Saudi arabia

05.03.12
Web Marketplace for Windows Phone gets 22 more stamps in its passport
05.03.12

Web Marketplace for Windows Phone gets 22 more stamps in its passport

If you've been holed up in Thailand, waiting to browse the latest and greatest apps for your Windo...

By J. Trew,   05.03.12
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09.20.10
FaceTime goes missing in Saudi Arabia, much of Middle East
09.20.10

FaceTime goes missing in Saudi Arabia, much of Middle East

Update 9/24: It looks like the early indications may be correct. One of the UAE's carriers tweeted...

By M. Rose,   09.20.10
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08.10.10
Saudi Arabia pleased by RIM's concession, says BlackBerry messaging can stay for now
08.10.10

Saudi Arabia pleased by RIM's concession, says BlackBerry messaging can stay for now

The forty-eight hour deadline came and went, but Saudi Arabia didn't pull the plug -- citing a "pos...

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08.08.10
Kuwait wants RIM to filter BlackBerry traffic, Saudi Arabia testing three servers
08.08.10

Kuwait wants RIM to filter BlackBerry traffic, Saudi Arabia testing three servers

The floodgates are open, and another country has washed in -- though unlike Saudi Arabia, India and...

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08.07.10
RIM averts Saudi Arabia's BlackBerry messaging ban, negotiates surrender (update: 48-hour ultimatum)
08.07.10

RIM averts Saudi Arabia's BlackBerry messaging ban, negotiates surrender (update: 48-hour ultimatum)

It took two long years for India to (allegedly) tap BlackBerry traffic, but Saudi Arabia may not h...

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08.06.10
BlackBerry messaging shut down in Saudi Arabia, users feel early withdrawal pains (update: it's back)
08.06.10

BlackBerry messaging shut down in Saudi Arabia, users feel early withdrawal pains (update: it's back)

We can't say this is exactly a surprise, but we are rather saddened to learn that Saudi Arabia has...

By T. Stevens,   08.06.10
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08.04.10
RIM's Lazaridis: if goverments can't deal with the internet, 'they should shut it off'
08.04.10

RIM's Lazaridis: if goverments can't deal with the internet, 'they should shut it off'

RIM co-CEO Mike Lazaridis has made some pretty bold statements in the past, but he may just have to...

By D. Melanson,   08.04.10
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08.04.10
Saudi Arabia beats UAE to the punch, BlackBerry service to be ceased by Friday
08.04.10

Saudi Arabia beats UAE to the punch, BlackBerry service to be ceased by Friday

Folks in the United Arab Emirates may have until October to enjoy BBM, but neighbor Saudi Arabia is...

By R. Miller,   08.04.10
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08.01.10
BlackBerry email, web and messaging to be banned in UAE due to 'security concerns'
08.01.10

BlackBerry email, web and messaging to be banned in UAE due to 'security concerns'

Looks like those regulators over in the Middle East don't mess about. Following this week's revelat...

By Vlad Savov,   08.01.10
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