Archive for May, 2010

Meydan: Starting up startups requires no glamour, food or BS. Just passion, honesty

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

Coffee, tea, orange juice, Apple juice and water. That was the only liquid fuel needed at yesterday’s Meydan launch at Amman’s Zara Expo yesterday. The energy of the event was provided by an enthusiastic crowd, fired on by non other than Jordan’s Chief Disruption Officer, Maher Kaddoura. The idea behind Meydan is to be a [...]

TootCorp launches ZOOFS: what Twitter is watching

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

TootCorp, makers of Toot, Ikbis and Watwet, have launched their fourth product and the company’s first aimed at the global market. It’s called ZOOFS. Here is what TootCorp cofounder Kareem Arafat had to say about it: Zoofs is a new way to discover YouTube videos that people are talking about on Twitter. Zoofs swallows millions [...]