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Only 7% of the SMEs in Egypt have online presence and 61% have not even considered having a website.
Google cloud customers include Snapchat, the fast-growing social network which handles hundreds of millions of messages each day, and Rovio, creator of the “Angry Birds” online game.
El-Fakharany said that the government is first seeking investment opportunities in the internet sector to ensure its competitive structure without putting legal restrictions on the engagement of the online business community.
Those benefitting from these advice sessions, called Helpouts, will pay the experts providing them either by the minute or by the session, depending on the latter’s preference, and using Google Wallet.
Google, under anti-trust investigation since 2010, submitted new proposals in September which EU Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia said earlier this month showed “significant improvements.”
The move appeared to break a vow made about eight years ago by then Google executive Marissa Mayer, who is now chief of Yahoo.
Google originally started off as a search engine in 1998 that provided users with an index of websites and links that matched their inputted keywords.
Both global companies face fierce competition with Apple, Google and Samsung on smartphones and tablets.
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Google-partnered project provides venue for trainings, meet-ups, and other start-up oriented programmes
By Vint Cerf When one of my colleagues at Google was growing up in India, his school had four textbooks for an entire class. At exam time, they would queue up outside the library, waiting for a classmate to return a textbook so the next student could check it out. Now, we’re able to give …
In May, a group of US lawmakers asked Google to answer questions on the privacy implications and possible “misuse of information” of its Glass project
Some of the biggest firms in Silicon Valley were caught up in the program, known as PRISM, including Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, Apple, PalTalk, AOL, Skype and YouTube
HTC One smartphone customised to be “Google’s take on Android”
Google Glass was a common sight early this month as software savants shared visions of games, weather reports, news and more delivered to the Internet-linked eyewear at a San Francisco developers conference.
Word that Yahoo! has bought Northern California-based PlayerScale came three days after it announced a $1.1bn deal to buy hip blogging service Tumblr
Google-owned Motorola Mobility had argued that Xbox 360 consoles infringed on patent technology for wirelessly transmitting data.
The multinational corporation plans forum to encourage marketing agencies to join “Engage for Agencies” programme
Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt said recently that it will take “a while” before consumer versions of Glass are available.
The launch of Google Play All Access came at the kickoff of a packed developers conference, which features a range of improvements to the Internet giant’s products
Internet in Syria has regularly been cut, most recently on May 7, with it being restored some 24 hours later.
The move puts Google into direct competition with services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon
Both ministries sign protocol pact to promote Egyptian tourism destinations online
Internet giant now uses ‘Palestine’ instead of ‘Palestinian Territories’ on product pages such as flagship search engine and Google Maps
New Google Inactive Account Manager allows users to create an ‘online will’ telling the company what to do with their data in case of their death
According to study total sales of office, laptop and tablet computers sold worldwide will reach 2.4 billion by end of 2013
Mazzika used the Google+ Hangouts application to market its new radio station, Nagham
Users in Egypt will be able to generate revenue from the views their uploaded videos receive
Administrative Court gives YouTube ban a ‘stay of execution’ for one month
Despite request by Egyptian authorities to block videos on YouTube, Innocence of Muslims still accessible