Meet Loop Scooters: The First Electric Scooter Sharing Service in Lebanon & The Middle East

Loop Scooters is a fully integrated and eco-friendly electric scooter sharing service in Beirut that gives you access to a fleet of electric scooters whenever you need to commute. The service was first launched on May 18 and it's the first of its kind in Lebanon and the Middle East. So far they've launched one station at Berytech 1294 in Beirut Digital District but they've already secured funds to support their trial operation of 55…

New Ogero DSL Speeds and Pricing as per Today’s Approved Decree

The new prices that Ogero announced almost a month ago were finally approved in today's session with even further reduction in monthly subscription prices. While speeds will remain the same for most plans depending on technical capacity, the newly introduced "Open Speed" plans will offer internet users with speeds similar to the ones we witnessed during the Unleash the Speed campaign. Here are some of the newly announced packages: – 2Mbps: Unlimited at 60,000 LBP…
Fun

More than 250 Students Took Part in Azadea Foundation’s 2017 Envirothon

2 months ago
Azadea Foundation has been hosting inter-school Envirothon competition for the past three years to celebrate Earth Day and this year’s competition was in collaboration with The Little Engineer. This year’s theme was “Using technology for ...
Baladi

World Economic Forum: 9 Lebanese Starts Ups Shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution

2 months ago
The World Economic Forum has teamed up with the International Finance Corporation to bring us the top 100 Arab World startups that are shaping the future in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). ...
Lebanon

Did BDL Thwart a Wannacry Ransomeware Attack?

3 months ago
The DailyStar mentioned yesterday that the central bank thwarted a cyber attack on Monday and had to suspend some of its online services, mainly its email services, as a precautionary measure. The rest of the ...
Technology

#WannaCry Virus: Update your Windows & Install an Anti-Virus Right Away!

3 months ago
There’s a very nasty virus out there that has infected more than 100,000 computers in over 100 countries. Even though the majority of attacks have targeted Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan, everyone is at risk as ...
Baladi

Stefano Fallaha to Represent Lebanon at the 2017 Global Student Entrepreneur Awards

3 months ago
Stefano Fallaha may be Lebanon’s and the Middle East’s youngest entrepreneur and he was just nominated to represent Lebanon and the American University of Beirut at the 2017 Global Student Entrepreneur Awards. Making it to ...
Critiques

Ogero Announces Better DSL Prices, Speeds Remain Unchanged

3 months ago
Update: Open Speed means if you are close to the central office you can get a much higher speed (could reach 12 mbps or more in some cases), so speeds may differ for some lucky ...
Automotive

Google Maps Will Now Help You Find Your Car at The Mall

3 months ago
If you tend to forget where you parked your car at a mall (just like me), Google Maps just introduced a useful feature that will help you save your parking location and guide you back ...
Critiques

Lebanese Ministry of Telecom Website Got Hacked for 6 Hours Yesterday

3 months ago
The Lebanese Ministry of Telecom official [website] got hacked yesterday in the afternoon and only got fixed around the midnight. What’s funny is that I wanted to tag the ministry or minister to inform them ...
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