Tag Archive: devices

Jul 27 2016

Should mobile/cell phones be banned in the workplace?

Increasingly organisations are banning mobile/cellular phones in the workplace. Here we discuss a few of arguments for and against banning those devices It is a growing trend in developed countries: organisations are banning, or at the very least restricting, the use of mobile/cellular phones in the workplace. In some organisations, smartphones are banned, but employees …

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Jul 22 2016

Is the smartphone already becoming obsolete?

Smartphones have experienced explosive growth over the past 10 years. However can it be sustained? Is the device on its way out? The Apple iPhone 6S and 6S Plus; the Samsung Galaxy S7; the Sony Xperia Z5; the LG G5. These are some of the most coveted smartphones on the market today. However, by this …

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Jul 15 2016

Is technology is changing the way we think and how we interact with the world around us?

A discussion of the impact of technology on us, how we think, and how we experience the world around us. In today’s world, most of us are tethered in some way to a computing device, be it our smartphone, tablet computer, laptop, or a combination of the three. Further, and perhaps more importantly, we tend …

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Jul 11 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 10 July 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 4 July to Sunday 10 July 2016. Monday, 4 July 2016 SERVICES MUST BE ACCESSIBLE ONLINE Barbados – Delivering the recent lunchtime lecture at the Democratic Labour Party’s headquarters, Senator Andre Worrell stated that e-technology must be embraced to …

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Jun 22 2016

2016 update on health risks associated with mobile/cellular phones

A summary of the latest findings on the possible health risks associated with prolonged mobile/cellular phone use. Last month, the results of a multi-year, peer-reviewed study conducted on rats found a link between mobile/cellular phones and cancer. The study, which was conducted by the National Toxicology Program (NTP) in the United States found … ‘low …

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