Mars atmosphere, lost in space

The planet Mars lost most of its original atmosphere long ago when huge amounts of gas escaped into space, leaving only a wispy remnant behind, scientists say. NASA's Mars rover...

China’s Tencent buys 5% stake in Tesla

(WSJ) Tencent Holdings Ltd. has bought a 5% stake in Tesla Inc., making China’s most valuable company one of the largest owners of Elon Musk’s cash-hungry electric car maker. The internet...

Rosetta spacecraft shows landslide on Comet 67P

Landslides don't just happen on Earth but in deep, dark outer space too. The Rosetta spacecraft photographed the results of the collapse of about 2,000 tonnes of rubble in July...

Jay Z Planning To Launch Venture Capital Fund

Jay Z invested in Uber in 2011 and today it’s worth 200X more. Now he’s getting serious about investing in startups with plans to create his own venture capital...
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Apple’s New Reality Show ‘Planet of the Apps’

Apple is finally pulling the curtains on its original TV shows. The company has revealed the first trailer for its upcoming non-scripted reality TV show called ‘Planet of the...

Lamborghini’s Urus SUV to arrive in 2018

The COO of Lamborghini makes no bones about what an SUV will mean for the exotic Italian automaker. "It's going to change the landscape of the company," Alessandro Farmeschi told...

UAE to build first city on Mars by 2117

Dubai: The UAE will build the first city on Mars as part of the 2117 Mars project in collaboration with specialised international organisations and scientific institutes. The Mars 2117 Project...

Elon Musk launches Tesla in Dubai

Tesla today will begin accepting online orders for Model S and Model X in the UAE. Customers in the UAE can now visit the online design studio to customize...

Apple to start making iPhones in India, says state government

Apple is to start making iPhones in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, the state's government has said. It said it welcomed a proposal from the tech giant to begin...

Facebook to open Startup Garage at Station F in Paris

Station F is better known as the world’s biggest startup campus. Based in Paris, the huge historical monument is going to have 3,000 desks for tech companies of all...

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MGM and Bellagio is coming to Dubai!

US-based MGM Resorts International will open two new hotels in Dubai – an MGM and a Bellagio. Sheikh Mohammed inspects the development. The company, which operates a dozen...

This driver has to settle Dh1.25 m in traffic fines

An unidentified motorist has racked up Dh1,250,000 in traffic fines in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Major General Ali Abdullah bin Alwan Al Nuaimi,...

Dubai developer reveals plan for $6.8bn Dubai mega project

UAE-based Azizi Developments on Tuesday announced a plan to launch a new AED25 billion ($6.8 billion) mega community project in the heart of Dubai. The...