I was asked to judge NCB's first Digital Innovation Challenge this past weekend in Kingston, Jamaica and I said yes immediately. Being around Caribbean Tech entrepreneurs and developers and connecting them to the people and things they need to success has been one of the things I've been doing for
Kingston BETA Tech Community Meetup + Pitch event, kicked off the first in its 2016 series on Thursday March 24th 2016. It was flush with announcements and 11 tech-driven pitches both from aspiring and current Jamaican Tech Entrepreneurs, plus a new Youth Innovation Pitch segment for high school students. Slashroots is
by Egbert v. Frankenberg In the age of online communication, service driven industries can be anywhere on the planet. No longer are tangible products the only commodity that is "Made in Elsewhere". BPO industries in India, Eastern Europe and many other developing countries have benefited from the global technological advancements in communication and
by Byron Gibson Despite current and projected continued global growth in electronic and mobile commerce, as a region with above average mobile penetration (approximately 128%) as well as world-class fibre and cellular data networks, the Caribbean has failed to capitalize on, and remains woefully low on electronic or mobile commerce activity.
1.Digicel Play passes 10,000 subscribers in Jamaica Digicel Play has announced that it has surpassed the 10,000 subscriber mark in Jamaica just a few months after launch. With this milestone being reached well ahead of schedule, the company said this is a testament to the quality and strength of the service.
Inscribed at his grave in London is one of Karl Marx’s most powerful statements, “The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it.” Written in 1845, Marx’s revolutionary thinking set off a century defined by the struggle between communism and capitalism – culminating
We started Mobile Monday Report on SiliconCaribe.com 5 years ago- now it's back by popular demand. So, every Monday from now, we will publish a report on Caribbean Mobile Industry - Mobile apps, startups, mobile money, telecoms, Mobile services and the Mobile lifestyle. Mobile Monday This Week on SiliconCaribe - features