September 23, 2021

The Editor Speaks: Is it so difficult to avoid bias?

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Yes it is. That would seem to be the case now when you read journalistic pieces in not just articles from overseas but even here in our own media outlets. I am appalled at the bias shamelessly exposed in what is presented as factual hard news. In today’s iNews Cayman we have published a number […]

The Editor Speaks: Connecting

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When one looks at the world today I wonder if we are really connecting? Except…. Paul McGowan who writes a column mainly about High End Audio and Audiophiles (I am one) wrote a small piece today that I share with you as it is exactly how I am feeling: Emotional connections – Paul McGowan There’s […]

Guyana: Police kill armed bandits

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From Caribbean News Service GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Dec 19 2016 – Guyana police Sunday night shot and killed two armed bandits, minutes after they robbed members of a family at a gathering in Campbellive, a populated place in Demerara-Mahaica on the outskirts of the capital. Family members said that the two men had entered the gate […]

Cayman Islands Immigration Department donates computers and cell phones to school

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The IT Department of Cayman Academy has been boosted by 15 computers and five cellular phones donated by the Cayman Islands Government Immigration. Presenting the gift on Thursday (8 December), Deputy Chief Immigration Officer Gary Wong said that the Immigration Department “was very interested in assisting schools in the Cayman Islands, particularly in the area […]

Arrests at Cayman Islands Northward Prison

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From HM Cayman Islands Prison Service Over the weekend, two visitors were arrested at HMP Northward on suspicion of smuggling contraband into the Prison during routine visits to inmates. These persons were searched by officers, and on discovery of drugs and a cell phone, the visitors were detained to await the arrival of police officers […]

US Congress passed a cell-phone unlocking bill. But it won’t do much. It’s a popular cause, but the legislation is mostly symbolic

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By Brendan Sasso Legislation to allow people to “unlock” their cell phones won unanimous support on Capitol Hill and is about to become law. But the bill won’t have much practical effect for most people. Cell-phone carriers already agreed to a voluntary unlocking policy, and the law will only be relevant until the Copyright Office […]

10 ways alternative energy is about to change the way tech gets powered

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By Lyndsey Gilpin From Tech Republic Solar-powered laptops, edible battery power, spray-on solar panels, mini windmills: This may be a game-changing year for clean technology. Apple was just awarded a patent for a possible solar-powered MacBook display. Image: Apple/USPTO Instead of rummaging through the house for your third lost iPhone charger, imagine simply placing the […]

Get to know the new Traffic Law: The Road Code

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The public will be able to purchase the Road Code of the Cayman Islands -2012 edition at all  Department of Vehicle & Drivers’ Licensing (DVDL) locations on Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac . “In addition to being bigger, the new Road Code has more detailed descriptions and is a more comprehensive guide of what is […]

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