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Windows 8 tablets to be handed out to Emirates' flight crew

The luxury airline announces that it is delivering 1,000 HP ElitePad 900 tablets to its flight attendants, which will run on Windows 8 and come with a built-in airline-specific business app.

By November 19, 2012

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Emirates airlines allows in-flight cell phone chatting

The Dubai-based airline is known for being on the tech vanguard when it comes to in-flight services. Now, besides texting and e-mail, it's letting passengers talk on their mobile phones.

By October 8, 2012

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Qantas, Emirates push in-flight cell phone use

Qantas will now allow text messages and e-mails on domestic flights. Emirates allows the same but adds voice calling as well.

By March 21, 2008

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Sharp makes a comeback! It's growing strawberries

A company that has fallen on difficult times branches out into a new field: growing strawberries in the United Arab Emirates.

By September 24, 2013

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Drone deliveries get off the ground in Dubai

The United Arab Emirates plans to deliver official documents via 18-inch, four-propeller, unmanned aerial drones that come equipped with fingerprint and eye-recognition security systems.

By February 10, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S III on sale a week early -- in Dubai

With the European release of the Android quad-core behemoth just a week away, the white version appears to be on sale now in the United Arab Emirates.

By May 23, 2012

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Apple's new iPad arrives in 30 more countries this weekend

Soon, people in 30 more countries around the world -- including Argentina, Brazil, and the United Arab Emirates -- will be able to get an iPad, bringing to nearly 90 the total number of countries that sell the tablet.

By May 8, 2012

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India calls off BlackBerry ban

Following in the footsteps of the United Arab Emirates, the Indian government cancels the BlackBerry ban based on an interim solution from RIM.

By November 1, 2010

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RIM averts BlackBerry ban in UAE

Regulators in the United Arab Emirates say BlackBerry services now comply with the nation's requirements, adding that RIM cooperated in offering a reasonable fix.

By October 8, 2010

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RIM responds to BlackBerry ban in Middle East

After the United Arab Emirates said it planned to block certain BlackBerry services, the device maker is insisting that its customer data will remain secure.

By August 3, 2010