Technology

Repositioning BahrainBlogs.org

12 Dec, '073 Comments

BahrainBlogs.org, the free blog publishing platform is dead and I don’t have the time to continue to maintain it, especially considering the plethora of various free and much better managed platforms available on the net like Blogger and WordPress. Therefore, I have decided to re-define the domain’s role to just an aggregator which now moves […]

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[FIKR6] Education, The digital Arab

[FIKR6] Education, The digital Arab

2 Dec, '075 Comments

We discussed some very thought provoking questions at the Digital Arab break-out session this morning. The basic questions posed were: To what futures do Arab youth aspire? What do you see at the intersection of the Internet, Arab culture and technology? Will the lag in technology adoption between the teachers and the students restrict the […]

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[FIKR6] Arab Strategies for the Global Era

[FIKR6] Arab Strategies for the Global Era

1 Dec, '0712 Comments

500 intellectuals from over 30 countries have descended on Bahrain to participate in the Arab Thought Foundation’s FIKR conference, the annual think-tank that strives to make a change to the Arab world not by force or arms but those of thought. These gatherings have identified and provoked a lot of thought in what needs to […]

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“Top 20 Bahrain” Flickr group launched

“Top 20 Bahrain” Flickr group launched

21 Nov, '072 Comments

There are over 22,000 pictures on Flickr which are tagged “Bahrain”. Obviously a lot of them are of excellent quality and should be highlighted to recognise both them and their artist. With this in mind, and to invite people to strive to be better photographers and show Bahrain through their lenses, I have followed a […]

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WP and Joomla Themes warning

25 Oct, '070 Comments

Guys, if you use WordPress and download your own themes, please be aware that some unscrupulous activity is going on in some “free” themes that you should be aware of. It would be good to check your themes just in case. For more information, please read this post. If you have shell access, go to […]

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