Tag Archive: devices

Jun 26 2015

Pros and cons of allowing mobile/cell phones in schools

A brief discussion of some of the pros and cons of allowing mobile/cellular phones in schools. In our news roundup published earlier this week, there were reports that the Government of Barbados intended to revisit its posture on mobile/cellular phones in schools. From the articles on the issue, it appears that students are not allowed …

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Jun 22 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 21 June 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 15 June to Sunday 21 June 2015. Monday, 15 June 2015 New cell-phone tax Barbados – Effective August 1, 2015, it will cost more to make calls on cell-phones… more New telecoms home in Warrens Barbados – WITH GREEN …

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May 04 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 3 May 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 27 April to 3 May 2015. Monday, 27 April 2015 Attorney General urges female students to get into the ICT field Bahamas – Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs the Hon. Allyson Maynard Gibson, QC, encouraged female students …

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May 01 2015

5 tips to improve the performance of your PC and phone

In light of how much we depend on our PC, laptop, tablet and smartphone, here are five tips to optimise their performance. We are already four months into 2015, and in more temperate climes, it is spring. In the spirit of spring-cleaning, and noting that most of us cannot afford to have our PC, laptop, …

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Apr 24 2015

3 environmentally-friendly practices we can adopt in 2015

In commemoration of Earth Day 2015, here are three areas where we can develop more environmentally-friendly behaviour. Earth Day was celebrated this past Wednesday, 22 April, and is a time to reflect and promote our global, and local, environment. Currently, there are numerous environment-related issues vying for attention, such as carbon emissions, global warming, climate …

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