The pro-society, big data policing plan

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: The low-flying airship used by SAUTT was part of a surveillance effort that was eventually scrapped. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1126 for January 04, 2017 […]

The Entrepreneurial Journalist (Video)

Reading Time: 1 minuteA presentation on the challenges, demands and possibilities facing journalists in Trinidad and Tobago in 2017 (36 minutes long). Developed as a presentation for and delivered […]

Surveillance isn’t seeing

Reading Time: 3 minutesSurveillance cameras. Image from DepositPhotos/Wavebreakmedia Not too long ago, the Beetham highway was the scene of protest. I listened to some people in a local coffee […]

The ICT in HR

Reading Time: 3 minutesAbove: Carol David speaks at the Commonwealth Human Resources & ICT Symposium at the Trinidad Hilton last week. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1120 for November 21, […]

The future is not purchased, it is earned

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: Image by sakkmesterke/DepositPhotos. Some might argue the semantic here. Purchase requires earning, some might say, but in this day and age where you can get a […]

Giving control back to the ailing

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: Kheston Walkins considers his Communicare software. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. Click to enlarge images. Originally published in the Trinidad Guardian, November 02, 2017 Kheston Walkins […]

TechRemix on the Tobago ICT summit

Reading Time: 1 minuteAbove: Attendees at the Tobago ICT Summit. Photo courtesy the THA. The TechRemix interviews Phil Edwards, CEO of Tobago Information Technology Limited about the Tobago ICT […]

The 2018 Budget and ICT

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: Minister of Finance Colm Imbert is responsible for the allocations in the 2018 budget. Photo courtesy the Ministry of Finance. BitDepth#1116 for October 24, 2017 […]

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 […]

$1billion for TT ICT Wishlist

Reading Time: 6 minutesAbove: There’s a bit of magical realism to the Government’s new ICT plan. Illustration using elements by MacroVector and Cherezoff/DepositPhotos. BitDepth#1107 for August 22, 2017 So, […]

CANTO 2017 roundup

Reading Time: 6 minutesAbove: Caribbean ICT Ministers. Photo courtesy CANTO. Ministerial discussions, Smart Cities The  Ministerial round table saw a wide range of representation from throughout the region with […]

Journalism 2017: The lost visual history

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: Getting from atoms to bits is the great challenge of modern digital archiving. Illustration by Andrea Danti/DepositPhotos. BitDepth#1101 for July 11, 2017 It’s not as […]

Journalism 2017: The content dilemma

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: There will probably never again be a medium with the implied authority of stacked and locked lead type stamping ink on newsprint. Photo by Simone […]