Tagged : Social Media

05 Nov

5 Top Digital Developments from MENA in Q3 2014

by منى يونس

The third quarter of 2014 witnessed a series of interesting developments in the field of ICT within the MENA region. In our latest quarterly Digital Digest, we shed light on some of those developments. Social Media Of particular note, “We Are Social” released a rich report on the digital landscape within the MENA region. Here […]

25 Sep

5 Benefits of Social Media in Qatar!

by Kummam Al Maadeed

Here’s a fact you need to know, more than half of Qatar’s population are now active social media users and a lot more are on the internet. A recent study by Northwestern University in Qatar shows that over 86% of Qatar’s residents use the Internet, which is more than those who read newspapers, magazines or […]

24 Aug

Shopping via Social Media

by شهد دولة

Clearly, social media plays an essential role in our lives. We post updates about the activities we participate in, interests we have, and important life events like starting a new job or graduating or marriage. Just the other day I was invited to a friend’s engagement party through Facebook. But is shopping among the many […]

19 Aug

Selfie…Self…Cell-ph!

by Wael Yousef

Have you ever thought about selfie and selfieing? What does it really mean to take a selfie? Is it old? New? Old-new? Does it reflect narcissism? Loneliness? Self-esteem? Reflects nothing at all? Is it a big deal? Is it a harmless fun or dangerous obsession? Is it really worth the noise? I will be brainstorming […]