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Kelroy is an internet junkie, technology advocate and avid gamer who envisioned Geezam.com as a Caribbean based technology blog offering a more global view of technology topics. Reach out if you have a guest post or would like to write for us.
ShipMe releases Android and iOS apps
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ShipMe releases Android and iOS apps

ShipMe has recently launched its Android and iOS App. Use the ShipMe Mobile app to get shipping estimates, upload attachments, view invoices, schedule deliveries, schedule express pickups, and check-in at your ShipMe store. If users need an account they can signup directly from the app. Have all your package updates and other important notifications, pushed directly to your phone so you'll never have to miss another notification! ShipMe Mobile Apps Key Features Sign up for a ShipMe Account Get Shipping and Customs Duty estimates Create and cancel Pre-Alerts Pay for shipments online Schedule deliveries Schedule in-store pickups Track the status of your shipments Track your delivery driver's progress Receive push notification updates on your shipments Upload invoices and other...
RESTREAM.IO launches “Go Live” multi-stream feature
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RESTREAM.IO launches “Go Live” multi-stream feature

Restream.io is popular in the sphere of online streamers and gamers looking to push their gaming streams through multiple outlets such as Twitch, Youtube and Mixer. The service supports multiple streaming outlets and has streamed over 20 million broadcasts to date resulting in almost 30 billion minutes watched. Streaming can be a complicated affair with multiple pieces of equipment and overwhelming software features. Restream.io has a new "Go Live" feature allows users to stream to multiple sources using no special equipment or software - just their web browser and webcam. If you’ve ever tried running your own live broadcast from your desktop then you are familiar with the daunting task of setting up an encoder for the first time. Many new live streamers not familiar with broadcast sof...
Jamaica Esports Initiative first Caribbean body to join International e-Sports Federation
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Jamaica Esports Initiative first Caribbean body to join International e-Sports Federation

The Jamaica Esports Initiative (JEI) has become the first Caribbean federation to be granted membership to the International e-Sports Federation (IeSF). Founded in July 2018, the JEI comprises approximately 700 gamers and the leading esports influencers in Jamaica. “We are enthusiastic about our acceptance into the IeSF, as it presents Jamaica as a forerunner for esports development in our region,” said Andrew Johnson, JEI vice president. International e-Sports Federation membership, grants Jamaica the opportunity to compete with 55 other countries in the body’s annual world championships. Other benefits include participation in international esports development workshops, a vote on global esports decisions as well as the ability to stage esports world championships in Jamaica. The IeS...
Tax Administration Jamaica Developing Mobile Application
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Tax Administration Jamaica Developing Mobile Application

Within the next four months, Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) should have a fully operational mobile application (app) that facilitates motor-vehicle registration and fitness fee payments online. The app, designed to run on a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet, will eliminate the hassle of waiting in long lines for extended periods at TAJ locations. It will allow persons to search for a motor vehicle using the vehicle identification or chassis number; pay registration and fitness fees; view and print payment history; be notified about registration, fitness and insurance expiry dates; and utilise a selected courier service for document delivery. The app is being developed by eGov Jamaica Limited through its Innovation Hub division. The working prototype was presented to memb...
New Flow UNLIMITED TALK combo plans
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New Flow UNLIMITED TALK combo plans

“Talk until you’re tired,” says Dwight Williams, Senior Director, Product Management at Flow Jamaica as he announced the company’s newest offer for prepaid mobile customers in Jamaica. Starting October 26, Flow customers will be able to access unlimited calling to any network in Jamaica along with unlimited messaging using the popular social platform WhatsApp through four new attractive plans being launched by the company. The new Flow UNLIMITED TALK combo plans offer affordable options ranging from 7 days to 30 days and bundle allocations of additional data from 350MB to 3GB for other Apps and internet browsing. Based on their individual budgets and preferences, Flow customers will be able to access these benefits for as low as $650 for a 7-day plan, $1,150 for a 14-day plan or $200...
Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 – Note 9 shines with supporting cast
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Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 – Note 9 shines with supporting cast

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 took place at 11 am on August 9th in New York City. Thousands were in attendance as Samsung unveiled the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and its powerful S Pen. Also on show was the Samsung speaker - Galaxy Home, Galaxy Watch and a partnership with Fortnite Developer Epic Games. Watch the entirety of Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 below.  
Monster Hunter: World becomes Capcom’s best-selling title
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Monster Hunter: World becomes Capcom’s best-selling title

Capcom Co., Ltd. (Capcom) today announced that Monster Hunter: World for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One*1 has shipped 7.5 million units worldwide (including digital download sales). A PC version is to be released at a later date. The Monster Hunter series consists of hunting action games that pit players against giant monsters in a beautiful natural environment. The series has sparked a social phenomenon known as the "Monster Hunter Craze" by introducing a new kind of communication style for players through cooperative play focused on hunting monsters with their friends. Since the first Monster Hunter title made its debut 14 years ago in 2004, the series has attracted a dedicated fan base, and overall grown into a mega-hit with cumulative sales of more than...
Flow Jamaica reduces data charges when roaming
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Flow Jamaica reduces data charges when roaming

Flow has announced a significant reduction in data-roaming charges. Launched on February 23, Flow mobile customers now pay a new data-roaming rate of only $50 Jamaican dollars per megabyte (MB). The new rate is applicable in both the United States and 45 other countries across the globe. “We are excited to announce that our customers can now use data, without fear or restriction, while travelling. Previously, data roaming was considered a premium service for travellers. However, as Jamaicans embrace mobility for both business and personal communication, Flow is leading the way and we have realigned our pricing strategy to meet the needs of our customers while on the go,” shared Dwight Williams, Senior Director, Product Management at Flow. He highlighted that “the new low data roaming...