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Banque du Liban is hosting BDL Accelerate 2015, Lebanon’s annual international startup conference on Thursday and Friday, Dec 10 and 11, 2015 at Forum de Beyrout. The theme for this year's conference is “Emerging Startup Ecosystems”.
E-ACT conference, "the first gathering of Iran's leaders of online businesses" will take place on December 17th at the conference hall of Iran's Ministry of Information and Communication Technology.
Shared Studios portals are containers which let people in different cities of the world get to virtually meet each other and have a live conversation as if they are standing in one room. Aparat, the Iranian video sharing platform has partnered up with Shared Studios and has opened up a portal in Tehran.
Tehran's prominent startup accelerator, Avatech had its second demo day on Thursday, November 12th 2015. The invite-only event was packed with local and international investors along with some of the Iranian officials. During the demo day startups showcased their products and progress to investors and the press.
On Sunday November 8th, Fanap, the ICT Subsidiary of Pasargad Financial Group held a press conference to describe the activities of their startup accelerator, Trigup.
According to Iran's President of the Assembly of the Association of Information and Communication Technology, during the unofficial visit of one of the senior managers of Apple to better understand the Iranian market, he informed them that Apple wants to legally pursuit its use of logo in Iran.
There’s a chance that we might see another economic collapse like the 'Dot-com bubble' which occurred back in the 90s . The so-called 'tech bubble' in Silicon Valley is the main topic of today's debates. But if there's a bubble, is it avoidable?
“The disturbances in Telegram application were because of disconnections in some communication channels. Government's policy is to not filter any social networks matching the Iranian law”, said Mahmoud Vaezi, Iran's Minister of Communications.
Namlik is a producer and distributer of curated audio content in Iran. Or as the founders mention, “It’s Flipboard in audio”. The content on Namlik’s website is provided either by Namlik themselves, or their media partners in Iran.