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Hamed Jafari

Hamed Jafari
Hamed is a startup community builder in Tehran. He is passionate in tech, entrepreneurship and innovation. You can reach him at Hamed[at]techrasa.com
According to a recent study, 6 out of 10 Iranians are a member of Telegram messaging app. The study also indicates that 58.4% of Iranians over the age of 18 are using this app. 
Iran May Soon Modify its Copyright Law
Iran’s Minister of Communications and Technology has recently stated that the copyright law in the country should be revised. A new bill on copyright will soon be presented to the Iranian parliament according to Iran’s ICT Minister. 
Competing with Giants: An Example of a Thriving Iranian Startup
Can up-and-coming local startups compete with well-known international tech companies? In this article we’re going to take a look at Dunro, an Iranian location-based app similar to Foursquare. 
Silk Road Startup Pitch Competition
For the first time in Iran, a series of startup pitch competitions will be held in 8 cities of the country in 10 days. The 10 best startups from these cities will be selected to pitch during the finals in Kish Island in front of the local and international jury. Registration for startups is now open.
Google Terminates Iranian Accounts from It Analytics Service
In the past couple of days, a number of Iranian websites have lost their access to Google Analytics. This issue is caused by "a violation of Analytics policies" as Google’s support team has answered. 
3 Popular Social Media Marketing Practices in Iran
You have decided to enter the Iranian market and now you want to gain exposure for your product or service. Here are three social media marketing practices which many companies in Iran are employing. Many of the old advertising schemes are now considered expensive and inefficient. Instead of spending millions...
Mobile Internet
According to the latest statistics by Iran’s Ministry of Communications, mobile internet users in the country have reached to 41 million. 
Top 5 Most Visited Iranian Websites - August 2017
Are you wondering which Iranian websites are getting the most user traffic from Iran? Here are the top 5 most visited Iranian websites based on Alexa traffic ranking.
Delivery Drones May Soon Fly above Iran, but Not the Capital Tehran
Drone delivery is transforming the logistics and delivery industry around the world. Apparently Iranian companies are also accepting this shift and we may see delivery drones over some Iranian cities, but not the capital. 
6 Issues Facing Local Messaging Apps in Iran
For Iranian developers, competition is a big obstacle when it comes to building a popular messaging app. Here are 6 reasons why fledgling Iranian messaging apps are having trouble to grab shares in this evolving market.  

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