EPISODE 3 — IG Music and Reels Release in MENA, Influencer and VAT Explained and More | BizWrap 22Mar2021
Behind-the-scenes of the David Guetta concert on the Burj Al Arab helipad, WhatsApp's improved user privacy, and everything you probably didn't know about the taxes involved when working with an Influencer.
EPISODE 2 — Business Stages of Startups, The Future of Twitter, and iPod Retro | BizWrap 08Mar2021
In this episode of BizWrap (08 March 2021, 5:30 PM UAE) the Live business show I'm hosting, I discuss the business stages a startup goes through, the newest Twitter Features, the iPod turning 20 and more.
EPISODE 4 — Ramadan Consumer Behaviors, Careem's new Payment feature and the Latest Business News | BizWrap 05Apr2021
Would you rather get paid well for doing something you disagree with or get paid badly for doing something you care about? The question was inspired by an activity at Expo 2020 and now I have polled my followers as well.
EPISODE 1 — Expo 2020 Preview, Advising a Fashion Tech Startup, Do you Remember Going out before Mobiles? | BizWrap 22Feb2021
In this episode of BizWrap we've discussed how online food ordering in the UAE and Saudi Arabia has become more profitable to restaurants, but not necessarily to you as a consumer.
EPISODE 5 - We Feature The largest Banksy Exhibition yet, YouTube Kids Launch in MENA, 2G Shutting Down in the UAE and More | BizWrap 19Apr2021
Talking about Brand Building from the exhibition of the street artist Banksy that is at Mall of the Emirates in Dubai (a mix of art and the business of art). The partnership between Dubai Economy and Amazon to offer online courses to e-commerce business founder, Youtube Kids being released in the MENA region and more.
EPISODE 6 - Explaining Roblox, the New Careem Plus Subscription, Remembering the Atari 2600 and More | BizWrap 03May2021
This week on BizWrap, I talked about: If you have kids 13 are under, they are playing Roblox that IPOs at a $45B valuation. Behind the Scenes at Amazon's Biggest Fulfillment Center. Overview of Careem's new subscription model. The Launch of Instagram's Remix on Reels, the TikTok Duet competitor. Google Maps Providing Eco-Friendly Routes in the UAE. Retro: Classic arcade games with the Atari 2600 and more.
EPISODE 7 - Welcome to BizWrap. Smart Mirror @ Adidas Dubai. Weekly Wrap. Retro Moment 25 Years Ago Bill Gates Said and More | BizWrap 17May2021
We take a look at examples of in-store retail experiences that can attract customers post-COVID. We started with text on Facebook and Twitter, then image took center stage with Instagram, and then video content had its rise. Facebook introduced a mini-player enabling users to listen and control Spotify from inside Facebook. In our retro bit, we'll look at the predictions Bill Gates made 25 years ago about the future of tech.
EPISODE 8 - Amazon Acquires MGM, Instagram is removing like counts, and Snapchat launches "Spotlight" in MENA | BizWrap 31May2021
It is official: Amazon purchased MGM Studios for $8.45B. Apple and Facebook's privacy rivalry is summed up in an ad campaign by Apple. Snapchat is improving its feature offering in the Middle East by making "Spotlight" available in the region. Whatsapp has added the option to play voice noted faster, while Instagram is allowing you to hide like counts.
EPISODE 9 - Google and Shopify partner up, find out how a business is earning AED150 in less than 10min and more | BizWrap 14June2021
Learn all about Google and Shopify's latest partnership to promote retailers and small businesses, the AWS Data centers opening soon in Dubai, and find out how a business in Dubai Mall is earning AED150 in less than 10 minutes with little supervision.