Human rights activist suing Twitter for allegedly giving Saudi spies access to his info

A Saudi human rights activist has filed a lawsuit against Twitter, alleging that the company hired two people who spied on behalf of the government of Saudi Arabia and accessed his personal information. © Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Ali Al-Ahmed, head of the human rights advocacy organization Institute for Gulf Affairs, has… Continue reading Human rights activist suing Twitter for allegedly giving Saudi spies access to his info

Activist Accuses Twitter of Allowing Saudi Agents to Access His Sensitive Journalistic Data

Twitter and other defendants were sued Wednesday in California Northern District Court for allegedly allowing third parties to access a users’ confidential information. The lawsuit was filed by Gerstman Schwartz LLP on behalf of Ali Al-Ahmed, a Saudi Arabian national and human rights advocate who has been granted asylum in the United States. Al-Ahmed accuses… Continue reading Activist Accuses Twitter of Allowing Saudi Agents to Access His Sensitive Journalistic Data

IDC announces strategic partnership with the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority ahead of virtual CIO Summit

Riyadh: International Data Corporation (IDC) is delighted to announce that the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) will participate in the upcoming virtual edition of the IDC Saudi Arabia CIO Summit 2021 as the event’s Strategic Partner, while the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development (HRSD) will feature as Government Partner. Taking place on Wednesday, September 15, the IDC Saudi Arabia CIO… Continue reading IDC announces strategic partnership with the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority ahead of virtual CIO Summit

Saudi is MENA’s key social media market |

By Chris Forrester September 2, 2021 Saudi Arabia has seen social media usage “sky-rocket” according to a study from media agency Crowd and its Global media Insights report, using data from Euromonitor’s Digital Consumer trends. Because of the widespread use of smartphones, locals are using social apps more frequently, especially between 2020 and 2021. Statistics… Continue reading Saudi is MENA’s key social media market |