Monthly : August 2010

10 Aug

Sweepstakes and Contests are Hot on Wildfire

by Brian Wesolowski

ictQATAR Marketing Manager Julia Astashkina explores the booming world of online marketing and how new applications are making it easier than ever to find creative and affordable marketing solutions. Consumers in Doha have already embraced traditional contests and sweepstakes – who hasn’t received a paper entry ticket to win a car at MegaMart or been […]

04 Aug

No Excuse for Ever Getting Lost Again

by Brian Wesolowski

It seems as though Microsoft is about to take on Google Maps, and based on their demo video, I like what I see. Microsoft Research unveiled its Street Slide at a conference last week, showing off some very cool features that make Google’s Street View seem antiquated (even though it is very new). Take a […]

02 Aug

Really Understanding Assistive Technology

by Brian Wesolowski

David Banes, Deputy Director of Mada, Qatar’s Assistive Technology Center (and frequent Digital Qatar commenter) shares his insight on what accessible technology truly is – and how it is really for everyone. Look for more guest posts from David soon! So, you’ve been reading this blog for a while now, lots of exciting and innovative […]