Dubai’s New Technique to Fight Fires Is Basically a Scene out of a Futuristic Movie

Dubai’s New Technique to Fight Fires Is Basically a Scene out of a Futuristic Movie

by Reham Youssef

  When it comes to technology, Dubai is always in the vanguard. Over the last few years, they’ve introduced us to so many inventions that made us scream, “YAAS!” The city’s latest offering is something out of a futuristic movie. What are they, you say? Well, they’re Hi-Tech drones.   The new drones are set […]

Drones to Monitor Dubai Roads in 2017

Drones to Monitor Dubai Roads in 2017

  Because Dubai is Dubai, and by that we mean perfectionists, they’ve decided to one up themselves once again. To monitor the traffic better and make sure accidents don’t happen, the RTA will start deploying drones on Dubai roads by mid 2017.   “This is part of RTA’s innovation,” Khaled Al Awadhi, RTA’s director of Automated […]

UAE Uses Drones to Prevent Suicide from Tall Buildings

UAE Uses Drones to Prevent Suicide from Tall Buildings

  Because the UAE obviously needs to be the first at everything, it’s no surprise that the Sharjah Police just announced that they’re going to use sakhab. What’s that? It’s a drone designed to prevent suicide from tall buildings.   “The drone was launched for security purposes. This year alone, 23 suicide attempts have been reported […]

Dubai to Employ Drone Fleet So They Can Catch People Littering

Dubai to Employ Drone Fleet So They Can Catch People Littering

by Tamer El Hady

  The Dubai Municipality is attempting to reduce the 7,500 tons of waste that are generated each day, so it decided to start flying drones to find litter that has been dumped in mountainous regions and beaches.   “Once a location is confirmed to contain dumped waste by the drone, Dubai Municipality sends a team to […]

Maria’s Note: One Day After His Re-election, Obama’s Drones Strike Yemen

One day after his triumphant re-election as the president of the United States, Mr. Barack Obama has authorized a new drone attack in Yemen. As the Huffington Post reported: On Wednesday morning, as many Americans sifted through the voter data and exit poll numbers of President Barack Obama’s reelection the night before, the Twitter feeds […]