Judging by what I overhear sales people at electronics store tell potential customers, I concluded that many people out there are totally clueless about the whole High Definition TV (HDTV), flat-screen TV craze that is sweeping the world. So I decided to put together a very simple explanation, based on the gist of what I [...]
Archive for May, 2008
Today I spent an hour at Smart Buy hunting for a flat screen TV for our office’s meeting room. I was looking at screens 40-50 inch in size. My hunt started a few days ago at Carrefour’s electronics department. Complaining about the prices of electronic in Jordan is one of my favorite pastimes. I will [...]
Can’t wait to watch this crazy movie. I have a bit of a reputation of being a Machead myself. Between working and non-working Macs we have seven of them at home. My mother is a Mac user. And I never recommend anything else to friends and family. I am not extremist though. I don’t have [...]
This ad above popped up in Facebook this morning. A farm for sale. The ad is in Arabic. What this means is that Facebook is starting to make money from local Jordanian advertising. As someone involved in site publishing I keep hearing this conventional wisdom: online advertising in Jordan (and the rest of the levant) [...]
Mike, Mohammad and the Mosquito are at it again!
At the First Bra Store, you can look at bras, read about bras and even buy bras. But its not an ordinary lingerie store we’re talking about here. It the latest art installation by one of my favorite artists in town: Diala Khasawneh. Diala’s art is witty, quirky, eclectic, accessible, local, personal. It’s free from [...]
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