Government hopes church spires will boost rural 4G and Wi-Fi

We know how difficult it can be to obtain a signal if you live in a rural area. The Government have come up with a plan to use church spires ‘to improve mobile, broadband and Wi-Fi connectivity across the UK following an agreement with the Church of England.’ ‘A new plan released today by the […]


Learn to code with the littleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit

Everybody knows Star Wars, but now there is a chance to learn to code with the littleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit. Learning to code seems to be the thing to learn from a younger age in today’s world and there may be a new toy that can help with this. ‘The littleBits Star Wars […]


HP just announced it will start reselling Apple products

We all know that Apple products are still in a very high demand. However, it has been announced that HP will start reselling Apple products. ‘HP has expanded its Device as a Service (DaaS) program – whereby businesses can purchase hardware via a subscription rather than making all the outlay upfront – to offer Apple devices as […]


Google Chrome launches default blocker

We are all familar with Google and probably uses the phrase ‘Google it’ a fair few times a day. However, Google Chrome have launched a new default blocker. This works by ‘launching a filter in the Chrome browser to punish sites for excessive use of the most irritating ads.’ Now do not get too excited, […]


Samsung may one day have a smartwatch with a built-in blood pressure monitor

Smartwatches seem to be the go to tech and have replaced standard watches. Samsung may one day have a product that will top the rest. ‘Monitoring your blood pressure is usually a troublesome task involving a heavy cuff that squeezes your arm to check your levels, but it looks like a future smartwatch from Samsung […]


Snapchat petition attracts one million signatures

If any of you use Snapchat then you will be aware of the new update that happened a few days ago. This update has made it a lot more difficult for you to view your friends snaps. Instead of just sliding to the left and being able to view your friends stories, you now have […]


Let us play cupid!

Valentine’s Day is here and if you are not head over heels in love with your current job then we are here to help! ITR Partners are an IT Recruitment company who operate both in the UK and overseas. We have a dedicated team who are here to help you find your new role. So […]


Robot skiers hit the slopes in their own Winter Games

The Winter Olympics- one of my favourite sporting events! But, Techradar have reported on a new take on Winter Sports…….. ‘ Edge of Robot: Ski Robot Challenge’


Ten gigabit home broadband tested in UK

Home Broadband- the love/hate relationship we have with download speeds! Well we may have the answer you need! ‘Broadband speeds of up to 10 gigabits per second (Gbps) have been tested in a home in the former Olympic village in east London.’ ‘Broadband operator Hyperoptic conducted the test, claiming it is the first time such […]


Amazon Alexa is set to get smarter

‘Alexa!’, your very own assistant who you can ask questions and also ask to play music! However, ‘Amazon’s sudden move into AI chip development suggests they want to make your conversations with Alexa as delay-free as possible.’ ‘As first reported by The Information, Amazon plans to create proprietary AI chips and place them in its […]