Jamaica to be Included in World’s Largest Study of Web Impact for First Time

The World Wide Web Foundation, established by Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee, has today unveiled plans for its 2013 Web Index, with Jamaica included for the first time. The Web Index – which will be released on 22 November 2013 – is the world’s first measure of how the Web empowers people and delivers socio-economic […]

JN Foundation and JNSBL launch iSupportJamaica – Crowdfunding towards Economic Prosperity

In July 2013, JN (Jamaica National), known more for Home Loans and Mortgages, launched a revolutionary product that’s got many entrepreneurs talking, especially persons interested in going into Animation as announced in my article KingstOOn Animation Festival and GG’s “I Believe in Jamaica” Animation Training – Genesis of Animation Outsourcing. At their Jamaica-Diaspora Conference from […]

Barbados on the path to free island-wide Wi-Fi coverage

The Barbados Entrepreneurship Foundation in association with the Government of Barbados, the private sector and telecommunications companies set out on a project last year to completely cover the island nation with 100% free Wi-Fi by Novermber 11th, 2011 (11.11.11). The target date has come and gone and although 100% coverage has not been achieved as planed 60% of […]