Tag: Street

Gear & Gadget moves into bigger, street front premises – The Royal Gazette

Created: Apr 01, 2021 08:00 AM

New location: Kenneth Pemberton, manager of Gear & Gadget, now on Queen Street (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

Gear & Gadget has a new location at 30 Queen Street (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

New look: Gear & Gadget has a new location at 30 Queen Street (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

Kenny Pemberton of Gear & Gadget has a knack for sourcing hard to find tech items.

Take the Sony PlayStation 5. If you try to buy it online, you’ll most likely find the note: Currently unavailable. The gaming system is highly sought after, right

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Philippine Central Banker Targets Street Stalls in E-Money Push

Photographer: Veejay Villafranca/Bloomberg

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Philippine central bank Deputy Governor Mamerto Tangonan has long wanted to make electronic money so ubiquitous that one could pay at a street stall via mobile phone. Now he’s leading the bank’s digital drive.

“This is my life’s purpose,” Tangonan said in a March 24 interview, his first since he took office in February.

Tangonan, 58, is point man for the central bank’s push to convert half of all retail payments into digital form by 2023 and extend

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