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When Cura cofounder Abdullah Alswaha wanted to see a specialist about an ear infection, he found out first hand how difficult it was to...
Since they launched in 2013, healthcare appointment website and mobile app Doctoruna has been on a mission to minimize the all too...
Integreight at the Bay Area Maker Faire in San Mateo,
California: CTO Islam Mustafa, embedded software
Saudi-based startup NOMADD has closed a Series A round of $1 million.
NOMADD, which stands for ‘no water mechanical automated...
In a new report from Wamda Research Lab (WRL) in partnership with GE, we interviewed over 120 entrepreneurs, investors,...
and machines, such a beautiful pairing. (Image via
A monetized mobile app that crowdsources the
digitization of Arabic...
Affectiva's software can differentiate between a smirk, a happy smile, and a polite smile. (Images via Affectiva)
Amazon, Tesla Motors and Tupperware are amongst some big company names that didn’t turn a profit for years, and are proof that if...
pilots of NASA Space Apps Amman: Rasha Khateeb (left) and Maram Abu
Hussein (right). (Images via Sam Wendel)
The countdown to Jordan’s ...
Khodairy receiving the Ecotaqa award at The Impact bootcamp in
Dubai. (Images via Ecotaqa)
In 2014 Mona El Khodairy, an...
VR is fun but you've got to be careful, says Walid. (Image via
The attraction between virtual reality (VR)
the reaction when students first tested Epic VR in an event at the
American University in Cairo. (Images via Epic VR)
Can you make data science work for your business? (Image via Alamy/Carol and Mike Werner)
“Data is the new oil,” says big...
All those zeros and ones - how can you make the most of them? (Image via Digitalgov.gov)
“Understanding and innovating with data...
In 2014, when fires started raging through Nicolas Zaatar’s home district of Baabda in Lebanon, an opportunity presented...
A Hobby District circuit. (Images via Hobby District)
Amateur circuit designers have surged into the
electronics manufacturing sector...
From a doctor's office, to your PC to your phone - the changing
face of medicine. (Image via Jacqueline Sofia)
A young mother in Saudi...
The Mosaikx team with their giant cheque. (Image via Future
A Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry...
Smart transportation has the potential to change many things in modern life, from the very roads people use to get to work to the way whole...
A stint at Merrill Lynch in Chicago, experience developing mobile apps, and a constant affiliation with technology is what led Dallas-based...
Egyptian students, engineers and whizzkids breathed life into
their 'moonshot' ideas. (Images via Eduard Cousin)
Cairenes were seeking the...
Smart car use in Egypt is not a fantasy, fuelled by visions of Google cars and Tesla Model 3s, it's a real possibility.
Hikma Pharmaceuticals has launched a $30 million strategic venture capital fund focused on digital health, therapeutics, and diagnostics...
Ahmed Abu ElHaz CEO of Shezlong pitching at BDL2015 accelerate in Beirut. (Image via Shezlong)
Egypt is fertile ground for...