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‘Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook Covers

‘Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook Covers

Show off your Bermudian pride during Heritage Month by utilizing the ;Bermudian Excellence’ Facebook cover graphics at BermudaCovers.com, turning your Facebook profile page into an homage to your heritage! Taking place throughout the month of May, Heritage Month has seen a number of events take place, with the upcoming Bermuda Day weekend marking... Read more of this article

BTA: Cinemagraphs Show Beauty Of Island

BTA: Cinemagraphs Show Beauty Of Island

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a cinemagraph is worth even more. This is of the view of the BTA, who said, “These dynamic images meld the beauty of stills with touches of subtle motion, vibrating with life. The Bermuda Tourism Authority recently collaborated with digital storytellers Flixel, alongside some of Bermuda’s best creative... Read more of this article

Bermudian Receives Grant To Attend Consensus

Bermudian Receives Grant To Attend Consensus

Bermudian Waheedah Mahasin Zarif, recently attended the 2019 Consensus Conference in New York, after receiving a grant from the Diversity in Blockchain Program and travel arrangements provided by the Cabinet Office. One of the biggest events of the blockchain calendar, Consensus is the annual gathering of the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology... Read more of this article

AXIS Launches Refreshed Brand & Logo

AXIS Launches Refreshed Brand & Logo

AXIS Capital Holdings has launched a refreshed brand, logo and website. “The new visual identity is dynamic and forward-looking, and reflects the steps AXIS is taking to be a future-ready company,” the company said. “AXIS announced the refreshed brand, logo and website in conjunction with the launch of a new brand awareness advertising... Read more of this article

Battery Energy Storage System Ribbon Cutting

Battery Energy Storage System Ribbon Cutting

The Bermuda Electric Light Company [BELCO] held a ribbon cutting for the new Battery Energy Storage System [BESS], which they called “part of the foundation we are building for a better energy future for Bermuda.” BELCO President Dennis Pimentel welcomed guests that included Deputy Premier and Minister for Home Affairs Walter Roban. Director... Read more of this article

RA: Public Consultation To Discuss Net Neutrality

RA: Public Consultation To Discuss Net Neutrality

The Regulatory Authority will host a public consultation to discuss Net Neutrality, also referred to as Open Internet, from today until June 28th. The RA said, “In its mandate to promote fair business practices and protect consumers, the Regulatory Authority will host a public consultation to discuss Net Neutrality, also referred to as Open Internet,... Read more of this article

Police: 911 & 295-0011 Phone Numbers Restored

Police: 911 & 295-0011 Phone Numbers Restored

The police confirmed that “most services have been restored – including 911 and 295-0011 – after a power outage incident around 6.00am yesterday” adding that “full system restoration is anticipated by Monday, May 20th.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm that most services have... Read more of this article

Lornell Taylor Named ‘Inspiring Woman In ICT’

Lornell Taylor Named ‘Inspiring Woman In ICT’

The Government of Bermuda congratulated Lornell Taylor, this year’s Inspiring Woman in ICT and all the winners and participants in the Girls in ICT competition. The Government posted the photo online below, and said, “Congrats to Lornell Taylor, this year’s Inspiring Woman in ICT & all the winners & participants in the #GirlsinICT... Read more of this article

Bermuda Spotlights Fintech Innovation In NY

Bermuda Spotlights Fintech Innovation In NY

Bermuda highlighted its regulatory and legal framework for fintech business, as a delegation of government and industry experts returned for a second year to “Blockchain Week” in New York for Consensus 2019. Premier David Burt, accompanied by Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson and Bermuda Business Development Agency CEO Andy Burrows, led a group... Read more of this article

Premier David Burt On Bloomberg Podcast

Premier David Burt On Bloomberg Podcast

Premier David Burt appeared on the Bloomberg Market podcast to discuss the “country’s growing crypto and blockchain business.” The Bloomberg website said, “The Honorable David Burt, Premier of Bermuda, discusses the country’s growing crypto and blockchain business. Dr. Christopher Smart, Head of the Barings Investment Institute, on... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda Advocates For Safe Technology’

‘Bermuda Advocates For Safe Technology’

A recently-formed group called Bermuda Advocates for Safe Technology [BAST] are working to bring awareness to what they said could be risks “surrounding over-exposure to electro smog from cell towers/antennae, WiFi and cellular devices.” A spokesperson said, “Whilst there is no question that advances in technology have enhanced our lives,... Read more of this article

Police: 911 Is Now Operational, 295-0011 Is Not

Police: 911 Is Now Operational, 295-0011 Is Not

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] are asking the public to call 292-5555 for all emergencies of a medical or fire nature until further notice. A BFRS spokesperson said, “Due to technical difficulties experienced at the police communications center we are asking the public to call 292-5555 and press 0 for all emergencies of a... Read more of this article

Campbell Joins Bitcarbon & Diamond Standard

Campbell Joins Bitcarbon & Diamond Standard

Bitcarbon Technologies – a new company that has applied for a digital assets business license in Bermuda — announced that it has made its first local hire, with James Campbell joining the company as Chief Financial Officer. He has also taken the role of CFO at Diamond Standard Ltd., a sister company which is building an electronic diamond... Read more of this article