How are traditional media taking advantage of New Media

May 07

How are traditional media taking advantage of New Media

This is the presentation i prepared to deliver at the Uganda Journalists Association organised Media Dialogue at Hotel Africana on May 3rd 2012.I was asked to present on the marriage between new media and legacy media, under the general theme of New Voices helping the media transform Society. The presentation can be downloaded here or How Legacy Media are utilising...

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Google+ launches to compete with facebook, but which is better

Jul 06

Google+ launches to compete with facebook, but which is better

The battle of the techies in online social interaction is getting seriously underway. While the world still awaits what pundits have been terming as a Facebook killer in diaspora, online Search giants Google have launched a new social networking service under their Google+ project which some industry specialists say is aimed at wrestling the inline audience from...

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What does that website ranking really mean, and why should you care?

Jan 26

What does that website ranking really mean, and why should you care?

The New Vision, Uganda’s leading daily newspaper recently ran a story about its ranking as the 4th most popular newspaper website in Africa by the 4 International Media & Newspapers based in Australia. There were a number of reactions to the ranking with some saying New Vision had got the recognition it deserves, while others said New Vision is even not the best...

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Doing Live coverage of the Uganda ICT Expo 2010 and other events

Nov 29

Doing Live coverage of the Uganda ICT Expo 2010 and other events

The 2010 ICT Expo and East Africa Digital Forum begun today at Serena Hotel and I couldn’t attend because…well I can’t make it. I hoped against hope that we would be able to get some live coverage or streaming of this event so that the many of us who can’t make it there can benefit from the information and knowledge shared, especially this being an ICT event. Thanks...

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