Tag Archive: Information Society

Nov 25 2016

Blurred lines: real news versus fake news

Fake news is all the rage these days, and to varying degrees, we are all getting duped. Over the past week or so, there has been considerable discussion about the proliferation of fake news on the Internet, especially on social media, and the extent to which it may have affected the results of the recent …

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Nov 23 2016

Snapshot: 2016 update of the status of ICT development in the Caribbean

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A 2016 update of how well Caribbean countries performed on the latest ICT Development Index published by the International Telecommunications Union. Yesterday, 22 November 2016, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) published its Measuring the Information Society Report 2016 in which it highlights key ICT developments worldwide and tracks pricing and affordability of ICT services.  The report also …

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Nov 09 2016

3 essentials to realise Internet economies in the Caribbean

Although virtually all countries worldwide want to have an Internet economy, many of them appear not to know how to achieve it. Here we highlight three essentials ought to be implemented. For the past several years, a key goal most countries have envisaged, having expended considerable effort to improve their telecoms and ICT infrastructure and …

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Oct 28 2016

4 ways to build your organisation’s digital culture

The term, digital culture, is one that is bandied about, but very few understand what it means. Here we outline four ways an organisation can build a digital culture. If you ask business leaders whether their organisations have a digital culture, though they might hesitate at first, many will reply “Yes”. To varying degrees, many …

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Oct 26 2016

In creating digital societies, is it enough to create digital citizens?

Though it is acknowledged that citizens must be empowered to harness the emerging digital economy, we discuss whether those efforts are enough to truly realise a digital society In an article published last week, a brief account was given of the several initiatives that are in the process of being implemented in the Eastern Caribbean, …

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