Apple Pay expansion and integrations in Qatar

Apple Pay is already being embraced widely across Qatar by more banks. In addition, the popular food delivery app Talabat also adds it as an additional payment option.

Spotify brings real-time lyrics to users worldwide

Spotify users can now enjoy seeing lyrics in real-time to the music they listen, whether on the Free or Premium plan. The feature is now available for many music tracks in English, Arabic, Hindi, and many other languages.

Screenshot showing the new link sticker on Instagram

Instagram rolling out link sticker worldwide

Instagram is rolling out the link sticker worldwide, giving users the ability to add clickable links on their stories to any external link of their choice.

Apple Fitness+ expanding to Middle East region

Apple’s fitness service is coming to the Middle East region later in 2021, giving Apple Watch users their own home-based personalized fitness program at their own pace.

Majid Al Futtaim and Carrefour launch the Middle East region's first cashier-less store with Carrefour City+

Witness the Middle East region’s first cashier-less store, Carrefour City+

Similar to Amazon Go, Majid Al Futtaim and Carrefour launch their unmanned cashier-less store “Carrefour City+”. It’s the first of it’s kind anywhere in the Middle East, testing the waters of a contactless shopping experience.

Expo 2020 launches Twitter Emoji Engine

Expo 2020 Dubai launches Twitter Emoji Engine

Learn about the countries attending Expo 2020 via Twitter, using the event’s new Twitter Emoji Engine.