The Middle East


Online Anonymity for Business Pros, Rebels And Everyone In Between

Online Anonymity for Business Pros, Rebels And Everyone In Between

You wouldn’t know it from its modest adobe-and-brick-tile headquarters on National Avenue, but like a lot of its larger neighbo...

Jan 22 2014, 8:20am CST

IBM To Spend $1.2B For New Data Centers As Part Of Pre-2015 Spending Spree

IBM To Spend $1.2B For New Data Centers As Part Of Pre-2015 Spending Spree

A week after announcing it was moving the Watson computer system to New York City as part of a new $1 billion business unit, IB...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11am CST

Luxury Car Sales Stronger Than Ever: Rolls-Royce Has Another Record-Breaking Year

Luxury Car Sales Stronger Than Ever: Rolls-Royce Has Another Record-Breaking Year

Rolls-Royce Phantom Aviator Coupe Today Rolls-Royce announced its highest-ever annual sales, delivering 3,630 cars in 2013 in...

Jan 9 2014, 10:26am CST

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NAFTA And The Future Of Canada, Mexico And The United States

By Marc Lanthemann The 20th anniversary of NAFTA’s implementation on Jan. 1 has revived some of the perennial arguments that ha...

Jan 7 2014, 9:06am CST

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Last year was a year for stock market record books as index fund buyers added 30% to their nest eggs while many skilled hedge f...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

Former Football Coach's DataStax Doubles As It Beats Oracle

Former Football Coach's DataStax Doubles As It Beats Oracle

One of the oldest cliches in the book is that if you can win at team sports, you can win at business too. You don’t have to loo...

Jan 6 2014, 7:16am CST

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First Globals Technology Corps: Merging Jobs and Public Diplomacy

In our book, First Globals: Understanding, Managing, and Unleashing the Potential of Our Millennial Generation, Joan Snyder Kuh...

Jan 5 2014, 8:21pm CST

Syrian Refugee Tech Startup Finds Sanctuary In London

Syrian Refugee Tech Startup Finds Sanctuary In London

Business was starting to go well for the tech start-up Rootal in 2011, until a car bomb went off just blocks from its Damascus...

Jan 3 2014, 9:56am CST

I4U news

9 Big Trends For 2014 (You Won't Believe What's #9)

It’s 2014! This blog is about analyzing all the big trends that affect the world. So here are, in no particular order, and conc...

Jan 3 2014, 6:26am CST

The Startup Movement Is Not About Startups, Actually

The Startup Movement Is Not About Startups, Actually

I’m going to say something that might sound nutty.  But I’ll say it anyways.  The Startup Movement is not about startups. What...

Jan 3 2014, 5:46am CST

Dubai Fireworks 2014 Break Previous Records

Dubai Fireworks 2014 Break Previous Records

Happy New Year. New Year’s Eve was ushered in with a huge display of revelry and festivity all over the commercial centers arou...

Jan 1 2014, 1:36am CST

Lessons From the CEO Of The First Ever MOOC

Lessons From the CEO Of The First Ever MOOC

There has been much press for the massive open online courses or MOOCs, including in my series of interviews to date with Sebas...

Dec 31 2013, 10:56am CST

I4U news

The Global Differences Between Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn And Pinterest

Take these figures with a little pinch of salt for they’re not actually site usage in the different areas of the world, rather...

Dec 30 2013, 12:41pm CST

I4U news

Samsung sells 110-inch ultra-HD TV for $150,000

Samsung launches 110-inch U-HD TV for $150,000 in South Korea SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung said a 110-inch T...

Dec 30 2013, 4:21am CST

The Year Ahead In Cyber Security: What You Need To Know

The Year Ahead In Cyber Security: What You Need To Know

2013 was a watershed year for cyber security and digital secret-keeping. Revelations about the way our data is treated once it...

Dec 22 2013, 9:41am CST

Saudi Arabia's Deportation Of Foreign Workers Will Exacerbate Middle Eastern Economic Weakness

Saudi Arabia's Deportation Of Foreign Workers Will Exacerbate Middle Eastern Economic Weakness

By Dr. Carol Adelman As Saudi Arabia struggles with high unemployment among men, the kingdom has launched a deportation campaig...

Dec 22 2013, 8:21am CST