Archive for November, 2004

Saying farewell to my 6210

Saturday, November 27th, 2004

MOBILE | If for looks or for function, one day you have to part with your old phone, as Ahmad Humeid found out OK, so by now I am fully convinced that mobile are mainly about style. “It’s part of your personality.” As my younger, college-age, brother told me over an MSN chat the other [...]

To Eid or not Eid, that is the question!

Sunday, November 14th, 2004

Moon visibility curves for Friday, November 12, 2004. Definitely no moon in Saudi Arabia.. The moon would have been visibile Saturday, 13 November.. As I child, I used to listen to the grown ups in our family argue endlessly about when the Eid Al Fitr (marking the end of Ramadan fasting) is supposed to start. [...]

No need to re-submit your comments.. :)

Saturday, November 13th, 2004

The Grendizer post generated a lot of feedback. Thanks to all who has written in. By the way, as I announced before, i switched on comment moderation, which means your comments need to be approved by met before getting published on the site (that’s why your comments are not appearing at once).

Remember that flying robot?

Friday, November 12th, 2004

MEDIA | When today’s 30-something’s go nostalgic, they go online and dig. Ahmad Humeid does his own digital shovelling The other day I had one of the strangest business meeting. Stuck in a typical Ramadan traffic jam in Amman, I arrived 20 minutes late for my appointment at my client’s office. But instead of rushing [...]

Check out Play.jo

Tuesday, November 9th, 2004

Check out SYNTAX’s latest branding work for Play 99.6, Jordan’s No.1 Hit Music Station.. A full press release about this project will be issued soon..

Fixed comment posting

Tuesday, November 9th, 2004

I just fixed a broken link that was preventing posting comments. All this late night site fixing and spam fighting caused me to mistype a link in the code. Comment away people..

Don’t be shocked! It’s still my blog!

Monday, November 8th, 2004

After getting hit by the blog-spam, I decided to upgrade to WordPress 1.2 (for those of you who don’t know what I’m talking about, WordPress is the great software that powers this blog). So with some help from my friend Ammar (who is the one of the greatest PHP programmers and webheads in the known [...]