Technology & Social Media

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10 Signs Your Instagram Addiction Needs to Really, Really Stop

10 Signs Your Instagram Addiction Needs to Really, Really Stop

By Madonna Victor   Instagram is cool, but sometimes the addiction gets out of control and all hell breaks loose.     You have at least 3 photo editing applications on your phone     “Elmawdo3 kbeer awe.”     When you hear the word “vacation” the first thing that comes to your mind is […]

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Mohamed Alarefe, one of the most popular Muslim scholars in the world — racking up 17.9 million followers on Twitter — has just posted a tweet on how girls should only wear simple abayas with no embroidery.     The tweet read: “Young girl, don’t buy a abaya that has any kind of embroidery on […]

How to Protect Your Phone at the Beach This Summer 101

How to Protect Your Phone at the Beach This Summer 101

If there is one thing more annoying than a mosquito buzz at night, it is sand stuck in your gadgets for years. The beach has made it clear that it is not technology friendly. Gadgets always get wet, sandy and sticky and you always spend your quality time cleaning, dusting and panicking.   Here are […]

Ahmed Magdy’s Unexplained Instagram Poses Received Photoshop Of The Year

Ahmed Magdy’s Unexplained Instagram Poses Received Photoshop Of The Year

by Karine El-Tantawy

  One of Egypt’s finest young actors has been the man of the hour this Ramadan. With two major roles in two of the biggest show this year, “Le23la Se3r” and La Totfe2 El Shams”, Magdy is everywhere on social media. One thing fans have been going nonstop about is his peculiar poses on Instagram. […]

Storeleaks: The App That Will Change Dubai’s Eid Shopping Game

Storeleaks: The App That Will Change Dubai’s Eid Shopping Game

by Farah Andil

Whether you follow the latest fashion trends or you drag your feet every six months to buy a new pair of jeans, shopping is essential whether you’re a shopaholic or not. However, it requires a lot of time and energy to find the perfect item, especially during Eid when every store is crowded with shoppers […]

These Iftar Pictures in War-Ravaged Syria Will Break Your Heart and Warm It at the Same Time

These Iftar Pictures in War-Ravaged Syria Will Break Your Heart and Warm It at the Same Time

by Farah Andil

Striking images of residents in the besieged town of Douma having Iftar on a colorful table surrounded by the destruction that has taken Syria by storm- a suburb in the Syrian capital Damascus – have went viral.   The Iftar feast was organized by a Syrian NGO which was founded in 2012 to aid affected […]

Flying Taxis Are Officially Coming to Dubai Soon

Flying Taxis Are Officially Coming to Dubai Soon

It’s official, flying taxis are coming to Dubai at the end of 2017! The actual concept of flying taxis that we have always seen in sci-fi movies will be a reality in the emirate, much sooner than anyone predicted.     Earlier this year, Dubai’s RTA announced that they would be launching a fleet of […]

VIDEO: AUC Student Gives the Most Inspirational and Realistic Commencement Speech

VIDEO: AUC Student Gives the Most Inspirational and Realistic Commencement Speech

A commencement speech marks your college career’s last and final memory. It is a speech that puts your work for the past four or five years into perspective; those few words have the power to inspire the entirety of a graduating class, and give them hope for a brighter future.   Sometimes a commencement speech […]

The World’s Most Prominent Religious Leaders Call for Religious Tolerance

The World’s Most Prominent Religious Leaders Call for Religious Tolerance

By: Farah Andil

With religious tensions everywhere around us, intolerance and general sentiment of hate have become more than just commonplace. This inspired the world’s most prominent religious leaders to make a joint statement that encouraged people around the world to make friends across religions.   This arose from the belief that friendship and getting introduced to other […]

Meet the Phone That Is Elevating the Selfie Game

Meet the Phone That Is Elevating the Selfie Game

In this day and age, selfies are no longer just a way of taking pictures, they have become a way of making memories, a mode of self – expression and a means of communication.   We here at Scoop Empire, firmly believe in the power of selfies, which is why we were over the moon […]