Caribbean Internet Peering Forum kicks off in Sint Maarten  

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten—The third Caribbean Peering and Interconnection Forum (CarPIF) got underway in Philipsburg, Sint Maarten on July 5, with the theme “Expanding the Caribbean Internet.” The meeting brings together regional and international experts for talks on technology issues related to Internet connectivity, digital content development and innovation, from a Caribbean

Sexual Harassment In the Tech Industry. Observing Silicon Valley. Taking Stock in the Caribbean

So Uber's founder and CEO Travis Kalanick resigned the other day...ridding the company of his assholian energy surrounding his leadership style and him prevailing over a company wide culture of sexual harassment of women that's deep and long. Now Dave McClure Ceo and Co-Founder of 500 startups, a man who I

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.

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

This Week in Caribbean Tech – Live Broadcast on Facebook This Week!

So outside of blogging here on the site twice a week, sending out our monthly SiliconCaribe Digest, recording Podcast interview for our upcoming Sun, Sea and Startups Podcast series and producing Caribbean Women in Tech Summit event coming in September, I decided I was going to test out having a

Why The Person Who Fails the Most, Wins!!

That's the theme of the next Kingston BETA event for aspiring and current tech entrepreneurs and digital creatives. It will be held on Thursday April 27th, 2017. The usual time and yes we’re still at JAMPRO HQ. We’re talking about Failing Forward and why Failing Fast and Often is the Path

Seeking Competitive Edge, Caribbean Firms Turn to Internet Technology

As dark clouds of uncertainty loom over the global economy, it hasn't exactly been smooth sailing for Caribbean companies. But these days, a different kind of 'cloud' is creating fresh opportunities for regional businesses. For techies, the term 'cloud' is just a metaphor for the Internet. And the advent of Cloud