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20170424 Chief Justice Kenneth Benjamin
By Edition On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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Caribbean courts need to be better prepared to judge cybercrimes

Judicial Education urgently needed, says Belize Chief Justice Institutions worldwide are finding it hard to keep up with the rapid pace of advance in computer-based technology. This is all the more so for courts, More...

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By Edition On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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Caribbean Banks see rise in cyber attacks

Imagine doing a routine check on your bank account only to discover that an entire month's worth of credit had been swiped from your card. The nightmare became reality for one elderly Belizean couple, who fell victim More...

CaribNOG 13 cloud computing
By Edition On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Seeking Competitive Edge, Caribbean Firms Turn to Internet Technology

Cloud computing in focus at CaribNOG 13 BRIDGETOWN — As clouds of uncertainty loom over the global economy, it hasn't exactly been smooth sailing for Caribbean companies. But these days, a different kind of cloud More...

LOTM Guatemala
By Edition On Monday, April 3rd, 2017
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Diverse Guatemalan voices gather in historic LACNIC meeting

GUATEMALA CITY - A historic gathering of diverse sectors of Guatemalan society recently took place in the country's capital, hosted by the Latin American and Caribbean Internet Address Registry, commonly known More...

John Avery and Bevil Wooding
By Edition On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Belize to Host First National Cybersecurity Symposium

Guarding the Digital Gates BELIZE CITY - In response to a growing incidence of cyber-threats, Belize will host its first national cyber security symposium from April 24 to 27. "We have observed a disturbing rise More...

LACNIC ON THE MOVE Guatemala
By Edition On Thursday, March 30th, 2017
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Latin American and Caribbean ISPs switching to next-generation protocol

Future-proofing our Internet Latin American and Caribbean ISPs switching to next-generation protocol Forward-thinking network operators in Latin America and the Caribbean are using the Internet's next-generation More...

Alfredo Verderosa entrevista
By Edition On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Global experts focus on cybersecurity at LACNIC On the Move Guatemala

GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala and other countries of Latin America and the Caribbean must continue to develop a more proactive, all-inclusive response to cybercrime and cyber terrorism. That's the opinion of an international More...

Bevil Wooding CaribNOG
By Edition On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Barbados to host CaribNOG 13

BRIDGETOWN - The thirteenth regional meeting of the Caribbean Network Operators Group, or CaribNOG, will take place in Barbados from April 18 to 19, 2017. CaribNOG is the region's first volunteer-based community More...

LACNIC
By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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LACNIC on the move rolls into Guatemala City

GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala will host this year's first edition of LACNIC On The Move. The regional technology event will take place at the Hilton Hotel Garden Inn, Guatemala City on March 20 to 22. LACNIC, the Latin More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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Caribbean Dividends from Digital Switchover

A shift from analog to digital television broadcast in the Caribbean could be a big boost for local content creators looking to produce and distribute original programs. Free, analog, over-the-air television broadcasting More...