5 Cool Things From Apple’s WWDC16

Apple announced a series of new features and updates across its 4 platforms: MacOS, iOS, WatchOS and TVOS. Here are the 5 things that I liked best: 1- Swift Playground Apple introduced Swift Playground, a free iPad app that teaches kids how to code. It is fun and intuitive using game like lessons to make learning code seem easy. 2- Calls, Messages and Emojis You can now receive voice and video calls from third party apps to…

The Virtual National Museum of Modern Art: The First of Its Kind In Lebanon

The Ministry of Culture officially launched on Wednesday the Virtual National Museum of Modern Art in Lebanon. This is the first museum of its kind in Lebanon and will feature over 800 artworks including paintings and sculptures from different Lebanese artists. I was invited to Rome for a couple of days to attend the opening of the Lebanese museum of modern arts last week but it turned out to be a cool stunt by the…
Critiques

Get Connected to Syrian Mobile Phone Carriers from Within Lebanon

1 year ago
Two years ago, I was driving from Kobayat to Andkit and we ended up somewhere where I got a message welcoming me to Syria and telling me to enjoy roaming with Syria’s operators. I thought ...
Advertising

Hey Najib, is Everything Secure Enough?

1 year ago
I seriously have no idea who came up with that ad, but this guy acts exactly like me. I lock my car at least 3-4 times and if I’m leaving the laptop in the car, ...
Technology

The Authorities Can No Longer Monitor Your Whatsapp Messages & Calls

1 year ago
WhatsApp just got a whole lot more secure after rolling out full encryption to all its users. All the text, photos and calls you make are now fully encrypted and can only be read by ...
Humor

Lebanese Dream Of High Speed Internet

1 year ago
via @haidcar The above table was being shared yesterday as an April Fools’ joke. I have no idea whether it’s all fabricated or inspired from the 2020 plan announced by the MOT, but what’s sure ...
Smart Phone

What Age Should You Get Your Kids Mobile Phones and How to Keep Them Safe?

1 year ago
I always said that I’ll never give my kids mobile phones before they become teenagers. I was even constantly bashing my friends for doing so, but all this changed when we got kids of our ...
Humor

Illegal Internet in Lebanon Explained

1 year ago
I would add these one point to Farid’s spot-on video: – The illegal Fiber optics cables that were installed between several regions were mistaken for rat metros, given that the rat population has been booming ...
Critiques

Who Doesn’t Want a Better Internet in Lebanon?

1 year ago
Speedtest on a 4MB DSL Ogero connection in Beirut The Lebanese government has been busy investigating illegal internet companies for the past couple of weeks. We are talking about large communication devices and towers installed ...
Lebanon

4G+ Coming Soon To Lebanon, 5G To be Introduced by Mid-2018 by Alfa Telecom

1 year ago
Last year during my visit to the MWC2015, I witnessed what a 5G connection looks like at Ericsson’s booth and wondered if we will ever see similar connections in Lebanon. As it turns out, Alfa ...
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