WATCH Episode 7 of THIS WEEK in CARIBBEAN TECH Show ( Video)

In this Episode of This Week in Caribbean Tech, Host Ingrid Riley shares the hottest Caribbean Tech News of the Week including topics such as Caribbean Women in Tech, the Net Neutrality Fight across the Caribbean plus the Caribbean Startup in this week's spotlight;  up coming Caribbean Tech Events and

Digital Skills Needed for Caribbean to Stay Globally Competitive

The digital era is here to stay but many still lack the skills needed to get ahead in the Internet economy. A 2017 CIGI-Ipsos survey on Internet security and trust found that a significant percentage of Internet users do not trust the Internet enough to conduct financial transactions online. Even among

Women in Technology-the benefits and challenges – The Smile Jamaica TV interview expanded

I was asked to come an interview this morning on Smile Jamaica, the leading morning show on Television Jamaica. The topic was Women in Technology-the benefits,the challenges and how can our government implement more opportunities within the ICT sector. Of course the interview Simone Clarke Cooper and Neville Bell can

Watch Episode #5 of THIS WEEK IN CARIBBEAN TECH LIVE Broadcast

Watch Episode#5 of This Week in Caribbean Tech Live Broadcast, hosted weekly, every Thursday by Ingrid Riley on Facebook. In this Episode: Haiti Tech Summit, Ben Horowitz; Artificial Intelligence and BPO Jobs in Jamaica; The cost of Internet Service in the Caribbean; Ganjagram Startup; four Caribbean Tech events coming

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