How To Enable Google Traffic View In Lebanon

The "Traffic" feature on Google Maps shows current traffic conditions on highways and roads but it is not available in Lebanon and several other countries. I always thought that Google didn't have enough data to activate this feature but that's not the case apparently. In fact, Google has enough data as it uses crowd-sourcing from people driving around and sharing their location, pretty much like Tari2ak works, and my friend Rita el Khoury figured out…

We Need A New Maurice Every Week In Lebanon

via Jimmy All the Lebanese drivers were wearing seat belts, driving carefully and not using their mobiles yesterday all because of a voice note that was sent to some guy called Maurice. No one knows if it's a joke or not, but somehow everyone believed the story and became a better driver. Maybe that's what we need to make the new traffic law work, a new Maurice every week. Here's the original voice note: And…
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Lebanese Car Makers W Motors Just Launched A Second SuperCar: The Fenyr Supersport

10 months ago
Three years after launching the world’s most exclusive super-car, the Lykan Hypersport, with only 7 units produced, Dubai-Based W Motors has just unveiled at the Dubai Motor Show yesterday their second super-car: The Fenyr Supersport. ...
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My First Time At The #DubaiMotorShow

10 months ago
I just landed in Dubai and I’m here to attend the 2015 Dubai International Motor Show. I’m here with the Ford & Lincoln team and I’m looking forward to another exciting experience. This is my ...
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Closing Open Manholes During Winter

11 months ago
As soon as it starts to rain, roads are flooded with water (and garbage recently) in Lebanon and open manholes are no longer visible to drivers and pedestrians. Open manholes pose serious threat to commuters ...
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Is The New Traffic Law Still Working?

11 months ago
I don’t think we need to compare stats between this year and the previous one to realize that the new traffic law, whose implementation started back in April, is no longer working. In fact, ever ...
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Drifting with Abdo Feghali, Raya Stadium in Beirut

11 months ago
Picture by Akl Yazbeck. Red Bull were hosting a Drifting and Motorbike Stunt Riding show today in the Raya Stadium in Beirut and they invited me for a ride with Abdo Feghali (Dado) before the ...
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Video Showing The Horrific Nahr el Mot Accident

11 months ago
Four people were killed as a result of this collision that took place yesterday between a tanker and two cars: Michel Yaacoub, Hoda Majdalani and two that were still unidentified. The accident took place on ...
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My First Ride In A LaFerrari

1 year ago
A month ago, I spotted a LaFerrari in Faqra and couldn’t help but share it on my Instagram. A week after, I get an email and a call from Ferrari Lebanon that there’s a LaFerrari ...
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I Got Fined For Using My Phone (But I Wasn’t)

1 year ago
I was on my way to Beirut a week ago when a policeman stood in the middle of the road (next to the Canadian Embassy in Jal el Dib) and started asking few drivers to ...
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