WORLD TELEVISION DAY – 21 November

55 min atras | PlugTimes.com (press release) (blog) (Uganda)

Television has, over time, become one of the greatest gifts of electronic engineering given to mankind. Although the birth of TV broadcasting in some parts of the world is widely known – 1936 in Europe, 1939 in North America the evolution of TV in ...and more View details »

A World First in 3D Medical Imaging

55 min atras | Technology Networks (Uganda)

News Nov 20, 2018 | Original story from UC Davis. Body Scanner Captures 3D Picture of Whole Human Body at Once. Engineers and scanner Simon Cherry (left) and Ramsey Badawi with a mockup of the EXPLORER total-body scanner. The new machine... View details »

Black Friday Deals: PS4 Slim 1TB Console with Spider-Man for $199 Back in Stock

55 min atras | IGN Nordic (blog) (Uganda)

Welcome to IGNs Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter ... View details »

If Steam Link is gone, here are your alternatives

55 min atras | SlashGear (Uganda)

By the time you read this, Steam Link may already be dead. This week Valve announced theyd soon no longer have physical hardware units for their Steam Link system available for sale. This was true of both stock in the UK and in the USA, and final ... View details »

Samsung´s Top-Secret Galaxy S Phone Is a 5G Monster With Six Cameras

55 min atras | Wall Street Journal (Uganda)

SEOUL— Samsung Electronics Co. is planning a major technological upgrade for its 10th anniversary flagship phones next year, including next-generation 5G network speeds, bigger screens and more cameras, according to people familiar with the matter. View details »

´No enthusiasm at all´ - Twitter reacts as Nigeria draw Uganda

55 min atras | Goal.com (Uganda)

The 2013 African champions could not find the back of the net against the east Africans and ended 2018 with a draw. Football fans are not happy with Nigerias performance in their goalless draw against Uganda in Tuesdays friendly encounter. After ... View details »

NFF signs new, improved contract with NIKE

55 min atras | The Eagle Online (Uganda)

The Nigeria Football Federation and leading sportswear company, NIKE on Tuesday in Asaba, capital of Delta State signed a new, robust partnership agreement that officials from both organizations termed dawn of a new era. By The Eagle Online On Nov... View details »

I´m sorry: Kadewere

55 min atras | Nehanda Radio (Uganda)

By Godknows Matarutse. Warriors striker Tinotenda Kadewere yesterday issued an apology to the nation for a below par performance in the teams 1-0 defeat to Liberia in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier on Sunday. Tino Kadewere... View details »

Shumuk Boss Released On Bail

55 min atras | chimpreports.com (Uganda)

Buganda road grade one magistrate Stella Amabirisi has granted a two million shillings cash bail to Shumuk group of Companies CEO Shukla Mukesh, and a 10 million shillings non cash bond to each of his three sureties. Mukesh who was arrested yesterday... View details »

Attacker shot after stabbing policeman in Brussels

55 min atras | KUTV 2News (Uganda)

BRUSSELS (AP) — An assailant was shot by police after he stabbed and injured a policeman in a pre-dawn attack on Tuesday in Brussels historic center. The prosecutors office is investigating whether the attack was linked to any terror group and ... View details »

Google Pixel Call Screen update gives you more power to ignore the bots

55 min atras | TrustedReviews (Uganda)

Google is improving one of the Pixel 3 phones most convenient features features by adding a transcription of calls screened by the Google Assistant. The call screening feature, which entrusts the AI pick up suspected spam calls so you dont have to ... View details »

Russia, Which Has Tried to Manipulate Interpol, Is Poised to Lead It

55 min atras | New York Times (Uganda)

BRUSSELS — Gathered at a glitzy Dubai resort this week for their annual conference, the leaders of Interpol hoped to emerge from the shadow of the controversy that erupted after Beijing snatched the agencys Chinese president and unilaterally ... View details »

Retail gloom, tech weakness pin down Wall Street

55 min atras | Business Standard (Uganda)

By Medha Singh. (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were set to open sharply lower on Tuesday as poor forecasts from retailers including Target Corp and Kohls Corp for the holiday quarter fed into a market driven lower this week by concerns about demand for iPhones. View details »

Bitcoin prices keeps plunging. When will they hit bottom?

