Get Pre-Approved For The iPhone XR Right Now Or You´ll Be Sorry

20 min atras | Forbes (Uganda)

After getting pre-approved to pre-order the iPhone XS Plus last month, I had a ridiculously easy time getting my chosen device. I opened the app at 3 AM, confirmed that everything Id already entered was correct, then went back to bed. Honestly ... View details »

´Fortnite´ is getting a new mode for the most competitive players, as it builds towards a $1.1 million showdown

21 min atras | Business Insider India (Uganda)

Fortnite: Battle Royale is adding tournaments to its roster of in-game events. Tournaments will have different formats spanning several days; players earn points based on performance and will be matched up with others at their skill level as the ... View details »

Zim marks Global Handwashing Day

22 min atras | The Herald (Uganda)

Elita Chikwati Senior Reporter Zimbabwe yesterday joined the rest of the world in commemorating the Global Handwashing Day, with this years theme focusing on eradicating cholera. The commemorations under the theme: “Kick Out Cholera” were held at... View details »

More Ebola cases as WHO weighs emergency declaration

22 min atras | CIDRAP (Uganda)

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) recorded six more cases of Ebola over the weekend, including three community deaths, which raise more concern about the spread of the disease in the region. The new cases lift the outbreak total to 211,... View details »

WHO to meet on Congo´s Ebola outbreak as toll soars

22 min atras | Reuters (Uganda)

GOMA, Congo (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday it would convene an emergency committee to decide whether Congos Ebola outbreak is a public health emergency of international concern as confirmed cases and deaths... View details »

Nigeria is the best performing economy in Africa, says Keyamo

22 min atras | TheCable (Uganda)

Festus Keyamo, director of media of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, says Nigeria is the best-performing economy in Africa. The senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN) also said the federal government has re-introduced “oil (subsidy) premium” in the 2019...and more View details »

Is deportation of Israel´s Congolese asylum seekers wise?

23 min atras | The Jerusalem Post (Uganda)

From 1998 to 2008, 5.4 million Congolese died as a result of civil war. Most of the Congolese asylum seekers in Israel came during this period. By Sheldon Gellar. October 15, 2018 22:57. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. Is deportation of Israels...and more View details »

National Movement of Amhara Condemns detention of youth from Addis Ababa

23 min atras | borkena.com (Uganda)

National Movement of Amhara Condemned what it called unlawful detention of youth from Addis Ababa and called for their immediate release. National Movement of Amhara_ logo. borkena. October 15,2018. National Movement of Amhara (NAMA)...and more View details »

National Movement of Amhara Condemns detention of youth from Addis Ababa

23 min atras | borkena.com (Uganda)

National Movement of Amhara Condemned what it called unlawful detention of youth from Addis Ababa and called for their immediate release. National Movement of Amhara_ logo. borkena. October 15,2018. National Movement of Amhara (NAMA)...and more View details »

The UN´s Doomsday Climate Clock

24 min atras | Wall Street Journal (Uganda)

Have we reached peak alarmism on climate change? The question occurs after the muted reaction last week to the latest forecast from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. In case you hadnt heard were all doomed, yet the world... View details »

KCCA executive director Musisi resigns

25 min atras | The Observer (Uganda)

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) executive director Jennifer Semakula Musisi has submitted her resignation letter to President Yoweri Museveni. In a 21-page letter dated October 15, 2018, Musisi said she will cease being executive director of KCCA... View details »

KCCA executive director Musisi resigns

25 min atras | The Observer (Uganda)

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) executive director Jennifer Semakula Musisi has submitted her resignation letter to President Yoweri Museveni. In a 21-page letter dated October 15, 2018, Musisi said she will cease being executive director of KCCA... View details »

When The Music Stops: Best Practices For Band Agreements

25 min atras | Law360 (Uganda)

Law360 (October 15, 2018, 6:54 PM EDT) --. Matthew Wilson %. Matthew Wilson. The American journalist and cultural gadfly Hunter S. Thompson once described the music business as “a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where... View details »

The 10 Most Influential People in the Blockchain Space

27 min atras | Coindoo (press release) (blog) (Uganda)

