The British government has unveiled a tool that can accurately detect extremist content and block it from being viewed, the media reported on Tuesday. Home Secretary Amber Rudd told the BBC that she would not rule out forcing technology companies to use it by law. Rudd visited the US to meet tech companies...
If you are feeling left out because your partner is spending more time on their smart device, you aren't alone. McAfee study which looked at online behavior of people and how it affects their real-world relationships with friends and partners, found that close to four-fifths of the respondents thought that...
Facial recognition technology from Apple and Samsung will prompt other manufacturers to include the feature in their devices, a market research firm said on Thursday, adding that 1 billion smartphones will have some form of a face unlock solution in 2020. According to a report by Counterpoint Research, this development could lead to facial recognition becoming...
Uganda has been 'well' represented all over this world when it comes to innovation. Likes of; ClinicPesa, Kaaro Health who were selected in the Make-IT accelerator programme, Geoffrey Ssekatatwa who emerged among the 12 top winners in the 2017 Africa Entrepreneurship Awards. Other include; BareFoot Law, SafeBoda, Safe Futures, Evidence and...
Kaspersky Lab researchers have helped uncover a number of unknown vulnerabilities that have left gas stations around the world exposed to remote takeover, often for years. The vulnerabilities were found in an embedded gas station controller of which there are currently over 1,000 installed and online. The manufacturer was...
On Wednesday, the National Information Technology Authority Uganda (NITA-U) was hosted by the Parliamentary Committee on ICT to appraise them on Uganda’s Missing Links project. The Government of Uganda, through NITA-U, is implementing the National Data Transmission Backbone Infrastructure and e-Government Infrastructure (NBI/EGI) project to connect all major towns across...
Pollicy, a civic technology organisation in Uganda, has joined the fight to combat human trafficking by developing a platform named Wetaase that will provide relevant, timely information to citizens seeking to travel abroad as well as utilize open data to track and reduce incidences of human trafficking in East...
Technology isn't only restricted to the indoors, in fact, there are tons of gadgets and gizmos that love the outdoors as much as you do. Unlike indoor tech, outdoor gadgets have to be portable and practical. Here are three of the best outdoor devices for your next camping, hiking...
As legal action between Apple and Qualcomm intensifies with billions of dollars at stake, a report on Monday claimed that the iPhone maker will use Intel baseband chips for its devices in 2018. According to Taiwanese business group KGI Securities, Apple shared baseband chip orders for iPhones 7 with Qualcomm and Intel. For the 2018 devices, the company...
In just two short decades, it has become possible to transform your business beyond recognition using technology to adapt, streamline and manage your workload more efficiently. Whether yours is a legacy business or a brand-new start-up, it has never been easier to adopt digital best practices in order to...