Daryoush is a guest writer at TechRasa. He is an e-commerce specialist currently living in Toronto, Canada. He has founded an indie video game company and is an entrepreneur passionate about bringing new and exciting ideas to Iranian startups.
There is an increase in social media channels aiming to make mobile shopping easier. Recently, Facebook introduced the ability to sell directly on a page by using Shopify, a popular e-commerce platform, and now Instagram Shopping will soon allow consumers to shop for products directly in the app.
Nokia mobile phones are expected to be officially available in Iran once again. HMD Global, the Finnish company which now has the exclusive rights of Nokia phones is hoping to be able to take a share of the mobile phone market in Iran.
Wikipedia has a fast growing competitor now, and it’s called Everipedia. The website, as the founders call it is a "thugged-out Wikipedia" which is a crowdsourced encyclopedia and knowledge aggregator. Here’s TechRasa’s interview with two of the co-founders of Everipedia.