Tag Archive: ICT4D

Mar 14 2014

After 25 years, 5 predictions on the future of the Internet

To recognise the 25th anniversary of the Internet, we highlight some thoughts and ideas on what life and the Internet might be like in 2025. On 12 March 2014, the Internet celebrated its 25th anniversary. On that day in 1989, Sir Tim Berners-Lee wrote a paper proposing an “information management” system that conceptualized the World …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/03/25-years-5-predictions-future-internet/

Dec 20 2013

Why are entrepreneurship and innovation so limited in the Caribbean?

Examination of key findings from a World Bank report that discusses entrepreneurship and innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean. Over the past three or so years, there has been a growing focus on entrepreneurship and innovation in the Caribbean. Across the region, many initiatives have been executed that aim to nurture those two areas, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2013/12/entrepreneurship-innovation-limited-caribbean/

Dec 16 2013

Roundup: for the week ending 15 December 2013

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 9 December to Sunday 15 December 2013. Monday, 9 December 2013 Facebook exports billion-dollar earnings to Cayman Islands Cayman Islands – Social networking giant Facebook is facing criticism over its tax payments after filings revealed the company exported an estimated US$ …

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Dec 09 2013

Roundup: for the week ending 8 December 2013

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 2 December to Sunday 8 December 2013. Monday, 2 December 2013 CWC refreshed Bahamas brand Bahamas – Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has updated the brand of its Bahamas business, the latest stage of making the company more modern, effective and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2013/12/roundup-week-8-december-2013/

Dec 04 2013

Is the Caribbean’s growing focus on ICT just rhetoric?

Over the past several weeks there have a number of statements from countries across the Caribbean saying that they are putting an emphasis on ICT. What does that mean? Is it just lip service, or speaks to a transformational agenda? Making headlines in our latest news roundup was that Dominica was placing considerable “emphasis and …

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