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,...
OLX, one of the world’s leading online classified platforms, today announced its entry into the Ugandan market by unveiling it’s free portal for buying and selling unused goods and services, OLX. Representing OLX’s Head of Sub Saharan Africa, Kenya’s country manager Thomas Platenga expressed his joy at the company finally being...
Infotech, a leading provider of IT products and services for manufacturing, retail distribution, banking, financial services and insurance, in association with BDO East Africa, organized an event aimed at creating awareness on the impact of non-adherence to Anti-Money Laundering regulatory laws and to enhance efforts towards establishing a risk...
We are starting this week off with an interview with the Microsoft Country Manager for East and Southern Africa, Mr Eric Odipo who talked to us about Office 365 and some of the strategies to make it succeed in Sub Saharan Africa. I usually start off my interview with a...
Today I had a very exciting interview with the Founder of Done Deal which I consider to be the Ugandan Groupon, I stumbled upon this startup at a tech event in Kampala and due to it's unique offerings I thought it would be nice to have a chat with it's...
Microsoft just announced availability of Office 365 and it's cloud service Microsoft Azure to 18 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Office 365 delivers the full suite of Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Outlook in the cloud. What this means is that you can now easily share and...
Unless you’ve already got your hands on Google’s latest flagship Nexus 6 or Nexus 9 devices, you probably haven’t yet got a taste of Android 5.0 Lollipop. If you’ve got an unlocked second-gen Moto Gthough, you can be among the first to try the newest version of Android with...
Google and the Larry Page Family Page Foundation have launched a public campaign to fight Ebola. According to Google's official blog, Every dollar you will donate will be doubled by Google. Larry Page Family foundation is giving $15 Million while Google is giving $10 Million right away to help stop...
Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team experts researched the “Darkhotel” espionage campaign, which has lurked in the shadows for at least four years while stealing sensitive data from selected corporate executives travelling abroad.   “Darkhotel” hits its targets while they are staying in luxury hotels. The crew never goes after the same...
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 &...