This week has seen the third edition of ictQATAR’s Cyber-Security Drill, STAR-3. Conceptualized by ictQATAR and held at Qatar University, the event is a role playing exercise that places IT security teams from nearly 50 of Qatar’s leading corporations and government departments into a simulated business environment facing a series of unexpected cyber-threats, while trying […]
Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving in the United States, the ultimate celebration of shopping. Many US states even declare it a public holiday. Stores open their doors in the early hours to welcome the seething hordes of frenzied shoppers in search of their one-day deals – minor injuries are common in the dawn stampedes […]
Whether we are fans of football, swimming, golf, cycling or even quidditch, sports play a huge part of our lives and that is why the global sports market is worth more than 145 billion US dollars. This would not have happened without technologies that provide the industry with clothing and equipment, and connect the viewer […]
The notion of Big Data analytics has brought tremendous technological changes in Medicine and Healthcare sectors. It have permitted data scrutiny in search of valuable business information and insights to discover patterns, market trends and customers’ preferences. In other words, they have turned data into knowledge.
Since the inception of technology and the rise of the internet, the notion of machines taking over the manual work millions of humans occupy around the globe was the only inevitable future. The question is: are we there yet?