Category : Innovation

13 Jan

Disrupt or be Disrupted? The Age of Transformation is coming…

by Mark Jenkins

“By 2018, one third of the top 20 companies in every industry will have been disrupted by digitally transformed competitors.” So says Frank Gens, chief analyst at IT intelligence specialists IDC. In simpler terms, that means there’s an Uber knocking at the door of almost every company in every sector. In a recent report by IDC, […]

30 Nov

Technology in Sports

by Kummam Al Maadeed

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 […]

10 Sep

Tech Startups in Doha: Determined to Succeed

by Indica Amarasinghe

The tech startup scene is new to Qatar. A country totally blessed with natural resources, is just taking the right turn to diversify its economy. A recent study ranked Doha as a city under the category of  “Experimenter” in the area of initiatives implemented for technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. I, for one, don’t disagree too […]