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U.S-based Financial services; Fitch Rating, has assigned Uganda Development Bank (UDB) a Long-Term Issuer Default rating (IDR) of B+ with a Stable Outlook. A credit rating is an assessment of the creditworthiness of a borrower in general terms or with respect to a particular...
Never before has customer service been more important in literally any industry imaginable. From consumer goods to B2B relationships, the Customer Experience (CX) can make or break a company. In an age where information is never more than a mouse click away, customers demand instantaneous responses from...
Airtel Uganda has announced a major milestone in launching countrywide 4G/LTE coverage in the country, this morning. This means Airtel Uganda subscribers will get to enjoy high-speed internet, regardless of their geographical location The Telecom company now boasts of a total...
A Belgian security researcher has found an unusual quirk in Facebook’s search function. Facebook lets you search for photos of your female friends, but refuses to do the same for your male friends. The bizarre find was discovered this weekend by notorious Belgian white-hat hacker Inti De Ceukelaire....
Today, it's with no doubt that social media platforms have made our lives much easier. We are able to connect with different kinds of people anywhere around this world—no matter what time it is, we're in position to get real time news & updates, business opportunities—as well...
Hamilton Cloud Services (HCS), Uganda’s first local cloud service provider and a subsidiary of Hamilton Telecom, has today finalized an agreement to collocate their servers in Raxio Data Centre’s state-of-the-art, always-on data centre at the Kampala Industrial and Business Park, Namanve. Raxio announced its...
Autonomous government parastatal; National Information Technology Authority-Uganda (NITA-U) has confirmed MYUG free Wi-Fi internet is now available at 284 hotspots in Kampala and Entebbe. Simutaneoulsy, confirmed 76,519 users to have signed up and using the service. MYUG was availed in October 2016, following Frank...
Internal storage on a phone is one of the biggest feature/spec that most people consider when buying or upgrading a new smartphone. Why! the reasons I can think of, one—media storage, two—mobile OS runs smoothly, and most important apps installation. So while buying...
The Anzisha Prize in its 9th running has opened applications for entrepreneurs, innovators, inventors, among other—to submit their proposal for the 2019 Anzisha Prize Awards. Anzisha Prize one of Africa’s biggest award for young entrepreneurs. The initiative is run by African Leadership Academy (ALA)...
The National Information Technology Authority, Uganda (NITA-U) has had sight of the article published in the media on 5th February 2019 where it was reported that Uganda Law Society petitioned the Constitutional Court seeking the declaration of two sections of the Computer Misuse Act No.2 of 2011 null and void. As the Authority responsible for the...