Instagram competitor, Prisma is now out on Android
After enjoying prime time and high popularity on iOS, Instagram's biggest threat Prisma, a photo manipulation app has finally arrived on Android. Rivaled only by Pokémon Go in terms of excitement and hype. Prisma offers unique way of processing images unlike Instagram's filter usage method and the Prisma's makers say they've transferred all the iOS functionality to Android, so users of either platform won't notice a difference in user experience or capabilities.
Three senior Airtel executives leave the company
Uganda's smartphone network is bidding farewell to three of its senior executives including; the Marketing Director Mr. Diego Pacheco, Mr. Prasoon Lal, the Chief Commercial Officer and Mr. Paul Langlois (in featured image above), the Airtel Money Director. It is a rare scene to have a trio of senior executive members of staff leave the company.
6 facts to help you become an Uber expert
Uber, the innovative app that connects riders with drivers at the push of a button is now available in over 475 cities in 75 countries across 6 continents, including Kampala. This means there’s no waiting on the street or walking through unfamiliar neighbourhoods to find transport. Uber is a convenient way to get a safe, reliable and affordable ride.
Airtel’s 4G-LTE Network that was or was it?
At the beginning of this year, uproars and jubilation overcrowded Big Red after announcements of the carrier finally leapfrogging whatever held it back from launching its 4G LTE network in Uganda. The headlines read, “ Finally Airtel Uganda launches its 4G LTE” but up to now those efforts haven’t come into fruition, not in Kampala at least. Airtel pulled a rarity of sorts and went against all odds to phase test its 4G-LTE upcountry instead of the customary metropolitan Kampala and Entebbe.
Uber and DigitalGlobe partner to help drivers locate you better
Popular taxi service Uber and satellite imaging company DigitalGlobe — a company which provides high-resolution birdlike imagery to companies like Apple and Google — have come up with a partnership that will see Uber drivers use better satellite images to locate clients.
Orange finalizes acquisition of mobile operator Airtel in Sierra Leone
Orange announces today that, together with its Senegal-based partner Sonatel, it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the mobile operator Airtel in Sierra Leone. Since the signature of an agreement with Bharti Airtel International (Netherlands) BV (“Airtel”) in January 2016, Orange has obtained all the official approbations necessary to complete this transaction.
How to verify your Twitter account
Dying to have that blue verified badge on your Twitter profile that lets people know that an account of public interest is authentic? Well starting today you can verify your Twitter account as the social media company is opening this up to the public and they can now approve account types maintained by users in music, acting, fashion,
These are the 32 Airtel useful short codes to remember
For quite sometime now, the communications regulator UCC has been trying to standardize most USSD short codes that are used to access different services by mobile phone users from loading airtime
Enjoy crazy discounts on smartphones, smart watches and accessories in Jumia’s mobile week
We are a few weeks from the official rebranding Jumia and today the e-marketplace connecting buyers to sellers is having crazy discounts on smartphones from renowned brands like Samsung, Huawei, Tecno, iDroid among others in their Jumia Mobile Week promo.