For SMEs on a budget, marketing has to achieve sufficient results to prove profitable while not costing the earth to run a single campaign. Not every type of marketing either online or offline qualifies or delivers speedy results. Companies must choose between their best options, execute campaigns, find the...
Security experts have detected 2.5 million new instances of crypto-jacking malware in the second quarter of 2018, according to a report from McAfee Labs. For the record, this marks a staggering 86% growth in cryptocurrency-mining malware over the past three months. Most of the new malware originates from older crypto-jacking scripts, according...
Following its earlier ban of advertising cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings on any of its platform, Google is easing on the ban, as they announced on Tuesday that it would allow only regulated cryptocurrency exchanges to advertise in the United States and Japan. According to their blog post, the changes will take place...
According to reports by Reuters, Qualcomm Inc. on Tuesday accused Apple Inc. of stealing its chip-making secrets and giving them to rival Intel Corp, paving the way for Apple to switch to Intel’s improved semiconductors, which may have cost Qualcomm billions of dollars in lost sales. The accusation, made in a...
Last year's winners of TechCrunch's Africa Startup Battlefield; Lori Systems back in July announced it had expanded its Logistics operation to Uganda, making it the second country after Kenya to hold the firm's operation. Notably, the company as well expanded to Rwanda, and South Sudan. According to the company, 'the...
MTN Uganda in partnership with Mastercard and United Bank for Africa (UBA) have announced a new service that will enable quicker, safer and more convenient online payments globally.  Through this partnership, MTN MoMo customers will use a virtual card to shop or make payments at the vast network of...
Government revenue collection agency; the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) on Wednesday recognized Stanbic Bank for being among the top key tax payers in Uganda - ahead of the Authority’s tax appreciation which aims at paying accolades to tax payers who pay their dues in time. The bank (stanbic) is currently the...
Customer relationships are a central component of every enterprise. Even B2B businesses, who have long been considered to be platform and service oriented, cannot continue trading if their relationships with their individual customers aren't as strong as they can be. So, as the owner of a B2B business, don’t think...
The need for quick and easy access to credit is always been a real need for borrowers with urgent requirements. However, when someone needs urgent financial assistance, they tend to ask family and friends or other close circles for help rather than go through the process of applying for...
ONEm Communications on Monday launched its mCoin across Africa. The cryptocurrency program uses “Pseudo-Mining” for coin distribution to the masses and works with and without the internet. On any mobile anyone can own, store, earn, trade mCoin using a revolutionary SMS Wallet. As reported by the World Economic Forum there...