Tag Archive: applications

Dec 17 2014

Creating the Next ‘Tribe’ of Caribbean ICT Entrepreneurs

Shiva Bissessar

The ITU and CANTO recently held a Regional Youth ICT Innovations training workshop in Antigua and Barbuda over the period 8—10 December 2014. The following is a synopsis from the perspective of one of the presenters, Shiva Bissessar. Day 2 of the Regional Youth ICT Innovations Training Workshop saw a large turnout, despite the fact …

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Dec 10 2014

Is it a good idea to regulate VoIP-based services?

Jamaica has announced that it will be introducing regulations for over the top VoIP services in order to generate tax revenue, but is that really a good idea? For most of us in the Caribbean, we have been riveted by the unfolding drama of the proposed purchase of Columbus International by Cable and Wireless Communications …

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Nov 28 2014

Is the new Facebook policy the sign of things to come?

Facebook is changing its privacy policy. Here we highlight how the concept of privacy might be changing. This week, Facebook began to notify its users of its new privacy policy, which will come into effect on 1 January 2015. The policy is considerably shorter than the current version, and much easier to read. With the …

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Nov 03 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 2 November 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 27 October to 2 November 2014. Monday, 27 October 2014 Bahamas should lead region in ICT Bahamas – Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) CEO Leon Williams called on the government to lead the way toward The Bahamas becoming the hub for regional information …

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Oct 17 2014

5 tech offering to help you cope with the chikungunya virus

Four apps and one device that could be useful during the throes of, but more so after, a serious illness such as chikungunya that is currently plaguing the Caribbean. For those of us who live in the Caribbean, typically we know at least one person who has contracted the chikungunya virus. We might even have …

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