Setareh Behroozi


  • From newborn baby to Mexican corn, weird items left in e-hailing cars 2019-05-09 01:01

    By Setareh Behroozi

    From newborn baby to Mexican corn, weird items left in e-hailing cars

    People leave behind items in taxis many times. May be you have the experience to leave your phone, purse or shopping bag in a taxi.

  • mobile games 2019-05-07 11:00

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Which province, which mobile game, an interesting survey

    TEHRAN — Yes, the place and ecosystem people live in, may affect the type of mobile game they download.

  •  ‘Projecting 100 years of wet spell unscientific’ 2019-04-23 11:18

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Knowledge-based technologies can decrease flood losses

    Recent floods saturated the grounds in dry regions, though it also brought grief and pain for the residents. New emerging technologies and knowledge-based companies suggest up-to-date ways to turn the threats of flood into opportunities.

  • social media and distaster 2019-04-09 21:55

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Social media and recent floods in Iran, promising or threatening?

    TEHRAN — Different hashtags on recent destructive floods in Iran have been trending in different social media and the news of the floods went viral in cyberspace.

  • technology 2019-03-18 11:55

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Steps taken for technology and innovation improvement in 1397

    Digital transformation, e-government, knowledge economy, and space-based business are amongst catch-phrases of technology in Iran during the Iranian calendar year 1397, ending on March 20.

  • e-government 2019-02-13 11:53

    By Setareh Behroozi

    E-government, a new opportunity that should be seized

    During recent months, Iran’s Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Ministry promoted electronic government in the country. The first phase of e-government services project in Iran officially came on stream under the title of ‘Mobile Government’ in mid-May 2018.

  • space-based technology 2019-02-03 21:34

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Space technology, future market for Iranian entrepreneurs

    About half a century ago, human left footprints on the moon. For years, space technology was associated in the mind of public with launching satellites, astronauts in their weird costume exploring other planets. Space technology was unreachable and done behind closed doors!

  • smart agriculture 2019-02-01 22:28

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Iranian smart agricultural meteorology yearns for maximum harvest yields

    A new wave of young farmers and entrepreneurs are revolutionizing the agriculture industry. The new generation is graduated, and aware of new techniques and wants to develop new products. New farmers can be more dynamic, take advantage of new technologies and open new markets.

  • start-up 2019-01-22 21:42

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Leave car keys on hook! Iranian startup helps you enjoy urban journeys

    Being a pedestrian in Tehran is not an easy job at all. You are surrounded by highways and that makes you feel helpless when you want to walk around the city or having a commuting trip. In a metropolis like Tehran it can be annoying not to use your personal vehicle for transportation. Either you do not know about the directions or about the bus and subway programs. But what if you want to be a responsible citizen and care about clean air? An Iranian startup has you covered.

  • Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi 2019-01-08 21:13

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Space tech development won’t wait for other countries: minister

    TEHRAN -- Iran will not hold off development in the field of space technology and cannot wait for other countries to meet its needs, the information and communication technology minister told the Tehran Times during a press conference at the Iranian Space Research Center (ISRC) on Sunday.

  • Nina Nikoobakht, founder of the startup, presents her work to customers 2018-10-12 20:24

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Iranian startup waves magic wand to run errands

    Some days you feel that you need more than 24 hours to handle paperwork, run errands and carry out chores! Or imagine you should process a paperwork in another city, when you don’t have time to travel or it is hard for you to sojourn in a city you have never been before.

  • use of targeted tumor-penetrating nanoparticles (TPNs) and adjuvant pretreatment with pulsed focused ultrasound (pFUS), could potentially have an impact on the clinical outcome for patients treating t 2018-09-04 16:37

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Cancer treatment startups provide great opportunities for better interaction with patients: Iranian researcher

    The young Iranian U.S.-based academic Ali Mohammadabadi who is studying on the thermal and mechanical evaluation of Focused Ultrasound systems in cancer treatment and enhanced chemotherapeutic drugs delivery at the University of Maryland, believes that startups in the field of cancer treatment provide opportunities to better interact with and educate people in terms of new cancer detection techniques, care coordination platforms, smartphone-assisted medications, and also the treatment of cancers.

  • military service 2018-08-13 09:22

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Talented conscripts can do military service at knowledge-based companies

    TEHRAN -- The educated and talented conscripts can serve their two years of compulsory military service at knowledge-based companies, the chief conscription officer at the armed forces Mousa Kamali announced in a press conference on Sunday.

  • Visitors attend 24th Iran International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-commerce (ELECOMP 2018) which was held from July 26-31 2018-08-01 09:18

    By Setareh Behroozi

    ELECOMP: A great feast for Iranian startups

    Far away from Silicon Valley, in the northern part of Tehran, young entrepreneurs gathered to introduce their innovative ideas at the 24th Iran International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-commerce (ELECOMP 2018) which was held from July 26-31.

