Category Archive: Business

Oct 22 2014

Online, offline, but still falling behind: challenges for Internet use in the Caribbean

Based on a recently published McKinsey report, a discussion on challenges for Internet use in the Caribbean. At recent count, although the global population was around 7.1 billion at the end of 2013, only 40%, or 2.8 billion are online (Source: Internet World Stats). Though that figure might seem impressive, thought leaders, such as McKinsey …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/online-offline-falling-behind-challenges-internet-caribbean/

Oct 20 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 19 October 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 13 October to 19 October 2014. Monday, 13 October 2014 BTC’s winning personalities honoured Bahamas – BTC recently honoured some very special BTC employees who had received the votes of their associates nationwide in nominations for most consistent hard work with …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/roundup-week-19-october-2014/

Oct 10 2014

Making cybersecurity a priority in October

Though Caribbean countries might not yet observe October as Cyber Security Awareness Month, this article briefly highlights key threat trends, along with some tips that individuals and businesses can adopt to become safer online. Increasingly, the month of October is being observed as Cyber Security Awareness Month worldwide. Launched in the United States in 2004, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/making-cybersecurity-priority-october/

Oct 08 2014

4 takeaways from Digicel’s anticipated entry into the cable TV market

Digicel is well known as a mobile/cellular provider, with a presence in 32 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. However, recently, it has been acquiring a number of cable/subscriber TV operations across the Caribbean. Here are four takeaways from those activities. Over the past several months, Digicel has made a spate of …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/4-takeaways-digicels-anticipated-entry-cable-tv-market/

Sep 29 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 28 September 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 22 September to 28 September 2014. Monday, 22 September 2014 Gov’t pushes on with data protection Cayman Islands – The Cayman Islands government has signaled its intention to proceed with enacting a Data Protection Law, aimed generally at shielding the privacy …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/09/roundup-week-28-september-2014/

Older posts «