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Janine Mendes-Franco · September, 2013

I am a writer and media producer based in Trinidad and Tobago. Follow me on Twitter @JanineMFranco.

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Latest posts by Janine Mendes-Franco from September, 2013

Bermuda: Safety at the Risk of Privacy?

Vexed Bermoothes says that the public will tolerate a certain level of surveillance in the interest of safety, but is concerned that “Bermuda has no established regulations regarding the collection,...

St. Lucia: Hair's the Issue

[The Principal] believes that if he allows this…long haired boy, who never did anything wrong at the school, to enter the classroom, then chaos will prevail…[but] by resisting the simple,...

Trinidad & Tobago: Death Knell for Professional Photography?

Is the smartphone the death knell for professional photography? Mark Lyndersay discusses the question here.

Jamaica: Art to Spark Discussion

A must-read post by Under the Saltire Flag, that delves into the difference between great poets and novelists, public art and the way in which Caribbean people interact with it.

Trinidad & Tobago: Adobe by Subscription

Whether or not you like Adobe's new subscription model for its creative software doesn't matter much, according to Mark Lyndersay, who points out that users really have no choice.

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