Author: Mukisa Vicent

Business
URA Moves to Stop Illicit Trade, Smuggling & fake products through Its Digital Tracking Solution
URA’s Move to Stop Illicit Trade, Smuggling & fake products through a Digital Tracking Solution

The Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) in partnership with the Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) introduced the Digital Tracking Solution (DTS) as a medium to put an end to the illicit trade, counterfeit products, tax evasions, smuggling and to safeguard local manufacturer from unfair competition. DTS is a track & trace platform that sends production […]

Technology
The hacker is asking for a four-digit sum (in USD) for the breached LinkedIn data
Personal data for 500 million LinkedIn users found for sale on hackers’ website

LinkedIn in hot soup after being hit by a data leak scandal for over 500 million users which were found for sale on the hackers’ website. The dataset extracted by hackers from LinkedIn’s database includes sensitive information like User IDs, email addresses, phone numbers, workplace information, full names, account IDs, links to their social media […]

News
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp restored after a second outage in a month
Did you know that Microsoft bought LinkedIn in 2016 & its CEO now reports to Nadella?

True, Microsoft corporation bought LinedIn in June 2016. Microsoft’s $26.2-billion acquisition of LinkedIn professional social network aimed to grow the platform and integrate it with Microsoft’s enterprise software, such as Office 365, azure and more. On Monday June 13, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. and LinkedIn Corporation announced how they had entered into a definitive agreement […]

News
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp restored after a second outage in a month
Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp restored after a second outage in a month

The world’s most popular social apps Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were down on Thursday afternoon according to the trusted sources. Billions of users of the popular social apps experienced a blackout of the services which lasted for over 20 minutes on most continents. This was reported a second outage in a month period after the […]

News
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp restored after a second outage in a month
LinkedIn offers a paid week off to over 15,000 workers

LinkedIn, a social network for social connection, jobs and education will give its workers next week off in a bid to help them with a tormenting burnout. This move comes as large companies are trying to find ways to help the Zoom-fatigued employees as a result of ensuring the pandemic social distancing guideline. The company […]

BREAKING NEWS
Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development
Breaking: Anonymous Hackers shuts down Ministry of Gender and Labour’s Website

The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development’s website has allegedly been hacked by the Anonymous Hackers just hours after Minister Frank Tumwebaze dared them to take on Ugandan “Gov’t ICT resilience & Cyber Defence capabilities”. The website https://mglsd.go.ug/ emits a service error on access; “Service Unavailable: The server is temporarily unable to service your […]

Politics
Iraq issues arrest warrant for Out-going US President Donald Trump
Iraq issues arrest warrant for the Out-going US President Donald Trump

A judge in Baghdad’s investigative court has issued an arrest warrant for outgoing US President Donald Trump, over the killing of an Iraqi paramilitary leader during the assassination of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani last year. Iranian general Qasem Soleimani died with Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy head of Iraq’s largely pro-Iran Hashed al-Shaabi paramilitary network, in the […]

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“Please even if you don’t love just hold my hand small, let me feel alright”– Gateman pens love letter to a female boss

A gateman has lost sensory controls beating all the odds and damned the consequences by choosing to write a love letter to his juicy chanting female boss. Suleiman who has been holding back his feelings for his boss decided to open up in a special handwritten letter flooding it with broken English. In the letter […]