Telecom firm; MTN Uganda as today announced a price reduction in its data rates. And according to CEO; Wim Vanhelleputte, "the reduction is expected to drive further internet connectivity to facilitate business growth and enable communication." Wim further adds that it's important for their customers not only get lower rates but...
A Member of Parliament has accused Budadiri West Constituency MP Hon. Nandala Mafabi for taking USD$30,000 from a Chinese Company to use Parliament to block the ongoing procurement process of the last phase of the national backbone infrastructure project. The legislator who prefers anonymity for now, says Mr Mafabi was...
The National Transmission Backbone/E-Government Infrastructure (NBI/EGI) project is a government imitative by Ministry of Information Communication Technology of Uganda through its mandated body National Information Technology Authority-Uganda (NITA-U), intended to ensure that high bandwidth data connection is available in all major towns of Uganda at a reasonable rate. This Infrastructure...
Uganda will be celebrating its Liberation Day on Friday 26th, January 2018. And we can expect a lot from D-day. ISPs are always trying their best to give their customers/subscribes best internet rates at affordable prices. They've introduced package such as; super combos, night packs, WTF, Midnight Bundles, Happy Hours/Nights...
Developers at; Opera Software AS earlier this month rolled out the final stable build of the latest Opera desktop browser for Windows, macOS, and Linux platforms that came with numerous new features such as a new anti-cryptomining feature. On the other hand, the mobile platforms missed the roll out as the update...
Telecom firm; MTN and Cambridge, Massachusetts-based; software-defined radio technology firm Vanu Inc. have announced the integration of the two networks with an aim to extend MTN’s Network in rural areas which are currently unconnected in Rwanda. The agreement will allow for the provision of GSM services, including voice and data,...
Opera has officially announced the release of a stable build of the latest Opera 50 desktop browser and has been made available for Windows, macOS, and Linux platforms and packs numerous new features such as a new anti-cryptomining feature, and Chromecast and VR 360 support for the Oculus VR headset. NoCoin Anti-Cryptocurrency Mining The new NoCoin feature that helps block...
Business came to a halt across Zimbabwe yesterday when the country's internet connectivity went down from mid-morning. A major fiber optic cable linking Zimbabwe to neighboring South Africa was damaged, causing temporary internet blackout, according to information gathered at the time of going to print. Retailers suffered a major setback...
After a year marked by devastating cyber attacks and breaches, online attackers are expected to become even more destructive in 2018, security researchers said on Wednesday. A report by the security firm McAfee said the ransomware outbreaks of 2017 offer just a taste of what's to come as hackers develop new strategies and...
Jeff Bezos had a lot to be grateful for this Thanksgiving weekend. After record-breaking weekend sales, Amazon's stock price hit an all-time high of USD$1,213.41 a share on Monday. That pushed Bezos' net worth to over USD$101 billion, which is up 35% from the same period last year, according to Bloomberg. Bezos once...