Google's Family Link is now available publicly after launching in a limited beta earlier this year; lets kids access Google services like Gmail, Maps, Chrome, and Photos. But it ties their devices to their parents’ devices, and parents get notifications about virtually everything their children do. Family Link can only manage Android devices, with...
MTN Uganda took home five gongs at the Digital Impact Awards Africa (DIAA) 2017 awards night held on Friday 22nd September 2017 at the Kampala Serena Hotel. The awards cemented MTN Uganda’s position as the number one telecommunications company in Uganda. The accolades that MTN Uganda scooped are; Digital Brand of...
Huawei and Riverbed Technology announced a partnership that will bring together the power of Huawei’s CloudEPN (Cloud Enterprise Private Network) and Riverbed SteelHead, which accelerates the delivery of applications, to make it easier for enterprises to manage their networks and optimise performance in the cloud. Recently introduced, Huawei's CloudEPN platform includes SD-WAN...
During its Ignite 2017 keynote, Microsoft showcased a number of short-term announcements centered around the likes of Microsoft 365, commercial Windows 10 S machines, and more. And the main highlight: Quantum Computing. Microsoft has been working on aspects of building a quantum computing ecosystem for some time, but this is the first...
  Apple’s iOS 11 update may come under fire, following reports that it is draining battery life at a very high rate as compared to iOS 10. Wandera, a mobile security firm released a report exposing the issue of battery drain in iOS 11 after several complaints online from iPhone and...
 Microsoft is currently in the process of rebranding the Windows Store to the Microsoft Store in Windows 10. The company recently started rolling out a new logo and name for the Windows Store in Windows 10, but the new Microsoft Store will have a lot of other things along with the...
Telecom-firm; MTN Uganda has today announced the launch of its 2nd annual MTN Innovation Awards; a platform through which MTN Uganda recognizes some of the most outstanding locally developed mobile and desktop applications, as well as individuals and organisations that have been at the forefront of enabling the innovation...
Huawei has joined forces with academic and industry partners to develop services for the next phase of 5G mobile and wireless communications architecture. Within the 5G-MoNArch (5G Mobile Network Architecture) consortium, Huawei is leading the design of the envisioned adaptive architecture. Within the 5G-MoNArch (5G Mobile Network Architecture) consortium, Huawei...
Apple started to push update notifications for its latest version of iOS operating system on Tuesday. The iOS update includes AR, or augmented reality, capabilities, offering the technology to Apple users with an iPhone 6S or later. Augmented reality technology blends the real world with the virtual by overlaying images and...
Airtel Uganda has announced a new partnership with Vivo Energy in a bid to expand the Airtel Money Agent network. The partnership will see over 80 Shell service stations give Airtel Uganda subscribers the opportunity to seamlessly withdraw or deposit money using Airtel Money, reaffirming Airtel Uganda’s purpose of not...