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Robotic Caterpillars Help Teach Students Coding

Robotic Caterpillars Help Teach Students Coding

Bermuda High School students recently participated in the ‘Hour of Code’ initiative, with students introduced to ‘code-a-pillars’, which are robotic caterpillars made up of several interchangeable segments/blocks of code.A spokesperson said, “Students across the school have been participating all week in the Hour of Code.... Read more of this article

Appleby Launch Tech/Innovation Guide & Site

Appleby Launch Tech/Innovation Guide & Site

With technological innovation transforming businesses and markets across the world, Appleby’s Global Technology & Innovation Group has today [Dec 6] launched its 2019 Technology and Innovation Offshore Guide and associated microsite. “As the pace of technological change accelerates, so too does the legal and regulatory landscape. The 2019... Read more of this article

Technology Expert Chok Ooi To Visit The Island

Technology Expert Chok Ooi To Visit The Island

The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce has partnered with The United States Consul General to bring technology expert Chok Ooi to Bermuda for two days of education outreach and meetings. Highlighted in the recent study by Executive MBA students of Cornell & Queens University [commissioned for the Chamber of Commerce] is the role technology plays in the... Read more of this article

Narraway Nominated For Tech Award In Canada

Narraway Nominated For Tech Award In Canada

Businessman John Narraway recently received a nomination for outstanding achievement in technology in Ontario, Canada. The Premier’s Awards honour the important social and economic contribution that college graduates make to Ontario and throughout the world. The awards were launched in 1992 and are administered by Colleges Ontario.Mr. Narraway,... Read more of this article

‘Rising Of The Phoenix’ In Netball Online

‘Rising Of The Phoenix’ In Netball Online

There was a definitive ‘Rising of the Phoenix’ among the Bermuda Netball Association over the course of the past week, with a ‘Friendly Coup’ of the social media relations wing by the Phoenix Netball Club. The club assumed management and function for all of the social media accounts, delivering via varied online mediums netball related items... Read more of this article

Digicel ‘Fibre To The Business’ Connectivity

Digicel ‘Fibre To The Business’ Connectivity

Digicel Bermuda said they are “looking to empower all businesses with the introduction of Digicel Fibre to the Business,” and as of December 3rd “all business customers can now have incomparable high-speed data connectivity.” “No business today can operate without internet and we want to support businesses as they continue... Read more of this article

New TBi & Bluewave Payment Centre Opens

New TBi & Bluewave Payment Centre Opens

This morning [Dec 3] the Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban attended the official opening of the new TeleBermuda International [TBi] and Bluewave Customer Care & Payment Centre.TBi is a Bermuda-based provider of voice, internet and managed IT services while Bluewave is a high-speed wireless internet service provider and a product of TBi. Last... Read more of this article

Core Demonstrates Virtual Reality To Premier

Core Demonstrates Virtual Reality To Premier

Core Ltd started the incorporation process which which will see their HQ relocate from London to Bermuda, and the company recently met with Premier David Burt, providing him with a demonstration on virtual reality. Premier Burt tweeted the photos below, saying: “Having already started the incorporation process for their Bermudian entity, Core Ltd.,... Read more of this article

AXIS Creates Global Cyber & Technology Unit

AXIS Creates Global Cyber & Technology Unit

AXIS Insurance, the insurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings, announced the launch of a consolidated Global Cyber and Technology unit. Led by Dan Trueman, Global Head of Cyber & Technology, the unified global team will enable AXIS to more effectively deliver the full range of its cyber and technology insurance capabilities, underwriting... Read more of this article

Duperreault Praises Bermuda At Fintech Forum

Duperreault Praises Bermuda At Fintech Forum

American International Group [AIG] chief executive Brian Duperreault praised Bermuda’s “culture of quality and innovation,” while urging fintech entrepreneurs to be relentless in their pursuit of novel ideas, on the second of a two-day industry forum in London. “First and foremost, you have to believe—and what a great feeling it is when you... Read more of this article

TBi Moves Customer Centre To Washington Mall

TBi Moves Customer Centre To Washington Mall

TeleBermuda International Limited [TBi] has moved its payment and customer care centre to the Washington Mall on Church Street, across from the bus terminal, and its sister company, Bluewave, will share the premises. “The location provides Bermudians with a one-stop-shop for all their data, long distance and fiber and wireless internet needs,”... Read more of this article

ICRMC Conference To Take Place In December

ICRMC Conference To Take Place In December

Cyber insurance buyers and risk experts from pension funds, banks, and technology firms are set to visit the island in December to take part in the International Cyber Risk Management Conference [ICRMC]. A spokesperson said, “A total of 175 delegates, including 70 overseas guests, have registered already to attend the event, taking place December... Read more of this article

“Amicable Resolution” To Labour Issue At One

“Amicable Resolution” To Labour Issue At One

The BIU and One Communications announced there has been an “amicable resolution” to the industrial action which started on November 15th. The joint statement said, “The Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] and One Communications [the Company] are pleased to jointly announce an amicable resolution of all matters. One Communications’ staff began... Read more of this article