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Saltus: Record Number Of Girls Take Part In ICT

Saltus: Record Number Of Girls Take Part In ICT

A record number of girls at Saltus Grammar School are taking ICT as a GCSE. It comes as the school marks International Girls in ICT Day, with a series of events to highlight the ability of its female students. “There is a perception that ICT is for boys. That simply is not true and we want to use today to showcase the work of our female students,... Read more of this article

CCS Group To Host Cyber Security Summit

CCS Group To Host Cyber Security Summit

CCS Group, a Bermuda-based Systems Integrator and Information Technology specialist, will host a Cyber Security Summit on May 4th from 8:30am to 4pm at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute. The Summit will address the Cyber Security Eco-System from endpoint to mobile to cloud and how today’s most innovative technologies protect modern enterprises... Read more of this article

Propertyskipper Launches New Website

Propertyskipper Launches New Website

Propertyskipper.com, a property search website operating in Bermuda, Barbados and Guernsey, has launched their new Bermuda website. Propertyskipper.com initially launched in Bermuda in January 2013 and has expanded since inception and now advertises the listings of over 30 real estate agents in Bermuda. “Our platform continues to grow both in Bermuda... Read more of this article

Intellectual Property: ‘Innovation Improving Lives’

Intellectual Property: ‘Innovation Improving Lives’

April 26th marks World Intellectual Property Day and the Registry General will join other Intellectual Property Personnel around the world to celebrate World Intellectual Property Day with a view to raise awareness. The theme for World Intellectual Property Day 2017 is “Innovation – Improving Lives” which encourages us to reflect on how innovation... Read more of this article

Mobile App To Be “Virtual Crew Member”

Mobile App To Be “Virtual Crew Member”

BT, together with UK tech start-up Coderus, revealed a tactical app they said “will act as a virtual ‘seventh crew member’ to help Sir Ben Ainslie’s Land Rover BAR team gain a competitive edge in their bid to win the 35th America’s Cup this summer in Bermuda.“BT and Coderus needed to develop an app for use on mobile and wearable... Read more of this article

Top 20 Bermuda Youtube Channels In April

Top 20 Bermuda Youtube Channels In April

[Written by Don Burgess] Minister Dr. Cindy Trimm continues to get the Word out through social media. She enters Bermuda’s Top YouTube Channels Top 20 at number six with 3.5 million views. Reggae star Collie Buddz reigns supreme at the top of the list with more than 24 million views, having gained more than a million views over the past three months.Singing... Read more of this article

Photos: Remotely Operated Vehicle Challenge

Photos: Remotely Operated Vehicle Challenge

[Updated] Twenty-five teams from twelve Bermuda schools and educational organizations converged on the National Sports Centre today [April 22] for the 2017 MATE Bermuda Regional Remotely Operated Vehicle [ROV] Challenge. The program, hosted by the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [BIOS], is part of the Mid Atlantic Robotics IN Education Program [MARINE],... Read more of this article

Event Celebrates Bermuda’s ‘Young Makers’

Event Celebrates Bermuda’s ‘Young Makers’

All of Bermuda is invited to be part of the global movement that celebrates its crafters, artists, programmers, writers, do-it-yourselfers, and makers today and tomorrow at Bermuda’s first ever ‘Youth Maker Faire’ on the patio area just outside the entrance to the Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art.The Faire is an opportunity to see what... Read more of this article

Digicel Advise Of Interruptions Due To Upgrades

Digicel Advise Of Interruptions Due To Upgrades

Digicel has advised of interruptions to service in certain areas over the next few days as they are in the final phase of their major mobile network upgrade, which will will cause limited periods of disruption to existing services in some locations as they complete installation and testing. A spokesperson said, “We are in the final phases of our... Read more of this article

‘Spit Zone’ Bermuda Word Search Contest

‘Spit Zone’ Bermuda Word Search Contest

The Spit-Zone on Facebook is hosting a Bermuda word search that highlights Bermudian parishes, with players able to win up to $10 for each word found. A spokesperson said, “The Spit-Zone on Facebook is hosting a Bermuda-themed word search with an Amazon Gift Card prize via a raffle draw to follow on May 1.”“The Bermuda Trivia – Word... Read more of this article

Card To Speak On Cyber Risks & Security Panel

Card To Speak On Cyber Risks & Security Panel

Local lawyer, Duncan Card, Managing Principal of Bennett Jones [Bermuda] Ltd., will speak on a panel on cyber risks and security at the 20th Annual Conference of the Association of Trade & Forfaiting in the Americas [ATFA]. Also participating on that panel will be: Noel Pearman, Senior Vice President and Cyber Product Lead, XL Catlin; and, Giles... Read more of this article

BTA 2016 Year-In-Review Published Online

BTA 2016 Year-In-Review Published Online

A comprehensive multimedia compilation of the 2016 year in tourism is now available online. It’s a digital version of the 2016 Year-in-Review, a publicly available resource that provides a detailed account on the work of the Bermuda Tourism Authority. In the foreword of the document Chairman David Dodwell writes: “At the end of 2016, Bermuda finds... Read more of this article

Undersea Robot To Combat Lionfish Problem

Undersea Robot To Combat Lionfish Problem

The non-profit group RSE: Robots in Service of the Environment is unveiling the Guardian LF1, an affordable unmanned undersea robot designed to control the population of invasive lionfish in the Atlantic. Designed to cost less than $1000 and go below sport diver depth down to 400 feet, the Guardian LF1 fully functioning prototypes can stun and collect... Read more of this article