Qatar has ranked first worldwide on the Digital Accessibility Rights Evaluation Index 2020 (DARE Index 2020) released by the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ict).DARE Index is a benchmarking tool for disability advocates, governments, civil society, international organizations and policymakers to trace country progress in making Information…

How to downgrade GCC and G++ in Ubuntu?

Downgrading GCC and G++ compilers in Ubuntu is mandatory to build some packages (like IRSTLM, Giza++, Moses, etc.). In this tutorial, I will present an easy way to install gcc-4.4, gcc-4.6, gcc-4.9, g++-4.4, g++-4.6, and, g++-4.9. First of all, you need to update the sources repository using a text editor…

Mada-AlecsoApps Award 2019

Are you a mobile app developer? Do you have an app that helps people with disabilities? So, you can apply to the Mada-AlecsoApps Award 2019 and win 10k USD. Awarding ceremony will be during Qitcom’19 at QNCC, Doha, Qatar. Deadline on Oct 20, 19. To apply visit: http://award.alecsoapps.org/mada #accessibility #assistivetechnology #mobileappdeveloper #award2019 #applynow #disability #android #qatar #doha