Archive for August, 2007

Free Bashar.


Bashar Al-Sayegh was arrested and beaten yesterday by the Kuwaiti Secret Police for an anonymous comment on Bashar’s forum regarding the Amir (which was deleted). Jasim Al-Qames (Al-Jarida Journalist) was also arrested and beaten by the Kuwaiti Secret Police for taking picture; and was forced to sign a unread document. Jasim has been released; Bashar […]

Once again .. the fall season is upon us. This is roughly the same list as last year; in addition to Heroes, 30 Rock, Dexter and Ugly Betty. We also say farewell to The O.C. and The Sopranos as they have officially finished off their (long) runs. I am also following up on Jericho, LOST, […]

MTC > Zain.


MTC is (finally) switching over to their new branding: Zain. After August 10th, all further advertisements/refrences are not allowed to carry the MTC logo or template. MTC has yet to release their new logo; so I recreated the one from Q’s post, hence the ghetto lines. From what I understood, the reason for re-branding is […]

Different ISPs have different strokes .. Since the marketing people are having a field day with the pricing stategy, I can’t make this into a simple chart. Qualitynet: Qualitynet is charging the same as their DSL service; their current rates are here. Prices (may) include the 7kd connection charge. KEMS: Here is the confusing one […]