Friday 12 February 2016

MoneyGram customers can win a trip to ICC Twenty20 matches

MoneyGram, a partner of International Cricket Council, is providing customers in Saudi Arabia the opportunity to win tickets and fully paid trips to upcoming ICC World Twenty20's semi-final or the final matches in India.   The promotion is valid for anyone i


Etisalat launches new personalised TV service

UAE’s Etisalat has launched its new eLife user interface (UI) designed to create a personalised experience as well as to improve content discovery across its eLife TV channels and on-demand services. The new eLife UI will be able to tailor programming to customer interests,


Twitter to change homepage to customise tweets

Twitter has made a dramatic product change, saying it will recast the way it displays tweets on its homepage by customising them to individual users, instead of uniformly displaying tweets in reverse chronological order. The change to the timeline - as the main page is known - is


Twitter posts no growth in users since going public

Twitter Inc reported its first quarter with no growth in users since it went public, stoking fresh concerns on how long it will take for the company to reverse the trend. The stalled growth in the average number of active monthly users came despite a series of changes to make Twi


ITU Triathlon Abu Dhabi 'selling out fast'

ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi's organiser have forecast a sold-out event with more than 1,200 athletes already signed up for the challenge, which returns to the shores and roads of the UAE capital next month.   With just over two weeks left before online ent


OSN inks premium content deal with Gulf Film

OSN, a leading pay-TV network in the region, and Gulf Film, a distributor of major studio productions and independent movies, have signed a six-year exclusive partnership through 2021 for premium film content. Marking a regional first, the partnership is underlined by OSN’s


Future of Mena TV viewing in focus at Cabsat

Influential decision-makers from major studios, production houses and on-demand providers will discuss the future of TV viewing across the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region at Cabsat 2016.   The leading platform for the broadcast, production, content de


Karcher wins UAE 'Superbrand' award

Karcher, a leader in innovative cleaning technology solutions, has been voted as a 'Superbrand' for 2016 by the Superbrand organisation in the UAE.   The Superbrands UAE branch has been recognising outstanding brands for the past 11 years, said a stateme


Kuwait-based consumer index to launch in UAE

Service Hero, a leading consumer-powered satisfaction index in Kuwait, has announced the expansion of its operations into the UAE. The index has also launched its revamped website, bringing for customers an open, information-rich platform for rating the service quality of brands,


Mitchell, sixth man to walk on moon, dies at 85

Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, the sixth man to walk on the moon as module pilot on the record-setting Apollo 14 mission in 1971, has died at the age of 85, the US space agency said on Friday. Mitchell died in West Palm Beach, Florida, on Thursday, on the eve of the 45th anniversary o

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