Smart! The new buzz word for urban development in the 21st century. Smart cities, smart communities, smart society. In the 18th and 19th centuries, the industrial revolution created the wealth to build roads and railways that brought people closer together. 150 years later mobile communications meant that people didn’t need to be, well, mobile anymore. […]
Next week on Monday, October 19, the Qatar’s e-Commerce Forum 2015, organized by the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology, will be held bringing together businesses, policymakers, and e-commerce service providers to address the trends and developments in global e-commerce and the state of e-commerce in Qatar.
The latest information session held by ictQATAR’s Digital Incubation Center (DIC) was an opportunity for Qatar’s community of “technovators” to understand what the exponential growth of online data means for them.
On Sunday 7th of December, the ITU Telecom World 2014 was launched in Qatar with a high tech beautiful opening ceremony that was attended by more than 50 ministers from across the globe. During the first and second days, I had the privilege of taking a tour around the exhibition hall where many countries and […]
We leave a print on the environment every day as we move through life. However it’s not only us as humans who affect the environment, no, we own things. We own cars, home appliances and these days, lots and lots of electronic devices. I have two smartphones, a tablet, a laptop and a TV, and […]