Caterpillar launches free e-learning website for future technicians in Africa
Caterpillar today announced that it has launched the pilot-phase of the Technicians in Africa Project, an e-learning website for people who aspire to become a technician in Nigeria, Mozambique and DR Congo. The website, which is available in French, Portuguese and English, is leveraging Caterpillar’s existing, state of the art e-learning solutions and makes them available for anyone in the three countries that has the ambition to develop a career as a heavy equipment Technician.
StarTimes Uganda Smart Phones: Here are the detailed Specs and Pricing
Most of us have come to know StarTimes Uganda as a digital pay TV company and of late, the company is spreading its wings and now selling smartphones. Completely covered with a thirteen- months warranty, the company wants to ensure that you get your money's worth and you are covered in case of any damage on the phone. StarTimes has introduced five Dual SIM smartphones including the entry-level smartphones; Solar Mini and P40 and mid-level smartphones the Planet Note, Nova 5 and Solar 5, clearly sinking its feet into the Uganda's low-end mobile market to compete with the likes of Tecno, Infinix and iDroid.
Check out these amazing GIFs of Pope Paul VI’s visit to Uganda in 1969
The Pope is coming to Uganda. For our throwback this week; the year was 1969 –am positive majority of readers were not yet born including the author of this post (hides face) — crowds of people waiting at airport for arrival of Pope Paul VI. Girl dancers warming up for Pope's arrival and men beating shells with straw. Ground to air shot of the Pope's aircraft (VC-10) flying over Entebbe International airport with several officials waiting for Pope's arrival led by the
Exclusive 2015 Jumia Uganda Black Friday Deals
It's that mad time of year: holiday sales season is kicking into top gear — and that means Jumia's Black Friday is coming up. It's the biggest sales weekend of the year, and we want you to get the very best deals. So we're rounding them all up right here including several exclusive deals.
Lumia 535 Dual SIM Review: Affordable for a Black Friday pick
The Lumia 535 was Microsoft's none Nokia branded device, it is important to note that since many people including myself have not used Lumia phones plus the Lumia brand still resonates more with Nokia than with Microsoft. Unlike my other reviews I will make this review a bit different. Like all Lumias, the Lumia 535 contrasts a black front face against a brightly colored shell at the back.
These are the licensed Public Service Providers (PSP) in Uganda’s Telecommunication sector
We previously looked at the licensed Public Infrastructure Providers (PIP) in Uganda today, we look in-depth at the Public Service Providers (PSP). A PSP license is given by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) to those that want to provide public telecommunications services, there are the following licenses: Voice and Data PSP license and Capacity Resale PSP license. Public Service Provider (PSP) - Voice and Data is issued to persons that offer voice telephony services (operated like public switched telephony services whether fixed or mobile) and data services.
DSTV cuts price of its HD Zapper decoder
At the beginning of this year, DSTV launched the HD Zapper single view decoder on the Ugandan market. The decoder was being sold at UGX 160,000, minus installation and subscription costs and the full kit was at UGX 309 000. For the festive season, the company has slashed its HD Zapper decoder price to just UGX 85,000 and UGX 130,000 for the full kit, which include a 90 cm dish plus accessories. This offer will run while stocks last.
These are the licensed Public Infrastructure Providers in Uganda’s Telecommunication sector
There are three main types of licenses that the Uganda Communication Commission (UCC) gives out to potential investors in Uganda's telecommunication sector. The first is the Public Infrastructure Providers (PIP) license and the other is the Public Service Providers (PSP) license. The PSP cateogory also includes Voice and Data PSP license and Capacity Resale PSP license. The PIP license is the license required to establish and operate infrastructure facilities in Uganda.
Shazam just got a lot faster
Your next Shazam update will see you recognize songs much more faster. When your memory fails you in recognizing any song playing Shazam is always there at your rescue. The Shazam app now highlights a search feature on its main page, which lets you dig for more information about songs and artists. The app makers want you to stay within Shazam rather than hopping over to the web for music research.It will give you extensive information about an artist, song and their Albums.
PM Live Today app review: Ugandan content the audio away
The makers of PM Live Today app want this app to be your go-to news audio app, so they have wrapped in it the best coverage on latest news, updates¤t events. You are guaranteed to stay hooked whether you are jogging, driving, in a taxi or even winding down your Sunday evening and that is why they have brought their on demand audio content on mobile to ensure that you enjoy it any time, anywhere. First of all, we think it makes perfect sense that they released and Android app first since the target audience excluding those in the diaspora are hooked onto this mobile Operating system. I will have to admit, when I first saw this app in the Google Play Store I was a bit skeptical on how they would pull this off since most of the PM Live content is audio which directly translates to high affinity for data. Will the 21 MB download size app feel as much as the amount of data you are likely to spend on it? Let's find out in this PM Live Today app review.