Posts Tagged ‘SMS’


Screenshot Marking the 10th anniversary of the killing of Hamas spiritual leader Shiek Ahmad Yassen by “Israeli” army, the military wing of Hamas Ezz Al Deen Brigade launched a physiological attack on “Israel” by sending threating SMS messages to high ranking “Israelis” and foreign reporters in occupied Palestine including the “Israeli” def...
Screenshot If some of us think SMS is dead in the US, Twitter do not. The social media startup just announced launching Fast Follow SMS feature, which allows anyone in the US to receive Tweets on their mobile phones even if they have not signed up for Twitter. For example juts type follow ArabCrunch to 40404 in the US and now you start receiving Tweets from ...
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 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 Hichame Assi, an Arab Australian from Syrian origins, an e-marketing expert and an ArabCrunch Arabic contributor, has launched recently his first startup for the region: SyrianTenders.( ArabCrunch.NET Profile.)  in partnership with Mohanad Ghashim and Mohammed NourAllah from Syria. SyrianTenders offers classified information about tenders tak...
Screenshot Update: Kzalek was on private beta, the download link has expired, sorry for late update it was  a miss communication with its founder. Last month, I nagged and was wondering why the current Twitter AIR based Desktop apps such as TweetDeck and Seesmic do not support Arabic text on Mac or Linux? But now I can breathe the sigh of relief. ( Arabi...
Screenshot I do not understand why some people clone something famous, well this is somehow the case of WeziWezi, the new twitter like microblogging, 1 to 1 and group messaging project that was just launched in Beta stage from Amman, Jordan. Right now, WeziWezi has the same features you already find on Twitter and its other regional clone WatWet but wi...
Screenshot [caption id="attachment_170" align="alignright" width="210" caption="Twitter logo"][/caption] Update: (Sorry guys there was miss understanding, It is a source/s inside and outside Zain who confirmed that Zain is in talks with Twitter for SMS notifications deal across their branches in the region. As for Zain PR they wrote on an email, that SMS c...
Screenshot Twtri.com developed by Laith Yousi from Iraq, was announced few days ago at GIGAOM's  Structure 09 event as one of 2 U.S. grand prize winners for Microsoft’s newCloudApp() - The Azure Services Platform Developer Challenge- . The contest winners were judged by 2 industry leaders Om Malik (founder of GIGAOM) and Michael Cote. ( Submission deadlin...
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