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Umeme launches project to connect 1000 households in Tororo

DAVID OCHIENGUmeme, through the Urban Electrification Programme, has launched a project to connect over 1000 households in divisions of western and Eastern in Tororo...

Sub counties to get electricity at subsidised cost 

SUNDAY SSEBAGGALA The minister for Energy and Mineral Development, Irene Muloni, has revealed  that the commencement of the new construction of power source in some ...

50 Years Later, We Still Don’t Grasp the Mother of All Demos

Fifty years ago today, Doug Engelbart showed 2,000 people a preview of the future.Engelbart gave a demonstration of the "oN-Line System" at the Fall...

China’s Huawei, a Big Tech Seller Globally, Runs Afoul of US

The recent arrest of a top Huawei executive in Canada has put a spotlight — again — on the Chinese telecommunications giant.Huawei (pronounced Wah...

How Doug Engelbart Pulled off the Mother of All Demos

Doug Engelbart was the first to actually build a computer that might seem familiar to us, today. He came to Silicon Valley after a...

PostBank launches affordable money transfer service

PostBank Uganda last week unveiled a safe easy and affordable money transfer system called Speedie money transfer.This solution targets both local and international customers...

Local firms want govt to give them contracts which are below Shs 30 billion

SOLOMON SERWANJJALocal contractors under their umbrella body, the Uganda National Builders and Civil Engineering Contractors, UNABCEC are demanding that government awards all construction contracts...

How Bagyenda side-stepped BoU board to sell Global Trust Bank

Justine Bagyenda, the former executive director in Bank of Uganda in charge of supervision side stepped the board and sold Global Trust Bank (GTB)...

The 18 pyramid schemes that have fleeced Ugandans of billions

A report released this month has indicated that a total of 18 ponzi and pyramid schemes have fleeced Ugandans of billions of shillings.Last month,...

Bagyenda at centre of Global Trust Bank dubious sale to DFCU

The Parliamentary Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises was stunned when they realised that Bank of Uganda disclosed the financial statement of...

Canada Welcomes AI—But Not All ‘Black in AI’ Workshop Guests

In Montreal Thursday, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau boasted about his country’s leading position in artificial intelligence and openness to international collaboration. A few...

Kenya rival banks CBA, NIC in merger talks

Kenyan based rival banks National Industrial Credit Bank, also known as NIC and the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) have commenced talks for a...

Tumblr’s Porn Bloggers Eye Pillowfort and Dreamwidth

Julia Baritz is having quite a week. The Austin, Texas based developer is the founder and lead architect of Pillowfort.io, a community-oriented social media...

Canada, France Plan Global Panel to Study the Effects of AI

In 1988, the US and other nations formed the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change to study and respond to consequences of greenhouse gas emissions....

Amazon Has a History of Bear Repellent Accidents

Two dozen Amazon warehouse employees in New Jersey were hospitalized Wednesday, one in critical condition, after a robot punctured a can of bear repellent,...

A Huawei Exec’s Arrest Complicates the US-China Trade Dispute

On Saturday, President Trump met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Buenos Aires to discuss a trade deal. On the same day, Canadian authorities...

Microsoft Wants to Stop AI’s ‘Race to the Bottom’

After a hellish year of tech scandals, even government-averse executives have started professing their openness to legislation. But Microsoft president Brad Smith took it...

This Company Wants to Use the Blockchain to Stop Phishing

Phishing just won’t go away. Nearly three-quarters of organizations polled by security company Proofpoint saw phishing attacks last year. Sometimes attackers are able to...

Facebook’s Dirty Tricks Are Nothing New for Tech

In 1999, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison suspected that Microsoft was secretly funding the seemingly independent advocacy groups that were loudly defending Microsoft amid a...

Jinja businessmen decry extortion by conmen

Jinja businessmen decry extortion by conmen – Nile Post

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