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ICT Ministry Permanent Secretary, Vincent Bagiire (R) hands over a computer set to one of the beneficiaries. (Photo by: NITA-U)

NITA Uganda Donates Shs530M Worth Equipment to BPO Firms

The National Information Technology Authority of Uganda (NITA-U) has donated equipment worth 530 million UGX to three private Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) firms operating outside the government BPO incubation centre. The firms...
A Female user pictured on a laptop shopping online with Kilimall Uganda. (Photo Courtesy: PC Tech Magazine)

Kilimall Uganda’s ‘Mobile Week’ Campaign Brings Amazing Offers on Smartphones & Electronics 

Online marketplace; Kilimall Uganda, in yet a new campaign dubbed the 'Mobile Week' which is scheduled to take place from 24th to 30th April, 2017 will be giving its customers amazing...
Former Police Spokesperson, AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi. (Photo Credit: imbaraga radio)

KAWEESI MURDER: Government Sues Online Publishers

Government has sued three major online media publications for allegedly publishing particulars of confidential information from the investigations into the murder of former Police Spokesperson, AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi. The sued publishers...
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MasterCard Unveils its Next-Generation Biometric Payment Card To Fight Fraud – Debuts in South...

According to reports by Telegraph, Global Financial firm; MasterCard will soon end the use of PINs at cash machines. This comes after the firm launched its next-generation biometric payment card in South Africa on Thursday, following...

Microsoft’s New Feature Let’s You Sign in Your Account Minus The Password

Redmond-based software firm, Microsoft Corp. announced a new feature dubbed 'GA' wherein users can now just use their smartphone to sign-in to their account. "This process is easier than standard two-step verification...
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Ugandans Develop Platform to Locate Everyday Small Service Providers

A group of Ugandan youths has developed a new platform that connects users to everyday small service providers including cleaners, painters, wedding service providers, photographers, stationers, lawyers, accountants among others. Dubbed Service...

African Governments Must Prioritize Agriculture to Drive Inclusive Economic Growth and Development

Governments across Africa, private sector actors, donors and development partners  were today urged to step up efforts to accelerate Africa’s path to prosperity, inclusive growth and decent jobs creation by moving...

Government Extends SIM Card Registration Deadline

The Prime Minister of Uganda, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has ordered the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) to extend the simcard registration verification deadline, PC Tech Magazine has learnt. The directive was given in...
Instagram's latest update to display your best posts first. Image Credit: Mashable

Instagram For Android Gets An Offline Mode, iOS Users Will Have To Wait

Facebook's Photo and Video sharing app; Instagram for Android has received an offline mode that will let Instagrammers access many of its features even when they don't have internet connection. This...
An attendee waits to try the newly announced Facebook Spaces virtual reality platform during the annual Facebook F8 developers conference in San Jose, California, U.S., April 18, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

Facebook Has Officially Launched The ‘Spaces App’ At The F8 Developer’s Conference

At its ongoing annual F8 Developer Conference, Menlo Park-based social networking firm, Facebook Inc. showcased its efforts in the VR space by introducing a new app dubbed 'Spaces' - that allows Oculus Rift...
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Ugandans Develop Platform to Locate Everyday Small Service Providers

A group of Ugandan youths has developed a new platform that connects users to everyday small service providers including cleaners, painters, wedding service providers,...