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Bermuda Tech Week To Celebrate Innovation

Bermuda Tech Week To Celebrate Innovation

Bermuda Tech Week 2019 will take place at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club in October, set to “explore future opportunities and challenges presented by emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, digital assets, insurtech and virtual reality.” A spokesperson said, “Registration is under way and filling... Read more of this article

Police: ‘Remain Vigilant Regarding Scams’

Police: ‘Remain Vigilant Regarding Scams’

The police are again “reminding residents to remain vigilant regarding phone calls, e-mails and other correspondence from unknown persons that attempt to obtain money, personal information and other sensitive data. A police spokesperson said, “A report was received earlier this afternoon [Monday, August 19th] of calls – which disconnect after... Read more of this article

Bermuda E-Sports Tournaments This Month

Bermuda E-Sports Tournaments This Month

Members of Bermuda’s video gaming community have come together to organize two e-sports tournaments this month, with both events to be held at Connectech using high-speed internet donated by One Communications. A spokesperson said, “The newly formed Bermuda E-Sports League, in partnership with grassroots team BDA Smash, will be hosting a Super... Read more of this article

‘Crush Your Confidence’ Challenge To Launch

‘Crush Your Confidence’ Challenge To Launch

A former reporter and marketing professional has taken her skill set and packaged it into services directed to women. Mikaela Ian Pearman is known for her on-camera work and is now focusing on assisting women to confidently come out of their shell. She is launching a three-day confidence challenge on August 19 where she will share practical tips to... Read more of this article

Crypto Firm Circle Engages Oyster Consulting

Crypto Firm Circle Engages Oyster Consulting

Circle, an global crypto financial services company, engaged Oyster Consulting [Bermuda], to help guide them through a successful application process for the Class F license, and to provide compliance services for the future. “In June 2019 Circle became first full-service crypto finance company with a trading desk, stable coin and exchange to... Read more of this article

Butterfield Introduces EMV 3-D Secure Online

Butterfield Introduces EMV 3-D Secure Online

Butterfield has today adopted EMV 3-D Secure [2.0] as its new standard for protecting customers who use their credit and debit cards for online purchases. “EMV 3-D Secure was developed by EMVco [representing Europay, Mastercard, and Visa] as a new way to validate card transactions to decrease the incidence of fraud and false declines, whilst making... Read more of this article

RA Warns Of Online MovieFlix SignUp Scam

RA Warns Of Online MovieFlix SignUp Scam

The Regulatory Authority is warning people about an online scam, with an article claiming that Netflix ‘lost thousands of Bermudian users this week because of the new competing service,’ and urging people to sign up for MovieFlix, with the RA explaining that the scam is actually “designed to steal credit card details.” The RA... Read more of this article

High Tech Learning At Ascendant STEM Camp

High Tech Learning At Ascendant STEM Camp

A new cohort of budding scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians found an avenue to develop their STEM [science, technology, engineering, and maths] skills at the Ascendant Group Limited’s annual STEM Camp in July.Initially launched in 2013, Ascendant STEM Camp is aimed at middle school students with proven aptitude and interest in... Read more of this article

One: RUSH Channel To Show Premier League

One: RUSH Channel To Show Premier League

One Communications today confirmed it will be carrying RUSH, the new sports TV channel broadcasting Premier League football action for the 2019/2020 season. “The company apologizes for the sudden discontinuation of the Flow Sports Premier channel, citing changes by the content provider in mid-July as the cause for the interruption. Flow Sports... Read more of this article

Circle CEO Testifies At US Senate Committee

Circle CEO Testifies At US Senate Committee

Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire appeared before the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs during a hearing titled, “Examining Regulatory Frameworks for Digital Currencies and Blockchain.” Circle recently announced plans to launch a new subsidiary in Bermuda, and a statement from Circle said they are “excited to be opening... Read more of this article

One Communications 2019 Six Month Results

One Communications 2019 Six Month Results

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], One Communications Ltd., announced its results for the six-month period ended June 30, 2019. The filing stated: One Communications, a diverse telecommunications holding company, is pleased to announce its results for the Six Month Period ended June 30, 2019. Overview of the Six Month Period ended June... Read more of this article

Cup Match Coverage On Channel 82 & Bernews

Cup Match Coverage On Channel 82 & Bernews

The official television broadcast station and producers for this year’s Cup Match Classic is Channel 82, and Bernews will carry the online version of the production, allowing all those that cannot make it to the actual game to still enjoy watching the much anticipated annual event. “Cup Match Classic will be presented in a very different way... Read more of this article

XBTO International Receive Digital Asset License

XBTO International Receive Digital Asset License

Premier David Burt announced that the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] has granted a license under the Digital Asset Business Act to XBTO International Ltd. [Bermuda] [XBTOI], a licensee of XBTO Group, one of the most active global crypto investors. XBTOI marks only the third firm to be granted this type of license in Bermuda.“Present in Bermuda... Read more of this article