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Reserve and Win an Apple iPad in Saudi Arabia

Now you can win an iPad in Saudi Arabia. Simply go to Itechia‘s website and fill the form to reserve one, there is a chance that you will win it. The Apple iPad was announced by Steve Jobs late January and the WiFi version should be released by the end of March 2010. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac.net.

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Free early registration for Macworld Expo 2011

Early registration for next year’s Macworld Expo has begun. Expo begins 27th January 2011, Conference starts 25th January 2011 and both end on January 29th 2011. Macworld Expo 2011 will be held in San Fransisco. If you register before 8th of March 2010 then you can attend the expo for free. Make sure to register by following this link. Arabic ...

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Steve Jobs: Mobile Personality of the Year

Steve Jobs has won Mobile Personality of the Year award at the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona. The award is presented to award “the contributions of individuals, established names, new thinkers, and rising starts, across the global industry and leaders of other industries that have contributed to the growth and convergence of mobile during the last year.” The nominees ...

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Nokia Now Comes With Music

Had the pleasure to be invited by Nokia to attend the Comes With Music event in Beirut, Lebanon. Where Nokia introduced their new fresh take on how to consume music. To make it simple, if you buy a Nokia device (like the upcoming Nokia X6) that has the “Comes With Music” logo on it, you will get unlimited number of ...

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Saudi Designed App Wins Best App Awards

2Do, a productivity iPhone/iPod touch app designed by Bandar Raffah, has won 2 awards in the 2009 Best App Ever Awards organized by 148Apps.com. 2Do won the Best Time Management App and Best App for Parents awards. 2Do was also in the second place for Best App Ever, Best Visual Design and Best Productivity Enhancer awards. In addition to an ...

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Mobily iPhone 3G/3GS tethering now available for free

As promised by Mobily’s CIO, iPhone tethering is now available in Saudi Arabia by Mobily. The service is free to activate, usual data rates apply. Make sure to download the latest carrier settings via iTunes: connect the iPhone, click “Check for Update”, you should get a dialog similar to this: To enable tethering go to Settings, General, Network, Internet Tethering, ...

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Apple releases Aperture 3

Apple has released Aperture 3. Aperture is Apple’s professional photography application. Aperture 3 has over 200 new features which includes: Face recognition with Faces. Sorting by location using Places. Brushes for image adjustment. Sorting in Projects. Adjustments Presets for easy effects. 15 Quick Brushes. Slideshow improvements. Aperture 3 now supports 64-bit for Intel Core 2 Duo under Snow Leopard. Aperture ...

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Mobily CIO: iPhone tethering coming this February

Mobily’s CIO (Chief information officer) Mr. Medhat Amer announced on twitter that Tethering is coming to the iPhone this month (February 2010). Tethering was introduced in iPhone OS 3.0 but iPhone OS 3.1 disabled the tethering trick. The only way to get tethering on the iPhone is either jailbreaking or waiting for an official update from Mobily. We will post ...

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Arabic on the iPad

Update (September 16): Official Arabic support in the iPad with iOS 4.2. Screen shots included. Update (September 3): iPad to get Arabic support with iOS 4.2 in November. After the announcement of the iPad, Apple has released the latest version of the iPhone SDK to include support for the iPad. I got the chance to try it this morning. Arabic ...

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Apple announces the “iPad”

Steve Jobs has just announced Apple’s latest product, the iPad. The Apple iPad is 1.5 pounds and have a 9.7″ screen. More updates soon. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac.net.

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