Archive for September, 2008


Screenshot The Arab Science and Technology Foundation (ASTF), a regional and international non-profit NGO, in collaboration with Intel announced the launch of the 4th Arab Technology Business Plan Competition, and the start of the 2nd Made in the Arab World Competition, across more than ten Arab countries including the UAE, KSA, Jordan and Egypt. ASTF was ...
Screenshot ArabCrunch nomination by Aspen Institute was part of the institute issued paper titled "Dead Sea Scrolling", the paper features reports and articles about new media in the Arab world. Headquartered in Washington, D.C, USA. The Aspen Institute is an international nonprofit organization (NGO) that was founded in 1950. The institute and its int...
Screenshot UPDATE 26/9/08 BELLOW: Do you know Apple's revolutionary mobile device: iPhone? if so and you are an owner who lives in the Arab world, your iPhone most likely is the old version which you bought it cracked,  and you did not buy an iPhone 3G the new iPhone version, since it is near impossible to get one because Apple sells it through AT&...
Screenshot  Current Arabic based SaaS blogging platforms are even homegrown such as Maktoob Blogs , Jeeran Blogs , and Albawaba Blogs. Or International platforms like Wordpress.com and Blogger (from Google) .  While they all offer similar features -AC will review them later-, HydePark has a different approach, in which it wants to take Arabic blogging to a...
Screenshot Once mobile Location based Social networks from startups such as Brightkite, weNear, Plazes, and others, become mainstream, or even Facebook, Myspace and Linkedin entering the mobile location based marketplace.Then advertisers from big corps to mom and pop shops can target in real-time consumers based on their locations and profiles, opening new ef...
Screenshot Watwet the micro blogging & social networking Arabian clone of Twitter has launched a new design today with some new features. ( I have reviewed watwet in the past here) What is new: The new design is very nice, sleek and straightforward, I personally like it. And it seems other wawaters did. The new design also comes with a nu...
Screenshot   The Mobile ad solution will enable people to retrieve information instantly on their mobile  phone simple by taking a photo of a SmartCode™. SmartCode™, is a colourful, high-tech advance over the familiar black and white barcode or QR Code as it is popularly known. A SmartCode™ can be as simple as a logo of a company in full color...
Screenshot Note: Dear AC readers, Sorry I have not updated AC for few days, as I was busy with some business and private matters. iGoogle, is an Internet startpage that lets and customize your web experience, you can add valid feeds from websites/blogs across the web, arrange them in boxes inside a page, add more pages with more feeds boxes, and cust...
Screenshot Yesterday was the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in Jordan and many other countries. In this month all Muslims are obliged to fast from eating, drinking and having sex , from dawn to sun set. In this occasion we send our greetings to All Muslims worldwide and specially AC’s Muslim readers. If you are not Muslim then we wish you a...
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