Huawei together with the First Lady; Janet K. Museveni, early this month flagged off 10 ICT students to China having emerged finalists in Huawei's Seed for the Future Program. 35 applications were submitted in from four different public universities - that were to discuss about using ICT to improve certain...
Amid the ongoing Facebook data leak row, a new study has said that over 3000 apps on Google Play have been improperly collecting data on children. The Independent reported that more than 3,300 apps on Google Play have been improperly collecting data on children. Citing the International Computer Science Institute research (ICSI), it said that more...
According to online reporter TechMoran, Huawei has launched its newest mid-range smartphone to the Y-series; the Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 in Kenya targeting the youth. The Y7 Prime 2018 say is the 'successor' or the 'newest' version of the Y7 Prime that was launched in 2017. Thus, the Y7...
The ten Ugandan ICT students who emerged finalists in the Seeds for the Future Programme 2018 from 35 proposals that were presented to a panel of judges, were flagged off to a two-weeks technological study trip in China by the First Lady and the Minister of Education and Sports; Her Excellence,...
After five months of running, telecom firm; MTN Uganda, has finally decided to rest its mid-week data bundle promo; Gaga Wednesday. Launched on Wednesday 08th, November 2017, begun with 1GB data for 3000 UGX but later went on making it more affordable for its customers reaching giving them more data...
MTN has announced a collaboration with Ecobank Group, enabling both companies to leverage each other’s assets that will ultimately offer more value to their respective customers across the continent. MTN’s large subscriber base, comprehensive distribution, innovative digital products and drive for mobile financial services are being linked with Ecobank’s trail...
Alibaba's Founder; Jack Ma on Monday urged Facebook to resolve its data privacy problems, a day before the social media giant's Founder and CEO; Mark Zuckerberg, was due to appear at US congressional hearings. Ma, speaking at the Boao Forum for Asia in China's southern Hainan province, was asked about privacy issues that...
Google on Wednesday launched a voice synthesiser called "Cloud Text-to-Speech" which is powered by its Britain-based Artificial Intelligence (AI) subsidiary DeepMind. The service is available for developers to add it in their own applications. A text-to-speech service is a form of speech synthesis that converts text into spoken voice output. Google's text-to-speech powers the...
Analysts from financial services firm Morgan Stanley have predicted that Microsoft will reach USD$1 trillion in market value within a year. In a new report to investors late on Monday, the firm put a 12-month price target of USD$130 on Microsoft's stock, up from USD$94 per share. According to technology website Geekwire, shares of...
Huawei on Tuesday launched the P20 and P20 Pro flagships at an event in Paris, France. The Chinese smartphone giant also launched the Porsche Design Mate RS at the event, continuing its partnership with the luxury design house. The Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS is nearly identical to the Huawei P20 Pro in terms of specifications, but it has some...