Girls and tech…with vigour

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: 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 […]

Getting to there from here

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: Jeetandra Khadan’s IADB report: Are Oil and Gas smothering the Private Sector in Trinidad and Tobago? BitDepth#1078 for January 31, 2017 The conversation in economic […]

Samsung and Glasswing win LATAM CSR award

Reading Time: 2 minutesSamsung Electronics Latin America and the Glasswing International Foundation have been awarded winners of the 2016 Best Practices of Corporate Social Responsibility in Latin America, in […]

Early access to Minecraft for Education

Reading Time: 1 minuteAs part of its ongoing commitment to empower students, Microsoft is releasing Minecraft: Education Edition in an early access edition for educators around the world. The […]

Ericsson reports on CSR projects

Reading Time: 3 minutesEricsson has published its 23rd annual Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report, which details the company’s performance in 2015 in three areas: responsible business; energy, environment and […]

BLINK’s Vigilance active in ten schools

Reading Time: 3 minutesAbove: Attendees at the Core Foundation’s Safety and Security in Schools Conference, held at the Hyatt Regency Port of Spain. Photo courtesy TSTT. Increased incidents of bullying, […]

BVI to wire schools for free Internet

Reading Time: 1 minuteAbove: 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 […]

A tablet for a child, redux

Reading Time: 3 minutesBitDepth#968 originally published on December 23, 2014 One year ago, an exploration into how to make use of a tablet for a preschool child suggested that the […]

Another laptop story

Reading Time: 4 minutesBitDepth#953 for September 09 Last week, the Ministry of Education scampered to respond to a claim by parent Julien Dedier that his daughter’s Government-issued laptop had […]

Eshe’s partners with Microsoft TT

Reading Time: 4 minutesMicrosoft recently announced a long-term partnership with Eshe’s Learning Centre, an institution established in Woodbrook over 30 years ago to provide differently-abled children with a first-rate […]

UTT partners with Apple

Reading Time: 1 minuteFrom the press release… UTT’s students enrolled in the Certificate in Music Technology programme and Bachelor of Fine Arts in the Performing Arts programmes at the […]

GORTT to team up with Coursera

Reading Time: 1 minuteFrom the BBC’s news story… The challenge for countries such as Trinidad and Tobago was “how do we move from low skills and low wages to […]

NIHERST Science Week – Gasparillo

Reading Time: 2 minutesNIHERST and partners were scheduled to open the 18th Community Science Week in Gasparillo, to run from April 28th – May 3rd 2014. In March 2003, with […]