Tag Archive: Internet governance

Jun 24 2016

Why are country code top-level domains not very popular in the Caribbean?

Four reasons why country code top-level domains not very popular in the Caribbean website owners. In last week’s news, it was reported that the Dominican Republic intended to celebrate 25 years of having‘.do’ as its country code top-level domain.(ccTLD) Interestingly, virtually all Caribbean countries have ccLTDs, the majority of which were created in 1991 – …

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Jun 08 2016

Should the Internet be a basic right now, or in the future?

In light of recent statements on the Internet by a prominent Caribbean leader, we discuss reasons why the Internet should be made a basic right sooner rather than later. In an address to the Jamaica Employers Federation two weeks ago, Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness, was reported as saying that globally, it could be …

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May 02 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 1 May 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 29 April to Sunday 1 May 2016. Monday, 25 April 2016 Girls in Information Communication Technology symposium Bahamas – The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA), along several licensees within the Electronic Communications Sector will host for the second …

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Jul 22 2015

Freeness: why the Caribbean ought to be vigilant about zero rating net neutrality

A discussion zero rating net neutrality and why the Caribbean ought to vigilant about it. For those who have been with us from the beginning, you may recall that one of our earliest articles here on ICT Pulse was on Internet (net) neutrality, and we have been keeping tabs of the debate over the years. …

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Jun 01 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 31 May 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 25 May to Sunday 31 May 2015. Monday, 25 May 2015 Decision Tomorrow On Cable Channel Shutdown Jamaica – De facto Information Minister Sandrea Falconer and representatives of the Broadcasting Commission of Jamaica (BCJ), including its chairman, Professor Hopeton Dunn …

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