Farmers and and agriculture experts will meet on 30th July to discuss opportunities to leverage ICT to  improve agricultural production at the second edition of Vodafone Power Talks.    Speakers include agriculture experts and farmers who have successfully used ICTs on their farms will share their experiences which will be useful...
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) has launched over 4,000 units of its locally designed and assembled but China manufactured Taifa Laptop which it announced last year December. The TAIFA laptop has a Core i3 4th Generation Processor, 500 GB Hard Disk, 4GB RAM, 14″ TFT Screen, WiFi,...
We all want to get more done. We dream of being able to service four clients in the time it currently takes us to respond to one client’s email. We want to be able to jump right into a project instead of having to wait sometimes weeks at a...
They often say that a good gambler has a nose for the right play. It is a kind of natural instinct that leads them towards the correct decision. There is a wealth of psychological research that suggests that such seemingly natural inclinations are actually a matter of thousands of...
The ICT ministers from Kenya, Uganda & Rwanda have pledged to accomplish the 'One Area Network' integration initiative at the Connected East Africa Summit that's taking place in Kwale Sub-county, Mombasa. This is a follow-up on the Regional inter-Ministerial Committee that was formed during the Transform Africa Forum held in Kigali...
GigaOm, a tech blog founded by journalist turned VC Om Malik, is shutting down after finding itself unable to repay creditors. The site has been serving up tech news (and has served as a direct competitor to TechCrunch) since 2006. Initially Twitter chatter backed up reports of the site’s demise....
Technology is pretty great, isn’t it? In the past 50 years humanity has become more technologically advanced than even Jules Verne or Ray Bradbury could have imagined. Companies like Google have started rushing toward creating truly innovative, never-before-seen tech with the potential to change how we not only live,...
Cards Against Humanity, which bills itself as a "party game for horrible people," decided that it wanted to help potential customers "experience the ultimate savings" on Black Friday by taking its game off its website completely. Instead, though, the site offered a bizarre and hilarious "deal": It sold boxes of...
The International Trade Centre, the joint agency of the World Trade Organization and the United Nations, is inviting companies in Uganda’s IT & ITES sector to apply to participate in a project of the Netherlands Trust Fund (NTF) III programme, focusing on enhancing export competitiveness in the IT &...
What does Google know about the places I’ve visited recently? Where should I go if have forgotten the administrator password for Google? What are my interests as determined by Google? Here are 10 important links that every Google user should know about. They are tucked away, somewhere deep inside your Google Account dashboard, and they...