Launches Classifieds For Advertising & Media Pros

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011, the specialized online community for advertising and media professionals in the Middle East with over 11,000 members, has launched a free Classifieds service to address the need for sector-specific classifieds listings that provide exposure to a more targeted audience and market. Accordingly, the mediaME Classifieds service focuses on advertising and media related categories. For [...]

All eyes on you, there’s never been a better time to start-up than now

Sunday, July 18th, 2010

Governments support, communities, talent, funds, role models & case studies, cutting edge software n’ tools, and soon, better broadband & higher Internet penetration, and a great deal of awareness/coverage by media. You’ve got it all. Take it back to the days when Web meant that big Blue “e” icon. That’s exactly when we read all [...]

Bayarat, An Arabic Online Media Content Search Engine

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

Bayarat is a new media search engine that was recently launched in its alpha version catering to the Arab world and aiming to make it easier to search for and find Arabic media content online. Bayarat is currently only indexing video content from around the web and across online video sharing portals, with plans to [...]

3alaRasi, A Portal For Comedy Entertainment Content

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

3alaRasi is a Jordanian entertainment portal that features a mix of funny cartoons, caricatures, articles, videos, photos and audio. The portal’s content comes both from in-house productions, as well as content generated and submitted by the site’s users. The site integrates all the regular sharing and social networking features that allow users to create their [...]

The New Media Event, 14-18 December, JW Marriott, Dubai

Monday, September 29th, 2008

The New Media Event is a new event, being organised for the first time in the Middle East, that is dedicated to the growing power of new media and will identify the most important new media tools used by major corporations and organisations around the globe. The event will be taking place from 14 – 18 [...]

ShooFeeTV Free Arab TV Guide Service Officially Launched

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

ShooFeeTV, a free online Arabic television guide, has officially been launched as a useful resource for TV fans, allowing them access to the program grids for the 120 most popular channels, carried by NileSat and ArabSat. ShooFeeTV has been under development for some time now, recently going public with a beta while they ironed out the [...]

Al Jazeera Labs Launched To Showcase New Media Group’s Innovative Developments

Saturday, July 26th, 2008

Al Jazeera recently launched Al Jazeera Labs, a website that showcases some of the most innovative developments coming out of Al Jazeera’s New Media group; including new ways of interaction, and the possibility to get the news anytime, anywhere, anyhow. From the Al Jazeera iPhone and facebook applications, to their podcasts and YouTube channel, to [...]

Shoof TV, Arab Media Group’s Video Sharing Service

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

Shoof TV is an Arab video sharing website, which was intially launched by Arab Media Group, one of the largest media companies in the UAE, back in April 2007. The site’s content is user-generated, with videos submitted from users all over the Middle East. Users can upload files in several popular video formats, with file [...]

Anasheed MouslimTube, Online Islamic Nasheed Repository

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

Anasheed MouslimTube is a new service that is currently in beta that aims to become a repository for Islamic nasheeds, a form of Islamic song that is currently surging in popularity around the Muslim world. The website users can find nasheeds by going through available albums, viewing work by different nasheed artists, picking tags that [...]

iBlog… iMedia Conference Postponed Due To Financial Issues

Saturday, May 17th, 2008

Last month, the iBlog… iMedia conference on consumer generated media was announced, organized by casualPR, a leading PR agency that focuses on blogs and online media. The event was supposed to take place in Amman, Jordan on Sunday June 1st 2008; But has been canceled due to financial issues and lack of funding and support [...]

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