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Local company donates 3D printer to UCCI

Local company donates 3D printer to UCCI

| 03/12/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Students at the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) now have access to a cutting-edge device that encourages collaboration, and enhances critical-thinking and problem-solving skills whilst providing a fun element of learning. Recently, UCCI received a new Robo-R2 3D pri [...]

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STEM Carib helps cultivate young scientists

STEM Carib helps cultivate young scientists

| 03/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Carib 2017 Conference is set for 10-13 October at the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI). Hosted by UCCI in partnership with Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (HU), the conference will focus on d [...]

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Port Authority boosts technology in schools

Port Authority boosts technology in schools

| 12/07/2017 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): The Port Authority of the Cayman Islands last month donated used computer equipment to John Gray High School (JGHS) and the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre (CIFEC) to enhance the technology available at both schools. The 20 LCD monitors and five desktop computers will be sh [...]

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John Gray students win robotics competition

John Gray students win robotics competition

| 17/03/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A team of 11-year-old John Gray High School students took first place at the 2017 Cayman Islands SeaPerch Challenge underwater robotics competition. The Aqua Lasers – Diamond White, Davonte Howell, Alvan Boxwell and Caleb Feare – earned an all-expenses paid trip to Atla [...]

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HSA’s DNA unit marks 10th anniversary

HSA’s DNA unit marks 10th anniversary

| 06/09/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The DNA unit of the Cayman Islands Forensic Science Laboratory, operated by the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA), has marked its 10th anniversary. Established in 2006 and internationally accredited since 2009, the unit conducts human identity testing for criminal, legal and priv [...]

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Overseas radar workshop benefits Cayman participants

Overseas radar workshop benefits Cayman participants

| 11/05/2016 | 0 Comments
CNS): A team comprising technical engineer Michael Carey (Cayman Islands National Weather Service), Earl Lindo (Cayman Islands Airports Authority) and Danny Salmon (Aviation Communications) recently took part in a training workshop in Belize covering technical support of weather radar. The workshop, [...]

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Hurricane exercise goes high tech with tablets

Hurricane exercise goes high tech with tablets

| 06/05/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): For the first time, government inspectors deployed a mobile emergency communications platform to monitor annual hurricane preparations. Using tablet computers, managers provided each other and specialist staff with live updates, as the 2016 shuttering exercise progressed across Grand Cayman. [...]

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Students geared up for robotics challenge

Students geared up for robotics challenge

| 11/03/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Maples and Calder is partnering with the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) to present the “Cayman Islands SeaPerch Challenge 2016” on Saturday, 12 March, at the Grand Cayman Beach Suites. The competition follows a series of free seminars on robotics hos [...]

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C&W launches Caribbean-wide sports network

C&W launches Caribbean-wide sports network

| 26/11/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Cable & Wireless (C&W) launched its sports network, Flow Sports, this week, marking the arrival of the first Caribbean-based, region-wide high definition sports network. Flow’s TV customers can now access both local and international action. [...]

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Computer Services head retires after 31 years in gov’t

Computer Services head retires after 31 years in gov’t

| 16/10/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Gilbert McLaughlin, the director of Computer Services, who has been with that government department for 31 years, retired on Friday, 9 October. He joined the department as a programmer in 1984, after completing his bachelor’s degree in computer science, and became its head in 1997. [...]

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C&W scores exclusive Premier League broadcast rights

C&W scores exclusive Premier League broadcast rights

| 14/10/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Starting next year, the Premier League will have a new home in the Caribbean, as Cable & Wireless Communications (C&W) has won the exclusive rights to broadcast live all 380 matches per season from 2016/17 to 2018/19. Beginning August 2016, the Premier League will be available on the [...]

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Football fans can go with the flow

Football fans can go with the flow

| 03/08/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Football fans in the Caribbean will have another way to follow Barclays Premier League (BPL) matches with a new app. The Flow Football app for mobile devices, released by Cable & Wireless Communications (C&W), enables customers to access matches and will go live 8 August with the [...]

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