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Screenshot The time was around 10:00-11:00 pm, the day Thursday April 19th 2010, the first ArabCrunchStart meetup has just concluded in Amman, Jordan. The meetup was planned as a starting point for a series local meetups in Jordan  as a preparation to launch ArabCrunchStart as monthly event in Jordan. I went to check ArabCrunch.com's current visits, it...
Screenshot TwitVid the leading Twitter video sharing platform founded by  University of Waterloo students Mohammad Al Adham from Jordan and Adil Lalani from Pakistan, just launched SocialAds a self-service  an "AdWords" and "AdSense" like for Twitter. Social Ads is the first and only video advertising network that offers advertisers a direct way to gain ...
Screenshot Facebook everywhere. In its push to make Facebook available to everyone anywhere at anytime, Facebook launched back on May 2010 ZERO Facebook or 0.facebvook.com  an optimized mobile version of Facebook that includes all of key features of Facebook: update status, view news feeds, like or comment on a post, reply to messages but comes with ...
Screenshot There are no shortage in location based services, the leader is foursquare followed by Gowalla, But Face2face takes another approach. After you download the app in your mobile device (iPhone, Android or BlackBerry) you do not need a to signup with a new user name, use your existing Facebook, linked, Twitter or Myspace accounts to connect and u...
Screenshot Update:s end of the post. ArabCrunch is not a political blog, in fact we hate politics and do not like to make anyone angry, but we also cover social media and its impact. KhaledSaid the Egyptian 28 years old man has become a web icon for egyptians and many Arabs. His family said  that he was tortured to death by 2 Egyptian police offic...
Screenshot Octavia Nassar CNN's Sr. Editor of Mideast Affairs Tweeted few days ago about the passing of Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah who is considered one of the most important Lebanon's Shia Muslim leader. She Tweeted: "Sad to hear of the passing of Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah... One of Hezbollah's giants I respect a lot." She deleted her Tweet and ...
Screenshot Updated: below. In August 2008 Twitter shut down SMS for the most of the world to save the hefty SMS cost, we  exclusively   reported back August 2009 back that Twitter is in talks with one of the largest mobile operators in the Arab world Zain to enable 2 way SMS in the Arab countries it has operations in. Now that post seems to news h...
Screenshot Tweetmeme has been an innovative startup, its Retweet button that allows people to Retweet any story  ( repost to their Twitter stream) has been installed  according to the company by over  200,000 websites ( we are one of them.) Just about now I tried to reweet an Arabic story and found out the tweet is tranlsated into English like this: ...
Screenshot Germany based language portal bab.la launched its Arabic version today. bab.la has free dictionaries for 28 languages, where users can use via the web and mobile but what is more interesting you can get any word translated by sending a tweet to @babladict. To do that just enter the language abbreviation ( ex: En) space the abbreviation of th...
Screenshot As FIFA worldcup is about to start shortly, Twitter launched  interesting new features: a mini site for World cup 2010, the site displays matches results, Top Tweets and tweets related to each team. You can follow the first match between south Africa and Mexico here. Now any Tweet that has #worldcup hash tag will have a soccer icon and twee...
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