Lebanese Sevag Babikian Advances To The Final Rounds of Stars Of Science

Sevag Babikian is the only Lebanese contestant left in Stars of Science, which is a reality TV show by MBC dedicated to innovation and aimed at promoting young Arab innovators. Sevag got ranked first in lab in prototyping and customer validation and will be joined by two other contestants in the finals. Who is Sevag? What is his project? Sevag Babikian is a 27 years old mechanical engineer who graduated from the American University of…

A New Tech/Dad Blog To Follow in Lebanon: Techiedad.me

I'm always on the look out for new blogs to read and follow in Lebanon but unfortunately there aren't that many worth mentioning. In fact, there are only two new Lebanese blogs that caught my attention so far this year, Mrs.Clueless which I mentioned back in June and Techiedad.me that was launched recently by my friend and BlogBaladi Contributor Jimmy Ghazal. I've known Jimmy for over a year now and I've learned so much from…

Can Microsoft’s Surface Book Take on Apple’s MacBook Pro?

3 months ago
This month featured the release of two major laptop updates. Apple’s new MacBook Pro and Microsoft’s new Surface Book. MacBook Pro Overview: The MacBook Pro was always the ultimate notebook to own, it is one ...

5 Reasons Why Pros Will Hate the New MacbookPro

3 months ago
If you’re the kind of person who likes to read well written articles, I recommend you read Michael Tsai’s sobering look into how Apple lost the plot with professionals. Here, I’ll just drop in a ...

iPod Creator & Nest Labs Founder Tony Fadell Coming to the BDL Accelerate 2016

3 months ago
BDL Accelerate 2016 first declared Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak as a speaker at the conference this year, and yesterday they announced that Lebanese-American Tony Fadell, mostly known for being the iPod ‘Godfather’ back when Apple ...

#EnsaJoura: MTV & LiveLebanon’s Attempt at Repairing Potholes

4 months ago
MTV Lebanon and LiveLebanon kicked off this week the #EnsaJoura national campaign for better roads in Lebanon. The aim is to quickly repair hazardous potholes across the country and engage with people to report these ...

Hands-on the iPhone 7 Plus

4 months ago
Finally, I got my hands on the iPhone 7 Plus. I’m usually first to get a newly released device, but this time, there were lots of delays from Apple’s online store on the 7 Plus ...

When an Apple Guy Switches from iPhone to Android (Samsung S7 Edge)

4 months ago
Few month ago, I’ve put aside my iPhone and took on the challenge of switching completely to Android for a 3 month period, using the newly released (back then) Samsung S7 Edge. It has been an ...

Google Launches First Smartphone: Pixel

4 months ago
Google just launched its first smartphone “Pixel” with built in Google Assistant, a kick-ass rear camera, Daydream VR, a battery that charges in 15 minutes and lasts 7 hours, unlimited storage for pictures and videos ...

2016/2017 Global Competitiveness Report: Public Trust in Politicians Still Improving in #Lebanon

4 months ago
Public trust in politicians has improved once again since last year as ranking improved by two spots from last year according to the 2016/2017 Global Competitiveness Report. I have no idea how this is happening ...