Tag Archive: smartphones

Jun 22 2016

2016 update on health risks associated with mobile/cellular phones

A summary of the latest findings on the possible health risks associated with prolonged mobile/cellular phone use. Last month, the results of a multi-year, peer-reviewed study conducted on rats found a link between mobile/cellular phones and cancer. The study, which was conducted by the National Toxicology Program (NTP) in the United States found … ‘low …

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Jan 29 2016

3 key questions to ask about BYOD to the workplace

In light of the growing adoption of BYOD, here are three questions both employees and employees should ask. Globally, there is a growing trend towards adoption of bring your own devices (BYOD) arrangements in the workplace. Further, increasingly, employers are expecting their employees to use their devices, such as their mobile/cellular phones, smartphones, laptops and …

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Dec 18 2015

The Caribbean dilemma of fancy wireless gadgets that do not work

A brief explanation of the challenges many Caribbean countries experience when wireless devices are imported and cause harmful interference. The proliferation of nifty home and security gadgets has begun to infringe on bandwidth, and in some cases, their signals conflict with more powerful transmission networks, rendering the consumer devices redundant. The result is that many …

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Oct 02 2015

Early thoughts: Digicel’s decision to block ads on mobile/cellular phones on its network

Some early thought on Digicel’s plan to block all ads from the mobile web and in mobile ads on phones connected to its network. In a press release issued this past Wednesday, Caribbean mobile/cellular carrier, Digicel, announced that it will be rolling out … ad control technology at the network level on its networks across …

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Sep 23 2015

4G LTE coming soon to Flow/LIME, but what does it all mean?

A refresher on the LTE technology, and the likely user experience in Caribbean countries where it already exists, and where may soon be launched. Last week, Cable & Wireless Communications plc (CWC), the parent company for the Flow and LIME brands in the Caribbean, announced that with support from global telecoms infrastructure and services provider, …

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