Google has been working on self-driving cars for a few years now — but up until recently, they were mostly modifying the heck out of existing cars, not building a vehicle from the ground up. Back in May, they released a mockup of what they expected their first built-in-house vehicle...
Animated chatter spills out from a corner of tech giant Google's Nairobi offices as five Kenyan schoolgirls discuss their upcoming trip to California where they hope to win USD$15,000 (approx. 54Milliion UGX) for I-cut, an app to end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). The five teenagers, aged 15 to 17, are the...
More trouble for Samsung as there have been reports in the US of one of its washing machines exploding. CNN Money reports that the models in question were manufactured between March 2011 and April 2016, but state that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) did not specify the models. Samsung...
According to online reports, Redmond-based software firm, Microsoft Corp. will be shutting down its open-source project hosting website that allows programmers to host and share the code of their projects; CodePlex effective December 15th, 2017. This was announced by the company's Corporate VP Brian Harry. Brian said that the CodePlex is...
Huawei has launched its 5000 series base station in Mobile World Congress 2017. Innovative technologies empower mobile operators to build a 5G-oriented network. The futureproof base station provides up to 10 times the support capacity of existing base stations as well as 30% better performance and 20% OPEX savings. With...
Something that customer service go through everyday are queries specific to how to manage data usage on smartphones and tablets. Maybe you regularly go over your data allowances and need to keep that within check or you simply need to know how much data you use on your smartphone or...
President Yoweri Museveni and First Lady Janet Museveni, who is also the minister of Education and Sports, with Uganda’s representatives to the Commonwealth games after a luncheon at State House Entebbe on April 22, 2018. (Photo Credit: PPU)
Telco firm; MTN Uganda on Tuesday announced they will on 26th Thursday April 2018, host the Uganda Athletics Team to a special homecoming dinner congratulating them for their spectacular performance at the concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia - that saw the team win three gold, one sliver, and two...
Google announced significant upgrades to two of its most widely used products: Now and Maps. While Google Now is the voice-based assistant that comes integrated in the company's mobile operating system Android, Maps has been consistently among the most heavily used apps and websites across platforms. Google vice-president Sundar Pichai...
Tech-giants all over the world made it to the CES 2017 event to showcase what they have for it's end-users, ranging from electronics, self-driving cars, smartphones, computers & tablets, to mention a few. Along with other tech giants, South Korean-based tech-firm, Samsung Corp. wouldn't miss a chance to showcase a...
Among the many fascinating reveals in the opening keynote of the Microsoft Build 2015 developer conference—Android and iOS code running on Windows phones,holograms that can attach themselves to physical robots, and Visual Studio for Mac and Linux—was the Microsoft Edge browser. Internet Explorer's more modern and fast successor, previously code-named...