  • افتتاحیه نمایشگاه الکامپ 2018-07-30 09:38

    By Setareh Behroozi

    ELECOMP brightens up Iranian market

    Startups brighten up halls of the Tehran Permanent International Fairground with their colorful innovative decors, introducing their activity at the 24th International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-commerce (ELECOMP 2018).

  • mansour gholami 2018-07-04 08:47

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Third-generation universities being promoted: minister

    The Iranian science minister has said the country is promoting the third-generation universities, meaning entrepreneurship centers which transform science into technology and wealth.

  • entrepreneurship 2018-06-20 11:27

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Startups, spark of hope for Iran’s entrepreneurship ecosystem

    TEHRAN -- Entrepreneurship ecosystem is a term which we hear about very much these days.

  • fintech in iran 2018/06/02

    Fintech in Iran: Challenges and opportunities

    Especially millennial - people born between approximately the early 80s and late 90s - and the following generations prefer quick and easy banking services over walking to a branch, appointments with bank consultants and lengthy processes setting up accounts or putting together a portfolio.

  • inotex 2018 2018-05-13 20:10

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Smart city, smart life to be in limelight at INOTEX 2018

    TEHRAN – Smart city and smart life are the main themes of the 7th International Innovation Technology Exhibition (INOTEX) 2018, which will be held from July 5 to 7 in Tehran.

  • CYBERSPACE SECURITY 2018-05-11 20:27

    By Setareh Behroozi

    ICT Faculty to host cyberspace security workshop

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Faculty of Applied Science of Post and Telecommunication, known as ICT Faculty, will be hosting a five-day workshop on cyber security from May 12 to 16.

  • e-publishing 2018-05-09 10:25

    By Setareh Behroozi

    E-publishing: Technology between lines

    For me, book reading is always associated with scent of papers, flipping through pages and holding books in my hand. However, reading lags caused by busy daily life makes me think twice about my book reading habit

  • cyberspace 2018-04-20 19:42

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Doors open in cyberspace, please come in!

    Have you ever tracked the amount of time you spend online? For me, it all started with installing a time-tracking app on my smartphone. It tracks minutes I spend on various sites or applications and the result was appalling! Logging 70 times in the messaging apps in less than two hours… and it was not very different for others when I asked them to install the application on their phones as well.

  • ‘Telegram to be unblocked if it accepts Iran’s conditions’ 2018-04-06 21:18

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Telegram, time to 'left'?

    Telegram, the familiar blue icon on cellphones of most Iranians, is being turned into a challenge on the national level.

  • needlework 2018-02-28 20:41

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Vibrant needlework lights up Baluchi children’s face

    Scrolling through the Instagram, the vibrant colors of handicrafts and the innocent face of little girls in Baluchi dresses makes you to pause and open photos on @banook page.

  • Instagram/smaeel_azari96 2018-01-24 08:26

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Cleric mesmerizes children with story, color, ball

    TEHRAN -- story, color, ball; these are words written by the cleric Esmaeil Azarinejad on his bio on Instagram account.

  • Mojtaba Pirzad 2018-01-16 09:21

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Digital marketing in Iran on development track

    Digital marketing in Iran is increasing its hold on the domestic market share, assistant professor in marketing management and business advisor Mojtaba Pirzad said in an interview with the Tehran Times.

  • Reinventing the wheel: Altering school breaks 2018/01/08

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Reinventing the wheel: Altering school breaks

    The consistent air pollution disrupting the lives of citizens of metropolises in Iran during recent months has made officials to reappraise the idea of altering academic calendar for schools in some parts of the country.

  • Persian handicrafts 2018-01-03 19:50

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Great craft gift ideas for your beloved ones

    Iran is the land of miscellaneous creative handicrafts made by artisans in different parts of the country in the forms of enamel, tile, metalwork, leatherwork and wood carving.

  • Frightened by earthquake, people rushed out of their homes to find safe places in the neighborhoods after a magnitude-5.2 quake hit Tehran on December 20. 2018-01-02 10:17

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Earthquake or its social aftershocks, which is more destructive?

    All began with a massive earthquake which hit the western province of Kermanshah on November 12, 2017. The sad news and photos of the earthquake went viral and made people all over the country to feel sorrow.

  • A view of Tabiat bridge in northern Tehran 2017-12-27 10:31

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Tehran, the city that we love

    TEHRAN -- Unsteady earth and grey sky is making many people living in Tehran to spend heavy days. While Tehran has been grappling with persisting air pollution in recent weeks, a magnitude 5.2 earthquake hit the city on December 21.