When it comes to revolutions in the world of technology, the arrival of the world wide web in the 90s changed everything, as it introduced the internet to every household. 30 years since the WWW, another revolutionary change has arrived in form of the... View details »

Clerics weigh in on war on drug abuse

1 hr atras | The New Times (Uganda)

Alexis Birindabagabo has called for concerted efforts from the police, faith-based organisations, public and private entities, and the general public in addressing the pressing issue of drug abuse. Birindabagabo made the call on Sunday in Rwimiyaga ... View details »

The making of Rockstar Games´ Red Dead Redemption 2

1 hr atras | Vulture (Uganda)

You cant simply stroll into the Manhattan offices of Rockstar Games. If you make it past the downstairs lobby and up the elevator, a thick metal door blocks your way. After youre buzzed inside, youll need to wear a laminated visitors pass to get ... View details »

iPhone XR cases: 3 cheap alternatives to Apple´s $40 clear one

1 hr atras | CNET (Uganda)

Spiegens clear cases are only $14 -- why pay more? Spiegen. The Apple iPhone XR ($750 at Best Buy) goes on sale this Friday. Its noteworthy not just for being the cheap full-screen iPhone model (it starts at $749), but also for coming in your ... View details »

Stephen Hawking feared race of ´superhumans´ able to manipulate their own DNA

1 hr atras | Washington Post (Uganda)

Stephen Hawking, the physicist whose bodily paralysis turned him into a symbol of the soaring power of the human mind, feared a race of “superhumans” capable of manipulating their own evolution. Before he died in March, the Cambridge University... View details »

Manchester United respond to claims that Saudi prince is set for talks with club over potential takeover

1 hr atras | The Standard (Uganda)

Manchester United have dismissed suggestions the Glazer family are ready to put the club up for sale. Reports have emerged claiming interest from super-rich Saudi Arabia crown prince Mohammad bin Salman in a prospective takeover, which could be... View details »

Flu season is underway. Two people have died in Kansas, health officials say

1 hr atras | Wichita Eagle (Uganda)

Sedgwick County health officials have received their first reports of influenza cases in the county and two people statewide have died from the flu. The first of a few confirmed cases in the area was reported in the last couple of weeks, but there is ... View details »

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen dies at age 65 after a battle with cancer

1 hr atras | Business Insider (Uganda)

Paul Allen, who cofounded Microsoft with Bill Gates, has died at age 65 after a battle with non-Hodgkins lymphoma, his family confirms to Business Insider. Allen, a tech billionaire with a net worth pegged at some $20 billion, was a philanthropist, as ... View details »

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen dies at age 65 after a battle with cancer

1 hr atras | Business Insider (Uganda)

Paul Allen, who cofounded Microsoft with Bill Gates, has died at age 65 after a battle with non-Hodgkins lymphoma, his family confirms to Business Insider. Allen, a tech billionaire with a net worth pegged at some $20 billion, was a philanthropist, as ... View details »

The 2018 economics Nobel shows we can´t discuss economics without considering climate change

1 hr atras | Quartz (Uganda)

When William Nordhaus won the Nobel prize in economics earlier this month, it ratified climate change into mainstream economics. His pioneering work integrating climate change into models of economic growth has provided a roadmap for a future where... View details »

Kanye West Gives Surprise Twitter Performance From Uganda During Family Trip

2 hr atras | E! Online (Uganda)

Live from Uganda, its Kanye West. The rapper took to Twitter on Sunday to give an impromptu musical performance from the African country, where he is recording his new album after weeks of controversy over his outspoken praise of Donald Trump and... View details »

Fleetwood Mac disputes Lindsey Buckingham lawsuit

2 hr atras | Newsday (Uganda)

Fleetwood Mac disputes allegations in a lawsuit filed by Lindsey Buckingham for kicking him off the bands new tour. In a statement, band representative Kristen Foster says, Fleetwood Mac looks forward to their day in court. In the suit, the ... View details »

Keeping Your Wedding Guests Off Social Media Is Basically Hopeless. Just Ask Princess Eugenie.

