InstaShop joins the Delivery Hero family

Talabat’s parent company Delivery Hero is bolstering their online businesses by acquiring Dubai-based InstaCart.

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State of the Middle East: Global Digital Statshot of Q3 2020

The new decade did start off on the wrong note, with the COVID-19 pandemic seeing people confimned to their homes. We Are Social and Hootsuite have published their latest digital quarterly wrapup, helping to highlight how did people cope with this situation.

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Delivery Hero is unifying Talabat and Carriage

Given the future expansion plans of Talabat, Delivery Hero has taken the next step of merging Carriage into Talabat’s operations. There’s big plans afoot for Talabat across the Middle East region.

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State of the Middle East: Global Digital Statshot of Q2 2019

As we enter Q2 of 2019, it’s time to see the the current state of the world’s digital usage penetration with the Q2 2019 report by Hootsuite and We Are Social. Plenty of interesting tidbits for the Middle East region.

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Bollywood comes to Spotify with T-Series music library

A bigger and diverse music library proves to be a main draw for users to sign up to music streaming services. Spotify has just added T-Series’ music library to cater to the Indian diaspora, and may give them the upper hand in bringing in more users.

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‘Thumbs up’ to a Microsoft global data center in Qatar

Many companies have always opened and operated multiple data centers worldwide; not just for redundancy, but also to balance performance for their users. Microsoft had announced that they were opening Azure data centers in the Middle East and they just got the stamp of approval for one in Qatar.

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