Archive for December, 2009

Say Happy New 2010 on Amman’s 1st Cricle tomorrow

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

Welcome the the new year in the open air.. on Amman’s 1st Circle! We want to celebrate the new year the Ammani way Everyone is welcome. Be creative. When: Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 11:30pm to Friday, January 1, 2010 at 12:30am Details on Facebook (there aren’t really more details We just want to celebrate [...]

My Amman: re-discovering, re-engaging, re-connecting our city

Thursday, December 24th, 2009

My Amman View more documents from SYNTAX. I had the pleasure of being invited by Jordanian social entrepreneur (and self proclaimed “doctor of companies, governments and peoples”) Maher Kaddoura, to give a talk about ‘My Amman’ at the pilot of NewThink, an initiative to spread a culture of positive action, a can-do attitude and entrepreneurship [...]

HM Queen Rania mentions use of Watwet in Le Web keynote as example of digital activism

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

Last week my TootCorp partner Mazen and I had a great time attending Le Web, Europe’s largest internet conference. You can actually watch the entire conference on the video archives of Ustream, who where streaming the sessions live. The pace of innovation we witnessed around the real time web, social networks is just and mobile [...]

The Steorn free energy story refuses to die as a new public demo is set up

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

They’re back! The guys from Ireland who claim to have created a magnetic machine that generates energy from nothing. It’s a story that refuses to die. Now the guys have set up a public demo in Dublin. Their failed demo in London a couple of years ago drew widespread ridicule. Now their ‘Orbo’ is spinning [...]

Is this the future of magazines (on the Apple tablet)?

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009