2 hr atras | Slate Magazine (Uganda)

Poor Princess Eugenie. Not only did the news of Meghan Markles pregnancy totally steal the thunder of her wedding weekend, but guests also seem to have flouted her big days much-vaunted no-pictures-and-social-media rule. Last week, Vanity Fair... View details »

Paul Allen, Seahawks owner and co-founder of Microsoft, has died

2 hr atras | CityNews Vancouver (Uganda)

SEATTLE (NEWS 1130) — The 65-year-old was suffering of non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Allen announced two weeks ago that his cancer had been treated since and returned. Join the conversation... View details »

China unlikely to let yuan weaken past 7 per dollar

2 hr atras | Gulf Times (Uganda)

Yuan banknotes are placed on a staffs table in a bank in Lianyungang, Chinas Jiangsu province. The yuan edged close to 7 last week after the Peoples Bank of China announced a cut to the reserve requirement ratio for a fourth time this year ... View details »

Head-To-Head Contrast: Silvercrest Asset Management Group (SAMG) versus The Carlyle Group (CG)

2 hr atras | Marea Informative (blog) (Uganda)

The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG) and Silvercrest Asset Management Group (NASDAQ:SAMG) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, institutional ownership... View details »

Ahead of elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, experts explain what´s at stake

3 hr atras | Brookings Institution (blog) (Uganda)

After a two-year delay, the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) will head to the polls in December to elect a successor to long-time President Joseph Kabila. As experts discussed at an October 11 Africa Security Initiative event at ... View details »

DRC migrants flood home, Angola denies brutal crackdown claims

3 hr atras | Chronicle (Uganda)

KAMAKO (DRC/Luanda — Congolese migrants and officials said dozens of people were killed this month in neighbouring Angola in a crackdown on artisanal diamond mining, an accusation Angolan security forces strongly denied. Angola, the worlds fifth... View details »

The new Palm is a tiny phone to keep you away from your phone

3 hr atras | The Verge (Uganda)

Theres a new phone with the word “Palm” on it thats tiny, intriguing, and has very little to do with Palm beyond that word printed on the back. It comes from a startup in San Francisco, which purchased the rights for the name from TCL last year. It ... View details »

Hubble Is Still In Safe Mode, But Its Story Is Not Over

3 hr atras | Forbes (Uganda)

NASAs Hubble Space Telescope is still in safe mode as of Monday morning, as engineers work to diagnose and fix a gyroscope failure that put the 25-year-old orbital observatory out of commission on October 5. For the moment, Hubble isnt alone in its... View details »

Black Ops 4 Blackout Guide: A Complete List of All Challenges

3 hr atras | Screen Rant (Uganda)

With Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, developer Treyarch packed three separate multiplayer games into one and according to early reviews this approach has mostly paid off. Our Black Ops 4 review praised the Blackout battle royale addition for its polish and ... View details »

Cape Town Blitz in #MSLT20: Love the logo, love the name, says Ashwell Prince

3 hr atras | Independent Online (Uganda)

“Its got a bit of the mountain in there – obviously Cape Town, with Table Mountain associated. Then the Blitz is just perfect for the T20 format that we are playing. Theres not a lot of time to knock it around for singles – lets get it blitzed ... View details »

Cape Town Blitz in #MSLT20: Love the logo, love the name, says Ashwell Prince

3 hr atras | Independent Online (Uganda)

“Its got a bit of the mountain in there – obviously Cape Town, with Table Mountain associated. Then the Blitz is just perfect for the T20 format that we are playing. Theres not a lot of time to knock it around for singles – lets get it blitzed ... View details »

Muema and Chelangat secure gold in historic cross country races at Youth Olympic Games

3 hr atras | International Association of Athletics Federations (Uganda)

After a 94-year hiatus, cross country returned to the Olympic arena on Monday (15) at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games. It was worth the wait, as Kenyas Jackson Muema out-duelled Ethiopias Berihu Aregawi in the boys race, while in the girls ... View details »

Usain Bolt offered two-year contract with Champions League-chasing Valletta FC

3 hr atras | ESPN (Uganda)

