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  • Internet regulation under spotlight in Dubai

    The ITU in Dubai and all that

    Alex McNabb says the debate regarding the regulation of the Internet is of little interest as there is little to do about it.

    December 5, 2012 12:29
  • Dubai Property Developers Real Estate

    Real Estate Revival: Are We Back On Track?

    With UAE real estate booming, Alex McNabb asks whether we collectively, have learned our lesson, whether we can build for the future without being pitched back into the nightmare of the boom?

    November 21, 2012 10:43
  • The Industrial Revolution

    A tale of two revolutions

    Imagine a country that took one look at the industrial revolution and threw up its hands in horror at the very prospect of change. Oh no, not for us these naughty steam engines, looms and ironclads! We'd rather stay tilling the land!

    November 8, 2012 10:30
  • Abu_Dhabi_Corniche_Skyline

    The Fast Service

    For some reason officialdom has all happened at once this year. Hot on the heels of the great health test and residence visa renewing, says Alex McNabb

    July 3, 2012 3:15
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    Etisalat Roaming Package Competitive Shock Horror

    Alex McNabb finds out Etisalat's mad-looking data roaming plan is actually pretty competitive to UK operators

    June 23, 2012 4:23

    EIDA discovers ‘Social Media’

    They might have made a remarkable four year long hash of their communications, but EIDA has consistently served up quality entertainment says Alex Mcnabb.

    June 19, 2012 4:50

    Are Tablets Microsoft’s Bitter Pill?

    Microsoft missed the Internet. The story of the company's recovery from the blunder is not only fascinating, it's still unfolding says Alex McNabb.

    June 18, 2012 4:02