News & FeaturesITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comITP.net GITEX GIVEAWAY prize draws close todayEnter now, for the last chance to win an iPad Air, BlackBerry Passport and more<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, 30 Oct 2014 12:02:53 +0400http://www.itp.net/600680-itpnet-gitex-giveaway-prize-draws-close-todayDubai chosen as host city for 2015 IoT World ForumCisco CEO John Chambers makes announcement during closing remarks at this year's edition<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, 30 Oct 2014 12:01:56 +0400http://www.itp.net/600679-dubai-chosen-as-host-city-for-2015-iot-world-forumBYOD 'requires' data centre security upgradesCondo Protego warns of vulnerabilities as more regional companies adopt BYOD<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, 30 Oct 2014 11:18:28 +0400http://www.itp.net/600677-byod-requires-data-centre-security-upgradesNintendo announces work on sleep monitoring deviceGadget will use microwave sensors to monitor sleep patterns<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, 30 Oct 2014 11:06:11 +0400http://www.itp.net/600676-nintendo-announces-work-on-sleep-monitoring-deviceDEWA, Microsoft launch e-service appDEWA 2.0 forms ‘important step’ in Dubai’s ‘transformation’ to Smart City, says Microsoft Gulf<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, 30 Oct 2014 10:44:51 +0400http://www.itp.net/600675-dewa-microsoft-launch-e-service-appSamsung promises smartphones overhaulCompany moves to quell investor fears after third straight quarter of decline in market share<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, 30 Oct 2014 10:17:12 +0400http://www.itp.net/600674-samsung-promises-smartphones-overhaulMicrosoft unveils wearable fitness deviceAlso launched Microsoft Health platform to work with device<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, 30 Oct 2014 10:13:31 +0400http://www.itp.net/600673-microsoft-unveils-wearable-fitness-deviceQatar Government Network connects to key ministriesQnbn and malotia making progress in connecting entities to government network<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, 29 Oct 2014 18:52:42 +0400http://www.itp.net/600672-qatar-government-network-connects-to-key-ministriesStudents offered degree course in ‘Wasting time on the internet’Course requires students to 'stare at the screen for three hours, only interacting through chat rooms, bots and social media'<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, 29 Oct 2014 17:03:30 +0400http://www.itp.net/600671-students-offered-degree-course-in-wasting-time-on-the-internetQAPCO signs SAP and IBM for ERP deploymentPetrochemicals giant will roll out SAP solutions to improve performance<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, 29 Oct 2014 15:45:34 +0400http://www.itp.net/600667-qapco-signs-sap-and-ibm-for-erp-deploymentAugmented reality 'Gravity Sketch' unveiled in DubaiThe RCA introduce its augmented reality 3D drawing tool to Downtown Design <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, 29 Oct 2014 14:10:19 +0400http://www.itp.net/600664-augmented-reality-gravity-sketch-unveiled-in-dubai3D printed housing showcased at Downtown Design"Stay Plastic" idea is to use recycled plastic to manufacture 3D printed mansion blocks<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, 29 Oct 2014 11:58:46 +0400http://www.itp.net/600663-3d-printed-housing-showcased-at-downtown-designIn pics: Motorola’s Droid TurboBeefy spec and long battery life make this a strong offering from the Google-owned vendor<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, 29 Oct 2014 11:28:16 +0400http://www.itp.net/600658-in-pics-motorolas-droid-turbo?tab=photosAruba completes Ezdan Hotels West Bay Wi-Fi rollout in QatarCompany claims infrastructure is ‘one of Mid East’s largest wireless networks for hospitality sector’<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, 29 Oct 2014 10:46:38 +0400http://www.itp.net/600657-aruba-completes-ezdan-hotels-west-bay-wi-fi-rollout-in-qatarFacebook shares plunge on 2015 spending newsCompany announces massive investment in recent acquisitions, spooks Wall Street<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, 29 Oct 2014 10:04:11 +0400http://www.itp.net/600655-facebook-shares-plunge-on-2015-spending-newsTelco Exec offering free mentoring for regional ICT execsOnline mentoring community connects senior industry mentors with Telco Exec members for career advice<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, 28 Oct 2014 19:30:48 +0400http://www.itp.net/600651-telco-exec-offering-free-mentoring-for-regional-ict-execsEricsson demos small cells tech at Dubai smart cities forumSwedish firm participates as Silver Sponsor at Wi-Fi & Small Cells MENA<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, 28 Oct 2014 17:02:53 +0400http://www.itp.net/600650-ericsson-demos-small-cells-tech-at-dubai-smart-cities-forumSheikh Mohammed announces $1.22bn investment in Internet, media zones Announcement made on occasion of DIC’s 15th anniversary<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, 28 Oct 2014 15:13:30 +0400http://www.itp.net/600649-sheikh-mohammed-announces-122bn-investment-in-internet-media-zonesSaudi moves to regulate video-sharing sites Culture ministry to ensure content observes kingdom’s laws <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, 28 Oct 2014 15:01:34 +0400http://www.itp.net/600648-saudi-moves-to-regulate-video-sharing-sitesCyberoam releases UTM for SOHO/ROBOSecurity appliance designed to bring enterprise-level protection to SMEs and branch offices<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, 28 Oct 2014 13:16:34 +0400http://www.itp.net/600645-cyberoam-releases-utm-for-sohoroboTim Cook: Apple Watch will have to be charged 'daily'Apple CEO says he expects Watch users to charge their devices overnight<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, 28 Oct 2014 13:09:18 +0400http://www.itp.net/600644-tim-cook-apple-watch-will-have-to-be-charged-dailyLG drops plasma TV modelsSouth Korean firm to discontinue production by end of November<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, 28 Oct 2014 12:39:45 +0400http://www.itp.net/600643-lg-drops-plasma-tv-modelsMENA healthcare sector ready for stronger technology integrationMecomed to hold MENA Medtech Forum in November<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, 28 Oct 2014 10:35:05 +0400http://www.itp.net/600638-mena-healthcare-sector-ready-for-stronger-technology-integrationTwitter stock dips on engagement-metric concernsQ3 timeline views down; company downplays worries, claims system enhancements as cause<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, 28 Oct 2014 10:11:45 +0400http://www.itp.net/600636-twitter-stock-dips-on-engagement-metric-concernsYouTube CEO says site will launch music service 'soon'Susan Wojcicki said at the Recode mobile conference that her company is 'working on it.'<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, 28 Oct 2014 09:57:03 +0400http://www.itp.net/600635-youtube-ceo-says-site-will-launch-music-service-soon