Tagged : Bahrain

25 Feb

MENA Digital Digest: 15 things you need to know from the last 3 months

by Damian Radcliffe

New Year. New start. Our latest quarterly round-up of regional and global tech developments is back with a whole new look and feel. You can see the full presentation below, or read on for some of the key stories. (And do let us know what you think of the new look, by emailing us socialimpact@ict.gov.qa […]

18 Jun

e-Commerce, The Instagram Way

by Thamer Al Thani

e-Commerce is still in its infancy in the Gulf. Although thanks to efforts such as government commitment, retailer investment and – most importantly – a young population open to trying new technologies and innovations, this is changing. Barriers like payment security concerns faced by the countries in the region, including Qatar, had been hard to […]

02 Jan

40 recent technology developments you don’t want to miss! It’s our Digital Digest, Volume 5!

by Damian Radcliffe

Earlier in the week, as 2012 drew to a close, I found myself sitting down to produce a round up of Internet and Technology news which had caught my attention during the last two months of the year. The findings (below) contain interesting and relevant information on the social impact of the Internet and ICT […]

16 Aug

Digital Digest, Volume 3 – 22 new stories and developments you won’t want to miss!

by Damian Radcliffe

Another month, another Digital Digest.   Before we all break for Eid, here’s a chance to get up to date with the latest developments from the Middle East, as well as wider global trends and ideas which may be of interest to our region. As always, please feel free to share these slides. You can […]

26 Jul

4th Arab Social Media Report:10 key points for Qatar

by Damian Radcliffe

Last week the Dubai School of Government published a raft of interesting data about social media usage in our region. In addition to Facebook and Twitter, LinkedIn is included for the first time. In this post I have summarized ten key data points relating to Qatar. These stats show how Facebook continues to dominate social media usage […]