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iOS 6.1 beta 3 Enables Zain 4G LTE on iPad mini and iPad 4

Apple released iOS 6.1 beta 3 to developers today. The update enabled 4G LTE on iPad minis and 4th gen iPads on Zain’s 4G network. Zain’s 4G LTE band (band 3 or 1800Mhz) is supported on most global iPad 4 (model A1460) and iPad mini (model A1455) units as well as iPhone 5 (model A1429). Attached is a screenshot of ...

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iPhone 5 to be Launched in the Middle East this Month

Apple has announced that the iPhone 5 will officially launch in a significant number of countries on Friday December 14th. Including the following Middle Eastern countries: Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait and Qatar. Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and others will get it Friday December 21st. As far as we know only Zain Saudi Arabia will support 4G LTE ...

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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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iPhone 5 (and iPad 4, iPad mini) Will Support Zain 4G LTE in Saudi Arabia

With the most recent beta for iOS 6.1 Apple has enabled 4G LTE in the iPhone 5 for more carriers including Zain Saudi and UAE’s Du. After installing iOS 6.1 beta 2 Enable LTE will appear in Settings General Cellular if you’re using a SIM card with a supported 4G LTE network (Zain uses 1800Mhz). I managed to test Zain ...

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STC Ends iPhone 5 Registration After Violating Apple Marketing Guidelines

Update: A source confirms that STC was ordered to remove the registration page by Apple. As STC has “violated Apple’s marketing guidelines”. Hours after opening a registration page for the iPhone 5, STC has decided to abruptly end the registration and remove the form from their website. We will keep you up to date whenever the page returns. You can ...

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STC Begins iPhone 5 Registration

The Saudi Telecom Company has started taking “registrations” for the upcoming iPhone 5 release in Saudi Arabia. To register simply fill the form on STC’s website. [Thanks Abdulrhman.] You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Follow SaudiMac updates on App.net, Twitter and Facebook.

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Apple Changes Saudi and UAE App Store Currencies to Local Currency

Apple has changed the currency for the Saudi Arabia App Store from United States Dollars to Saudi Riyals. A few examples: a $0.99 app now costs SR 3.69 and a $19.99 now costs SR 74.99. The change happened with the UAE App Store and Dirhams. Other Arab countries still has US$ for their app prices. You can find the author ...

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Saudi Telecom Update MySTC to 1.1.1

STC release today the update for it’s app MySTC ver. 1.1.1 the release fix the issue with arabic user names not able to login . Update details from the app page : Universal App now supports iPhone plus all-new iPad design. Retina Display support for new iPad. Added interactive charts to help keep track of your usage. Enhanced Qitaf design. ...

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STC Release My STC 1.1 With IPad Support

Saudi Telecom Company Release today the Update to their iPhone app “My STC” version 1.1 which include a huge update. The following is what was listed on the App Page as changes : 1. Universal App now supports iPhone plus all-new iPad design. 2. Retina Display support for new iPad. 3. Added interactive charts to help keep track of your ...

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iPhone 4S Price Reduced by STC

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has dropped the price of the iPhone 4S. The new pre-paid prices according to an SMS the company sent are: iPhone 4S 16GB 2499 SR iPhone 4S 32GB 2899 SR iPhone 4S 64GB 3249 SR All iPhones sold by STC and Mobily are unlocked and has FaceTime disabled. Packages and plans has been updated as well: ...

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