In line with the UAE’s strategy to promote the adoption of futuristic technologies in government work models, the Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications Office has launched a comprehensive guide on the utilization of generative AI applications.
Reports and Coverage
It’s Official: Twitter Announces Name Change to “X Corp”
After the much-publicized cancellation of the iconic blue flag, Twitter Head Elon Musk has taken the additional step of renaming the company to “X Corp” to become a single corporate application with multiple functions: electronic payments and ticket booking, and exchange of messages, conversations, and files.
TDRA Celebrates ‘International Girls in ICT Day’
The Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) celebrated International Girls in ICT Day, an ITU initiative, under the theme “Digital Skills for Life.” International Girls in ICT Day falls on April 25 of each year and aims to encourage and empower girls and women to choose jobs in the information and communication technology field.
Nokia, e& Strengthen Gender Equality Through UN Women Program
Nokia and e& recently participated in “UN Women,” a United Nations Women’s program to support the global implementation of the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs).
Huawei Analyst Summit 2023: Paving the Way for a Digital Future
By Giuliano Liguori, Digital Transformation and Technology Expert
Green Tech Transition: The Countries Most and Least Prepared
According to the data released by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the five countries most prepared to use and adopt technologies that are essential to the green tech transition are the United States, Sweden, Singapore, Switzerland and the Netherlands.
Girls Currently Being Left Behind in Digital World, Finds UN Report
Some 90% of young women and teenage girls in the world's poorest countries have no access to the internet, according to a recently published United Nations report.
Telecom Review Presents Virtual Panel, 'The Telecom Sector in Lebanon: From Pioneering to Collapse'
Exploring the ongoing hardships of the telecom and ICT sectors in Lebanon, Telecom Review successfully hosted the virtual panel, “The Telecom Sector in Lebanon: From Pioneering to Collapse,” which covered the continuing implications of the crisis for customers as well as the challenges faced by businesses and the sector as a whole.
WhatsApp’s Multi-Device Feature Is Now On
Meta Chief Mark Zuckerberg has confirmed that you can now “log into the same WhatsApp account” on multiple phones. Previously, users could only use one WhatsApp account on one phone and multiple companion devices.
NEC’s AI Powers New Data on Cancer Vaccine
Transgene, a biotech company that designs and develops virus-based immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, and NEC Corporation, a leader in IT, network and AI technologies, announced that new data will be presented today on TG4050, an individualized neoantigen cancer vaccine, at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. TG4050 is based on Transgene’s myvac® platform and powered by NEC’s cutting-edge AI capabilities.