SiliconCaribe’s Caribbean Blogger’s Week 2016 is December 5 -10, 2016!

WHAT IS CARIBBEAN BlOGGER'S WEEK ABOUT ? SiLiCON CARiBE’s first annual Caribbean Blogger’s Week is our 6 days of celebrating and showcasing the power of Digital Influence of Caribbean + Diaspora Bloggers and Online Influencers.  It is staged by the leading media and events platform that's been chronicling and showcasing

Who Will Win? Pitchit Caribbean Challenge Announces its 25 Caribbean Startup Finalists

PitchIT Caribbean Challenge, a Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurship competition and showcase produced by the Caribbean Mobile Innovation Programme ( CMIP),  announced the 25 Caribbean Startup teams who will be vying for US$5000 in seed funding and a spot in one of four PitchIT Caribbean Accelerators. There are 9 Jamaican Startups, 9 Trinidadian

11 Tech Startup Pitches at Kingston BETA March Edition: See full Report

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

Caribbean Startup Ecosystem News Round-Up

I get a lot of emails, calls and have meetings every week with entrepreneurs, investors, mentors across the Caribbean Startup Ecosystem and the Diaspora. There is alot of activity going on and we all should be excited it about it. Having kick started the Jamaican Tech Startup Community back in

How Can Cuba Build a Startup Ecosystem?

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