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MadfooatCom: Paying the digital bills

Having set about transforming the way Jordanians pay their bills via its e-Fawateer platform, online payment company MadfooatCom now has its sights set on regional expansion. By Rebecca Irvine When Nasser Saleh returned to Jordan after several years of working…

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Over 1000 digital leaders and decision makers to gather at ArabNet Beirut

The 7th edition of the longest running digital conference in the Middle East, ArabNet, promises yet again another exclusive event, with new initiatives and upgraded experiences that follow a rise in Beirut’s digital industry. With an increased interest from regional…

iMENA Group Invests in Real-Estate Technology House, JRD Group

iMENA Group, the leading operator of online businesses in the MENA region, today announced that Dubai-based technology enterprise, JRD Group, is a new member of its growing platform. JRD recently received an investment from iMENA which the company plans to…

Universities to Launch Digital Learning Platform

Jordan’s public universities are aiming to increase their Internet presence through a new online platform that will pool lectures, examinations, and lesson plans. The Jordan Universities Network (JUNet), in partnership with Microsoft Jordan, will launch the Jordan Open Courseware Platform—www.elearning.edu.jo—in…

Samsung Celebrate New Technology Corner at Children Museum

In cooperation with the children’s Museum Jordan, Samsung Electronics, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, launched the “Whiz Lab” the new technology corner, in a celebration held at the museum’s library, with the presence of the museum’s…

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Wearable Technology 2.0

With the long awaited unveiling of the Apple Watch, we’re now finally witnessing the second coming of wearable tech. Tech Talk – Zeid Nasser As you would expect from such an exacting and detail-obsessed company, it was a long time before…

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A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO LEARNING by IIS

IIS: A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO LEARNING The International Independent School (IIS) has been one of Jordan’s innovative educators since its inception in 2007. Now, with around 1100 students, IIS is developing curriculum that enhances their students’ skills and molds them…

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The Age of Anarchy

Crypto-anarchists are ahead of the curve when it comes to understanding how to navigate our seemingly chaotic digital existence. Crypto-anarchists use cryptographic software to conceal the sending and receiving information over networks, to protect their privacy and political freedom while…

Deloitte: Data analytics transforming higher education

Across the Middle East, educational institutions and providers face a myriad of challenges and opportunities. On the demand side, changing student and employer expectations place pressure on providers to improve learner outcomes and maintain relevance. Changes to regulations, growing competition…