bmobile introduces 4GLTE for mobile

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: TSTT’s CTIO, Roger Richards relaxes after the launch of 4GLTE, the upgrade project he led for the company. Photograph by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1071 for December […]

TSTT: Rally around new brand

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: Republic Bank’s Managing Director Nigel Baptiste and TSTT Chairman Emile Elias sign a $1.95 billion agreement for infrastructure development at the telecommunications company. Photo by […]

The P9’s plenoptic potential

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: Macqueripe beach, Huawei P9 grayscale sensor. Photography by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1069 for November 29, 2016 In April, I began testing Huawei’s P9, a revolutionary revision of […]

At Microsoft M4: A Public Sector digital hero

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: The Public Sector panel on Digital Government at Microsoft’s M4, from left, Josemaria Valdepenas, Microsoft Digital Transformation Architect, Minister of Information Milford Nicholas and Marlon […]

The digital media dilemma

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: Vivian Schiller, a veteran of CNN, Discovery Channel, the New York Times, NPR, NBC and Twitter speaking on the rise of digital media at a […]

The death of fiddling

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: In the belly of the beast, where Apple really prefers users not to go. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1066 for November 08, 2016 I spent […]

How deep will the Surface go?

Reading Time: 3 minutesAbove: Microsoft’s new Surface Studio folds almost flat on a desk with the touch of a hand. Photo courtesy Microsoft. BitDepth#1065 for November 01, 2016 Microsoft […]

The challenges of the Data Protection Bill

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: Ria Mohammed-Davidson of the Faculty of Law at UWI St Augustine speaks at the Media Association talk at the Ken Gordon School of Journalism and […]

The Uber challenge

Reading Time: 4 minutes Above: The ultimate Uber. The ride sharing company is investing heavily in self-driving vehicles. Photo courtesy Uber Newsroom. BitDepth#1063 for October 18, 2016 The private ride […]

Invisible MacOS updates

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: In Apple’s halcyon world of Siri searches (left) you are a demon of productivity. In my Siri searches (right), I’m apparently looking at photos all […]

The technology agenda, deferred

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: The State Enterprises Investment Programme document for 2017 is the “blueprint” that public sector spending and prioritisation will follow. Technology initiatives are almost invisible in its […]

The robot revolution is coming

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: The team that built the GadgetBox at UWI’s DECE discuss models built with the kit (purple box, foreground). Seated at front, Jeevan Persad and Cathy […]

The PM’s address: The cutting room floor

Reading Time: 3 minutes Above: Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley addresses the nation on September 11, 2016. BitDepth#1059 for September 20, 2016 A mysterious package appeared in the BitDepth postbox […]

iPhone 7: Hits and misses

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: The iPhone 7 Plus in jet black. Photo courtesy Apple. BitDepth#1058 for September 13, 2016 Last week, Apple announced major revisions to its mobile device […]

The sunset of Sunrise

Reading Time: 3 minutesAbove: Some sunsets are sadder than others. The sun goes down at Macqueripe Bay. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1057 for September 06, 2016 There’s no hesitation […]