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This article was published on September 5, 2010

Saudi Royalty iPad Fan-King?

Saudi Royalty iPad Fan-King?
Ahmad F Al-Shagra
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Ahmad F Al-Shagra

Co-founder of Nadrus.com, Ex-Editor of The Next Web ME, trainer, blogger, and programmer. Co-founder of Nadrus.com, Ex-Editor of The Next Web ME, trainer, blogger, and programmer.

It’s one thing to pass a casual tweet with her majesty Queen Rania of Jordan, but an entirely different ball game when you see Kingdom Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah tinkering with an iPad, as he did during an opening ceremony yesterday in Mecca.

His Majesty was geeking it out with his iPad 3G during the Zamzam Water Project opening in Mecca yesterday as reported by 9to5mac.com which I for one find pretty cool. Who knows maybe the next Arab Summit will utilize Angry Birds to solve the regions many disputes.

King Abdullah using an iPad