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CellOne Top 10 @ 10 Countdown Set To Return

CellOne Top 10 @ 10 Countdown Set To Return

A new online radio program is set to “make you laugh while counting down the top 10 tracks of the week” when it returns this week, with Bermuda College Radio – an online radio station that officially launched in March 2014 – producing its third season of the CellOne Top 10 @ 10 countdown with the Class Clownz. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

RA: BTC Have Withdrawn ‘Fair Usage’ Policy

RA: BTC Have Withdrawn ‘Fair Usage’ Policy

The Regulatory Authority said they investigated BTC’s Fair Usage Policy relating to its internet services, and informed BTC that it “was in breach of various license conditions, regulations and determinations,” and BTC have withdrawn the policy. The statement said, “The Regulatory Authority [RA] has reviewed and investigated... Read more of this article

Eight Interns Successfully Complete Programme

Eight Interns Successfully Complete Programme

Eight technology interns have successfully completed the Technology Leadership Forum [TLF] 2016 Summer Internship Programme. During the 12-week programme, Luis Correia, Michelle Butterfield, Kyle Swan, Zine’ Franklin, Taiva Paynter, Steve Lawrence, Victoria Santos and Brandon Franke acquired experience in the information and communications technology... Read more of this article

Global Entry Kiosks Available At Bermuda Airport

Global Entry Kiosks Available At Bermuda Airport

U.S. Customs & Border Protection [CBP] and Bermuda officials announced the addition of Global Entry kiosks to Bermuda pre-clearance at L.F. Wade International Airport, which will allow Global Entry members to bypass the CBP inspection lines and use an automated kiosk to complete their admission to the United States. “CBP is pleased to expand... Read more of this article

New Website Offering America’s Cup Packages

New Website Offering America’s Cup Packages

A new website — AmericasCupTravel.com – has launched, offering spectator packages for the America’s Cup in Bermuda, with the various packages including combinations of hotel, airport transfers and spectator access. In an email to stakeholders, the Bermuda Tourism Authority said, “We are pleased to announce that official spectator... Read more of this article

Technical Difficulties With DPT Computer Server

Technical Difficulties With DPT Computer Server

Technical difficulties with the main computer server of the Boats and Moorings Section of the Department of Marine & Ports Services is causing a “complete service disruption” through tomorrow [Aug 18]. A Government spokesperson said, “Please be advised that that Boats and Moorings Section of the Department of Marine & Ports... Read more of this article

‘State-Of-The-Art Radiation Therapy Equipment’

‘State-Of-The-Art Radiation Therapy Equipment’

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre announced the signing of a contract for “state-of-the-art radiation therapy equipment,” the Varian Truebeam system, saying they have “moved one step closer to establishing a radiation treatment facility for on-island cancer care.” The Truebeam system is the “latest and best available high... Read more of this article

PLP: ‘New Email Is Pre-Election Campaign Item’

PLP: ‘New Email Is Pre-Election Campaign Item’

[Updated] “The newly created email address ‘askyourpremier@gov.bm’ is simply a desperate pre-election campaign item set up by the OBA government to increase Premier Dunkley’s favorables and to appear to be open and transparent to the people of Bermuda,” the PLP said today. The Cabinet Office announced yesterday that “in... Read more of this article

“Ask Your Premier” Email Address Launched

“Ask Your Premier” Email Address Launched

The Cabinet Office announced that “in an effort to enhance and increase community engagement by connecting directly with residents,” Premier Michael Dunkley has launched a new email address called AskYourPremier@gov.bm. “The Cabinet Office advised that the new email address is in keeping with the Premier’s commitment to ensuring... Read more of this article

Thousands Enjoying Olympics Via Free BBC App

Thousands Enjoying Olympics Via Free BBC App

Olympic fans are flocking to the Bermuda Broadcasting Company’s free Olympic app, with thousands of people watching coverage of the Games via the app, which offers live video coverage across 13 channels. Tens of thousands of people have taken advantage of the technology, with some 20,000 people using the app to watch the opening weekend alone,... Read more of this article

Olympic App Offers Draw To Win New Phones

Olympic App Offers Draw To Win New Phones

Olympic fans who download the Bermuda Broadcasting Company’s mobile app can now win the latest iPhone and Samsung Android phones. The BBC said, “Anyone who downloads our free iOS or Android app and watches just one hour of Olympic coverage before the closing ceremonies on August 21st will be automatically entered to win new phones. “In... Read more of this article

PwC: Blockchain Could Be Transformative Tech

PwC: Blockchain Could Be Transformative Tech

According to PwC Bermuda, Blockchain could be a transformative technology changing the way the wholesale insurance industry operates. But insurers, reinsurers, underwriters, brokers and a host of other players will need to collaborate with one another – and those from beyond insurance in order to seize all the opportunities on offer. PwC’s blockchain... Read more of this article

Gateway Systems Partners To Expand Offerings

Gateway Systems Partners To Expand Offerings

Gateway Systems Limited is has announced that it has partnered with FireEye and Mandiant to expand their portfolio of product and services to “combat the ever expanding threat of cyber crime.” A spokesperson said, “FireEye [FEYE] is a leader in cyber security, protecting organizations from advanced malware, zero-day exploits, APTs,... Read more of this article