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Mar 20 2017

Roundup: for the week ending 19 March 2017

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 13 March to Sunday 19 March 2017. Monday, 13 March 2017 LIME’s appeal to Industrial Court ruling stalled Antigua and Barbuda – The Deputy General Secretary of the Antigua & Barbuda Workers Union (ABWU) Senator Chester Hughes said there’s …

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Mar 17 2017

Is the overseas view of tech firms affecting our opinion of Caribbean tech businesses?

Are we, Caribbean techies and tech consumers, being (unduly) influenced by the views and opinions of those outside the region? Among pundits, and even among consumers globally, there seems to be a jaded view of tech products and services, which seems to be reflected in the recent performance of tech stock over the past several …

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Mar 13 2017

Roundup: for the week ending 12 March 2017

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 6 March to Sunday 11 March 2017. Monday, 6 March 2017 Cyber war! Barbados – The ruling Democratic Labour Party (DLP) is giving itself a pat on the back following last weekend’s mid-year conference at which Prime Minister Freundel …

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Mar 10 2017

Can the tech skills crisis be solved?

An introductory discussion on ways in which we might be able to increase the supply of tech skills to meet the current and increasing demand. In today’s workforce, it is widely known that the demand of tech skills outstrips supply, and the situation is expected more acute in the future. The skills needed are diverse, …

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Mar 08 2017

4 lessons startups can learn from Uber

Recently, transportation platform, Uber, has been in the news for all of the wrong reasons. We briefly outline some of its transgressions, but more importantly some of the takeaways from those experiences. Nearly six weeks ago, and in our article, The liberalisation of services via the Internet, we, at ICT Pulse, highlighted Uber’s recent efforts …

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