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Live Talk With iStrategyLabs CEO Peter Corbett

Live Talk With iStrategyLabs CEO Peter Corbett

In partnership with the U.S. Consulate General, the Bermuda Chamber of Commerce will host a complimentary networking session on Thursday, 9 March 2017 at the US Consul General’s official residence. “This session will feature a live talk by Peter Corbett, the founder and CEO of iStrategyLabs, a digital strategy agency that develops solutions... Read more of this article

KFC Bermuda Instagram Contest Offering Prizes

KFC Bermuda Instagram Contest Offering Prizes

KFC Bermuda is introducing a social media campaign, offering weekly prizes and urging patrons to be “creative”. “On Instagram, take a photo showing your KFC experience, in store, at home with a family pack, in the park with friend, even walking by the store, follow us on Instagram @KFCBermuda, then share using #lovekfcbermuda, to... Read more of this article

Fanatics, America’s Cup Online Sales Partnership

Fanatics, America’s Cup Online Sales Partnership

Fanatics announced a partnership with the America’s Cup as the exclusive supplier of global e-commerce for this year’s event. The agreement means Fanatics will operate the America’s Cup online store, and will work with the America’s Cup to produce and promote ‘hot market’ product inspired by the achievements of the world’s best sailors... Read more of this article

Bluewave: New Internet Service To Launch

Bluewave: New Internet Service To Launch

Telecommunications Network Ltd [East End Telecom] today announced that it will become the island’s newest internet service provider [ISP] via its new company, Bluewave Bermuda, saying that Bluewave Internet “will provide affordable, reliable, high-speed internet to residents and businesses in Bermuda.” Chief Executive Officer Nick... Read more of this article

Cahow Comes Out Of Shell Live On Camera

Cahow Comes Out Of Shell Live On Camera

The Ministry of the Environment announced the safe arrival of a ‘CahowCam chick’ who broke out of his or her shell at 9:45 pm Thursday night. “Thanks to an extraordinary programme to safeguard the critically endangered Cahow by Senior Terrestrial Conservation Officer Jeremy Madeiros and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources... Read more of this article

Stevenson’s New Website Showcases Bermuda

Stevenson’s New Website Showcases Bermuda

Andrew Stevenson has a new website www.bermudaaerialography.com showcasing his aerial photographs and videos that he has made over the past two years after being issued a commercial license to operate a Small Unmanned Aircraft [aka drone] issued by the Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority. “I bought the drone primarily to film the humpback whales both... Read more of this article

Derek Fisher Offering ‘X-Body’ EMS Technology

Derek Fisher Offering ‘X-Body’ EMS Technology

Fitness instructor Derek Fisher is helping to pioneer a new wave in get fit techniques with a unique body suit. Mr Fisher is using the Island’s only X-Body which uses Electronic Muscle Stimulation [EMS] technology, originally developed in the former Soviet Union in 1971 by Dr. Y. Kots. “The reality is that the concept goes back 2,000 years to the... Read more of this article

Rediscover Rail Trail, Post Photos & Win Prizes

Rediscover Rail Trail, Post Photos & Win Prizes

People attending the Rediscover the Rail Trail event on March 5th can win prizes for posting photos of their day on social media. The prizes include up to three GoPro Cameras, two sets of Beats Headphones and almost a dozen gift certificates, courtesy of One Communications. The goal of the contest is to motivate people to discover seven “best places”... Read more of this article

Centre On Philanthropy To Utilize Island Cloud

Centre On Philanthropy To Utilize Island Cloud

QuoVadis and LinkBermuda are partnering to provide cloud services on the island, with the Centre On Philanthropy set to take advantage of the offering. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Centre On Philanthropy has the same critical reliance on its software systems and electronic data as most active businesses and charities. “The charity needs... Read more of this article

New Facebook Video App For Samsung TV

New Facebook Video App For Samsung TV

People who watch Bernews live videos on Facebook now have an easier way to show them on the ‘big screen,’ with Samsung Electronics announcing that the new Facebook video app for TV is available on Samsung Smart TVs, giving people an easier way to consume video content on the popular social network. The app will be available on all of Samsung’s... Read more of this article

RA: Trial For Pypestream Customer Service App

RA: Trial For Pypestream Customer Service App

“A commercial trial for an application to facilitate customer services, specifically aimed at people who may be deaf and speech impaired, is due to be launched in Bermuda by Pypestream,” the Bermuda Regulatory Authority said. A RA spokesperson said, “In 2016, the Regulatory Authority was approached by the Bermuda Island Association... Read more of this article

Digicel To Reduce Global Workforce By 25%

Digicel To Reduce Global Workforce By 25%

As part of their “global transformation programme,” Digicel Group will be reducing their global workforce by approximately 25% over the next 18 months, with the first step being the “offer of an Enhanced Voluntary Separation Programme opening on 1st March 2017.” Digicel Group operates in 31 jurisdictions worldwide, including... Read more of this article

TechTalk Panel To Discuss FinTech On Feb 23

TechTalk Panel To Discuss FinTech On Feb 23

The Department of E-Commerce will be holding a TechTalk panel discussion on ‘FinTech’ on February 23. The panel will consist of Katya Gorbunova, Senior Manager, IT Risk Advisory Services – EY Bermuda; Nick Cardinez, Chief Financial Officer – Hannover Re [Bermuda] Ltd.; Stafford Lowe, Managing Director – R3; and Stuart Lacey, Founder and CEO... Read more of this article