Tag Archive: Information Society

Oct 05 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 4 October 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 28 September to Sunday 4 October 2015. Monday, 28 September 2015 LIME Warned To Obey The Law Antigua and Barbuda – Cable & Wireless has been warned that it should adhere to the laws of the country or it …

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Sep 25 2015

Snapshot: 2015 update on the global state of broadband Internet

A brief examination of the latest results published by the Broadband Commission on the state of broadband Internet globally, and how they measure up against the targets set. In a press release following the launch of the latest Broadband Commission report on the State of Broadband 2015, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) honed in on …

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Sep 18 2015

Does ICT in the classroom truly improve student performance?

Based on a recently released OECD report, some early thoughts on the effect of ICT on student performance. Earlier this week, the Organisation of Economic Development (OECD), which comprises over 34 countries worldwide, released the results of a study it had commissioned on technology in the classroom. A key findings of the report, Students, Computers and …

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Sep 09 2015

Quick look: New UN recommendations on norms of behaviour for ICT by countries

A summary of the norms, rules and principles for the responsible behaviour that countries worldwide should adopt for ICT in the context of national security. In July 2015, the United Nations (UN) Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) on Developments in the Field of Information and Telecommunications in the Context of International Security published a report, …

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Aug 07 2015

Podcasts: the overlooked and underutilised resource

A quick look at podcasts, which appears to be a frequently overlooked information resource in the Caribbean, but a powerful marketing channel when done correctly. Informal polls and anecdotal observations all suggest that podcasts are not especially popular in the Caribbean. Unlike other countries or regions, we appear to have a tiny podcasts listening population, …

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