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Gamers Roll Out; The Cross Country Tour May Be Coming To You
Video Games, Featured, Features, Tech Events

Gamers Roll Out; The Cross Country Tour May Be Coming To You

Greetings one and all; here to shed some light on a big event currently happening across Jamaica that you might not be aware of. To give some context on the matter let me introduce you to the main driving force behind eSports in Jamaica right now. Enter Isaiah-Triforce M. Johnson; CEO and Gaming World Record Holder of Empire Arcadia. You can check out a detailed interview with more information on him here ----->(click this link). With all the work he had done last year organizing and partly hosting the Digicel World DigiCup Event their gaming events it was no surprise that other Jamaican powerhouse companies took notice. Next up came LIME to throw in their bid into eSports with the LIME eSports Intergration Challenge, which he was more than happy to help them organize and get up and run...
Caribbean Blog Awards set for December 5
Tech News, Internet, Caribbean Tech, Tech Events

Caribbean Blog Awards set for December 5

The Jamaica Blog Awards has returned after a hiatus and returned with increased scope as the Caribbean Blog Awards. The awards were created to honour the best in blogging, celebrating the leading online content creators for the region. Nominations for the inaugural Caribbean Blog Awards are now open and runs until November 22nd 2014 before the Awards event at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on December 5th 2014. Awards up for grabs are divided into categories in the categories: Best Company and Business Blog Best Photography & Art Blog Best Entertainment Blog Best News and Current Affairs Blog Best Lifestyle Blog Best Beauty and Fashion Blog Best Personal Blog Best Food and Beverage Blog Best Music Blog Best Technology Blog Best New Blog (blogs started in 2014)...
Geezam.com wins Best Technology Blog at Jamaica Blog Awards
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Geezam.com wins Best Technology Blog at Jamaica Blog Awards

Geezam.com was started in December 2009 as an online oasis for technology, video game and web-related news from a source based in the Caribbean. Three years later Geezam.com is a leading blog in the region with a team of writers covering various tech topics and sharing their knowledge. We have worked hard over the years and have been rewarded with our first award. Geezam.com has won Best Technology Blog at the 2012 staging of the Jamaica Blog Awards. From the entire Geezam.com team I'd like to say thank you and stay tuned for more to come here on Geezam as we bring you more web news, video games and gadgets!
Nominations open for 2012 Jamaica Blog Awards
Tech News, Internet, Caribbean Tech, Tech Events

Nominations open for 2012 Jamaica Blog Awards

Its that time of year again when the Jamaica Blog Awards are on the lips and in the minds of many local bloggers. The blogging scene in Jamaica has really developed especially in the last 3 -4 years as access to the high-speed internet via mobiles, the islandwide expansion of fiber optic network of internet service Flow Jamaica as well as the explosion of social media sites such as Twitter, Youtube and Facebook. Setting up and running a blog is proving to be very simple process and not surprisingly being very expressive Jamaicans from all walks of life have taken to the interwebs to express themselves. Nominate you Favourite Jamaica Blogs Visit Jamaicablogawards.org between now and December 31st to nominate your favourite Jamaica Blogs in categories ranging from best lifestyle blog, ...
Jamaica Blog Awards 2011 Winners
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Jamaica Blog Awards 2011 Winners

The second staging of the now annual Jamaica Blog Awards took place at the Jamaica Pegasus on January 15th 2011. After a long voting and judging process the best and most popular Jamaican blogs were awarded according to categories like Best Beauty and Fashion Blog, Best New Blog and Best Overall Writer. Geezam.com was nominated in the Best Technology blog category but missed out as the award went to our friends over on Silicon Caribe for the second year. Congratulations to all the winners especially to Annie Paul who received a special awarded recognizing her excellence in blogging for her blog Active Voice. The rest of the winners in their respective categories are: Best Company Blog - Kid n Play Jamaica Best Photography Blog - 31 Ten Best Entertainment Blog - Real Talk with ...
Best of Geezam.com from 2011
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Best of Geezam.com from 2011

Geezam.com was started in December 2009. Two years later the website has grown and evolved into one of the main Caribbean based technology blogs. 2011 was a good year for Geezam.com in which the team was expanded and though a more refined posting schedule the readership has increased. 2012 is looking like a year that will see a lot of activity in the technology sphere and Geezam.com and it's team of writers will be here to bring you the latest and best. To all those who read the blog the Geezam team would like to thank you and we look forward to your continued support in the new year. Below is a selection of some of the best articles published on Geezam.com throughout 2011 as we aimed  to bring you the best in internet news, video games and gadget loving. Happy Holidays to you and your fam...
Jamaica Blog Awards 2011 launched
Tech News, Internet

Jamaica Blog Awards 2011 launched

The second staging of the now annual Jamaica Blog Awards is now in the planning stages as Jamaican blogs are being invited to be nominated in almost 20 different categories. Nomination runs up until December 19th 2011 at which time voting on the full slate of nominees will begin before the top 5 in each category is unveiled at a reveal show slated for January 2nd 2012. A second round of voting will ensue with the top 5 in each category up until January 12th 2012. The date, time and place of the award show is yet to be revealed but judging from last year's awards it will most likely be at the Jamaica Pegasus in Kingston. Jamaica Blog Awards 2011 Award Categories Best Technology Blog Best News/Current Affairs Blog Best Music Blog Best Entertainment Blog Best Food Blog Best L...
10 Online Tools every Blogger should be aware of and use
Tech Tips, Internet, Featured

10 Online Tools every Blogger should be aware of and use

Blogging has really gotten popular in recent years. It wasn't that long ago that people associated blogs or "web logs" with super smart internet geeks blogging about topics that average brain did not care about. Nowadays though there are blogs on every topic from tech to cooking to politics and everything in-between. So you are thinking about starting a Blog? Or maybe you are already a blogger? As a longtime blogger myself I thought I'd share a few useful tools I have used over the years. Take a look at them below and feel free to share others via a comment below. 1. Picnic A pictures says a thousand words and no blog post should be complete without one. Picnic is free with paid upgrades an option if necessary and can be your Swiss Army Knife for quick photo editing and does everything...