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A JAMAICAN BRAND ALREADY DISRUPTED?! Jamaica Tourist Board

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 #1 Reason the Caribbean MUST Retain Net Neutrality

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

A Message to all of the IBM/NCB’s BlueHack participants using 6Cs

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

Video #2: From Our Founder Ingrid Riley: WHY We Do Silicon Caribe Media

Video #2 In the first video...I told you what we do at Silicon Caribe Media...now here is WHY we do it..We are a big believer in our emerging #DigitalCaribbean and the limitless possibilities it has for us all. Watch the full video to hear about our WHY. A post shared by

Meet The 10 Jamaican Startups Competing today in the DBJ+ Seedstars Kingston Pitch Competition

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

DBJ + SEEDSTARS WORLD + KINGSTON BETA DOES JOINT JAMAICAN STARTUP EVENT

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

SAVE THE DATE: NEXT KINGSTON BETA 10TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT IS OCT 26, 2017

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.

WATCH: This Week in Caribbean Tech Episode #15

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

WATCH: THIS WEEK in CARIBBEAN TECH Episode #14

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,

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