#PkTechWeekly; Ways Tech Is Improving Your Health, SnapChat’s rival Musical.ly, Legal Aspects Behind Artificial Intelligence, Netflix at 50million subscribers,

Netflix hit 50.85 million subscribers in the USA Its now bigger than cable TV in US. Leichtman Research found that the video-streaming service now has 50.85 million subscribers, while there are just 48.61 million customers reported by the top cable providers in the country. This doesn’t make it bigger than TV as a whole (the…

#PKTechWeekly; $5 For Online Addresses, PitchDrive, Nokia’s Brick, Tech to Fight Hunger,

PitchDrive is a three week, five-city European tech hub tour across London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Zurich and Paris This partnership will bring 15 elite African tech companies together to pitch to investors, explore international opportunities and learn about frontier technology markets. It’s organised by Co-creation Hub (CcHUB), a technology innovation center in Nigeria and Google for Entrepreneurs.…

#PKTechWeekly: Democratize Disruption, Online Banking Safety, WWC, QwiCart

Should Democracy come to Disruption? Today’s disruptive businesses is win because they constantly look for ways to work smarter and improve their customers’ lives, and because they are flexible enough to do so. Because they’re born in the cloud, these companies can quickly respond to changing customer needs, whether that means rolling out a new service…

#PKTechWeekly: Factories Should Float in Space, Facebook’s GoFundMe Feature, SnapChat Identity Crisis …

We Need To Say Goodbye To Third-World Communication When networks fail, manufacturers can’t access the inventory data they need to respond to RFPs. Healthcare organisations can’t deliver patient information or test results to the point of care, or empower practitioners with the clinical systems they rely on. Financial services companies can’t process transactions. VoIP and…

#PKTechWeekly: Open Innovation, TweetDeck Subscription, Google Vs Symantec, Personal Branding

The future of innovation is about access not ownership Most organisations need to wake up to the idea that innovation is about access and collaboration, not ownership. There is a clear business case for recycling the abundance of technologies and outcomes of user and market experiments from adjacent industries. In the hyped start-up scene, everybody…

#PkTechWeekly: Uganda Gene Drive to End Malaria, ChapChap, Airtel Internship Program, African Tech to Preserve Food

Website Technology has been and continues to play me. This time round I lost all my site widgets and plugins which are supported by Jetpack under WordPress. I opened my site and it was not there, error something.  Just like the thief Jesus talked about it was gone. On resolution from the server the site…

#PkTechWeekly: Fourth Industrial Revolution, SureBuddy Uganda, Cyber Crime Growth, Tech Women Disrupt Norms, Google Ads Blocked

Fourth Industrial revolution will leave Africa behind Like most technological revolutions, Africa plays catch cup and its about to be do exactly that with the Fourth Industrial Revolution which is integrating the digital, physical, and biological worlds. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is described by Klaus Swaub, the founder of the World Economic Forum, as building…