Saudi FM: Gulf solution possible if Qatar returns to ‘right path’

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Assaf has said a solution to the Gulf crisis would only be possible if Doha returns to the “right path”, an indication that the kingdom’s position on theblockade of Qatar has not changed. The Saudi minister’s remarks came during the three-day emergency summits the kingdom is hosting, with Qatar’s Prime Minister … Read more Saudi FM: Gulf solution possible if Qatar returns to ‘right path’

Absher app makes Apple and Google ‘accomplices in the oppression of Saudi women’

Pressure is growing on Apple and Google to remove Absher, a controversial Saudi app which can be used by male family members to track the movements of women and even bar them from travelling. Some 14 members of Congress have accused the two companies of being ‘accomplices in the oppression of Saudi women’ … The ways in … Read more Absher app makes Apple and Google ‘accomplices in the oppression of Saudi women’

This Saudi Teen is probably behind the hacks of dozens of tech CEOs and celebrities

Over the past six months, the hacking group OurMine has attacked the social media accounts of some of the biggest names in tech, includingGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick. Lacking a clear raison d’être — OurMine has variously claimed to be raising awareness of security problems and to … Read more This Saudi Teen is probably behind the hacks of dozens of tech CEOs and celebrities