Tag Archive: Universal Service/Universal Access

Jul 25 2016

Roundup: for the week ending 24 July 2016

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 18 July to Sunday 24 July 2016. Monday, 18 July 2016 BVI pushes for next-level internet development British Virgin Islands – The British Virgin Islands is stepping up efforts to get the most from its internet infrastructure… more Landmark …

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Nov 16 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 15 November 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 9 November to Sunday 15 November 2015. Monday, 9 November 2015 Third annual data protection symposium announced Bahamas – The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner has announced that the third National Training Symposium – under the theme “The balancing …

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Dec 23 2011

How far away are we from reaching the 2015 broadband targets?

This post examines how far away the English-speaking Caribbean might be from meeting broadband targets for 2015 that have been set by the Broadband Commission for Digital Development. In our news roundup for the week ending 11 December, we highlighted the on-going work being conducted by the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) to finalise the regional broadband …

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Nov 11 2011

From bus stop to rum shop: has Barbados’ Wi-Fi project been a success?

This is a follow on from our earlier posts on Barbados’ intention to have free Wi-Fi across the entire island by 11-11-11. We examine the progress to date. In November 2010, the Barbados Entrepreneurship Foundation (BEF) promised to realise 100% island-wide Wi-Fi coverage – from bus stop to rum shop – by 11 November 2011. Implementation …

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Oct 24 2011

Roundup: for the week ending 23 October 2011

This is a roundup of the ICT/technology news across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 17 October to Sunday 23 October 2011. Monday, 17 October 2011 400 teachers received laptops during ICTFEST 2011 Antigua & Barbuda – LIME and the government of Antigua & Barbuda formally launched the first phase of the Education 20/20 …

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