May 12, 2021

The Editor Speaks: Joke! Lady readers the following is a JOKE!

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Ladies do not read this Editorial. [This will mean you will!] Sent in by one of our readers. As I will not be in the office very much today (Wed) I thought all of us males needed a laugh instead of me writing a ‘rant’. Here we go then: MALE VS. FEMALE AT THE ATM […]

Even the best passwords are no match for social engineering

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BY JACK MORSE From Mashable Why go to all the trouble of breaking into an online account when you can just ask for the keys? While security experts released new password recommendations this summer, legions of hackers long ago realized that getting into a victim’s email or iCloud doesn’t require keyloggers, zero days, or USBs […]

PIN Graduation

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The Positive Intervention Now (PIN) Graduation took place at St George’s Anglican Church on Thursday 15th at St George’s Anglican Church. Pin is an afterschool intervention programme which caters to adolescents in the George Town area. PIN aims to provide comprehensive, high-quality afterschool activities that provide opportunities for afterschool students to feel safe, improve academic […]

Cayman Islands: PIN closing ceremony

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Everyone is invited to the Closing Ceremony for students of the PIN (Positive Intervention Now) Programme on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. What is Positive Intervention Now? Positive Intervention Now (PIN) is an afterschool intervention programme which caters to adolescents in the George Town area. PIN aims to provide comprehensive, high-quality afterschool activities […]

Barclays’ new ATMs let you withdraw money with your phone

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By Matt Brian From engadget Contactless technology is, we’re told, destined to replace physical currency. In the meantime, you’ll soon be able to use your phone to withdraw cash from an ATM — if you’re with Barclays that is. The banking giant announced today that it’s in the process of rolling out new in-branch cash […]

Cayman Islands Butterfield Bank enhances credit card security

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Extends Chip and Pin to full card lineup George Town, Grand Cayman—16 October 2015: Butterfield Bank (Cayman) Limited (“Butterfield” or the “Bank”) today announced that it has extended “Chip and PIN” technology to its full line of Credit Cards. Chip and PIN Cards feature an embedded, encrypted microchip for data storage that is nearly impossible […]

Cayman Islands police issue Christmas personal safety tips

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RCIPS Holiday Safety Initiative: Tips To Enhance Personal Safety During the Holidays Aside from road safety, the RCIPS is emphasizing other aspects of safety during its Holiday Safety Initiative, including personal safety. Violent crime and street crime in the Cayman Islands is rare, but there are things you can do to make yourself even less […]

Cayman Islands PwC introduces public speaking project for PIN students

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As this year’s PIN (Positive Intervention Now) term comes to a close, youngsters attending the afterschool programme have recently met the challenge of public speaking, having completed a special presentation project introduced to the students by PwC staff, who volunteer each week to work on the PIN programme. The students, aged 10 or 11 who […]

iNews Briefs

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Cayman’s ex-premier’s government credit card PIN was working reveals witness On Wednesday (24) at the continuing trial of Cayman Islands ex-premier McKeeva Bush for allegedly using his government credit card to withdraw money and gamble in casinos, in Tampa, Las Vegas and also in Bahamas, a prosecution witness said his PIN to access money on […]

Cayman Islands ex-premier on trial over credit card splurges, sloppy accounting

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By Jay MacDonald From Taking Charge Serving as the elected leader of the Cayman Islands is no day at the beach. Just ask William McKeeva Bush (no relation to the American political family), the first and now former premier of the Caymans, whose term in office ran from his election in May 2009 until his […]