Tag Archive: smartphones

Jul 31 2015

Health risks and mobile/cellular phones, revisited

Four years since our last report update, we are revisiting the discussion on possible health risks associated with mobile/cellular phone use Earlier this week, news reports stated that the city of Berkeley, California (USA), had recently passed a law “requiring cell phone stores to inform customers about safety recommendations” (Source: CNN). Specifically, the stores must …

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Jun 29 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 28 June 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 22 June to Sunday 28 June 2015. Monday, 22 June 2015 URCA Targets Cable 27% Price Increase Decision In ‘First Half’ Bahamas – Regulators aim to release a decision on Cable Bahamas’ bid for a 27 per cent basic …

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Jun 26 2015

Pros and cons of allowing mobile/cell phones in schools

A brief discussion of some of the pros and cons of allowing mobile/cellular phones in schools. In our news roundup published earlier this week, there were reports that the Government of Barbados intended to revisit its posture on mobile/cellular phones in schools. From the articles on the issue, it appears that students are not allowed …

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May 01 2015

5 tips to improve the performance of your PC and phone

In light of how much we depend on our PC, laptop, tablet and smartphone, here are five tips to optimise their performance. We are already four months into 2015, and in more temperate climes, it is spring. In the spirit of spring-cleaning, and noting that most of us cannot afford to have our PC, laptop, …

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Dec 31 2014

How well did we do? A look back at our 2014 predictions

A review of the six ICT/tech trends we anticipated would be evident in the Caribbean in 2014. At the beginning of 2014, we published six trends we believed would become more evident in the Caribbean during the year. On this the last day of 2014, it is opportune for us to review our predictions and …

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