I'm always trend watching and connecting the dots to make meaning of how technology is intersecting and changing Industries in Jamaica and the Caribbean especially and I wrote a Facebook and Linked in Post recently that said: "You know...there are some Jamaican businesses..brands who don't know how much they've already
The number one reason the Caribbean must retain Net Neutrality is this....it simply cannot afford not to. Where we are in our #DigitalCaribbean development doesn't allow for us to be short-sighted and give in to the demands of industry players who want to hold back the inevitabilities of technology innovations, so they can
Hackathons are becoming common place in Jamaica and the Caribbean over these last 5 years especially. Slashroots were one of the first, if not the first organisation to have organised local and Caribbean wide hackathons. Then came a bunch of them driven by the priorities of development agencies out of
On Thursday October 26th, 10 of JAMAICA’s best seed stage startups will compete to represent the country at the Seedstars Summit and win up to USD 1 million in equity investment and prizes at the Global Summit. Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes
The Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) has partnered with Swiss based-company, Seedstars World and Silicon Caribe's tech startup event Kingston BETA - to assist in identifying the best start-up to represent Jamaica in a regional and global competition where US$500,000 in investment awaits the global winner. Seedstars World which organises worldwide
We're refreshed from our usual summer break and ready for our next 10TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT which will be on Thursday October 26th, 2017 at JAMPRO HQ, 6:30pm. It's the usual JMD$500 community contribution. Kingston BETA is a SiliconCaribe Media event. Our Panel Theme is: The State of Jamaica's Tech Startup Ecosystem.
In this Episode CARIBBEAN TECH NEWS Jamaica’s Tech Scene is heating up big time - Do You Know Why? More Jobs, Smaller Savings Sap Entrepreneurial Energy? A Global Entreprenuership Monitor Report on Jamaica Status of The Mobile + Internet Infrastructure in the Hurricane damaged Caribbean CARIBBEAN STARTUP IN THE SPOTLIGHT Mannin Marsh, Founder of TheVineList CARIBBEAN TECH
In This Week's Episode #!4 of This Week in Caribbean Tech Live Caribbean Tech News Dominica-based School - NTRC’ Internet of Things Weather Monitoring Station wins Caribbean Award Usage Technologies To Roll Out Student-Tracking Software Is it good that Caribbean countries are getting into bed with Airbnb? and more Caribbean Startup Interview Heneka Watkis-Porter,