Hacking a Bank in #Lebanon

NatGeo Abu Dhabi shared a 12-minute episode on how two white hackers were able to infiltrate three branches of a Lebanese prominent bank and compromise their security. Not only were the hackers capable of convincing bank employees that they were from the HQ, but they were even given access to the server room in one of the branches, which is pretty scary. This is definitely a good practice for any bank or company but I…
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Lebanese Fouad Maksoud is Stars of Science Season 9’s Winner!!

2 weeks ago
Stars of Science’s Facebook page just updated their cover photo and announced Fouad Maksoud as the Arab world’s top innovator in the season finale of Stars of Science’s 9th edition. Fouad and his Nano-shielding Textile ...
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And The Award For “Dumbest Disguise” on a Lebanese TV Shows Goes to …

3 weeks ago
Most of the drama shows on local TVs are an insult to our intelligence. They’re poorly produced and are just there to fill air time. Even when there are decent producers involved, the acting is ...
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Here’s why I’m Voting, and YOU Should Vote, for Lebanese Innovator Fouad Maksoud

3 weeks ago
Fouad Maksoud is the only remaining Lebanese candidate at this year’s Stars of Science show and is well positioned to win this year’s edition after scoring a whooping 96 for his invention: the highest score ...
Lebanon

Movie Review: “Murder on the Orient Express”

3 weeks ago
“Murder on the Orient Express” is the newest classic remake undertaken by Kennet Barragh. The movie is the third adaption of Agatha Christie’s novel of the same name. The first motion picture adaptation of the ...
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Lebanese Fouad Maksoud Receives Highest Score in #StarsOfScience History!

1 month ago
25-year old AUB Alumunus Fouad Maksoud is representing Lebanon in the Stars of Science show and sharing his expertise in nano-medicine. Maksoud graduated with a master’s degree from the Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture ...
Lebanon

Movie Review: Geostorm [2017]

1 month ago
PS: Review posted by our blog contributor Jihad. I was never a big fan of disaster movies they were always kind of predictable and Geostorm is no different in terms of plot. However the visual ...
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Adel Karam’s Stand-up Comedy to be Featured on Netflix

2 months ago
Netflix has announced that it’s producing its first local production in the Middle East with Lebanese comedian and actor Adel Karam. By doing so, Adel will become the first stand-up comedian to be featured in ...
Movies & Television

11-year old Lyn Khouri Impresses Judges at The Voice Kids France

2 months ago
A French-Lebanese girl called Lyn Khouri sang Whitney Houston’s “I will always love you” and made all three judges turn their chairs on the Voice Kids France. The Voice Kids is a French music talent ...
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