55 min atras | CNN (Uganda)

New York (CNN Business) The recent plunge in the stock market is a cakewalk compared to whats going on with cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin prices are down more than 15% in just the past week and have plummeted nearly 70% so far this year. Bitcoin hit a... View details »

Street Children To Be Sheltered From December - Gender Minister

2 hr atras | Peace FM Online (Uganda)

Madam Cynthia Morrison, Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Tuesday said some shelters are being readied for street children to be moved in from December this year. She said it was the Ministrys desire that every street child would ... View details »

Migration at top of agenda of Spanish PM´s 1st Morocco visit

2 hr atras | cgtn.com (Uganda)

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez urged greater cooperation on migration while making his first visit Monday to Morocco, a jumping-off point for a growing number of migrants trying to reach Spain and get a foothold in Europe. Spain is one of the ... View details »

Battlefield V review: World War II never changes

2 hr atras | PCWorld (Uganda)

Battlefield V releases today. It also released five days ago, and it released on November 9, depending on whos asking, and what version of the game you bought. Regardless, Ive spent much of the last two weeks in its recreation of World War II ... View details »

Play cowboy in the new limited-time ´Fortnite´ Wild West mode

2 hr atras | Digital Trends (Uganda)

If youre like most of us, youve been playing a whole lot of Red Dead Redemption 2 over the last few weeks, and you might have even been playing around with the outlaw Ashe in Overwatch. Now, Fortnite has you covered on the Wild West front, too, with ... View details »

Snapchat Spectacles 3 tipped to double the cameras and price

2 hr atras | SlashGear (Uganda)

Snap isnt giving up on wearable cameras, with a new set of Snapchat Spectacles tipped to arrive before the end of the year with double the cameras. The new sunglasses will be Snaps third attempt at the product and, its suggested, the most expensive ... View details »

Rejuvenated Dutch strike late, into Nations League´s Final 4

2 hr atras | Khaleej Times (Uganda)

Some other loose ends were tied up in the Nations League, which offers teams a second chance to qualify for the European Championship in 2020. The Netherlands recovery from one of the lowest ebbs in its history continued with a last-gasp qualification ... View details »

Blunt Kobs bow out of AFCON Qualifiers

2 hr atras | pmldaily.com (Uganda)

2019 U23 AFCON Qualifier South Sudan 2-0 Uganda Juba Stadium, Juba-S.Sudan Tuesday, 20-11-2018. JUBA – Uganda U23 Football National Team-The Kobs were on Tuesday eliminated from the 2019 AFCON Qualifiers by South Sudan. Wasswa... View details »

2018 AWCON: Mwakapila confident copper queens can beat Nigeria

2 hr atras | Futaa (Uganda)

Zambia Women National team forward Mary Mwakapila believes her and her team mates have what it takes to beat 10 time champions Nigeria in Wednesdays 2018 Ghana Women AFCON, Group B encounter. Mwakapila reiterated her teams objective of...and more View details »

High carbohydrate, low protein diets may help people stay mentally fit in old age, study shows

2 hr atras | The Independent (Uganda)

Diets which allow comfort foods like pasta, toast and other carbohydrates but limit red meat and protein may help keep dementia at bay, according to a study on brain ageing. Despite the popularity of low-carb living among health fanatics and those ... View details »

Influenza Kills Healthy Children. So Why Are So Many Parents Blowing Off Kids´ Flu Shots?

2 hr atras | Mother Jones (Uganda)

At least 179 American children died of flu last year, the highest since 2004, when doctors began reporting confirmed influenza cases to federal authorities. Despite that record number, about one-third of parents in a new poll by the University of ... View details »

Mars Is Set to Get Its First US Visitor in Years — a Spacecraft Equipped with ´Its Own Brain´

2 hr atras | TIME (Uganda)

(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — Mars is about to get its first U.S. visitor in years: a three-legged, one-armed geologist to dig deep and listen for quakes. NASAs InSight makes its grand entrance through the rose-tinted Martian skies on Monday, after a six ... View details »

Mars Is Set to Get Its First US Visitor in Years — a Spacecraft Equipped with ´Its Own Brain´

2 hr atras | TIME (Uganda)

