The best 2019 flagship Android phones that are still worth buying in 2020 in the UAE

2020 is shaping up to be a very mixed year for flagship phones, with impressive spec sheets and features coming at a major cost. Fortunately, there were loads of fantastic flagships launched last year that are still worth considering today! Here are the best 2019 flagship phones you should still consider buying in 2020 andContinue reading “The best 2019 flagship Android phones that are still worth buying in 2020 in the UAE”

“Order Food” via Instagram stickers now in the US, will that happen in MENA?

Yes, you can now order food for delivery or takeout through Instagram. The next time a restaurant posts a video of some lust-worthy food on Instagram, you may be able to have it delivered in a couple of clicks. The social media app has partnered with the ChowNow food ordering platform in the US to create anContinue reading ““Order Food” via Instagram stickers now in the US, will that happen in MENA?”

Is TikTok for pedophiles and underage children?

As a strategist, my job is to recommend platforms and new inventions to clients, one of the struggles is when you get affirmative feedback that says: “WE CAN’T BE ON TIKTOK, IT IS FOR PEDOPHILES AND UNDERAGE CHILDREN”. So, I prepared this document to explain or debunk the “myth” – If you like it, findContinue reading “Is TikTok for pedophiles and underage children?”

5 things that will change during and post COVID-19

Many people predict different things – all we have is data and our hunch to depend on. Pessimists will come and say: We’re walking back into the worst recession in centuries. Small business has been wiped out in some sectors. Consumer confidence will be at an all time low. Conspicuous spending will be hard –Continue reading “5 things that will change during and post COVID-19”

Apple App Store celebrates Ramadan and introduces the Arabic interface

Besides releasing the new iPhone SE (received it this Sunday morning) and expanding services to more countries in the MENA region; Apple just embraced Ramadan on the App Store with unique and differentiated experience during the day and at night. As the App Store officially supported the Arabic language since the release of iOS 13, this is the first Ramadan thatContinue reading “Apple App Store celebrates Ramadan and introduces the Arabic interface”

What happened to Universal Studios Dubai, Dubailand and the whole project in 2009?

Ever wondered about that structure of Six Flags and the unfinished operating Motor City? We all knew that Six Flags Dubai was officially cancelled. But what about the half-finished Motor City and the whole Dubailand project? That structure with the Dubailand sign removed and that biker flying in the air next to a space shuttle?Continue reading “What happened to Universal Studios Dubai, Dubailand and the whole project in 2009?”

TikTok logs you in from the web now, so what?

Now this is great news for community managers and marketeers as well, because now you can also upload a video direct from desktop, providing another option to upload more polished, edited content. This week, the platform has added a new login option on its website, meaning you can now access your TikTok account via your desktop PC,Continue reading “TikTok logs you in from the web now, so what?”

That McDonald’s Ad you can’t skip

Leo Burnett Moscow’s hand-washing ad has 120 million views and you’ll appreciate it. Having fun with the skippable (or unskippable) aspects of an ad is a years-old tactic in the world of video advertising, but it’s a gimmick that’s still worth pausing to appreciate when done well. McDonald’s Russia, released this: Made by Leo BurnettContinue reading “That McDonald’s Ad you can’t skip”