ReadyTV launches TVJ HD RG Pack with RETV, JNN and TVJSN

“This is right in time with the 2018 FIFA World Cup action starting on June 14. TVJ is committed to the excellent content from the RJRGLEANER Communications Group being made available to Jamaicans on multiple platforms”. General Manager for TVJ and Cable Services, Claire Grant commenting on the partnership with ReadyTV The RJRGLEANER Communications Group […]

How Samsung’s Kids Mode has Child-Friendly Content to build Digital Confidence

As children grow and begin to explore the world, it is only natural for parents and guardians to worry about the kind of media they are interacting with. The fact is that many of today’s youngsters are true digital natives, able to instinctively navigate their way around smart devices and content with very little assistance […]

Schneider Electric launches EDGE Computing in Jamaica to make IOT a Reality

“EDGE Computing can solve latency challenges and allow organizations to take better advantage of the opportunities that leverage a cloud computing architecture. The workloads generated from the transmission of bandwidth-intensive video are causing congestion and latency of the network” Sales Director of Schneider Electric ITB Caribbean Region, Manuel A. Rodrigues, commenting on the launch of […]

TVJ and FLOW Partner for a 24-Hour FIFA World Cup Channel

“This is a partnership in the truest form as we will be using our platforms to expand the reach and viewership of this highly anticipated football event that will, no doubt, capture the imagination of all Jamaicans throughout the four-week tournament. Together, we will show more football in more areas of Jamaica than was ever […]

Microsoft, Signal E2EE needs Free Local, International Mobile and Landline Calling

“…. As more and more communications move online, it is up to companies to demonstrate they are on the side of human rights – the future of freedom of expression is partly in their hands.” Head of Technology and Human Rights at Amnesty International, Joshua Franco, commenting on Microsoft’s decision to introduce E2EE for Skype. […]

OUR’s 10-Digit Dialling means MVNO and Competition coming to Digicel and FLOW

“It became necessary for Jamaica to get an additional Numbering Plan Area (NPA) code, commonly called an area code, as the OUR, which is responsible for Numbering Administration in Jamaica, moves to ensure that there are sufficient numbers available to satisfy growth in demand for these resources over the next 25 years.” OUR’s Press Release […]

System76 Lemur: My Purebred Linux Laptop

As an advocate for Open Source Technology, I’ve put my money where my mouth is and purchased a purebred-Linux based laptop, the System76 Lemur. I’m pleased with this purchase and I’ll be sharing a few bells and whistle along with the deltas that I’ve noticed over the past seven months.   , you may not […]