Category Archive: ICT/Tech

Sep 01 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 31 August 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 25 August to Sunday 31 August 2014. Monday, 25 August 2014 MIIC state minister urges youth to choose careers in ICT Jamaica – Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Sharon Ffolkes-Abrahams says there must be a …

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Aug 29 2014

Part II – Using digital currencies to increase Caribbean participation in the Internet economy

A continuation of Shiva Bissessar’s (of Pinaka Technology Solution), firsthand account of the discussion on digital currencies in the Caribbean at the recently held 10th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum in the Bahamas, along with his own views on the subject. In Part I, published on 26 August, we looked at a defined problem facing small Caribbean content …

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Aug 27 2014

Using digital currencies to increase Caribbean participation in the Internet economy

A firsthand account, by Shiva Bissessar of Pinaka Technology Solutions, of the discussion on digital currencies in the Caribbean at the recently held 10th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum in the Bahamas. I recently participated in the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) hosted 10th Caribbean Internet Governance Forum (CIGF) over the period 6– 8 August, 2014, which featured several distinguished speakers on various …

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Aug 25 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 24 August 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 18 August to Sunday 24 August 2014. Monday, 18 August 2014 Telecoms minister plans to introduce e-govt portal Antigua and Barbuda – The minister with responsibility for information and telecommunication, Melford Nicholas, said he intends to change how residents conduct business …

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Aug 22 2014

5 apps to get ready for back to school 2014

Five popular software applications to get students ready for the new academic year that starts in September 2014. The summer holidays are almost over, and the push to get students ready to return to school in September should be in full swing. Once the basics – school books, uniforms, clothes and stationery – have been …

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