Yamli Releases Enterprise Version Of Arabic Query Expander

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

Yamli, the company that brought us products like the Smart Arabic Keyboard and Yamli Arabic Search, is releasing an enterprise version of the technology being used for Yamli Arabic Search in the form of a product they’re calling Arabic Query Expander. The new service provides a solution for search and data normalization problems when it [...]

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 [...]

Folowen Releases Public Beta With New Features

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

Folowen, the social media search tool that aggregates social profiles of people and organization’s on several social media sites into one search result, and that was previously covered here, has just gone into public beta. The tool makes it easier for users to follow a person or organization’s social web; be it a Facebook profile, page, group, [...]

Folowen, A New Social Media Search Tool (Private Beta Invites)

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

folowen is a new social media search tool that just went live in private beta and enables users to search for the social profiles of different people and organizations on several social media sites, returning all found profiles in one search result. The aim is to make it simpler for anyone to find and follow [...]

Damrej, A New Local Thematic Web Search Engine

Monday, April 13th, 2009

Damrej is a newly launched thematic search engine developed to make it easier for users to look for different items they want to buy online, special offers, cars, properties, jobs and more. Damrej takes a local approach, and has been launched for Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Libya and Egypt for the time being; with versions for [...]

Zaad, A Specialized Palestinian Directory Search Engine

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

Zaad is a local Palestinian directory search engine that serves up search results from specialized databases, currently covering the Palestinian private sector and NGO sector databases. Zaad enables users to enter information about their company or association directly to the site’s database, and update it as frequently as they need to. Details submitted to the search [...]

Yamli Launches New Smart Arabic Search Engine Features

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

Yamli, the startup based in Cambridge, MA, that is funded by ex-Googlers, and that specializes in smart transliteration technologies for the Arabic Web, just unveiled its new search engine that allows users to easily search Arabic content in all its forms. Various studies show that transliterated Arabic content is ubiquitous due to a large portion of Arabic [...]

Araby Search Engine Launches Redesign And New Features

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

Arabic search engine “Araby“, which is a subsidiary of Maktoob Group, just launched a new design and a number of new functionalities and services to make it easier for users to reach what they’re looking for faster. Among the new services is a thematic search feature, where the most used keywords on Araby are grouped [...]

Ayna Launches Beta Of Online Map Service for the Middle East & North Africa

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

A few days ago, Arab search engine Ayna launched a beta version of Ayna Maps, a service that provides interactive maps of places and businesses for all major Arab capitals in the Middle East and North Africa region. Ayna is one of the first Arabic search engines in the region, and now aims to grow [...]

New And Improved Version Of Araby Directory

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Towards the end of 2007, Arabic search engine “Araby” bought popular Arab website directory “Eyoon” in order to integrate it as a service of Araby; Araby Directory was officially launched in early 2008. The goal behind Araby Directory is to add the number of useful services for Araby users, as well as grow the user [...]

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