Middle East firms see social media opportunities


The role of social media has grown dramatically in the Middle East, in light of the Arab Spring.

But it's not just finding popularity among protesters wanting change. Businesses in the region are now getting involved but are they still playing catch up?

Simon Atkinson has been finding out.

Special report: The Technology of Business

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