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Fresh Picks From The Fall Premiere Season

Fresh Picks From The Fall Premiere Season

[Written by Shavonne Jeffries, Bermuda CableVision] The fall premiere season is in full swing and it is loaded with new shows to explore, not to mention returning favourites. Here are a few fresh picks for October. “The Filthy Rich Guide” Premieres Wednesday, October 1, at 11pm on CNBC If you sometimes wonder how the one percent spend their... Read more of this article

BTA Investment Application Now Fully Digital

BTA Investment Application Now Fully Digital

The application process for up to $75,000 of investment funding in homegrown tourism ideas is now fully digital, the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] said today. The latest round of public submissions for Tourism Experiences began September 5th and for the first time 100% of the application is completed online. “Not only is the online submission process... Read more of this article

BSoA To Host TechArt 2014 Competition

BSoA To Host TechArt 2014 Competition

The Bermuda Society of the Arts [BSoA] is getting set to host TechArt 2014, with entries to be displayed and winners to be judged at BSoA at City Hall in Hamilton. All entries should be submitted by October 29 at 4.00pm, with opening night of the event to take place on October 31 from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. The show will run through November 18, 2014.There... Read more of this article

Yahoo: iPhone 6 “Warping” & Crystal Caves

Yahoo: iPhone 6 “Warping” & Crystal Caves

The unlikely duo of Bermuda’s Crystal Caves and the new iPhone 6 have been featured by Yahoo Tech, in a story entitled, “How I Found Out About the iPhone 6 Bending ‘Problem,’ 200 Feet Below Ground in Bermuda.” The story, written by Technology Editor Jason Gilbert, said: “I am 200 feet underground, in a beautiful, 2 million-year-old... Read more of this article

Reaction To Tourism’s Use Of Altered Photo

Reaction To Tourism’s Use Of Altered Photo

[Updated] Following complaints on social media about a photoshopped image posted by the island’s official tourism page, the Bermuda Tourism Authority said they “inherited image assets that are less than ideal”, “regret using an image that was badly altered/photoshopped,” and added that they are working with local talent... Read more of this article

“Shellshock” Bug Puts Computers At Risk

“Shellshock” Bug Puts Computers At Risk

A recently discovered computer bug – one that has apparently existed for years – is putting Linux-based computers at risk of attack by hackers, including Apple machines running the company’s OS X operating system. Other devices vulnerable to the flaw include some routers, security cameras, and other Linux-based devices. According to... Read more of this article

New Website To Detail Minister’s Travel Costs

New Website To Detail Minister’s Travel Costs

The Government said they are “in the process of finalising a travel website detailing Ministerial travel costs, which can be viewed by the public,” adding that the “website launch is forthcoming.” That statement was included in the Government’s response to questions from the Opposition after the trip to New York by Premier... Read more of this article

iPhone 6 Available In Bermuda For $1,189

iPhone 6 Available In Bermuda For $1,189

Apple’s latest smartphone, the much-hyped iPhone 6, is now in stock in Bermuda, with Audio Visual Electronics reporting that the coveted gadget is currently in stock. While the iPhone 6 Plus is not currently on sale, it is expected to be available for demonstration purposes soon. Kevin Davies from Audio Visual Electronics said, “The current... Read more of this article

Butterfield Introduces First Multi-Currency ATM

Butterfield Introduces First Multi-Currency ATM

The Bank of Butterfield has unveiled the island’s first multi-currency ATM in the newly refurbished international departures lounge at L.F. Wade International Airport. The ATM, which is located airside [past security] outside the British Airways Lounge, dispenses Canadian dollars, Great Britain Pounds and Euros. Sean Lee, Executive Vice President... Read more of this article

Government’s CITV Fall Programme Line-Up

Government’s CITV Fall Programme Line-Up

The fall programming schedule gets underway this week on the Government’s television station CITV. A Government spokesperson said, “There are several shows of note on tap including CITV’s brand new programme showcasing local cinematographers and video artists. The edition features Lindsey Walker and Kerry Seymour. “For sports fans there... Read more of this article