The BitDepth column written by Mark Lyndersay.
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Press releases from technology related vendors, clients and developers.
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The response from most of the schools operating under the management of the Ministry of Education has been desultory at best. They weren’t ready. Nobody was ready.
Huawei will fly the six UWI students with the highest scores to Panama in April to compete in teams in the regional final against students from all Latin American countries
Huawei T&T’s CEO, Jeff Jin, believes the new lab will open up brand new possibilities for T&T’s engineering and IT students to create, design and problem solve.
“There needs to be more collaboration between the private sector, the public sector and universities to offer more opportunities like this in the ICT sector.” – Valene Rampersad.
“Hackathons are a popular new forum for team collaboration and new-age creativity applied to software development,” said Esther Le Gendre, Chairman, iGovTT.
Above: Maxine Williams, Facebook’s Global Director of Diversity, delivers a Distinguished Open Lecture at the St Augustine campus last week. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1089 for […]
Students at the TechAgri Expo 2017. Photo by J Morris/UWIFFA via Flickr. Adapted and expanded by the author from a post on Knowprose.com. Given my return […]
Above: Winners of the 2016 FRIDA awards, AgriNeTT and Mexicoleaks with LACNIC officials. Photo courtesy LACNIC. This Tuesday, LACNIC’s Regional Fund for Digital Innovation in Latin […]
Above: The team that built the GadgetBox at UWI’s DECE discuss models built with the kit (purple box, foreground). Seated at front, Jeevan Persad and Cathy […]
Above: Dr Patrick Hosein. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. TTLAB is a project designed to encourage undergraduate students to publish scientific papers early in their learning cycles […]
Above: At Huawei campus in Shenzhen, ICT Students from Zimbabwe, France and T&T learn about new technologies in Huawei Carrier, Enterprise and Consumer Business at the […]
Above: Huawei’s General Manager for Trinidad and Tobago, Jason Deng, and The UWI St. Augustine’s Pro Vice-Chancellor and Campus Principal, Professor Clement Sankat sign the MOU. Photo […]
The University of the West Indies has announced registration for professional computing skills short courses in the following disciplines… SQL Fundamentals Java Programming for Android Website […]
During International Bio-diversity Day at The Green Market Santa Cruz last Saturday, several farmers were introduced to a suite of experimental smartphone apps developed at UWI […]