Technology & Social Media

The ever-changing tech world keeps us running after the latest news to keep you informed. Apps, websites and new technology mixed up with the rapidly expanding world of social media – all under one roof to make sure you’re always in the know.

Literally Just 10 “Touch This” Memes That’ll Make You Laugh

Literally Just 10 “Touch This” Memes That’ll Make You Laugh

Egyptians’ Photoshop skills are proving more useful every single day. One Egyptianized type of meme that have gone really viral is the “Touch This”.   The “Touch This” meme takes advantage of Facebook pictures’ dimensions in a way that when you touch the picture from your phone, it expands to reveal the consequences of this […]

Samo Zaen and Mahmoud El Esseily’s Twitter Feud Is the Best Thing You’ll See Today

Samo Zaen and Mahmoud El Esseily’s Twitter Feud Is the Best Thing You’ll See Today

  You would think celebrities have grown thick skin with the constant criticism and bullying they’re subjected to. Apparently, there is a seniority code when it comes to disrespecting fellow artists. This past month, Arabs have been having a blast with Samo Zein’s mosalsal (series) where he played a thug.     Memes and spoofs […]

Saudi Woman Slams Media for Focusing on Ivanka Trump and Ignoring What Really Matters

Saudi Woman Slams Media for Focusing on Ivanka Trump and Ignoring What Really Matters

  The world was nothing but memes and GIFs following Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia. Everyone was talking about Trump’s cringy sword dance, the lighting globe moment that looked like a scene from a Harry Potter movie and Saudis’ reactions to Ivanka Trump.   Social media has been implying for a couple of days that […]

Egyptian Influencer Aya Mostafa Almost Arrested at Cairo Airport

Egyptian Influencer Aya Mostafa Almost Arrested at Cairo Airport

  Do you know that beautiful, beautiful feeling that you have when you’re on a trip abroad, flying away from Cairo and forgetting about its chaos and sticky weather…only to find yourself back at the airport because you’re being slapped in the face with reality? Well, Egyptian influencer and funny lady, Aya Mostafa, is just […]

Social Media Hilariously Reacts to Ivanka Trump in Saudi Arabia

Social Media Hilariously Reacts to Ivanka Trump in Saudi Arabia

President Trump is currently visiting Saudi Arabia to negotiate a new arms deal. Arabic social media users however – specifically Saudis and Egyptians – decided this was an opportune moment for some hilarious memes, under the hashtag “#بنت_ترامب” (this translates into #Trump’s_Daughter).   The hashtag has been the number one trend in Saudi Arabia. Here […]

Explore Ancient Egypt in the Most Epic Way with Assassin’s Creed

Explore Ancient Egypt in the Most Epic Way with Assassin’s Creed

2018 is the year where hardcore gamers around the world will get to experience exploring ancient Egypt in the most epic way possible. Rumor has it that the newest edition of Assassin’s Creed will be set in Ancient Egypt, and the inner geek inside of me cannot wait.     Assassin’s Creed is one of […]

Meet the Halal Tinder: Sila Match

Meet the Halal Tinder: Sila Match

Arabs love to get on every single trend there is, and personalize it to suit their needs. Sila Match, a new Android application, has just released a YouTube advertisement to commemorate the launch of this app.     As made clear by the advertisement, the app markets itself as – we kid you not – […]

You Can Now Get Medical Advice via Snapchat in Saudi Arabia

You Can Now Get Medical Advice via Snapchat in Saudi Arabia

With Snapchat taking over our lives, Saudi doctor, Khaled Al-Tawala, decided to take things to the next level. The medical specialist at King Khalid Hospital in Saudi Arabia decided to utilize Snapchat to help people that are in need of medical consultation but can’t go (or afford to go) to hospitals.     Al-Tawala offers […]

Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Just Welcomed Its Cutest Visitor

Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Just Welcomed Its Cutest Visitor

  If you ever visited the United Arab Emirates, then you must have visited Burj Khalifa, Dubai Miracle Garden and Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque — specifically, the latter. Many celebrities in the past few years have flocked towards the mosque when visiting this part of the region, from Selena Gomez to Kendall Jenner and Gigi […]

VIDEO: UAE Ministry of Interior Warns Youth About Dangers of Social Media

VIDEO: UAE Ministry of Interior Warns Youth About Dangers of Social Media

  With TV shows such as Catfish, Black Mirror and 13 Reasons Why, more and more people are being exposed to the dangers of social media and technology — if used in the wrong way.   In a new video released by the United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Interior, young residents are being warned to […]

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