One of the most successful start-up billionaires and the founder of broadcast.com Mark Cuban once said “Sweat equity is the best start-up capital”. It’s difficult not to agree with him. The greatness of business is not always determined by funding it gets. In most cases the idea is a key to success.
Here is the list of 8 most remarkable and trending start-ups throughout UAE.
Just a week after the leading broadcast, satellite and digital media event CABSAT 2017 Dubai World Trade Centre will open its doors for another remarkable exhibition named GITEX Shopper. The region’s biggest consumer electronics event that takes place twice a year will as usual gather top retailers and world class brands of IT, consumer electronics, leisure & lifestyle, office automation, gaming & entertainment, domestic appliances and home. Past exhibitors included leading brands and power retailers such as Acer, Bose, Canon, HP, Hisense, Huawei, Jumbo, Lenovo, Nikon, Obi, One Mobile, Oppo, Plug Ins, Samsung, Toshiba and much more.
The leading professional content entertainment event in the Middle Eastern, African and South Asian region will be held in Dubai World Trade Centre on 21st-23rd March. CABSAT exhibition is a massive event that will connect the region’s top broadcasters, software developers, production houses and studios, animation houses, content owners and creators, systems integrators and distribution channels. A full list of confirmed exhibitors is already available on the official web-site of the event. Participants registered for the show will be eligible to access the meeting program.
Fitbit Inc., the fitness band maker, has recently acquired software assets and intellectual property from California based Pebble Technology Corp. First launched in 2012 on Kickstarter and gained fame for being a wildly successful crowdfunded project, Pebble produced utilitarian smartwatches, with their “e-paper” displays and relatively long battery life. They say the deal makes obvious that Fitbit is going to totally immerse into the smartwatch market, extend its leadership position in the wearables category and compete with Apple smartwatches.
Japanese tech giant has recently announced the SF-G UHS-II SD card claiming it will be the world’s fastest one. The maximum write speed for the SF-G series will reach 299 MB/s, while the read speed will hit 300 MB/s. For comparison, Amazon’s current bestselling SD card can only handle 80 MB/s read and write speeds. The SF-G cards are waterproof, temperature resistant, shock proof and X-ray proof. The cards optimized for professional photographers, DSLR and mirrorless camera users will be available in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB variations.
Let us introduce one more Dubai YouTube star HSN Vlogs. Being basically from UK (just like his fellow YouTuber Karimchii), he moved to Dubai 10 years ago. He is fluent in Urdu, Hindi, speaks little bit of Pashto and of course English. As a child of lawyers, Hasan naturally inclined towards law and currently he is studying law at the university in UK. Besides being a law student, he is a part time sports journalist. Hasan writes sports articles for his and other sites. He is so passionate about football that started another channel for reporting the football news and provide commentaries.
We go on a series of articles about the most successful and famous vloggers settled in the UAE.
Today we’d like to introduce you young and energetic YouTube star Karim Belal.
In the Middle East YouTube is making a profound impact on the way people consume media. There are over 300 million views on YouTube daily. No wonder it is a great opportunity for video producers and ordinary users to create attractable video content.
Facebook feeds can often lead to an information overload. There are times when you may feel like you've had enough of posts on Facebook but you still might not be able to stop yourself from checking the social networking site multiple times a day. Maybe you are thinking of quitting Facebook altogether.
The world's biggest technology showcase CES (the Consumer Electronics Show) is held every year in Las Vegas over the last 50 years. New 2017 is not an exception – the event ran from January 5 to January 8.