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AT&T to acquire Leap Wireless

AT&T plans to acquire Leap Wireless International, the prepaid wireless provider known for its Cricket brand, in a deal valued at about $1.2 billion, the companies announced Friday.<p>AT&T is buying Leap for $15 per share. Leap shares, which had closed at $7.98 Friday, surged to $16.65 in after-hours …

Egypt on brink of U-20 World Cup exit after another defeat - National Teams

A toothless and vulnerable Egypt side squandered their lead for the second match in a row to slump to a 2-1 loss to Iraq that put them on the verge …

Morsi addresses nation, accuses former regime figures of destabilizing Egypt - Politics - Egypt

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi announced seven decisions on Wednesday, while barely mentioning next week's mass rallies to demand his ouster.<p>During …

Opposition deems Morsy speech "disappointing"

Opposition figures have criticised President Mohamed Morsy's Wednesday speech ahead of mass rallies to be staged on the first anniversary of the …

Defense minister: Army will intervene to avoid internal strife

Defense Minister Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Sunday that the moral responsibility of the army towards the people compels it to intervene and prevent …

Wind power to run cement plants

<b>By Sara Aggour</b><p>The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company signed a contract on Sunday with Italgen, a subsidiary of global cement producer …

ElBaradei calls for Morsi's resignation

Chairman of Al-Dostour Party and coordinator of the National Salvation Front (NSF), Mohamed ElBaradei, publically called for President Mohamed Morsi …

Four Egyptian Shi'as killed by mob in Cairo

Update: Ministry of Health announced that the death toll in Abu Mussalam village near Cairo reached four Shia Muslims.<p>AFP – An Egyptian Shi’a Muslim …

Egypt inflation set to climb to 10.9%, says IMF

Inflation in Egypt is expected to climb to 10.9 percent this year, the highest level since 2010, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on …

The Genius Of Instagram’s New Video: It Can Also Stay Still

In response to Twitter’s Vine, the social network has found an elegant way to introduce moving pictures in a way that allows anyone to turn a photograph into a memory with just a tap.<p>Digital photo and video are taken exactly the same way: light soaking into a sensor. Yet the essence of them is so …

Facebook Adds Like Button To Mobile Messages, A One-Touch “OK”

“Alright”, “Yes”, and the much-hated “k” just got a visual redesign. Facebook’s iOS and Android apps have rolled out the option in messages to reply with a one-tap thumbs-up Like button sticker. It’s a highly-functional flourish that replaces the greyed-out Send button when you haven’t typed …

What's Wrong With the iOS 7 Icons?

“It looks childish.” That was the first reaction I heard to iOS 7. I’m not going to lie, when I saw it for the first time myself, I freaked out a …

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There are countless blog posts out there that explain why having children is like running a startup - because they keep you up at night, because they …

Twitter Will Run Ads In Middle East To Target 'Arab Spring' User Base

Digital advertising is relatively undeveloped in the region, accounting for an estimated 4 percent of its total advertising spending, but a young, tech-savvy population and rising Internet penetration points to significant potential for growth.<p>"The two are interconnected - the rapid growth of our …

New Mac Pro & MacBook Pro Get Benchmarked Ahead Of Release

We were surprised that a new MacBook Pro wasn’t part of Apple’s Mac refreshes at WWDC earlier this month, but if new benchmark tests are anything to go by, it shouldn’t be too long before they’re made available. A new 13-inch model with the latest Intel “Haswell” processor has appeared in Geekbench …

iOS 7 Fights Mobile Spam With Option To Block Calls And Texts From Specific Numbers

Telemarketing spammers bothering you? Clingy exes calling in the middle of the night? iOS 7 will let you block calls from specific numbers to save your sanity. Rather than allow third-party developers to modify the native Phone app like on Android, Apple has chosen to offer this feature …

Leap Fund offers $25 million for Leap Motion developers

Leap Motion won't ship its cutting-edge 3D gesture-control technology until July 22, but the company and one of its main investors, think that its ecosystem offers so much promise that they're starting a $25 million fund to support developers for the platform.<p>Highland Capital Partners, which led …

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Egypt's revolution inspires tech start-ups

<b>Egypt's revolution in 2011 proved two incredibly important things for Egyptian youth.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessWorking alone to come together betterInventing the question to fit your answerDigital divorce for the 21st CenturyCrowd and proudBe your own DIY PR consultant<p>First, that …

Impressive Interactive Demo Lets You Try iOS 7 Beta Without Restoring Your Device

- Jun 21, 2013<p>With all of the recent talk about iOS 7, it’s only natural to want to try Apple’s beta out for yourself. However, unless you’re a …

Photoful Improves On iOS 7’s Photo Gallery With A More Open, Gesture-Based App

Photoful, a new mobile application which is the rebranding and relaunch of the earlier app known as PhotoSocial, is hoping to attract iPhone users who want the Photos experience the new iOS 7 mobile operating system will offer…and then some. As with iOS 7’s re-imagined Photos app, Photoful will …

'Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage' is Rovio Publishing's First Game

Last month, Angry Birds-maker Rovio announced that it would soon be releasing "the best new games" on its own publishing label called Rovio Stars. Its first game, <i>Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage</i> was released today.<p>Our sister-site <i>TouchArcade</i> has posted a brief item about it, saying their "initial …

Facebook Introduces 15-Second Video On Instagram With 13 New Filters And “Cinema” Effects

CEO Kevin Systrom announced Instagram’s new video component, the app’s first foray out of pure photo sharing.<p>Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom unveiled a new video component for the photo-sharing app at Facebook‘s Menlo Park headquarters on Thursday.<p>Instagram’s foray into video represents the company’s …