In case you missed it, the big news in the computing world today is Blackberry’s planned entrance into the tablet computer market. While it has been rumored for awhile, Blackberry officially unveiled its tablet, Playbook, at a conference in the USA yesterday. Take a look at Blackberry’s promo video for the Playbook. Of course I […]
If you missed it, last week Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Information and Culture announced that it is planning to require all web publishers and online media in the country to register with the government, and yes, this includes bloggers. This is some very disconcerting news for me. A lot of what I have been posting […]
What’s on your calendar for Saturday, October 23? Nothing or something boring? Great, then be sure to come to ictQATAR’s and Creative Commons’ Digitally Open: Innovation and Open Access Forum. And don’t just come because I am telling you to, come because it is going to be a really cool event, with speakers from Google, […]
FIFA’s official visit is now behind us and the waiting game is on to see if Qatar will be awarded the 2022 World Cup. If you talk to ten people you will get ten different views on whether Qatar will win and what factors will make or break it. Size, location, weather, legacy, money – […]
I’ll be away a bit for the Eid holiday, so Eid Mubarak everyone!