New ECLAC paper on tech’s role in disaster management

The ECLAC publication “Strengthening cooperation between telecommunications operators and national disaster offices in Caribbean countries” is now available for download online. Coauthored by Robert Crane Williams and […]

Mo’ photos, mo’ problems

Above: The 2013 World Press Photo of the year shows two-year-old Suhaib Hijazi and her three-year-old brother Muhammad who were killed when their house was destroyed by […]

New media tips for T&T politicians…and you

Above: Any day on social media. Photo by Avemario/DepositPhotos. BitDepth#1095 for May 30, 2017 In light of the recent travails of local politicians, not to mention […]

About last week…

Above: Illustration by Juric P/Deposit Photos. Some of you may have followed links to find stories, others may have been visiting to see what’s new. What […]

Where the wild data charges roam

Above: Modern smartphones can connect almost everywhere from anywhere. Photo illustration by SIphotography/DepositPhotos. BitDepth#1094 for May 23, 2017 There’s been a lot of conversation in media, […]

WannaCry comes before gonna cry

Above: Ransomware illustration by nicescene/DepositPhotos. Originally published in the Trinidad Guardian on May 18, 2017 The WannaCry Ransomware exploit began on May 12, 2017 and quickly […]

Tidying Windows 10

Above: Microsoft’s Ineke Geesink. Photo by Jose ISA Barahona, courtesy Microsoft. BitDepth#1093 for May 16, 2017 The two-year history of Windows 10 has been a surprisingly […]

TATT’s local content survey is live

The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago is conducting a survey to get your opinion on local content that is broadcast on radio and television. Click here […]

Buying to bigger: The Massy Communications purchase

Above: Celebrating the signing of the acquisition agreement at the Hyatt are Brian Jahra, Fenwick Reid, Emile Elias and Ronald Walcott. Photograph by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1092 […]

Brian Jahra’s eFREENET Project (2000)

Above: Brian Jahra photographed in 2011 at 360 Communications. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth #248 originally published as “The great Internet freeness” on June 27, 2000 […]

Cybercrime Bill read in Parliament

The Cybercrime Bill, 2017 was read by Attorney General Faris al Rawi on Friday 05 May, 2017 during the second session of the 11th Parliament as […]

Digicel buys Idom Technologies

Digicel has entered into a sale and purchase agreement to acquire 100% of IDOM Technologies Operating across the French Overseas Territories (in the West Indies and […]

bmobile announces M2M data plans

bmobile has introduced machine to machine data plans on its network. The rates are as follows… PLAN NAME BUNDLED MB MONTHLY FEE OVERAGE RATE PER MB […]

Girls and tech…with vigour

Above: Students of the UWI Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering begin mapping their environmental awareness solution at the inaugural Girls in ICT Day Hackathon. Photo […]