Mar 10, 2015

Jamaicans are very expressive. And the Internet is just another medium to share their many expressions. There are lots of videos showing Jamaican culture in a fun and entertaining way while others mock current affairs issues.

Here are a few of the popular ones:
 

Lesa Anna & Father How Long - Beauty and the Priest

 

Feb 25, 2015

The advance of mobile technology has turned the bleak future of the offline retail industry completely on its head. Yes, customers are continuing to shop online, but increasingly they’re using the internet to enhance the offline shopping experience.
 
The future of shopping isn’t online or off. It’s both.

Feb 03, 2015

Jamaica’s Miss Universe Kaci Fennell sell off social media during the contest, and not only from Jamaican users either. We were her big supporters, of course, but the surprise was the overwhelming response and support globally. Here’s a roundup of some of those moments:

1. From USA Today

2. From E! News

Dec 30, 2014

Much of the news, events, happenings and gossip got their buzz via social media this year. Here are a few local and international items that created online frenzies.

Dec 08, 2014

1. New Mobile App helps fight crime in Jamaica

Jamaica is a beautiful country with an ugly problem. Crime. Now CrimeBot, a mobile app, will help alert Jamaicans of crime areas and report incidents. The app maps crime hot spots so users can view crime directly around them, report crimes and search other location for crimes. CrimeBot can produce useful data that might inform real estate purchases, for example, according to the Jamaica Observer.