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Free iOS and Android Development Course in Riyadh

STC and Badir program for technology incubators has announced a number of free development courses in the following topics: iOS Development Android Development Unity 3D Engine Development The courses are available for men and women. Each course is 2 weeks and available for 3 months. Courses will be held in Riyadh. Details from STC’s website: The STC Developer training initiative ...

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Unnecessary Restrictions Imposed on Free Android Apps

Last week Google added “Paid Android Market” access to 99 countries excluding major tech markets in the Middle East such as Saudi Arabia, UAE and Egypt. These countries were left with the “free global Android Market” which includes most free Android apps (but no first party Google apps such as Gmail, Google Maps). Staring today many popular free Android apps ...

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Android Market in 131 Countries Except Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt

Google recently added support for paid Android apps (and first party app access) to 99 countries bringing the total of countries supporting the full Android Market to 131, beating Apple’s 90 countries in global reach. Middle Eastern countries such as Oman, Bahrain, Morocco and more still has no Apple App Store. Unlike Apple’s App Store the Android Market limits visitors ...

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Mobily App Developers Conference

Mobily will hold a smartphone app developers conference tomorrow Monday 16th in Riyadh The event will be held at halls D and E in Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Registration is on location. You can follow the event on Twitter using the tag: #mobilydevday Here is the developer conference agenda: 08:00 – 09:00 Registration 09:00 ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab for 2,850 SR from Mobily

Mobily has released the Samsung Galaxy Tab Android tablet in the Saudi market after an initial delay. The Galaxy Tab is sold for 2,850 SR with 5GB free data plan for 3 months, an offer better than STC’s (2,949 SR with only 250MB for 6 months). Mobily announced the availability of the Samsung Galaxy Tab via an SMS message, the ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Quietly Launched in Saudi Arabia

According to a GM from STC on Twitter, the Saudi Telecom Company has started selling the Samsung Galaxy Tab Android 7-inch tablet in Saudi Arabia. Arabic is supported, but the official Arabic support in Android is still missing. Samsung Galaxy Tab is sold for SR 2,949 with free 6 months of 250MB/month which is weird considering how STC offered 1 ...

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Google Docs Adds Editing on Mobile Devices

It is now possible to easily edit your documents on Google Docs directly from your iPad or iPhone. Here’s a video from Google demonstrating this feature: Just visit Google Docs on your mobile device then click Edit while viewing the document. You can also create new documents. This feature of Google Docs is supported on the following mobile devices: Android ...

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Galaxy Tab released first in the region before iPad

Both VIVA Kuwait and VIVA Bahrain announced the official availability of Samsung’s Galaxy Tab tablet in the Middle East. However VIVS’s partner in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Telecom Company – STC, did not announce anything. The Arabic VIVA Kuwait’s press release included comments on how the Galaxy Tab is designed to support Arabic while the English press release had no mention ...

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MobileSoft company for developing iPhone and smartphone apps

MobileSOFT, a new company specializing in developing apps for smartphone devices such as the iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry and Symbian. MobileSOFT’s announcement: MobileSOFT Intl Ltd. is a Saudi based company that designs and develops apps for a variety of smart mobile devices including Android, iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Symbian and Windows Mobile. Bringing 40+ years of accumulative experiences with ...

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An iPhone development company in Saudi Arabia

Integrated Applications is a new Saudi company that design and develop apps for a variety of mobile devices including iPhone, iPad (and other iOS devices), Android, Blackberry, Symbian and Windows Mobile. A first of its kind in the region. They are currently signed with a couple of acclaimed clients. I was told of one of their clients, a well known ...

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