Tag: Technology

The Art of Nagging

The Art of Nagging

19 Aug, '0619 Comments

No one can nag better than children, I have no idea how they get that annoying feature into an art form. They’re so sweet as they go about it (most of the time, because in our household, if you nag obnoxiously, you just don’t get anything no matter how blue you get in the face!) […]

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COM.PENDIO.US

14 Aug, '060 Comments

Oh, no, not another fad, surely? It could actually be, but with a twist: I am sure that the majority of Internet users have interacted with forums, at least, most in Bahrain have, as those sites are the most popular in the island for various reasons, maybe the most important of which is the ability […]

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Google Earth Blocked in Bahrain

Google Earth Blocked in Bahrain

7 Aug, '0673 Comments

Now we know why the Ministry of DISinformation is so desperate to control the Internet: According to Al-Wasat this morning, the Ministry of DISinformation has instructed the Bahrain Internet Exchange to block Google Earth. Possibly because through Google Earth, the whole world, let alone the Bahraini users, can zoom in and have a good look […]

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Batelco gets bitch slapped by the TRA, AGAIN!

27 Jul, '063 Comments

Read these saweeeet words: The TRA has once again imposed its power and issued the second Order to Batelco this year. The order forces Batelco to revise their Reference Access Offer (The services and prices offered to other ISPs, allowing them to use Batelco’s network) Batelco had 2 weeks to implement these changes, and they […]

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Google Earth Does Bahrain

Google Earth Does Bahrain

12 Jun, '0648 Comments

In high resolution no less! Have a look at my brief tour of the Islands, and see if you can recognise any of these landmarks. Google Earth is a free program which is easily downloaded and installed, of course as its main use is to display images, it might eat up your bandwidth, so watch […]

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