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Mobily Developers Forum

Mobily announced the launch of Mobily Developers Forum, a project that aims to improve Arabic content and help promote smartphone apps made by local developers. Abdul Aziz on the Arabic edition of SaudiMac contacted the Mobily Developer Forum and this is their reply regarding financial details: If you submitted your application under our App account, we will advertise for it, ...

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Apple Fourth Quarter Q4 2010 Announcement

Apple will announce their financial results for the fourth fiscal quarter (Q4 2010) next Monday and will hold a conference call after that. The conference call will be held Monday October 18th 2:00 pm PDT, midnight Saudi Arabia time. And you can listen live by visiting the Apple Q4 2010 earnings webcast page. Source: FY 10 Fourth Quarter Results Conference ...

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Exclusive: Sibawayh, the Arabic Digital Bookstore

During this year’s GITEX show, Quadical is offering a sneak peak of their upcoming Sibawayh electronic bookstore. A Sibawayh iOS App will be released soon as well. Quadical has issued the following press release: Quadical @ GITEX 2010 Dubai, UAE: October 17, 2010 With the launch of GITEX Dubai 2010, Quadical Inc. is presenting an exclusive sneak peek at its ...

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FaceTime with iPod touch not listed on Apple’s Middle East pages

According to a previous post, iPod touch units sold by Arab Computers and carry the model numbers MC547AB, MC540AB and MC544AB has FaceTime disabled. And now the Apple Saudi Arabia iPod touch page confirmed that. The same goes to the other Middle East countries: UAE, Egypt, Jordan and Qatar. On these countries only Retina display, HD Video Recoding and Game ...

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Game Changers: Steve Jobs [video]

Bloomberg has posted a profile on Steve Jobs in a 48 minute video aired a few days ago and now it’s available on their website. You can watch the video on Bloomberg’s website: Bloomberg Game Changers: Steve Jobs. We heard complaints that that there are problems playing that video so we provided a mirror of that video that you can ...

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New MobileMe Calendar Available to All Members

Apple has announced that the new MobileMe Calendar is now available for all MobileMe subscribers. MobileMe Calendar service allows you to synchronize calendars between your Mac and iOS devices. The calendar is also available on me.com. To start using the new MobileMe Calendar log in me.com/calendar and click Upgrade Now located at the lower left of your screen. If you’re ...

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Mobily released an HSPA+ portable hotspot

Mobily has launched a new HSPA+ (Evolved HSPA) modem in Saudi Arabia. Mobily’s HSPA+ network offers 21mbps connection as long as you’re in the right area. The new HSPA+ modem is a “Connect Mini Wi-Fi”, it’s similar to the Novatel MiFi, a battery powered mobile access point for your HSPA connection. Prices are 649SR for 1GB package, 749SR for 5GB ...

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Apple to host Back to the Mac event on October 20th

Apple has announced that they will hold a special media event next Wednesday October 20th. The event is title “Back to the Mac” and Apple will preview the next version of operating system for the Mac. This is the first Mac related event in 2010 as Apple has been concentrating on iOS devices (iPad, iPhone and iPod touch). Arabic version ...

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Finally Confirmed: iPhone 4 from Saudi Telecom Company

The Saudi Telecommunication Company (STC) has opened their official iPhone 4 page on their website. With that they finally confirmed that they are an authorized carrier for the iPhone in Saudi Arabia. Confirming what we reported 3 months ago. For now you can register and you will be notified whenever they release the iPhone 4. This does not look like ...

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Apple Improves UK iPhone 4 Shipping To 2 Weeks

Unlocked iPhone 4 units sold by the Apple Online UK store are now dispatched within 2 weeks, a reduction from the usual 3 weeks. The improvement is not as good as the US store though (5-7 days). This is a good time to buy an iPhone 4 and ship it to Saudi Arabia using Aramex as these iPhone 4 models ...

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