Tag Archives: Apps


    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
  2. FLOW’S TV SERVICES REACH NEW HEIGHTS – Improved Viewing Experience for Customers

    Revolution has a new name, as Flow announced today the rebranding of its cutting-edge Advanced Video Services (AVS) to Horizon from Flow. The rebrand will bring a refreshing upgrade to an already innovative TV product. The Company will roll out Horizon from Flow today in Jamaica and across its other Caribbean markets in the coming […]

    June 5, 2016TechnologyNo comments

    Digicel Barbados has announced the launch of its new suite of best value data plans which give prepaid customers even more data, plus greater freedom to use their data the way they want. The simplified, new plans range from one-day plans offering 50Mb of data, to thirty-day plans offering extra-large data bundles of up to […]

    May 15, 2016TechnologyNo comments
  4. Barbadian Environmental NGO launches Book Series, Videos and App

    A Barbadian animation group is lauded by the local arm of a United Nations department for looking to increase awareness via cartoons, videogames and books for primary school aged children. The global envoy saluted TALENT’s endeavours which were developed by the founder Aisha King during her days spent at Emergency Services in the Cayman Islands […]

    May 8, 2016Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Pitch-IT bringing opportunities for Caribbean & Bajan App developers

    Over 100 tech-savvy entrepreneurs will get the chance to hone their Mobile App development skills over the next 30 months, and make money for themselves at the same time. The developers will boost their skills through the Pitch-IT Caribbean programme, which is being facilitated by the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries along with several local […]

    February 24, 2016Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  6. Isle&Dine hosts to gain insights at briefing

    Barbadians eager to entertain and host tourists and others in their homes with authentic dining experiences will have an opportunity to find out how to do so when Isle&Dine kicks off its first host briefing this month. Isle&Dine is a technology platform where customers book and purchase dining experiences hosted by home cooks and chefs […]

    February 14, 2016Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  7. Celltick Partners with Cable & Wireless to bring Startscreen to Android Devices

    Celltick, a global leader in mobile marketing announces a partnership with leading Caribbean and Latin American network provider, Cable & Wireless Communications (C&W). C&W will provide a branded, localized and customized version of Celltick’s Start on its android phones across its Caribbean and Latin American markets. “Through this partnership, our customers will now have the […]

    January 24, 2016Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  8. Female entrepreneurs join forces to create web-based social dining platform, Isle&Dine

    Three female entrepreneurs have joined forces to create a new web-based platform that will bring chefs and cooks together with people from across the Caribbean and the world for shared dining experiences. Isle&Dine is a technology platform where customers will book and purchase dining experiences hosted by home cooks and chefs who prepare authentic local […]

    December 26, 2015TechnologyNo comments
  9. Flow unveils Multi Island Tech Kids Project this weekend in the City

    Children between the ages of five and nine will have the opportunity to learn first-hand about the exciting world of technology as telecommunications provider Flow hosts its inaugural Tech Kids Project. Forming part of the company’s ‘Let Christmas Flow‘ campaign, the initiative takes place on Saturday, December 19th at Flow’s retail store on Swan Street […]

    December 15, 2015Featured, TechnologyNo comments

    With Christmas just around the corner, telecommunications company, Digicel, is adding the sleek, sexy, high definition screen DL1000 handset to its suite of DL smartphones. The launch of the 5.5-inch DL1000 closely follows the release of the 5-inch DL910, the 4.5-inch DL810 and the 4-inch DL755, offering a suite of smart devices to meet every […]

    December 15, 2015Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  11. 1st Choice for Inspiration Everywhere: Get the App free for Christmas!

    Don’t let this inspiration slip from your grasp. With the ColourWiz app, you can snap photos of whatever inspires you and then instantly find the closest Harris colour matches and coordinating colours. Available for both Android and iPhone, the free ColourWiz app puts a powerful colour tool in your pocket for smart colour recommendations anytime, […]

    December 13, 2015Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Make Harris Paints your first choice for Christmas!

