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Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque in Naqsh-e Jahan Square, Isfahan, Iran. Image Credit: Shutterstock

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10 major languages Google Translate needs and where you can find them now

From India to Ethiopia, Google is challenged by a few apps, independent websites and even Microsoft in the free machine translation game.
Sep 22, 2016

It’s 2014 and the Internet is shutting down

WhatsApp's restriction in Iran is part of a growing worldwide trend
May 05, 2014

News

5 examples of entrepreneurs and engineers banned from the US under Trump’s immigration order

Trump’s executive order, despite a stay from a New York federal court on his temporary ban, has shaken the American startup ecosystem in a major way
Jan 29, 2017
The General Authority of Civil Aviation was hit hard by the hackers. Photo Credit: GACA

Saudi government computers fried by ‘Shamoon 2’ malware

No one has claimed or assigned responsibility yet and Iran is, as usual, the main suspect
Dec 03, 2016

Iranian startup Snapp scoops up $22.3 million investment from ZA-based MTN to boost ride-sharing in the Islamic Republic

South African MTN was the sole investor, expanding its already pervasive interests in Iran's telecommunications industry
Oct 10, 2016

Security

Photo credit: DroneShield

3 anti-drone weapons being deployed now in the battle for Mosul that you should know about

The battlefield is going hi-tech. This is how soldiers in Iraq are countering the threat of drones
Mar 26, 2017

Anti-aircraft guns open fire on drone in Tehran no-fly zone

Video posted to social media shows Iranian security forces attempting to blast a reported drone out of the air over the city. What is tech’s answer to the threat of [Read More...]
Jan 17, 2017
The General Authority of Civil Aviation was hit hard by the hackers. Photo Credit: GACA

Saudi government computers fried by ‘Shamoon 2’ malware

No one has claimed or assigned responsibility yet and Iran is, as usual, the main suspect
Dec 03, 2016

Lists

Indian Muslim Entrepreneurs Network co-founder Tausif Malik stands with the inaugural participants of the national Muslim Spelling Bee in the US

Towards a global Muslim startup ecology: 11 most innovative Asian Muslim startups

This article was written by Dustin Craun, founder and executive editor of Ummah Wide.
Feb 12, 2016

Transportation

Iranian startup Snapp scoops up $22.3 million investment from ZA-based MTN to boost ride-sharing in the Islamic Republic

South African MTN was the sole investor, expanding its already pervasive interests in Iran's telecommunications industry
Oct 10, 2016