Londa App is a website that aims to encourage more Ugandan youth to go vote
Perhaps confusingly named, Londa App is a website that aims to push more Ugandans to go vote. According to statistics in recent polls, a large percentage of the youth, especially the learned urban youth show no signs of going to vote. They depict enthusiasm and exude passion about our nation but yet aren't involved in choosing her leaders.
Jumia Uganda in a Valentine’s smartphone bonanza: Check out these amazing discounts
Before you paint the 14th of Feb Red & Black, how about you present your loved one with a smartphone? The surprising bit is, at a discount! Look no further than Jumia Uganda, the online retailer that has had you at thought with their enticing smartphone deals running till that fateful day (Read 14th of Feb).
The definitive list of the most popular Facebook Pages in Uganda
Social Media following is largely considered as measure of popularity and brand reach in today's digital world. The more likes and engaged followers your page has, the more respected and highly ranked it will be among the population. We are no strangers when it comes to data mining on Facebook, we've gathered a lot of data that has helped us rank the most popular musicians and personalities on the world's biggest social media platform.
Feed a Child with this MTN and Hellofood Uganda initiative
MTN and Hellofood have partnered and launched the “Feed a Child” initiative in Uganda. This initiative follows on from the MTN-Hellofood Xmas Party held in December 2015, where 230 children from orphanages in Kampala were treated to a day of fun activities and a special meal allowing them to be part of the Holiday season celebrations.
Under this initiative, members of the public can donate a meal to a child in need by visiting the Hellofood website and clicking on the “Donate a meal” banner. Donations are made using MTN Mobile Money. The campaign will run from 3rd Feb 2015 to 3rd April 2015 and
Popcorn Time is back
Forget Hulu, Netflix and HBO begin banned in your region, Popcorn Time a free movie and TV show streaming service has made a comeback with the launch of its new Web version – dubbed Popcorn Time Online. The renewed website allows users to stream all of the movies and TV shows it offers (illegally) directly in their browser using a new plugin called Torrents Time.
Mini Poll: Are you renewing your Netflix subscription after your one-month free trial ends?
For the early Netflix adopters out there who have enjoyed streaming movies and TV shows, you should have less than a fortnight for your free one month trial to end. It has been one hell of a ride of free video streaming although I must admit it has put a dent in my monthly data bundle. With a choice to pay either for the basic package at UGX 27,000, the standard subscription at UGX
Richard Kaweesa to Africell Uganda: “I do hope that these meetings are not delay tactics”
The latest from the drama between artist Richard Kaweesa and telecom company Africell Uganda, indicates that the two parties are about to reach an amicable understanding over the "Ani akuba baby wange" song copyright infringement by Africell. Mr Kaweesa's music publishers Sheer Africa hired a lawyer who met with the AfricellUganda lawyer and the Head of Communications last week on the 28th Jan at 10:15am.
19 tips to help you extend the battery life of your Android phone
We all like Huge screened-Smartphones, but did you know it has a huge impact on your batteries? Nowadays batteries don't last forever, and some devices have an almost-embarrassing screen-on time. Those big luscious IPS, AMOLED and LCD screens are an obvious drain on your battery, but there are lots of things you can do behind the scenes to make your Android last longer. We already gave a comprehensive guide
7 things we’d like to see in the Samsung Galaxy s7
With the launch of the Samsung Galaxy s7 a few weeks away, we've heard several rumors about what the device would come packing. One thing is for sure, it will be an expensive, premium smartphone, but what features are we hoping to see that'll justify the price? Will it be an improved battery life or a pressure-sensitive screen, here are some features we'd love to see in the Galaxy S7.