George Ben Sije

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Moving beyond the genocidal ideology of tribal homelands

I became interested in the question of why the old Community collapsed after I returned to Uganda from the University of Dar es Salaam in 1979. I …

Bangkok at dusk | Thailand (by Sanchai Loongroong)

20 Important African Startups to Watch

Kenya's huge success with mobile money and the M-Pesa platform has launched Africa into the startup spotlight.<p>But African innovation goes way beyond …

18 Athletes Who Make More Money Endorsing Products Than Playing Sports

We all know athletes make huge salaries playing sports, but some athletes make even more money off the field endorsing products.<p>David Beckham for example made most of his money modeling underwear, not playing soccer.

How Pink And Blue Became Gender-Specific

It actually wasn’t until the 1940s that the colors became set in stone.<p>Pink is for girls. Blue is for boys. Of course our society allows exceptions now and again, but imagine showing up to a boy’s baby shower with a pink bib and matching pink shoes. There would be whispers that either you’re nuts …

Baby Showers

Important Scientific Mystery Solved: How Birds Lose Their Penises

The penises of many male birds stop growing and shrink away. Scientists reveal the genetic mechanism at work.<p>A team of researchers at the University of Florida has solved the mystery of what some call "one of the most puzzling events in evolution": the reduction and loss of the penis in most male …

Mobile Devices and Cybercrime: Is Your Phone the Weakest Link?

You see them everywhere: people hunched over their smartphones or tablets in cafes, airports, supermarkets and even at bus stops, seemingly oblivious …

Slow travel: great train journeys

The world's fastest train journeys - Telegraph

National Bank of the Republic of Belarus makes Maya Declaration Commitment

Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) member institution the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) has become the 39th member of the AFI …

8 Arrested for $45 Million Cyber Bank Theft

Eight people were charged on Thursday, May 9th, for being part of a global cyber theft ring that stole more than $45 million from banks all over the …

Mobile Money in Tanzania: Understanding consumers’ perspectives

Using mobile money as a tool for financial inclusion is growing worldwide, but in many countries demand-side data on users and potential users is …

The best Android tablets in 2018: the best slates running Google's OS

Looking for a tablet and thinking about an Android device? Well good news, because we've got a list of the best Android tablets right here for you to …

Google Nexus 5 imminent as UK retailers retire Nexus 4?

The Google Nexus 4 has been taken off the shelves of two British retailers, prompting speculation that the Google Nexus 5 is just about ready to …

Tactics & Analysis Blog

about an hour ago<p>Saturday's Champions League final offers one of the most fascinating tactical clashes in recent memory: Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool, …