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Digicel Add More Champions League Channels

Digicel Add More Champions League Channels

Digicel Fibre TV customers can enjoy even more of the UEFA Champions League action as four new channels dedicated to the UEFA Champions League have been added to the channel line-up, Digicel announced today. “Each week Digicel Fibre TV will be showing live games from the Champions League Groups across these four new channels in addition to live... Read more of this article

One Introduces ‘Seamless WiFi Connectivity’

One Introduces ‘Seamless WiFi Connectivity’

One Communications today [Sept 17] announced the launch of its OneHome WiFi service, saying that “this new, technological innovation promises to resolve long-standing WiFi coverage issues experienced in homes across Bermuda.” “WiFi is an important part of everyday life, and to have multiple connected devices in a single household is now... Read more of this article

BMA: Requirements For Digital Asset Businesses

BMA: Requirements For Digital Asset Businesses

The Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] has released an Information Bulletin outlining what documentation is required when submitting an application for a digital asset business [DAB] licence. “The Digital Asset Business Act 2018 [the Act] makes provision for DAB licenses. To supplement the Act, the Digital Asset Business [Cybersecurity] Rules 2018,... Read more of this article

ConnecTech & MLG Offer Blockchain Workshops

ConnecTech & MLG Offer Blockchain Workshops

ConnecTech announced a “strategic partnership with MLG Blockchain to improve blockchain education in Bermuda.” “Under this partnership, MLG Blockchain will provide educational Blockchain workshops. The educational series will begin with an introductory information session on blockchains and cryptocurrencies for the public, followed... Read more of this article

Dr Davis To Speak At Facebook Youth Summit

Dr Davis To Speak At Facebook Youth Summit

Bermudian researcher and educator Dr. Katie Davis, recognized internationally for her work in the field of digital media and young people, recently presented to a gathering of principals and teachers in Santiago, Chile. Dr. Davis delivered her address on August 24, titled The Tech Effect: Understanding and Supporting Today’s Digital Youth, twice in... Read more of this article

Digicel Awarded Fastest Mobile Network Award

Digicel Awarded Fastest Mobile Network Award

Digicel has been named ‘Bermuda’s Fastest Mobile Network’ by mobile network company Ookla. A spokesperson said, “Ookla, the global leader in fixed broadband and mobile network testing and the company behind the well-known Speedtest app, confirmed that Digicel customers have access to the fastest mobile network on the island. The telecoms... Read more of this article

Two New Members Join Bermuda Media Council

Two New Members Join Bermuda Media Council

Bermemes and SheHUB.tv have joined the Media Council of Bermuda, the Media Council announced today. “Veteran journalist Carla Zuill is the founder of SheHUB.TV whose tagline is ‘for the fearless female,” the Media Council said. “It is the latest digital adventure for Ms Zuill who previously ran the news site Today in Bermuda.... Read more of this article

Acting Chief Network Engineer Jacqui Simons

Acting Chief Network Engineer Jacqui Simons

Operating the Government network, configuration, troubleshooting, managing over 150 users and 500 devices, and overseeing network maintenance are just some of the responsibilities Acting Chief Network Engineer Mr. Jacqui Simons is tasked with. Mr Simons technical work is one of many in the public service, which encompasses a wide range of varied fields... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda Leading The ReinsurTech Revolution’

‘Bermuda Leading The ReinsurTech Revolution’

Bermuda could spark a ‘ReinsurTech’ revolution, which combines InsurTech with the island’s reinsurance expertise as the business environment on the island is also more accommodating to innovation than any other jurisdiction, according to panelists at an industry Roundtable of experts hosted by AdvantageGo, the commercial insurance and... Read more of this article

Dembosky To Speak At Cyber Risk Conference

Dembosky To Speak At Cyber Risk Conference

Luke Dembosky will headline the International Cyber Risk Management Conference which is set to take place from December 6-7 in Bermuda. Mr. Dembosky joins a set cyber leaders that will be speaking at the event including Silicon Valley and Wall Street CISOs, global cyber leaders from insurance and industry, along with regulators and technology trailblazers... Read more of this article

Column: ‘At Beginning Of A Digital Revolution’

Column: ‘At Beginning Of A Digital Revolution’

[Written by Chris Garrod] “Do you accept crypto?” I work in the services industry and it was an email from a client. I immediately responded “no, sorry” as I knew my firm didn’t. But we should. It won’t be very long before the words “Do You Accept Crypto?” will be so common place, they will be as common as, “Do you take cards?”There... Read more of this article

BELCO Grid Code Consultation To Begin

BELCO Grid Code Consultation To Begin

Today [Sept 5], BELCO begins its consultation process relating to its proposed Grid Code. “Under BELCO’s transmission, distribution and retail licence, BELCO is required to develop a Grid Code for approval by the Regulatory Authority in consultation with sectoral participants and sectoral providers who are liable to be materially affected by... Read more of this article

Minister Caines Attends World Blockchain Forum

Minister Caines Attends World Blockchain Forum

The Minister of National Security Wayne Caines is currently in London attending the World Blockchain Forum. “From September 3 – 5, the conference brings together visionary leaders, economic pioneers and enterprising investors from around the world as they discuss the global financial future at a recognized blockchain industry influencer event,”... Read more of this article