October 20, 2020

The power of print. Lessons from the world’s biggest brands

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By Chaymae Samir From Reuters Community If you missed Part 1 of our series on the current state and future of print, head to If Millennials killed print, will Gen Z revive it?. Last Christmas, Amazon announced that it would print a toy catalogue during the holiday season. For any other traditional retailer, this wouldn’t be […]

Are top publishers the next big players in hyperlocal news?

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By Chaymae Samir From Reuters Community Studies and articles on hyperlocal news outlets are full of examples of underperforming business models and failed ventures. Looking today at what was once named ‘’the future of journalism’’ and knowing what we now know, it is perhaps hard to grasp the hype around hyperlocal coverage.  Hyperlocal journalism, sometimes called microlocal […]

The power of print. Lessons from the world’s biggest brands

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By Chaymae Samir From Reuters Community Young companies are launching magazines to deepen connections with consumers. If you missed Part 1 of our series on the current state and future of print, head to If Millennials killed print, will Gen Z revive it?. Last Christmas, Amazon announced that it would print a toy catalogue during the […]

Concacaf and OEG Sports announce multiyear licensing partnership

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Deal Marks First Global Master Licensee Partner for Consumer Products of the Confederation Miami (Monday, February 4, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced a multiyear agreement with OEG Sports as its global master licensee and licensing agent for consumer products.  The rights deal makes OEG Sports, […]

ESPN is testing a global fantasy soccer game

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By Mallory Locklear From engadget Soccer fans around the world can join at any time. ESPN has launched a new global fantasy soccer game that will let soccer fans around the world compete across 13 global editions of ESPN.com.ESPN Fantasy Soccer, which launched in beta today, is presented in three languages — English, Spanish and […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them Bios (Final): Martina Watler and Aaron West

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Martina Watler – Academics – 15 – George Town Martina Watler’s writing skills earned her big recognition and major accolades. In 2015, she was a winner in the Commonwealth Essay competition. The competition is open to students from 49 countries within the Commonwealth. That year, there were over 13,000 entries. Out of the 7,200 entries […]

Jamaica: Former Moravian President and VP arrested in sex scandal

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From Caribbean News Service KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jan 24 2017 — Former Moravian President Paul Gardner and his deputy Jermaine Gibson have been both arrested and charged with carnal abuse and indecent assault. The attorney-at-law representing the men said that his clients said the accusations are being done “out of sheer malice, with the intention of […]

Cayman Islands Minister responds to Football Association’s PR

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Statement re CIFA Executive From Hon. Osbourne Bodden, JP, MLA Minister of Community Affairs, Youth and Sport The technicality used to block the bids of those seeking office is understood per CIFA’s Articles, but in light of all that has happened in the recent past with FIFA, CONCACAF and by extension CIFA, one would have […]

Exciting new additions to the 2014 Mashable Media Summit agenda

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By Casey Brown From Mashable The Mashable Media Summit is just around the corner on Dec. 5, and we’re excited to announce several new additions to our agenda. All sessions have themes of storytelling in the digital age, and we’ll be analyzing trends, such as big data, scalable video, global social media and more. The […]

New President for ICCI

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Dr David Marshall, a Chicago college VP has been appointed to the top job at the International College of the Cayman Islands (ICCI). Dr Marshall succeeds Dr Tasha Ebanks-Garcia, who is now the deputy chief officer at the employment ministry. April Cummings, Chair of the Board of Trustees of college said the board had voted […]