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Premier Tickets Limited Evolves To Premier

Premier Tickets Limited Evolves To Premier

Bermuda ticketing company Premier Tickets Limited has evolved into a new company, known as Premier now delivering a full suite of digital solutions to the Bermuda marketplace and internationally. Premier continues to be part of the Fireminds Group of Companies, leveraging all of Fireminds enterprise technology skills in software development and cloud... Read more of this article

New App Offers Visitors A Local Perspective

New App Offers Visitors A Local Perspective

Last week, Bermudians Alison Swan and William West launched ‘Winnow,’ a travel app designed to provide visitors to Bermuda with a more authentic experience. In collaboration with various providers on the island, Winnow offers visitors the opportunity to view Bermuda from a new and varied perspective. Available experiences range from sunset... Read more of this article

One Communications Net Income: $2.1 Million

One Communications Net Income: $2.1 Million

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], One Communications released their audited results for the period beginning May 3, 2016 and ending December 31, 2016, saying that operating income was $4.4 million and net income was $2.1 million. “We continued to build out a state of the art FibreWire internet network that will be finished in... Read more of this article

Regulatory Authority Electricity Sector Regulation

Regulatory Authority Electricity Sector Regulation

In July 2017 the Regulatory Authority received consent for the final form of electricity sector licenses, and these “licenses, as well as a license application process developed by the Authority, have now been enacted as general determinations, completing their final and formal legislative stage.” An RA spokesperson said, “On 28 October... Read more of this article

Digicel To Launch Fibre Internet & TV Service

Digicel To Launch Fibre Internet & TV Service

Digicel said they will be completing the rollout of the country’s first Fibre-to-the-Home [FTTH] network this year, and will “use the technology to deploy the most advanced Fibre TV and Internet service.” “Our technology will be a game-changer as it will finally deliver the much-awaited true fibre experience that customers want,” declared... Read more of this article

Support Group Profiles Added To BMHF Website

Support Group Profiles Added To BMHF Website

The Bermuda Mental Health Foundation [BMHF] has recently updated its website to include profiles on local, international, and online support groups, including groups that offer services for mental illness and “all types of health related issues that require support, various resources, and information.” A spokesperson said, “On July... Read more of this article

Download Bernews Free Chrome Extension

Download Bernews Free Chrome Extension

Providing you with yet another handy way to access the latest news from across the island, the Bernews Chrome Extension allows you to get the latest headlines directly in your browser, installing a small icon that, when clicked, shows the latest five headlines. The extension is completely free and can be downloaded on Google’s Chrome Web Store.As... Read more of this article

Unlimited Rollover Data And Talk From Digicel

Unlimited Rollover Data And Talk From Digicel

Digicel announced today that “prepaid and postpaid customers can browse, stream, share and chat to their hearts content on Digicel’s LTE network and roll over their unused data and talk to use whenever they choose – without losing their data or worrying about overages.” “For the first time ever, Prepaid customers on a Freedom Bundle... Read more of this article

Column: Social Media & Lawyers: Why So Afraid?

Column: Social Media & Lawyers: Why So Afraid?

[Opinion column written by Chris Garrod] I’m an attorney in my mid-forties. Every day, I tweet and retweet. I go on LinkedIn to comment on articles. I go on Facebook. I’ve written my own articles and published them on Medium, LinkedIn Pulse and then tweeted them. Social media. When I mention it to many colleagues who tend to be my age or above,... Read more of this article

BTA Website Ranked As Top Tourism Website

BTA Website Ranked As Top Tourism Website

Skift, an international travel news site, recently ranked the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s website as one of the “25 Best Tourism Board Websites in the World.” The article wrote: “The best tourism websites in the business in 2017 are emphasizing user-generated content from platforms like Instagram and doubling down on video to... Read more of this article

First Cup Match Scorekeeper To Score On iPad

First Cup Match Scorekeeper To Score On iPad

The much anticipated Somerset vs St. George’s cricket match ended in a draw, with most the first day’s action suspended due to rainfall, and Somerset retaining the Cup for another year. In conjunction with the match umpires, scorekeepers from both teams work over the two days to keep an official scorecard record of the match. Although electronic... Read more of this article

Column: Transformation, Goodbye Time Sheets

Column: Transformation, Goodbye Time Sheets

[Opinion column written by Chris Garrod] The AI Transformation begins Every working day, I sit behind my desk and record what I do in increments of 6 minutes. Time recording. Every qualified lawyer in private practice has been exposed to it, whether it be in the form of manually recording it via time sheets, or entering it directly into a specialized... Read more of this article

‘Dealio’ App To Encourage Local Shopping

‘Dealio’ App To Encourage Local Shopping

Bermudian, Chris Phillips, has launched his first app ‘Dealio’ which he hopes will encourage Bermudians to shop locally and will in turn help improve the local economy. Phillips told Bernews: “I had the idea of a buyer’s club a few years back but it wasn’t until a pivotal conversation with Wayne Caines about a year ago... Read more of this article