Screenshot Mobile devices are being used in many ways and every day they are getting smarter, as a result there  are new markets being opened by the abilities of smart phones. Today, Juniper Research published a report that estimate a "mobile retail market" to exceed $12 billion by 2014. The mobile marketing and retail strategies report found that the...
Screenshot Until recently Google presence in the region was with a small office in Dubai, Cairo and Saudi Arabia, with a small team whose focus was in Google Ad words, marketing, PR and Arabizing some of its products, excluding the fully Arabic Google's Ejabat. While all the development work for Google has been carried out from its center in Switzerland. ...
Screenshot We wrote last August 2009 about a 3 different e-commerce approaches in Jordan mentioning PhotoJONET, A photo storage and printing website service. But PhotoJONET did not live long due to disagreement between its founders. Today PhotoJonet cofounder Issam Hijaz is brining his startup again but under a new name: Snap2Shop and a new partner with ...
Screenshot With US recessions not yet over and jobs market still tight, every penny you have can adds up to your bottom-line. With bunndlebuy you can save hard-earned currency in buying music, outdoor, Sunglasses and DVD items by leveraging your social circle or similar buyers to get bargain deals. The way bundlebuy works according to Amad Almasodi cof...
Screenshot It took about one month since our last speculation about Orange Jordan launch date of the first 3G network in Jordan. But, today Orange 3.5G up and running and covering initially west Amman, Irbid and Zarqa. Mobile 3Gs comes inline with Orange late launch of iPhone 3Gs around 2 weeks ago. To me and people who live in Jordan, even though the...
Screenshot The number one TV news station in the Arab world, Al Jazeera, has just launched its Arabic channel Live streaming iPhone app for free. It also made its apps on Symbian and Windows Mobile also free removing the subscription fees ( you can get the Symbian and Windows Mobile from here, the app supports Symbian S60 5th Edition (touch screen), Sy...
Screenshot Some of the fruits of hosting multinational companies in the Arab world is being realized today, Ahmad Zaharan a Palestinian ex-Nokia and his ex- Nokia Australian college , David McKern, launched today their startup infinitec's first product today: Infinite USB Memory (IUM) Drive. As you see in the pic IUM looks like any USB, but instea...
Screenshot If you work in the tech industry, it is business 101 to know what your competition is up to. And there is no place better than Twitter to know what your competition are up to, you can create a list and follow the tech companies you want to follow. Or use TwitHorus ( ArabCrunch profile) and get more insight. TwitHorus aggregates and displays rea...
Screenshot Since around 2 years ArabCrunch has been fighting through this blog to help Arab startups and the technology industry in this region. Before us, Arab American technology professionals came together to create TechWadi, as a non profit networking organization with a similar vision to ours. Reaching Achieving that vision was not yet fully reach...
Screenshot As I mentioned last year on this post , when I was young, I grow up reading an Arabic Magazine called “Majed” which is based on one of the most popular Arabic children’s comic book character. Tomorrow, Majed will enter new chapter in his life, as he will enter the Augmented Reality (AR) world via a game. As in a press release we got from ...

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