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Screenshot Cairo Transport App Challenge (Cairo TApp) is coming on 16th of February after the participants' submitted projects to address Cairo traffic problems. The Even is hosted The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) together with the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) and will be held at 1:30 pm in the...
Screenshot A Cairo court on Saturday ordered the government to block access to the video-sharing website YouTube for 30 days for carrying an anti-Islam film that caused deadly riots across the world. An Egyptian judge ordered YouTube to be blocked carrying the film, which he described as “offensive to Islam and the Prophet (Muhammad).” Update: the...
Screenshot AC reported back in November that Seven House Republicans asked the FBI in September to demand that Twitter take down the accounts of what the U.S government label as terrorist groups, such as Hamas, Hezbollah and Somalia’s al Shabaab Al Mujahed “Mujahdeen Youth Movement”. So it seems that Twitter has fallen into the FBI pressure and c...
Screenshot Google shut down few days ago the account of AlFurqan the media wing of the Islamic State of Iraq on Youtube We contacted google for the mater and their spokesperson the following official statement: Unfortunately, we cannot comment on individual videos but this account has been terminated due to repeated or severe violations of our Community...
Screenshot Yahoo Maktoob announced on Maktoob blogs that they will be putting and end to the platform on 31/3/2013. Maktoob blogs was launched years before Yahoo acquired maktoob in 2009. It used wordpress MU as a platform offering free blogging. It seems Maktoob blogs did not gain much traction so that is why they are shutting it down....
Screenshot The Online Ecosystem is an increasingly complex place to be, for any company, whether it's an online enterprise or a brick and mortar company. It is also a relatively new business medium, especially in the Arab world, that is ever-changing and growing. Each new day brings new changes and developments, new technologies and new competitors. So if you...
Screenshot Umniah has recently signed a strategic partnership agreement with “Istikana” the specialized website in reviving well known television series, movies, in addition to classical Arabic animated shows. This partnership provides Umniah’s 3G subscribers the way to access this Arabic website by visiting fun.umniah.com. The site is suitabl...
Screenshot Apple's VP of Education, John Couch, is negotiating a high-stakes Apple iPad deal with Turkish President Abdullah Gül. The deal is for 15 million Apple iPads that would be used for Turkish students. Apple is trying to get the country to sign a contract that would value the tablets at $300 USD for each unit. Some of the talk focused on the Tu...
Screenshot Oasis500, Jordan based early stage investment company and technology start-up accelerator program, announced that it has launched a new investment track targeting established businesses, to complement its seed and early-stage investments tracks. The new investment track targets companies that have been operating in the market for over 1-2 yea...
Screenshot Aleb or Qaleb is a new the programming language that uses Arabic script for its source code developed by computer scientist Ramsey Nassr during his fellowship at Eyebeam. The language is called قلب – roughly pronounced "alb," after the Arabic word for "heart" – and as Nasser explained to AnimalNewYork, he developed it as much for its...
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