The Samsung Galaxy S8: Four New Exciting Features

Samsung officially unveiled today the Galaxy S8 and S8+ phones in New York City, which will start selling globally on April 21. There won't be an S8 or S8+ Edge because the standard S8 already comes with an edge-style 5.8-inch screen and the S8+ with a 6.2-inch screen, so more flat screens. I've currently using the S7 Edge and I owned before the S6 Edge and S6 Edge+ and here's what I was expecting from…

The Best Reaction to Aoun’s Incident

I did not laugh when I saw President Aoun tripping and falling at the Arab summit but I also did not mind people reacting in a funny way especially that he's fine and was not hurt by the incident. Of course some people jumped to bash those laughing at the incident* while others made some really bad jokes but the comment that won the internet today was Aoun's daughter. *Ragheb Alameh was not there when…

#LiveLebanon Wants to Turn your Ideas to Projects

There are plenty of problems in Lebanon that can be solved through small projects and initiatives. These projects may not offer long-term solutions but they can be a good alternative and compensate for the authorities' neglect and incompetence. One example is EnsaJoura, an initiative funded by LiveLebanon and aimed at repairing hazardous potholes across the country as well as engaging with people to report these potholes. LiveLebanon has just kicked off a campaign asking people…

More Powerships Coming our Way

It looks like the government is set to approve a new plan consisting of three stages and bring in two additional powerships in Stage 1 to supply electricity to the power grid in Lebanon. The powerships will provide an extra 800 to 1000 MW and significantly reduce power-cuts. Stage 2 will consist of investing in renewable energies and we should have two new power plants in Zahrani and Salaata in Stage 3. Needless to say,…
Architecture

Pictures of The “Laziza Grande Brasserie du Levant” Before it Gets Demolished

1 day ago
The Laziza brewery (“Laziza Grande Brasserie du Levant”), which was established in the early 1930s and closed in 2003 is getting demolished to make way for a new project called “Mar Mikhael Village” by renowned ...
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Follow Silvio Chiha’s “Mountain to Sea” Challenge Live

1 day ago
We always tell foreigners (mostly jokingly) about being able to “Swim & Ski” on the same day in Lebanon but we never get to do it, mainly due to traffic LOL, but Silvio Chiha wants ...
Critiques

No We are Not Getting an Apple Store in #Beirut Soon

2 days ago
Update 2 (28/03/2017): I received the following statement from TALACO’s General Manager: Statement of Denial and Correction A number of websites have published reports to the effect that “TALACO” will open an “Apple Store” outlet ...
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Who wants a Captain Majed Jersey?

2 days ago
I’ve been looking for almost a year for a Captain Majed jersey for Brian and I just found out Ashkeman Clothing is selling one. It’s not exactly the same as Captain Majed’s jersey but it’s ...
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