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Emerging World Of Cryptofinance And FinTech

Emerging World Of Cryptofinance And FinTech

The Bermuda network of the Alternative Investment Management Association [AIMA] will hold a holiday reception on Thursday, 15 December, at the Victoria Grill RumBar, 29 Victoria Street, Hamilton. “Guest speaker for the event, R3 Managing Director Stafford Lowe, will provide a brief insight into the compelling and quickly emerging world of Cryptofinance... Read more of this article

BBC Unveils New Equipment To Improve Radio

BBC Unveils New Equipment To Improve Radio

A major technological overhaul at Bermuda Broadcasting is greatly enhancing the station’s radio output, the broadcaster said this evening,  explaining that decades-old analogue equipment has been replaced by an all-digital workflow that brings heightened clarity. All the old radio boards and mics – along with miles of copper cabling – have... Read more of this article

Sail Designs Win Top Marks From Softbank CEO

Sail Designs Win Top Marks From Softbank CEO

Students at Saltus Grammar School were given top marks by the CEO of America’s Cup team, SoftBank Team Japan after coming up with new designs for sails. As part a graphic design project incorporating the America’s Cup theme, Design Technology Teacher Patrick Mahon asked S7 DT students to redesign the graphics for the AC45 sails. Students were told... Read more of this article

Cosmic Go Stellar With Two Design Awards

Cosmic Go Stellar With Two Design Awards

Design, web, and marketing firm Cosmic has won two awards from this year’s Bermudian Product and Service Awards, including Best Graphic Designer and Best Website Designer. The Bermudian Magazine Product and Service awards, now in their 14th year, celebrate local businesses that go the extra mile to deliver quality products and services to their clientele. This... Read more of this article

Connectech Hosts Open House & Hour Of Code

Connectech Hosts Open House & Hour Of Code

Connectech announces its participation in this year’s Computer Science Education week with a community open house on Wednesday. All interested parents and students are invited to attend the event which takes place on Wednesday December 7 from 4 pm to 7 pm. A highlight of the open house is the Hour of Code whereby participants engage in one hour of... Read more of this article

QuoVadis Signs LOI To Be Acquired By WISeKey

QuoVadis Signs LOI To Be Acquired By WISeKey

WISeKey International Holding Ltd, a Swiss cybersecurity company, announced today that it has entered into a Letter of Intent [LoI] to acquire QuoVadis, a Bermuda-domiciled company with operating activities in Switzerland, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, the United Kingdom, and Bermuda. “WISeKey and QuoVadis intend to pursue reciprocal due... Read more of this article

E-Commerce Dept Launch 2017 IT Career Guide

E-Commerce Dept Launch 2017 IT Career Guide

The Department of E-Commerce has launched the 2017 IT Career Guide targeted towards students seeking a career path in the field of Information and Communications Technologies [ICT]. Contained in the Guide is information on the various ICT-related careers in Bermuda, as well as local IT courses, scholarships available, and interviews with Bermudians... Read more of this article

Consumer Affairs Warns Of Deceptive E-Mail

Consumer Affairs Warns Of Deceptive E-Mail

Consumer Affairs is warning the public about a deceptive phishing e-mail being circulated in Bermuda, purportedly sent on behalf of The Department of Consumer Affairs. The fraudulent e-mail letter claims that a complaint has been filed against your business which requires your response to the attached link in writing within ten days. Karen Marshall,... Read more of this article

New “Memorwin” Phone App Offers Cash Prizes

New “Memorwin” Phone App Offers Cash Prizes

A new app created and developed by Bermudian entrepreneur Donte Hunt is set to be launched, with the memory game app offering opportunities to win cash prizes. “The app’s name is Memorwin – derived from the fact that the app is a memory game that offers players multiple ways and frequent opportunities to win cash prizes amounting up to thousands... Read more of this article

Bermudian Shortlisted For International Award

Bermudian Shortlisted For International Award

A Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] staff member is in contention for an international service excellence award this week, with BHB Network Solutions Analyst Colin Outerbridge shortlisted from more than 20,000 nominees worldwide for a WOW! Award. Mr Outerbridge was nominated in the Going the Extra Mile category through BHB’s online RISE Awards programme,... Read more of this article

One Communications Black Friday Specials

One Communications Black Friday Specials

The first 50 customers to cross the door at One Communications on Black Friday will get a share of gifts valued at $5,000. “Doors open at the Washington Mall store at 5am this Friday and devices on sale will include great deals such as the iPhone SE 16 GB and a Samsung A5 –both for $0,” the company said. “One is offering a range... Read more of this article

TechAwards Ceremony Highlights Innovation

TechAwards Ceremony Highlights Innovation

A 14-year-old robotics specialist from Berkeley Institute stole the show at the 2016 TechAwards. Themed a ‘Celebration of Entrepreneurship and Innovation,’ the awards night saw an audience of more than 100 tech entrepreneurs offer the greatest applause to teenager Jacari Renfroe who was honoured for his work at BIOS, the independent US non-profit... Read more of this article

BIOS Hydrostation S Receives Funding Support

BIOS Hydrostation S Receives Funding Support

Hydrostation S — the world’s longest-running hydrographic time-series with a location offshore Bermuda — has received a commitment for another five years of support from the National Science Foundation [NSF]. The funding includes $900,000 for research and $3.1 million to support 120 days of research at sea on board the BIOS-operated research... Read more of this article