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Photos/Video: Auto Solutions Car Wash Unveiled

Photos/Video: Auto Solutions Car Wash Unveiled

Auto Solutions today [Sept 28] unveiled their brand new high-tech car wash, saying the system is “smarter, greener and cleaner,” with car wash services starting from $35. “Smarter due to its 3D mapping technology. Cleaner due to the high-tech equipment and premium bio-degradable soaps. Greener because it requires less energy to run... Read more of this article

Digicel: ‘Next Generation Internet Technology’

Digicel: ‘Next Generation Internet Technology’

Digicel’s fibre internet will be rolled out in Bermuda in the coming weeks, offering “the fastest and most reliable way to access the internet.” A spokesperson said, “The need for amazing connectivity has never been stronger, with the need to grow minds and businesses. Now that’s made possible thanks to Digicel’s fibre internet... Read more of this article

Fireminds Receives ‘Major Equity Investment’

Fireminds Receives ‘Major Equity Investment’

Fireminds announced that it has “received a major equity investment from ATN International, Inc. to expand its operations.” The transaction closed on September 8th, 2017 and “positions Fireminds to enhance and increase its product offerings and undertake international expansion,” the company said, adding that “Founder... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said in the House of Assembly on Friday [Sept 22] that “Government has determined cybersecurity as a national priority,” as “without strong cybersecurity awareness and preparedness, our personal and financial safety, economic prosperity, and national security is at risk.” Minister Caines... Read more of this article

ID System To Help Police Firearm Investigations

ID System To Help Police Firearm Investigations

In conjunction with the UK’s Foreign & Commonwealth Office, an Integrated Ballistic Identification System has “been devised to benefit police firearms investigations,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said in the House of Assembly today [Sept 22] Minister Caines said, “In December 2016, The UK Foreign & Commonwealth... Read more of this article

‘Cybersecurity Is Critical To Future Prosperity’

‘Cybersecurity Is Critical To Future Prosperity’

“Cybersecurity is critical to our future prosperity and security” as the “evolution of technology has fundamentally changed our security landscape, Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said today. Speaking during the opening of the Cybersecurity Framework Workshop at BUEI, Minister Caines said, “On behalf of the Government... Read more of this article

One Communications Release Unaudited Results

One Communications Release Unaudited Results

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], One Communications Ltd, reported unaudited results for the six months ended June 30, 2017. The filing stated: Financial Highlights for the six months ended June 30, 2017:Revenues: $63.4 million, $50.3 million in Bermuda and $13.1 million in Cayman Operating income: $7.9 million Earnings per share:... Read more of this article

VSB To Cease Radio Broadcasting On Sunday

VSB To Cease Radio Broadcasting On Sunday

The DeFontes Broadcasting Company has announced that they will cease their radio broadcasting at 5.00pm on Sunday, September 17th. The company announced the impending closure over the air today, saying, “Sadly, despite the support of listeners and advertisers, and the offering of the island’s best radio news programming, it has not been... Read more of this article

Global InsurTech Investments Increased In Q2

Global InsurTech Investments Increased In Q2

Global investment in InsurTech in the second quarter of 2017 surpassed that in the previous three quarters combined, according to a new report from PwC. “Investment in InsurTech by global insurers, reinsurers and Venture Capital firms surged by 247% to $985million, compared to Q2 2016 [$398million]. The first three months of 2017 saw $283million... Read more of this article

Sept 20: Cybersecurity Framework Workshop

Sept 20: Cybersecurity Framework Workshop

Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban and Minister of National Security Wayne Caines will be hosting a Cybersecurity Framework Workshop on Wednesday, September 20 to “raise awareness of the need for cybersecurity preparedness.” A Government spokesperson said, “A leading authority on cybersecurity will head a Bermuda... Read more of this article

Apple Announces The Upcoming iPhone X

Apple Announces The Upcoming iPhone X

Apple held an event today [Sept 12] announcing their latest smartphone, the iPhone X, a device that the company dubs “the future of the smartphone,” set to be available in stores on November 3. The Apple website said, “Apple today announced iPhone X, the future of the smartphone, in a gorgeous all-glass design with a beautiful 5.8-inch... Read more of this article

Red Cross Connecting People After Hurricane

Red Cross Connecting People After Hurricane

The Red Cross is trying to enable to contact between family members and loved ones who have been affected by the passing of Hurricane Irma in the Atlantic Ocean. A Bermuda Red Cross spokesperson said, “In case there are people who are worried about missing loved ones, there is now a page on the Family Links website where they can register missing... Read more of this article

BCHC Now Providing 3-D Mammography

BCHC Now Providing 3-D Mammography

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre has become the first facility in Bermuda to provide 3-D mammography or digital breast tomosynthesis. “3-D mammography technology makes breast cancers easier to see in dense breast tissue. The procedure is very similarly to a conventional digital screening mammogram,” the Centre explained. “Tomosynthesis... Read more of this article