Chinese-based telecommunication firm; Huawei Technologies plays a big role in Uganda's growing tech. Supporting startup businesses, innovation events, innovators, to mention a few. However, one of their programs; Seeds For Future Program - a global Corporate Social Responsibility flagship program that selects top college students in ICT-related courses for a...
According to a couple of sources, Google Play Music will be replaced as Google’s go-to music service with YouTube Remix at the end of the year, and users will be forced onto the new streaming service. Although there aren’t any details on how Play Music will be phased out, Google is...
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...
MTN Uganda's team led by CEO; Wim Vanhelleputte pose for a group photo with the King of Toro; His Royal Highness Dr. Rukirabasaija Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV at his palace.
MTN Uganda, led by the CEO Wim Vanhelleputte, at the weekend, paid a courtesy visit to the King of Toro, His Royal Highness Dr. Rukirabasaija Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV at his majestic palace, the Karuzika, overlooking Fort Portal town. This was during Wim's 3 days visit to the...
Non-profit entity to MTN Uganda; the MTN Uganda Foundation on Friday handed over the revamped out-patient department (OPD) block to Kabarole Hospital Church of Uganda (C.O.U) and donated hospital equipment to benefit hundreds of patients who frequent one of Western Uganda’s busiest public hospitals. For those unaware about the Foundation, it was...
Sub-brand to networking and telecommunications equipment and services firm Huawei; Honor has on Thursday unveiled its latest flagship in the Honor-series, Honor 10, at an launch event held in China. The launch comes after 3-weeks the parent firm; Huawei unveiled the Huawei P20, P20 Pro, and Mate RS. According to reports...
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,...