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How to run a startup that’s running out of cash

May 24, 2019

By Tim Jackson “I need help,” said James. “My startup has got cash to last us seven months, but we’ve got a load of liabilities like

MTN Kamunye maker KaiOS raises $50m series B round

May 24, 2019

KaiOS Technologies, maker of KaiOS, the leading mobile operating system for smart feature phones, including MTN Kamunye, announced on Thursday $50 million in a Series

Briefing: Tumwebaze says Facebook should worry: UCC nabs Hollywood deal; Shs940m for Ugandan incubation hub and more

May 24, 2019

Good morning, Briefing reader! Reads the quotes below to warm you up; “Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.” – Ralph Waldo

After reviewing TECNO Spark 3 Pro, we’ve got some news for you

May 23, 2019

Normally when one has both good news and bad news, it’s only fair that the recipient suggests what she wants to hear first. I didn’t

In brief: First Lady backs Rugyendo’s startup; your data not safe with NIRA; UCC, Bolt Uganda jobs; new SafeBoda app & more

May 23, 2019

Good afternoon, Briefing reader! In your Thursday briefing, we bring you the latest information in the tech and startup ecosystem, focusing mainly on Uganda and

SafeBoda faces formidable competition as browser maker Opera joins ride-hailing industry

May 22, 2019

As SafeBoda prepares to launch its operations in Nigeria, web browser Opera has announced that it is joining the ride-hailing market in the West African

What the Huawei ban means for its past, present and future devices

May 22, 2019

For some time now, there has been a lot of talk on the internet about the Chinese government spying on people and companies in the

Reactions as marketing coordinator Mohammad Yahfoufi leaves Africell for betting firm

May 22, 2019

Reactions poured in Tuesday as Twitter reacted to Mohammad Yahfoufi’s tweet announcing that he was quitting his job at Africell Uganda to join a betting

Ugandan tech startups called to apply for second edition of NTF IV Uganda

May 21, 2019

Ugandan startups leveraging technology to promote entrepreneurship in the East African nation have been called to apply for the second edition of Netherlands Trust Funds

In brief: New ride-hailing firm in Kampala; new twist in Nantaba case; Java House closes unit; Rwanda’s $5bn green city and more

May 21, 2019

Good afternoon, Briefing reader! In your Tuesday briefing, we bring you the latest information in the tech and startup ecosystem, focusing mainly on Uganda and

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