Tag Archive: Information Society

Oct 22 2014

Online, offline, but still falling behind: challenges for Internet use in the Caribbean

Based on a recently published McKinsey report, a discussion on challenges for Internet use in the Caribbean. At recent count, although the global population was around 7.1 billion at the end of 2013, only 40%, or 2.8 billion are online (Source: Internet World Stats). Though that figure might seem impressive, thought leaders, such as McKinsey …

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Oct 20 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 19 October 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 13 October to 19 October 2014. Monday, 13 October 2014 BTC’s winning personalities honoured Bahamas – BTC recently honoured some very special BTC employees who had received the votes of their associates nationwide in nominations for most consistent hard work with …

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Oct 08 2014

4 takeaways from Digicel’s anticipated entry into the cable TV market

Digicel is well known as a mobile/cellular provider, with a presence in 32 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. However, recently, it has been acquiring a number of cable/subscriber TV operations across the Caribbean. Here are four takeaways from those activities. Over the past several months, Digicel has made a spate of …

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Oct 06 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 5 October 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 29 September to 5 October 2014. Monday, 29 September 2014 BTC brings the latest technology to southern Bahamas Bahamas – Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) is continuing its commitment to expand its access to high quality service and products to all of the …

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Oct 01 2014

Skills today’s software developers need to be more competitive

A quick look at the top computer programmes languages for 2014, and additional skills that software developers ought to possess to better positioned for the current market. In newspapers in Trinidad and Tobago last week, and as reflected in our latest news roundup (published on Monday, 29 September), policy makers in the twin-island republic have …

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