A new report from in the latest Snapchat security snafu indicates that the iOS version of the popular messaging app is susceptible to denial-of-service attacks that can freeze or crash a user's phone. This was revealed by Spanish security researcher Jaime Sanchez who detailed the flaw in a blog post, explaining that...
MALI Group of Companies CEO Frank Gashumba in a move to encourage people go for HIV tests has posted his test results on Social Media. The test results taken from Nakasero Hospital show that Mr. Gashumba is HIV Negative. It is unknown whether the move from the motivational speaker will encourage...
Education is pivotal to the growth of any nation and at Microsoft’s Partners in Learning Global Forum 2012, being held in Prague, Czech Republic, a number of solutions are being showcased that can be used to boost education in Africa, as well as across the world. The summit will see about 500...
So the future of publishing is finally here. It's electronic. And web-based. What we don't know is where the future of readership is. And whether it is equally electronic. What's for sure, though, is that A LOT of people see themselves as publishers. So here is a list of...
The Walka Handheld TV from GOtv is a 3.5” (8.75cm) handheld television screen and DStv decoder bundled into one portable device, the DVB-H ("Digital Video Broadcasting - Handheld) digital TV player which allows you to watch television on the go. This device is slim, light-weight and portable and has...
Roughly one of every seven people on the planet visited a Google web property in July. Google sites received 1.2 billion unique visitors in that month alone. Statista's chart, below, shows the 10 companies with the most frequently visited properties on the Internet, ranked by number of unique monthly visitors. While Google is...
A study at Princeton University has shown that social network Facebook will in the next three years lose about 80% of its users. Study of the Department of Mechanics and Aeronautics argues that weakening of Facebook will occur because of loss of user between the 2015 and in 2017. The study...
Samsung Electronics (East Africa) and Airtel today launched the much anticipated Samsung Galaxy SIV at a breakfast event in Kampala. As part of an on-going global launch of the Galaxy S4 Smart Phone in key markets and just a week after the launch of the handset in Africa at a...
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...
The One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) project has so far covered 407 schools across the country. At least  207,026 laptops have been distributed, according to Nkubito Bakuramutsa, the OLPC Coordinator in Rwanda Education Board. Bakuramutsa told The New Times yesterday that Rwanda has been ranked third globally after Peru and...