Category Archive: Caribbean

Jul 01 2016

5 reasons why a Caribbean digital marketplace might be a good thing

Following from a suggestion by ECLAC, five benefits of having a Caribbean digital marketplace are discussed Last week, at the fourth Latin American Telecommunications Congress in Mexico, the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) called for the creation of a regional digital market. ECLAC was of the view that its …

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Jun 29 2016

Snapshot: state of Open Data in the Caribbean in 2015

Summary of the Caribbean results in the 2015 Global Open Data Index exercise. The concept of “Open Data” is not new in the Caribbean. It began to gain prominence around five years ago, with the crystallised into the first Caribbean Open Data Conference, and the Caribbean Open Institute. With regard to understanding the term ‘Open …

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Jun 27 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 26 June 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 20 March to Sunday 26 June 2016. Monday, 20 June 2016 Belize Has Big Internet Plans Belize – He’s the Chief Operating Officer of Centaur Cable and the newly appointed chairman of Belize’s internet exchange point. Launched in Belize …

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Jun 24 2016

Why are country code top-level domains not very popular in the Caribbean?

Four reasons why country code top-level domains not very popular in the Caribbean website owners. In last week’s news, it was reported that the Dominican Republic intended to celebrate 25 years of having‘.do’ as its country code top-level domain.(ccTLD) Interestingly, virtually all Caribbean countries have ccLTDs, the majority of which were created in 1991 – …

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Jun 20 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 19 June 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 13 June to Sunday 19 June 2016. Monday, 13 June 2016 Belize Courts Go Digital Belize – Today, the U.S. made a significant donation to Belize’s justice system through its Central American Regional Security Initiative, CARSI… more Belize’s Courts …

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