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Influencers Cheer for Egypt’s National Team

Top influencers called on their followers to support Egypt's national team ahead of the 2017 Cup of African Nations in an anonymous campaign using the hashtag #شجع_مصر_تكسب (cheer for...
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Huawei Nova Plus Triggers Egypt’s True Potential

The young artist sprays Cairo’s walls with brisk colors creating three dimensional graffiti murals, while the bold young woman drives a race car crossing...
Egypt's Employment News Bulletin (Feb 5 - 9)

Egypt’s Employment News Bulletin (Feb 5 – 9)

Each week Digital Boom posts available positions within the marketing and advertising industry in collaboration with Wuzzuf.com. Email lina@adigitalboom.com with the details of your vacancies by 5.00pm...
Dorra Endorses Juhayna Pure’s Pomegranate

Dorra Endorses Juhayna Pure’s Pomegranate

Tunisian actress Dorra Zarouk joined Juhayna Pure as a brand ambassador, making her appearance at the kick-off event of the new Pomegranate flavor. “Proud to...

El3ab.com unleashes its new portal, receives EGP 2M investment from...

El3ab, Egypt’s classic gaming hub, relaunches its portal with more games and with its first ever app based game “Estimation Kings,” with investment from...
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Instagram Rolls Out Live Stories Globally

The photo-sharing platform Instagram has make its live stories feature available to its community globally — a new way to connect with friends and followers. To go live, just...
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Beyonce breaks Instagram’s record for the most liked photo

Beyonce's pregnancy of twins announcement has broken the record for most liked photo on Instagram ever, hitting 7.6 million likes in less than 24 hours (and counting).
Brands Stop Sponsoring Maria Sharapova over Failed Drug Test Results

Brands Stop Sponsoring Maria Sharapova over Failed Drug Test Results

Nike and TAG Heuer dropped sponsorship of Maria Sharapova, and Porsche suspended all activities with the famous tennis player until details of her failed...
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YouTube Launches Aflam Arabic Movies Library

Youtube Aflam is a movie library, aggregating Egyptian cinema classics from different official channels in one organized channel. Aggregation is a smart way to create a movies library on youtube. It's...
Snapchat to open its Middle East office in Dubai this November

Snapchat to open its Middle East office in Dubai this November

Social media network Snapchat is set to enter the Middle East region with the opening of an office in Dubai. The office, which is...
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Nogoum FM Tops All Radio Stations Globally

July 2014, Nogoum FM has been recognized as NUMBER ONE radio station worldwide with +4 million likes on Facebook. Nogoum FM online team has been able to help the...

Huawei partners with Truecaller, Facebook releases ‘Lifestage’, YouTube ‘Backstage’, more

Facebook craziness had no end, the company released a new mobile app called "Lifestage" targeting teenagers, Huawei Honor 8's users will have a built-in truecaller...
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No NOC, No BAN Period, Qatar’s Sponsor System ‘Kafala’ Officially ‘Abolished’

Qatar has completed the preparation for the regulations of the law regulating the entry and exit of expatriates and it will come into effect...

El Ott, Amr Waked at Abu Dhabi Film Festival

Monday, October, 27th. Amr Waked's El Ott made its world premiere in the Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2014, to be the only Egyptian film...
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Vodafone Ousts Etisalat Egypt as Al Ahly’s Sponsor

Al Ahly Football Club signed a three-year sponsorship deal with Vodafone, replacing Etisalat’s logo on the team’s red t-shirt starting next season. Etisalat Egypt has...
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Major brands pull ads from Riham Saeed

Riham Saeed’s television talk show ‘Sabaya Al Khair’ lost 18 major sponsors and advertisers today following a storm of criticism on social media for...
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WhatsApp to end support for millions of phones in 2017

  World's most popular messaging app, WhatsApp has some tough decisions and it's really bad news for many people. The Facebook-owned company, WhatsApp announced that its mobile app...
Orange replaces Mobinil

Orange replaces Mobinil as rebranding hits final stages

Mobinil's logo is officially down from the company's headquarters as Orange continues to roll out its rebranding plans Saturday, killing off Egypt's 18-year-old first mobile operator brand. The name change is...

Careem Officially Integrates Water-Travel Option to its Application

Cairo, November 24th, 2016 -- Careem has announced a new collaboration with the “WATER TAXI” service today, offering a new “car-type” that allows clients...
Wael Fakharany joins Careem as Managing Director Egypt and Senior VP

Wael Fakharany joins Careem as Managing Director Egypt and Senior VP

Wael Fakharany joined Careem as Managing Director Egypt and Senior Vice President Government Relationship, after 16 years of leadership positions with Google Egypt, MEA, Emitac Group, 3Com and Wireless Dynamics. https://twitter.com/mowael/status/771314948601368576 Wael joined Google in 2008,...
Facebook Introduces New Tools to Help Control Your Information

Facebook Introduces New Tools to Help Control Your Information

Dubai, UAE, 26th January 2017 –  Facebook announced today the launch of the Privacy Basics site, a new resource that makes it easier for...
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Instagram now lets you save posts to revisit later

Facebook's Instagram has released a new feature which enables users to save posts for later, right from the feed. The feature was first introduced...
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Kijamii Wins Netflix Middle East Pitch

Dubai, January 6, 2016 – Kijamii has been appointed by Netflix as its digital media network in the Middle East. Kijamii will be responsible for media planning & buying, digital...
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Amr Diab Was Hacked On Twitter!

