WordPress meetup – WooCommerce

E-Commerce is a hot topic right now in the business community. Everyone wants to know how to offer their services, and accept payment for those services online. For a very long time, E-Commerce has been reserved to a privileged few because of various factors like – –  Lack of information –  Lack of technical expertise […]

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 to introduce a seven per cent tax on online purchases probably won’t make much difference in the long run to anyone invested in the process. Finance Minister Colm Imbert, […]

Digi-Data achieves Microsoft Gold Cloud Productivity

Digi-Data Systems Limited announces attainment of Microsoft Gold Cloud Productivity competency. This achievement underlines Digi-Data’s commitment to Cloud services, and is the successful outcome of a concerted effort to develop the competencies and deploy solutions to clients. Traditionally recognized as an IT hardware provider, Digi-Data has been developing its research, training and certifications, and is now […]

Loop hits 500k dls on Android

Loop News, a Caribbean focused online news resource, recently announced that it hit a major milestone having reached a whopping 500,000 downloads from the Google Play store since its entry in the market just over a year ago. Following on from its early successes in Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Cayman and Curacao, the app, which showcases local, regional […]

$how me the money

Above: The audience at the conference on Caribbean Dance Music at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1002 for August 18, 2015 On August 7, in the shadow of the International Conference on Pan, a group of young musicians and producers gathered in a room at the Hyatt Regency Hotel to discuss the […]

Online education, upgraded

BitDepth#995 for June 30, 2015 Dr Paul Kim had an interesting proposition for local educators on the third day of UWI’s three-day seminar series on Institutionalizing Best Practice in Higher Education at the university’s Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning on Friday. And he had hard facts to back up some bracing assertions. He does […]

Jobs TT, a new online employment service

A new local company, JobsTT has launched online bringing a new approach to the world of online recruitment as the premier destination for Trinidad and Tobago’s Employers and Jobseekers seeking a better Return on Investment (ROI) and Career opportunities. Much more than just a job board, JobsTT.com offers recruiters a more powerful filtering using screening […]

Digicel goes hardline

BitDepth#959 for October 21 The spotlight for the evening at La Cantina last week was supposed to fall on Digicel’s new offering, Fibre to Business, a cable based enhancement of its thriving Digicel Business initiatives. But CEO John Delves couldn’t just leave it at that. Flush with the excitement and buzz in the crowded room […]

GORTT to team up with Coursera

From 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 high skills and high wages?” In the past there had been correspondence courses and then distance learning from the Open University, but now he said it was the era […]