Here are the latest tech news stories from the UAE and around the world.
| 1. Dubai Police tests hover bikes
The new hover bike would allow officers to arrive at crime or accident scenes in record time.
|2. Cortana can now access your Skype chats and assist from within.
Your smart assistant can now enter your private and group chats to assist you and your correspondents.
|3. Now you can activate Siri through your AirPods.
All you need is a new app that allows you to use in-ear headphones with Google’s digital assistant.
|4. Augmented reality is coming to Dubai shops pretty soon.
Mirrors equipped with AR tech will let you try on clothes without actually putting them on.
|5. Google Mini listened in on some of its users
A small number of devices, distributed mostly among reporters, were affected by this glitch.
|6. Rumours have already started about the next year’s iPhones.
|7. Your iPhone is running slower with each update. Should you blame Apple?
Every year iOS update makes your iPhone slower than the year before. Thanks to a company named Futuremark we can see what the issue is.
|8. Amazon is trying to find a suitable way to deliver your package directly to your home
The online retail giant is working on developing a ‘smart doorbell’ to facilitate entry to your home or your car.
|9. Get rid of your Facebook Messenger and replace it with Messenger Lite.
Even if Messenger Lite was created specifically for countries with slow internet you can still download it and use it on your phone. There are plenty of perks!
|10. The ultimate comparison: Pixel 2 vs iPhone 8 vs Galaxy S8.|