Tag Archive: Information Society

Feb 03 2016

4 challenges, opportunities and trends of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

A discussion of some of the challenges, opportunities and trends anticipated during the Fourth Industrial Revolution, which we are currently experiencing. Whether you realise it or not, we are in the midst of the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Industry 4.0. The First Industrial Revolution occurred in the late 1700s when steam and water power were harnessed …

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Jan 27 2016

Artificial intelligence in the real world

A brief discussion on artificial intelligence (AI) with some examples of activities that use some aspects of AI that we might not have realised. This week, most major publications reported the death of artificial intelligence (AI) pioneer, Marvin Minsky, who died on 24 January at the age of 88. In a nutshell – and without …

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Jan 13 2016

Is the Caribbean ready to power sustainable cities and nations?

A brief look at the Bahamas Declaration agreed to in December, and what it might take for the Caribbean to realise sustainable cities and nations. Last month, the period 14—18 December 2015 to be exact, the Bahamas hosted the 5th Green Standards Week in Nassau, on the theme Powering Smart Sustainable Cities, Nations & Islands. …

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Jan 11 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 10 January 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 4 January to Sunday 10 January 2016. Monday, 4 January 2016 URCA approves Cable Bahamas SuperBasic price hike Bahamas – The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) has approved Cable Bahamas Limited (CBL) applications for a price increase up to …

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Dec 21 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 20 December 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 14 December to Sunday 20 December 2015. Monday, 14 December 2015 Why Cuba’s economy could stay trapped in the Stone Age Cuba – Google (GOOGL) wants to help the Cuban government roll out broadband Internet across the country. The …

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