    Digitally paint walls with a new colour and even change the colour and materials of your cabinets, floors and countertops for a virtual preview. If you settle on a combination of colours that you like, you can print out a design report and bring it to your Harris/B-H Retailer to purchase the colours you have […]

    November 26, 2015Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  13. Changing the game: Cable & Wireless launches Flow Sports network across the Caribbean

    Flow’s sports fans are the winners with the news that Cable & Wireless (C&W) launched its new sports network, Flow Sports, on Monday 23rd November. With the arrival of the first Caribbean-based, region-wide High Definition sports network, Flow’s TV customers can now access new, exciting and high quality sports programming, featuring the best local and […]

    November 25, 2015Featured, FootballNo comments

    Acting Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harcourt Husbands, made this appeal when he addressed the Barbados Coalition of Services Industries’ (BCSI) seminar entitled: Business & Career Opportunities Available in The Arts Career, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. The event was staged as part of National Services Week 2015 and targeted fourth […]

    November 17, 2015Education, FeaturedNo comments
  15. New App makes for easier choices in preparing for Christmas

    Chief Executive Officer Ian Kenyon said hotels and offices provide consistent figures, but non-traditional seasons are gaining on traditional private consumer periods;- Harris Paints launched their ColourWiz app at their ColourCentre in Wildey with key stakeholders viewing the ease of use not only on the app which can help users redesign any room in their […]

    November 16, 2015Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  16. Harris Paints unveils ‘ColourWiz’ – BARP’s Executive Director does the sniff test

    Here’s Ed Bushell discovering why Harris Paints has the better offer… Plus, now available for both Android or iPhone, the free ColourWiz app puts a powerful colour tool in your pocket for smart colour recommendations anytime, anywhere.

    November 15, 2015Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  17. Harris Paints unveils ‘ColourWiz’ – 3 minutes to go, can he solve it?

    With Harris’ ColourWiz app, which is going to be launched across the region, you can snap photos of whatever inspires you and then instantly find the closest Harris colour matches and coordinating colours.

    November 15, 2015Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  18. Harris Paints unveils ‘ColourWiz’ – Now available on revamped website

    Several prominent industry professionals and interior designers witnessed the unveiling of ColourWiz on Harris Paints revamped Champions of Colour website.

    November 15, 2015Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  19. Harris Paints unveils ‘ColourWiz’ – Now on Google Play & Apple Store

    Ian Kenyon, Chief Executive Officer of Harris Paints delivered opening remarks and addressed questions along with other executives of the Company. Several notable interior designers and industry professionals also were present for the unveiling of ColourWiz.

    November 15, 2015Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments

    Digicel customers across the globe can discover and enjoy the latest and greatest apps with the launch of Digicel AppSeeker. Available as a free download from Google Play and pre-loaded on Digicel-branded DL810 and DL1000 smartphones – Digicel AppSeeker is a new fully customisable app which makes navigating the world of apps easy. And in […]

    November 4, 2015TechnologyNo comments
  21. Agriculture now seen as Entrepreneurship to fight Poverty

    The days of Agriculture seen by certain Barbadians as jobs for those deemed old or stupid is fast fading from view – many young people are now seeing it as niche markets for new career options. Esworth Reid, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, also addressed participants at the Caribbean Pacific Agri-Forum – he […]

    November 4, 2015AgricultureNo comments
  22. Caribbean Students to benefit from Flow, One-on-One Education Partnership

    Cable & Wireless, operator of the Flow and LIME brands, has signed a landmark five-year exclusive partnership with One on One Education Services aimed at offering Caribbean students greater access to a wide variety of study materials for GSAT, CSEC and CAPE examinations. One on One Education Services will provide a variety of educational materials […]

    October 31, 2015Education, FeaturedNo comments
  23. FLOW scores with exclusive Premier League football rights from seasons 2016/17 to 2018/19

    Starting next season, the Premier League will have a new home in the Caribbean. Cable & Wireless Communications Plc (CWC) just revealed it won the exclusive rights to broadcast live all 380 matches per season of the Premier League across 32 Caribbean countries from 2016/17 to 2018/19. Commencing in August 2016, the Premier League will be available on […]

    October 11, 2015FootballNo comments
  24. Caribbean Innovation Competition 2016 now open for young entrepreneurs, including Barbados

    The Young Americas Business Trust (YABT), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and The University of the West Indies launched the Caribbean Innovation Competition 2015-2016, a regional support programme and startup accelerator for CARICOM nationals seeking to take their Entrepreneurial Initiatives to the Market. The CIC is open to aspiring business owners as part of the […]

    September 27, 2015BusinessNo comments
  25. FLOW FOOTBALL APP Scores Big with Caribbean football fans – App ranks higher than Instagram & Facebook in regional Apple stores

    Since the start of the Barclays Premier League (BPL) season earlier this month, Caribbean fans have been downloading the new Flow Football App to access audio streaming of matches, commentaries and other football news live and direct at their convenience. In its first week, the app ranked among the top 5 apps to be downloaded […]

    August 24, 2015FootballNo comments