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Sep 17 2014

Guidelines for Industry on Child Online Protection

An overview of the recently published revised Guidelines for Industry on Child Online Protection, and the five key areas highlighted for protecting and promoting children’s rights. Last week, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) announced the release of updated Guidelines for Industry on Child Online Protection, which it has prepared in collaboration with the United Nations Children Fund …

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Sep 15 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 14 September 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 8 September to Sunday 14 September 2014. Monday, 8 September 2014 Cable: URCA In ‘Uncharted Waters’ Over Price Caps Bahamas – Cable Bahamas has warned regulators they will be “in uncharted waters” by proceeding with implementing price caps on its pay-TV …

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Sep 08 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 7 September 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 1 September to Sunday 7 September 2014. Monday, 1 September 2014 BTC’s $56m Capital Spend ‘Largest Ever’ Bahamas – The Bahamas Telecommunications Company’s (BTC) $56 million capital investment spend for this year is its largest ever, as it moves to address …

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Sep 03 2014

5 things Caribbean app developers need to better seize opportunities

Caribbean software developers are being encouraged to seize the opportunities for app creation. However, here are five critical areas that Caribbean countries ought to give attention in order to see increased activity in the region. In a recent address at a software application workshop in Barbados, Hon. Donville Inniss, the Minister of Industry in Barbados, …

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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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