Government to tax books, computers

Above: Minister of Finance Colm Imbert, architect of the new tax schedule. Photo courtesy the Ministry of Finance. The Government of Trinidad and Tobago has released […]

Flow to increase broadband rates in Jamaica

Flow will increase its rates for broadband packages in Jamaica in February. Customers with Internet packages Rock/Essential, Mega Thunder and Ignite will pay $3,599 as of […]

The Amazon Echo

Above: A cutaway image of the Echo from Amazon.com. Trinidadian blogger and currently US resident, Taran Rampersad of KnowProse writes about his first experiences with the Amazon […]

WIPO rules for digicelsucks.com

The World Intellectual Property Organisation has refused a muti-point effort to take down the digicelsucks.com domain name. “The Panel considers there is considerable force in the […]

M4: Garrett Quinn on Digicel

Above: Digicel’s Garret Quinn speaks at Microsoft’s 2015 M4 tech conference. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. Taking the stage in the face of palpable afternoon lethargy, Garrett […]

M4: Ineke Geesnik on Windows 10

Ineke Geesnik speaks at Microsoft’s 2015 M4 tech conference. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. Microsoft’s Windows 10 represents the convergence of the OS platform for the company, […]

BVI to wire schools for free Internet

Above: Myron Walwyn, Education Minister, British Virgin Islands BVI News reports that British Virgin Islands Education Minister Myron Walwyn will roll out a programme wiring all schools […]

UWI computing short courses announced

The University of the West Indies has announced registration for  professional computing skills short courses in the following disciplines… SQL Fundamentals Java Programming for Android Website […]

Stephen Elop “retires” from Microsoft

In a major business reorganisation, Microsoft announced yesterday that among other changes, Stephen Elop, head of its devices division, would be retiring from the company. In […]

Flow hikes Cable Your Way prices in Jamaica

The Jamaica Observer reports on steep price increases for Flow’s a-la-carte Cable Your Way service. The report, by business reporter Karena Bennet notes that… “CYW, which […]