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Hive Colab Partners with US Embassy in Mobile Programming Bus Project

Technology and incubation hub, Hive Colab has struck a partnership with the United States Embassy to introduce a mobile programming bus project in Uganda. The year-long project which will kick off in...

Vodafone Uganda partners with Local Universities to Launch JUMP Academy in bid to boost...

Vodafone Uganda, is set to enhance the e-learning space for university students in Uganda with the launch of the JUMP Academy, a new and first of its kind addition on the...

M-Pesa Users Receive 24 Hours of Free Mobile Money Transfers after Safaricom Network Outage

Kenyan telecom giant, Safaricom has given all M-Pesa Subscribers 24 hours of free Mobile Money transactions on the network. Safaricom's network went down on Monday morning crippling many businesses. For nearly two...

Blu Flamingo Rolls Out 2017 Nationwide Digital Skills Training

Digital Marketing company, Blu Flamingo has announced dates for the 2017 edition of the Nationwide digital skills training, DigiCon. The DigiCoin17 conference which will run under the theme “Share Knowledge, learn from...

Hon. Frank Tumwebaze lauds Huawei for 2017 Seeds for the Future Program

Hon. Frank Tumwebaze the Minister of ICT and National Guidance has today lauded Huawei for the 2017 Seeds for the Future program. Speaking at the launch ceremony of the program at Makerere...

Kaspersky Lab Launches New Partner Program to Drive Business Growth for Security MSPs in...

Kaspersky Lab has launched a new partner program in Africa, aimed at managed service providers (MSPs) that already offer security services or would like to add them to their current portfolio. The...

Government, Huawei Partner to Launch Seeds for the Future 2017 Edition

Government through the Ministry of ICT and National Guidance has partnered with Technology giant, Huawei to launch an annual challenge aimed at boosting and supporting Technology innovators in the country. Dubbed 'Seeds...

Orange Telecom Set to Launch a Bank

Telecommunications company, Orange is set to open up a bank (Orange Bank) in France, Richard Stephane the company’s CEO has revealed. The Bank, according to Stephane, will allow users to control their...

Google Reportedly Testing ‘Copyless Paste’ Feature in Chrome App for Android

Google is reported to be testing a feature called “Copyless Paste” on Android, which allows users to paste text without having to copy it first. Engadget reports that the feature "thinks" of what you...
LinkedIn Corp's quarterly revenue and profit handily beat analysts' estimates as the world's biggest professional networking website operator. Image Credit: MarketsMorning

LinkedIn has hit 500 million users!

LinkedIn, the Microsoft-owned Professional networking site, LinkedIn has announced that it has passed a major milestone, with over 500 million users registered. The Microsoft-owned site had 450 million members in August, 2016. Unlike Facebook where...
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NSSF Launches Transaction Alerts to Members

Uganda’s top Pension body, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has rolled out a transaction alert service for her members. The development was revealed by...

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Seedstars World Adds Six More African Countries to This Year’s Seedstars...

Global seed-stage startups competition Seedstars World, according to reports by Disrupt-Africa, the 2017 edition of the Seedstars World Tour will visit more than 25...