The first Startup Weekend with the focus on empowering the next Generation of Iranian entrepreneurs was held on September 10 and 11, at Amirkabir University of Technology in Tehran. This event was first of its kind in Iran and was a strategic initiative from Iran startup community and IEA.
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.