Tag Archive: Internet governance

Oct 24 2014

“Generation Open” and Open Access

A discussion on Open Access, and its importance, in recognition of International Open Access Week. Whenever we need to research a subject, we no longer reach for a set of encyclopaedias, or head to our local library to pore through the periodicals and reference books stocked there. Instead, via the Internet, we access a wealth …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/generation-open-open-access/

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 …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/online-offline-falling-behind-challenges-internet-caribbean/

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 …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/roundup-week-19-october-2014/

Oct 13 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 12 October 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 6 October to 12 October 2014. Monday, 6 October 2014 BTC to launch IPTV in Long Island by Oct 2015 Bahamas – Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) expects to launch IPTV services in Long Island by October 2015… more Tell no tales: …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/roundup-week-12-october-2014/

Oct 10 2014

Making cybersecurity a priority in October

Though Caribbean countries might not yet observe October as Cyber Security Awareness Month, this article briefly highlights key threat trends, along with some tips that individuals and businesses can adopt to become safer online. Increasingly, the month of October is being observed as Cyber Security Awareness Month worldwide. Launched in the United States in 2004, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2014/10/making-cybersecurity-priority-october/

Older posts «