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Jul 01 2016

5 reasons why a Caribbean digital marketplace might be a good thing

Following from a suggestion by ECLAC, five benefits of having a Caribbean digital marketplace are discussed Last week, at the fourth Latin American Telecommunications Congress in Mexico, the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) called for the creation of a regional digital market. ECLAC was of the view that its …

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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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Jun 03 2016

4 takeaways from the drama that is Yahoo!

Yahoo! is regularly in the news as the business community for what seems to be a series of missteps by the firm. Here are four things we can learn from what has transpired to date For anyone who follows tech developments outside of the Caribbean, the firm, Yahoo Inc. (Yahoo!), is regularly in the news. …

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Apr 29 2016

5 health tips that can improve the quality of your life

Although technology has made our lives easier,  increasingly we are dying of non-communicable diseases, often precipitated by lifestyle choices. Here are five health tips that can improve the quality of your life . Without a doubt, we in the Caribbean are not as healthy as we should be. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO) …

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