This month's traffic data indicates that PC Tech Maintained it's favourable positioning among top-ranked local websites in Uganda. Website traffic information provided by Alexa - a California - based subsidiary company of Amazon.com which provides commercial web traffic data - reveals a list of the Top 500 websites visited by internet users. Although this list is dominated by international websites,...
Launched at the end of April, Mkito.com is Africa’s newest online music platform. Founder Sune Mushendwa spoke to about how the idea came about and his ambitions for the platform. The idea for Mkito.com matured over a number of years, says Mushendwa:”We needed a platform in Tanzania to distribute music...
Nowadays, travelers are not only multichannel but also more digital and hyper-connected than ever. They can use their connected devices to interact with other users through online communities and social networks, follow well-known bloggers, and even get a more complete travel experience through augmented reality technology. Wearable technology is predicted...
Kampala – AIG, a property, casualty and general insurance company has launched its latest innovative product “AIG Cyber Edge” onto the Ugandan market. Speaking at the launch of the first Cyber Insurance product in Uganda, Ann Othieno, the Managing Director of AIG Uganda noted that cyber security has never been...
Conventional methods of betting have been a thing in Uganda for a while ever since the introduction of sports betting in Uganda in the early 2000’s, and has spread across the region. It basically a client (user) walking into a gaming outlet, list the games they want to bet for,...
Do you know that most free antivirus software solutions are not licensed for commercial use? The free antivirus software solutions include AVG, Avast! and Malwarebytes are licensed strictly for home computers. Malwarebytes' end-user license agreement (EULA) explains that the free version is limited to personal, noncommercial purposes, while AVG's EULA explicitly...
Gerald Begumisa is the Managing Director of Yo-Uganda Limited. Whereas you may not have heard of them, you most certainly have used their products without knowing that you were. Yo! Payments gateway is used by many financial services providers and is the main focus of Gerald's company. We caught up with...
Insurance penetration in Uganda remains low compared to other East African Community members of Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda's insurance penetration as of 2016, lies at 0.9%, while Rwanda, Tanzania and Kenya have penetration of 2%, 2.3% and 3.8%, respectively. Among the issues hindering insurance penetration in Uganda and Africa as...
Uganda Revenue Authority(URA) has introduced the Electronic Cargo Tracking System (ECTS)  to improve efficiency and reduce the cost of doing business. The $5.2m project which is supported by The government, World Bank and Trade Mark East Africa, a trade facilitation organization is expected to be ready for testing by the end of...
Facebook and Google are at the moment one of the best places for advertising your bussiness, but it is often difficult for advertisers to decide where they should focus their attention Advertising and creating a brand presence on Facebook has different advantages and requires a different approach than advertising on...