As the party season kicks off, we are faced with the perennial challenge: how are we going to get home once the celebrations are over? Although it is much easier to be responsible, many people still drive under the influence. Uber has covered the basics of getting around over the festive...
We all have a WhatsApp status that says something about us or what we are going through (except for our parents and cool grandparents - they still have the default "Hey there! I am using WhatsApp."). With users coming from every corner of the world - even the most remote...
Did you know that cloud storage is considered to be one of the best investments that small businesses can make? Disasters can and will strike. Devices can and do get lost and or stolen. You never know when there will be a situation in which you will need information...
One of the major causes of business failure is poor money management and/or inadequate financing. In fact, according to the NYTimes poor accounting is one of the top 5 reasons small businesses go belly up. It’s easy to overlook something when you’re trying to keep track of expenses, send out...
Believe it or not, your smartphone is literally of no use without internet connectivity. Millennials have become addicted to Snapchating, Instagraming, Facebooking and Tweeting (not in that order), while cloud storage has picked up popularity and more & more people have become inclined to use streaming apps like YouTube...
Mobile Money has been around for quite sometime now - enabling individuals to transfer money and pay bills all over Uganda. Mobile money transfer has morphed quickly into mobile payments and mobile banking products. The latest addition to the Mobile Money use case being the ability to save in small amounts...
NDTV news reports, Wang Sicong, son of Wang Jialin, a Chinese businessman whose net worth is over $30 billion, purchased eight iPhone 7 smartphones for his dog, according to a post on the dog's account on Weibo. The iPhone 7 in China is priced between $959 to $1194 (roughly 3.3 million UGX to...
I recently found myself in a position that I've not been in many times before. When I randomly checked the data balance on my MTN Mi-Fi router, I found out I had slightly over 1GB, which was due to expire the next day. That took me by surprise! I...
Following their launch in Nigeria two years ago, the ride-sharing app, Uber Inc., today is supporting local Nigerian business by uniting with the community to help Nuli Juice continue its operations. On Thursday Uber will assist by delivering a combo deal to the doorsteps of Nuli fans . On Thursday, between 8am...
On Monday, Micro-blogging Website, Twitter Inc., introduced Promoted #Stickers which is available globally to select marketers with a managed account, allows brands to create and promote custom stickers for anyone on Twitter to use. Brands design four or eight stickers for users to add to their own photos. Photos with a brand’s...