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Apple Is Running Low On Time: LVMH to Rival Apple Watch

It was reported a while back that tech tycoon LVMH has plans to release their own smart watch, presumably under one of their subsidiary companies, that would rival Apple’s Apple Watch, which was released earlier to mixed reviews. Apple is used…

Innovation 4 Impact Competition: Time To Get Your Ideas In Front of Decision Makers and Opinion Leaders

One of the models for entrepreneurial development which has attracted a lot of replication in many places, Dubai included, is the Singapore model.  Its government-led programs have sparked a rapidly developing venture capital ecosystem that, while dwarfed in size by…

Zara’s Owner Has Passed Warren Buffett To Become The World’s Second-Richest Man

Amancio Ortega, the Spanish fast-fashion baron behind Zara—known for peddling cheap, trendy items like $15 crop-tops—has surpassed Warren Buffett to claim the title of world’s second-richest person. His net worth, according to Bloomberg, is $71.5 billion compared to Buffett’s $70.2 billion—although Buffett…

In Defence Of Sepp Blatter: You May Not Be Perfect, But Neither Are We

You know what’s more ignoble than being corrupt or having flaws and drawbacks, it’s being shamed for one’s faults and disregarded for one’s accomplishments. It is with a global euphoria that the world received the resignation of sepp blatter, and…

FIFA Scandal: 5 Big Ways FIFA Screwed Up

It’s not like we needed another reason to realise how messed up FIFA is, but what’s striking is that even in the midst of corruption allegations, arrests, worldwide condemnation and money laundering, FIFA -or should we say Sepp Blatter- is…

Revealed: Qatar’s First Water Park Residential Tower

A Qatari developer has announced plans to build the country’s first water park inside a residential tower in Doha. Amwaj Suites and Residences will include several swimming pools, an artificial wave pool and water rides at the base of a…

Rough Times? Dubai’s Atlantis Lays Off Staff Due To ‘Market Dynamics’

Rough Times? Dubai’s Atlantis Lays Off Staff Due To ‘Market Dynamics’

Atlantis the Palm has laid off 27 of its employees as a result of changes in their staffing structure and ‘market dynamics’, Gulf News reported. A spokesperson from Atlantis, The Palm said that none of the front desk or staff who are…

Snapchat CEO Explains What It Was Like Not Selling His Company For Billions Of Dollars To Facebook

Evan Spiegel, Snapchat’s 24-year-old CEO, spoke at the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business commencement on Friday. Spiegel came up with the idea for Snapchat while working on a class project as a student at Stanford in 2010. He initially called…

The New Record Breaking Kingdom Tower Will Be 173 M Taller Than Burj Khalifa (Pictures)

The tallest tower, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, is about to get smashed by a new bad boy in the neighbourhood: The Kingdom tower. The new tower, built in Jeddah Saudi Arabi. The record breaking structure will tower from the height…

Transformers Are Upon Us: This New Self-Driving Truck Is Beyond Awesome!

After years of talking about self-driving cars, now is the time to up the level and talk about self-driving trucks! Daimler unveiled the first self-driving truck to be granted a license to operate in Nevada, which is a first in…

Elon Musk Pulled A Steve Jobs Moment And Made Batteries Look Sexy Again

Elon Musk is no stranger to innovation and impressive technology. From pioneering electric car production with Tesla to revolutionising the space industry with SpaceX, the real life “Iron Man” pulled another magic trick from his sleeve again with the unveiling…

Bulgari’s First Hotel In Dubai Is A True Paradise (Photos)

Dubai keeps on impressing and stepping up its game, from building the biggest, fastest and tallest to hosting the most iconic brand names to ever exist. The latest move by the innovative emirate is to host a new luxury development project…

Four Seasons Private Jet Opens its Doors And It Looks Amazing (Pictures)

It’s not like we needed another reason to love Four Seasons, but this time they really surpassed even our wildest expectations. A year after announcing the idea of a flying luxury hotel, Four Seasons officially unveiled their customised Boeing 757 that…

Say It In Green: Mobile Phone Number Sold For $2.2m In Dubai

A UAE mobile phone number was sold for just over $2 million at an auction held in Dubai. Bidding for the phone number 052-2222222, which was being sold by telco du at a special auction, lasted well over an hour…

Pi*s Off: Google Maps Insults Apple With A Hilarious (And Inappropriate) Surprise

Rawalpindi is a vibrant Pakistani city known for its bazaars, ancient ruins, and array of religious shrines. But if you pay it a visit on Google Maps, you’re going to notice something very unusual on the outskirts of the city —…

UAE Moving Towards Allowing 100% Foreign Ownership Of Businesses

Foreign companies will for the first time be allowed to own 100 per cent of a business outside of a free zone in the UAE, the Minister of Economy said. At a the Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai on Monday,…

Mark Cuban: We’re In A Tech Bubble And It’s Worse Than The 2000 Era

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban knows a thing or two about tech booms. He made his fortune in the dot-com explosion of the late 1990s, founding and then selling Broadcast.com for more than $5 billion. By doing so, he also avoided…

Abu Dhabi Fashion Days Spring/Summer 2015 Coming Up!

Abu Dhabi Fashion Days is a cross roads of talent, entrepreneurship and the support of new SMEs. It allows people to meet, and open a conversation not only in the fashion field, but even in establishing avenues for young emerging…

Mercedes Redefines Auto Luxury With 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 (Photos)

Mercedes has always been setting the bar for the auto industry with its top of the line cars and superb interior design. But even when no one thought Mercedes could outdo itself again, it brought us in Detroit a new model…

The Fall Of GoPro? Apple Acquires Patent With The Potential Of Creaming GoPro

Nick Woodman’s GoPro is getting absolutely destroyed as Apple files for a GoPro like patent which has the potential to revolutionize the use of action-cameras. As of yesterday, shares finished down more than 12% at $49.87 per share meaning that GoPro is…