iOS 17 release: 10 things you need to know about Apple's latest iPhone software
New iPhone operating system will be available as free update on September 18
September 18, 2023, 6:27 AM
The 46 must-have apps in the UAE: A guide to making life easy
From grocery to food to petrol delivery, deals and discounts, and the best way to get some home help, we've got you covered
Pop Culture
August 21, 2023, 1:35 PM
Smartphone shipments set to hit decade low but Apple on track to take top spot
Global device shipments are expected to drop 6.5% annually to 1.15 billion units this year
August 18, 2023, 5:00 AM
Samsung expects 77% higher demand for new Fold5 and Flip5 phones in the GCC
Region's younger demographic driving interest in the emerging smartphone segment
August 10, 2023, 7:11 AM
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 review: Does the polished version signal a new phase?
After closing the gap, we really want Samsung to open a new chapter for its premium foldable, which remains as powerful as ever
August 10, 2023, 3:30 AM
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 review: Fourth time's a charm
Minimal overall upgrades overshadowed by expected yet important boost: a bigger cover screen that makes phone more flexible
August 08, 2023, 3:30 AM
UAE's e& capital leads $60m funding round for Airalo's eSIM marketplace growth plans
Capital will be used to scale the company's millions of users and expand its global team
August 02, 2023, 5:00 AM
Nothing Phone (2) review: The glyphs are cool and for a noble cause, but just a novelty
Does the much-hyped iPhone-lookalike live up to its billing, dancing lights aside?
August 01, 2023, 3:00 AM
Key takeaways from Samsung's Unpacked event in Seoul
We look at interesting points beyond the event that could potentially shape the foldable industry
July 28, 2023, 5:18 AM
Samsung launches retooled Fold5 and Flip5 at first-ever Unpacked event in South Korea
The devices come with a redesigned hinge to make them more seamless and durable
July 26, 2023, 11:13 AM
What to expect at Samsung's Unpacked event in Seoul
The next generation of Galaxy devices are undoubtedly headlining the event, which is being held for the first time in South Korea. But which one would you choose?
July 24, 2023, 5:30 AM
Shipments of foldable smartphones to quadruple by 2025 as premium segment becomes focus
Manufacturers are expected to ship about 55 million devices, Counterpoint says
July 23, 2023, 5:00 AM
What is the Nothing phone and why is there so much hype around it?
The smartphone is the latest in a line of devices determined to challenge industry titans such as Apple and Samsung
July 12, 2023, 7:57 AM
Middle East and Africa's Q1 smartphone shipments at 7-year low as inflation hits demand
Other factors in play include local currency depreciation and weak consumer sentiment, Counterpoint Research says
May 14, 2023, 3:00 AM
Huawei banks on Middle East and Africa to sustain growth
The tech company aims to expand its portfolio across all its product categories, with a focus on its smartphone business
May 12, 2023, 3:00 AM
Xiaomi opens biggest Middle East store in Dubai to boost regional footprint
Flagship outlet at Dubai Mall is also its largest shop outside of China and India
April 27, 2023, 9:14 AM
Google reportedly launching first foldable Pixel smartphone in June to take on Samsung
The 7.6-inch inward-folding device is said to be similar to the Korean phone maker's Galaxy Z Fold
April 19, 2023, 9:37 AM
FBI warns against using public charging stations due to malware and 'juice jacking' risk
US enforcement agency urges people to use their own charging equipment at airports, hotels and shopping centres
April 11, 2023, 8:01 AM
Middle East and Africa smartphone sales hit seven-year low in 2022 due to high inflation
Much of the difficulties the sector faced in 2022 were caused by factors outside the control of market participants, says Counterpoint Research
February 25, 2023, 3:00 AM
Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra review: Is there too much focus on the camera?
A new 200MP sensor is sure to raise the bar for photography — but it still comes at a hefty price
February 18, 2023, 3:00 AM