Over the Weekend I decided to take a little vacation and because these days it is very easy to travel across East Africa thanks to the East African Community Integration I decided to visit Nairobi which is one of the beautiful cities in East Africa, I took a bus...
Leaked screenshots of a developer build  are showing that windows 9 will include both the Start Menu and windowed Metro/Modern-style apps. The screenshots obtained by Myce are from a Windows build called "Threshold," a project wildly held to be Windows 9 in everything but name. And though we've known that a Start Menu is in the works...
KAMPALA, Uganda - Uganda Telecom has launched its airtime credit service dubbed “Topowa” under which its subscribers will now be able to borrow airtime to make calls, send messages across all networks, enjoy data services and pay back later. To access the new service, a subscriber is required to dial *146#...
Police in Kampala has arrested one of the suspects in the MTN-Three Ways Shipping Company which is still before the Commercial Division of the High Court. One Waswa Kafuko 49 years old who is the Uganda Chief Finance Officer with Three Ways Shipping Group was this week picked up...
Muslim communities in Kibuli and Old Kampala Mosques received  assortment of food items and Ramadan gift hampers from MTN Uganda  as part of the Company’s holy month give-back drive and association with the Muslim community. Last year, MTN Uganda created a celebratory mood around the holy month of Ramadan at...
Microsoft has today confirmed that 18,000 individuals will be losing their jobs over the next 12 months. This was revealed through a memo to employees from chief executive Satya Nadella. He  said the bulk of the layoffs – 12,500 in total – would come from Nokia’s Devices and Services division, which the company...
Airtel is planning to launch Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in Zambia this year starting from the country’s capital Lusaka and the copper belt. It is commonly marketed as 4G LTE, a standard for wireless communication of high speed data for mobile phones and data terminals. This project is expected...
Helios Towers Africa (HTA) has signed an agreement with Bharti Airtel to buy off its telecom towers in Africa. The deal was made for an undisclosed amount. The India based  company will divest the towers across four countries in Africa, a move that will help it reduce debt and capital expenditure...
Are you a windows user? Microsoft has warned users that the mainstream support for all Windows 7 versions is ending in the next half year. After that Microsoft will provide extended support for the OS. Besides Windows 7, also Office 2010 SP1 and all Windows Server 2008 versions are affected. Mainstream support...
Tech giant Microsoft Corp. is joining the Cloud-Computing Standards Group, which is led by cloud-computing rival Google Inc. to collaborate on standards for software that can run on multiple computers and networks. The group is seeking to standardize the management tools called Kubernetes that let applications run on the Internet, such...