Apple Music additions in latest iOS update

Apple Music Releases Playlists Showing Popular Songs by Country And City

With the release of the latest update to iOS/iPadOS/macOS, Apple has rolled out Apple Music playlists showcasing Top 25 songs by city and Top 100 songs by country.

Ramadan 2021 by Apple

Apple celebrates Ramadan across the Middle East

Apple is celebrating this year’s Ramadan with unique content and special offerings, extending it beyond the App Store to their other services including Music and Podcasts.

YouTube Kids in Middle East and North Africa

YouTube Kids arrives in MENA region with Arabic support

With YouTube being very popular across the Middle East and North Africa region, the release of YouTube Kids in the region with Arabic support provides a simpler and entertaining way for children to discover great videos with parental guidance.

Apple's Independent Repair Provider program expanding globally

Apple expanding Independent Repair Provider program worldwide

Apple is expanding their Independent Repair Provider to more countries worldwide (including across the Middle East and North Africa region). That means your nearest electronics repair store can sign up to be an authorized repair center at no cost.

Apple and Samsung prove to be the most popular across the GCC in Q4 2020

Smartphone Market Performance in the Middle East in Q4 2020

How did the GCC region (Qatar, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, and Bahrain) fare with sales and shipments of smartphones in Q4 2020? With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the International Data Center sheds more light with their Quarterly Global Mobile Phone Tracker.

Instagram Reels expanding to more markets in Middle East region

Announced at House of Instagram virtual event on 15 March 2021, Instagram is expanding the availability of Reels to more countries in the Middle East and North Africa region. When it launched globally in august 2020, Egypt was the only country in the MENA region to access it.