Science & Technology

SpaceX launches Taiwan’s first home-built satellite

(AFP) - SpaceX on Thursday launched the first satellite designed and built entirely in Taiwan, a spacecraft that aims to boost disaster forecasts and mapping, environmental observation and space...

Samsung eyes reset with new Galaxy Note

(AFP) - Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new model of its Galaxy Note as it seeks to leave behind the debacle over exploding batteries in the previous generation of...
cable and wireles business

C&W Business Reinforces Commitment To Customer Data Safety By Achieving International ISO 27001 Certification

PRESS RELEASE:-C&W Business raises its security bar with ISO 27001 MIAMI, FL – August 22, 2017 – C&W Business, a division of C&W Communications (C&W), a full-service communications and entertainment provider operating in the Caribbean and...

Flow undertakes “Flow in the Community” fault resolution initiative in Soufriere

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries, Saint Lucia, August 22, 2017 – Flow undertook the second edition of its Flow In The Community fault resolution initiative in recent weeks in the west coast community of...

Millions pour into US towns in path of total eclipse

On Monday, when a total solar eclipse sweeps across the United States for the first time in 99 years, people gathering in Charleston, South Carolina, will be the last...

Apple under pressure to dazzle as market slows

(AFP) - As Apple and Samsung gear up to launch new flagship smartphones, the market leaders are seeking a wow factor that can help them fend off challenges from...
law legislation

New e-litigation portal for Eastern Caribbean courts

GIS:-The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) through the Office of the Chief Justice is implementing an e-litigation web portal within all courts in all the OECS member states and...

Scientists gene-edit piglets, bringing transplants to humans closer

(AFP) - Scientists have successfully edited the genetic code of piglets to remove dormant viral infections, a breakthrough that could eventually pave the way for animal-to-human organ transplants. Their work,...
global-internet-blog

St Lucia ranks 122 worldwide in broadband speeds

A new ranking of world broadband internet speeds has placed St Lucia in the 122nd position. The findings are provided by the broadband comparison service Cable.co.uk. Cable.co.uk said it carried out more...
ict

New CXC app improves services

GIS:-The Mobile Application, CXC Connect, Facilitates the Receipt of Exam Results. The development of applications such as the recently launched CXC Connect, is critical to the CARICOM Single ICT Space. Speaking...