Dubai Rubbishes Rumours About Rolling Out Dubai Coin Cryptocurrency

After days of rumors circulating about Dubai introducing its own cryptocurrency ‘Dubai Coin’, the emirate’s government debunked the fake news claiming “it was never approved by any official authority.” Last week, the ‘Dubai Coin’ listed on cryptocurrency websites and apps claiming to be an official digital currency by the emirate. Scores of investors fell victim … Continue reading Dubai Rubbishes Rumours About Rolling Out Dubai Coin Cryptocurrency

Sharjah Unveils Its First High-Speed Sky Pod Network

In a first-of-its-kind project that looks straight out of a science-fiction film, Sharjah’s Research Technology and Innovation Park is rolling out a two-kilometre sky-pod network touted to begin operations in the coming weeks. Trials for the futuristic SkyWay system are ongoing in Sharjah across its two-kilometre track, featuring suspended luxury pods boasting of speeds up … Continue reading Sharjah Unveils Its First High-Speed Sky Pod Network

Abu Dhabi Rolling Out New Radars That Can Detect Unbelted Drivers Using Their Phones

Radars In Abu Dhabi are getting a huge upgrade that boasts of technology able to catch motorists driving without their seat belts on and are those using their phones while driving. If you’re still figuring out a new year’s resolution for 2021, we recommend promising yourself not to check your phone while driving and keeping … Continue reading Abu Dhabi Rolling Out New Radars That Can Detect Unbelted Drivers Using Their Phones

Sharjah Completes Construction Of A Traditional Villa Entirely Built By A 3D Printer

Automated technology is about to revolutionize the real estate industry in the UAE as Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park unveiled a traditional two-storey villa entirely built by a 3D-printing robot. If we were to tell you robots are going to take our jobs years ago, chances are you would take it with a pinch … Continue reading Sharjah Completes Construction Of A Traditional Villa Entirely Built By A 3D Printer

A Flying Taxi Concept Is On Display At The GITEX Technology Week In Dubai

Hyundai and Uber are teaming up to mass-produce a flying taxi that’s set to be a game-changer for transportation in the region, and you could check out the prototype at the ongoing GITEX Technology Week. Uber has been quite a talked about brand in the UAE lately, especially after acquiring Dubai’s homegrown ride-hailing app, Careem … Continue reading A Flying Taxi Concept Is On Display At The GITEX Technology Week In Dubai

UAE Student-Built Satellite Set To Deploy Into The Orbit

Students from American University in Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and Khalifa University are setting their sights on space, with the MeznSat satellite ready for lift-off from Russia tomorrow. MeznSat satellite built by students in the UAE With funding by the UAE Space Agency, a team of students from AURAK and Khalifa University collaborated on building … Continue reading UAE Student-Built Satellite Set To Deploy Into The Orbit

A Low-Mass Black Hole Has Been Discovered By An Abu Dhabi Professor

New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) professor Ingyin Zaw’s study on the galaxy has made a huge discovery, revealing a low-mass massive black hole orbiting in galaxy IC 750. Abu Dhabi Professor’s research discovers a new black hole in the universe Thanks to a research funded by the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), NYUAD … Continue reading A Low-Mass Black Hole Has Been Discovered By An Abu Dhabi Professor

Dubai’s Homegrown Online Shopping App Instashop Sells For AED 1.3 Billion

Within five years of operations, Dubai-bred online shopping app Instashop has been acquired by one of the world’s leading food-ordering marketplaces, Delivery Hero for a whopping USD 360 million (AED 1.32b). Delivery Hero acquires Instashop Since its inception in 2015, Instashop paved the way for a simpler grocery shopping experience for residents, with foodstuffs, produce … Continue reading Dubai’s Homegrown Online Shopping App Instashop Sells For AED 1.3 Billion

Bitcoin Scam Hacks Obama, Musk, Biden, West And Bezos’ Twitter Accounts

A line-up of high profile personalities, from Barack Obama to Elon Musk, Kanye West, Joe Biden and Jeff Bezos’ have fallen prey to hackers part of a bitcoin scam. Obama, Musk, Biden, West and Bezos fall victim to bitcoin scam on Twitter It is unclear how hackers managed to take control of their Twitter accounts, … Continue reading Bitcoin Scam Hacks Obama, Musk, Biden, West And Bezos’ Twitter Accounts