How deep will the Surface go?

Above: 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 deserved better last week. The company launched two bold, newsworthy products in the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Studio and got swamped by, of all things, an OLED […]

Huawei listed in Fast Company’s Top 50

Global ICT company Huawei has been recognised by business media, Fast Company, for “taking the upper hand in the  global mobile competition”. The media house listed Huawei in its Top 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2016, citing the company as one of the “remarkable organisations that are truly disrupting business-as-usual across the world”. The list […]

Frost & Sullivan awards C&W Business Company of the Year

Based on its recent analysis of the data communications services market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes C&W Business, part of C&W Communications, with the 2015 Central American and Caribbean Frost & Sullivan Award for Company of the Year. In an environment where technological change is rapid and constant, and businesses require specialized support to address specific […]

OECS, SRII sign MOU

Above: Minister of Telecommunications in Antigua, the Hon. Melford Nicholas, Rhea Yaw Ching, Head of the Caribbean and Latin America Region, SRII, The Right Honorable Dr. Keith Mitchell, Chairman of the OECS and Prime Minister of Grenada, Dr Didacus Jules, Director General of the OECS at a meeting recently held in Grenada. Photo courtesy SRII. The […]

Innovating SMEs…kind of

BitDepth#992 for June 08, 2015 If Professor Abhijit Bhattacharya, the feature speaker for the recent TATT event Innovating SMEs had begun his talk where he ended it, it would have been quite something. The lavish gathering, held in commemoration of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2015 at the Trinidad Hilton, targeted small and medium […]

Digicel wins two Global Telecoms Innovation awards

Digicel Group recently took home two awards at the annual Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards 2015 held at the Sheraton Park Hotel, Piccadilly, London.  The two awards – both in the Consumer Service Innovation category – were for Digicel’s Redknee-enabled utility payment service called Easypay that allows customers in Papua New Guinea to purchase electricity […]

Innovation: Suborning Imagination

BitDepth#913, published on November 26, 2013 Last week, the Ministry of Planning hosted interested citizens to a panel discussion titled “The Human Imagination at Work.” The participants were an intriguing group; the dependably precise and unforgiving Leroy Clarke, an animated and animating Camille Selvon-Abrahams, the grown-up enfant terrible Steve Ouditt and the unknown factor, at […]