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Screenshot DirectFN , the company that provides real time , market moving news and other tools to analyze the markets in the Emerging and Frontier markets, and a subsidiary of Saudi Arabia based National Technology Group (NTG), has announced that it has recently appointed Tim Ferguson as Head of Sales – Technology Solutions. Prior to joining DirectFN, F...
Screenshot As the uprising in Libya continues for the 6 day, news report says that two third of the country is on the hand of protestors, other reports say that mercenary forces from Africa, Italy and East Europe has committed atrocities against civilians. Mainstream media are banned from the country, so people using their cameras and eye witness  are the ...
Screenshot As the Libyan revolution rage, renesys confirms that the 13 globally routed Libyan network prefixes were withdrawn at 23:18 GMT (Friday night, 1:18am Saturday local time), and Libya was off the Internet. But it went back as Rensys post says " Two-thirds of Libyan routes came back to life at 6:01 UTC (8:01 local time), and the remainder were res...
Screenshot As anti government demonstrations rage in Libya, according to Aljazeera news channel Libyan authorities have blocked Facebook and Twitter in the capital Tripoli. Calls to Libyans for a day of anger against the regime has been spreading throughout Facebook, Aljazeera also reported that its Arabic site Aljazeera.net has been blocked all over ...
Screenshot If you worked in recruitment before you know the amount of time and pain you put to find the right candidates. Current Job boards like Bayt, Akhtaboot and Monster are all out dated. The painful hiring process with these platform works either by posting a job vacancy and wait for candidates to apply or search the database of CVs. And Oh Boy that ...
Screenshot Hosni Mubarak is gone, yes gone and we are happy about it, the dictator is gone, The Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak is ousted and just handed power to the army. This is the 3d week  of the blessed Egyptian revolution, it all started on Facebook with Khaled Saed page ( the young man who was killed while being beaten up by Egyptian police) w...
Screenshot Updated: confirmed he was released. After being missing for around 2 weeks, news surfaced that Wael has been in custody by the Egyptian regime and that he was released few hours ago. R.N.N one of facebook pages that specialize in updating the public about the revolution in Egypt said that he was released and posted in what appears a pic of hi...
Screenshot Few hours ago ArabCrunch sources inside Egypt told us that the internet is back to the country and that there is no blocking of any site. Egyptian authorities turned off the internet on the 28th of last month in a bid to end the demonstrations in Egypt. It also blocked Facebook Twitter and other sites as these platforms are used by activist ...
Screenshot After launching Speak to Tweet service that enables Egyptian to record a voice mail which will be tweeted automatically, Google went ahead and launched a Google Crises Response page for Egypt. The page contains Google tools such as Google Transparency Report which displays web  traffic to Google services from Egypt, YouTube Channels and S...
Screenshot Update: google issued the following statement: "A Googler, Wael Ghonim, is missing in Egypt. He has not been seen since late Thursday evening in central Cairo. The safety of our employees is very important to Google, so if anyone has any information please call the following U.K. number: +44 20 7031 3008." Update2: some people say that it...
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