Tag Archives: Apps

  1. NCF’s virtual colouring book on Barbadian festival goes viral

    The National Cultural Foundation’s (NCF) Crop Over Activity Colouring Book for Children has gone global. The digital version of the national book, which allows for colouring virtually and was first made available, last year, is being used outside of Barbados in places as far as Europe. “I have seen that persons have been uploading to […]

    May 29, 2021BooksNo comments
  2. HERO MODE (2021) Sean Astin, Mira Sorvino – Comedy

    A teenage coding genius has just 30 days to create the world’s greatest video game or his family loses everything. No pressure.

    May 23, 2021Games, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. Virgin Atlantic to launch IATA Travel Pass and TrustAssure trials to accelerate digital health integration

    Virgin Atlantic has taken a major step forward towards the introduction of digital health passes by partnering with IATA Travel Pass and TrustAssureTM to launch two separate, complementary trials to streamline customer journeys. From 16 April the airline will commence a one-month trial of the IATA Travel Pass on its popular London Heathrow-Barbados services, in […]

    March 29, 2021Featured, TravelNo comments

    There will be a number of changes to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s medication delivery service for its out-patient clientele effective Tuesday 1st December 2020. Chief among these modifications, the Barbados Postal Service will join Hopscotch to facilitate the delivery of medication; and a small delivery fee of Bds $10 or $16 based on the size […]

    November 24, 2020Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. celebrates 15 years in Job Recruitment

    The region’s leading job recruitment platform,, is celebrating its 15th year of transforming the professional lives of Caribbean people, through connecting candidates with recruiters to secure their dream jobs across the region. Despite the threat of COVID-19 to the global job market, has chartered a path of finding innovative ways to keep job […]

    October 4, 2020BusinessNo comments
  6. Trump issues orders banning TikTok and WeChat from operating in 45 days if they are not sold by Chinese parent companies

    USA’s 45th President Donald Trump yesterday issued an executive order that would ban the social media app TikTok and WeChat from operating in the US in 45 days if they are not sold by their Chinese-owned parent companies. The orders, which use similar language, do not state that a certain amount of money from the […]

    August 7, 2020Technology, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. SurePay is now accepting mobile payments through Bitt’s mMoney app

    (CAVEAT: Views expressed in this article are strictly‘s and in no way endorsed by either mMoney nor SurePay or any parent companies and/or subsidiaries) It is said most people spend a fortnight of their working lives queuing and paying bills, this is set to be dramatically reduced when a revised app creates more leisure […]

    October 2, 2019Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  8. Applications Open for Vybzing, CDB Youth Engagement Programme

    Applications are now open for Vybzing 2019, the flagship youth engagement programme of the Caribbean Development Bank. Vybzing takes place as part of the agenda for CDB’s Annual Meeting and is being held this year in Trinidad and Tobago between June 1-3, 2019. Caribbean youth will gather in Trinidad for an exciting, immersive three-day residential […]

    April 15, 2019Education, FeaturedNo comments
  9. Scotiabank Enhancing Digital Banking Offer

    Scotiabank recently launched its new Alerts feature for debit and credit card transactions which gives real-time notification once a debit or credit card transaction is conducted. Alerts are also available for purchases where the card is not present, where a card is used outside of the country and for both point of sale and ATM […]

    February 15, 2019BusinessNo comments
  10. Lack of taxis ‘costing Bermuda money’

    Bermuda’s poor taxi service is costing the island money, a business consultant and non-executive director of the Bermuda Tourism Authority has warned. Peter Everson said that an Uber-style ride-sharing service could take up the slack without killing off the traditional taxi service. He added: “We shoot ourselves in the foot. Every single visitor to Bermuda […]

    October 7, 2018TravelNo comments
  11. Launch of NEW Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App – Now Available on both iOS and Android

    Mikey at centre, the People’s Monarch and Party Monarch of 2018, with a few of the key personnel from the hard working crew who made the App possible! For your convenience, Users have three (3) options for transferring credit to friends and family. These can be found under the Send Funds option within the Mobile […]

    August 26, 2018Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Launch of NEW Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App – Send & Receive Credit

    There have been approximately 1,500 downloads so far… The Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App allows you to access your account details, transfer credit to friends and family and much more!

