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Ridin’ The Storm Out

Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum launched the 5-day Gitex Technology Week on Sunday. Now in its 37th edition, the event hosted 4.1k exhibitors and 100k visitors from 70 countries; this is another example of how the emirate’s MICE sector proves a welcome fillip for the local hospitality and retail industries. 2,476 more words


Sacrificial Bridge Avoids 3D Printed Supports

shares a simple 3D printing design tip that will be self-evident to some, but a bit of a revelation to others: the concept of a sacrificial bridge to avoid awkward support structures… 268 more words

3d Printer Hacks

Sign Of The Times

The latest Cavendish Maxwell report has pointed to a decline in both Dubai property sales and rentals in Q3 but an upturn in Q4 or early 2018 is anticipated. 2,919 more words


Life Is A Highway

Jumeirah Beach witnessed two “smart” events this week. The first saw the Crown Prince, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, attend the maiden concept flight of the world’s first self-flying taxi service. 2,642 more words


I Get Knocked Down But I Get Up Again!

On Sunday, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum launched the operation of 50 Tesla electric cars to be used by Dubai Taxi Corporation’s limousine fleet. This is the first batch of a 200-vehicle order which are fitted with several components for self-driving, in line with RTA’s target of making 25% of all taxi rides driverless by 2030. 2,106 more words


The Last Thing On My Mind

According to the latest Phidar report, Dubai real estate prices and rents are set to fall on the back of six-year low sales of completed properties and increasing vacancy numbers – quoted “at 35%, in preferred communities sampled”.  2,533 more words


Welcome To Paradise

Cluttons has estimated that Q2 property prices dropped for the 12th consecutive quarter, with average prices falling 5.8% over the past twelve months and 14.0% over a three-year period. 1,990 more words