5G Fixed Wireless Deployed at Beirut Airport

Ogero head tweeted earlier today that the planned 5G fixed wireless connection was installed ahead of time and is now fully functional at Beirut's Rafic Hariri Airport. It should be available to all according to Ogero but not sure how much time we will get. Last time I heard, it's 30 free minutes only. Next time you're flying, try connect to the WIFI and run a speed test. I'm intrigued to see how fast this…

“Talking Saves Lives”: Facebook Backs Embrace’s Suicide Prevention Campaign

Embrace's Lifeline is now available on Facebook's Safety Center, in an attempt to raise further awareness on mental health and provide advice and support to anyone who may be suffering from suicidal thoughts or seeking ways to cope with an emotional crisis. Adding Embrace as an expert for suicide prevention within its online Safety Center in Lebanon and the Middle East came as part of a partnership with Facebook, and the resource, which will roll…

#Beirut Airport to get Fiber Optics & 5G By September 2019

11 months ago
Telecom Minister Mohammad Chouchair announced today that Beirut Airport will be equipped with fiber optics within 10 days and passengers will be eligible for 1 to 2 hours of free and fast internet (to be ...

A Dream Reborn: Lebanon’s First Satellite

1 year ago
In the early 1960s, a small group of students from Haigazian University led by their Mathematics professor, Manoug Manougian, founded the Lebanese Rocket Society. After three years of research and trials, they were able to ...

Inkript: Proudly Made in Lebanon Technologies to Facilitate Our Every Day Lives

1 year ago
We’re known as Lebanese for our ability to set off with nothing and make a go of it in whatever country they landed in, yet while the tradition of emigration is still very much alive, ...

Beirut Airport to Get Decent Internet (Third time’s a Charm?)

1 year ago
Ever since I started blogging here, I hear about Beirut’s airport finally getting some decent (& free) internet and it still did not happen. In fact, we had at least weird looking internet machines few ...

Telecom Ministry to Launch a New Roaming Service

1 year ago
According to BusinessNews, The Ministry of Telecommunication (MoT) is set to launch a new roaming service with the Switzerland-based company Wonet, that will be priced at $25 per month and will allow Alfa and Touch ...

Anghami Offering Game of Thrones Live Streaming Service

1 year ago
Last Sunday, Game of Thrones’ final season premiered at 4AM local time Beirut, and fans of the show were able to watch it live, with the help of Anghami. I subscribed myself and I have ...

Zomato Gold Finally launched in #Lebanon: Here’s All You Need to Know

1 year ago
After establishing itself as the go-to platform for everything food-related, Zomato is finally rolling out its popular membership program “Zomato Gold” in Lebanon. Not only does Zomato Gold help you discover the top restaurants around, ...

Slighter: The Learning Lighter

1 year ago
There are roughly one billion smokers in the World of which 70% think of quitting, 40% actually try to quit but ultimately only 5% succeed. This is mainly because of two reasons: will power is ...