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Welcome to Google Street View, Indonesia

Welcome to Google Street View, Indonesia

Google launched Street View in Indonesia on Thursday, allowing users to see panoramic cityscapes and underwater views of the country’s striking coral reefs. With a population of nearly 250 million,… Read more »

Saudi Arabia a hot target for cyber criminals: Kaspersky

Saudi Arabia a hot target for cyber criminals: Kaspersky

JEDDAH — Maintaining cyber security is an important part of Saudi Arabia’s national strategy and is high on the government agenda, according to an expert.  “The Saudi government has been paying… Read more »

Google pulls ‘Bomb Gaza’ game from app store after backlash

Google pulls ‘Bomb Gaza’ game from app store after backlash

SAN FRANCISCO: A mobile game that simulates Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip and invites users to “drop bombs and avoid killing civilians” has been pulled from Google Inc’s app… Read more »

Facebook accused of banning pro-Palestinian accounts

Facebook accused of banning pro-Palestinian accounts

GAZA CITY – A group of Palestinian politicians and academics in the Gaza Strip accused the administration of online social networking service Facebook of deliberately suspending their accounts to silence the… Read more »

Egypt’s teenage inventor barred from travelling to science event in US

Egypt’s teenage inventor barred from travelling to science event in US

A young inventor has spoken about his disappointment at being barred from representing Egypt an international science competition. Abdallah Assem, 17, was prevented from boarding a flight at Cairo Airport… Read more »

Iranian teacher builds robot to teach prayer

Iranian teacher builds robot to teach prayer

An Iranian schoolteacher has innovated an amusing way of encouraging young children to learn to say their daily prayers – robotics. Akbar Rezaie, 27, attended private robotics classes and learned… Read more »