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Makerere University To Acquire New Student Management Information System

Makerere University is looking to overhaul its system responsible for storage of administration, finance and student data. This comes after allegedly some staff in the academic section “hacked” the system and altered marks for students. The accused staff have since been arrested but the alleged tampering with the system caused a delay in issuance of transcripts to students who graduated in February 2017. Added to this, the accused staff also allegedly altered students’s marks and listed some 58 students into the 67th graduation booklet. Makerere administration has been apologising to the affected students and promised quick action. The International Tertiary Read More

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Silent Speech Communications: Facebook aims to let people type directly from their brain at 100 wpm speed

By John Ribeiro (PCWorld) Facebook revealed on Wednesday that it is working on technology to let people type straight from their brains at 100 words per minute. A team of over 60 scientists, engineers and others at its secretive Building 8 research lab are working in the area Facebook describes as silent speech communications. Another project is directed at allowing people to hear with their skin, for which the company is building the necessary hardware and software. “So what if you could type directly from your brain?” Regina Dugan, vice president of engineering and Building 8, asked Wednesday at F8, Read More

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Microsoft ends support for Windows Vista

Microsoft’s support for Windows Vista ended yesterday. This is by design: Microsoft provides at least 10 years of support for its operating systems, split into two distinct types. Mainstream Support ended on April 10, 2012, and now Extended Support is ended on April 11, 2017. Windows Vista hit general availability on January 30, 2007. Microsoft thus supported arguably its most hated product for just over its minimum 10 years. About Windows Vista The release of Windows Vista came more than five years after the introduction of its predecessor, Windows XP, the longest time span between successive releases of Microsoft Windows Read More

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Wow! I have Secured my Website with HTTPS!

Glory to God, my website can now be safely reached at https://www.mukalele.net! I have also added an e-shop on my website where I will be selling some of my products and services. I have already setup the PayPal payment gateway and now everything is set for me to start expecting e-cash to drop on my bank account!   Background It’s long been recognised that all eCommerce web sites should have an SSL certificate; the thing that makes your site secure with HTTPS and gives you the little green or yellow padlock. However, what few web site owners know is that Read More

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The importance of forgiving and getting over offences against us

If you are carrying around a lot of resentment, anger, or hurt over something that happened in the past, you may find that you are unhappy and unable to find peace. Perhaps the best thing that you can do for your own emotional health is to practice forgiveness, even if the person who wronged you does not appear to feel sorry.   Offense is a stumbling block that Satan uses to keep many Christians from experiencing life to the fullest. You probably will not progress in your relationship with God if, every time someone hurts your feelings, you get offended. Read More