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Cool infographic... about the Syrian Uprising in numbers.

We’re very proud to introduce our first infographic designed and produced by one of our team. The infographic attempts to highlight the profound and shocking number of people affected, tortured,...
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While attending the WebInTravel conference in Singapore earlier this month, I couldn't help but wish we had a similar MENA-based event focusing on online…
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The issue dominating every conversation on the table in the Middle East today is omnipresent enough to have a band named after it: Job Creation. Itâs…
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Hello All. http://Fursa.me is now Live... check internship positions around the Middle East... there are some in Damascus even.

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Hello all. We are just about to launch the Middle East's only internship platform... http://www.Fursa.me with the aim of supporting businesses and students during the ArabSpring.

Fursa.me is launching soon and I'm one of the first in line! Join me. #launch
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Is the LunaRing a viable alternative to the world's dependency on fuel? Great imagination but is it possible? (watch the video as well)

Shimizu Corporation, Shimizu's Dream page. Description of Shimizu's concepts for the future
shimz.co.jp

Has anyone checked out the new http://www.SyriaGate.com site? I can't believe how much content there is on this site. Incredible effort and Fantastic resource...

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I'm sure it doesn't need stating, but just in case... this impacts Syria just as much as everyone else...

Short and simple article on the HBR website about the impact Social Networks can have on Product Innovation. This is somewhat related to the impact SyriaConnect aims to have on development and innovation within Syria.

Business bloggers at Harvard Business Review discuss a variety of business topics including managing people, innovation, leadership, and more.
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Biomimicry (learning from nature) is being used more and more by R&D units, designers, architects... very interesting clip from 2009. Since then it has grown in popularity and use.

TED Talks Janine Benyus has a message for inventors: When solving a design problem, look to nature first. There you'll find inspired designs for making things waterproof, aerodynamic, solar-powered and more. Here she reveals dozens of new products that take their cue from nature with spectacular res
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Looks like a very interesting conference...

Under the Patronage of H.E. Mrs. Asma al-Assad, The First Lady of SyriaThe Harvard Arab Alumni Association’s 2011 Arab World Conference
harvardarabalumni.org

Good collaboration, and much needed support.

Representatives of the European Training Foundation (ETF) and the EU Delegation in Da
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Nice documentary on the remaining Aramaic speaking Syrians in the city of Ma'loula (معلولا)

In a remote village nestled in Syrias picturesque Oalamoun mountains, resides a small Aramaic community. It is one of the last and it is devoted to preserving Aramaic: the language that Jesus spoke.
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A video that focuses on the 'sha3bi' side of Syria. Not much focus on modernity in the cities or even on the tourist spots (apart from a little bit of Palmyra and the Ummayad Mosque). The production and music are great though...

Video from journey Director of photography: Ruslan Fedotow Edit/color: Ruslan Fedotow 70-200mm IS, 50mm 1.8
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A great project that will help alleviate the droughts we've had in the East of Syria for several years...

President Bashar al-Assad on Monday laid the foundation stone for Tigris (Dijleh) water-drawing project at Ein Diwar village in Malkiya area, Hasaka governorate (about 600 kilometers northeast of Damascus).
alshaminfo.com