Got a Great App Idea? Don’t Build It.

You know the feeling. It’s 3:22 a.m. and you’re wide awake. No, you probably shouldn’t have guzzled that extra-large cup of Kenyan at 4 p.m., but that’s not the issue. You’re excited. Jazzed. So totally psyched about your app idea that you can’t sleep. Should you get up and make some notes? Yes. By all

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The 1776 Challenge Cup For The Most Innovative Startups

The global Challenge Cup competition continues to seek the most innovative startups solving the world’s most complex challenges. Challenge Cup is presented in partnership again with investment firm Revolution, an active champion for the emergence of entrepreneurial communities and startups outside of Silicon Valley. Applications for the  Challenge Cup are open through 1776’s UNION network, a

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2017 Google Policy Fellowship (USD 7,500 Allowance)

The Google Policy Fellowship program offers undergraduate, graduate, and law students interested in Internet and technology policy the opportunity to contribute to a public dialogue and explore future academic and professional interests. Fellows will have the opportunity to work at public interest organizations at the forefront of debates on broadband and access policy, content regulation,

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GIS 4 Refugees Hackathon Kampala (Win Upto UGX1.5M)

Geo Gecko is a lean innovative company that uses powerful tools like geographic information systems (GIS), object based classification tools, satellite imagery analysis, and business intelligence software to provide you with the evidence you need to understand your world and make the right decision. Informed decision-making requires high-quality data and information. This, however, is lacking

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Startup Tips for Young Entrepreneurs

As a young startup, it is important for you to understand some of what you will be getting yourself in for.  While each entrepreneurial “journey” can be quite different, following a basic set of hints and tips will give you a better chance of success.  Here are a couple of ideas to help you on

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The 2nd Young Photographer Award 2017

The Uganda Press Photo Award and Canon invite photographers between the ages of 18 and 25 years to participate in the 2nd Young Photographer Award competition. As part of the Uganda Press Photo Award 2017, this competition is geared towards passionate young photographers looking to cultivate a career in documentary photography or photojournalism but lacking

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