ICANN spearheads initiative to build Internet economy in the Caribbean


PORT OF SPAIN - A group of global and regional technology organisations are partnering to help Caribbean professionals get more out of the Internet economy. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) spearheaded the launch of the Virtual DNS Entrepreneurship Center of the Caribbean (VDECC). The term DNS refers to the domain name More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Internet entrepreneurship centre to hold its first event in the Caribbean

PORT OF SPAIN - A new initiative is being launched this month to help Caribbean professionals get more out of the digital space. The Virtual DNS Entrepreneurship Center of the Caribbean (VDECC) will hold its first More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Use of information technologies improves health care and education services in the Caribbean, expands potential market for local businesses

Information and communication technologies enhance various social and economic sectors in the Caribbean by expanding and improving health care and education services available to the region's citizens. Digitizing More...

By Edition On Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Cable & Wireless shareholder sues telecoms giant

KINGSTON - Telecoms company Cable and Wireless is facing a lawsuit filed by one of its shareholders who claims its parent company, Cable and Wireless UK, unlawfully transferred money out of Jamaica for its exclusive More...

By Edition On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Gamma’s RXPro Adopted by St. Maarten’s Pharmacies

PHILIPSBURG - In 2016, local software developer Gamma IT Solutions developed RXPro, a complete AIS system for the distribution of prescription and non-prescription medicines with all necessary functions and complete More...

By Edition On Friday, December 29th, 2017

Cable & Wireless announces appointment of new CEO

FLORIDA - Cable & Wireless Communications (C&W) has announced the appointment of Inge Smidts as chief executive officer. She is replacing John Reid who announced earlier this month that he will step down More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

St Vincent moves to strengthen cyber security

KINGSTOWN - Internet adoption in the Caribbean is increasing rapidly,  but so too new threats and risks for persons, business and governments that are going online. Cyber attacks and cyber crime are being reported More...

By Edition On Monday, December 18th, 2017

Caribbean computer experts to tackle cyber security at CaribNOG 15

As cyber attacks continue to rise in the Caribbean, a group of computer experts from around the region are preparing to gather to discuss ways to defend the digital networks and systems we have come to rely on for More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Boolchands presents security solutions for your peace of mind

Boolchands in Curaçao now presents Blink, the ultra-affordable, truly wire-free video home security camera and monitoring system with batteries that last for 2 years. It is so affordable and easy to setup, you More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Smart suitcases may be banned

AMSTERDAM - KLM may refuse smart suitcases as hold baggage. The company is currently researching this, now that several American Airlines are doing the same. Smart suitcases have a battery with which phones can More...