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 […]


Mobile Organisation!

We all know a mobile phone addict and how much it can take over day to day life. However, have you thought about how your mobile phone could help you become more organised? Wired.co.uk may have the answer, by following these few steps you could achieve organisational bliss:  


Apple AR Glasses

It is that time again, where Apple are in the process of releasing a new product! ‘Apple ARKit, an AR initiative Apple, has the potential to bring augmented reality to the forefront of consumer technology. It will allow developers to create augmented reality apps in minutes and hours compared to weeks and months.’ But there […]


EE ‘shoebox’ to tackle broadband not-spots

Do you live in a broadband not-spot? If so, EE could have the answer you are looking for! ‘Telecoms company EE has revealed plans to sell a 4G antenna that promises to bring fast broadband internet to thousands of homes in rural areas.’ The EE ‘shoebox’ would be a welcomed help for people who are […]