January 25, 2020

Married couple ID’d as suspects who threw 4 Chihuahuas over Sumter SPCA fence

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By Kayla Robins From The Sumter Item Woman has turned herself in, says they turned the dogs in because they escaped an enclosure on their property A married couple has been identified as the suspects who are accused of throwing four Chihuahuas over the fence at the Sumter SPCA earlier this month, after which two […]

Cayman Islands Youth Ambassadors Applications open

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From Cayman Islands Youth Services Unit GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Youth Services Unit (YSU) is inviting persons to apply to become Cayman Islands Youth Ambassadors. Application forms and further information are available online on the YouthFlex Facebook page or by contacting Youth Services Coordinator James Myles via email to [email protected] The pledge of the National Youth […]

Volvo’s 360c concept car

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Tweaking the Design of Volvo’s 360c Concept Car BY RAIN NOE From Core77 ID wish fulfillment FTW! Like everyone else, industrial designers can gripe about products or concepts. But unlike everyone else, industrial designers can actually do something about it- -at least in rendering form. In this fun-to-watch rendering vid, ID’er Eric Strebel articulates what […]

US: Teenagers threatened with jail if they ‘Trick or Treat’

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By: Kevin Mathews From Care2 Trick-or-treating is not a crime … or at least it shouldn’t be. Some towns around the country have decided to impose strict age limits on the Halloween ritual with actual laws and ordinances. It’s a misdemeanor to trick-or-treat after turning 12 in both Norfolk and Newport News, Virginia. A bunch […]

Quebec City’s bike rack

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Design Debacle: Quebec City’s Bike Rack Competition Yields $23,600 Cost Per Rack BY RAIN NOE From Core77 Design is intended to solve problems. And the original hope of industrial design, as promulgated by ID granddaddy Raymond Loewy, was that it would make mass-produced items beautiful, useful, and more economical to produce. But too often modern-day […]

Are digital IDs the start of a blockchain-based service economy for the Cayman Islands?

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By David Bentley From Blockchain News Caribbean initial coin offering (ICO) hotspot, the Cayman Islands, last week outlined a timeline for a proposed digital ID system for its population; it aims to have the technology in place within a year. Premier Alden McLaughlin presented details of the initiative in a speech at the Cayman Islands […]

Cayman Islands Premier’s welcome speech at Cayman’s Digital Economy conference

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Welcome to Cayman’s Digital Economy conference By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 8:30 a.m. Thursday, 21 June, 2018 Kimpton Seafire Resort Welcome to Cayman’s Digital Economy conference, but mostly welcome to the Cayman Islands. I bring you my own warm Caymanian greetings as well as those from the Government. We are glad you […]

The Caribbean Association of Banks urges readiness for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation

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PRESS RELEASE: ST LUCIA, MONDAY MAY 7TH – The Caribbean Association of Banks urges Caribbean-based entities, that interact with data on European Union (EU) citizens, to implement the necessary systems and processes for compliance with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). All entities that interact, in any way, with EU persons or their data including (but […]

e-Government for Cayman Islands

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From eGA Summary Cayman Government has decided to take Estonian e-government model as an example in building its e-society and developing public e-services. During that project eGA acts as main contractor for all consultancy services on e-governance between Estonia and Cayman Islands. The project is proceeded from the “Advisory mission to Cayman Islands” . Activities Project has […]

Woman discovers horrifying creature washed up on beach, Twitter helps ID it

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BY ISOBEL HAMILTON From Mashable Everyone loves a stroll on the beach, why else would people mention it so much in dating profiles? Walking hand-in-hand with a loved one, the sea air ruffling your hair, the gentle lapping of the waves — what could be nicer? Oh, and don’t forget the desiccated sea-monster lying on […]