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workstation demo at Gitex 2011

Gitex 2011 review

Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) is the largest IT exhibition of the GCC and MENA. Every year thousands of exhibitors and visitors attend Gitex to network, do business, and learn about the latest IT trends and cutting age hardware and software solutions. Gitex has two parts, the Technology section, more of a B2B event, is […]

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Microsoft settles out of court with Dubai pirate retailer

Microsoft settles out of court with Dubai pirate retailer

Microsoft Gulf has reached an out-of-court settlement with a Storm Computers, a Dubai retailer caught selling pirated copies of its software. Illegal copies of Microsoft Windows and Office were seized by authorities in a recent raid on a store in the Al Khaleej Centre in Bur Dubai, Microsoft said in a statement. The out-of-court agreement, […]

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Yahoo acquire Maktoob to block Google influence in Middle East?

In a strategic move to increase its presence in rapidly evolving Arab internet world, Yahoo! has announced to acquired Maktoob.com, the largest Arab web portal and online community and Maktoob Research. The deal would be closed within the fourth quarter of this year, when Yahoo! is expected to begin translating its products into Arabic as […]

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