(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — Mars is about to get its first U.S. visitor in years: a three-legged, one-armed geologist to dig deep and listen for quakes. NASAs InSight makes its grand entrance through the rose-tinted Martian skies on Monday, after a six ... View details »

Explosion rips through large Sunni gathering in Kabul, killing at least 50

2 hr atras | Washington Post (Uganda)

KABUL — A suicide bomber attacked a religious gathering Tuesday in the Afghan capital, killing at least 50 Muslim scholars and clerics who had gathered to mark the birth anniversary of the prophet Muhammad, officials said. The victims included ... View details »

Macron urges dialogue amid protests, defends gas tax hikes

2 hr atras | Daily Mail (Uganda)

PARIS (AP) - French President Emmanuel Macron is sticking to fuel tax hikes that have prompted nationwide protests but calling for dialogue to calm tensions. In his first comments about the protests since more than a quarter million French drivers ...and more View details »

Global Agave Syrup Market Forecast 2023: Company, Country, Type And Applications

2 hr atras | HotBitt (press release) (Uganda)

The “Agave Syrup Market” offers comprehensive analysis of industry status and outlook of major regions based on of key players, countries, product types, and end industries. This report focuses on the Agave Syrup in Global market, especially in United... View details »

Tale of dangerous gay romance in Uganda plays in SF

2 hr atras | East Bay Times (Uganda)

However thorny coming-of-age stories usually are, its a heck of a lot thornier when its also an LGBTQ love story set in 1999 Uganda, which enforced strict penalties against homosexuality until just a few years ago. In “Cardboard Piano” at San ...and more View details »

Akorion Secures USD$75000 as Runners-up For USAID´s Fall Armyworm Tech Prize

2 hr atras | PC Tech Magazine (Uganda)

Akorion has secured a grant of USD$75,000 (approx. UGX279,517,500) after their new solution; EzyArmyWorm (EAW), an enhancement of the pest and disease diagnostic in the EzyAgric app came as runners-up for USAIDs Fall Armyworm Tech Prize.and more View details »

South Sudan Eliminates Uganda From AFCON U23 Qualifiers

3 hr atras | softpower.ug (Uganda)

South Sudan have Tuesday afternoon beaten Ugandas U23 national football team, Kobs, 2-0 in Juba, eliminating them from the AFCON U23 qualifiers. Kobs had on November 14, defeated South Sudan 1-0 in Kampala but Ugandas loss today has helped...and more View details »

From public spats to support: Joho, Uhuru enjoy friendship

3 hr atras | Daily Nation (Uganda)

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho on Monday termed himself an influential person by virtue of his good relationship with President Uhuru Kenyatta. It was yesterday that the president went to Liwatoni in the county and commissioned the Kenya Coast Guard... View details »

Boko Haram brought terror to Niger. Can a defectors program bring peace?

3 hr atras | Washington Post (Uganda)

Atop a remote desert dune in the poorest corner of the least-developed country in the world is an internment camp, the site of a high-stakes program that U.S. officials hope will be a model for winning the war on terrorism. The camp is in Niger, where ...and more View details »

Epic Games Announces Million Dollar ´Fortnite´ Winter Royale Online Tournament

3 hr atras | Variety (Uganda)

Epic Games is hosting a Winter Royale Online Tournament for “Fortnite” players with a $1,000,000 prize pool. The tournament announcement comes following a series of changes Epic Games made to its in-game tournament matchmaking as well as other... View details »

The best smartphone camera in the world has a crippling bug, Pixel 3 users are reporting

3 hr atras | Business Insider (Uganda)

A bug in Googles Pixel 3 smartphones is causing the camera to become completely unresponsive, some users have reported. Restarting or factory-resetting the device doesnt seem to fix the issue. Google Support and Pixel Community Managers have... View details »

Video Shows How First ´Total Body Scanner´ Leaves Nothing to the Imagination

3 hr atras | Inverse (Uganda)

On Monday, scientists revealed the first images of a human inside the worlds newest total body scanner, called EXPLORER. The name is fitting because this scanner really leaves absolutely nothing to the imagination, tracking the way drugs and disease... View details »

Super Falcons will get World Cup ticket, says Coach Dennerby

3 hr atras | The Punch (Uganda)

