Tag: Lebanon


Participate in DevAppLB’s Hackathon and Win Up To $5000 and More

It didn’t take long for the DevAppLB 2014 program, which started in March with ideation workshops across university campuses in Beirut, to kick things into second gear and rallypremium partners namely AltCity and touch (alongside its touch Cloud technology provider, Apstrata) to offer Lebanese mobile app developers a unique opportunity to enhance their knowledge through a […]


eTobb Is Now Taking Care of Android Users

eTobb is an online platform connecting doctors and patients….etc…etc…etc…Now that we decided to move past the usual intros, prefabricated statements and huge paragraphs that no one wants to read, I can hand it to you in a nutshell. It’s as simple as that and it has been taking Lebanon and neighboring countries by storm since their […]

Utah Software Engineer Mints Physical Bitcoins

Conference: All About BitCoin

Bitcoin, the new technology and digital currency, is taking the world by storm. Bader Young Entrepreneurs Program invites you to the gardens of one of the most vibrant co-working spaces and startup hubs in the city for a casual discussion on Bitcoin technology. The session is Q&A only, with general introduction on the technology and […]


Nokia X, XL Officially Announced in Lebanon

In a fancy “Green” environment, Nokia announced that the Nokia X, part of the new Nokia X family of affordable smartphones that run Android apps, has begun selling in Lebanon. The new devices are the perfect introduction to the world of Android apps, coupled with signature Nokia experiences, and the most popular Microsoft services. Based […]


Fadi Ghandour Announces The Launch of ‘Wamda Research Lab’

The latest of Wamda is here, and it is called Wamda Research Lab (WRL). WRL is focused on publishing research and insights on regional entrepreneurial activity, with the singular purpose of informing policy makers, investors and other stakeholders on the critical challenges and gaps in this space. Fadi Ghandour and Wamda’s belief is that entrepreneurship can offer […]

Microsoft Country Manager Hoday Younan2

Microsoft Experience 2014: Unveiling the Latest Tech Trends

This Wednesday, Microsoft Lebanon held the Microsoft Experience 2014, a networking afternoon event that brought together Lebanon’s technology professionals to discover and experience the latest technologies from Microsoft and its partners. With a plethoric program including an interactive standing conference, a large showcasing area and an augmented magic show, Microsoft Experience 2014 was a must-attend […]


Perspectives: The Rise and Fall of MonotStreet.com

The Backdrop The year was 2002, I was four years into my career as a web developer and I saw everything in HTML markup and Hexadecimal color codes. I had springboarded myself from working at OGERO the localstate-run fixed-telephony operator towards Cellis, France Telecom’s burgeoning mobile operator in Lebanon (currently rebranded as Alfa). I was the first web developer […]