After three years, the Istanbul startup has more than 11.8 million daily active players.
Non-Muslims may never enter the city of Mecca or see the mysterious Kaabah, Islam’s most sacred building. But Google’s now giving you a sneak peek with a livestream of festivities at Mecca’s Grand Mosque.
Rocket Internet announced Namshi, its Middle Eastern online fashion retailer, has raised $13 million led by Summit Partners to sustain growth.
Facebook might have almost fully penetrated core markets such as the U.S. and Europe, two regions in which the world’s largest social network’s growth is slowing. But there’s still plenty of room to grow in the MENA regions: the Middle East and North Africa countries.
Turkey is a tantalizing market for entrepreneurs. Yet the breakthrough many in Anatolia’s entrepreneurship space are waiting for seems distant.
Guest Post While Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate foreign policy in the Middle East, they may be overlooking a big, positive movement the region is experiencing: the growth of its tech sector.
Here are the startups that presented at the big Turkey start-up-investor event 4ki Istanbul last week.
Guest Post Developing markets are gaining speed and Middle East countries with young populations are at rise. With populations that are truly enthusiastic towards innovation, they are coming on strong in the technological market.
Peak Games has raised $11.5 million for its plan to become a social gaming powerhouse in emerging markets, the company announced today.
When a Middle Eastern country is in the thick of an uprising, it’s almost expected that challenged governments will shut shut down the Internet to hinder protesters from communicating.