Knowledge Oman Releases Official Android App


Knowledge Oman, the leading knowledge based community initiative in Oman, has launched a free android app on Google Play, the android market. This advanced app, with a simple design & an easy interface, lists a number of categories for news and other activities and automatically synchronizes with the Knowledge Oman portal, thus enabling users to readily access the latest posts published on the portal.

“In our ongoing efforts to promote and bring knowledge closer to community, we have now created a mobile application compatible with Android to bring knowledge free and at the fingertips of the community.” says Al Matasaam Billah Al Gheilani, Online Manager, Knowledge Oman, who developed the app.

The app allows users to connect to the photo galleries of the Knowledge Oman portal and the Knowledge Oman Facebook page; it also offers access to KO’s Facebook & Twitter timelines. Users are also able to receive push notifications and updates whenever a new post is published on the Knowledge Oman website. In addition, the app’s search function lets users easily search the KO database for any KO news. This bilingual app has an Arabic as well as English interface and is designed to work in over 2395 devices, including android smartphones and tablets.

Knowledge Oman app has been developed by Al Matasaam Al Gheilani through sur-digitalsolutions.com, a web and mobile development company founded in 2011 created for IT developments. More information about the app including screenshots and video is available at www.knowledgeoman.com.

Knowledge Oman is uniquely driven by the community and for the community, run voluntarily by a team of local and expatriate team living in Oman coming from different backgrounds, nationalities and professions of both private and public institutions. Established in 2008 by Tariq Al Barwani, Knowledge Oman has received both local and international recognition for the excellence rendered, including an award winning status for its community projects.