Latest in Highlight
The absence of Google workers, along with other tech firms like Facebook and Salesforce, has devastated restaurants and shops in the region
New machine learning tool to decode Egyptian hieroglyphs in Arabic, English
Refugees and internally displaced worldwide face job losses due to pandemic’s restrictions
Tech giant offers support for businesses, relief efforts due to economic hardships
In line with common consumer concerns, user privacy and security remain central to the product’s design. The tech giants’ contribution joins efforts by other software developers who are crafting technical tools to help combat the coronavirus and save lives.
“Today, we’re announcing two new resources to help teachers and students stay connected,” Google said.
Google Assistant will surface answers to these queries, and below the answer, you will have option of “more” on the lower side of the screen, which directs you to main page with details about the 12 women we’re celebrating.
‘Google has mapped as many buildings last year as we did in previous 10,’ says Jen Fitzpatrick
Born in Cairo on 19 January 1914, she was among the first women to graduate from Cairo University’s Faculty of Law and became the premier female attorney in Egypt. Her determined efforts in and out of the courtroom helped forge the path to political equality for Egyptian women.
Google described Ali’s innovations in computational linguistics, as the Arab world’s first step into the Information Age.
The company added, “As much as we enjoy Badriya Tolba’s films and admire the idea, we would like to make sure that nothing changes in the voice guidance properties of Google Maps.”
$1m grant for a digital skills programme
Egyptians use products from Google worth EGP 131bn
Company discusses with MIIC its plans in Egypt, Africa
Locally known as Ta’meya, the over 1,000 old fried balls are made of fava beans with herbs, spices, and some vegetables
Al-Karma publishes his latest short story collection
Two scenarios for Huawei crisis: extending deadline, finding new software solutions
Tech giant seeks to lure local small, medium businesses to advertise on its platforms
Agreement with Synopsys to train 1,000 young people in field of electronic circuit design
Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, said in an interview with NPR that he was unaware of the Absher app, the Saudi-based government app which allows men to track the movement of female family members, but he will investigate. The app was first highlighted at the beginning of February in a report of Insider news. It is …
Actress one of few female comedians who managed to capture people’s hearts
Strategy of double Irish with Dutch Sandwich is international tax evasion involving channelling profits first through Irish company, then Dutch company, then to Irish subsidiary in a location – like Bermuda —with lower or no income taxes Tech giant Google shifted $22.7bn through a Dutch shell company to Bermuda in 2017, in a move that …
Amount of personal information about users of what is called ‘free service’, might be shocking for some people, yet it reveals critical aspect of living in modern age
Throughout her journey, Rostom took part in 80 films, where she was known to be a beauty icon, with enchanting looks
Feature available to users in 15 countries across Middle East
Two years ago, Google introduced neural machine translation (NMT) to Google Translate, significantly improving accuracy in translations. Today, Google is putting that technology in the Google Translate apps on Android and iOS so that users can get those high-quality translations while their phones or desktops are offline. Google is not just enabling these translations to …