The Seven Per Cent Solution

Above: Will a seven per cent tax on online shopping feed the national coffers? Image by Siarhei Tsalko, DepositPhotos. BitDepth#1037 for April 19, 2016 The plan […]

Huawei’s P9: First look

 Above: The P9 captures a 12MP DNG RAW file that’s 22MB on the phone. This 100 per cent crop from an RAW capture of a statue […]

Batman returns, Superman dithers, WW smolders

Above: The principal cast of Batman vs Superman, Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot and Henry Cavill in a promotional still for the film. BitDepth#1035 for April 05, […]

The Backup Sermon

Above: People imagine similar to this when they hear “cloud backup,” an admittedly celestial sounding notion. Like the bald child in The Matrix, I must warn, […]

LED: New light for new times

Above: LED lamps are available in a wide variety of styles and variations which arrange arrays of surface mounted diodes in different configurations. Photo by Dusan […]

The year in photos

Above: A memorable mistake. I’d shot this photograph of the bauxite loading facility in Carenage and skipped posting it, planning it for another evening. I never […]

Moving numbers

Above: Taking questions from members of the public and the technology community are, from left to right, Digicel’s Avinash Rambeharry, Head of IP and Switching, TSTT’s […]

A new Idol from Alcatel OneTouch

Above: The Idol 3 from AlcatelOnetouch BitDepth#1030 for March 01, 2016 My first encounter with a smartphone from Alcatel, now trading as Alcatel OneTouch, was in […]

Deadpool: Not your daddy’s superhero

Above: Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds, centre) cues the “heroes walk into battle” music with Negasonic Teenage Warhead (Brianna Hildebrand) and a CGI Colossus. Photo courtesy 20th Century […]

Waiting on the stage, but first…

Above: A masquerader in Tribe takes a moment for a selfie as the band crosses the stage at the Socadrome. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1028 for […]

Carnival: The greatest SME show on Earth

BitDepth#1027 for February 09, 2016 It took an absurdly long time for me to realise it, but by following the script of Carnival coverage I met all […]

Carnival: the state of disunion

Above: Revellers in Tribe’s Wings of Desire at the Socadrome in 2015. Photograph by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1026 for February 02, 2016 Trinidad and Tobago’s Carnival looks set […]

Huawei’s posh up and comer

Above: The decisively upscale Mate S. Photo courtesy Huawei. BitDepth#1024 for January 19, 2016 This is the second of Huawei’s premium smartphones that I’ve been able to […]

The Internet sales pitch

Above: Sarah Carroll, CEO of GrowGlobal. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1023 for January 12, 2016 “I went home on maternity leave and when I came back […]