Young entrepreneurial Kurds eager to bring Silicon Valley to Kurdistan
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...
EU parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google
2014-11-26 18:42:00 UTC
MEPs are set to clash with the European commission over whether Google’s dominant search engine should be separated from the rest of the company.
The parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google in an attempt to drastically escalate Eu...
European parliament set to call for break-up of Google
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...
Edward Snowden Awarded 'Alternative Nobel'
2014-09-27 15:58:29 UTC
By Leonie Terfort,
DIAAL NEWS - NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and Guardian editor-in-chief Alan Rusbridger have jointly received the 2014 Right Livelihood honorary award, dubbed “the alternative nobel prize”.
Sveriges Television SVT an...
Worldwide marches to demand action on Global warming
2014-09-24 15:56:58 UTC
DIAAL NEWS - As many as 310,000 demonstrators marched through the streets of New York City to demand U.N. action on global warming just days before the United Nations’ 2014 Climate Summit, which will be held in Midtown Manhattan. The demonstration...
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
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
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. ...
3000 volunteers to help fight the Ebola Virus outbreak
2014-09-24 15:54:19 UTC
Diaal News - The US is sending 3000 military employees to the disaster region in West African to help in the fight against the Ebola epidemic, personnel include doctors, medics, engineers and logistics experts.
According to U.S. government of...
Outraged iTunes Customers
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
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.
Nude Photos of Stars Hacked - How Safe is iCloud?
2014-09-16 22:29:03 UTC
Private photos of hundreds of celebrities have been released by hackers. "Hunger Games" star Jennifer Lawrence has now confirmed the authenticity of her photos.
The photos had one thing in common: they were stored on Apple's iCloud. Now the ques...
Zuckerberg says "Government Blew It" with NSA
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
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...