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XBTO International Receive Digital Asset License

XBTO International Receive Digital Asset License

Premier David Burt announced that the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] has granted a license under the Digital Asset Business Act to XBTO International Ltd. [Bermuda] [XBTOI], a licensee of XBTO Group, one of the most active global crypto investors. XBTOI marks only the third firm to be granted this type of license in Bermuda.“Present in Bermuda... Read more of this article

Planning Dept To Launch New Energov System

Planning Dept To Launch New Energov System

In December, 2018, the Department of Planning had a soft launch of Energov and they are now introducing the next phase of implementation which they said “will allow for improvements to the efficiency and transparency of the Department’s business processes.” A Government spokesperson said, “On 3 December, 2018, the Department of Planning... Read more of this article

Circle CEO To Testify Before US Senate

Circle CEO To Testify Before US Senate

On Tuesday [July 30] Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire will be the lone crypto-industry representative testifying before the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs during a hearing titled, “Examining Regulatory Frameworks for Digital Currencies and Blockchain.” The company noted that “Circle has long advocated for changes... Read more of this article

ConnecTech Offer JavaScript Boot Camp Training

ConnecTech Offer JavaScript Boot Camp Training

Over the past few years, JavaScript has exploded in popularity, and this week ConnecTech hosted a week-long Intro to JavaScript Boot-camp led by software development guru Jayper Sanchez, who works with ConnecTech partner company AG Global Services in Toronto, Canada. Sanchez packs 20 years of software development experience specializing in web applications,... Read more of this article

Hospitals Added To No-Fly Zones For Drones

Hospitals Added To No-Fly Zones For Drones

As of today [July 24], the Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority [BCAA] have issued new Directions [PDF here] in accordance with the Air Navigation [Overseas Territories] Order under Article 68 to include restricted fly zones over King Edward Memorial Hospital and the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute. Map provided by BCAA:A spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Video: Premier Burt & Circle Press Conference

Video: Premier Burt & Circle Press Conference

[Updated] Premier David Burt is holding a press conference this afternoon [July 22], and we will have additional coverage later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 20-minute replay is belowUpdate 1.55pm: The press conference was to announced that Circle plans to launch a new subsidiary... Read more of this article

Bespoke Analytics Partners With TimeXtender

Bespoke Analytics Partners With TimeXtender

TimeXtender has announced a new partnership with Bespoke Analytics due to the “growing number of companies needing to build out their data estate on the Microsoft platform to get to data insights faster.” A spokesperson said, “With an ever-growing number of companies around the world needing to build out their data estate on the Microsoft... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Weather Radar Ribbon Cutting

Photos & Video: Weather Radar Ribbon Cutting

[Updated with photos] A ribbon cutting ceremony is being held this morning [July 17] for the official opening of the upgraded weather radar system at Cooper’s Island. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 9-minute replay is belowUpdate 5.59pm: A... Read more of this article

Hamilton Appoints Venkat Krishnamoorthy

Hamilton Appoints Venkat Krishnamoorthy

Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. [Hamilton], today announced that Venkat Krishnamoorthy has been appointed to the newly-established position of Chief Technology Officer. Reporting to Group CEO Pina Albo, Mr. Krishnamoorthy will be responsible for the ongoing development of the Company’s data-driven technology strategy and execution. He takes up his... Read more of this article

16-Year-Old To Attend Yale Summer Programme

16-Year-Old To Attend Yale Summer Programme

On Friday, Premier David Burt presented a $2,500 cheque to 16-year-old student Kairo Morton to attend an invitation only 4 week summer internship at Yale University with the ROSE group. Kairo will be working on an Artificial Intelligence PhD project administered by Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Ruzica Piskac and will run from 22 July to 16... Read more of this article

Minister Burch: Benefits Of ‘Paperless’ Office

Minister Burch: Benefits Of ‘Paperless’ Office

The Department of Land Valuation has “reaped many benefits with going paperless” including increased productivity, faster response times to customer inquiries, more efficient use of existing office space and cost savings, Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said. Speaking in the House of Assembly, the Minister said the Department... Read more of this article

Support Your Cup Match Team On Facebook

Support Your Cup Match Team On Facebook

With Cup Match mere weeks away, people across the island are getting set to side with Somerset or St. George’s and show off their colours during the event. No matter which team you claim as your own, BermudaCovers.com has the graphics you need to turn your Facebook profile into a bastion of red or blue – or both – as you let the world... Read more of this article

“Weather Radar Will Be Operational Next Week”

“Weather Radar Will Be Operational Next Week”

“The weather radar will be operational next week having been completed on-time and under-budget,” Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva said in the House of Assembly today [July 12]. The Minister said, “The project to replace and upgrade the complex weather radar system commenced in April 2018 and has taken approximately fifteen... Read more of this article