    August 26, 2018Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  13. New App for Barbados’ Crop Over 2018

    The D’Junction app, developed in Trinidad and Tobago, has received a warm welcome to Crop Over 2018 in Barbados. John King, Minister of Creative Economy, Culture and Sports (Barbados) , got a demonstration of the app yesterday and endorsed it as a tool to help take culture and the Crop Over product into the digital […]

    July 16, 2018Technology2 comments

    12 young Barbadians have skills to carry them forward into the world of work thanks to a pilot project with the Caribbean Science Foundation (CSF) in conjunction with Scotiabank and the Bridgetown US Embassy. Daneilia De Silva is the lead assistant with the Foundation, she explained the goal is to ensure the graduates have the […]

    April 9, 2018Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments

    In March of 2016, the EU-funded None in Three project was launched in Barbados and Grenada. The project involved five strands of action, one of which was the development of a computer game for use as an education tool in raising awareness and changing attitudes that contribute to relationship violence. Childhood and adolescence are critical […]

    February 18, 2018GamesNo comments
  16. Banking made easier with CIBC FirstCaribbean’s mobile banking upgrades

    CIBC FirstCaribbean has put the power to monitor their debit and credit card accounts for fraud in the hands of its clients by introducing client-controlled anti-fraud tools, including a geo-location service, transaction controls (including the ability to Freeze your Card) and real-time alerts to its award winning mobile banking app just in time for the […]

    December 20, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  17. Empowering Girls In Technology

    This coming Thursday 27th April as we celebrate the International Telecommunications Union’s (ITU) ‘Girls in ICT Day‘, girls and young women across three Caribbean islands are being encouraged to be ‘bold for change’, which was the theme for International Women’s Day. This ‘Day’ is really a move to empower girls from innovation to impact and as […]

    April 24, 2017Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments

    If you’re looking for a phone number and you went to for the number, then you may have noticed a big change in locating the website. This was confirmed over the weekend by Find Yello’s Marketing Manager, Pamela Roach, who addressed supporters and invited guests at Pirate’s Cove on Bay Street. The changes are […]

    April 17, 2017Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Gospelfest 2017 now in its 25th year of ministering to Barbados has come in for high praise from one of its sponsors who feels the event is getting bigger than this country. Peter Ellis, of the popular hire purchase conglomerate admitted to participants at the George Lamming Primary in Flint Hall this morning that he […]

    April 16, 2017MusicNo comments
  20. Huge excitement as Flow brings FA Cup to Barbados

    England’s oldest football trophy was the toast of Bridgetown recently, as Flow teamed up with reigning FA Cup champions Manchester United to host the Barbados leg of the FA Cup Tour of the Caribbean. Last year, Flow and Manchester United signed a multi-year regional partnership that covers sponsorship and media rights for the ‘Red Devils‘ […]

    January 23, 2017Featured, FootballNo comments

    Download The Flow Rio 2016 Extra App in either Android or iOS!

    August 7, 2016Olympics, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. App Building Programme awaits Barbadian Cabinet Approval

    Soon Barbadians will get a chance to learn how to build apps for mobile phones through specialised Government programmes… Presently the Ministry, thanks to Flow, is running a special workshop for young Barbadians “ITS for Teens.” When asked by Bajan Reporter if the youngsters would engage in the world of coding, she indicated this would […]

    July 31, 2016Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  23. Cable & Wireless Communications’ Flow ID Wins Global Telecoms Business Award for Customer Service Innovation

    UXP Systems, the leader in User Lifecycle Management for telecommunications operators, is pleased to announce today that they have been presented with the prestigious Telecoms Innovation Award for customer service innovation. The award, presented by Global Telecoms Business, honors the most innovative telecommunication achievements in the industry. UXP Systems, along with C&W Communications (C&W), were […]

    June 26, 2016Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  24. Streamlined efficiency in Caribbean schools: SmartTerm looking towards education’s future

    SmartTerm, a cohesive web and mobile learning management system, aims to reinvent education in the Caribbean by providing school administrations and students with a seamless, integrated experience. “Three years ago Shamir came to me with the idea after experiencing the school system in the United States and we thought of creating a tool for schools […]

    June 25, 2016TechnologyNo comments

    Customers of CIBC FirstCaribbean with smart phones, now have another innovative banking solution that will fit in with their busy lives. This is thanks to the recently launched user-friendly mobile banking app for smartphones – another innovation from the regional bank. “The new Mobile App joins a series of innovations introduced to help the bank’s […]

    June 14, 2016Featured, TechnologyNo comments