U.S-based internet firm; Google Corp. has opened applications for its second annual Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme, extending it in the process to a further 12 African countries that graduated from the programme last week, as reported making it a total of 18 countries across the continent – Egypt, Tunisia,...
Facebook has announced 'Lip Sync Live' - a new musical experience on their apps. With the new feature, users will be able to lip sync to music on with live videos on Facebook. Users will be able to choose from songs in Facebook’s library and add a descriptor as...
San Diego, California-based Telecommunications and Semiconductors firm; Qualcomm through its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. on Monday announced a new processor a 'Qualcomm Snapdragon 850' specifically designed for Windows 10 Always Connected PCs - succeeding the Snapdragon 835 that was used in the first Always Connected PCs. The new processor comes with 30%...
Odongo Justine a builder from Ngut-chati village, Oyam District, the 6th Toyota Premio winner displays his car keys at the Lira Mayors Gardens.
Following its success last month since the launch of the MoMo Nyabo promotion, Telco firm; MTN Uganda last week handed over three Toyota Premios to winners Kiwenda, Pallisa and Oyam. The three join the first winners from Kawempe, Ibanda, and Bweyogere who recieved the cars first. Out of twenty four (24)...
Microsoft Corp. has announced it has reached an agreement to acquire GitHub, the world’s leading software development platform where more than 28 million developers learn, share and collaborate to create the future. Together, the two companies will empower developers to achieve more at every stage of the development lifecycle,...
Back in March Cupertino-based technology firm, Apple Inc. announced June 4th through June 8th as official dates for it's annual developers conference; the Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) 2018 - and was rumored to be launching its first major product of the year. The conference will be held at the McEnery Convention...
MTN is one of the most admired home-grown brands in Africa, according to research done by Brand Africa in association with the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. In the 6th annual “Brand Africa 100: Africa's Best Brands” research report, tele-communications brand MTN was been announced as the first African brand spontaneously recalled...
Three MTN Uganda customers; Tom Mayanja, Dickens Muhereza, and Bernadette Bavuga from Kawempe, Ibanda, and Bweyogere respectively were jubilant after receiving the first three cars of the MTN MoMo Nyabo promotion. They used MTN Mobile Money to load airtime and data bundles. As scratch cards are expected to be phased...
Ahead of the Nokia 2.1, Nokia 3.1, and Nokia 5.1 launch earlier this week, HMD Global has confirmed that Android P will be rolled out to all Nokia phones launched till date. Additionally, the Nokia 2 will receive the Android 8.1 Oreo update in June. Android P software update will arrive across all price segments in Nokia's lineup,...
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is driving a paradigm shift in how nations prepare for the digital economy and could almost double the value of the global digital economy to USD$23 trillion by 2025 from USD$12.9 trillion in 2017 when it accounted for 17.1% of global GDP. However, a scarcity of...