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

Kingston BETA – Call for Startup Pitches from Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurs for Nov 18th Event

It is that time again! Kingston BETA - The Hub of Jamaica's Tech Startup Scene is having a Global Entrepreneurship Week Edition on Wednesday November 18th, 6:30pm at JAMPRO Headquarters and we are now open for Startup/Idea Pitch submissions. How to get on the Pitch Stage at Kingston Beta? Your fellow tech/startup

Jamaican Startup NextComesLove.com jumps into Caribbean online dating game

Even with Jampersonals.com, Caribsingles.com, Caribbeancupid.com, CaribbeanMatch.com still going strong from the mid 2000s, NextComesLove.com has jumped into the Caribbean online dating game with its recent launch. The confident founder Monique Powell, says "I think the English speaking Caribbean is under served in this area." She launched with her initial sights

ConnectiMass launches Call for Caribbean Startups for SXSW Accelerator 2016 Event

ConnectiMass, as an Advisory Board Member representing the Caribbean for SXSW Accelerator Event in 2016, we happily open the Call for Caribbean Startups to apply for the SXSW Accelerator. Entry Deadline Is Friday, November 6, 2015. About SXSW Accelerator SXSW Accelerator returns for its eighth edition to showcase some of the web’s

#TBT: Interview with the Jamaican Startup – The 876Brand in 2007

This is our Throw Back Thursday #TBT Blog Post: Back in November 19, 2007, we did a startup profile of the 876Brand that a number of 20something tech entrepreneurs had launched.   WHO THEY WERE SC: Who are the people behind the 876 brand? 876: Leaon Graham (Spaz)- 24 Year Old; Software &

Jamaican ICT4AG Startup Agrocentral wins Atech Conference Pitch Contest, now off to DevLabs in California

It started with a last minute decision to go to the first Startup Weekend Jamaica event in October 2013 held by ConnectiMass and ohhhh what a ride co-founders  of Agrocentral Jermaine Henry and Janice McCleod has had since then! They recently pivoted two months ago-so are in the process of re-branding