Turkey

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Big Data

FindFace, powered by NTechLab, is locked in a staring contest with an angry Twitter

Twitter hates this Russian startup's facial recognition software, apparently with good reason
Dec 22, 2016

Google Translate adds 13 new languages including Kurdish

The new additions bring the total to 103 languages Google Translate now offers, including Pashto and Xhosa. The languages should be up in a few days.
Feb 17, 2016

Kolayik is taking Turkish HR management to the cloud

Reporting from Turkey: This company wants to disrupt how businesses in Turkey handle their human resources
Sep 22, 2015

Entrepreneurship

Eksperin connects new Turkish entrepreneurs with experts for startup success

Getting the right advice can be crucial for a young startup. This platform hopes to connect them with Turkey’s best and brightest experts
Mar 11, 2017
Photo courtesy of the author at SXSW 2016

7 SXSW startups that impressed a Turkish startup enthusiast

And yes, there was a lot of technology, talks, and tacos
Mar 28, 2016
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
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Industry

Lists

Photo courtesy of the author at SXSW 2016

7 SXSW startups that impressed a Turkish startup enthusiast

And yes, there was a lot of technology, talks, and tacos
Mar 28, 2016
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

News

Security

5 reasons why the new Department of Homeland Security rules on electronics are racist and ineffective, but mostly impractical

After the temporary defeat of the “Muslim ban,” the Trump Administration is keeping up the tempo of stupid policies that are likely to hurt US interests and [Read More...]
2 days ago

FindFace, powered by NTechLab, is locked in a staring contest with an angry Twitter

Twitter hates this Russian startup's facial recognition software, apparently with good reason
Dec 22, 2016
ANKARA, TURKEY - JULY 24: Citizens wave Turkish Flags as they gather at Kizilay Square during a demonstration, staged to protest and to show solidarity against Parallel State/Gulenist Terrorist Organization's failed military coup attempt in Ankara, Turkey on July 24, 2016. Photo credit: Emin Sansar/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Israel

Turkey ramps up internet restrictions

WhatsApp, Tor, VPNs, and cloud services singled out as the government tightens on digital communications post-putsch
Nov 06, 2016
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Social Media

FindFace, powered by NTechLab, is locked in a staring contest with an angry Twitter

Twitter hates this Russian startup's facial recognition software, apparently with good reason
Dec 22, 2016
ANKARA, TURKEY - JULY 24: Citizens wave Turkish Flags as they gather at Kizilay Square during a demonstration, staged to protest and to show solidarity against Parallel State/Gulenist Terrorist Organization's failed military coup attempt in Ankara, Turkey on July 24, 2016. Photo credit: Emin Sansar/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Israel

Turkey ramps up internet restrictions

WhatsApp, Tor, VPNs, and cloud services singled out as the government tightens on digital communications post-putsch
Nov 06, 2016

After Lahore glitch, should Facebook get rid of Safety Check?

Facebook hits more stumbling blocks with Safety Check, this time sending messages to unaffected users around the globe
Mar 29, 2016
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Accelerators

A photo of a coworking space in Istanbul. Photo Credit: Kolektif House

Look at Istanbul’s hottest coworking spaces

Discover a few of the city’s best spots to mingle and innovate
Oct 19, 2015

Advertising

CreatorDen team photo. Photo credit: CreatorDen

Turkish startup CreatorDen connects brands with increasingly important stars: social media influencers

This is the story of a company in a nascent startup region innovating in a refreshingly new and growing area of advertising
Dec 27, 2016

eCommerce

The Prisync Team. Photo Credit: PR

This is how Turkey’s Prisync makes businesses more competitive

Their automated price tracking service allows clients to beat out the competition
Oct 29, 2015

Events

Photo courtesy of the author at SXSW 2016

7 SXSW startups that impressed a Turkish startup enthusiast

And yes, there was a lot of technology, talks, and tacos
Mar 28, 2016

Internet

ANKARA, TURKEY - JULY 24: Citizens wave Turkish Flags as they gather at Kizilay Square during a demonstration, staged to protest and to show solidarity against Parallel State/Gulenist Terrorist Organization's failed military coup attempt in Ankara, Turkey on July 24, 2016. Photo credit: Emin Sansar/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Israel

Turkey ramps up internet restrictions

WhatsApp, Tor, VPNs, and cloud services singled out as the government tightens on digital communications post-putsch
Nov 06, 2016

Policy

ANKARA, TURKEY - JULY 24: Citizens wave Turkish Flags as they gather at Kizilay Square during a demonstration, staged to protest and to show solidarity against Parallel State/Gulenist Terrorist Organization's failed military coup attempt in Ankara, Turkey on July 24, 2016. Photo credit: Emin Sansar/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Israel

Turkey ramps up internet restrictions

WhatsApp, Tor, VPNs, and cloud services singled out as the government tightens on digital communications post-putsch
Nov 06, 2016