-earth-uselessCritical point for smart city securitySmart city projects are becoming reality, but are they moving faster than security can keep up?<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 06 Jan 2016 07:15:44 +0000http://www.itp.net/605980-critical-point-for-smart-city-securitySmart Government supporting nationalisationSaudi is using technology solutions to drive Saudisation targets<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:30:37 +0000http://www.itp.net/606460-smart-government-supporting-nationalisationGOTS for the GulfShared open source resources could be a cost-effective way for GCC government to access new technology and applications<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 16 Sep 2015 09:45:57 +0000http://www.itp.net/606453-gots-for-the-gulfLike the iPhone killed off BlackBerry, the iPad Pro could end WacomThe Japanese firm might own 80% of the professional tablet market now, but things could look very different next year<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 10 Sep 2015 17:09:08 +0000http://www.itp.net/604716-like-the-iphone-killed-off-blackberry-the-ipad-pro-could-end-wacomThe round-faced smartwatch won't kick-start the industryThe new generation of round-faced Android Wear devices won't even the playing field with the Apple Watch<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:04:49 +0000http://www.itp.net/604629-the-round-faced-smartwatch-wont-kick-start-the-industryAll the S Pen outrage illustrates is the sorry state of tech coverageLike the iPhone 6 Plus's BendGate, the Samsung S Pen controversy is manufactured by petty outlets chasing clicks<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 26 Aug 2015 12:05:06 +0000http://www.itp.net/604527-all-the-s-pen-outrage-illustrates-is-the-sorry-state-of-tech-coverageThe Apple Watch, two months inA follow-up to my initial review - is this device just an indulgence in the Middle East?<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:06:52 +0000http://www.itp.net/604406-the-apple-watch-two-months-inIn Saudi Arabia, Uber appears to be a force for good No other organisation - public or private - has done more to address women's mobility in the Kingdom<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:58:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/604312-in-saudi-arabia-uber-appears-to-be-a-force-for-goodWorking in STC Creating Organisation charisma.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:46:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/597523-working-in-stcI ♥ TamHP's Vivienne Tam 'digital clutch' costs AED 2,199 and is available at the usual retailers<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 21 Jun 2010 06:03:43 +0000http://www.itp.net/580802-i-tamPanasonic Lumix FP3 digital cameraPanasonic's new Lumix camera costs AED 999 in the United Arab Emirates<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 07 Jun 2010 12:09:16 +0000http://www.itp.net/580625-panasonic-lumix-fp3-digital-cameraNokia X6 - Ringing in the TunesNokia X6 (16GB) is now available in the UAE for AED 2,100<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 06 Apr 2010 00:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/579845-nokia-x6-ringing-in-the-tunesA Wii-like experience for AED 585?iGame is available in the UAE for about AED 585 at major electronics stores<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 18 Mar 2010 09:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/579516-a-wii-like-experience-for-aed-585Dell gets its Inspiron with Mini 10Inspiron Mini 10 netbook is now in stores across the UAE for AED1,299<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Fri, 05 Mar 2010 17:23:34 +0000http://www.itp.net/579465-dell-gets-its-inspiron-with-mini-10Twitter for BlackBerryTwitter for BlackBerry smartphones is impressive and practical, but not without drawbacks<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 04 Mar 2010 07:41:51 +0000http://www.itp.net/579482-twitter-for-blackberryAcer Aspire 523h netbookAcer Aspire 523h netbook will be available in the UAE before the end of February<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 09 Feb 2010 08:54:36 +0000http://www.itp.net/579235-acer-aspire-523h-netbookLG Android phoneLG GW620 handset will be available in stores by the end of February for AED 1,999<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 03 Feb 2010 12:58:06 +0000http://www.itp.net/579193-lg-android-phone