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Ocean Tech Robot Naming Video Competition

Ocean Tech Robot Naming Video Competition

Ocean Tech have launched an island-wide competition for children to choose the name of their new REMUS 100 – the ocean research vehicle which will arrive in Bermuda this July. The Ocean Tech team are asking for video submissions via their Facebook page and the winner will have their name, along with the name they have chosen for REMUS, printed on... Read more of this article

Delegation Attends Tech Conference In Toronto

Delegation Attends Tech Conference In Toronto

Bermuda Premier David Burt turned the spotlight on the island’s innovation community for a sold-out audience of global entrepreneurs in Toronto this week at North America’s fastest-growing tech conference, the Bermuda Business Development Agency said. “Collision, which brought 25,000 delegates, including investors and start-ups, to the city’s... Read more of this article

Free FinTech Online Education Opportunity

Free FinTech Online Education Opportunity

The Government’s FinTech Business Unit said they are launching a “free online program” with the San Francisco-based FinTech School. A Government spokesperson said, “As part of the Bermuda Government’s FinTech Education Programme, the FinTech Business Unit announced today the launching of a free online program with The FinTech... Read more of this article

‘Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook Covers

‘Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook Covers

Show off your Bermudian pride during Heritage Month by utilizing the ;Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook cover graphics at BermudaCovers.com, turning your Facebook profile page into an homage to your heritage! Taking place throughout the month of May, Heritage Month has seen a number of events take place, with the upcoming Bermuda Day weekend marking... Read more of this article

BTA: Cinemagraphs Show Beauty Of Island

BTA: Cinemagraphs Show Beauty Of Island

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a cinemagraph is worth even more. This is of the view of the BTA, who said, “These dynamic images meld the beauty of stills with touches of subtle motion, vibrating with life. The Bermuda Tourism Authority recently collaborated with digital storytellers Flixel, alongside some of Bermuda’s best creative... Read more of this article

Bermudian Receives Grant To Attend Consensus

Bermudian Receives Grant To Attend Consensus

Bermudian Waheedah Mahasin Zarif, recently attended the 2019 Consensus Conference in New York, after receiving a grant from the Diversity in Blockchain Program and travel arrangements provided by the Cabinet Office. One of the biggest events of the blockchain calendar, Consensus is the annual gathering of the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology... Read more of this article

AXIS Launches Refreshed Brand & Logo

AXIS Launches Refreshed Brand & Logo

AXIS Capital Holdings has launched a refreshed brand, logo and website. “The new visual identity is dynamic and forward-looking, and reflects the steps AXIS is taking to be a future-ready company,” the company said. “AXIS announced the refreshed brand, logo and website in conjunction with the launch of a new brand awareness advertising... Read more of this article

Battery Energy Storage System Ribbon Cutting

Battery Energy Storage System Ribbon Cutting

The Bermuda Electric Light Company [BELCO] held a ribbon cutting for the new Battery Energy Storage System [BESS], which they called “part of the foundation we are building for a better energy future for Bermuda.” BELCO President Dennis Pimentel welcomed guests that included Deputy Premier and Minister for Home Affairs Walter Roban. Director... Read more of this article

RA: Public Consultation To Discuss Net Neutrality

RA: Public Consultation To Discuss Net Neutrality

The Regulatory Authority will host a public consultation to discuss Net Neutrality, also referred to as Open Internet, from today until June 28th. The RA said, “In its mandate to promote fair business practices and protect consumers, the Regulatory Authority will host a public consultation to discuss Net Neutrality, also referred to as Open Internet,... Read more of this article

Police: 911 & 295-0011 Phone Numbers Restored

Police: 911 & 295-0011 Phone Numbers Restored

The police confirmed that “most services have been restored – including 911 and 295-0011 – after a power outage incident around 6.00am yesterday” adding that “full system restoration is anticipated by Monday, May 20th.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm that most services have... Read more of this article

Lornell Taylor Named ‘Inspiring Woman In ICT’

Lornell Taylor Named ‘Inspiring Woman In ICT’

The Government of Bermuda congratulated Lornell Taylor, this year’s Inspiring Woman in ICT and all the winners and participants in the Girls in ICT competition. The Government posted the photo online below, and said, “Congrats to Lornell Taylor, this year’s Inspiring Woman in ICT & all the winners & participants in the #GirlsinICT... Read more of this article

Bermuda Spotlights Fintech Innovation In NY

Bermuda Spotlights Fintech Innovation In NY

Bermuda highlighted its regulatory and legal framework for fintech business, as a delegation of government and industry experts returned for a second year to “Blockchain Week” in New York for Consensus 2019. Premier David Burt, accompanied by Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson and Bermuda Business Development Agency CEO Andy Burrows, led a group... Read more of this article

Premier David Burt On Bloomberg Podcast

Premier David Burt On Bloomberg Podcast

Premier David Burt appeared on the Bloomberg Market podcast to discuss the “country’s growing crypto and blockchain business.” The Bloomberg website said, “The Honorable David Burt, Premier of Bermuda, discusses the country’s growing crypto and blockchain business. Dr. Christopher Smart, Head of the Barings Investment Institute, on... Read more of this article