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Tech startup, Opaala offers lifeline for hospitality industry

Hospitality-tech startup, Opaala, comes in as a solution to tackle the hospitality industry pitfalls following the COVID-19 outbreak with its innovative smart service system that is now integrated into multiple venues across the UAE with the objective to boost sales and provide contactless interactions.

Dubai Startup Hub’s Technology Tour aims at driving UAE-India collaboration

Dubai Startup Hub, an initiative of Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry will organize the first-ever Dubai Technology Tour, which aims to drive UAE-India collaboration in the areas of fintech and health tech.

Huawei launches HMS App Innovation Contest

Developers around the world are being invited to put their skills to the test on a global stage with the launch of HUAWEI HMS App Innovation Contest, Apps UP, launching on 13th  of July till 30th of August.

Five lessons to be learned from lockdown

Although we haven’t been able to physically go to school or work for a while, that doesn’t mean we’ve stopped learning. In fact, the coronavirus lockdowns have provided a number of important lessons. We’ve adapted to remote working, remote schooling,

Search for best startups in the UAE for Entrepreneurship World Cup began

Hub71, Abu Dhabi’s global tech ecosystem and National Organizer of the Entrepreneurship World Cup 2020, has launched its search for the best startups from early-stage to growth phase in all sectors across the seven emirates.

Remote workforce at risk for using personal laptops

Amer Owaida, Security Writer at ESET discusses that despite a big chunk of the workforce moved to work from home environment and started using their own personal laptops, but still many of them didn’t receive any new security training or tools from their employer to properly secure the devices.

UAE based startup, Play:Date attracts funding

Play:Date, a homegrown interactive mobile application, that helps parents build their child’s social circle, has secured an investment partnership with Modus Capital, a hybrid venture capital firm, headquartered in New York.

Password manager enables life simpler and secure

Amer Owaida, Security Writer at ESET explains that a password manager can make your digital life both simpler and more secure. Are there any downsides to relying on software to create and store your passwords?

Sheraa & SPEA kickstart online startup competition

Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa), in partnership with the Sharjah Private Education Authority (SPEA), launched the second edition of Startup Sharjah that will bring together high school students for a two-week intensive bootcamp.

Cyberbullying is not restricted to kids, but adults also

Amer Owaida, Security Writer at ESET explains that cyberbullying is not restricted to kids only but can happen to anyone, at any time – and at any age. The article further discusses how can adults deal with various forms of online abuse and harassment?

Six fintech innovations to boost the financial health of poor

MetLife Foundation released a report, ‘The State of Financial Health Startups,’ conducted by Village Capital, identifies six innovations in the fintech space, that will improve the financial wellbeing and inclusion of marginalised communities in MENA region.

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