WATCH: Episode #4 of THIS WEEK IN CARIBBEAN TECH LIVE Broadcast

Watch the replay of Episode#4 of This Week in Caribbean TEch Live Broadcast, hosted weekly by Ingrid Riley on Facebook. In this Episode: PitchitCaribbean, Digicel, Quikanou, NextGenCreators are mentioned and more. Get the latest Caribbean Tech News, Caribbean Startups Events, Apps and Issues, every Thursday 1 p.m. EDT, 2 p.m. EST.

DON’T CRY FOR MR. UBER,Travis Kalanick! LESSONS FOR THE CARIBBEAN?!

I honestly don't know why so many people are worrying about Travis Kalanick, founder and former CEO Uber. Or worse, some are making it seem almost noble that he stepped down as Ceo in the wake of high profile investor mutiny that followed a flood of reports of it's uber

After Development Funding: How will Caribbean Entrepreneurship Thrive?

by Nerissa Golden The Caribbean entrepreneurship space has been quite busy for the past seven years. Millions of Euros and Canadian dollars have been invested to help stir up a desire for enterprise development and to strengthen existing structures to improve local economies. What is the strategy for continuity once funding

This Week in Caribbean Tech Live Episode #04 on Facebook this Thursday

In the fourth episode of  This Week in Caribbean Tech Live on our Silicon Caribe Facebook this Thursday June 22, 2017, I have a lot of news and information on Caribbean Startups, Apps and Events. I will also discuss the status of Caribbean ecommerce and the call for regulation of

The Innovation Mindset Missing in Jamaican Retailers

Jamaicans aren't online they said. Jamaicans aren't using this social media platforms they said. Jamaicans aren't into that technology thing they said. . The businesses that had been saying this, now find themselves behind the 8ball - out of business, or on their way there. They clearly got complacent, ignored the trend data, and

What Digital Personal Branding is and Isn’t For You. A Special post for Caribbean CEOs + Professionals.

Digital Personal branding is a leadership requirement, not a self-promotion campaign. It is about demonstrating the value you represent to your company and industry. Have you ever Googled your own name? What comes up for you ? You see those Google results, that is your Online Reputation. Let that sink in

Cybercrime Wave Brewing in the Caribbean? Find out more on This Week in Caribbean Tech Live Show on Thursday

We put Cybercrime in the Caribbean in the spotlight in our Top Caribbean Tech News segment this week as I host another episode of This Week in Caribbean Tech Live  on our Facebook Page. 1 pm EST. We will have Trevor Forrest,  Chief Advisor to the Minister of Science, Energy

Steady but Slow — Open Data’s Progress in the Caribbean

Matthew McNaughton, Founding Principal of Slshroots co-authored with Denique Ferguson and Alesha Aris of the SlashRoots Foundation. It was originally published on the Open Knowledge International’s Blog in support of the 2016 Global Open Data Index Launch. The Global Open Data Index and the Caribbean Then Over the last two years, the