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NASA Satellite Image Of Hurricane Humberto

NASA Satellite Image Of Hurricane Humberto

NASA’s Terra satellite captured an image of Hurricane Humberto, saying that the “storm appears large in the imagery as it stretches from Florida to North Carolina, and has a tail extending to the northeast for hundreds of miles into the western Atlantic Ocean north of Bermuda.” A statement on NASA’s website said, “NASA’s... Read more of this article

Oct 2: Bespoke Analytics’ TimeXtender Showcase

Oct 2: Bespoke Analytics’ TimeXtender Showcase

Bespoke Analytics will be hosting a free educational TimeXtender Showcase on Wednesday, October 2 at BUEI. A spokesperson said, “Local company Bespoke Analytics responds to the ever-growing need for companies to modernize their data estate and take advantage of some of the many game-changing data leveraging opportunities such as Advanced Analytics... Read more of this article

Circle CEO To Join Premier At Tech Summit

Circle CEO To Join Premier At Tech Summit

Crypto industry leader Jeremy Allaire will join Premier David Burt for the opening keynote conversation at the Bermuda Tech Summit on Wednesday, October 16, organised by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA] in partnership with FinTech Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The conversation kicks off a complimentary full-day agenda, under the... Read more of this article

Local Shortwave Listeners Club Planned

Local Shortwave Listeners Club Planned

In this Internet era with its proliferation of online radio stations, you could be forgiven for perhaps thinking shortwave buffs had gone the way of fans of Morse telegraphy and rotary dial telephones. Nothing could be further from the truth. There’s still a thriving worldwide community of enthusiasts who listen to shortwave stations and private... Read more of this article

IoD: Directors Must Understand Cyber Threats

IoD: Directors Must Understand Cyber Threats

Board directors in Bermuda are being urged to attend a conference looking at risks posed by cyberattacks. Later this year, Bermuda will host the second annual Bermudian edition of the International Cyber Risk Management Conference. One of the supporting sponsors is the Bermuda branch of the Institute of Directors and its chair Rochelle Simons said it... Read more of this article

AXA XL Develops Insurance: Hoyos Hot Wallet

AXA XL Develops Insurance: Hoyos Hot Wallet

AXA XL, the Property & Casualty and Specialty Risk division of AXA, has developed an “innovative insurance solution for Hoyos Integrity Corporation to launch the world’s most secure digital “Hot” wallet.” “In doing so, AXA XL has designed a bespoke contractual liability insurance coverage specifically tailored for, and in... Read more of this article

Email Addresses For Document Requests

Email Addresses For Document Requests

The Registry General Department is advising that beginning on November 1, 2019 requests for copies of documents or certificates should be forwarded to the appropriate e-mail addresses. A Government spokesperson said, “The Registry General Department is advising all account holders [funeral homes, law firms, banks, wedding coordinators, trade... Read more of this article

RA Invites Feedback On Preliminary Report

RA Invites Feedback On Preliminary Report

The Regulatory Authority has conducted the analysis of its proposed Principles of Consumer Protection and invites the public to provide feedback on the Preliminary Report prior to making a final determination. A spokesperson said, “The Principles of Consumer Protection is designed to protect consumers’ interests, promote the delivery of high-quality... Read more of this article

NY Tech Experts Have High Praise For Code441

NY Tech Experts Have High Praise For Code441

Two tech experts who visited the Island last year on vacation continue to sing the praises of Bermuda-based non-profit Code441 that teaches coding skills to young people. New Yorkers Maria Hwang, a Professor of Computer Science at the Fashion Institute of Technology [FIT] and her husband Mark Santolucito, a PhD Student in Computer Science at Yale say... Read more of this article

BEDC Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Course

BEDC Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Course

The TLC Group, in partnership with the BEDC, is offering a 4-week, Bermuda focused data privacy & cybersecurity course starting on Tuesday, October 8 in the BEDC training room. A spokesperson said, “Data privacy & protection are now legal requirements and can no longer be an after-thought for Bermuda businesses. “This course will... Read more of this article

MarketPlace Launches Online Ordering Service

MarketPlace Launches Online Ordering Service

The MarketPlace today announces the launch of its online ordering and pick-up service beginning at the Hamilton MarketPlace, with more stores to offer the service before the New Year. The company said, “Grocery shopping has never been easier – or faster! Starting September 9 customers can shop for their groceries online on Marketplace.bm, or... Read more of this article

Police Warn Again About Social Media Scams

Police Warn Again About Social Media Scams

The Bermuda Police Service is once again reminding residents to “remain vigilant regarding social media scams.” A police spokesperson said, “Once such scam currently in circulation is the mystery shopper scam, where local Facebook users are offered employment as a secret shopper and enticed by the opportunity of earning thousands of... Read more of this article

Nominations Open For The 2019 TechAwards

Nominations Open For The 2019 TechAwards

Starting today [Sept 5], nominations are sought for Bermuda’s best in technology in four specific categories: International Market Innovation, Local Market Innovation, Most Innovative Youth Project and Most Innovative Mobile Application. Nominations may be submitted through the Tech Awards website, www.techawards.bm. Speaking about technology innovation,... Read more of this article