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  • Young entrepreneurial Kurds eager to bring Silicon Valley to Kurdistan
    Kurdistan-erbil-silicon_valley 2014-12-09 02:09:40 UTC
    KURDISTAN, ERBIL – How do you turn a concept into a successful business in Kurdistan? “There are so many ideas and so much energy here,” Jörgen Lindstöm, the Swedish ambassador to Iraq told the crowd at the swanky Divan hotel on Monday evening...
  • European parliament set to call for break-up of Google
    European_parliament_set_to_call_for_break-up_of_google_in_antitrust_case 2014-11-22 06:04:39 UTC
    The European parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google, in one of the most brazen assaults so far on the technology group's power. A draft motion seen by the Financial Times says that "unbundling of search engines from other commerc...
  • UN pledge action to curb climate change
    Clima 2014-09-24 15:57:07 UTC
    By Leonie Terfort, DIAAL NEWS - Last sunday people protested against global warming. 675,000 protesters in 161 countries, according to the organizers. There were upper east side strollers, wild costumes, drums, celebrities, well weathered p...
  • Alibaba - Exceeding Expectations with the Biggest IPO Ever
    15974_alibaba_-_exceeding_expectations_with_the_biggest_ipo_ever 2014-09-22 05:37:10 UTC
    DIAAL NEWS - The biggest IPO ever is exceeding expectations. The stock price trading under the ticker “BABA” opened in New York today at $92.70. It looks like the IPO will raise over $25 billion definitely making it the biggest IPO in history. ...
  • Alibaba – What You Should Now About The Biggest IPO Ever
    Techcrunch_sf_2013_4s2a3709_marissa_mayer 2014-09-22 05:40:13 UTC
    Chinese Internet giant Alibaba is getting set for NYSE IPO. What does this mean for Yahoo stock? <strong>Alibaba is trying its luck on a foreign stock exchange, the IPO is expected in the next few days - not in Hong Kong, but in New York. A bi...
  • NASA to Reactivate Manned Space Flight
    Nasa-diaal 2014-09-24 15:54:01 UTC
    DIAAL NEWS - Three years after the retirement of the space shuttle program, the U.S. space agency NASA paved the way to resume US manned flights into space. "We’re returning human space flight launches to the US.", said NASA on Twitter yesterday. ...
  • Outraged iTunes Customers
    Tim_cook___bono 2014-09-24 15:53:52 UTC
    Diaal News - U2 surprisingly launched a new album, rather than talking about the music people are talking about the contentious deal with Apple. The most valuable corporation in the world not only gave away "Songs of Innocence" to 500 million cust...
  • U.S. Government threatened Yahoo with Million Dollar Penalty
    -news-1 2014-09-16 22:49:46 UTC
    U.S. government threatened Yahoo with million dollar penalty Provides us with data for the Prism program - or pay $ 250,000 penalty per day: This is how U.S. authorities put pressure on Internet giant Yahoo. Not even a court could help. Yah...
  • Zuckerberg says "Government Blew It" with NSA
    Zuckerberg-diaalnews.com 2014-09-16 22:30:34 UTC
    Diaal News - Mark Zuckerberg has sharply criticized the U.S. government for Internet-espionage: "The government blew it". The Facebook CEO again demanded that Internet companies can announce the scope of the intelligence requests after all Facebo...
  • Most Facebook users take a break
    Facebook_break 2014-09-16 22:32:04 UTC
    Diaal News - According to a recent US study more and more users are taking a hiatus from Facebook. Users increasingly see the network as a waste of time. But this does not mean the end of Facebook. Has Facebook reached its peak? Is the hype o...