Resources: Where are the Caribbean’s Tech, Startup, Creative Communities Online ?

We get asked every few days where can I find app developers, do you know where some good bloggers can be found, are there any Women in Tech Groups? The answer is always they are all online- mostly between Facebook and Linkedin. Having been asked the questions continuously was why

How will we define the Caribbean Tech Startup Success Story?

The tendency to pay attention to startups that's targeting huge global markets is a bias of the venture capital culture worldwide, where thinking BIG in terms of market size is the primary focus.  For them, it has to be, it's how they get the return on their invested money when

Caribbean-led Startup MSurvey scores Seed Round from America-based CrossCulture Venture firm

The 3 year old Caribbean-led Startup M-Survey has scored funding with a seed round from CrossCulture Venture firm. MSurvey led by Co-f0under and CEO Kenfield Griffith, a Caribbean Native of Bajan/Montserratian decent and MIT Graduate was one of SiliconCaribe.com's op 25 Caribbean Startups to watch in 2015. MSurvey, is a mobile

EVENT: Women Tech Entrepreneurs Take Centre Stage at tomorrow’s KINGSTON BETA Meetup

TOMORROW!! Women Tech Entrepreneurs Take Centre Stage at tomorrow's KINGSTON BETA + Pitches from Jamaica and Trinidad + Networking + Drinks. It's our Global Entrepreneurship Week and Women Entrepreneurship Day Special Edition. It's also our last meetup of 2015. So you have to be there. Wednesday Nov 18th | 6:30pm

Y Combinator COO Qasar Younis speaks at the StartupJam Series this Thursday in Jamaica

YCombinator COO Qasar Younis is speaking at the StartupJam Series This Thursday in Jamaica during Global Entrepreneurship Week. YCombinator is an American seed accelerator, started in March 2005. Y Combinator provides seed funding for startups. It's one of the most successful and profitable accelerators in the world and tough to

STARTUP: Wippl Another Caribbean Online Ad Network Launches

The Jamaican-based startup Wippl is a Caribbean online advertising networking that seeks " to connect you with advertising from Caribbean brands. Relevant ads that complement your content means you make money. Wippl eliminates the need for advertising sales and engineering teams, so you᾿ll save money. " It's the second Caribbean Online

STARTUP: Youth driven Online Media Startup Tech4agri.com launches web show series

Tech4agri is a youth-driven media startup that leverages its status as a social enterprise that uses journalistic activity in support of the growth of the Caribbean agriculture Industry . "In other words we have big ambitions," - says Keron Bascombe, creator and editor of Tech4agri.com which is based in Trinidad. He

Startup: Is MAS2TV.com the Caribbean Netflix?

Their founders said that MAS2TV.com was "born from the need to see more Caribbean Content in mainstream media." MAS2TV stands for Multiculturalism, Art, Society, and Sports Television, and was developed in order to highlight Caribbean filmmakers and the creative industry and was launched recently. The Over-the-Top (OTT) Platform, MAS2TV, seeks to

Caribbean co-founded Mobile Startup’Fuh We’ wins Startup Weekend New Orleans

Fuhwe, which means “for us” in local Caribbean slang, is the Mobile App that won Startup Weekend New Orleans held on October 16 – 18, 2015. The App connects travelers with local experts for a cultural immersive fun experience and was developed by a country and gender diverse team. The winning