Tag Archive: education

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 10 2014

Are government-issued laptops being compromised at the factory or after being assigned?

A discussion on a recent report on finding spyware on a government-issued laptop assigned to a student, against concerns that the devices might already be compromised before they end up in the students’ hands. In Trinidad and Tobago last week, the Chairman of the board of directors of the Trinidad and Tobago Amateur Radio League …

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Jul 25 2014

3 reasons why there are so few girls and women in tech

The tech industry in Silicon Valley may not be the only place where males significantly outnumber females. It also appears to be a phenomenon in the Caribbean. Here are three reasons why there are so few girls and women in tech. Earlier this week, reports published indicated that Twitter and to a lesser extent, Pinterest …

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Jun 02 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 1 June 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 26 May to Sunday 1 June 2014. Monday, 26 May 2014 URCA Shifting To BTC, Cable Plans Bahamas – Communications regulators appear to have accepted pleas by both the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) and Cable Bahamas to switch to a new …

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