Usain Bolt has been offered a two-year contract to play for Maltese club Valletta FC and spearhead their charge to the Champions League. Valletta managing director and CEO Ghasston Slimen told ESPN they hope to sign the eight-time Olympic sprint... View details »

Dense breasts and the risks of cancer

3 hr atras | Washington Post (Uganda)

Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site. Nancy Cappellos mammogram results came back normal in 2003. So she was shocked when, just six weeks later, her doctor found a ridge under her right breast. She had... View details »

Parents: Getting the HPV vaccine won´t make your daughters have risky sex

3 hr atras | USA TODAY (Uganda)

With all the things that parents worry about when it comes to their teens, having risky sex after getting the HPV vaccine shouldnt be one of them. So says the latest study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. The human papillomavirus... View details »

WHO considering global health emergency over DRC Ebola outbreak

3 hr atras | Yahoo News (Uganda)

Geneva (AFP) - The World Health Organization said Monday its experts will meet this week to determine whether an Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo constitutes a global health emergency. WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus... View details »

Police Vs Express Preview: Struggling Cops, Red Eagles can´t afford to slip up

3 hr atras | Kawowo Sports (Uganda)

A thrilling contest is expected at StarTimes stadium, Lugogo on league return when Police FC and Express FC face off in the early kick off on Tuesday. The two sides are yet to pick maximum points and a loss for either will spell early doom. Police have ...and more View details »

Rotarians team up to help Bududa community that was recently affected by mudslides

3 hr atras | pmldaily.com (Uganda)

KAMPALA – The Rotary club of Uganda Mbale chapter has kick-started soliciting for relief both monetary and tangible items to help the families that were hit by the calamity of the mudslide in Bududa District. According to the president Rotary club of ...and more View details »

Cash-Strapped Land Probe Runs To Govt For More Cash

3 hr atras | chimpreports.com (Uganda)

Six months after receiving Shs7 billion from the government, the Commission of Inquiry into land matters has said it is in a financial crisis, which is impending them from conducting their operations across the country. Speaking in Mityana District on ...and more View details »

Namboole asks Bobi Wine to change ´Kyarenga´ concert date

3 hr atras | NTV Uganda (Uganda)

Bobi Wine recently announced that he would hold his Kyeranga concert in the 45,000 sitter Namboole Stadium on October 20. But, with just a few days to the d-day, the management of Namboole has written a letter to concert promoters informing them that... View details »

´Saturday Night Live´: Seth Meyers Joins Colin Jost, Michael Che For A Really?!! Segment

3 hr atras | Yahoo News (Uganda)

Seth Meyers stopped by Saturday Night Lives Weekend Update to join Colin Jost and Michael Che for a special edition of Really!?! The target: Kanye West and Donald Trumps meeting in the Oval Office. During the segment, Trump was referred to as a ... View details »

Eugenie and Jack release snaps of the big day

3 hr atras | Belfast Telegraph (Uganda)

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank are pictured holding hands and kissing on their wedding day in official photographs released to mark the event. One intimate black and white image shows the couple having a kiss inside the Scottish State Coach as... View details »

Seun Kuti attacks Kanye West for disrespecting Fela´s spirit

3 hr atras | Vanguard (Uganda)

Late Fela Anikulapo-Kutis son, Seun Kuti, has attacked American rapper and Kim Kardashians husband, Kanye West,for claiming Felas spirit flows through him. Rapper Kanye West speaks during his meeting with US President Donald Trump in the Oval... View details »

Pregnant Meghan Markle ´banned from jungle to avoid Zika virus endangering baby on royal tour´

3 hr atras | Mirror.co.uk (Uganda)

The Duchess of Sussex has a carefully planned schedule for her tour with Prince Harry due to the risk of Zika to their baby. The pair, who announced news of the pregnancy on arrival in Sydney, also visit Fiji and Tonga. View details »

IMF, World Bank Set Framework Around Fintech Advances

3 hr atras | Nasdaq (Uganda)

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank have weighed in on sovereign considerations and global implications of blockchain and other financial services technologies. The Bali Fintech Agenda, released at the conclusion of their annual... View details »