Super Falcons coach Thomas Dennerby says he remains optimistic that the eight-time African Women Cup of Nations champions would secure a ticket to the 2019 Womens World Cup in France. The coach made this known in a conference ahead of the... View details »

Govt Yet to Establish Why Police Besieged Ssemujju´s Home – Minister Kania

3 hr atras | softpower.ug (Uganda)

The State Minister for Internal Affairs, Mario Obiga Kania has noted that government is yet to find out why Police decided to besiege the home of Kira Municipality MP, Ibrahim Semujju Nganda last week. Last week on Friday, Police sealed off Ssemujjus ...and more View details »

Is Makerere only for men?! Kadaga decries gender imbalance at university

3 hr atras | pmldaily.com (Uganda)

PARLIAMENT – The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga, has condemned Makerere Universitys leadership structure, saying the countrys oldest public institution is bent on only appointing males and marginalizing women. “I have realised that... View details »

Sanitation Ministry develops mobile App to clean Ghana

3 hr atras | Graphic Online (Uganda)

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources has organised a three-day technology competition, aimed at developing a mobile application that could help solve the countrys sanitation challenges . Dubbed , the “Sanitation Hackathon,” the competition... View details »

House Democrats hope to change 181-year-old rule barring hats to include exemption for religious headwear

3 hr atras | Fox News (Uganda)

Since 1837, Congress hasnt allowed hats on the House floor. But a group of Democrats are hoping to change that rule to ensure religious headwear is exempted. House Democrats unveiled a draft rules package Thursday detailing how they would govern...and more View details »

The Kremlin´s Interpol Power Play

3 hr atras | Wall Street Journal (Uganda)

A close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin is likely to be elected the new head of Interpol this week at the organizations general assembly in Dubai. Maj. Gen. Alexander Prokopchuk has already coordinated the abuse of Interpol extradition ... View details »

Mars getting 1st US visitor in years, a 3-legged geologist

3 hr atras | ABC News (Uganda)

Mars is about to get its first U.S. visitor in years: a three-legged, one-armed geologist to dig deep and listen for quakes. NASAs InSight makes its grand entrance through the rose-tinted Martian skies on Monday, after a six-month, 300 million-mile ... View details »

Mars getting 1st US visitor in years, a 3-legged geologist

3 hr atras | ABC News (Uganda)

Mars is about to get its first U.S. visitor in years: a three-legged, one-armed geologist to dig deep and listen for quakes. NASAs InSight makes its grand entrance through the rose-tinted Martian skies on Monday, after a six-month, 300 million-mile ... View details »

Xi: Talks on pact to avoid sea clashes could end in 3 years

3 hr atras | Washington Post (Uganda)

MANILA, Philippines — Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday negotiations between Beijing and Southeast Asian nations on a nonaggression pact to prevent clashes in the disputed South China Sea could be concluded in three years and promised that... View details »

At Least 43 Killed in Bombing of Afghan Religious Gathering

3 hr atras | New York Times (Uganda)

Afghan health workers carrying an injured person after a suicide attack on a religious gathering at a wedding hall in Kabul, where a thousand people were said to be present.CreditCreditJawad Jalali/EPA, via Shutterstock. By Rod Nordland and Mujib Mashal. View details »

Floor Found? Bitcoin Price Bounces As Sell-Off Slows

3 hr atras | Forbes (Uganda)

Bitcoin has recovered some of its losses in the last couple of hours, adding some $300 to the price of one bitcoin and taking it to $4,700 after 36-hour sell-off that wiped billions from the cryptocurrency market. The bitcoin price sell-off began last ... View details »

Geotextile Fabrics Market Segment by Application, Product Type, Geographies and Forecast 2018-2028

3 hr atras | trueindustrynews.com (Uganda)

MarketResearchReports.biz announces the availability of a report on the evolving market of Geotextile Fabrics Market – Global Industry Trend Analysis 2013 to 2017 and Forecast 2018 – 2028. Woven geotextile fabrics are primarily designed for the... View details »

Govt Attributes High Fuel Prices to Unstable Exchange Rate

3 hr atras | softpower.ug (Uganda)

Government through the Minister of State for Energy, Simon Dujanga has attributed the spike in fuel prices across the country to the interplay of the crude prices and refinery premiums as well as the unstable exchange rate. The Minister made the ... View details »