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Bermuda National Library Launches Tutor.com

Bermuda National Library Launches Tutor.com

The Bermuda National Library has launched Tutor.com, a new online resource for students of all ages, Minister of Community, Culture and Sports Wayne Scott said today [Nov 21] in the House of Assembly. Minister Scott said, “Whether you just need a little hint to get unstuck or you need someone to explain the concept a bit slower, Tutor.com can... Read more of this article

GEW Profile: Gavin Kennedy Of ‘The Hub’

GEW Profile: Gavin Kennedy Of ‘The Hub’

10 years ago Gavin Kennedy ‘accidentally’ started a business. It seems his entrepreneurial drive was always there, waiting to be triggered by circumstance. Looking for a unique and cool birthday gift for his pre-teen nephew, Gavin turned a small problem into a big opportunity. He wanted to buy a USB flash drive in the shape of a ninja warrior but... Read more of this article

Police Warn Residents About Phone Scams

Police Warn Residents About Phone Scams

The police are reminding people to “remain vigilant” regarding phone calls, e-mails and other correspondence from unknown persons that attempt to obtain personal information or other sensitive data, saying that one common scam involves unknown callers offering to help residents with alleged glitches reportedly affecting their home computers. A... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: TechArt Awards Presentation

Photos & Video: TechArt Awards Presentation

TechArt announced the winners of its eighth annual digital art show now on at the Bermuda Society of Arts gallery in City Hall, holding a prize presentation on Friday evening. Peter Hebberd, General Manager of AAC Saatchi & Saatchi, who along with iClick sponsored TechArt, said: “We are once again very pleased with the number and high standard... Read more of this article

Bermuda Aerial Media Win Contest In Greece

Bermuda Aerial Media Win Contest In Greece

Connor Burns and EJ Burrows of Bermuda Aerial Media have won the top prize at the International Future Agro Challenge at Industry Disruptors 2014 in Athens, Greece, winning €7,000 [$8,715] capital funding for placing first in the competition.Founded and run by Industry Disruptors – Game Changers, FAC is the world championship for innovators,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Post Office Survey Now Live Online

Bermuda Post Office Survey Now Live Online

The Bermuda Post Office [BPO] said they would like to advise the public that it is conducting a survey which will “help to assess customer awareness of Post Office postal products and services.” “The survey takes about five minutes to complete and can be completed online through the Post Office website at www.bpo.bm or through the... Read more of this article

U.S. Consulate Arranges ‘Virtual Speakers’

U.S. Consulate Arranges ‘Virtual Speakers’

Through the State Department’s Speaker and Specialist Program, which awards grants to American experts to present lectures and conduct workshops and seminars for professional audiences overseas, the U.S. Consulate has arranged the virtual participation of two American entrepreneurs in this week’s Global Entrepreneurship Week activities. The two... Read more of this article

U.S. Virtual College Fair On November 19th

U.S. Virtual College Fair On November 19th

The U.S. Consulate General announced an all-day online EducationUSA Virtual College Fair on November 19, 2014. Open to anyone who has an Internet connection, the fair will be available in an interactive Internet environment, offering potential students access to more than 150 U.S. institutions of higher learning, along with informational webcasts. Via... Read more of this article

Musson Replaces Stewart As RA Chairman

Musson Replaces Stewart As RA Chairman

Information Technology executive Kent Stewart, who has been Chairman of the Board of Commissioners of the Regulatory Authority since it came into operation in January, 2013, is near the end of his statutory term [which expires in January 2015] has stepped down as Chairman to allow for a smooth transition during the impending appointment of a new Chief... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s November Social Media Rankings

Bermuda’s November Social Media Rankings

[Written by Don Burgess] Former WWE champ and FOX news commentator John Layfield remains the most influential person in Bermuda on social media. Mr Layfield has a Klout score of 86, seven points higher than singers Heather Nova and Collie Buddz, who are tied for second with 79. Premier Michael Dunkley is the only politician on our list, while Bernews... Read more of this article