Broad strokes: Flaws in fastforward II

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: When you grade your own report card, it’s easy to come put looking good. Photo by OlyPhotoStories/DepositPhotos. The Draft National ICT Plan, fastforward II, is open […]

MPAC responds to evaluation of National ICT Plan

Reading Time: 3 minutesAbove: The Honourable Maxie Cuffie, Minister of Public Administration and Communications, author of the following… I wish to refer to Mark Lyndersay’s review of the National ICT […]

Cybercrime Bill read in Parliament

Reading Time: 1 minuteThe 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 […]

The challenge facing the new skills initiative

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: Carolina González-Velosa, photographed in a meeting room at the IDB’s Port-of-Spain offices. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1090 for April 24, 2017 A fortnight ago, before […]

Quidgest’s Jamaican project is its Caribbean debut

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Human Capital Management Enterprise System (HCMES) has entered into pre-production stage in the Jamaican government.  It is a project of the country’s Public Sector Efficiency Program, and […]

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 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 […]

Public WiFi to roll out by bus

Reading Time: 2 minutesAccording to information posted on the website of the Ministry of Public Administration and Communication… The provision of free Wi-Fi is a country-wide initiative of the […]

Carnival: the state of disunion

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: 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 […]