Screenshot Last week, the talk among many facebook Arabic users is the fake fanpage with the title “Allah” which means in Arabic “One God.” The group creator/s was dispatching status updates claiming that he is God and asking people to ask him for forgiveness! Also the creator was publishing his own altered form of some Versus of the Quran ...
Screenshot One of the reasons that made Twitter famous are its APIs and the third party desktop applications that made life easier for many of us to follow what people tweet and stay in touch with them. And because of its APIs, third part websites such as TwitPic made sharing photos on Twitter possible, extending Twitter's original capabilities. But...
Screenshot Aljazeera just launched a new free iPhone website version that enables users to watch Aljazeera English from live via m.aljazeera.net ( click on LIVE on the top menu bar or on the LIVE banner further down.) Aljazeera plans to add Arabic mobile website shortly with Live links. The only English news channel from the Arab world also plans to a...
Screenshot Eric Schmidt CEO of Google (the only company than managed to compete with Microsoft in all fronts and lead) is now in Dubai for Abu Dhabi Media Summit an event ArabCcrunch was not invited to! ( I was invited a source confirmed seeing my badge at the event, and I just digged for the email invite and found it, i did not notice before, since I ge...
Screenshot As we update the news about Google offering Palestine free SMS chat via gmail with info from a trusted source that Google also offers this feature to the African country Ghana and "Israel", Google spokesman just confirmed officially that update, here is the list of mobile operators list of operators Google Free SMS chat currently support: ...
Screenshot Update: as per our suspicion it turned out that "Israel" and Ghana have the service too. Google has a neat gmail feature that lets user to send free text messages (SMS) to their friends directly from your Gmail account that works the same way gtalk works. Gmail SMS service was originally launched only for US mobile numbers in 2008. But now it h...
Screenshot Call it web 3.0 or Augmented reality (AR), the technology that overlays digital content such as text, graphics, or 3D models on real objects through any video output. A Technology that is changing the face of life because of the way it makes life easier. In the last months of 20009 we saw a spike in startups and companies entering the AR sp...
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 ...

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