Screenshot In a case against Valitor, formerly VISA Iceland, Reykjavík District Court just ruled the company had violated contract laws by blocking credit card donations to Wikileaks. After WikiLeaks' publications revealing U.S. war crimes and statecraft in 2010, U.S. financial institutions, including VISA, MasterCard, Bank of America, erected a banking bloc...
Screenshot Wikileaks started today to publish Syria Files – more than two million emails from Syrian political figures, ministries and associated companies, dating from August 2006 to March 2012. This extraordinary data set derives from 680 Syria-related entities or domain names, including those of the Ministries of Presidential Affairs, Foreign A...
Screenshot N2V, one of the largest Internet holding groups in Arabia focused on consumer web and mobile ventures, invested in iAraby. Based out of Jordan, iAraby focuses on developing mobile applications that are targeting Arab users. iArabay develops both content mobile apps and mobile games. d. Ahmed Barqawi iAraby’s CEO, Said highlighting their visio...
Screenshot GameTako announced today that it will be holding its second region-wide “Game Zanga” game development weekend and competition on 12-14 July 2012. and will be held in four cities: Amman, Beirut, Cairo and Riyadh. Game Zanga is a 72-hour game development weekend event where professional and aspiring game creators gather to socialize, learn...
Screenshot Following the news last April that Zawya is expected to be sold in a multi million dollar deal, Thomson Reuters announced today that it has acquired Arab world business portal and financial information service provider Zawya. This news means that Saffar Holdings, a Dubai investment company that holds a 60 per cent stake in Zawya has successful...
Screenshot Four Jordanian girls left to the United States today to join 25 teenage girls from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) to participate in the “TechGirls” program. This three-week program will focus on the high-level study of technology . Activities in New York City and Washington, D.C. will feature an interactive technology camp with ...
Screenshot The organization that oversees Internet domain names has appointed Lebanese descent Fadi Chehade as new CEO. Fadi will start his new job at ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) in October. He is currently CEO at Vocado, a company that provides cloud-based administrative software for educational institutions. The 5...
Screenshot A year and a half after its launch, Basharjobs.com merged with Careermideast.com, ( here is our past review of Bashar jobs) bringing together the former’s job matching algorithm and the latter’s 200,000+ profile in what is now called Wuzzuf.com.   . Many online recruitment agencies post job vacancies online and let job-seekers apply to the...
Screenshot Yahoo! Maktoob, and a real estate property portal propertyfinder.ae, announced today the launch of a new co-branded real estate destination. The destination will be part of the Yahoo! Maktoob network and accessed through its homepage, making propertyfinder.ae the exclusive real estate partner of Yahoo! Maktoob. Available in both Arabic and Engli...
Screenshot Vodafone Egypt has announced that it is launching an investment fund aimed at Internet startups of 20 million EGP. The company said in the a statement according to Egyptian Arabic newspaper Addustor that the fund aims to develop small startups and help develop the innovation ecosystem in Egypt. ...
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