Technology

WhatsApp is selling like a hotcake.

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: August 20, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

With over 1.2billion people worldwide are using the app has not become complacent but keeps the competition on its toes by releasing new features every few weeks. The dawn of 2017 saw the overhauled WhatsApp status (aping the Snapchat), as if that wasn’t enough more changes continued to follow and here are some of the […]

WhatsApp enters the money transfer business

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: August 18, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

  It’s about time to we made payments easier with just a click and WhatsApp has long been reported to be working on integrating a UPI-based mobile payment system in the popular messaging app which will allow you to transfer money to your friends and family with a few taps. The WhatsApp UPI intergration feature […]

Are you ready for Facebook’s new video service?

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: August 10, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

World heavyweight social network Facebook has made a huge move into dedicated video services, pitting it against YouTube and TV networks. Ugandans are sure to run for this service. Facebook users can now watch a tab that will offer a range of shows, some of which will be funded by the social network. Users will […]

Samsung launches Galaxy Note Fun Edition (FE)

If anyone thought that Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 phone which caught fire last year and forced a recall was equivalent to putting the foot on the throat of the company, they should wait for this Sunday 7th July 2017 which will be the final rebirth of the device with the Galaxy Note Fun Edition (FE). […]

The Andela Fellowship is recruiting

The Andela Fellowship is a full-time employment opportunity that will enable you to own your learning as you hone the skills you need to become a global technology leader. We seek out exceptional people from a variety of backgrounds who are committed to unlocking their full potential and improving the world through technology. Through four […]

Finally we have water proof wireless earphones

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: April 19, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

Do you love crisp clear music through ear phones? Do you work out long enough to drench in your own sweat? Then the new water proof Sol Republic Amps Air wireless ear buds are here to free you from any cables or neckbands that might restrict your movements. The Amps Air wireless ear buds are […]

Welcome the Smart Nokia 3310

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: March 20, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

The beloved and most iconic Nokia 3310 that defined a generation and sold more than 126 million phones has made a grand come back after 17 years with up-to-date technology. Depending on usage, the device battery can last up to a whole month without the need to connect to a charger. The need for a […]

The Apple 9.7 inch

Apple literally broke the mold for its tablet range with the gigantic 12.9 inch iPad pro, but now it has returned with a smaller magnificent 9.7 inch version. Much like the also announced iPhone SE, it’s something of a ‘classic’, putting the internals from the 12.9 inch iPad pro into a familiar 9.7 inch casing. […]

MUK students develop Land Valuation App.

  • Categories: News, Technology
  • Posted: February 22, 2017
  • Author: linkmeUg

If you plan to buy or sell a piece of land, you will be interested in the new App created by 2 MUK students Grace Kitaka and his partner Nakiwuge Faridah. The students of Information and communication technology told LinkmeUg’s Sharon Muzaki that it took them 3 weeks to develop the app which helps price […]

Ugandan Apple users react to FBI-Apple court battle.

By: [email protected] Following months of scuffle between FBI and one of America’s biggest tech firms Apple, the two have decided to take their battle to the congress. This comes after many weeks of debate among many Americans about whether Apple is right or wrong to defy a court order instructing them to help the FBI […]