Amr Diab's Facebook page has announced that his twitter account has been hijacked by anonymous and now tweeting political.
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Starbucks Christmas Cups Spark Heated Controversy

Trees, snowflakes, snowman, and santa went missing from Starbucks Christmas plain red cups this season sparking a social media frenzy with thousands of controversial conversations coming...
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Snickers latest in-store campaign pulled off the shelves in Saudi

In Saudi? Feeling hungry? You may have to wait a little longer to grab a bite of your favorite Snickers. The snack brand, which...
A Look Back at UBER Egypt in 2016: Top Driver, Riders and More Data

A Look Back at UBER Egypt in 2016: Top Driver, Riders and More Data

Cairo remains UBER’s fastest growing city across EMEA region, the company reached over 40,000 drivers a month, from 2000 at the same time last year. UBER...
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Instagram launches Live video and messages

Instagram rolled out two big new features, live video on Instagram Stories and disappearing photos and videos for groups and friends in Instagram Direct.. Putting...
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Sky Sports offers more ways than ever to follow Deadline Day

As the January transfer window reaches its final hours, Sky Sports News HQ will offer more ways than ever before for football fans to stay up to date with the latest breaking news.
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Mohamed Omar joins Twitter MENA as Egypt Country Consultant

Mohamed Omar, formerly Digital Managing Editor at Sarmady (a Vodafone company), has joined Twitter MENA as Egypt Country Consultant, he announced Friday. https://twitter.com/MohamedOmar/status/731087332737204224 Omar’s main responsibilities...
Careem Announces Surprise Integration of 42,000 White Taxis in Egypt, New white taxis are seen on a road in downtown Cairo

Careem Announces Surprise Integration of 42,000 White Taxis in Egypt

New service to be launched after Eid Al Adha as a dispatching service with a nominal fee. Careem announced today their plans for integrating more...
Facebook now accepts payments in Egyptian pound

Facebook now accepts payments in Egyptian pound

Egyptian digital advertisers can now choose to pay for facebook ads in the local currency (EGP). The social network has added the Egyptian pound to its accepted...
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Careem Deploys Free Rescue Rides Post Cathedral Attack, Uber Joins Forces

Careem Egypt has launched a new nationwide initiative, offering free rides to all hospitals in Egypt for blood donation, in light of today's explosion inside...
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Hatem Dowidar joins Etisalat Group as chief operating officer

Hatem Dowidar joined Etisalat Group in Abu Dahabi, UAE as (COO) Chief Operating Officer, after 16 years of leadership positions with Vodafone Egypt, Vodafone Malta, and Vodafone Group. Hatem joined...
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YouTube Reactivates Amr Diab’s Channel

The video-sharing website YouTube reactivated Amr Diab's channel few minutes ago after a sudden termination yesterday. It's still unclear why YouTube removed and reactivated the channel in less than...
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At least 25 killed in blast inside Cairo’s Coptic cathedral

An explosion inside Cairo's Coptic cathedral killed at least 25 people, most of them women, and injured 49, Egypt's state television said. Security sources told...

Update: Facebook lifts 20% text overlay image restrictions for UK, Ireland...

Digital marketers in the UK and Ireland are now getting their ads Facebook-approved regardless of the amount of text they're using as the social...
Watch Dubai New Year's Eve fireworks live on Twitter

Watch Dubai New Year’s Eve fireworks live on Twitter

Twitter announced today that they are partnering with global property developer Emaar to live-stream the New Year’s Eve firework displays in Dubai. The live stream will...
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WhatsApp adds secure video calling amid privacy concerns

One of the world’s most popular means of communication, WhatsApp, is adding fully encrypted video calling to its messaging app on Monday, a move...

Snow in Egypt for the first time in 100 years!

On 13th of Dec, 2014, Egyptians wake up to find social networks filled with photos of snow covering different areas of the country, for...
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Nobel Prize-winning Egyptian scientist Ahmed Zewail dies at 70

Nobel Prize-winning Egyptian chemist Ahmed Zewail died on Tuesday in the United States at the age of 70. Ahmed Zewail was awarded the 1999 Nobel...
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Top global moments, live videos on Facebook in 2016

Facebook has released its top moments of 2016 in its Year in Review list, which highlights the most talked about stories, events, and trends...
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Monetize Your Digital Product Through T-Pay

T-Pay is a new online payment method, introduced to the MENA region. T-Pay enables users to pay for their online memberships, apps, in app-purchases, online...
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Breaking News website, app are shutting down

Breaking News website and mobile app will stop providing updates and alerts on Dec. 31. The parent company, NBC News, has decided to shut down the...
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Nile FM reaches two million followers on Twitter

On Thursday, Cairo based radio station Nile FM reached two million followers on Twitter – making it the most followed radio station account in...
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Coca Cola becomes the first brand to get its emoji on...

Coca Cola became the first brand to get a branded emoji on twitter. The Coca-Cola emoji featuring two Coke bottles clinking when using the hashtag...
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hug digital Launches New Research Department in MENA

Cairo, Egypt - hug digital, one of fastest growing digital marketing agencies in the MENA region (with 95 staff and 4 offices), has launched a...
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Facebook’s testing a new layout design for pages

Facebook is testing a new layout design for pages, which adds three columns to pages layout, aiming to make information more accessible and organized for visiting-users. Here's a list...

Facebook Messenger builds a new in-app camera for Snapchat-style selfies

Facebook Messenger rolled out a new in-app camera that includes features like facial masks, photo filters and stickers. See Also: 📸 Instagram reaches 600 million users...
Facebook lifts 20% text overlay image restrictions globally

Facebook lifts 20% text overlay image restrictions for all

Your ads are Facebook-approved regardless of the amount of text used, as facebook has dropped it’s 20% text overlay rule for all marketeers globally. The update was first...

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