Pokémon GO expanding to include 80 New Gen 2 critters

The biggest mobile app release of 2016 was undoubtedly Pokémon Go. After months of minor tweaks, hacker swatting, in-game events and a slow worldwide rollout it seems that Niantic is finally releasing some serious game updates including the addition of dozens of new Pokémon. Will the new Johto Pokemon result in a huge resurgence for the […]

GK MPay Mobile Money – Mobile App Overview

GK MPay is Grace Kennedy’s new branded mobile money service that was launched recently. It allows users to conduct monetary transactions, including paying for goods and services, from a virtual account. This account can be topped up and is connected to a bank account. GK MPay is a regulated virtual account that cuts a lot […]

Mobile Money: GraceKennedy gets approval from BOJ to launch GK MPay

GraceKennedy Payment Services has been granted a license by the Bank of Jamaica to take its mobile money solution to the public through GraceKennedy Money Services (GKMS) locations island wide. This comes at the successful conclusion of a nine-month pilot project which registered participation of over 250 internal customers. Branded GK MPay, the service will […]

The Elder Scrolls: Legends – First Impressions

The digital card game genre has been proving more and more popular lately. Without a doubt, Blizzard’s Hearthstone is the current kingpin but The Elder Scrolls: Legends is the first worthy challenger to the throne. First announced at E3 in 2015 The Elder Scrolls: Legends is to the Elder Scrolls series what Hearthstone is to Warcraft. Drawing […]

NCB’s Quisk Mobile Money off to a good start in Jamaica

National Commercial Bank Jamaica (NCB) launched their mobile money offering in partnership with Silicon Valley-based start-up Quisk recently. Mobile money is big business in many developing economies especially in Africa and Asia. What is Mobile Money? Mobile Money enables anyone with a cellphone number to use their money without needing cash or cards. Its an electronic system that […]

Crowdfunding for Caribbean Entrepreneurs – Massive Open Online Course

The flagship Crowdfunding MOOC for Caribbean Entrepreneurs (CMCE) is an exciting and innovative training course that combines unconventional approaches in entrepreneurship financing with an innovative online learning platform. Massive Open Online Courses or MOOCs provide a free open access web-based learning platform to a large number of participants. MOOC platforms such as Coursera, EdX, and […]